Speakers Announced for TEDxFSCJ: ENGAGE

For Immediate Release: July 6, 2016 Contact: Jill Johnson, (904) 632-5016   Speakers Announced for TEDxFSCJ: ENGAGE   WHAT:          TEDxFSCJ has revealed the presenters for its upcoming annual October event, which aims to elevate locally driven ideas. TEDxFSCJ is a motivating one-day event inspired by TED and produced by a diverse group of FSCJ students,…

“Is 2016 the Year of Celebrity Deaths?”

by BEN DOUTHETT Almost halfway through 2016, the year is starting to get some awful shades of 2009. Seven years ago, the world was left aghast as multiple celebrities shuffled off this mortal coil, many within only a few days of each other. Within just one three-day span (June 25-28), Michael Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Ed…

East vs. West : A Classic Battle

California or Florida? In my opinion the two are not too far off from each other, or so I thought. I have walked the streets of Jacksonville Florida for more than 25 years now and have never crossed past Louisiana. Sad right? Thankfully an opportunity arose recently to travel “abroad” to San Diego. We flew…

Humans of FSCJ – April 15, 2016

    “I guess the one inherent thing that is a part of me, no matter what role I’m playing, is to look for the magic in things and the magic in our lives. I never want to miss out on the little moments of magic and beauty that can happen in every day moments….

FSCJ Press Release – FSCJ’s dramaWORKS to Present “A Patch of Earth”

For Immediate Release: March 11, 2016 Contact: Jill Johnson, (904) 632-5016 FSCJ’s dramaWORKS to Present “A Patch of Earth”   WHAT: Florida State College at Jacksonville’s (FSCJ) dramaWORKS will present the northeast Florida premiere of “A Patch of Earth” by Kitty Felde. “A Patch of Earth” is based on the true account of Drazen Erdemovic,…

“Justin Case You Haven’t Seen It”: Deadpool

Even if you haven’t seen Deadpool by now, I’m sure you are painfully aware of its existence. Deadpool is another comic book movie that somehow is not a comic book movie. It’s not just because it’s rated R, it’s because it’s cut from a different cloth than the rest of the Marvel Universe. Deadpool is…

Justin Case You Haven’t Seen It: Goosebumps

  In 1992 a book series was introduced that would truly give it’s younger viewers (dare I say), goosebumps. The original series had 62 titles introduced in a five year span. I say original because there were several spin off series that would follow these young adult masterpieces. The creator of this series is the…

Press Release – Robin Lord Taylor, Kevin Sorbo and Candice Patton Headline Pop Culture Weekend at Collective Con 2016

FOR YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION:   Robin Lord Taylor, Kevin Sorbo and Candice Patton Headline Pop Culture Weekend at Collective Con 2016 http://www.collectivecon.com   Collective Con now entering its second year and returning to the Jacksonville Fairgrounds April 1st-3rd 2016, featuring an impressive lineup of stars, including Robin Lord Taylor, whose portrayal of the Penguin in FOX …

Humans Of FSCJ – February 19, 2016

“My life is a romantic comedy. I’m a designer, I go about teaching graphic design. I’m on this clock so to speak, even right now. It’s funny because I live in Gainesville. I commute every day to FSCJ. I’m constantly looking at that 24-hour clock. I eat, I sleep, I talk, and there’s my 24-hours….

Humans of FSCJ – Feb 2, 2016

  “Did you ever watch ‘Malcom in the Middle’? Well you know the final episode, the most beautiful season finale to any show ever on Earth? Malcom’s mom looks at him and says ‘Life is never gonna be easy for you, but you’re gonna be successful anyway because you’re gonna work hard for it, because…

Virtually Solid – A First of its Kind 3D Printing Exhibit at FSCJ

  Rarely does science and art ever see eye to eye – however, this month’s digital gallery opening is a unique exception. Virtually Solid: Digital Fabrication as Sculpture premiered January 6 at the Wilson Gallery, and will remain free and open to the public until January 28. The gallery focuses on artistic collision of art…

Justin Case…..You Haven’t Seen It: Poltergeist

Writer: Justin Case In 1982 Steven Spielberg wrote and produced a movie that would inspire filmmakers and audiences for years to come. If you’re thinking that movie is E.T., you are sadly mistaken. The movie I’m referring to is actually Poltergeist. I know you’re probably thinking that I’m lying to you because it wasn’t a…

FSCJ Press Release – Digital Fabrication Gallery Discussion at FSCJ South Campus

For Immediate Release: January 12, 2016 Contact: Jill Johnson, (904) 632-5016   Digital Fabrication Gallery Discussion at FSCJ South Campus   WHAT:          Members of the public are invited to attend a digital fabrication discussion hosted by Florida State College at Jacksonville’s (FSCJ) South Campus Gallery. Thursday’s discussion is part of the Virtually Solid: Digital…

The Building Of A Great Group – South Campus’s Engineering Club

Writer – Aisling Healy   Florida State College at Jacksonville South Campus offers an abundance of different clubs for students to attend throughout the semester. In fact, this past fall semester of 2015, the Engineering Club started. This club is open to all students interested, whether you are an engineering major or not. Professors Hamid Aidinejad…