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Florida State trustees to meet on presidential candidates

The Florida State University Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 2 P.M. to interview and discuss candidates for the next president of the university. The meeting will be held at the Alumni Center Ballroom, 1030 W. Tennessee St. The meeting will be webcast and available for viewing at campus.fsu.edu/presidentsearch. Archived interviews […]

Presidential candidate interviews available on webcast

The Florida State University Presidential Search Advisory Committee has completed its Interviews of presidential candidates. Archived webcasts of the interviews are available at campus.fsu.edu/presidentsearch. The Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, December 8, at 2:00 p.m., at the Alumni Center Ballroom to consider the recommendations of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee as well as […]

Presidential candidate interviews scheduled

The Florida State University Presidential Search Advisory Committee met Tuesday, December 1, and approved a list of three candidates to invite to the campus for interviews. The candidates will be interviewed by the committee and other campus and community groups this week. At the conclusion of the interviews, the Presidential Search Advisory Committee will forward […]

Presidential search activities to be webcast

All meetings of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee, beginning with their meeting today from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. to determine which presidential candidates will be invited to campus for interviews, will be available through live webcast at campus.fsu.edu/presidentsearch. Interviews are scheduled to begin Wednesday, Dec. 2, at 8:00 a.m. Depending on the number of […]

Presidential Search Committee selects candidates for interviews

The Florida State University Presidential Search Advisory Committee met Tuesday and approved a list of three candidates to invite to the campus for interviews. The candidates will be interviewed by the committee this week at the Florida State University Alumni Center Ballroom. At the conclusion of the interviews, the Presidential Search Advisory Committee will forward […]

Presidential Search Advisory Committee to review applications

The Florida State Presidential Search Advisory Committee will meet Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2 to 4 p.m., at the Alumni Center Ballroom to review candidate applications and identify and invite candidates to the university for on-campus interviews. The Presidential Search Web site was updated at midday Nov. 30, when the number of applicants stood at 25. […]

Florida State presidential candidate files available for review

The initial list of candidates for president of The Florida State University is now available for review by members of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee and interested members of the public. A dedicated Web site, accessible through www.academic-search.com, has been created for the search materials, which include candidate nomination/application materials and links to the position […]

In quest for Rhodes, student-athlete Erin Simmons advanced to final round

Florida State University graduate student and track-and-field athlete Erin Elizabeth Simmons, 21, of Argyle, Texas, is an aspiring marine biologist and committed volunteer with a unique record of high, fast achievement. Now, she can add "Rhodes Scholarship Finalist" to her awe-inspiring resume. Just as three other Florida State students have done since 2005, Simmons navigated […]

Presidential Search Advisory Committee updates schedule

The Florida State University presidential search schedule has now been finalized. The search consultant, John Hicks of Academic Search, Inc., has sent the following information to the members of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee (PSAC): "By design, this is now an expedited schedule because of the current national atmosphere created by numerous concurrent searches for […]

Florida State University Faculty Senate presents Torch Awards

The Florida State University Faculty Senate has honored three individuals for their contributions to the university’s academic excellence with awards named for the three torches in the university’s seal: Vires, Artes and Mores. Faculty Senate President Eric Walker presented the Torch Awards to Dr. Joseph L. Camps, Florence H. Ashby and James C. Smith, all […]

Wetherell’s final State of the University available on webcast

Florida State University President T.K. Wetherell delivered his final "State of the University" remarks at the Fall Meeting of the General Faculty Nov. 12. An archived webcast of the presentation is available at learningforlife.fsu.edu/faculty09. Supporting materials, including a document titled "The Florida State University – 2002/03 and Today" and a presentation titled "How FSU Stacks […]

Florida State presents rare Westcott Medal to key legislative staffer David Coburn

The Florida State University has presented one of its most distinguished and rare awards — the James D. Westcott Medal — to alumnus David Coburn, who has had a distinguished three-decade career in public service. The award came as a surprise announcement at the Florida State University Alumni Association’s Homecoming Awards Breakfast held Oct. 31 […]