2017 News Archive

News - 11/20/2017

Presentations in Political Science

On October 20-21, four political science majors from Florida Southern College presented research projects at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-South. The meeting, which was held in Orlando, Florida, attracts scholars of international politic...


News - 11/20/2017

Jürgen Moltmann and Other Distinguished Speakers to Lecture on the Future of Christian Theology

A two-day series of lectures at Florida Southern College will bring together some of the world’s most illustrious theologians to give their views on the topic “The Future of Christian Theology.” Dr. Jürgen Moltmann, widely considered the world’s mo...


News - 11/17/2017

Meet Marine Mammal Trainer Ellen Cuppage '15

From a young age, Ellen Cuppage '15 knew she wanted to work with animals and marine life. Originally from Strongsville, Ohio, she chose to attend Florida Southern to achieve this dream. With a degree in psychology and minors in biology and Spanish, she is putting all that ...


News - 11/16/2017

Brenda Lewis Impacting Lives

Brenda Lewis has been an integral member of the FSC community for 23 years now. You may know her as the director of the Simmons Multicultural Center, or you may have seen her at one of the many events they put on each semester to highlight learning about diversity.Lewis got he...


News - 11/15/2017

FSC Creates Esports Program For Competitive Video Gaming

Florida Southern College will join the latest wave of high-tech sports competition with the launch of a new eSports program this spring. College officials anticipate that FSC will be the first school in Florida to join the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), a n...


News - 11/13/2017

Behind the Music

Hello! I’m Dr. Kira Omelchenko, the director of the orchestra and string program here at FSC! I’m just one of many friendly faces you’ll find in the Music Department. Through a series of blogs, I’ll be taking you on a journey through the Music Departmen...


News - 11/13/2017

Don't Miss the Yellowstone Junior Journey!

This May 6-12, I hope to take a Junior Journey group to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. We still have several seats available for that trip, and it is not filling as quickly as I had hoped.But why would you want to make this your Junior Journey? I've had the pr...


News - 11/6/2017

Interview With An Author: Meet Kimberly Karalius '10

Kimberly Karalius ’10 was an English major who won several awards for her writing as a student. Since graduating, she has gone on to publish Love Fortunes and Other Disasters, her debut novel, along with several other major works. Love Fortunes and Other Disast...


News - 11/3/2017

An Odyssey Across Greece

Arrival in Athens Waking up in a new time zone is not something we were accustomed to, however when we gazed upon the scenic coastlines of Greece, we all felt the excitement we had when we first signed up for this expedition many months ago. Our day began seven hours ahea...


News - 11/2/2017

My Awesome Summer!

For most people, summer means taking it easy. But for Mocs, it means pursuing passions. Why choose sleeping in when you can teach children about the ocean? Why nap at the beach if you can work with Cherokee Native Americans? During their free time, Florida Southern students kn...