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News - 4/13/2015

Prof. William Allen Creates Documentary on Writing with Pencil

Assistant Professor of Communication William Allen has pencils on the brain. Ask anyone, from his students who come to his office and see framed pictures of pencils on the wall to his children who bought him a stylus designed as a pencil for Christmas. Therefore, it makes sens...

News - 4/13/2015

“Truth And Trust In The Mis-Information Age” To Examine Ethics In Modern Media

Today’s modern media landscape, with its instantaneous release of information and the expansion of who is a “news gatherer” means media ethics are more challenging than ever before. “Truth and Trust in the Mis-Information Age,” an examination...

News - 4/12/2015

FSC Book Club Donates to Jesse Keen Elementary

Donations like the Roux Reads Book Club are pleasant surprises. The club's donation will likely go toward boosting classroom book racks.

News - 4/7/2015

Author and Children’s Advocate Jenna Bush Hager to be Guest Speaker at Mother’s Day Lunch

Author, children’s advocate, educator and journalist Jenna Bush Hager will be the special guest speaker for this year’s Mother’s Day Lunch benefitting the Roberts Academy at Florida Southern College. The lunch will take place from 10:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on...

News - 4/7/2015

Modern Languages Department Announces International Film Festival

The Department of Modern Languages at Florida Southern College is pleased to announce its inaugural International Film Festival. The series consists of two weekends of double features from four countries, with subtitles in English. Refreshments will be served, and all films ar...

News - 4/4/2015

Attracting Millennials: Lakeland A College Town?

The Lakeland area is home to at least seven colleges or universities — a mix of public and private institutions, including for-profits, offering a wide variety of academic disciplines and available at varying tuition rates. Thus, someone who is college-bound can find pre...

News - 3/30/2015

Ordway's Polling Center to Provide More Engaged Learning

Not long ago, a red nameplate went up on the door of what used to be one of Ordway’s computer labs. And while there are still computers inside, the nameplate proclaims that the room’s purpose has shifted from that of a computer lab to the new Florida Southern Colle...

News - 3/29/2015

Florida Southern Hosts Victory Party

There wasn't anything that could slow Florida Southern College during the NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Tournament. The Moccasins were greeted by more than 200 fans, who welcomed back their champions with applause, high-fives and hugs after Saturday's 77-62 vic...

News - 3/27/2015

Chem and Comm Pair Up to Form an Unexpected Bond

FSC Grant Vid from William Allen on Vimeo.  In a video proposal demonstrating (above) how metal-organic frameworks provide open space for molecules and applications, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry Dr. Jarrod F. Eubank initiated a grant project which allows for...

News - 3/25/2015

Explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau Named Honorary Chancellor

With charm and passion, international ocean explorer and conservationist Jean-Michel Cousteau pleaded with Florida Southern College students to do more to make the world’s oceans safe and environmentally secure.Mr. Cousteau, the son of legendary explorer and inventor of ...