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Motivation After Spring Break

Returning from spring break is hard for students.  Whether they used break for fun or work, getting back on track and regaining momentum are essentials for successfully completing the semester.  Motivation is a factor that both students and faculty must nurture.  You have a role in producing motivation.  In Thinking about Teaching and Learning (p. […]

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Housing Forms for Returning Students Due 2/15/14

Hello Hatter Parents, We wanted to make sure you know that housing forms for Room Selection for Fall 2014 are due this Saturday (Feb 15). All students eligible to select a room for next year need to submit their Returning Student Housing Lease (Online via Housing Central) by the 15th in order to participate in […]

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A Safe and Secure Campus Community

A Safe and Secure Campus Community Obama Initiative on Rape and Sexual Assault -  Recently the Obama administration pledged to create a “coordinated federal response” to address campus rape and sexual assault on college campuses.  This response is the result of nationwide concerns from victims of rape and sexual assault indicating their belief that they […]

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Important notes on flu season!

Hello students and families. Flu season is here.  Flu activity is increasing nationally and additional increases are expected in the coming weeks.   For people who are otherwise healthy, influenza strikes hard and fast.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that everyone 6 months and older should receive the influenza vaccine.  If you […]

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Homecoming festivities are here at Stetson!

It’s Homecoming week here at Stetson. Homecoming is a tradition stretching back many years where Stetson, invites its students, staff, and alumni to return to campus and enjoy a week of festivities to celebrate being a Hatter! This year the events include a Ignite, the kick off bonfire, a residence hall decorating competition, Air Waves, […]

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Friends and Family Weekend Recap!

Friends and Family weekend was a great success. We had about 400 families attend the event this year, compared to around 350 from last year.  We had greatly increased attendance at our Friday night event “Stetson Fest”, which featured family karaoke in the Hollis Center lounge, and Trivia with the Dean in the Hollis Center […]

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Feeling lost when it comes to advising?

There are a lot of components to keep track of when it comes to your Hatters’ transition into college. Below are some commonly asked questions about Academic Advising. Take a look! How does my incoming student know what to turn in, so he/she can register? The deposited student checklist on the Admissions page  stetson.edu/accepted contains the […]

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MyStudentBody.com

Greetings! I’m Terrance Harris, Assistant Director of Wellness & Recreation and I would like to welcome you to Stetson! Over the summer, Stetson students are offered access to an online health and wellness program entitled mystudentbody.com. Your student will become familiar with this program throughout their collegiate experience here at Stetson. Additionally, there is a […]

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Stetson students donate to Goodwill

Stetson students came together to donate various items to the Central Florida area Goodwills.  The drive produced 2,650 pounds of donations that will aid the company in continuing their work with those who may otherwise not have employment.  Stetson’s Housing and Residential Life Department worked with Goodwill to encourage students to donate unwanted items instead […]

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Stetson News for current and incoming Hatters!

Students now have access to Stetson Computer Lab resources on their personal laptop.  This means they have full access to programs such as Microsoft Word at no cost to them.  This is particularly great for students with tight schedules or those that have their own study zones.  All that is needed to access this is […]

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