2016 News Archive

News - 4/20/2016

Around the World

Follow FSC students as they show us through their camera lens all that they've seen and experienced as they adventured all around the world. Enjoy this first series of photo essays, brought to you by FSC Mocs.


News - 4/18/2016

Exciting Excursions in Cancun

My Junior Journey trip to Cancun, Mexico was a luxurious, exciting, relaxing, and thrilling week of adventure. When our bus pulled up outside of the Moon Palace Resort, I was amazed by its sheer size and beauty. I knew we would be staying at a nice place, but I was not aware o...


News - 4/15/2016

FSC School of Education stays SMART with the times

Since more and more classrooms are equipped with new technological updates each year, faculty members at FSC’s education department make it a priority for future teachers to learn how to use the SMART board. Today, the department is the only degree program in the nation ...


News - 4/13/2016

Historical Figure Of Jesus The Subject Of Biblical Symposium At FSC

The latest developments in scholars’ ongoing search for a clearer historical portrait of Jesus will be the subject of the 2016 Biblical Symposium at Florida Southern College. The symposium, “Reading Jesus Between the Lines: Recent Research on the Gospels and t...


News - 4/11/2016

Director Of The Imagination Institute To Be Next Distinguished Lecturer At Florida Southern College

Scott Barry Kaufman, who used his childhood experiences dealing with deafness to become one of America’s leading thinkers about intelligence and creativity, will be the next speaker in Florida Southern College’s new Child of the Sun Distinguished Speaker Series.Dr....


News - 4/8/2016

FSC Dance Program Debuts With Its First Performance

In its debut performance, the new Department of Dance at Florida Southern College will offer its first concert, featuring original dances and special guest performances by the Florida Dance Theatre. The concert, “FSC | dance: New Beginnings,” will showcase the...


News - 4/7/2016

Professor Risdon Slate Honored by Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

Professor Risdon Slate, who has waged a courageous battle against the unjust treatment of the mentally ill in the criminal justice system, has been awarded the highest honor of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. Dr. Slate, professor of criminology and chair of the ...


News - 4/5/2016

Child of the Sun Series: Empowering Minds by Example

Academic exploration is one of the noblest missions of our time. Philosophical discussion and research surrounding the arts and sciences has resulted in a phenomenal advancement of human thought. Through the newly established Child of the Sun Distinguished Speakers Series, Flo...


News - 4/1/2016

Matt Cicanese ’12 Awarded National Geographic Young Explorer Grant

Anyone who has seen the nature photos of Matt Cicanese ’12 might think that his work belonged in the pages of National Geographic magazine. Now, that may very well happen. Cicanese learned in March that he has been awarded a grant by the highly competitive National ...


News - 3/31/2016

Investigation Discovery Journalist Discusses “Hate In America” Documentary Series At Florida Southern College

Award-winning journalist Tony Harris will share his experiences and insights about his documentary series, “Hate in America” on April 5 at Florida Southern College. Harris’ visit is part of the Department of Communication’s annual speaker series, w...