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Renovation of the FSU Jim Moran Building

Excitement builds as $100 million Moran gift comes to life at FSU

A year and a half after Jan Moran and The Jim Moran Foundation gifted a record $100 million to FSU, the support is transforming the university and creating opportunities for students and business owners for generations to come.

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Florida State University College of Education

Woman honors college chum with scholarship

Author: Aileen Mack (excerpt from The Gainesville Sun)

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Generous donation creates scholarship for FSU hospitality students

Author: Robert Branciforte (excerpt from Florida State University News)

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Marc and Carol Gill

Passing It on: A Legacy to FSU

(excerpt from FSU Foundation Gift Planning) For Carol Gill, Florida State opened up a world of possibilities.

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Earldine Ankiewicz

$1 million estate to fund 20 new FSU Panama City scholarships

Author: Erica Martin (excerpt from FSU Panama City) A $932,000 gift from the estate of Earldine Ankiewicz will allow FSU Panama City to award at least 20 new scholarships starting in fall 2018.

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Alumna Endows Scholarship to Honor Musician Sister

Gentle. Artistic. Perfectionist. This is how Florida State University alumna Jan Kaminis Platt (B.A., ‘58) describes her younger sister, Bobbie Lou Kaminis (B.A., ’64). Raised in Tampa, Florida, Bobbie Lou excelled in the arts and went on to attend Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York.

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Top Photo: Discovery Hall Rendering; Bottom Photo: Donor Ed Mansouri, FSUCML Director Felicia Coleman and Associate VP for Research Ross Ellington

FSU Alumnus Gift Helps in Bringing Discovery Hall to Life

The Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory is one step closer to reaching new heights in research, outreach and education thanks to a generous gift from Florida State alumnus and Tallahassee-based tech innovator Ed Mansouri.

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US News & World Report – Best Colleges

FSU Leaps Ahead in National Rankings

Author: Jill Elish (excerpt from Florida State University News) Florida State University moved up five places in the U.S. News & World Report rankings to No. 38 among all public national universities.

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Panama City Campus

$3 Million Planned Gift Largest in FSU Panama City History

(excerpt from Florida State University Panama City) FSU Panama City has announced the largest gift in campus history, a $3 million planned gift from Bob and Judy Fleming.

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Students Use Artistic Talent to Thank Donors

Florida State University students who receive private funding through donations to the FSU Foundation write thank you letters to their scholarship donors, often offering a glimpse into their future plans.

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FSUCML Director, Felicia Coleman

Launching Scholarship to Sea

(excerpt from Florida State University Coastal and Marine Lab story) Florida’s coastal waters — as well as Florida State University students — will be the beneficiaries of a $100,000 gift to the FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory.

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Vires, Artes, Mores Society

Florida State Launches University-Wide Recognition Society

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State University celebrated the launch of Vires, Artes, Mores, the first university-wide recognition society, during the unveiling of a donor recognition wall Friday, May 20, in the lobby of Ruby Diamond Concert Hall in the Westcott Building.

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