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Graduate flees ‘country in chaos’ to pursue dreams of college degree

February 3, 2023 0

For Venezuela native Sofia Morón Márquez, the path to graduating from Florida Gulf Coast University began with her escape from...

Philanthropist helps father of 2 achieve dream of college degree

January 24, 2023 0

For Andre Green, a 30-year-old Jamaican native and father of two, a circuitous 10-year effort to earn a college degree...

Alumna doggedly devoted to creating canine couture

January 20, 2023 0

FGCU alumnna Erica Kovacevic launched a clothing company for dogs...

Behavioral health alumnus links current students to real-world experience

January 18, 2023 0

A two-time Florida Gulf Coast University graduate working in the behavioral health field is now nurturing future mental-health professionals by...

New logo design captures FGCU’s youth and vitality

December 7, 2022 0

When votes for a new university logo came in, the Eagle Nation overwhelmingly flocked to FGCU Athletics’ familiar feathered friend....

Community policing is a passion for criminal justice alum

November 8, 2022 0

As overseer of the Community Relations Unit in the Fort Myers Police Department, Sgt. Gilberto Benitez takes special pride in...

Alum’s nonprofit opens access to LGBT-themed books

October 25, 2022 0

As a young gay man coming of age in a small New England town, Florida Gulf Coast University alumnus Joshua...

FGCU announces public forums to meet three presidential finalists

October 12, 2022 0

Florida Gulf Coast University students, employees and community stakeholders are invited to take part in public forums to meet the...

Summer 2022 President’s and Dean’s lists honor FGCU’s top scholars

September 15, 2022 0

Florida Gulf Coast University honors its top scholars each semester by naming undergraduate students to the President’s List or Dean’s...

Redesigned tag helps FGCU friends ride with Eagle pride

August 18, 2022 0

Word on the street is there’s a shiny new license plate available for alumni and friends of Florida Gulf Coast...

Alumna entrepreneur on board with charcuterie platter popularity

August 10, 2022 0

Just call Ali Eck the chairwoman of the board. When this Florida Gulf Coast University grad saw artfully arranged cheese...

Alum’s scholarship fund supports doctor of nursing students

August 4, 2022 0

Thirty minutes. That’s the window of time nurse anesthetist Johny Williamceau has to get to Gulf Coast Medical Center to...