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Meet the faces at New College

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Sydney Haas Marine Biology

Sydney is in her second year studying marine biology at New College. She has already presented research at several regional and national conferences.

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Mariano Jimenez, Jr. Athletic Director

Mariano is the first athletic director and baseball coach in New College’s history. He spearheaded the launch of the athletics department and successful application process to join the NAIA

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The NCF Treeleaders Student Club

The Treeleaders support New College spirit and have created a vibrant atmosphere while supporting the Mighty Banyans.

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Sherry Yu Associate Professor, Economics

Associate Professor Sherry Yu teaches economics at New College and says she never imagined the sea change in student interest she is experiencing this semester.

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Elizabeth Moore New College Foundation Board Member

Elizabeth Moore is known throughout Sarasota and beyond for her philanthropy.

Visit our Bayfront Campus

Located on a beautiful 110-acre campus on sunny Sarasota Bay, New College is a community of bold and intellectually curious risk takers who thrive in an environment where their education is their own.