Press Release

Human rights attorney and Rutgers University professor Noura Erakat speaks at FSU PC

On Sept. 23, 2022, FSU Panama City will continue to “shed light on diversity” through its Illumination series featuring human rights attorney and Rutgers University professor Noura Erakat.

Erakat teaches at Rutgers University, New Brunswick in the Department of Africana Studies and the Program in Criminal Justice. She is an award-winning author and co-founding editor of “Jadaliyya,” an electronic magazine on the Middle East.

FSU Panama City hosts 3rd annual Out in the South event

On Oct. 8, Florida State University Panama City will host Out in the South, a diversity, equity and inclusion forum, to educate and affirm experiences of the LGBTQ+ and underrepresented communities.

The third annual event is set for 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, in the St. Joe Community Foundation Lecture Hall at the Holley Academic Center at FSU Panama City, 4750 Collegiate Drive. Scheduled to coincide with LGBTQ+ History Month. Out in the South will include guest speakers, panel discussions and giveaways, including $100 in gift cards. Check-in begins at noon.

Florida State University Panama City receives $100,000 donation

On Aug. 9, the City of Panama City donated $100,000 to Florida State University Panama City and $100,000 to Haney Technical College. 

“We are two different types of institutions, but we both have the same goal to have a more educated Northwest Florida,” said Irvin Clark, Associate Dean of Student and Strategic Initiatives at FSU Panama City.