Professor Thomas McCarthy at his induction as a member of a prestigious German research institute.

History professor McCarthy elected to German research institute

January 28, 2020

New College Professor Thomas McCarthy’s research into a monk’s thousand-year-old chronicle of European history resulted…

Debórah Dwork, a history professor at Clark university, speaks at the New College Day of Remembrance event on January 27.

Holocaust remembrance notes parallels to today

January 28, 2020

The plight of Jewish people fleeing Nazi Germany is mirrored in what refugees from Syria…

New College of Florida students participate in the demo of their Berlin Wall in Ace Plaza in Sarasota, Fla., on Friday, November 8, 2019. New College is a top Fulbright producer with a waterfront campus on Sarasota Bay. / (November 8, 2019; Photo by Casey Brooke Lawson)

Berlin Wall project ends in dramatic fashion

November 13, 2019

Just before noon on Friday, Nov. 12, New College’s Berlin Wall fell, almost 30 years…

President Don O'Shea

Dismantling the Berlin Wall on New College's campus

November 12, 2019

On Nov. 9, 1989, 30 years ago today, the Berlin Wall came down.

New College of Florida students participate in a Berlin Wall spray painting class in Ace Plaza.

Campus commemorating anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall

October 8, 2019

New College recently revisited one of the memorable moments of the Cold War.

Professor Carrie Beneš examines a manuscript with students at the Jane Bancroft Cook Library.

Photo gallery: Students get up-close look at medieval manuscripts

September 20, 2019

Professor Carrie Beneš gave students a rare opportunity to physically examine several medieval manuscripts.

Students took part in an excavation of a section of ancient Thouria, in Greece this summer.

Novo gets hands-on archaeology experience in Greece

July 29, 2019

Rising fourth-year student Margie Freeman spent part of her summer break digging up Greek history…

People pack the College Hall Music Room during at symposium event during Black History Month.

Mellon grant to strengthen community outreach, engagement

June 19, 2019

The grant will support initiatives that preserve local history, integrate social and racial justice work…

New College students and staff edit Wikipedia entries during Editing is Activism

Students engage in editing as activism

March 11, 2019

New College’s Jane Bancroft Cook Library hosted Editing is Activism, a Wikipedia edit-a-thon.