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...

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...

Alumna of Distinction has been pushing the envelope for years

July 19, 2022 0

An award is a tangible recognition of how the past influences the future. FGCU’s annual Alumni of Distinction Award is...

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...

Alum gains following advocating for and inspiring those with disabilities

September 16, 2021 0

Like a lot of folks, Chelsea Bear posts pictures and videos of everyday life on Instagram. Beach walks, travel adventures,...

Alumnae helped set the stage for successful Grad Walk

June 29, 2021 0

A decade-plus-long friendship turned business partnership allowed two FGCU alumnae to help create perhaps the most unique graduation experience in...