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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


New College of Florida is Named 'Best Buy' in 2018 Fiske Guidebook

New College of Florida is once again ranked as a “Best Buy” college in the 2018 edition of the respected and long-running Fiske Guide to Colleges. Only 20 public colleges in the United States received Fiske’s “Best Buy” designation. New College…Read more


New College of Florida Receives Performance Funding

The Board of Governors announced university performance funding scores at its meeting on Thursday, celebrating the fourth year in a row of nearly across-the-board improvement. The System boasted year-over-year gains on six of the eight performance metrics that are common…Read more


Program for Local Students Fosters Love of Science at New College

On New College’s marine science research boat, a dozen kids are a few hundred yards off the Bayfront. They’re conducting water sampling experiments under the guidance of marine biology thesis student Lukas Heath. They are among the 31 students in…Read more


New College of Florida Embarks on Transformative Growth Plan

New College of Florida announced plans to embark on a transformative plan for its future, with the funding to expand the number of students it provides with its unique and world-class education by 50 percent. With Gov. Rick Scott’s signing…Read more


New College's Commencement Includes First Graduates of Data Science Program

  On Friday, May 26, New College of Florida will hold its 51st commencement ceremony, but it also will be a first – the graduation of the first students from the College’s new data science master’s degree program. All seven…Read more


Consortium Colleges Celebrate Commencement of 3,346 Graduates

  It’s that time when our colleges bid goodbye to thousands of graduates. Parents offer tearful hugs. Classmates promise to keep in touch. And at commencement ceremonies across the Gulf Coast, graduates talk of entering the world with a better…Read more


New College of Florida to Celebrate 51st Commencement

  New College of Florida will award diplomas to an expected 181 students in a sunset ceremony on the College’s historic Bayfront at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26.  It will be the 51st graduation in New College’s history. This…Read more


New College Students Win Leading National Scholarships

New College Students Win Leading National Scholarships As the end of the 2016-2017 academic year approaches, several New College of Florida students are furthering their education via some of the country’s most prestigious scholarships. Fulbright Award  Allya Yourish, a humanities…Read more


‘New Scholars’ Takes You Around the World in a Day: Event Celebrates Student Research at New College of Florida

New Scholars, the annual year-end event celebrating undergraduate research at New College of Florida, takes you along on student projects about aspects of Antarctica, Brazil, China, Mexico, Germany and San Francisco, and into examinations of everything from agro-ecology to zoology…Read more