As the 2014-2015 academic year comes to a close, Florida College recognizes the outstanding academicians in the honors societies Alpha Chi (pictured above) and Phi Theta Kappa. Alpha Chi, the College’s upper-division honors society, welcomed several new members this year. Membership in this organization is limited to the top 10 percent of juniors, seniors and graduate […]
Florida College recognized Dean Jason Longstreth ’94 for his doctoral achievement at the conclusion of yesterday’s daily assembly. At the presentation, Dean of Academics Dr. Crispell introduced Dr. Longstreth, presenting him with academic regalia worn during annual opening ceremonies and commencement exercises. Jason began preaching with the church in Dover, Fla. (’93-’98). Before returning to […]
A complete recording of our opening ceremonies is embedded below.
During the College’s 2012-2013 graduation ceremony, William Hammontree received the honor of Valedictorian, and Macy Arrants and Robert Haynes shared the honor of Salutatorian. Hammontree, a recent inductee into the All-Florida Academic First Team, also served as president of the freshman class, and also as a member of Alpha Club and PTK. We congratulate these […]
Each year the All-Florida Academic Team recognizes outstanding students from across the state of Florida for their academic achievement, leadership and service to their community. After the College’s daily assembly, Dr. Dan Petty recognized William Hammontree and Austin Kercheville as selections to the 2013 All-Florida Academic First Team. The sophomores were nominated to the All-USA […]
Academic achievement is one of the most significant reflections of Florida College’s mission as an institution of higher learning. Florida College is therefore proud to recognize the Academic Awards winners of the 2012-2013 school year. Recipients have been recommended by the head of each discipline based on their dedication, intellectual curiosity and classroom leadership. View […]
On Tuesday, February 12 in Puckett Auditorium, Florida College’s Pi Gamma chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society hosted an induction ceremony for 27 students currently in the Associate of Arts program. Qualifying members must attain a 3.65 GPA on at least 15 hours of classes. These requirements make the Florida College […]
Following decades of tradition, the faculty donned their academic regalia and joined students and parents for an afternoon of welcoming and fellowship in the College’s opening ceremonies. The theme for this year is “Growing In Him,” a reminder of the Christian’s calling to mature in the knowledge and likeness of God, following in the footsteps […]
Florida College continues to develop its list of degree programs, adding majors and areas of concentration in History, Communication and Biblical Studies. The College has steadily expanded over the years in order to accommodate the academic needs of students who seek academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment. The most recent major to be added is […]
On April 5, in a special awards ceremony in Orlando, Fla., Florida College Sophomores Emma Angelo and Emma Bingham were selected as members of the 2012 All-Florida Academic Team. Accredited colleges and universities nominate high-achieving students for the Phi Theta Kappa All-USA Academic Team. By virtue of their standing in this national competition, students are […]
Tuesday, March 27 2012, marked the induction of the very first Florida College students into the Florida Xi Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society. Alpha Chi is a coeducational academic honor society that was founded on February 22, 1922 by representatives of five Texas institutions of higher learning. Today the […]
We are excited to announce the 2011/12 Academic Award recipients. A complete listing appears below.
The following announcement was distributed by President Payne on March 22, 2012. I am pleased to announce today that we welcome Lydia Dickey to the College faculty full time in Fall 2012, and Cornelia Jones as an assistant coach in the FC Athletics Department. Lydia Dickey will join the full-time mathematics faculty of Florida College in the Fall of 2012. She […]
Last week, as most students ended a week of spring break, the Florida College forensics team traveled to Jefferson City, Tenn., for the 2012 National Christian College Forensics Invitational, hosted by Carson-Newman College. The team represented Florida College well, in a competitive tournament that entertained twenty-six different schools, with almost 1,000 individual competitors. Members of […]
This morning, Dr. Petty awarded tenure to Mr. Roy Byers and Mr. Benjamin Payne. The awarding of tenure to a faculty member at Florida College represents an acknowledgement of mutual commitment. Tenure recognizes the commitment of the faculty member to the mission and ideals of the College, and it demonstrates the College’s permanent commitment to […]
This Thursday during a special chapel program, Dean Petty announced the honorees of Who’s Who Among Students In American Colleges and Universities and Who’s Who Among Students In American Junior Colleges. These students must meet the following criteria. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA Students must participate and demonstrate leadership in academic and […]