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Helping Our FSU Students

During this trying time, Florida State University is working tirelessly to remove barriers so all FSU students continue to receive the highest quality education. That’s why we’ve created these student emergency funds.

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General Atomics Helping to Foster Student Success at the Center for Advanced Power Systems

Through a partnership with a wealth of prestigious universities, research centers and programming, the Center for Advanced Power systems along with the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering helps ambitious young engineers tap into their occupational passions and skills.

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FSU professor establishes new Emmett Till Lecture and Archives Fund

The work to remember Emmett Till will continue at Florida State University thanks to new funding established by one of the nation’s leading experts on the 1955 murder that helped launch the civil rights movement.

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Alumni Forgo Wedding Registry to Help Fund Study Abroad Opportunities at FSU

In lieu of a traditional wedding registry, Robert and Anna decided to instead request their wedding guests assist them in supporting the Amerigo Vespucci Scholarship Fund.

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FSU Junior Awarded First Gerald Ensley Emerging Journalist Award

Florida State University junior Dana Sardina’s enthusiasm for writing resulted in her being named the first recipient of the Gerald Ensley Emerging Journalist Award, a scholarship named in honor of the late Tallahassee Democrat columnist.

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Florida State’s Student Success Practices a Model for the Nation

Florida State University’s student success initiatives are showcased as a national model for increasing completion rates and reducing inequities in a video released by the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.

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Student Star: Aquesha Addison

When searching for colleges, Aquesha Addison knew she wanted to attend a university that celebrated the diversity of its student body.

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Charles Koch Foundation Supports Florida State University Breakthroughs in Criminal Justice Research

The Charles Koch Foundation has provided a generous gift of over $6.5 million to support the groundbreaking work being conducted at the Institute for Justice Research and Development...

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The Ringling Receives Significant Gift from Stanton and Nancy Kaplan

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is thrilled to announce a significant gift from Stanton B. and Nancy W. Kaplan.

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FY 2018-19 Report on Giving

FY 2018-19 Report on Giving

This Report on Giving celebrates a monumental achievement, Florida State reaching not just the Top 25, but the Top 20.

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Daughter Honors Mother’s Opera Legacy at Florida State

Since moving here from Taiwan by way of Indiana in 1968, Lucy Ho has contributed to the greater Tallahassee community.

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Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship Becomes FSU’s Newest College

Florida State University’s newest school—the Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship—will now become its newest college, the university announced Friday during its Board of Trustees meeting.

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