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From Soldier to Small Business Owner: A veteran’s story of transition and hope

Former U.S. Marine Ryan Moran struggled to survive in the civilian world, choosing a second deployment over a 9-to-5 job. Then he discovered the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities at Florida State University, and with that the strength and passion to redefine himself and his future.

New device helps premature babies one lullaby at a time

Florida State University professor Jayne Standley has developed a musical device that helps premature babies grow and become healthy. The Pacifier Activated Lullaby Device, or PAL, uses a specially wired pacifier and speaker that provides a soothing lullaby when the baby sucks on it properly. The lullaby encourages the infant to continue to suck, essentially […]

College Town groundbreaking

Ground was broken today on College Town, a residential, dining, shopping and entertainment district to be located just south of the Florida State University campus. Administrators from Florida State were joined by officials from the city of Tallahassee and Seminole Boosters at the morning ceremony, which launched the first phase of College Town.