The Big Story
For the second time in three years, Florida State is headed back to the Elite Eight. The No. 3 seed Seminoles mounted a furious rally to defeat No. 2 seed Oregon State, 66-53, on Saturday in the Sweet Sixteen. FSU faces No. 1 seed South Carolina at 9 p.m. ET Monday on ESPN for a spot in the […]
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.
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.
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 […]
Florida State University graduate Barry Jenkins and his crew of FSU College of Motion Picture Arts alumni claimed the top prize at the 2017 Academy Awards, winning the Oscar for Best Picture.
Florida State University College of Music student Jose Hernandez is one very motivated guy. Hernandez has made it his mission to compose one piece of music every day in February.
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.