College of Medicine research seeks to identify exact moment neurodevelopmental disorders begin

Imagine being able to pinpoint the exact moment in utero when brain development changes and leads to genetic disorders such as autism and cerebral palsy. That knowledge could open the door to intervention strategies, potentially lessening or preventing the dysfunction — and the subsequent genetic disorder. Florida State University College of Medicine Associate Professor Yuan […]

Profile in Leadership: Dean Queen inspires students to achieve their dreams through the power of music

Music has been a constant source of happiness in Todd Queen’s life, and he’s centered his career around music’s powerful influence on human beings. Queen, regarded as a national leader in music, arrived at Florida State University in the midst of a pandemic, taking over as dean of the College of Music in January 2021. Now, almost a year into his tenure as dean, Queen said it’s great to hear music again in […]

FSU College of Music to showcase talents in two annual concerts

The Florida State University College of Music will present two concerts at the Ruby Diamond Concert Hall showcasing the breadth of talent of the college’s students and faculty featuring a wide range of musical performances. “The 40th annual PRISM concert and the 24th Seasonal Celebration will feature performances of all sizes and configurations, from solos to sectionals, orchestras to Marching Chiefs — music literally fills the halls,” said Gregory Jones, associate dean of […]

Florida State University team receives silver medal in 2021 iGEM Giant Jamboree 

A multidisciplinary team of Florida State University students was one of 13 U.S.-based collegiate teams to win silver at an annual competition exhibiting over 370 projects focused on solutions for local issues. iGEM, which stands for International Genetically Engineered Machine, gives students “the opportunity to push the boundaries of synthetic biology by tackling everyday issues facing the world.” Teams were tasked with […]

FSU College of Medicine: Striding toward a physician workforce that meets community needs

When Desiree Jonas-Strickland was in middle school, Florida State University’s SSTRIDE program helped her see her future in a health care career. That program — Science Students Together Reaching Instructional Diversity and Excellence — has taken her from her hometown of Madison, Florida to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, where she […]

Develop intercultural skills, earn your Global Partner Certificate

The Center for Global Engagement (CGE) offers the Global Partner Certificate (GPC) to FSU’s faculty, staff, or graduate students who are interested in developing a well-rounded understanding of diverse cultures and enhancing cross-cultural communication skills. The certificate requires participation in four Bridging Cultures workshops and three additional intercultural events, programs or activities to engage with our diverse […]

FSU students and graduates show their wares at the Fall 2021 Entrepreneurship Expo

Big ideas and dreams of big business converged at the Fall 2021 Entrepreneurship Expo Wednesday as students from Florida State University’s Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship showcased their companies, products and services.  The group of entrepreneurs gathered under tents on Landis Green included about 30 recent Jim Moran College graduates and current students, offering up a […]

FSU College of Education to participate in statewide giving challenge

The Florida State University College of Education will join eight other education colleges around the state in the first-ever ElevatED Challenge — a donor participation competition aimed at raising money in support of education. From Nov. 22 through Nov. 30, eight of the nine Colleges of Education in the State University System of Florida will […]

FSU announces Seminole 100 list, will celebrate fifth anniversary of annual awards ceremony

Florida State University has released its alphabetical 2022 Seminole 100 list. This annual list recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or managed by FSU alumni and represents some of the most innovative and profitable companies in America. “These alumni inspire us by bringing better solutions, building stronger communities and continuing to be an example of the value […]

FSU announces new partnership with Truist

Florida State University announced today a five-year banking partnership with Truist, part of Truist Financial Corporation.    This partnership aligns with the Truist purpose to inspire and build better lives and communities for students, faculty and staff at Florida State University. Truist will provide financial wellness programs and on campus banking to more than 45,000 students, as well as faculty and staff at FSU’s main campus in Tallahassee.  The partnership runs through […]

FSU’S Jim Moran College named a top school for entrepreneurship studies

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University vaulted 21 spots to No. 19 in the latest rankings of the nation’s top undergraduate entrepreneurship programs, published by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.  The Jim Moran College placed No. 1 in Florida in the publication’s 16th annual ranking of undergraduate schools for entrepreneurship programs. […]