2017 News Archive

News - 2/28/2017

The Importance of Student Research

Early in my college career, I was a physics major. AP Physics was the high school course that had most excited and challenged me. To this day, I find it a fascinating field. In my sophomore year, I decided that I’d like to see what physics research looked like. At t...


News - 2/22/2017

Dr. Bradford Runs the Extra Mile

Animal lover. Qualified world-champion triathlete. Award-winning journalist. No, these aren’t three different people, but one very motivated and compassionate person who makes it her mission to use her passions to effect positive change in the world.Such is the caliber o...


News - 2/22/2017

Authority on economic freedom to present lecture at FSC

One of the world’s foremost authorities on the benefits of economic freedom will present the next lecture in the Politics, Law and Economics Lecture Series at Florida Southern College. Dr. Thomas Saving, director of the Private Enterprise Research Center and Univers...


News - 2/21/2017

A Lit Trip to See Shakespeare

Orlando Shakespeare and FSC: On the Road for Love’s Labour’s Lost For the first time, the English department and Student Activities are teaming up to bring over 60 people to the February 23 production of William Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour&rsq...


News - 2/16/2017

Theatre Students Switch Places

My first blogs for the FSC Insights series were about my trip to Oslo, Norway with six of my musical theatre students to participate in the Musical Theatre Educators’ Alliance conference. The benefits of that trip to MTEA are still affecting the FSC students and campus.F...


News - 2/13/2017

Meet CEO Juliana Cardona Mejia ’13

Former Honors student Juliana Cardona Mejia ’13 has always been dedicated to selfless community service. Using that dedication, she has gone on to become the founder and CEO of Street Entrepreneurs, an organization that works to provide opportunities and work experience ...


News - 2/10/2017

Henry B. Plant, “King Of Florida,” Is Subject Of Lecture At FSC - 2017

Henry B. Plant, the man who helped create the modern city of Tampa as a thriving commercial center but whose life story remains largely unknown, will be the subject of the next lecture in the Florida Lecture Series at Florida Southern College.Historian and writer Canter Brown,...


News - 2/9/2017

Political Science Conference Presentations

Most people travel to New Orleans to see the sights, enjoy the food, and experience the city’s unique culture. From January 12-15, however, 13 FSC students and two faculty members took a road trip to New Orleans for a very different reason: to share their research at the...


News - 2/7/2017

Prof. Jim Beck Designs Award-winning Theater Set

For the second time in three years, Associate Professor of Theatre Arts James F. Beck has won a regional award for his set design in a professional theatrical production. The online magazine BroadwayWorld.com gives awards each year for acting, choreography, direction, cos...


News - 2/2/2017

15 Great Quotes from Our Professors

Florida Southern professors are committed, caring, and passionate about teaching and the learning process. Here’s a collection of quotes from our faculty detailing exactly what they find important in the teaching and learning process.1. Dr. Waite Willis, Professor of Rel...