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The Florida Times-Union
Officials say FAMU is on right track despite woesTALLAHASSEE | As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute betwee
Officials say FAMU is on right track despite woes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE | As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials said the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership woes. University... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida State looking for big improvement on defenseOne year ago Florida State was replacing five defensive starters, all of whom m
Florida State looking for big improvement on defense
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
One year ago Florida State was replacing five defensive starters, all of whom moved on to play key roles on NFL teams. That 2014 defense, though talented, was young, with nary a senior in the opening game starting lineup. And although four of those... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Ramsey's outsize role in U of L Foundation differs from similar schoolsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- At the University of New Mexico, President Robert Fra
SUNDAY EDITION | Ramsey's outsize role in U of L Foundation differs from similar schools
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- At the University of New Mexico, President Robert Frank is a trustee of the university’s non-profit foundation, but the foundation provides none of Frank’s roughly $500,000 annual pay. Clemson University’s non-profit... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Criser: FAMU's on track despite spat between president, trusteeTALLAHASSEE — As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute betwee
Criser: FAMU's on track despite spat between president, trustee
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials say the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership spats. University... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Chancellor says FAMU heading in right directionThursday, August 27, 12:04 PM EDT University system Chancellor Marshall Criser
Chancellor says FAMU heading in right direction
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Thursday, August 27, 12:04 PM EDT University system Chancellor Marshall Criser was upbeat about FAMU�s future, despite another flare-up last week between FAMU President Elmira Mangum and FAMU trustees Chairman Rufus Montgomery. �I can�t deny that... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Chancellor says FAMU is on right trackAs Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its presiden
Chancellor says FAMU is on right track
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
As Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials said Wednesday the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership woes. University system... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Governance Council MeetsBy: Lanetra BennettAugust 26, 2015 Tallahassee, FL - The joint College of Engi
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Governance Council Meets
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 5 days ago
By: Lanetra BennettAugust 26, 2015 Tallahassee, FL - The joint College of Engineering Governance Council met Wednesday, which includes FAMU President Dr. Elmira Mangum and FSU President John Thrasher. Interim Dean Bruce Locke says the college has a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sen. Negron pushes for Senate presidency ahead of redistricting battleTALLAHASSEE – Sen. Joe Negron, R-Stuart, claims he has the support of the major
Sen. Negron pushes for Senate presidency ahead of redistricting battle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
TALLAHASSEE – Sen. Joe Negron, R-Stuart, claims he has the support of the majority of the Republicans in the Senate and is ready to be named incoming Senate President after the 2016 elections. “It is clear that the Caucus is ready to formally... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville fundraiser for Jeb Bush is a homecoming of sorts for Jeb Jr.Jeb Bush Jr., the youngest son of the former Florida governor-turned presidenti
Jacksonville fundraiser for Jeb Bush is a homecoming of sorts for Jeb Jr.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Jeb Bush Jr., the youngest son of the former Florida governor-turned presidential candidate, will return to his old stomping grounds Tuesday for a Jacksonville fundraiser supporting his father’s 2016 presidential bid. Bush, 31, will join dozens of... Read more
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ESPN
Maurice Clarett speaks to Florida State Seminoles, asks players to develop interests other than footballTALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Maurice Clarett shared his story of on-field triumph, off-
Maurice Clarett speaks to Florida State Seminoles, asks players to develop interests other than football
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Maurice Clarett shared his story of on-field triumph, off-field trouble and personal redemption with Florida State's football team Wednesday night, imploring players to develop themselves beyond football. Clarett, a former Ohio... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Navy SEALs, Maurice Clarett to counsel Florida State playersFlorida State’s emphasis on off-field behavior will range from a new course tha
Navy SEALs, Maurice Clarett to counsel Florida State players
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 days ago
Florida State’s emphasis on off-field behavior will range from a new course that will be required for all athletes to a host of guest speakers raning from Navy SEALs to former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett. The programs, implemented by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU details plan to help prevent off-field issuesFSU is taking steps to curve public perception and better educate its football
FSU details plan to help prevent off-field issues
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
FSU is taking steps to curve public perception and better educate its football players after several off-field issues that garnered national attention. The athletic department, in response to a public information request from the Sentinel, laid out... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Judge reportedly denies FSU request to dismiss lawsuit filed by Jameis Winston accuserA federal judge has reportedly denied a Florida State University motion to dism
Judge reportedly denies FSU request to dismiss lawsuit filed by Jameis Winston accuser
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
A federal judge has reportedly denied a Florida State University motion to dismiss a Title IX lawsuit filed by Erica Kinsman, the former FSU student who alleged she was raped by Jameis Winston. In a ruling issued Wednesday, U.S. District Court Judge... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
David Whitley: Dalvin Cook can't outrun the ghost of Jameis Winston at FSUTALLAHASSEE — Florida State closes football practice to media. Maybe it should
David Whitley: Dalvin Cook can't outrun the ghost of Jameis Winston at FSU
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — Florida State closes football practice to media. Maybe it should start closing media day to the media. As the press watched players and staff get organized for the team photo Sunday, an athletic department official made an... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
League of Women Voters will lead battle with NRA over 'guns on campus' billsTALLAHASSEE | The League of Women Voters of Florida said it will lead oppositio
League of Women Voters will lead battle with NRA over 'guns on campus' bills
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | The League of Women Voters of Florida said it will lead opposition this year to two controversial proposals to authorize loaded guns on school campuses, from small elementary schools to colleges brimming with tens of thousands of... Read more
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CBS Sports
Steve Spurrier's zero-tolerance domestic violence rule worth copyingIn a small, private, out-of-the-way room at the 2015 SEC Media Days last month,
Steve Spurrier's zero-tolerance domestic violence rule worth copying
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
In a small, private, out-of-the-way room at the 2015 SEC Media Days last month, Steve Spurrier was asked to explain himself. The South Carolina coach, who has chiseled out a hall of fame career, has never failed to entertain. But the Head Ball Coach... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Water issue forces tenant out of home WELLS � When Debra Jones moved into the mobile home on Upper Road in Wells, t
Water issue forces tenant out of home
Rutland Herald / Posted 25 days ago
WELLS � When Debra Jones moved into the mobile home on Upper Road in Wells, the drinking water was great. �It was delicious, tasted better than bottled water,� Jones said. When the trailer�s pipes froze last... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher looking forward to start of campJimbo Fisher has navigated through a difficult summer, personally and professio
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher looking forward to start of camp
The Palm Beach Post / Posted a month ago
Jimbo Fisher has navigated through a difficult summer, personally and professionally, by remembering the lessons taught to him by his late father, John James. “Big Jim” Fisher was a disciplinarian who made sure his sons were focused on the task at... Read more

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