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  Florida State University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1905, Florida's educational system was reorganized by the state Legislature, and six state institutions of higher learning were consolidated into two when the University of Florida in Gainesville was established and designated a men's school and the Florida State College became a women's school called the Florida Female College.
Florida State is also the home of the first chapter (Alpha) of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society in the state of Florida, and is home to one of the oldest schools of public administration in the country.
A significant achievement at the university was chemistry professor and synthetic organic chemist, Robert A. Holton's synthesizing of Taxol on Dec. 9, 1993.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Florida_State_University   (3675 words)

  
 Actuarial Science [FSU Math]
At Florida State University, a number of students who did not have benefit of an Actuarial Science Program as undergraduates join us after their bachelor’s degrees in various fields including mathematics to add specific preparation for a career as an actuary.
Florida students may take these courses at FSU or in a Community College and are set by a statewide board.
The proximity of the State of Florida Department of Insurance and other departments with actuarial applications is a useful resource; some choose employment there after graduation.
www.math.fsu.edu /~smith/Guides/actmath.html   (3023 words)

  
 College-Level Programs
Florida State University’s International Programs offer an ideal combination of traditional and contemporary education—in Old World countries of Europe, in nations both ancient and emerging such as China and Russia, and in Central and South America’s rich and vibrant cultures.
FSU stands apart from other universities in the personal support that staff and faculty commit to students.
Students, both in-state and out-of-state, may be eligible, but preference is given to students enrolled in Florida State University and other State of Florida universities.
www.international.fsu.edu /Types/College/CollegeLevel.htm   (1504 words)

  
 GOVERNOR AND LT. GOVERNOR ANNOUNCE FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He is currently a member of the FSU Foundation and a member of the Overseers of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
She previously served as the president of the Florida FREE political research organization, and senior vice-president of governmental affairs for the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
Prior to being elected a state representative in 1992, Speaker Thrasher was a member of the Clay County School Board where he served as chairman in 1989 and 1990, and vice- chairman in 1988.
sun6.dms.state.fl.us /eog_new/eog/library/releases/2001/june/university_board_tall-06-25-01.html   (1336 words)

  
 Graduate Programs at Florida State University
Florida State University Department of Oceanography is dedicated to research and offers both master of science and doctor of philosophy graduate degrees in oceanography with specializations in biological, physical, and chemical oceanography.
The Florida State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctor's degrees.
The Florida State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor's, master's and doctor's degrees.
schools.gradschools.com /graduate-schools/Florida-State.html   (2613 words)

  
 Columns: Florida semi-state university
TALLAHASSEE - The notion of a state without state universities is not necessarily part of the Libertarian Party's announced designs on some small state yet to be selected.
The universities and community colleges are clearly not a priority for Bush, who pays most of his attention to K-12.
Instead, he sees FSU and the others as victims of the worst possible situation: low tuition, low support, and nothing but "despair" for the prospects of tax reform that would enable a difference.
www.sptimes.com /2003/06/15/Columns/Florida_semi_state_un.shtml   (910 words)

  
 FSU Meteorology Home Page - Florida State University Meteorology Department
FSU offers the most extensive undergraduate and graduate level meteorology programs in the southeastern United States.
FSU is holding an Open House for prospective graduate students on October 6th.
FSU is recruiting for a new faculty member in Tropical Meteorology.
www.met.fsu.edu   (279 words)

  
 coe.fsu.edu
The unit is comprised of programs and educators from throughout the FSU campus.
Students work with faculty to improve primary and secondary education throughout Florida and the nation with a foundation of strong academic preparation and extensive classroom experience.
The college's programs are based on the belief that mastery of an academic discipline is the essential element to effective teaching and educational leadership.
www.coe.fsu.edu   (333 words)

  
 Welcome to the College of Music at Florida State University
The FSU College of Music is widely recognized as a top tier university-based music program with a long tradition of excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
The College is fortunate to be a valued unit in a major university well known for its support of the arts, and our students benefit from the vast resources and opportunities the University provides.
They provide students with an educational environment both demanding and supportive, and their success is evidenced by the thousands of College of Music graduates who have entered the profession as public school teachers, professional performers, conductors, college and university professors, music therapists, composers, scholars, administrators, and private music teachers.
www.music.fsu.edu   (268 words)

  
 Psychology History Timeline
Winthrop N. Kellogg (Ph.D. Columbia University) moves to FSU from Indiana University and begins research on the use of sonar by porpoises and blind humans.
The State of Florida agreed to maintain the lines and expense budget permanently when the grant period ended.
Anders Ericsson (Ph.D. University of Stockholm, Sweden) moves to FSU from the University of Colorado (Boulder) as the Conradi Eminent Scholar.
www.psy.fsu.edu /history/history.html   (821 words)

  
 Florida State University Postcards Postcard Images
This disc has 157 different antique postcard images of Florida State University or Florida State College for Women scanned onto a compact disc.
This is a wonderful GIFT item to give to any friend or Alumnus of Florida State University, the home of the Seminoles.
Some of the postcards bear the name of Florida State college for Women, the prior name of Florida State University.
www.flajax.com /FloridaStateUniversityPostcards.html   (103 words)

  
 MRS Website : Florida State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The School of Computational Science and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Florida State University seek to fill a position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the area of computational materials science and mechanics.
Applicants are encouraged to apply by February 15, 2006 with curriculum vita, research and teaching statements, and three names of references electronically to http://www.csit.fsu.edu/jobs.php.
Florida State University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity in hiring.
www.mrs.org /s_mrs/doc.asp?CID=1653&DID=166242   (247 words)

  
 Florida State University
FSU researcher uncovers oldest dinosaur cousin, pre-dates T. rex by 100 million years
Florida State University paleobiologist Gregory M. Erickson has uprooted the dinosaur family tree.
FSU scientist finds greenhouse gas feeds climate warming faster than expected
www.fsu.edu   (126 words)

  
 Florida State University - Center for Intensive English Studies
Florida State University, a major public university in the USA
CIES has its own building, located in the center of the campus of Florida State University.
CIES is a not-for-profit service program of Florida State University.
www.studyusa.com /factshts/fsu.asp?s=21   (511 words)

  
 FSU High Energy Physics
Particle physicists study matter at the very smallest scale, exploring the structure and interactions of the mostfundamental particles which make up everything in the universe, from stars to starfish.
This basic force of the universe cannot be fitted into the outmoded concept of narrow nationalisms.
Hence if a future theory should be deterministic, it cannot be a modification of the present one but must be essentially different.
www.hep.fsu.edu   (189 words)

  
 FSU.com :: Everything FSU
The goal of the campaign is to provide education and experiences that develop students' knowledge of leadership and ability to demonstrate and practice leadership skills in their scholarly, creative, campus and wider communities.
Florida State Times is published to keep alumni, friends, faculty and staff informed about FSU's growth, change, needs and accomplishments.
Check out your opportunities to align with FSU and promote your business services or products on this Web site, in the Florida State Times, or on "FSU Headlines," which is broadcast 3 times weekly, statewide on Sun Sports.
www.fsu.com   (440 words)

  
 FSU Academic & Professional Program Services (APPS)
Florida State University's Academic and Professional Program Services (APPS) - We manage campus.fsu.edu and help students, staff, and faculty navigate in the FSU online academic and administrative environment.
At the annual Celebration of Graduate Student Excellence April 7, the University honored graduate students for excellence in teaching, research, contributions to the university, professional development and service to fellow graduate students.
Please congratulate this year's nominees for the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award: There are 154 teaching assistants from 40 different departments and programs nominated by students and faculty for their teaching excellence.
online.fsu.edu   (301 words)

  
 Florida State Seminoles Official Athletic Site
Growing up outside Seattle, Florida State University softball player Tiffany McDonald dreamed of donning the Red, White and Blue as member of the United States national team.
If your first year on the Florida State softball team includes a trip to the Women's College World Series and All-America honors you wouldn't know any better, you'd think you'll be spending the first week of June in Oklahoma City every year.
Florida State Signee Terese Gober Named AJC Softball Player of the Year
seminoles.cstv.com /sports/w-softbl/fsu-w-softbl-body.html   (243 words)

  
 FSU Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium - Main Page
Florida State University's Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium is a museum-quality collection of 200,000 plant specimens.
Each specimen is carefully identified, pressed, dried, and mounted to archival standards, with accompanying data on where and when it was collected.
The specimens are a valued resource to local, state, national, and international biologists studying plant systematics, ecology, evolution, biogeography, conservation biology, anatomy, and morphology.
www.herbarium.bio.fsu.edu   (150 words)

  
 Research Brought To Life : Florida State University College of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Professor Kutnjak Ivkovich's police integrity research highlighted on FSU Headlines, Tuesday, March 7.
FSU and Florida Department of Corrections partnership facilitates development of scientifically grounded correctional policies.
The FSU College of Criminology and Criminal Justice is an intellectual community where students are involved in and learn about advancing criminological research that links science and theory to matters of effective and responsible public policy.
www.criminology.fsu.edu   (194 words)

  
 Florida State University Department of Oceanography
The Florida State University Department of Oceanography offers both master of science and doctor of philosophy graduate degrees in oceanography with specializations in biological, physical, geological, and chemical oceanography.
Applicants to the Florida State University, Department of Oceanography are encouraged to directly contact faculty members whose research interests and expertise correspond to their own.
Generally, graduate students in the FSU Department of Oceanography doctoral program and thesis masters program are supported by research grants or teaching assistantships.
www.ocean.fsu.edu   (273 words)

  
 Florida State University - Top Programs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Florida State University is one of the 100 PhD-issuing institutions featured in the subscribers edition of these rankings.
In the profile for this university, you will find its leading programs ranked on a national scale.
Please note that these rankings feature universities only—that is, institutions that offer programs that lead to the PhD degree.
www.jajnsn.com /vanguarduniversities/floridastate.html   (124 words)

  
 Florida State University Women's Rugby Club
The FSU Women's Rugby Club is looking for enthusiastic women to join our team and learn this challenging and fun sport.
Practice is held at the FSU Intramural Fields (next to Doak Campbell Stadium).
FSU alum Emily Meyer was selected for as a member of the South U23 All Star Team.
www.fsuwomensrugby.com   (497 words)

  
 Navy College Program Distance-Learning Partnership (NCPDLP) @ FSU
As of January 1, 2004, Florida State University is no longer a participant in the Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership (NCPDLP).
An online guide to Florida State University’s online-degree programs is available at http://online.fsu.edu/student/degree/, or by following the links to the left.
According to Florida law, active-duty members of the Armed Services qualify for Florida residency for tuition purposes -- and the in-state tuition rate -- upon their arrival in Florida (there is no waiting period).
online.fsu.edu /gonavy   (209 words)

  
 Florida State University College of Law
We are proud of our law school, which continues to rise rapidly in national rankings, and excited about its future.
Our current students represent 37 states, 10 countries and 222 colleges and universities, including: Brandeis, Brown, Duke, Dartmouth, Emory, Johns Hopkins, Michigan, Mount Holyoke, Northwestern, Princeton, Stanford, Tufts, U.C.L.A., U.N.C.-Chapel Hill, U. of Pennsylvania, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Wellesley, Williams and Yale.
Law schools across the nation use books written by our faculty in areas as diverse as bioethics, civil procedure, endangered species law, energy law, federal courts, international intellectual property, law and economics, legal ethics, ocean and coastal law and tax law.
www.law.fsu.edu   (160 words)

  
 Research at the FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory
The FSUCML Academic Diving Program (ADP)--established in 1975--oversees and supports all diving conducted under the auspices of Florida State University and is an active institutional member of The American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS).
The Academic Diving Program is in the process of changing to better support the expanded research, education, and outreach missions of the FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory.
While our established and highly successful program in compressed air diving will remain intact, the program is expanding its capabilities to include support for remote underwater survey techniques, including use of side-scan sonar, sub-bottom profiler, and remote operated vehicles.
www.marinelab.fsu.edu /adp.html   (228 words)

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