FSU professor establishes new Emmett Till Lecture and Archives Fund

The work to remember Emmett Till will continue at Florida State University thanks to new funding established by one of the nation’s leading experts on the 1955 murder that helped launch the civil rights movement. Davis Houck, Fannie Lou Hamer Professor of Rhetorical Studies in the School of Communication at FSU, has recently established a […]

Black History Month lecture showcases ‘Power of Words’

FSU Panama City celebrated Black History Month with author/TV director Jeffrey Blount discussing “The Power of Words.” Blount is an award-winning author. His newest novel, “The Emancipation of Evan Walls,” explores the academic and social life of a black child growing up in the racially charges 1960s.

FSU theater student wins Master’s in Four competition

From measuring groundwater seepage to studying how the Zika virus alters DNA organization, Florida State University master’s students presented their significant research at the annual FSU Graduate School’s Master’s in Four competition. Jay Pension from the School of Theatre took home the top prize of $1,000 for his presentation, “Connecting Consumers with the Arts.”

FSU, Mayo Clinic collaborate on medical innovation

Florida State University and Mayo Clinic in Florida signed a multifaceted agreement in Jacksonville to attract and retain top talent in the biomedical field. The collaborative education efforts will focus on medical innovation and promote a market-driven approach to create a highly trained workforce focused on taking medical technology from the research space to clinical […]