2015 News Archive

News - 10/19/2015

Opportunities Dance Their Way to Florida Southern

The dance department at Florida Southern has extended a rare invitation to accomplished performance students all over the country: professional-level training with individualized attention to prepare for a career in dance. Dance students coming to FSC experience the small...


News - 10/19/2015

Simmons Center Welcomes Peruvian Bishop

The Simmons Multicultural Center responded to an appeal for help from a distant land last week. A Catholic bishop from Peru visited Florida Southern College, and the EPA Hispanic Club and other members of the Multicultural Student Council welcomed him with open arms.Bishop Ped...


News - 10/16/2015

Florida Southern Head Coach Mike Blum Wins Debut Dual Meet Against Tampa

Florida Southern swimming split a pair of dual meets against Tampa, delivering head coach Mike Blum a debut win.


News - 10/15/2015

Volleyball Wins in Closest Match of Season

UT and Florida Southern College added another chapter to their rivalry this past Thursday, when the No. 14 ranked Moccasins pushed the No. 2 ranked Spartans to five sets. The Division II defending National Champions extended their Sunshine State Conference win streak to 57 con...


News - 10/13/2015

Knoxville Film Festival Awards FSC Professor

A Florida Southern professor has done it again! William Allen, M.F.A. of the communications department recently won third place in the documentary division at the third annual Knoxville Film Festival. The 2015 Awards were announced during a ceremony in Tennessee on Saturday, S...


News - 10/12/2015

Florida Southern Case Competition To Help Department Of Citrus’ China Strategy

The MBA program at Florida Southern College is hosting its second annual Southeast Region Strategic MBA Case Competition, and the winning teams will help the Florida Department of Citrus expand its marketing of fresh grapefruit in China. The competition will take place Oc...


News - 10/8/2015

Florida Southern to induct seven into athletics hall of fame

The Florida Southern Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet will begin at 7 p.m. in Jenkins Field House. It is open to the public and the cost is $30 per person or $240 total for a table of eight.


News - 10/7/2015

A Professor's Personal Pursuit to Teach

Sometimes the connection a professor has to teaching is related directly to life experiences. For FSC Associate Professor Dr. Jose Garcia, teaching Spanish and Latin American studies is more than academic — it is personal.Garcia was just 13 years old when he was told to ...


News - 10/7/2015

FSC Among Most Innovative Small College Business Departments

Florida Southern College’s Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise has been ranked among the most innovative small college business departments by Business Research Guide. The ranking was published on the organization’s website in September.Florida So...


News - 10/6/2015

Three CEOs Of Leading American Corporations To Be Present At Celebration Of Excellence

In an unprecedented occasion in Polk County, the chief executive officers of three important and influential American corporations will be present at a Celebration of Excellence at Florida Southern College. The Celebration comprises two events, the awarding of the Prize f...