The Big Story

The Big Story: March 20, 2017

FSU’s academic degree programs in library & information studies and law are among the best graduate and professional programs in the nation, according to new rankings in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 edition of “Best Graduate Schools.” Florida State’s school library media program ranked No. 1 in the nation for the fifth year.

The Big Story: March 13, 2017

Florida State University has received national attention for excellence in integrating international education throughout all facets of the university. FSU is one of only four institutions to be selected for the 2017 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization, which is awarded annually by NAFSA: Association of International Educators.

The Big Story: March 6, 2017

FSU has one of the highest graduation rates among African-American students of nearly 700 universities examined in a new national study. The report from The Education Trust finds 74.5 percent of FSU’s African-American students — who make up 8.4 percent of the student body — graduate within six years. Nationally, about 40 percent of full-time, African-American […]

The Big Story: February 6, 2017

FSU College of Education Dean Marcy Driscoll is encouraged by the college’s rise in the national rankings, collaborative research and work with the region’s underserved populations. “People remember the people who made a difference for them — and they’re almost always teachers,” Driscoll said. View the newsletter.