2019 News Archive

News - 8/13/2019

Day of Impact: FSC Celebrates Lessons From The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

In January, students and faculty members gathered to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with a special Day of Impact that included a service project to assemble hundreds of trays of nonperishable food for distribution to hungry and homeless youths in Polk County....


News - 8/8/2019

Princeton Review Recognizes FSC Among Nation's Best Colleges

For the tenth consecutive year, Florida Southern College has been recognized in The Princeton Review’s prestigious college guidebook. Only about 13 percent of America’s 3,000 four-year colleges are profiled in the book, and Florida Southern’s inclusion in the...


News - 7/30/2019

FSC Theatre to Honor the 75th Anniversary of the End of WWII

Throughout 2019 and 2020, the nation will recognize the 75th anniversary of major events that led to end of World War II. To commemorate this major event in American history, the Department of Theatre and Dance will feature productions and events that examine the narratives an...


News - 7/30/2019

Bahamas: Warm Sun and Research

Day 1:Talk about quite the travel day. All fifteen students and three professors arrived at Branscomb at 4 am to get packed onto a coach bus headed to the Orlando airport. Once all of our bags were checked and we made it through security, we boarded our plane to Nassau, Bahama...


News - 7/29/2019

Locally filmed movie ‘¡Come!’ produced by FSC professor

On June 28 and June 29, with a film crew of nearly 35 — about half volunteer Florida Southern College students, alumni and staff — Herbertz wrapped shooting for ”¡Come!” The 12-minute movie was written by FSC alumna Pamela Rodriguez as part of her...


News - 7/25/2019

Spending My Summer the Wright Way

This summer I and four other FSC students got an awesome opportunity to participate in the Polk Museum of Art Internship Program. While three of us worked at the museum, I and another intern spent six weeks working at the Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center.Annabel ...


News - 7/23/2019

New Geographic Information System Lab at FSC

Geographic Information System (GIS) technology is a standard research tool for studying relationships among organisms within their habitats. The technology allows for the collection and analysis of sophisticated data for authentic, original research projects. While the faculty...


News - 7/19/2019

Florida Southern Honored as a College of Distinction

Florida Southern College has again received national recognition for the integrity of its individualized and engaging education model. As an institution whose primary goals are based on student success and satisfaction, Florida Southern College confirms its honor as one of the...


News - 7/17/2019

Improv, History and More: Interview with Jean Howell '20

Every college student knows how important it is to have a strong resume by the time you graduate. Jean Howell ’20 is not an exception. She’s a rising senior with double major in History and Art history and minor in Spanish. And on top of her busy class schedule, Je...


News - 7/16/2019

FSC men join American Collegiate Hockey Association

Florida Southern is expected to begin competition this fall and will play its home contests at the Lakeland Ice Arena, which is slated to open later this summer on West Memorial Boulevard in Lakeland at the site of the former Interstate Lanes bowling facility.Read the full sto...