Student News

Windstorm Insurance Network creates endowed scholarship fund for RMI students

As it has done every year for the past decade, Windstorm Insurance Network (WIND) awarded a Florida State University risk management/insurance student a $5,000 scholarship.

Women in Leadership Conference provides a place to connect, grow, inspire

Florida State University business alumnae were among an impressive slate of professional and community leaders serving as expert panelists and speakers at the Sixth Annual Women in Leadership Conference at the Turnbull Conference Center.

College’s Humanitarian of the Year discovers making a difference in Africa

Florida State University senior Sarah Grice-Fitzgerald found what she believes will be a lifelong calling last summer when she spent two months volunteering in the African countries of Uganda, Rwanda and Malawi.

New professional development course gives students an edge in getting, keeping a job

It is said that employers hire for technical – or hard – skills but retain and promote employees for their soft skills, such as effective communication. Sarah Withers, an assistant lecturer in the College of Business who heads up the new Center for Professional Development, could not agree more.

Students excel at retail case competition in Montreal

Preparing to compete in the recent Tech Global Retail Challenge case competition provided the College of Business student team with a lesson in the value of collaborative thinking and building the right team.

Business student combines love of sports with business analytics to form club

Aaron Goldstein is an avid sports fan – to say the least. As a child he amazed family and friends by reciting stats of his favorite NFL teams and players. Now as a junior majoring in finance and accounting, he has combined his love of sports with the dynamic field of business analytics by forming the Sports Analytics Club at FSU.

Business students spearhead conference to highlight blockchain technology

Saying they want to help students be among the first wave of experts in an emerging world of blockchain technology, two Florida State University College of Business seniors have taken the lead in organizing the inaugural Collegiate Blockchain Conference to explore cryptocurrency and the associated technology known as Blockchain.

FSU student earns dramatic victory in bid to compete in Winter Olympics

The miracle story of Florida State University student and aspiring Olympic athlete Josh Williamson has added another remarkable chapter following his dramatic victory at the 2018 USA Bobsled National Push Championships.

Williamson, a junior marketing major, competed in four heats last week in a group of 20 athletes, and he won each event at the Lake Placid Olympic Center in New York.

Students gain experience, valuable insights through summer internships

Students took advantage of valuable internships opportunities this past summer.

Annual event provides students one stop for College of Business information

The College of Business will welcome new and returning business students at the 2018 Business Bash featuring corporate recruiters, free food, college swag and a speaker.