The Big Story

The Big Story: October 30, 2017

Florida State University received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. FSU also won the award in 2014, 2015 and 2016. The FSU College of Medicine also earned recognition for diversity in health professions.

The Big Story: October 16, 2017

Jawole Willa Jo Zollar has used the power of dance to tell heartfelt, transformational stories throughout her entire career. The Florida State University professor’s own story was honored by The Bessies —the Tony Awards of the dance world — as she received the 2017 NY Dance and Performance Award for Lifetime Achievement in Dance during a ceremony Oct. 9 […]

The Big Story: September 25, 2017

Florida State University will present the world premiere of the Iraq War documentary“Apache Warrior” as the marquee film for its seventh annual Veterans Film Festival on Oct. 5. “Apache Warrior” takes the audience into the cockpits of a squadron of Apache attack helicopters during the opening of one of the largest invasions in U.S. history. The film was […]

The Big Story: September 5, 2017

Four years ago, Florida State University launched a premier merit scholarship program with the mission of investing in students who have extraordinary potential to be transformational leaders of their generation. Now, as the Presidential Scholars program welcomes its fourth class, it is operating at full capacity for the first time with 100 scholars.