2018 News Archive

News - 4/26/2018

Building the Healthcare Administration Program: Interview with Dr. Krause

When it comes to teaching at Florida Southern, it's important to make sure the students can apply their knowledge to real-world situations. Dr. Elizabeth Krause brings many years of her healthcare industry experience into the Healthcare Administration program she establish...


News - 4/18/2018

FSC Reads for the Red Tent Initiative During Women’s History Month

During Women’s History Month, students from Dr. Catherine Eskin’s “Writing About Feminist Humor” classes participated in events with The Red Tent Initiative (RTI), a local organization that takes a holistic approach to advocating for survivors of abuse ...


News - 4/10/2018

Polk Museum Summer 2018 Paid Internship Program

Florida Southern College students are invited to apply for a competitive six-week summer internship program at the Polk Museum of Art. The 2018 paid internship will run from Monday, June 4 through Friday, July 13, 2018. Undergraduate students majoring in any discipline at FSC ...


News - 4/10/2018

Preparing For a Career As a Medical Doctor

As a Biology major, Honors student, and goalkeeper for the FSC women’s soccer team, Paige Koetter has a lot on her plate. Her love of medicine, and her passion to become a physician, spurred her to extend her experiences beyond the FSC campus, with amazing success.Last s...


News - 4/9/2018

Filmmaker Annie Howell Discusses Her Work

Annie Howell is no stranger to the art of film. An alumna of Whitman College, New York University’s graduate film program, the Screenwriters Colony and IFP’s Emerging Narrative, she has won two awards for her film “Small, Beautifully Moving Parts” and w...


News - 4/6/2018

All-Male and All-Female Twelfth Night at Orlando Shakes

The wonder of Shakespeare came alive for students this month as we made the trek from Lakeland to Orlando not once, but twice in March. The first trip, sponsored as part of the Discover Florida series, took place on Thursday, March 1st. Students were surprised and intrigu...


News - 4/5/2018

New Book by Prof. Garcia Recounts Personal Stories of Mariel Boatlift

The 1980 Mariel Boatlift was one of the most dramatic and historic events of the 20th century, but for Dr. José M. Garcia, associate professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies, it was a personal experience. As a teenager, Dr. Garcia was part of that mass migration from Cu...


News - 4/3/2018

Forming an International Exchange Program in Norway

In August 2016, several of our theatre students had the opportunity to perform and study at the Bårdar Academy in Oslo, Norway. From that experience, an international exchange program was formed between Bårdar and Florida Southern College. In 2018, two Norwegian students and t...


News - 3/29/2018

NPR's Montanaro Cites Dangers of Fake News

Domenico Montanaro, NPR’s Lead Editor for Politics and Digital Audience, was featured as the second of three Distinguished Speakers in Florida Southern College’s 2018 Child of the Sun Lecture Series on March 16.In a discussion centered on navigating the media lands...


News - 3/27/2018

Professional Conference Has Wide Reaching Benefits

The animals at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, FL, recently welcomed some unique visitors, with very important business.Last month, the 4th Annual South Florida Primatology meeting was held at the Brevard Zoo. Among the attendees were Dr. Christy Wolovich, Associate Professor of...