2019 News Archive

News - 7/12/2019

What Are the Biology Faculty Excited About for the Fall?

While she loves all of her classes, Dr. Melanie Langford is looking forward to teaching her Biology and Conservation of Marine Mammals course. If last fall is any measure, Dr. Langford’s students will be gaining amazing experiences in exciting locations.Melbourne BeachOn...


News - 7/1/2019

Barnett School Achieves Extension of AACSB Accreditation

The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College is pleased to announce that the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has extended the accreditation of the College’s business degree programs. The Barnett ...


News - 6/28/2019

Travel Highlights

Going abroad is a great opportunity to learn more about different cultures, meet new people and visit beautiful places. From seeing active volcano craters to connecting with other students, you never know what will become the most memorable experience of your adventu...


News - 6/28/2019

Local Short Film Explores Food, Culture and Belonging

“¡Come!” is a first for not only its young screenwriter but a major milestone for the film program that will host its first class of 10 to 12 freshmen this fall. Herbertz said the selective program is looking for students who have stories to tell, not just th...


News - 6/20/2019

Why I Chose FSC

Florida Southern College has changed a lot over the past 20 years. Since alumna Tara Johnson’s graduation in 2001, the College has completed the Water Dome, added the gorgeous Becker Business and Christoverson Humanities buildings, as well as focused on other areas ...


News - 6/19/2019

Andersson, Barenborg, and Joyce Enter Athletics Hall Of Fame

Florida Southern Athletics added three new members to its FSC Athletics Hall of Fame during the College’s annual induction banquet in February. The Class of 2019 inductees were golfers Marianne Andersson ’11 and Jackie Barenborg ’08, and b...


News - 6/13/2019

Awesome New Experiences at Costa Rica

If you have ever thought about visiting Costa Rica, I absolutely think you should! If you need any reasons as to why, then I can give you five: the culture, the food, the beaches, the natural areas, and the people. "This is at a Costa Rica Coffee Plantation and ...


News - 6/4/2019

Join Frank Lloyd Wright's 152nd Birthday Tour on Saturday

Fans of the unique American masterworks and lasting legacy of renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright are invited to celebrate the life of this truly iconic artist by joining a special 152nd Birthday Tour at Florida Southern College on Saturday, June 8.With two docent-led tour s...


News - 5/31/2019

New Director of Safety and Security Announced

Florida Southern College announced May 28 that former Polk County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Eric Rauch has accepted the position as the College’s new Director of Safety and Security. Mr. Rauch will begin his role at the College on June 24, and will succeed longti...


News - 5/31/2019

School of Physical Therapy Granted Accreditation Candidacy

Florida Southern College has announced that the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) has granted Candidate for Accreditation status to the College’s School of Physical Therapy. This important step in the pre-accreditation process indicates th...