2018 News Archive

News - 12/21/2018

Bay News 9 Report Features Esports Program

The Tampa Bay Business Journal and Spectrum Bay News 9 have introduced regional audiences to Florida Southern's innovative new esports program. Led by a passionate team of students and staff, the College's esports team brings players together in a shared spirit of comp...


News - 12/19/2018

Introducing Dr. Torres-Palsa, the newest member of the Doctor of Physical Therapy team

Florida Southern is excited to welcome Dr. Maria Torres-Palsa to the Doctor of Physical Therapy team. As an assistant professor within the School of Physical Therapy, she will teach our anatomy and clinical skills course series.   In addition to her clinical experience t...


News - 12/17/2018

FSC Holds Winter Commencements

Florida Southern College conferred 45 undergraduate degrees and 82 graduate degrees at two separate winter commencement ceremonies on Saturday, December 15, 2018. Of the graduate degrees, one was a doctorate in Education. Both ceremonies took place in Branscomb ...


News - 12/13/2018

Student-Led Agency Gives Social Media Presence to Nonprofit

The Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program in Polk County is partnering with members of Florida Southern’s student-run digital agency, Lux12, to produce a social media strategy that builds awareness of the organization’s main mission of collecting and distribut...


News - 12/12/2018

FSC Students Performing at the Retirement Community

In the hustle and bustle of the end of the semester, it is very common for our students in the Department of Theatre and Dance to be extremely busy with not only final exams, but also final performances.Our main stage production of Kiss Me Kate, Senior Projects, an Emerging Ar...


News - 12/12/2018

VITAS Healthcare Renews Support for Nursing Program

Representatives of VITAS Healthcare met with faculty members from Florida Southern’s School of Nursing and Health Services Dec. 10, to tour the department and facilities and to present a $10,000 gift in support of nursing scholarships and educational content related to e...


News - 12/10/2018

Interview with Dr. Morvillo: All About the Medical Laboratory Science Major

As the professor of biology and the Department Chair, Dr. Nancy Morvillo gets a priceless opportunity to work on developing new majors and expanding the department. In this interview, Dr. Morvillo shares what Medical Laboratory Science major is, what it’s like working in...


News - 12/6/2018

Did You Know: 10 Holiday Facts

The most wonderful time of the year is here for so many people of different faiths around the world! Scroll through this story to read all about the fun backgrounds behind many different holidays.1. Did you know? The idea of Santa Claus stretches all the way back to the 3rd ce...


News - 12/4/2018

Five Wintertacular Events

The last week or so of college can get very overwhelming with all the endless studying and preparation for finals. On the other hand, it’s officially December and holidays are quickly approaching. Then why not get in the holiday spirit and take a a little break with all ...


News - 11/16/2018

Florida Southern Breaks Ground For New Weinstein Computer Sciences Center

FSC today marked a major expansion of its computer science program with a groundbreaking for the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Computer Sciences Center, which will provide a state-of-the-art computing environment for the growing department. The dramatically distinctive stru...