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D’Alemberte honored with prestigious Westcott Medal

The James D. Westcott Distinguished Service Medal recognizes a “person whose distinguished service merits exceptional recognition and whose life and work exemplifies the Vires, Artes and Mores, which the university seeks to nurture in its students.” Westcott Medal Recipients Governor T. LeRoy Collins – 1989 Representative Herbert F. Morgan – 1991 Dr. Augustus B. Turnbull, […]

A summer message from FSU President John Thrasher

“We’ve spent the summer preparing for the fall semester, and I’m looking forward to welcoming students, faculty and staff. We’re all in this together, and we’re counting on everyone to take care of themselves and others.” — FSU President John Thrasher #StayHealthyFSU For up to date information on FSU’s Fall 2020 plan visit,

Dance Marathon at FSU

Dance Marathon at FSU is an annual fundraiser that culminates with a 40-hour event where students stay on their feet to fund-raise for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, which is Tallahassee’s local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, and the FSU College of Medicine’s Pediatric Outreach Programs.

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 […]