2015 News Archive

News - 12/7/2015

Award-winning Documentary “No. 2: Story Of The Pencil” To Screen At FSC

Consider the humble pencil. Assistant Professor of Communication Will Allen has. His new documentary examines the history of the pencil and the impact it has had on creativity, work, and human progress. The film, No. 2: Story of the Pencil, has been well received at film ...


News - 12/7/2015

FSC’S Elementary Education Program Ranks First Among Florida Private Colleges

According to a report released Dec. 4 by the Florida Department of Education, Florida Southern College’s elementary education program is the best among all private colleges in the State of Florida and tied for second out of 75 public and private elementary education prog...


News - 12/4/2015

Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter Earns High Honors Designation

The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma at Florida Southern College once again has been recognized as a high honors chapter by Beta Gamma Sigma national headquarters.Beta Gamma Sigma is the world’s premier business honor soci...


News - 12/3/2015

A Student's Review of her Trip to the British Isles

During my Junior Journey, our group visited Dublin, Salisbury, and London. We had many great adventures, and it was a trip I will not forget in my lifetime. We learned about the cultures and histories of the places we went. Overall, our journey was an incredible one, and hopef...


News - 12/2/2015

Get to Know Chase Hoyt '17

It's not hard to find determined Florida Southern students taking leadership positions and advancing quickly in their field. We spoke to one of such students, and we found out that passion and motivation are just some of the key ingredients toward a successful career path....


News - 12/1/2015

Florida Dance Theatre’s “The Nutcracker” Is Part of Florida Southern College’s Festival of Fine Arts Series

Lakeland’s own professional dance company, the Florida Dance Theatre, brings its celebrated annual production of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” to the stage of Branscomb Auditorium.


News - 12/1/2015

Florida Southern women gaining momentum and attention

For the first time since the 1992-93 season, Florida Southern is 7-0. The Moccasins also received votes in the latest USA Today/Women's Basketball Coaches Association NCAA Division II Top 25 and are No. 19 in the NCAA Division II National Media Poll.


News - 11/27/2015

Callahan Ceplenski Acquiring Real Estate and Experience

The FSC Career Center gave senior accounting and business administration student Callahan Ceplenski valuable help preparing his résumé to apply for an internship with Publix Super Markets, Inc., in Lakeland. Publix offers several competitive and highly desirable paid internshi...


News - 11/23/2015

Chamber Orchestra Performs for Community

This semester, Kira Omelchenko and the FSC Chamber Orchestra had the honor of performing at prestigious events, like the 2015 Fall Conference of the combined Florida Orchestra Association and the Florida/American String Teachers Association.Playing at the conference is by invi...


News - 11/20/2015

Meet AP Photographer Chris O'Meara '85

During the early 1980s Massachusetts-native Chris O'Meara was determined to fulfill his dream capturing newsworthy images. At the time, O'Meara was not only an FSC student learning the competitive ropes as a journalism major, but he was also a full-time staff photograp...