Tag Archives: FSU

In The News: Obama Selects New Defense Secretary, NASA To Launch New Spacecraft, Winston’s Conduct Hearing Set, Consumer Group Warns About Choking Hazards

By on December 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: December 2, 2014 at 12:34 pm

Obama selects Ashton Carter as Defense Secretary – Ashton Carter has been selected as the new defense secretary, according to reports. If President Obama moves forward with his nomination and is approved by the Senate, Carter will replace Chuck Hagel, […]

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In The News: U.S. Conducts Air Strikes, Jake Kerouac Letter Found, China Building Island, FSU Shooting Victim Paralyzed

By on November 24th, 2014 | Last updated: November 24, 2014 at 2:15 pm

U.S., allies conduct 24 strikes on Islamic State in Iraq, Syria – The United States and its allies have conducted two dozen strikes against Islamic State militants since Friday. According to U.S. Central Command, there have been nine strikes in […]

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UF And FSU Students React To Tallahassee Campus Shooting

By on November 21st, 2014 | Last updated: November 21, 2014 at 11:34 am

University of Florida and Florida State University students react to FSU’s campus shooting, reaching out through social media as hundreds gathered on campus in Tallahassee to hold vigils.

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In The News: Naval Ship Returns From ISIS Fight, Jameis Winston Hearing Delayed, 9-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Younger Brother, Man Steals Chain Saw In Pants

By on November 13th, 2014 | Last updated: November 13, 2014 at 2:32 pm

USS Philippine Sea returns to Mayport from Persian Gulf, ISIS fight – The USS Philippine Sea will be returning to Mayport Naval Station on Saturday after nine months at sea, which included taking part in offensive operations against ISIS as […]

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FSU Graduate Impersonated On Facebook Seeks Answers

By on September 10th, 2014 | Last updated: September 11, 2014 at 6:13 pm

Florida State University graduate Kyle Leonard first learned he was being impersonated on Facebook over one year ago. Now, he has learned the impersonator may be connected to a Boynton Beach man under investigation by the FBI.

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In The News: Floridians Wait on BP Buyouts, FSU Engineering School, Disney Offers Workers Raise, Craft Brews in Danger

By on April 21st, 2014 | Last updated: April 21, 2014 at 10:40 am

4 years later, thousands await BP payouts – Since the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, thousands of Gulf Coast businesses and individuals have filed claims in Florida and are still waiting on reimbursement. Out of the 55,000 claims filed in […]

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In The News: Fla. School Standards Revisions, Obama Proposes Wage Increase, FSU Graduate Found Dead, Venezuelan Opposition Leader Arrested

By on February 19th, 2014 | Last updated: February 19, 2014 at 10:52 am

State Education Board approves Common Core tweaks during meeting – The state Board of Education approved revisions to the Common Core Standards, which outlines what Florida students should know at each grade level. State Education Commissioner Pam Stewart proposed enacting a simple […]

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In The News: Florida CFO applying for FAU presidency, FSU wins Championship

By on January 7th, 2014 | Last updated: January 7, 2014 at 1:59 pm

Florida CFO Jeff Atwater applying for FAU presidency post – Florida CFO Jeff Atwater will be one of about 50 considered for the presidential post at Florida Atlantic University. If the Cabinet Republican is hired, Gov. Rick Scott will appoint a […]

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Despite No Local Home Rink, UF Hockey Team Battles On

By on December 11th, 2013 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 3:21 pm

Over the years, the University of Florida has accumulated 31 national championships in 12 sports, but there is one sports terrain it has yet to dominate – the ice.

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Veterans, Undocumented Students Campaign For In-State Tuition

By on October 4th, 2013 | Last updated: October 4, 2013 at 1:09 pm

(Photo: Matthew Spence/Flickr)
Veterans and undocumented students are pushing for a change in the state policy that forces them to pay out-of-state tuition. The FSU Veterans Center, UF Students for a Democratic Society and CHISPAS UF are protesting the current policy.

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