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News - 5/11/2015

Jenna Bush Hager: ‘All Moms Want the Same Thing’

Former First Daughter Jenna Bush Hager charmed both adults and children alike as the guest speaker at the second annual Roberts Academy Mother’s Day Lunch in May. More than 400 people attended the event, which raised funds and awareness for the Roberts Academy, Florida S...


News - 5/8/2015

New Military Officers Urged to Lead by Example

Facing FSC cadets about to be commissioned as military officers, U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Garrett exhorted them to lead by example.“It’s easy for your words not to match your deeds and ask of others things you are not capable of doing yourselves,” he said....


News - 5/4/2015

Travel Opportunities Give Way to Personal Growth

The spring semester has ended and the long-awaited May Option travel opportunity has begun for approximately 200 students, who have packed their bags and are heading — not for home — but for eight different locations around the globe.Not only a convenient time to s...


News - 5/1/2015

Donnelly Named New Coach of Mocs' Basketball Team

Florida Southern College announced today the hiring of a new head coach to take the helm of the College’s NCAA Division II championship men’s basketball team. Michael Donnelly, head coach of NCAA Division II Southern Connecticut State University, was chosen from an...


News - 4/29/2015

Lockheed Martin Chooses FSC Students for Internships, Jobs

Like many college students, Nikole Dangelo ’14 was trying to figure out her career path. She had dual majors in economics and business administration and was a top student in the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise, but, she says, “I didn’t ...


News - 4/29/2015

Chairman Emeritus Of A+E Networks To Be FSC Commencement Speaker

One of the most respected executives in cable television history will be the speaker at Florida Southern College’s commencement next week. Abbe Raven, Chairman Emeritus of A+E Networks, will deliver the graduation address at the May 2 ceremony, culminating several days o...


News - 4/27/2015

Daniel Armes' Italian Junior Journey

On Mountain Climbing The entire Italy trip included adventures I do not get to experience back home.  For three days we went mountain climbing.  On the last day we climbed to more than 9,000 feet!  The view was spectacular and there were mountains in every dire...


News - 4/22/2015

Leah Schwarting's Washington Center Memoir

When I first stepped off the plane in D.C. to attend The Washington Center, I felt a bit like I was starting all over again. After three years in college, I once again found myself in an unfamiliar city, living in an unfamiliar apartment, without knowing anyone or knowing exac...


News - 4/21/2015

Elected SGA Executive Board of 2015/2016

While the end of the academic year is a time for goodbyes, it is also a time to prepare for new beginnings. The current Student Government Association (SGA) executive board might be leaving, but several students have already stepped forward to fill their roles as the new leade...


News - 4/16/2015

Dr. Rubert Prevatt, Master of Horticulture, Dies at 89

Dr. Rubert W. Prevatt, John and Ruth Tyndall Professor of Citrus Sciences Emeritus, who taught an entire generation of citrus growers and managers in Florida, died April 13. He was 89.Dr. Prevatt taught at FSC from 1970 to 1999, during which time he inspired dozens of students...