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FSU College of Medicine Match Day

Follow three FSU College of Medicine students as they find out where they have matched for their medical residency training. The residency match, conducted annually by the National Resident Matching Program, is the primary system that matches applicants to residency programs with available positions at U.S. teaching hospitals. Graduating medical students across the country receive […]

FSU Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans – Family

Florida State University’s Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship welcomes its latest class of entrepreneurship boot-camp participants – family members of US military veterans. The week long intensive will help these caregivers and loved ones of disabled veterans gain a new skill set to successfully launch their own business while being able to care for […]

Dance Marathon at FSU

Dance Marathon is an annual event organized solely by students where thousands of volunteers and dancers stay on their feet for 20 hours straight, in two shifts for a total of 40 hours, to symbolize the struggle of sick children everywhere.  Thank you to everyone who participated in Dance Marathon at #FSU! $1,830,167.28 “Raised for […]

Florida State Breaks Ground On New Black Student Union Building

Florida State University breaks ground on a new Black Student Union. University president John Thrasher, president of the Black Student Union, Rashard Johnson, and president of the FSU National Black Alumni Association, Eric Friall welcome students, faculty and staff to the special occasion. Read more here http://fla.st/2keFo9A

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 […]