New College In The News

New College of Florida named ‘Best Buy’ in Fiske Guide July 11, 2017

Herald    July 11, 2017 New College of Florida was again ranked as a “Best Buy” college in the 2018 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, one of only 20 public colleges in the United States to receive…Read more

Bargain shopping on college tuition? New College may be school for you
Bradenton Herald July 11, 2017   July 11, 2017 New College of Florida has been dubbed one of the best bargains in higher education. The school is one of 20 public colleges in the United States to receive “Best Buy” designation in the 2018…Read more

Oberle: Three basic life lessons from plants: Our relationship with plants is complicated
Herald Tribune July 6, 2017

Herald Tribune   July 6, 2017 Think back to the last time you mowed your lawn. Considering the torrential summer afternoon rains, it was probably yesterday. How about the last time you felt the crunch of a salad? Whether your…Read more

New College says it can compete with the nation’s most elite private universities. State lawmakers are betting they are right July 2, 2017

Bradenton   July 2, 2017 New College of Florida has some impressive credentials. Talk to any New College administrator long enough, and you likely will hear some of the following: ▪ The school has produced 25 percent of the state’s…Read more

New College entering a new era
Herald Tribune July 1, 2017

Herald Tribune, July 1, 2017 Campus leaders hail more money and growth plan — with some caution New College of Florida has seen its share of financial troubles over the years. Formerly a private school, the college went broke and…Read more

College smiles at budget
Business Observer June 30, 2017    June 30, 2017 As is wont to happen when a state passes its budget, howls of “what happened to my money” went far and deep statewide when Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed the 2017-2018 budget. But at Sarasota-based…Read more

NCF Alum and RCP White House Correspondent Alexis Simendinger to Be Inducted as Member of the Hall of Fame in the Society of Professional Journalists’ D.C. Pro Chapter April 13, 2017   April 13, 2017 Washington, D.C. – ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz, Washington Post columnist Gene Weingarten and RealClearPolitics White House correspondent Alexis Simendinger will be inducted as members of the Hall of Fame of the…Read more

New College of Florida, USFSM receive performance funding June 22, 2017

Herald Tribune   June 22, 2017 The University of Florida finished first among the 11 universities eligible for state performance funding in the upcoming budget year, garnering $55 million of the $245 million total, while New College of Florida and…Read more

New College and USF Receive State Performance Funding June 23, 2017

SNN TV, June 23, 2017 New College of Florida and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee will receive shares from the state performance funding in the upcoming budget year. USFSM will receive funding through the University of South Florida system,…Read more

What's Wrong with Too Many Required Courses June 27, 2017   June 27, 2017 Editorial by New College of Florida President Donal O'Shea They can have unintended consequences, writes Donal O’Shea. And the trick is to find those that actually improve student learning. Institutions across the country have been…Read more