2015 News Archive

News - 11/7/2015

Capers' patience pays off after being picked by Knicks in D-League draft

Capers was drafted by the Westchester Knicks in the third round of the NBA Development League this past weekend. The selection ended months of speculation of where Capers, who led Florida Southern College to the NCAA Division II men's basketball national title last year, w...

News - 11/5/2015

FSC dedicates structure outfitted with advanced technology

The handsome facade of the newest building on the Florida Southern College campus has been on display for a few months to those walking or driving along Lake Hollingsworth.

News - 11/5/2015

Lakeland, A Perfect College Town, Brims with FSC Students

It doesn’t take a special event to draw FSC students to downtown Lakeland. With its coffee shops, galleries and wide open spaces, the downtown area is often brimming with FSC students going off campus to grab a bite to eat or settle in for a study session at any number o...

News - 11/4/2015

FSC’s McGregor is SSC XC Freshman of the Year

Florida Southern College men’s cross country runner Dean McGregor was named Sunshine State Conference freshman of the year by the conference on Tuesday.

News - 11/2/2015

FSC Announces New Master’s Degree In Educational Leadership

Florida Southern College announces a new graduate degree program aimed at educational professionals who want to become leaders in their field. The Master of Education in Educational Leadership will begin offering classes in the summer of 2016, pending Florida Department o...

News - 10/30/2015

Wife Of Stetson Kennedy Will Give Lecture About His Life And Work

The life and times of the legendary Stetson Kennedy will be remembered by his wife, educator and writer Sandra Parks, in the next lecture in the Florida Lecture Series at Florida Southern College. The lecture, “Stetson Kennedy: Folklorist, Journalist, Activist,&rdqu...

News - 10/29/2015

International Recognition for Business Professors

Proving that the Florida Southern business school’s AACSB accreditation is not just a title but a continuous standard set to meet the highest of academic expectations, professors Chuck DuVal, Ph.D. and Will Quilliam, Ph.D. won “Best Paper” awards for all four...

News - 10/22/2015

Nick Stone Having Fun on the Way Up

Like many students, Nick Stone ’15 found his internship was educational and gave him a lot of good career experience. As a bonus, he said, it also was a lot of fun.“I realized I wanted to stay in radio. It’s such a fun environment,” he said.Hall Communi...

News - 10/21/2015

Mouth-Watering Dining Accommodates Busy, Hungry Students

As a campus that’s constantly on the move, Florida Southern is alive with students who are frequently running from class to sporting event to meeting. To better serve this active, hunger-inducing lifestyle, Florida Southern’s food service vendor of more than 30 yea...

News - 10/19/2015

President Of American Enterprise Institute To Give Lecture At FSC

The head of one of the most prominent research and policy institutes in America will give a lecture at Florida Southern College giving his vision for a new conservative movement focused on reducing poverty and expanding opportunity for vulnerable people. Dr. Arthur Brooks...