The Big Story

The Big Story: July 19, 2021

FSU student Emmabella Rudd is one of 400 individuals from around the world to receive a Diana Award for her work on behalf of causes related to Type 1 diabetes, which she was diagnosed with at age 5. The award was established in memory of the late Princess of Wales to recognize the social action or humanitarian work of young people. Read more […]

The Big Story: July 12, 2021

Jing Wang, an interdisciplinary trained researcher, educator, policy and executive leader in nursing and higher education, has been selected the new dean of the FSU College of Nursing. Wang currently serves as the vice dean for research at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing. Read more …

The Big Story: July 6, 2021

FSU has created, an online hub of financial literacy tools for students that is an extension of FSU’s long-standing student success initiative. The comprehensive website features resources related to paying for college, planning and budgeting, banking and credit, investments and insurance and taxes. Read more …

The Big Story: June 28, 2021

Helping communities develop the infrastructure necessary to recover quickly from disasters like hurricanes and pandemics is the focus of the Resilient Infrastructure and Disaster Response (RIDER) Center at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering.The center is an information and research hub that helps communities improve their ability to plan, prepare for and recover from natural disasters […]

The Big Story: June 21, 2021

The Florida Center for Reading Research (FCRR) at Florida State University is using its extensive network to advance the science of reading with the goal of improving student achievement for all children. Over the past 20 years, FCRR has amassed a vast amount of knowledge about reading and what is needed to ensure that all children are reading at proficient levels. Read more …

The Big Story: May 17, 2021

Florida State University’s Presidential Search Advisory Committee has voted to forward three candidates to the Board of Trustees as the search continues for the university’s 16th president. The committee will host a series of open candidate forums for faculty, staff, students and the community between May 18-20 at the Augustus B. Turnbull III Florida State Conference Center. Read more …

The Big Story: May 3, 2021

Greg Boebinger, director of the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, has been named a member of the National Academy of Sciences, an esteemed designation that recognizes his distinguished career in physics. Boebinger joins eight current and retired Florida State University faculty as members of a national academy.