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Alumna blows roof off male-dominated construction field

June 28, 2022 0

Legendary boxer Mike Tyson once famously opined, “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.” Well, Hannah...

Alumni pair up to provide lifeline to families struggling with autism

June 20, 2022 0

After Amy Richardson’s daughter, Olivia, was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder about eight years ago, the Cape Coral mom scoured...

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...

FGCU super-student brings understanding, compassion to cancer research

June 10, 2022 0

Everyone has 24 hours in a day to work with, and judging from her accomplishments, spring graduate Kaelyn Julmeus wastes...

‘One Island’ connects artists and writers in gallery show

June 8, 2022 0

Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, a trio of FGCU luminaries came together – Jim Brock, professor in the Department of...

FGCU at 25: Chemistry, close-knit campus brought couple together

June 3, 2022 0

Barrett Stejskal was a 6-foot-5, 280-pound man-mountain who loved the outdoors and didn’t mind expressing it during his years at...

Outstanding graduates inducted into FGCU Hall of Fame

June 2, 2022 0

In April 2020, Samantha Nelson was named president of FGCU’s Programming Board , which oversees signature events such as EagleFest and Winter...

Spring graduates share inspiring journeys to earning degrees

May 26, 2022 0

FGCU students travel many different paths to one destination: graduation day. Out of 1,942 candidates for undergraduate and graduates degrees...

Alumna gathers rare seeds in hopes of preserving plants for future generations

May 24, 2022 0

An avid hiker raised from a young age with a love of the outdoors, FGCU graduate Jessica DeYoung (’18, Environmental...

Engineering Eagles land at Atwell

May 19, 2022 0

A last-minute decision to accompany a friend to a Florida Gulf Coast University career fair in 2018 proved Sofia Alaniz...

Lee residents eligible for free career-readiness programs at FGCU

April 29, 2022 0

Lee County residents are now eligible for scholarships and tuition assistance to earn micro-credentials at Florida Gulf Coast University. This...