2018 News Archive

News - 9/14/2018

Advice for Selecting High School Courses

Many high school students (and their parents) struggle with choosing classes that will not only meet high school graduation requirements but also improve their chances for admission into highly selective colleges. Remembering that everyone's situation is different, here ar...

News - 9/3/2018

FSC students relish integral roles in film production

McGregor, a senior from Fort Myers, joined about 15 students who worked on the set of “My Florida Home,” a short movie shot in July and directed by Florida Southern professor Matthew Herbertz. Production took place in two overnight sessions.

News - 9/3/2018

The need for physical therapists in Polk County is particularly acute.

Florida Southern sees more growth on the horizon as the school is adding a Doctor of nursing and Master of psychology. Read the full article on the Business Observer website.

News - 8/8/2018

Princeton Review Recognizes FSC Among The Nation’s Best Colleges

For the ninth consecutive year, Florida Southern College has been recognized in The Princeton Review’s prestigious college guidebook. Only 15 percent of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges were selected, and Florida Southern’s inclusion in The Best 384 College...

News - 8/7/2018

Two Perspectives on Italy

We all dreamt of experiencing “a whole new world”, as kids, after watching Disney’s Aladdin. Luckily for us, Florida Southern gives us an amazing opportunity to pick from dozens of once in a lifetime trips around the world. For us, it was Italy.Before we...

News - 8/1/2018

President Anne Kerr Honored With Visual Arts Award

President Anne Kerr has been named a recipient of the Visionaries of the Visual Arts Award, which was presented at a benefit dinner at the Naples Sailing and Yacht Club, organized by the Harmon-Meek Gallery of Naples. The award recognizes individuals who are noted for their ef...

News - 7/31/2018

Theater Students Enjoying Broadway

Tuesday, May 9thToday, we arrived at Laguardia Airport for our much anticipated Broadway Experience New York Junior Journey. Our trip is one of the two Junior Journeys designed specifically for students majoring in theatre, though anyone can sign up to take the trip! This year...

News - 7/25/2018

Biology Research: Bahamas National Trust Conference

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) hosted its biennial conference at the Baha Mar on Nassau, Bahamas and among the attendees were Drs. Gabriel Langford and Eric Kjellmark, and two FSC students: Kaitlin Brittain ‘18 and Alexandra Weot ‘18.A green anole lizard, the sub...

News - 7/17/2018

Important Mission in Costa Rica

My Junior Journey to Costa Rica was an absolutely breathtaking and heartwarming experience. All of the students and staff on this trip came to help others with an open mind and heart. We all instantly clicked and collaborated so well together, which made our experien...

News - 7/16/2018

Junior Journey Leaves a Lasting Legacy

Dr. Kristian Taylor, Assistant Professor of Marine Biology, has led Junior Journeys to the British Virgin Islands (BVIs) before, but his latest trip had an added, and lasting, impact. It may be odd to think that the FSC campus has something in common with the BVIs, but we...