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News - 7/9/2015

FSC Honored As A College Of Distinction For Ninth Year

For the ninth consecutive year, Florida Southern College has been selected for inclusion in Colleges of Distinction for the 2015-2016 school year. FSC is one of a small group of colleges in Florida to earn this prestigious designation, based on its excellence in four categorie...


News - 7/7/2015

Jones Crosses Threshold With Amateur Victory

Jimmy Jones' come-from-behind victory in the Florida State Amateur Championship 10 days ago helped the Tampa native clear a major hurdle. Jones came back from a three-down, three-to-go deficit in the Florida Amateur to defeat Cristobal Del Solar of Tallahassee on the secon...


News - 6/29/2015

Lecture on Frank Lloyd Wright's life and works

Timothy Totten, who has studied world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright for almost 25 years, will present a lecture at 12:30 p.m. July 8 at the Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala.  


News - 6/27/2015

Florida Southern Names Longtime Assistant Mike Blum as New Head Swimming Coach

Florida Southern College Athletics has announced the promotion of longtime assistant coach Mike Blum to head coach of the Moccasin men’s and women’s swimming program.


News - 6/27/2015

Minor League Baseball: Patience Paying Off for Former Moc

Keith Curcio was well on his way to having a fantastic rookie season after being selected in the sixth round of the 2014 MLB Draft by the Atlanta Braves.


News - 6/22/2015

Florida Southern College Hosts S.T.EA.M. Camp For Girl Scouts

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Florida Southern College has joined with Girl Scouts of West Central Florida and the Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute to conduct a week-long camp for Girl Scouts focused on science, technology, engineering, arts and...


News - 6/17/2015

WTSP 10 News Opens Polk County Newsroom at FSC

WTSP-TV is expanding its news coverage in Polk County through a new partnership with Florida Southern. The 10News team is opening a new Polk Newsroom in the William F. Chatlos Building at FSC and also will partner with Polk County’s leading newspaper, The Ledger.Polk Cou...


News - 6/12/2015

A Taiwanese Adventure!

Impressive is an understatement when it comes to our Mocs.  Seniors Virginia Machado and Wiresh Punwasi, two dedicated students of Mandarin, enjoyed learning the language so much, that they persistently pursued their own independent study abroad program in hopes of develo...


News - 6/4/2015

Florida Southern College Accounting Students Receive Scholarships At 21st Annual CPE Extravaganza

Two students from the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College were awarded scholarships at an annual professional education and fundraising event in Tampa on May 13.Kelley “K.C.” Wilson and Ryan Young received $2,000 schola...


News - 6/3/2015

Draft Workout: Kevin Capers Looks to Leap from Division II to the NBA

The odds of a Division I basketball player making the NBA are slim. The chances of a Division II player earning an NBA roster spot? That’s just about unheard of. Kevin Capers of Florida Southern College is attempting to beat the odds and take the enormous leap, from a sm...