FSU Panama City has announced the largest gift in campus history, a $3 million planned gift from Bob and Judy Fleming.
FSU Panama City welcomes Dr. Randy Hanna, interim dean to campus. [Sally McRorie, provost and executive vice president for Academic Affairs at FSU] has appointed Randy Hanna as interim dean, effective Aug. 1. Hanna currently serves as a research faculty member at the university’s Learning Systems Institute and previously served as chancellor of the Florida College System.
Carol D. Edwards, who has served since August as dean of Florida State University’s Panama City campus and the College of Applied Studies, will step down from the post Aug. 1 to join the faculty of the FSU College of Fine Arts. Randy Hanna will serve as interim dean, effective Aug. 1.
About 90 area ninth- and 10th-grade students participated this week in the STEM Institute’s summer camps at FSU Panama City. Last week, more than 100 seventh and eighth graders attended the camp, which rotates through 50-minute sessions focused on marine life, robotics, chemistry, 3D printing and electronics.
Communication professor Mike Wallace chronicles his 2016 summer teaching experience in Valencia, Spain.
Florida State University Panama City hosted a Forensic Fun Day 2016 STEM Camp for rising 7th Graders this June. The course offered hands on experience with both the land based Crime Scene Investigation and Underwater Crime Scene Investigation programs in the College of Applied Studies at the FSU Panama City campus.
Applications for the $1,500 Presidential Scholarship by FSU Panama City’s Student Government Council are due July 5, 2016. The scholarship may be awarded to undergraduate or graduate students based on academic performance, letters of recommendation and a personal statement.
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Forty full-time students from Florida State’s College of Applied Studies, which is housed at FSU Panama City, were recognized for high academic achievement during the spring 2016 semester.
Camerin Hatcher, a senior majoring in professional communication, said being president of the campus’ Student Government Council is all about serving students. “I am looking for ways that we can improve the look and feel of our campus,” she said.