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New College of Florida Presents Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

  Once a year, the New College of Florida Art department opens its doors to the public for a viewing of works by its most ambitious young artists. The 2017 Juried Student Art Exhibition opens February 1 at the College’s…Read more

College Consortium Expands Programs, Receives New Support

  C4, the Consortium of Colleges on the Creative Coast, anticipates a productive 2017 with an expanded focus on student enrichment, greater collaboration, and additional support from another regional foundation, the Manatee Community Foundation. In January 2016, the Consortium announced the support of…Read more

Klingenstein 2017: Humans, Animals, Hybrids in Rabbinic Reproductive Thought

  When people try to define what being human means, the Hebrew Bible’s notion of humanity “created in the image of God” is often what comes to mind. Dr. Rachel Neis, a Judaic studies scholar at the University of Michigan,…Read more

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AOC Fair

When: Wed Feb 1 2017 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Where: Koski Plaza

Description: What's your AOC? Join us to learn about the requirements to graduate for your Area of Concentration, as well as talk one-on-one with faculty about questions you may have. Free food will be available from a taco truck.

Women in Data Science Conference

When: Fri Feb 3 2017 11:00am to 12:00pm

Where: New College of Florida 5800 Bay Shore Rd Sarasota FL 34243

Description: The Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. ​This one-day technical conference provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science related research in a number of domains, learn how leading-edge companies are leveraging data science for success, and connect with potential mentors, collaborators, and others in the field. Register here:

Presentation: Columbia University One-Year Masters in Nutrition Science

When: Mon Feb 13 2017 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Where: Center for Engagement and Opportunity (LBR 154)

Description: The one-year masters of nutrition sciences is an excellent option for students seeking a gap/glide year, or to enhance their health professions training. Many graduates go on to train in a laboratory discipline pertinent to nutrition, enter medical or dental school, or work a public health field in which knowledge of nutrition figures significantly. For more information, visit

New Topics: Nuclear Weapons: They’re Back

When: Wed Feb 15 2017 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Where: 5313 Bay Shore Rd Sarasota FL 34234 United States

Description: The Sarasota World Affairs Council presents Bob Gallucci, director of the The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress and former Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, and who, in 1998, was appointed U.S. State Department Special Envoy to deal with the threat posed by the proliferation of ballistic missiles and weapons of mass destruction. Dr. Gallucci will describe the evolution of the U.S. approach in dealing with nuclear weapons and their re-emergence as critical to Russian defense policy, Chinese force modernization, and regional importance in the Middle East. He will also address the threat posed by the prospect of a terrorist nuclear attack. Admission is free. To reserve a seat, go to

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SW Florida’s Consortium of Colleges on Creative Coast boosting student opportunities
Bradenton Herald January 14, 2017

Bradenton Herald, January 14, 2017 For the Consortium of the Colleges on the Creative Coast (C4), the start of the New Year is the time to expand on its 2016 accomplishments and increase its ability to collaborate and create more…Read more

Students at New College: Buy! Sell! I got hosed!
Bradenton Herald January 13, 2017

Bradenton Herald, January 13, 2017 The next Wolf of Wall Street may be living in a Sarasota dorm room. Students at New College of Florida are spending the interlude between first and second semesters playing the stock market — employing…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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