December

Classics professor awarded coveted Humboldt fellowship

Svetla Slaveva-Griffin will trace the connections between ancient medicine, philosophy and religion.

Two biologists join prestigious ranks of AAAS fellows

Gregory Erickson and David Houle are recognized by the world's largest general scientific society.

University presidents ask legislators for $118 million investment in higher education

With the the funds, they say, tuition wouldn't need to rise by "even one penny."

New North Florida outreach coordinator to implement expanded services for The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship

Mike Campbell will be responsible for implementing expanded services aimed at giving small businesses in North Florida — and the region’s economy — a boost.

Longtime Florida State professor honored by Irish newspaper

James O’Brien, a professor emeritus of meteorology and oceanography at Florida State University and the retired director of FSU’s Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, has been selected for inclusion in the 2012 Irish Education 100.

Chemist, philanthropist to speak at Fall Commencement ceremonies

About 1,700 of more than 2,600 graduating students will participate in one of two ceremonies, which will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, and 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15.

FSU tops list of universities lauded for efficiency by U.S. News & World Report

The ranking is a significant accolade at a time when many public universities are struggling to provide exceptional educational experiences with fewer resources.

Rising star brings home top honors from world-renowned classical guitar competitions

Born in Romania, Silviu Octavian Ciulei makes beautiful music far from his native land.

Dedman School of Hospitality meets funding goals to become an independent FSU entity

The school has more than tripled enrollment from 293 students in 2009 to 949 in fall 2012.

University helps researchers transform their work into commercial products

Four innovative research projects have been awarded a total of $106,000 by the Florida State University Research Foundation to help move their discoveries from the laboratory to the marketplace.