Video Stories

Oil Spill Academic Task Force | Issues in Education (June 2010)

In this episode of Issues in Education, Florida State University President Eric Barron explores FSU’s role with the new Oil Spill Academic Task Force. Florida State was selected to coordinate the work of the task force, which includes 14 other public and private universities in the state. Dr. Barron talks with task force members Felicia […]

ACC Research Grants | Issues in Education (April 2010)

Research at the undergraduate level is the topic for this month’s program. Florida State University President Eric Barron talks with two students who recently received the first Atlantic Coast Conference Fellowships for Undergraduate Research at FSU: Al Heartley, a theatre major; and Andrew Attar, a chemistry major. The students discuss their projects, the role research […]

Fulbright Scholars | Issues in Education (August 2010)

In this episode, Florida State University President Eric Barron talks with three of the 10 Florida State University students selected as 2010 Fulbright scholars: Kerry Gilmore (doctoral student in organic chemistry), Allison Leger (master’s student in the College of Motion Picture Arts), and Richard Benson (recent graduate with degrees in applied economics and history). The […]

Chancellor Frank Brogan | Issues in Education (May 2010)

The recent legislative session is the focus of a discussion between Florida State University President Eric Barron and Chancellor of the State University System of Florida Frank Brogan. The pair talk about how higher education fared in the 2010 legislative session, the impact of budget decisions on universities across the state and the Board of […]

Florida State University: Honors Opportunities

Many of our students participate in Florida State University’s honors program, which provides special opportunities and an enriched program of academic experiences for our most outstanding students. Many high-achieving students also conduct undergraduate research with a professor, join honor societies and compete for national fellowships and scholarships. Florida State students have won many top awards, […]

Florida State University: Study What You Love

Florida State University is a major research university with 15 colleges and almost 100 bachelor’s degree programs. With so many options, every student can study what he or she loves. Many of our programs are recognized among the best in the nation. When you attend Florida State University, you will learn from some of the […]

Florida State University: International

Our study abroad programs are top-notch. Perhaps that is why about 20 percent of our students participate in some of Florida State’s many international programs. We have 40 study abroad programs in 20 locations around the world and there is a special program for first-year students. We also have opportunities for students to get involved […]