New College In The News

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

New College, rowing park among big winners in state budget
Herald Tribune May 5, 2017

Herald Tribune, May 5, 2017 New College of Florida should soon begin a major expansion that will significantly transform the university, after state leaders awarded the small Sarasota school millions in new recurring funding to hire additional professors and grow…Read more

College Picks New Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid May 4, 2017

941   May 4, 2017 New College of Florida recently named Joy Hamm as its next dean of admissions and financial aid. By Staff 5/4/2017 at 12:25pm Joy Hamm IMAGE: COURTESY DAVID GULLIVER New College of Florida recently named Joy…Read more

New College ranked in top 50 for outside-the-classroom experiences
Herald Tribune May 3, 2017

Herald Tribune, May 3, 2017 New College of Florida is one of the country’s top 50 colleges for offering students the outside-the-classroom experiences and connections that lead to great jobs or post-graduate study, according to a new book by The…Read more

Photo gallery: There's a shark to catch
Tampa Bay Times April 27, 2017

Tampa Bay Times, April 27, 2017 The rolling, unsteady deck doesn't seem to bother the scientist, standing there at the edge of the ship's outer deck. Behind him, students who haven't found their sea legs stumble every which way, but…Read more

Growth for New College, greatness for all
Herald Tribune April 27, 2017

Herald Tribune, April 27, 2017 Early last summer, the Florida Board of Governors (the oversight body for all state universities) asked a question of New College leaders — how can we transform New College from what it is now, a…Read more

New College donors celebrate generosity
Bradenton Herald April 26, 2017

Bradenton Herald, April 26, 2017 The New College Foundation held its annual scholarship luncheon last week at the foundation’s offices on the New College campus. Supporters of the school, including many Bradenton and Sarasota civic leaders, gathered to celebrate raising…Read more

Florida's online higher ed push takes hold unevenly April 24, 2017   April 24, 2017 ORLANDO — Florida higher education officials tout their efforts to expand online education, but a look behind the numbers reveals a more nuanced reality: The state’s dozen public universities vary widely in how much they’ve…Read more

Shark tagging expedition gives researchers confidence that shark populations are rising
Bradenton Herald April 26, 2017

Bradenton Herald, April 26, 2017 A five-day expedition into the Gulf Coast was a learning experience for local college students, but also gave scientists reassurance that shark populations are rebounding. From April 17 through 21, five scientists, two graduate students…Read more