2020 News Archive

News - 7/31/2020

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Council Dives into Work Across FSC

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council met July 29, 2020 and discussed its work for the upcoming semester, with special emphasis on the Council’s seven working committees.CommitteesThe Council previously approved committees to address specific areas of diversity, e...


News - 7/30/2020

New Master's Degree Tracks and Certificates to Address Shortages of Nurses, Nursing Faculty

The School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Florida Southern College is offering two new Master of Science in Nursing degree tracks and two new certificates, designed to help meet the nation’s growing healthcare needs in the areas of nursing administrative leadership an...


News - 7/28/2020

Psychology Students Find Welcoming Sense of Community, Academic Promise

Incoming freshmen in the Department of Psychology at Florida Southern College quickly learn they have entered a program that will apply coursework learning through individualized research projects and innovative collaborations among classmates and faculty members.First-year st...


News - 7/24/2020

Essential Stories: Protecting Campus, Students' Belongings During COVID-19 Shutdown

From the earliest days of Florida Southern’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, the college’s team of safety officers and support personnel were focused on maintaining a healthy campus.FIFTH IN A SERIES of stories about Florida Southern’s “essential ...


News - 7/24/2020

Alumni Gift Emphasizes Essential Career Connections Between Computer Science and Business

Florida Southern College alumni John and Lisa Giglio of Nokomis recently made a generous contribution in support of the Department of Computer Science — a gift that will be recognized by the addition of their names to the lobby of the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Computer...


News - 7/21/2020

Producing Results: As a Doctor and on the New York Stage

Science and the arts generally are regarded as opposite pursuits, but Dr. Jeff Grove ’86 has a foot in both worlds.Look around his office, and you can see evidence of his successful career as an osteopathic physician — his degrees, leadership awards, tokens of appr...


News - 7/16/2020

Water Skiers Found a Home on FSC's Lakefront Setting

When you look out onto Lake Hollingsworth, you are looking at more than 70 years of history for Florida Southern’s water ski club and team. Since 1948, when the College first offered water skiing as an extracurricular activity, the natural beauty of Lake Hollin...


News - 7/13/2020

Coronavirus Updates and Frequently Asked Questions

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News - 7/13/2020

'We can build a beautiful legacy of openness, trust, and inclusion'

A message from Florida Southern's Chief Diversity OfficerJuly 13, 2020   It is with gratitude and immense responsibility that I take on this new role as Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Advisor to the President of Florida Southern College. I thank President Anne...


News - 7/10/2020

FSC's Diversity Task Force renamed 'Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council'

Florida Southern College’s Diversity Task Force held its second meeting on July 8, taking action that included changing its name, establishing a series of committees, and discussing an enhanced online presence and racial bias reporting system.Approved unanimously, the Ta...