New College News


New College Announces Speakers For The 2018-2019 ‘New Topics’ Discussion Series

New College of Florida and the New College Foundation announce the 2018-2019 season of the popular “New Topics” lecture and discussion series. This dynamic community series features national speakers on vital issues of our time. Scheduled from October through April,…Read more


Princeton Review Names New College to ‘Best 384 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 an exclusive group of American colleges to make the Review’s new college guidebook, “The Best 384 Colleges.” The…Read more


New College’s 40th Clambake Set for Nov. 1

  New College of Florida will celebrate the 40th anniversary of its Annual Scholarship Clambake on November 1, 2018, at 6 p.m. The event will take place on the New College Bayfront behind College Hall, 5800 Bay Shore Road in…Read more


New College Foundation Appoints Three to Board of Directors

The New College Foundation, the philanthropic organization supporting New College of Florida, announces the appointment of three people to its board of directors. Alison Gardner is a senior vice president and financial advisor with RBC Wealth Management, managing $125 million…Read more


New College Names Kristie Harris as Associate VP for Administration

New College of Florida has named Kristie Harris as the College’s first associate vice president for administration. Harris began work at New College on May 21. She previously served as director of university budgets for the State University System of Florida, beginning…Read more


New College to Celebrate Commencement - Graduates Include Three Fulbright Winners, Two Goldwater Scholars

New College of Florida will award diplomas to an expected 184 graduates in a commencement ceremony at 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 18. It will be the 52nd graduating class in the College’s history. Commencement is planned for the College’s bayfront,…Read more


Three NCF Students Win Fulbright Awards

Three students at New College of Florida have been awarded prestigious Fulbright grants for 2018 and will study and work in Taiwan and Croatia. Miles Iton (Homestead, Fla.) received a Fulbright Research Fellowship to Taiwan. Megan Bailey (Miramar, Fla.) and…Read more


New College Students Adapt Classic 'Frankenstein' For Social Network Era

New College of Florida’s “Frankenfest” – a series of events based on Mary Shelley’s classic 1818 novel – concludes with a modern-day dramatic adaption titled Frankenstein; or the Postmodern Prometheus.  The play will be performed in New College’s Black Box…Read more


New College to Participate in 2018 Giving Challenge, May 1-2, Noon to Noon

New College of Florida – through its fundraising arm, the New College Foundation – will once again participate in the Giving Challenge, a 24-hour online campaign presented by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and supported by The Patterson Foundation.…Read more


New College Awarded $294,198 Grant from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Scientists at New College of Florida have received a $294,198 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to identify the best methods for restoring the mangrove habitat on Tidy Island, a partially developed peninsula in Sarasota Bay. Tidy Island has…Read more