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News - 8/18/2015

Auburn woman spends summer working with rhinos in South Africa

Abigail Farrow, a biology major at Florida Southern College always been interested in animals. She spent three months living at the orphanage, located so far off the grid that the nearest town was more than an hour away. Her primary responsibilities were feeding the baby rhino...

News - 8/18/2015

Florida Southern opens state-of-the-art business building

The building is a parallelogram to complement the college’s Frank Lloyd Wright buildings,” says Kathleen Whitaker, FSC’s director of marketing and communications. “It has two acute and two obtuse angles that result in a dynamic profile, especially from ...

News - 8/14/2015

Kings Park lacrosse star will play for Southern Florida

The 2015 season didn’t go as Kings Park boys’ lacrosse head coach J.M. Simpson would have wanted, as his team struggled to a 2-14 record, but a silver lining was the development of senior attack and team captain Liam Winwood, who will go on to play at the college l...

News - 8/13/2015

G.W. and Shelia Jacobs Endow $1 Million Scholarship at FSC

Expressing a desire to return generosity that was shown to him, one of Florida Southern College’s most distinguished alumni has established a $1 million endowed scholarship for talented students who otherwise would not be able to afford college.Attorney and retired insur...

News - 8/12/2015

Princeton Review Recognizes FSC Among The Nation’s Best Colleges

For the sixth consecutive year, Florida Southern College has been included in The Princeton Review’s prestigious college guidebook, The Best 380 Colleges. Only 15 percent of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges were selected, and Florida Southern’s inclusion in...

News - 8/10/2015

Florida Southern College debuts business-themed bachelor's program

There will be a new bachelor's degree program at Florida Southern College this fall that focuses on how businesses function in society as a whole.

News - 8/4/2015

Jasmine Childress ’15 Wins Award at National Meeting

Fulbright Fellowship finalist Jasmine Childress ’15 won the Meritorious Oral Presentation Award, a prize typically given to advanced graduate students, at the annual meeting of the American Society of Parasitologists in Omaha, Neb., in June. Childress was one of fiv...

News - 8/4/2015

All Wright, All Day celebrates 75th anniversary of Florence architectural landmark

If you’re a fan of architecture — especially that of Frank Lloyd Wright’s designs — a new August event is going to be all right.

News - 7/31/2015

FSC Completes Interior Restoration Of Historic Annie Pfeiffer Chapel

As part of Florida Southern College’s ongoing commitment to preserve its historic Frank Lloyd Wright collection of structures, a project was recently completed to thoroughly restore the interior of the signature Annie Pfeiffer Chapel. The chapel—the first of the W...

News - 7/30/2015

Florida Southern Signs 7 in Recruiting Class for Women's Basketball

Entering her second season as the head women's basketball coach at Florida Southern, Betsy Harris will have to replace six players from last season's team that finished sixth in the Sunshine State Conference.