New College In The News

New College Named One of America’s Most Affordable Small Colleges
Sarasota Magazine July 3, 2018

Sarasota Magazine, July 3, 2018 New College of Florida was recently ranked No. 7 in a list of America’s 20 most affordable small colleges published by the student loan management company Student Loan Hero. To create the rankings, the company surveyed tuition, fees and average…Read more

Rising Sea Levels & Heritage: Meeting the Challenges in Sarasota July 1, 2018   July 1, 2018 Three-day conference on August 8th through 11th, 2018 By (NCF Professor) Uzi Baram, Patch Poster | Jul 1, 2018 12:32 pm ET | Updated Jul 1, 2018 12:41 pm ET Sarasota and hurricanes: there is a myth that Sarasota is protected from…Read more

(NCF Alum) Abigail Oakes and Melissa Coleman Sperber June 29, 2018

SRQ Magazine, June 29, 2018 Nonprofit Powerhouse  Abigail Oakes, 25 Manager of Nonprofit Services, Community Foundation of Sarasota County Your nickname Abigail Oaktree is a personal favorite—I’ve always been a nature nerd. Your brand tagline: Power of love > love of power  Would you rather be…Read more

A Newly Excavated Settlement Highlights Florida’s History as a Haven for Escaped Slaves
Sarasota June 27, 2018

Sarasota Magazine, June 27, 2018 Called one of the most significant historical sites in Florida and perhaps the U.S. by Florida historian Canter Brown Jr., Angola is a story of struggle, tragedy and, ultimately, survival in the quest for freedom.…Read more

Vive la Difference (Editorial by Donal O'Shea) June 9, 2018

SRQ    June 9, 2018 The Wall Street Journal last January published an article by a long-time frequent visitor to Sarasota that extolled the charms of our little corner of the world.  The author, Alexander Lobrano, talks about the cheese shop downtown (due…Read more

(New College of Florida is one of...) The top 10 most affordable small colleges May 30, 2018  May 29, 2018 Many families assume public colleges and universities are far more affordable than private ones. Turns out, that's only partly true. At public, four-year institutions, costs for the 2017-18 school year hit $20,770, according to the College Board.…Read more

New College Names New Vice President May 25, 2018

Sarasota     May 25, 2018 New College of Florida recently hired Kristie Harris as the college’s first associate vice president for administration.

Heat-Tolerant Corals May Have Bacterial Secret Useful for Restoration May 22, 2018    May 22, 2018 Corals that tolerate heat stress may harbor different bacteria than others, reports a New College undergraduate thesis study conducted in the US Virgin Islands. This critical information may help scientists find or raise corals more…Read more

NCF Alum Erin Lipp on panel at Wofford (College) presenting the effect of climate change on infectious disease May 23, 2018      May 23, 2018 SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Wofford College will present a panel of experts on the effects of climate change on infectious diseases at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, in the Olin Teaching Theater as the inaugural lecture of the Milliken…Read more

Why Americans will get up at the crack of dawn to watch the royal wedding
NBC May 16, 2018    May 16, 2018 Emily Fairchild, Associate Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at New College of Florida, weighs in on the royal topic..... America hasn't been part of Britain for hundreds of years, yet so many of us…Read more