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Three finalists announced for FGCU presidential search

September 26, 2022 0

By Pamela McCabe Three finalists have been announced in the search for Florida Gulf Coast University’s fifth president. The finalists...

Longtime donor inspires students with his own success

September 20, 2022 0

Even as a child, Cornelius “Pat” Cacho valued education above most things. Born into modest means in British Honduras (now...

Largest grant in FGCU history expected to improve job outlook in SW Florida

September 16, 2022 0

More than 1,000 residents of Southwest Florida are expected to land new or better-paying jobs after receiving fast-tracked training and...

Research team helping create digital archive of local island’s history

September 9, 2022 0

Like most people who grew up in Lee County, Florida Gulf Coast University senior Hailey Kerr dug her toes into...

How 9/11 changed an FGCU staff member’s life

September 8, 2022 0

“They can’t find Uncle Tom.” Those are the words my mother said when she met me on the porch of...

FGCU Campus Food Pantry serves students for 10 years

September 2, 2022 0

In fall 2014, Florida Gulf Coast University sophomore Samantha Lloyd was struggling. She was a full-time student with a part-time...

Global Medical Brigades makes a world of difference

August 30, 2022 0

After spring finals ended in May, most students kicked back for a post-semester breather or headed home for summer jobs....

Students hope for another class act in next FGCU president

August 25, 2022 0

As Florida Gulf Coast University begins the process of selecting a new president to succeed the retiring Mike Martin, a...

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...

Middle-income students get help from couple who understand their challenge

August 9, 2022 0

Mary and Rick Reichle understand firsthand the challenges of juggling the responsibilities of life with financing an education and relate...

WGCU helps journalism students get the scoop on media work

July 28, 2022 0

The first time journalism student Samantha Roesler intended to cover a government meeting, she attended a city council meeting in...

Environmental educators emphasize strength of localizing lessons

July 5, 2022 0

Planting the seeds of environmental stewardship in a child’s consciousness early can reap lifelong benefits. That’s why a team from...