New College News


New College Foundation Announces New Board Members

The New College Foundation, the private fundraising arm of New College of Florida, has announced the addition of four members to its Board of Directors: Francine J. Blum, Christine L. Jennings, Karin E. Gustafson and Charles H. Hamilton. Blum and…Read more


College Mourns Loss of Dr. Glenn Cuomo

A message from President O'Shea: I regret to inform you that Dr. Glenn R. Cuomo, Professor of German Studies, passed away suddenly on October 25, 2017, after a valiant four-year battle with an extremely rare and hard-to-cure cancer. Professor Cuomo…Read more


‘New Topics’ Discussion Series To Open With Explorer Alizé Carrère

The 2017-2018 season of the New Topics discussion series begins with scientist and National Geographic Young Explorer Alizé Carrère on Monday, Nov. 6, at 5:30 p.m., in New College of Florida’s Sainer Pavilion. The series continues with five more events…Read more


‘Atlas of Life’ Project Features Work by New College of Florida Biology Professor

An international team of scientists, including New College of Florida’s Dr. Tiffany Doan, have completed the “atlas of life” – the first global review and map of every vertebrate on Earth, a vital tool in identifying regions for global conservation…Read more


Rogers to leave New College Foundation

Jessica Rogers, associate vice president of advancement for New College of Florida and associate director of the New College Foundation, is moving on after more than a decade of service to the College. Rogers has accepted a position as vice…Read more


New College Cancels Classes Thursday Sept. 7 Through Monday Sept. 11

Because the predicted path and intensity of Hurricane Irma remains uncertain, New College of Florida has canceled classes Thursday, Sept. 7, Friday, Sept. 8, and Monday, Sept. 11. The College has encouraged students to leave campus to be with their families or…Read more


New College’s Kessie Elected to FPCA Post

Michael Kessie, chief of the Campus Police Department, was elected director of the Florida Police Chiefs Association District 1, which includes Sarasota, Manatee, DeSoto, Hardee and Highlands counties. Kessie was sworn in as the district director by Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine…Read more


C4 Changes Name to Cross College Alliance and Adopts Memorandum of Agreement

Eckerd College, New College of Florida, Ringling College of Art and Design, State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota, University of South Florida Sarasota Manatee and The Ringling/FSU share a common vision of building an educational network that amplifies and expands learning…Read more


Princeton Review Names New College to ‘Best Colleges’ Guidebook

New College of Florida was again named one of the country’s top undergraduate colleges by The Princeton Review. New College was among the 15 percent of American colleges to make the Review’s new college guidebook, “The Best 382 Colleges.” The…Read more


New Music New College Concert Series Announces 2017–2018 Season

The New Music New College 2017-18 season – the 19th year of the series – features one “monster” of a concert and a slate of performances that, as always, push the boundaries of contemporary music. The five-concert series opens Saturday,…Read more