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Mural Makers Create Eco-Conscious Legacy

Student Bristen Groves is leading an effort to turn microplastics gathered near Sarasota Bay into an eco-conscious mural by the waterfront.

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Novos Study Abroad on Gilman Scholarships

With plans to study in Taiwan, Morocco, Nepal and Jordan, three New College students have received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to further their research.

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Interns Engage Community Through Local Radio

Four New College students comprised the core of the news team at Sarasota community radio station WSLR through a paid internship program in the arts and humanities.

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Gulf Coast Urban Planners Recognize Student Thesis

Charettes, Urban Planning, and Democracy, a senior thesis project by sociology and political science student Adam Johnson, has been recognized by the Florida Planning and Zoning Association.

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Ecology Lab Exemplifies Hybrid Learning

In the Ecology Lab of Emily Heffernan, Ph.D., associate professor of Biology and Environmental Studies, two Novo Collegians are conducting their insect-based class experiments entirely at home.

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Open-Air Learning in the COVID-19 Era

Embodying the spirit of collegiate social distancing, the New College First-Year Seminar “Animal Thinking”, taught by Professor of Psychology Heidi Harley, Ph.D., is taking students fully outdoors this fall.

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Doctor Began Her Career Path at New College

Dr. Valeria Valbuena, who studied Biochemistry at New College, is now a physician and a general surgery resident at the University of Michigan.

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Visual Artist Got Her Start at New College

After graduating with a dual concentration in Art and Classics, Danielle Dygert now has a career as an artist liaison, marketing & exhibitions coordinator, and visual artist.

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Rangel Fellow Planning Career in Public Service

Naimul “Naeem” Chowdhury is the first-ever Novo Collegian to become a Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellow.

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