New College News


And the Oscar Goes To... New College's Steven Rosenbluth

Steven Rosenbluth, a 1991 graduate of New College of Florida, has been presented with an Academy Award for his visual effects work on the development of the Overdrive Motion Management System. Rosenbluth and colleagues Joshua Barratt, Robert Nolty and Archie Te…Read more


New College Foundation Names New Members, Officers

The Board of the New College Foundation welcomed three new members and appointed new officers at its Feb. 3 meeting. Joining the board are Karin E. Gustafson, Charles H. Hamilton ‘64 and William R. Johnston. Gustafson is a retired non-profit executive…Read more


John Jakes Writing Scholarship Founded at New College of Florida

  The Rotary Club of Sarasota and friends of the renowned American historical novelist John Jakes are establishing a scholarship in his honor for students at New College of Florida. Every year, the John Jakes Endowed Writing Scholarship will support…Read more


New College of Florida Named A Top School for Return on Investment

  New College of Florida was again named one of the country’s top colleges for return on investment by the respected and long-running Princeton Review. The ranking comes in the just-released 2017 edition of The Princeton Review’s book, “Colleges That…Read more


New College Hosts Women in Data Science Conference

  How did data analysis help stop the Ebola outbreak in West Africa? How can algorithms help develop better treatment of chronic diseases? How does data help bring a cancer drug to market more quickly? These topics and more are…Read more


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


New College Ranks in Top 20 of Kiplinger’s Best Public Colleges

  For the 14th consecutive year, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has recognized New College of Florida as one of the nation’s best values in higher education. The magazine ranked New College 19th on its list of the 100 best values in…Read more


Selby Gardens and New College Partner in Science Collaboration

  New College of Florida and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens have established a formal collaboration between the education and research departments with a focus on plant science, conservation and public outreach. The agreement, finalized in November, sets a path for…Read more