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Stetson University First in Florida to Offer College Credit for AICPA’s High School Advanced Accounting Course

Stetson University is the first university in the state of Florida to sign an agreement with the American Institute of CPAs to provide students an accelerated path to earning their accounting degree while saving on tuition.

2 Stetson University Faculty Receive International Recognition

Two Stetson University School of Business Administration professors have been recognized by two separate international organizations for outstanding achievements.


Stetson Student Takes Second at Global Pitch Competition

A Stetson University student, Bryson Pritchard from Ormond Beach, Florida, placed second and won $3,500 in the Collegiate Entrepreneurship Organization’s (CEO) Annual Pitch Competition held recently in Kansas City, Missouri.

Stan Van Gundy to Join Stetson University Sport Business Program, More New Instructors Include Rob Neal, Bud Hanson

From court to classroom, Stan Van Gundy will be joining Stetson University’s Sport Business program as an instructor in January for the spring semester. 

High school students have an opportunity to learn computer science skills at Stetson University's Hackerspace

High school students have a chance to learn about the computer science field during Stetson University's Hackerspace computer coding events. No coding experience is needed.


Gillespie Museum Celebrates 60th Anniversary

During November, the Gillespie Museum will be celebrating six decades as an earth science center on Stetson University's campus and in the Central Florida community. On Nov. 14, 1958, the museum opened with a founding collection of 15,000 mineral specimens that were donated by Thomas Byrd and Nellie Parsons Gillespie of Palatka, Florida.

Stetson University Students Pitch Top Stock Buys

Stetson University's Roland George Investments Program opened its ninth public trustee meeting with the sounds of "Born in the USA" blasting through the sound system as RGIP student Leslie Garconville rode up to the Marshall & Vera Lea Rinker Welcome Center front door astride a Harley-Davidson motorcycle to begin her presentation on the first of the trade war fall-out stocks, Harley Davidson.

Jason Evans to Discuss Problems, Solutions for 'State of Watery Peril' at Volusia Water Alliance symposium

Jason Evans, Ph.D., associate professor of environmental science and studies at Stetson University, will be discussing ways to conserve Florida's fresh water supply in his keynote presentation "Reclaiming the Future: Science, Engagement and Hope in our State of Watery Peril" during the Volusia Water Alliance’s annual Fall Symposium, Friday, Oct. 26, in DeLand.

Stetson University Research Grants Provide Educational Opportunities for Youth

Five Stetson University research projects have a chance to make a difference in young people's lives thanks to The Nina B. Hollis Institute for Educational Reform.

10th Annual Mostly Green Halloween at Gillespie Museum

Dress up as your favorite character and discover the mysteries of the animal and plant worlds with hands-on activities and experiments during the 10th Annual Mostly Green Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m. — 1 p.m. at the Gillespie Museum.

Two Local Companies Sponsor Stetson Centurion Sales Labs

Stetson University has announced a partnership with two local businesses for sponsorship of the Centurion Sales Program role-play laboratories on the DeLand campus.














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