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Graduate student finds career choice came naturally

July 26, 2022 0

Growing up in rural Rhode Island, Ella Guedouar lived on a dead-end road with hundreds of wooded acres that seemed...

Soaring Eagle awards honor high-achieving alumni

July 21, 2022 0

It usually takes many years to build the sort of life that brings with it accolades and recognition from the...

FGCU developing as regional hub for the autism community

June 20, 2022 0

When Annemarie Connor utters the phrase “our college students with autism” in conversation, it usually elicits a look that says,...

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...

Music demand getting hot for teacher-in-training

June 15, 2022 0

How is a teacher similar to a pop-music star? Both present themselves professionally in front of an audience. That’s why...

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...

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...

Aspiring chef turns up heat in the kitchen and on the court

May 13, 2022 0

Kierra “Kiki” Adams may wield a competitive edge over her peers when she follows her dream into the heated atmosphere...

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...