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News - 3/18/2015

Uncovering The Myth: Dr. Denham Writes First Biography On William Pope Duval

The trials and triumphs of great men can often get shrouded by time, turning legend into fact. Such is the case of William Pope DuVal, the territorial governor of Florida during the antebellum era. Now, 161 years after his death, professor of history Dr. James Denham is lookin...


News - 3/17/2015

Junior Laura Hackett's Summer at Library of Congress, D.C.

Laura Hackett '15 can add one more bullet point to her list of many accomplishments as an English literature major at Florida Southern College. Now in her junior year, the Venice, Florida-native spent the past summer working at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. f...


News - 3/17/2015

Monday Profile: Amanda Blount

Amanda Blount, the director of Student Education and Compliance, was recently featured by the The Ledger for her help with the Florida Southern's Just Ask program. She has been instrumental in educating students and the community on sexual discrimination.


News - 3/11/2015

Seniors Prepare for Graphic Design Showcase

From the outside, the art department tucked neatly by Buckner Theater looks calm and serene. But just like a swan paddles franticly under the surface, the seniors inside the studios are just as energetically engaged for their upcoming thesis exhibitions, a creative process tha...


News - 3/10/2015

Meet Michael Scott '14

When his bachelor’s from Florida Southern proved valuable not long after his graduation, business administration major and undergraduate alumnus Michael Scott ’14 decided on yet another degree from his alma mater.  As a current MBA candidate and employee of an...


News - 3/9/2015

FSC Water Ski Coach Roger Skalko To Be Remembered With Service And Show

The irrepressible spirit of former Florida Southern College Water Ski Coach Roger Skalko will be celebrated next week with a memorial service that will also include a water ski show.“Roger’s Ski Show Memorial” will be held at 10:40 a.m. on Wednesday, March 18...


News - 3/6/2015

Vinyl Venture: Entrepreneur's Wrapped Up in Work

This article was published by The Ledger


News - 3/5/2015

Nobel Prize Winner Vernon Smith To Give Lecture At FSC

The Center for Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College is pleased to announce that Dr. Vernon L. Smith, winner of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, will give a special lecture as part of the Politics, Law, and Economics Lecture Series on March 18.Dr. Smith will gi...


News - 3/5/2015

Explorer Cousteau to be Honorary Chancellor

World-renowned explorer, environmentalist, filmmaker, and educator Jean-Michel Cousteau will be invested as Florida Southern College’s 81st Honorary Chancellor at the College’s 130th Founders Day Convocation on Friday, March 13, at 11:00 a.m. in Branscomb Auditoriu...


News - 3/5/2015

Gasparilla 5K winners quite comfortable in cooler temperatures

This article was Published by the Tampa Tribune