2020 News Archive

News - 9/14/2020

Roberts Academy unveils middle school building for students with dyslexia

As Kyndell Drawdy sat in a spacious classroom Monday morning at the Roberts Academy, the sixth-grader found much to appreciate in the newly opened building at Florida Southern College.Read the full story on The Ledger website.

News - 9/14/2020

FSC, Florida Poly recognized in US News & World Report’s annual rankings

Florida Southern College ranks in the top 10 in three categories in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 “Best Colleges” guide released Monday.Read the full story on The Ledger website.

News - 9/14/2020

FSC Awarded Three Top 10 Rankings in U.S. News & World Report's College Guide

The U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” guide ranks Florida Southern in the top 10 in three categories in its 2021 edition, released today. FSC is ranked No. 9 among the Best Regional Universities in the South, moving up a slot from its 2020 rankin...

News - 9/10/2020

Meet Carolyn Roberts '69

Carolyn Roberts ’69 has devoted much of her life to public service, and developed her deep passion for education as a student at Florida Southern College.“My days here at Florida Southern helped me realize how important education is,” says Mrs. Roberts, &ldqu...

News - 9/2/2020

FSC Doctoral Candidates Take On Timely and Significant Research

At the heart of Florida Southern’s campus lies the cornerstone, the breath and very essence of what our students and alumni, faculty and staff pride themselves on as they work to create a positive and consequential impact on society.Words like integrity, excellence of ch...

News - 9/2/2020

Retired Judge E.J. Salcines '59 Honored with Courthouse Statue

When E.J. Salcines ’59 became a lawyer in Tampa in 1963, he and other young legal professionals “with brand-new, shiny briefcases” would mingle with more experienced judges and lawyers in the lobby of the Hillsborough County Courthouse.The sign...

News - 9/1/2020

The Barnett Business Update - September 2020

Faculty UpdatesRecent Faculty Publications:Thinking outside the ‘box’: a discussion of sports fans, teams, and the environment in the context of COVID-19.Sport In Society. (August 2020). Dr. Ross, with co-authors Henry Wear and Michael Naraine.https://www.tandfonli...

News - 9/1/2020

Florida Southern's Online MBA Ranks in Top 20 Nationally, Best in Florida for Value

Florida Southern’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program has been ranked among the top 20 in the nation in a 2020 survey of Best Value Online MBA Programs by College Consensus, a national college review aggregator.FSC’s placement at the No. 17 spot...

News - 8/28/2020

Mocs on the Move: Students arrive for fall semester

In a year unlike any other, Florida Southern’s move-in process for new first-year students and transfer students was substantially different from previous academic years. Some things hadn’t changed, however, as newly arriving students and their families were greete...

News - 8/28/2020

PHOTOS: Move-in day at Florida Southern College in Lakeland

Barabara Miraglia, right, and Cassandra Currier, center, help transport their daughter Mia Currier Miraglia, left, and her belongings into Hollis Dorm during move-in day at Florida Southern College in Lakeland Friday.Read the full story on The Ledger website.