Category: Students

Campus announcements for students.

Scam of the Week: Extortion With a Twist

The bad guys have hit a new low – they are using extortion to take advantage of you. Extortion is a serious internet crime that can lead to devastating consequences for victims. The latest twist on extortion occurs when someone

Stetson Parking Decals Available

Students, Faculty and Staff, Please stop by Public Safety to pick up your new parking decal. You must present your Stetson ID and can stop by anytime, 24/7, at the Office of Public Safety at 405 North Amelia Avenue. How to

Library Closed on Monday, Aug. 6, to Finish Carpet Installation

The duPont-Ball Library will be closed on Monday, Aug. 6, to complete carpet installation.  We will re-open the building for regular summer hours on Tuesday, Aug. 7.  Certain services may not be immediately available on Tuesday as we move our

Hatters To Host Free Volleyball Youth Clinic

The Stetson University volleyball team will be hosting a free youth clinic on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 5:30 p.m. at the Edmunds Center. The clinic is designed for boys and girls, grades K-8, of all ability levels and positions who

Scam of the Week: Beware of Free Gift Card Phishing Scams

The bad guys know you like free stuff, but this time it’s going to cost you! They lure you to a fake website for a “free” gift card in exchange for seemingly harmless information. Once on the site, you are

Christmas Candlelight Update

Stetson Christmas Candlelight concerts are a beloved tradition — indeed, they are so loved that many consider it the hottest ticket in town! If you would like to attend a Candlelight concert this year, here’s what you need to know:

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Beach Volleyball Team Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

For the sixth time in program history, the Stetson University beach volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. The award is presented annually to volleyball programs which maintain at least a 3.3 cumulative grade

Commons Dining Hall Opening for Lunch

Stetson Dining unveils its new facility this week! We will serve lunch in the new Commons on Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. We appreciate everyone’s support and help during this move! Seating will be available in the new Commons

Marine Discovery Center Seeking Interns!

The Marine Discovery Center is a nonprofit community partner located in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, that aims to protect and restore the Florida coastal and Indian River Lagoon ecosystems through education, research and community stewardship. They are currently seeking applicants

Stetson called ‘A Beacon of Innovation’

Stetson University was showcased as “A Beacon of Innovation” during Blackboard’s 2018 international conference last week in Orlando. The Blackboard World annual conference, which attracts more than 2,000 professionals from the education industry, featured video clips and photos with quotes

Coffee Shop Transition

Stetson Dining will need to close the Coffee Shop in the Carlton Union Building as of July 30, to move to the temporary space in the Rinker Welcome Center.  The opening of the Welcome Center location is yet to be

Stetson Students Helping Homeless

Stetson’s Student Homeless Coalition (SHC) is raising money to buy much-needed hygiene products and donate them to shelters in our community: The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia and Family Renew Community, Inc. The project “Get Up & Give” directed by

Scam of the Week: Mobile Phishing on the Rise

The bad guys are trying to trick you on your mobile device! Users are three times more likely to click on a suspicious link on their mobile device than on a desktop, and the bad guys are taking advantage of

Hollis Center Closure

The Hollis Center will be closed from July 25-31 for the resurfacing of the Rinker Field House. Contact wellnessandrec@stetson.edu with any questions.

Psychology Faculty Member and Students Win Regional Research Awards!

The Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) is the Southeastern Region’s premier professional organization for professional and academic psychologists. Each year, SEPA holds an Early Career Research Award (ECRA) as part of its Annual Meeting. This year’s meeting, held in Charleston, South

Scheduled Maintenance Downtime

In order to improve the security and redundancy of data, the IT department will be performing maintenance on servers this Thursday, July 19, from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. We will also utilize this scheduled maintenance window to establish an

Library Closed for Carpet Installation

The library will be closed for carpet installation from Saturday, July 21, 2018 to Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018* We apologize for the inconvenience. The 24/7 area of the library will remain open for use, including: Room 15L – the 24/7

Philo TV System Maintenance

In order to increase our network security and take advantage of the summer break, the Philo TV system will be undergoing changes from July 19 – 26. During this time, access to Philo TV will be unavailable. If you have

Scam of the Week: Your Breached Passwords Are Not Safe!

You lose if you reuse! The bad guys are using your breached passwords to access your online accounts. Even if a data breach happened years ago, the bad guys will attempt to use your breached passwords across all of your

On Campus Fall Internship Opportunity

Interested in being a stand-out candidate when it comes time for your job search? Let an internship experience make the difference! The Department of Residential Living and Learning (RLL) is seeking a rising junior, senior or graduate student at Stetson looking

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Reminder: 24/7 Helpdesk Support Starts July 10!

Stetson’s Information Technology Department would like to remind you that the University has partnered with Blackboard Support Services to provide 24/7 support across all campuses for general technology as well as Blackboard-related requests. In a seamless transition, beginning July 10, 2018, all Helpdesk calls received

Test of Hatter Alert emergency notification system on Wednesday, July 11

On Wednesday, July 11, at 3:30 p.m., the Stetson Emergency Management Team will conduct a test of the Hatter Alert emergency notification system. This system allows us to contact all Stetson community members by text message, phone and email in the event

Test of Hatter Alert emergency notification system on Wednesday, July 11

On Wednesday, July 11, at 3:30 p.m., the Stetson Emergency Management Team will conduct a test of the Hatter Alert emergency notification system. This system allows us to contact all Stetson community members by text message, phone and email in the event

Stetson Dining Job Fair on Friday, July 6

For anyone who may be interested, Stetson Dining is hosting a Job Fair on Friday, July 6, from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. in the Carlton Union Building. To view and apply for available positions, please go to hourlyjobs.compassgroupcareers.com and search

Stetson Dining Hours this week

Stetson Dining will be open this week. The hours are as follows. Tuesday, July 3: Commons: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Coffee Shop Kiosk : 8:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 4: Closed for University Holiday Thursday, July 5: Commons: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Enhanced Log In Page for Web-based Services

On Friday, June 29, at 4:30 p.m., the page to log into the university’s web-based services, such as MyStetson, Blackboard and others, is being upgraded with enhanced security and usability features (see image below). No services will be disrupted during

24/7 Helpdesk Support Update

Stetson’s Information Technology Department would like to remind you that the University has partnered with Blackboard Support Services to provide 24/7 support across all campuses for general technology as well as Blackboard-related requests. In a seamless transition, beginning July 10,

Wellness & Rec Fall 2018 Employment

Wellness and Recreation is hiring for fall 2018.  To learn more about our employment positions and to apply, please visit our website.  Phone interviews will be conducted in mid-July so please complete your application before July 1.

Hand Art Center Opening Reception on June 28

Join us for light hors d’oeuvres at an opening reception celebrating two new exhibits on Thursday, June 28, from 4-6 p.m. at the Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center. Harry Louis Freund: Ancient Cultures of Latin America Alumni Permanent Collection

Web Server Upgrades

Web Services and Information Technology will be performing a web server upgrade on the morning of Tuesday, June 26, between 6 a.m. and noon. The upgrade includes moving the university website to an HTTPS only URL. The university is making the

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