2017 News Archive

News - 1/17/2017

Lively Classical Pianist Julian Gargiulo Returns To FSC

Pianist and composer Julian Gargiulo has been known to invite audience members onstage to pantomime while he plays Chopin and to make fun of his own unruly mop of hair. Although he has studied at internationally renowned conservatories, Gargiulo’s approach to classical m...


News - 1/11/2017

Lecture Examines New “Sharing” Economy

A free-market look at the “sharing” economy will be the subject of the next lecture in the Politics, Law, and Economics Lecture Series hosted by the Center for Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College.Alex Armlovich, a fellow at the Manhattan Institute, will giv...


News - 1/11/2017

“Old Books are Awesome”: The Remnant Trust Ten

Florida Southern is always bringing exciting learning opportunities to campus. Last semester, the FSC Archives hosted select books from The Remnant Trust (RT), a "public educational foundation that shares an actively growing  collection of manuscripts, first edition ...


News - 1/10/2017

Roberts Academy Expands Facility And Adds Middle School Grades

The Roberts Academy, Florida’s only transitional school for children with dyslexia, is pleased to announce that it is expanding its facilities in preparation for adding two middle school grades beginning in August 2017.The expansion of the main building on the campus at ...


News - 1/10/2017

Keeping Connected with Musical Theatre

One of the advantages of studying theatre at Florida Southern College is the campus proximity to the entertainment industry of Orlando and the cruise ship industry of Tampa and Miami. I must admit that, being from Pennsylvania, when I realized teaching at Florida Southern woul...


News - 1/9/2017

Surrealist Artist Steven Kenny Featured In Exhibition At FSC

Steven Kenny, a St. Petersburg artist whose work has carried forward the surrealist tradition in fresh and startling ways, will make his Polk County debut with an exhibition at Florida Southern College.Kenny’s work has been exhibited in galleries and museums across the c...


News - 1/6/2017

A Month Studying Abroad in Spain

Who wouldn’t want to call a beautiful coastal city on the Costa Blanca their home for a month? Getting familiar with the locals, eating the most delicious foods, seeing some of the best views, learning a language, and above all, sharing this experience with amazing peopl...