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USFSM Intern at Mote Brings Marine Science to Under-Served

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 01, 2017) – Some days saw Stephanie Lopez-Ruiz discussing shark skin and how the sandpaper-like surface is composed of “dermal denticles,” or tiny skin teeth. On others, she talked about how energy moves through waves, how sharks lack bone and why the moon affects [...]

Dean of Nursing and Health Professions at SCF Publishes Research on Rural Health

(Bradenton, Fla., July 20, 2017) — The Dean of Nursing and Health Professions at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has published a peer-reviewed journal article on her research into telehealth-based care for patients in rural areas. Roseanne Fairchild, who has a Ph.D. in Health [...]

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New College of Florida named one of state’s top four-year schools

New College of Florida recently was named one of the top 10 four-year colleges in the state, according to schools.com. The website ranked the best four-year colleges in Florida, with the Sarasota-based New College of Florida ranking sixth in the elite group. While noting that it’s not the [...]

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