Categories | Student success

Princeton Review ranks FGCU 15th for undergrad entrepreneurship

November 22, 2022 0

Florida Gulf Coast University’s undergraduate entrepreneurship program leaped seven spots to No. 15 in The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine’s...

Brothers teach others how to strive for success

November 18, 2022 0

America is a land of second chances, and two brothers with Florida Gulf Coast University ties use this ideology as...

FGCU celebrates The Water School with Nov. 18 open house

November 14, 2022 0

When Greg Tolley, Ph.D., joined Florida Gulf Coast University in 1997 as a founding faculty member, he and many of...

Navy veteran charts course toward career in software engineering

November 10, 2022 0

For Ronny Fray Regato, a senior software engineering major from North Port, the voyage from high school through service in the U.S....

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...

FGCU celebrates $2.5M gift to construction management program

November 2, 2022 0

Florida Gulf Coast University’s construction management department received a $2.5 million gift from Stock Development. The funds will allow the program to continue...

Take a break at SoVi’s Take Care Carnival 

November 1, 2022 0

College can sometimes feel like a rollercoaster — with plenty of ups and downs and few moments of calm, it’s...

FGCU Water School researchers survey Hurricane Ian’s impact on Gulf

October 18, 2022 0

Do hurricanes make red tide worse? How are creatures that live on the bottom of the sea dealing with the...

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...

Therapy pup Luna lifts spirits and brings relief to Eagles

October 11, 2022 0

There’s one member of the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) team who doesn’t say much – and sometimes falls asleep during sessions – but...

FGCU opens new career doors for nontraditional students

September 23, 2022 0

It’s never too late to chase one’s dreams, and Florida Gulf Coast University embraces this philosophy as it focuses on...

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...