2015 News Archive

News - 9/16/2015

Rosy Gardens in the "Most Beautiful" Campus

If Florida Southern is known for anything other than its great academics and vibrant student-life culture, then it’s the beauty of its campus. FSC’s magnificent gardens extend all throughout campus, two of which contain roses propagated by Dr. Malcolm Manners, the ...


News - 9/16/2015

‘The Southern’ Honored at SPJ’s Sunshine State Awards

Florida Southern College’s student newspaper, The Southern, placed first and its online publication placed second in the Student Division of the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sunshine State Awards. In addition, FSC graduate Maggie Ross, who served as ed...


News - 9/11/2015

Omicron Delta Kappa Chapter Selected For New York Times In Leadership Program

Florida Southern College’s chapter of the honor society Omicron Delta Kappa has been offered a prestigious opportunity from the New York Times in Leadership program. The New York Times in Leadership chooses select chapters of Omicron Delta Kappa that have shown a hi...


News - 9/9/2015

Prestigious College Guide Names Florida Southern No. 4 Best Regional College In The South

Florida Southern College continues to rise in the rankings of the best Regional Colleges in the nation, according to the prestigious U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2016 guide book that was released today. Of the 98 schools selected for inclusion, Flori...


News - 9/9/2015

Amazon Donates Kindles to Roberts Academy

The big boxes with orange bows and the Amazon logos were waiting, and third- and fourth-grade students at the Roberts Academy soon were tearing into them, pulling aside paper and packaging to pull out 40 new Kindle Fire reading devices. Holding the readers, they smiled, held t...


News - 9/8/2015

Barnett School to Offer Online MBA

Florida Southern is preparing to expand its online education in dramatic fashion by offering an MBA degree in January that will be earned almost entirely through online courses. The new online MBA option is an exciting development for the Barney Barnett School of Business...


News - 9/7/2015

Integrating Faith And Work The Subject Of Lecture

A former business executive who has devoted himself to helping people integrate their faith with their vocations will be the first speaker in the 2015-2016 Politics, Law and Economics Lecture Series at Florida Southern College.Hugh C. Whelchel, executive director of the Instit...


News - 9/3/2015

FSC's Festival of Fine Arts offers bigger, more diverse season

The college’s annual showcase of student and faculty talent, which runs from Sept. 4 to June 17, will include a performance that gives community members the first look at its new dance program and feature the college’s largest and highest-profile gallery exhibit ye...


News - 9/2/2015

The 50 Best Colleges For Greek Life

Florida Southern University is dedicated to ensuring a safe, positive, and healthy Greek life that gives back to the local community.


News - 9/1/2015

Noted Cancer Researcher To Give Keynote Lecture At Spencer Symposium At FSC

A former senior researcher at the National Cancer Institute, who has delved into the use of antibodies to combat cancer, will be the keynote speaker at the sixth annual Spencer Symposium at Florida Southern College. Dr. Christoph Rader, associate professor at the Scripps ...