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News Archive for 2020


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Jul 13

FSW Creates Wi-Fi Parking Lots for Students in Need ( District)

JULY 13, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA —Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) will create Wi-Fi parking lots at each of its four locations. These Wi-Fi parking lots will assist FSW students who might not have access to the internet, spotty coverage, or less than ideal bandwidth. FSW student login credentials…

Jul 7

FSW Enters Stage 2 of Return to Campus Plan ( District)

JULY 7, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA —Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) will enter Stage Two of its Return to Campus Plan on Monday, July 13. During Stage Two, all FSW campuses will open to students, and enrollment services offices will begin providing in-person assistance to students at all FSW…

Apr 28

FSW Supports Healthcare Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic ( District)

APRIL 28, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — While COVID-19 has shut down on-campus classes and activities at Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW), the college’s faculty, staff and students have continued to work to support Southwest Florida’s healthcare workers over the last two months.   FSW’s Respiratory Care program…

Apr 16

FSW Student Kelly Maguire Named Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar ( District)

APRIL 16, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — Florida SouthWestern State College student Kelly Maguire has been named a 2020 Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar and will receive a $1,500 scholarship.   The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50…

May 4

Florida SouthWestern Collegiate High Schools Hold Virtual Commencement ( District)

MAY 4, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — Florida SouthWestern State College’s collegiate high schools in Lee and Charlotte (FSWC-Lee and FSWC-Charlotte) counties will hold virtual commencement ceremonies to honor their Class of 2020 graduates.   FSWC-Lee will hold its virtual commencement ceremony at 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, May 9.…

Apr 30

3,000 FSW Graduates To Be Honored in Three Virtual Commencement Ceremonies ( District)

APRIL 30, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA —Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) will honor 3,000 graduates in the Class of 2020 during virtual commencement ceremonies at 5 p.m., Friday, June 5. In a first-of-its-kind event for FSW, the college will host three virtual commencement ceremonies on YouTube. The School of…

Jul 1

FSW Foundation Launches “Stronger Together” Campaign ( District)

JULY 1, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — The Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) Foundation, Inc. has launched “Stronger Together,” a fundraising campaign aimed at supporting the Southwest Florida workforce and economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding will help FSW students who are facing financial hardships but are not…

Jun 18

Make Money Moves: Apply to FSW for Free June 18-26 ( District)

JUNE 18, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA —COVID-19 has changed a lot about our world these last few months, but one thing has become clear: continuing your education at Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) is the safe choice. To help make the decision even easier, FSW will waive its application…

Jun 5

Dr. April Fleming Named Dean of FSW School of Education ( District)

JUNE 5, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) announces Dr. April Fleming as its new dean of the School of Education. Prior to joining FSW, Dr. Fleming was director of Education Programs at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota. She has more than 20 years of…

Jun 3

How Do Students Receive Academic Support When Learning Online? Learn What You Need to Know with “FSW Experts LIVE” ( District)

JUNE 3, 2020 – FORT MYERS, FLA — While Florida SouthWestern State College has entered its second semester of remote learning and services, many new and current students may question how they can still receive the academic support and tutoring they need for their classes. Students may be asking, “how…