2017 News Archive

News - 4/6/2017

Harvard Art Scholar And Author To Deliver Lecture At FSC

A brilliant young art scholar and the author of an innovative book about the nature of creativity will be the third and final speaker in the spring 2017 Child of the Sun Distinguished Speakers Series at Florida Southern College. Dr. Sarah Lewis, assistant professor of his...


News - 4/5/2017

Conservationist Jeff Corwin To Speak At Marine Science Symposium

Florida Southern College is excited to announce its second annual Marine Science Symposium, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 8 at the McKay Archives Center at FSC. This year’s plenary speaker is renowned conservationist and television host Jeff Corwin, w...


News - 4/4/2017

Meet CEO Ricky Marton '14

FSC students come in with big dreams and leave with hope for the future. One alum, Ricky Marton ’14, an artist and philanthropist, is living out his dreams of inspiring change in the world through his nonprofit charity organization, Be Robin Hood (BRH), through which he ...


News - 4/3/2017

Florida Southern Wins Sunshine Showdown In Nike/US Lacrosse Division II Women's Top 20

There were no changes among the top ten teams in the Nike/US Lacrosse Division II Women's Top 20, with those ten squads posting a combined 13-0 record for the week. Top-ranked Adelphi continued to roll with two more blow-out victories. The Panthers have registered three sh...


News - 3/29/2017

Florida Southern College To Be Designated United Methodist Historic Site

Florida Southern College has been registered as a United Methodist Historic Site and will be formally recognized with a dedication ceremony on March 31.The dedication will take place at 2 p.m. in the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel at FSC, with the Rev. Alfred Day, general secretar...


News - 3/28/2017

The Circle of (Academic) Life

“Life, uh… finds a way.” You may recognize that quote from Jurassic Park (it helps if you imagine Jeff Goldblum saying it). Finds a way to do what, exactly? As I’ve written previously in this space, I don’t know a lot about biology but I think wh...


News - 3/27/2017

Melvin Gallery Hosts Weekend Exhibition Of Surrealist Photographer Jerry Uelsmann

An exhibition of works by pioneering photographer Jerry Uelsmann will be on display for one weekend only at Florida Southern College next week. The exhibition, “Disruption and Conversation:  Jerry N. Uelsmann, 50 Years in the Dark Room,” will be in t...


News - 3/23/2017

Citrus Industry Leader Bill Becker To Be Presented Prize For Economic Freedom

A transformational leader in Florida’s citrus industry will be the recipient of the 2016-2017 Prize for Economic Freedom from the Center for Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College. Bill Becker, founder and CEO of Peace River Citrus Products, will be presented t...


News - 3/21/2017

Universal Orlando Public Relations Executive To Speak At FSC

A public relations executive with Universal Orlando will be a guest speaker at the Department of Communication at Florida Southern College.Alyson Lundell, senior director of corporate communications for Universal Orlando Resort, will give the informal talk at 5:30 p.m. on Marc...


News - 3/20/2017

Meet Music Therapist Robert Stewart '13

Living proof that you can combine your interests into a career you love, Florida native Robert Stewart ’13 was a music management major at FSC, before joining his love of music with interest in psychology and helping people in FSU’s master of music therapy program....