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Florida State leaps another five spots in national rankings

Florida State University has jumped to No. 33 among national public universities in the U.S. News & World Report rankings after moving up five places for the second consecutive year. The rankings appear in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2018” guidebook. In two years, FSU has vaulted 10 spots among public universities since placing No. 43 in […]

FSU students, community send Hurricane Irma relief supplies to South Florida

Florida State University and Leon County teamed up to send thousands of care packages to Hurricane Irma victims in South Florida, thanks to donations from local residents and businesses. More than 250 FSU students and 100 staff volunteers assembled the donated items into care packages at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center.

The Graduate School new student orientation

The newest group of Florida State University graduate students join The Graduate School Interim Dean, Mark Riley, for an orientation to the university. The annual event features tours of the campus and Strozier library as well as informational sessions on professional development opportunities, funding sources and academic and social opportunities.

White Coat Ceremony

The Class of 2021 dons its white coats for the first time during the white coat ceremony. The white coat is a symbol of the medical profession all aspiring physicians cherish, and this class of first year medical students enjoy this moment with family, friends, and their classmates at Florida State University

Opening Nights 20th anniversary

Opening Nights at Florida State University has announced its 2017-18 season of world-class performances and events in music, dance, theatre, spoken word, film and visual arts. To mark its 20th anniversary, Opening Nights has put together a diverse season of best-in-class artists, popular favorites and past Opening Nights performers. Festival highlights include Jazz at Lincoln […]

FSU researcher develops art therapy best practices for children with autism

Theresa Van Lith, assistant professor of art therapy in FSU’s Department of Art Education, led a study that surveyed art therapists working with children with ASD to develop a clearer understanding of their techniques and approaches. The study was published this month in the journal Arts in Psychotherapy.