2018 News Archive

News - 2/5/2018

Americans Want Parties Reformed But Can’t Agree On How, FSC Center For Polling and Policy Research Finds

A new poll just released by the Florida Southern College Center for Polling and Policy Research finds that there is widespread support for reforming the system of political parties in America but little agreement on the specific changes needed.“Reforming American Politic...

News - 1/30/2018

FSC Among Best for Teacher Certification Exam Prep

According to new figures from the Florida Department of Education, the School of Education at Florida Southern College is the best among private schools in Florida for preparing teachers to pass the Florida Teacher Certification Examination. The Florida Department of Educ...

News - 1/26/2018

Summer Health Professions Education Program

Over the summer, I had a chance to participate in the Summer Health Professions Education Program (better known as SHPEP). It provides minorities of all classes (i.e., race, gender, and poverty) with resources, professional school preview, and shadowing experiences.SHPEP parti...

News - 1/23/2018

Top 10 Reasons in GIF’s Why You Should Study Communication at FSC

10. Emoji Interpretation. According to Google, 90 percent of the world’s population use emoji’s in online communication. Having a context of early language systems, such as hieroglyphs, facilitates emoji interpretation. Opposing Times New Roman’s cartel on ac...

News - 1/22/2018

Spencer Symposium On Chemistry And Medicine To Be Held At FSC

The eighth annual Spencer Symposium at Florida Southern College, highlighting research advances in chemistry and medicine, will be held on Friday, Jan. 26, in the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel on the FSC campus. The series of four lectures, from 2:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m., are free and op...

News - 1/16/2018

Horsing Around at Brandon Equine Veterinary Medical Center

As an aspiring veterinarian, I am always reminded how competitive veterinary school admissions are. That is one of the reasons why I picked Florida Southern College for my undergraduate work in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.Last summer, I volunteered at Brandon Equine Vet...

News - 1/12/2018

Media Advisory: Ryan White To Lecture At Florida Southern College

Journalist and author Ryan White will give the next lecture in the Florida Lecture Series at Florida Southern College, “Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way,” at 7 p.m. on Jan. 18 in the Hollis Room on the FSC campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.Si...

News - 1/11/2018

Skeletons Tell Many Stories

Last semester, Dr. Laura Habegger, visiting assistant professor in the Biology department, taught a new course at FSC called Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy. In the course, students explored how scientists compare and contrast anatomical features among vertebrates. These invest...

News - 1/11/2018

President Anne Kerr Honored With Visual Arts Award

Florida Southern College President Anne Kerr has been named a recipient of the Visionaries of the Visual Arts Award, which was presented to her at a benefit dinner at the Naples Sailing and Yacht Club on Tuesday. The annual event is organized by the Harmon-Meek Gallery of...

News - 1/5/2018

Florida Southern dedicates Wright-inspired building, welcome center named for grad Jim France

Florida Southern College has dedicated a new building that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright scholar Jeffrey Baker, naming it the Sharon and Jim France Admission Center.