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FGCU community celebrates Juneteenth on campus

June 17, 2022 0

Florida Gulf Coast University celebrated the 157th anniversary of Juneteenth, the national holiday recognizing the end of slavery, with a...

Roy McTarnaghan: The man behind the mission

April 22, 2021 0

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]When the surging pandemic spurred most schools to pivot to remote instruction in spring 2020, that mode of teaching...

Annual excellence awards uphold tradition — with a twist

May 28, 2020 0

Even as most Florida Gulf Coast University community members remain away from campus, FGCU continues to uphold time-honored Eagle traditions...

Dunk City team to inaugurate Athletics Hall of Fame

May 1, 2020 0

As Eagle Athletics prepares to embark on its 20th year of competition, Florida Gulf Coast University announces the establishment of...

Gala celebrates student success, community connections

April 12, 2019 0

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The President’s Celebration became the Green & Blue Celebration this year, a move made to redirect the focus on the...

Martin among Southwest Florida’s ‘People of the Year’ for second year in a row

April 8, 2019 0

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]Florida Gulf Coast University President Mike Martin may be a relative newcomer to Southwest Florida – arriving in 2017 –...

Event celebrates fourth president, next 20 years

April 18, 2018 0

The path to Florida Gulf Coast University’s next 20 years led right through Dunk City at the 2018 President’s Celebration, which...

Anniversary celebration honors 2 great decades

November 7, 2017 0

It’s hard to imagine that not much more than 20 years ago, the Florida Gulf Coast University campus was mostly...

Bower School, gallery benefit from Wasmer gift

November 3, 2017 0

Family pays tribute to matriarch’s love of art Mary Wasmer has had a longstanding love affair with the arts. Her...

FGCU exceeds goal for capital campaign

November 3, 2017 0

Supporters of Florida Gulf Coast University contributed $127 million over the course of three years to enhance the university’s efforts...

Alumni Awards, Homecoming help grads stay connected

October 31, 2017 0

It’s time to nominate deserving graduates for this year’s Alumni of Distinction and Soaring Eagle awards....

President’s Gala provided several reasons for celebration

May 3, 2017 0

It was a trifecta of happy events celebrated at this year’s sparkling President’s Gala at The Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort. Close...