2017 News Archive

News - 11/2/2017

Highlighting FSC Dance

The theatre department has been active on the Florida Southern College campus for decades. But in the past three years, it has become the Department of Theatre and Dance, due to a new dance program that offers a BFA in Dance, a BA in Dance, and a minor in Dance. Even though th...


News - 11/1/2017

Barnett School Included In The Princeton Review’s List Of Elite Business Schools

The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College has been included for the first time in the Princeton Review’s 267 Best Business Schools, a nationally respected guide for students and parents to the most elite schools, which was...


News - 10/30/2017

Engaging Students in the Wellness Center

Abigail Elias, the Assistant Director of Wellness-Fitness, loves having the opportunity to watch and take part in students’ growth through fitness and wellness while achieving their professional goals. During the day, she dedicates her time to planning for tasks such as ...


News - 10/30/2017

Nigel Farage, Influential Leader Of Brexit Movement, To Speak At FSC

Nigel Farage, one of the world’s most fascinating and influential politicians and a mastermind of the “Brexit” movement in the United Kingdom, will give a lecture at Florida Southern College at 6 p.m. on Nov. 3 in the Becker Business Building at Florida South...


News - 10/25/2017

Pioneering Photographer Jerry Uelsmann To Give Lecture At FSC

Pioneering art photographer Jerry Uelsmann, whose surreal montages broke the boundaries of what is visually possible, will visit Florida Southern College to give a lecture and to answer questions about his work. Uelsmann will give the lecture at 1 p.m. on November 2 in th...


News - 10/23/2017

Spending the Summer Down Under

Kylie DeBoer created a Wordpress blog detailing her experiences on her Junior Journey trip to Australia and New Zeland. Here's an excerpt of her experiences. you can check out the rest of the story here. Landing Down Under I couldn’t help but laugh a little...


News - 10/12/2017

Viewing the Great American Solar Eclipse at FSC

The FSC Astronomy Club has been increasing its presence at FSC by hosting events open to the campus. These are typically star gazing evenings; recently, on September 26th, everyone in attendance got a great view of the surface of the moon as well as Saturn.At the beginning of ...


News - 10/6/2017

FSC Honored with Prestigious Economic Development Award

Florida Southern was presented with the George Harris, Jr., Economic Development Award for Large Businesses in recognition of its growing campus and contribution to the regional economy by the Central Florida Development Council at its annual dinner meeting on Oct. 4.Polk Coun...


News - 10/5/2017

Where Mixing Your Passions Can Lead

A unique journey took Amanda Long ’17 to surprising destinations and put her on an unexpected career path.Amanda distinguished herself at Florida Southern in a number of ways.  Most notably, she was a double major in both Biology and Music, conducted extensive resea...


News - 10/5/2017

North Korea Human Rights Advocate To Speak At FSC

The international nuclear standoff with North Korea has put the totalitarian regime’s human rights record in greater focus, and one of the world’s leading advocates for human rights in North Korea will be the next speaker in the Politics, Law, and Economics Lecture...