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Student Government president gives new division high marks
The newly created Division of Student Success and Enrollment Management (SS&EM) is a game-changer, plain and simple. And, although it was a complex process, the differences all boil down to two words common to all stakeholders – amplified outreach. Ask Alyssa Fleischer (’22, Legal Studies). As student government president, Fleischer has her finger on the…
Division of Student Success & Enrollment Management makes impact
At Florida Gulf Coast University, student success isn’t simply a catchy phrase: Combined with enrollment management, it comprises a primary division of the institution’s administration that’s creating a significant positive impact on the student experience. The Student Success & Enrollment Management Division (SS&EM) came into being just three years ago, but has already reaped impressive…
Hoops teams’ spirits, hopes high for successful season
The FGCU women’s basketball team boasts a fleet of returning talent, a probable top pick in the WNBA draft, four strong transfer additions and even one former starter returning to the roster.   But Eagles coach Karl Smesko has an important reminder for those thinking that means his mid-major powerhouse is automatically destined for an…
Longtime supporter adds university to her estate plan
With good communication, mutual respect and shared values, relationships grow stronger and stronger over time. To say that Laurie Holquist’s relationship with FGCU is strong would be an understatement. Holquist first “met” FGCU back in the late 1990s while serving as CFO for ALLETE Properties Inc., a real estate development subsidiary of Minnesota Power. In…
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