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Fall Commencement 2016

FSU President John Thrasher presides over two commencement ceremonies as the university awards degrees to over 2,500 graduating students. The graduates heard from commencement speakers, Joseph Schlenoff, FSU Chemistry professor and world-renowned pioneer in the creation of thin films through polymer science, and Bob Sasser, CEO of Dollar Tree, Inc. and FSU alumnus.

Three Minute Thesis competition

Florida State doctoral student Madhuparna Roy is the winner of the university’s 2016 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Roy confidently walked on stage and without a hint of nervousness, explained to the crowd in the allotted three minutes how her research would make planes safer in stormy weather. She aced it. Roy’s clear, succinct “elevator […]

6th Annual Student Veteran Film Festival

The festival is a one-of-a-kind event with a mission to raise awareness of student-veterans’ issues and bridge the gap between veterans and the community. The Student Veteran Film Festival is presented by the FSU Collegiate Veterans Association, Veterans Student Union, Student Veterans Center, Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, Student Government Association and the College of Motion […]

FSU unveils Florida’s most advanced MRI machine

Florida State University researchers now have the state’s most advanced MRI machine at their disposal as they seek to unravel the mysteries of the brain and prevent the disorders that can impede its most basic functions. The new functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) machine, located in the College of Medicine, will allow FSU researchers from […]

FSU launches the #PowerOfWe campaign

The Florida State University Student Diversity and Inclusion Council is launching a new campaign aimed at redefining diversity and inclusion called #PowerOfWe – Our Differences Make the Difference. Students will introduce the campaign, share information about programming and distribute promotional materials on Landis Green. #PowerOfWe seeks to reframe diversity and inclusion and show how crucial […]