Discovery could lead to improved therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

A new multi-institution study spearheaded by researchers at Florida State University and the University of California, Los Angeles suggests a tiny protein could play a major role in combating heart failure related to Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the most common lethal genetic disorder among children. For more visit

FSU Focuses on Experiential Learning for Student Success

Florida State becomes largest university to add experiential learning requirement. Florida State University is embarking on a new initiative that has the potential to create one of the most diverse and robust talent pipelines in the nation. Already a national leader in student success, Florida State plans to enrich the student learning experience by adopting […]

Windows of Florida State Heritage: Dodd Hall

Take a look into Florida State University’s heritage at Dodd Hall. The beautiful stained glass windows in FSU’s Heritage Museum, highlight important traditions, faculty and the evolution of the University. Each window was created by students in the Master Craftsman Studio. For more information on the Master Craftsman Studio: For more information on the […]

National MagLab creates world-record magnetic field

A novel magnet half the size of a cardboard toilet tissue roll usurped the title of “world’s strongest magnetic field” from the metal titan that had held it for two decades at the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. This research was funded by the National Science Foundation.

Middle school students experience college life through FSU Social Work summer camp

For the eighth year in a row, the FSU College of Social Work hosted its annual Arts and Athletics Summer Camp for two weeks in June. The camp aims to foster positive youth development and give a glimpse of college life to middle school students, many of whom come from socially and economically disadvantaged backgrounds.