February 2015

A matter of trust: Researcher develops new software to assess online interaction

Shuyuan Mary Ho, an assistant professor in the School of Information in the College of Communication and Information at Florida State University and an expert in cybersecurity, built a software application that can assess a human’s disposition and identify potential dangerous behaviors.

Career Center partners with aviation expert to provide externship

Second-year graduate student Jackson Harris plans to use opportunity to build career in Florida's aviation and airport management industry.

Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication celebrates 10th anniversary, honors founder

Florida State University’s Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication will celebrate its 10th anniversary and will honor the pioneering leadership of founder Felipe Korzenny during the fifth annual International Conference on Hispanic/Latino Media and Marketing Feb. 19-21.

Dance Marathon exceeds $1 million fundraising goal

Dance Marathon, Florida State University's largest student-run philanthropy, reached and surpassed its goal to raise $1 million at its 20th annual event Feb. 27-March 1.

Dean appointed president of esteemed education council

College of Education Dean Marcy Driscoll has been appointed president of the Council of Academic Deans from Research Education Institutions, an organization that comprises deans of education from research and land grant institutions throughout North America.

FSU Moot Court Team wins national constitutional law competition

The Florida State University College of Law Moot Court Team won first place in the J. Braxton Craven, Jr. Memorial Competition held Feb. 18–21 at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill.

FSU celebrates ‘Love Your Body Day’ during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Florida State University organizations have teamed up to observe National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (Feb. 23-27) and will host a Love Your Body Day event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 at Union Green.

FSU hosts 25th annual national conference on college student values

The Dalton Institute — or “Dalton Experience” — is celebrating its 25th year by exploring the theme “Widening Inequalities: Educating College Students to be Fair and Equitable in the World They Will Lead,” Feb. 5–7. 

FSU license plate gets new look

When Seminole fans buy the newly redesigned Florida State University license plate, they will be showing school spirit and funding scholarships to help deserving students attend Florida State.