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    • Students sitting outside for class, VW van in background.

      First Class Stories

      Jan 4
      Flagler’s charter class looks back on 50 years
    • Flagler Magazine cover Winter 2019

      50 Alumni of Distinction

      Jan 4
      Flagler Alumni who are making a difference in Florida, across the U.S., and beyond
    • Flagler student Jessica Rowan won a Pultizer grant to study the plight of those with diabetes in Costa Rica.

      Flagler Student Investigates Diabetes Plight in Costa Rica with Pulitzer Grant

      Jul 9
      Jessica Rowan was able to act as the voice for many children and young adults in Costa Rica – one of whom is named Daniela, 26, who has had diabetes since she was 2.
    • First graduates from Flagler College's Dead Ed Master's program in 2017

      First master's students receive diplomas

      Jul 9
      Three students walking across the Flagler College fall graduation ceremony had slightly different regalia than everyone else representing a major milestone: they were the first students to graduate from the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Master’s Program.
    • Jennifer Saviano

      For former ‘Bachelor’ contestant Jennifer Saviano, success comes with leaps of faith

      Oct 18
      Jennifer Saviano, ‘12, doesn’t shy away from the spotlight. In fact, despite being a self-proclaimed introvert, she’s learned to embrace it.
    • A picture of Rob Mccarty

      Flagler alum forges his own waves at surf company

      Oct 18
      Rob McCarty was five years old when he picked up a surfboard in his hometown of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Thanks to his passion, and a degree from Flagler College, he’s yet to put one down.
    • A picture of Flagler College's new Alumni House

      Anderson Cottage to open for alumni and students

      Oct 18
      Flagler College alumni will soon have a place to call home on campus as the new Alumni House at Anderson Cottage prepares to open. Located on Sevilla Street between the Proctor Library and the Ringhaver Student Center, it will be transformed into a central meeting hub for local and visiting alumni.
    • Patrick Perkins with his dog at Microsoft.

      Alumnus’ can-do attitude leads him to head of marketing for Microsoft’s education division

      Oct 18
      Flagler grad Patrick Perkins, ‘02, is heading up Microsoft’s marketing efforts in the company’s Education division, and his rise in the Fortune 500 company is in no small part due to two core principles he’s practiced since college: work hard and trust your instincts.
    • A picture of Katrina Roddenberry in zero gravity.

      Flagler grad shoots for the stars with NASA program

      Oct 18
      Many scientists dream of working for an organization like NASA. For one Flagler College Tallahassee graduate, that dream has become a reality. Eighth-grade science teacher Katrina Roddenberry, ‘08, became a member of the inaugural Space Exploration Educator Crew this year, sponsored by Space Center Houston. She was one of 36 teachers from across the country chosen for the elite group, which is an extension of the Space Exploration Educator Conference.
    • A picture of April Wallace looking at a globe.

      Flagler grad is Teacher of the Year at Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind

      Oct 18
      When April Wallace, ‘08, teaches her visually-impaired students about the nature of ducks, she has them feel how water wicks off their feathers to stay dry. To convey the properties of atoms, she has the students themselves represent molecules. To guide students in measuring angles, she creates 90-degree angles by making an “L” on their hand with their thumb and index finger.
    • A picture of Terri Samson teaching.

      Flagler alum receives governor’s award for teaching

      Oct 18
      In the seventh grade, Flagler College alumna Terri Samson, ‘05, watched a film that shaped the trajectory of her life. “Mr. Holland’s Opus” is a movie about a music teacher obsessed with leaving behind a musical legacy. Only, it wasn’t the main storyline that grabbed her, but rather a subplot about the lead character’s difficult relationship with his deaf son.
    • A picture of Grayden Moore on an orange and white title page.

      Turning tragedy into advocacy

      Oct 18
      On Oct. 9, 2004, Grayden Moore, ‘03, was skateboarding down a long, steep road on the Gold Coast in Australia when his board wobbled and gave way beneath him. He bounced on his head three times and was knocked unconscious, leaving him without a heartbeat and blood flowing from his ears and mouth. He was not wearing a helmet.