From Sarasota, November 17, 2021

Guests enjoying heaping plates of lobster at the 42nd annual New College Foundation Clambake.

                                                                                                           Guests enjoying heaping plates of lobster at the 42nd annual New College Foundation Clambake.

                                                                                                           IMAGE: COURTESY PHOTO

Clambake, New College of Florida’s signature fundraising event, raised more than $530,000—the most ever in the event’s history. Nearly 400 people attended the event on Nov. 4 on New College’s bayfront campus. One hundred percent of the funds raised are directed to student scholarships. The New College Foundation provides more than $2 million annually for student scholarships, faculty and student research, and campus enhancements.

Founded in Sarasota in 1960, New College of Florida is a top-ranked public liberal arts college and the state’s Honors College of Florida. New College prepares intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement by providing a highly individualized education that integrates academic rigor with career-building experiences. New College offers 45 undergraduate majors in arts, humanities and sciences, a master’s degree program in applied data science, and certificates in technology, finance, and business skills.

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