The Big Story: May 1, 2017 Published: May 1, 2017 | 2:22 pm | SHARE: Front row: Zachary Jones, Pamela Knoll, Chelsey Laurencin, William Booker. Back row: Louis Colling, Linsey Rodenbach, Ashley Ernst. Not pictured: Patrick Eastham. A record number of Florida State University students have received the highly competitive Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation. View the newsletter.