Florida State University has named Vanderbilt University’s Erin O’Hara O’Connor as the eighth dean of the College of Law.
Claudius Mundoma, director of the Physical Biochemistry Facility for Florida State’s Institute of Molecular Biophysics, has received a fellowship from the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program.
The City of Tallahassee, and local partners including Florida State University, commemorated the 60th anniversary of that historic moment, which inspired the Tallahassee Bus Boycott in 1956.
FSU granted an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree May 26 to artist Christopher Still, renowned for his highly realistic, detailed paintings of Florida’s people, past and natural beauty.
Florida State University has partnered with Techstars, one of the world’s leading startup accelerators, to promote diversity in the technology sector by providing internships for first-generation college students from socioeconomically challenged backgrounds.
A Florida State University nursing professor recently served as a guardian for a 93-year-old veteran during an Honor Flight last month. Jim Whyte, director of the Veteran’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and a veteran himself, made the trip to Washington, D.C., alongside retired USAF Colonel Robert Jones, a veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, on April 9.
Ruby Lee, a marketing professor in the College of Business, has been granted a Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair for the 2016-17 academic year.
Florida State University student Micah Friedman has been named a 2016 fellow by Humanity in Action, an educational organization that brings together international groups of university students and recent graduates to explore past and present examples of resistance to intolerance.
The FSU College of Medicine celebrated a big milestone as Elizabeth Coughlin was declared the 1,000th College of Medicine student to receive her M.D.
Florida State University celebrated the launch of Vires, Artes, Mores, the first university-wide recognition society, during the unveiling of a donor recognition wall Friday, May 20, in the lobby of Ruby Diamond Concert Hall in the Westcott Building.