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New College's Commencement Includes First Graduates of Data Science Program

  On Friday, May 26, New College of Florida will hold its 51st commencement ceremony, but it also will be a first – the graduation of the first students from the College’s new data science master’s degree program. All seven…Read more

Consortium Colleges Celebrate Commencement of 3,346 Graduates

  It’s that time when our colleges bid goodbye to thousands of graduates. Parents offer tearful hugs. Classmates promise to keep in touch. And at commencement ceremonies across the Gulf Coast, graduates talk of entering the world with a better…Read more

New College of Florida to Celebrate 51st Commencement

  New College of Florida will award diplomas to an expected 181 students in a sunset ceremony on the College’s historic Bayfront at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26.  It will be the 51st graduation in New College’s history. This…Read more

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Independence Day

When: Tue Jul 4 2017 12:00am to Wed Jul 5 2017 12:00am



Klingenstein Lecture: “Rethinking The Jewish Catacombs”

When: Tue Jan 16 2018 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Where: Sainer Auditorium

Description: Nicola Denzey Lewis is on the faculty of Religious Studies at Brown University, and author of "The Bone Gatherers." Her research centers on the city of Rome during the Roman Empire and late antiquity. The lecture is sponsored by New College of Florida, The Klingenstein Chair of Judaic Studies and The Jay Rudolph Endowment. The public is welcome.

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Graduation and Confidence
Herald Tribune May 26, 2017

Herald Tribune, May 26, 2017 Graduations involve music, pomp, speeches, and great good spirits. They celebrate achievement, transformation and new beginnings. But for sheer exuberance, nothing beats New College graduations.

The Janus-Faced Nature of Graduation
SRQ May 13, 2017

SRQ Magazine   May 13, 2017 For Floridians, May is when the traffic thins and you can show up at a restaurant without a reservation. Extraordinarily massive clouds decorate the late afternoon skies. And at our universities, students graduate: at…Read more

Performance and Lecture Series Performance and Lecture Series

Information about performance, lecture series and annual events held at New College including New Music New College, New Topics and the annual Klingenstein Lecture. All are open to the public.

New Music New College

New Music New College (NMNC) is an extension of the music program at New College that presents five programs of contemporary, avant-garde and experimental music each year.

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New Topics

New Topics is a collaboration of the New College Foundation and New College of Florida.

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Academic Lectures

New College of Florida presents several lecture series that regularly informs, entertains and inspires students, faculty and the community.

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