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News - 3/29/2022

Jazz Ensemble Tunes Up For Performance At Florida Southern College

Florida Southern College’s Festival of Fine Arts is closing out March with a performance of Jazz Excellence, featuring FSC’s Jazz Ensemble performing with guest artist Aaron Eckert.Eckert is a trombonist from the U.S. Army Blues Band, the premiere Jazz Ensemble of ...


News - 3/29/2022

FSC Graduate Schools Of Nursing, Education, And Business Ranked Among Nation’s Best By U.S. News & World Report

Florida Southern College’s graduate programs have ascended the ranks yet again in U.S. News and World Report’s prestigious 2023 Best Graduate Schools Rankings list. The College’s part-time MBA and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs were named among the natio...


News - 3/28/2022

Jill Stephens ’95

Jill Stephens has had a long-standing relationship with Florida Southern College. She received her bachelor’s degree from FSC in Sports Management. She also has a master's degree from the United States Sports Academy. She is one of the driving forces behind the FSC a...


News - 3/25/2022

Family History is a Catalyst that Drives Dr. Shelby’s Success

To say that Dr. Shameka Shelby is a role model is an understatement. From the time she was 10 years old, Dr. Shelby had a desire to solve problems, specifically those of a medical nature. Much of her desire stemmed from the fact that she had four maternal aunts diagnosed with ...


News - 3/25/2022

FSC Stands in Solidarity with Ukrainian Student

Mariia Rezhylo ’23 felt the weight of loneliness and helplessness when she learned Russia invaded her home country of Ukraine on February 24. “The first three days were really hard for me,” she said. “I couldn’t sleep, I couldn’t focus....


News - 3/24/2022

FSC Alum Serves With Passion

Cullen Thomas O’Donnell ’16 has always had a heart for service.An alumnus who graduated with a Bachelor’s in Psychology and Spanish, as well as a Bachelor’s in Sociology, Cullen joined the Peace Corps as a volunteer soon after graduating from Florida So...


News - 3/23/2022

FSC Student Banks Additional Funds for Invention

Brooke Lierman ’24 won $10,000 at the TD Bank Business Plan Competition for her invention of OverTheShoulder. The competition took place in the auditorium at the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Computer Sciences Center the afternoon of March 23.  “This is absolute...


News - 3/22/2022

Doc Moc’s Creator Now A Moc Mom

Long before her daughter became a Moc, Deana Massey created a red, furry creature for Florida Southern College.Doc Moc, a mascot of FSC’s past, was created in 1985 by the talented costume character designer from Pennsylvania.Deana got her start at Hersheypark, an enterta...


News - 3/21/2022

SGA Hosting Donation Drive for Ukraine

Student Government Association is hosting a donation and supply drive for Ukraine March 23 through April 7. The supplies will be shipped the week of April 11.SGA is accepting items, as well as monetary donations, that can be made online through www.flsouthern.edu/giving. If do...


News - 3/16/2022

Mary Virginia Conrad Riggins: FSC’s First Female Trustee

Florida Southern College is exploring its rich history this Women’s History Month, featuring several significant women who have helped form and shape the College as it stands today.Mary Virginia Conrad Riggins played a prominent role in the history of Florida Southern Co...