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    • St. Augustine Film Festival

      Flagler College acts as the backdrop for the St. Augustine Film Festival

      Jan 13
      For 13 years, independent filmmakers, actors, and producers come to our historic city for an experience celebrating the art of cinematic storytelling.
    • MinJi Kim headshot

      Faculty Spotlight: MinJi Kim

      Jan 9
      Assistant Professor of Communication, Minji Kim, received her doctoral degree in Mass Communication from the University of Florida, with an emphasis in Media Psychology.
    • Julie Dickover headshot

      Staff Spotlight: Julie Dickover

      Jan 9
      Director of the Crisp-Ellert Art Museum, Julie Dickover joined Flagler's staff in 2010 after a decade in Los Angeles where she worked in commercial galleries and as the museum registrar with a UCLA art museum. For the more than 10 years she's been at Flagler, Dickover has overseen all elements of CEAM and worked with other campus groups and departments to foster robust programming and opportunities.
    • Vintage Rotunda Christmas Tree

      Rotunda Christmas Tree serves as a longtime symbol of Flagler's holiday spirit

      Dec 15
      The Rotunda of Ponce de Leon Hall is a magnificently ornate and spacious focal point of Flagler College’s campus. And every holiday season since 1985, the College has sought to decorate the space with an equally spectacular Christmas Tree that serves as a constant symbol of Flagler’s holiday spirit for students, employees, and alumni alike.
    • Jenna Stickley

      Staff Spotlight: Jenna Stickley

      Dec 5
      Visitor Services Coordinator Jenna Stickley has worked in many different areas during her career. But when her daughter enrolled at Flagler in 2019 and they found their dream house on the St. John's River, she decided to pursue a career with the College.
    • Headshot of Paige Chapman

      Faculty Spotlight: Paige Chapman

      Dec 5
      Assistant Professor of Communication, Paige Chapman, studied journalism at the University of Florida and fell in love with teaching when one of her professors asked her to adjunct a course after she finished her BS in journalism. She knew she had to do a lot more school to be able to make teaching at the college level her career. She studied news and technology during her master’s at UF and studied health communication and technology for her dissertation at the University of Iowa.
    • Security Guard Steven Griffin posing for photo

      Flagler Staff Spotlight: Steven Griffin

      Nov 7
      Before coming to Flagler to work as a campus safety and security officer, retiree Steven Griffin served as a "Seabee" in the US Navy and spent 30 years working as a mailman. After retiring about 14 years ago, Griffin spent some time bartending in Hawaii and then came to Florida where he worked as a ranger at Faver-Dykes State Park.
    • Jim Gilmore Headshot

      Flagler Faculty Spotlight: Jim Gilmore

      Nov 4
      Visiting Filmmaker, Jim Gilmore is a documentary filmmaker whose work focuses on American culture, social justice, and history. He is the director of over 20 films on a variety of topics, from Zimbabwe: A Racial Revolution (1988) about the transition from white-ruled Rhodesia to black-ruled Zimbabwe, to Fielding Dreams (2023), which profiles the life of major league baseball scouts. Gilmore holds a MA in Broadcasting and Film from the University of Iowa and has 23 years of college teaching experience as an assistant, associate, and full professor of communication, both at Flagler College and the University of Michigan-Dearborn.
    • photo of Flagler staff member Donn Garby

      Flagler Staff Spotlight: Donn Garby

      Oct 5
      Donn Garby, assistant director of housing operations, joined the Student Affairs department in the fall of 2021. Garby is a Class of 2016 Flagler alumnus who served as SGA President during his time here. He was also the Assistant Program Director for the Campus Activities Board, Founder of the U.S. Military Veterans Club on campus, and an ambassador in the Office of Admissions among numerous other extracurricular positions held. Following his time at Flagler, Garby earned his master's degree in higher education/ higher education administration at Old Dominion University. Garby then earned his Doctor of Philosophy in higher education/ higher education administration from Rowan University.
    • Matthew Jamnik headshot for spotlight

      Flagler Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Matthew Jamnik

      Sep 30
      Dr. Jamnik is a first-generation college student who, after starting at a community college, eventually, completed his Ph.D. in Psychology- Brain & Cognitive Sciences- from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Before joining Flagler, he worked as a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine. His research, broadly, studies factors related to physical and mental health in children, adolescents, and adults. He loves to teach, mentor, and conduct research with undergraduate students.
    • Jeanette Vigilotti with students in downtown St. Augustine, Florida

      Alumna, faculty member discusses St. Augustine’s Birthday and her work with the St. Augustine Historical Society

      Sep 8
      As we recognize the 457th birthday of St. Augustine on September 8, 2022, we talked with alumna, faculty member and St. Augustine Historical Society member Jeanette Vigliotti.
    • Staff Spotlight Jud Damon

      Flagler Staff Spotlight - Jud Damon

      Sep 7
      After his Hall of Fame college career as pitcher and captain of the University of Pennsylvania baseball team, Jud Damon began his profession in collegiate athletics. Over the years, he has served as athletics administrator or coach at institutions in the NCAA Divisions I, II, and III, NAIA, and NCCAA. In addition, Damon has held positions in front office management with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Montreal Expos professional baseball teams.  
    • Courtney Kersten

      Flagler Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Courtney Kersten

      Sep 6
      Dr. Courtney Kersten is an Assistant Professor of English. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Idaho and a PhD in Literature and Feminist Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She was a Fulbright Fellow to Riga, Latvia, and is the author of Daughter in Retrograde (University of Wisconsin 2018).
    • Flagler Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Joshua Behl

      Jul 22
      Dr. Joshua Behl is an Assistant Professor of Criminology and the Director of the Criminology program. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Florida in August of 2016 where he also received his BA and MA. Dr. Behl's research interests are found at the intersection of psychology and the law. Using criminological, psychological, and sociological theories, he has researched the topics of witness behavior, alibis, and jury decision-making. Dr. Behl applies this research to real-world cases in his work as a trial consultant.
    • Chris Bodor with City of St. Augustine Commission

      A Passion for Poetry: Flagler College staff member Chris Bodor gives back to the St. Augustine community through words

      Jun 16
      "Poetic words are flowers Vulgar words are weeds Pull a poem from your pocket Give the Earth what it needs" - Excerpt of Plant Poem Seeds, by Chris Bodor
    • Professional photos of Mary Tinlin and Darien Andreu

      Flagler College Recognizes Mary Tinlin and Dr. Darien Andreu for 30+ Years of Philanthropy and Kindness

      Jun 3
      Flagler College continuously seeks to foster a transformative learning experience, cultivated through a campus community where everyone is treated with the love, dignity, and respect that comes with being part of the “Flagler Family.” Through that community, the College seeks to prepare students to be ethical citizens, problem-solvers, and builders of communities of their own.
    • Kim Bradley

      New Short Story Collection by Kim Bradley

      Apr 8
      St. Augustine writer and Flagler College faculty member Kim Bradley’s debut short fiction collection, Spillway, will be released by Stephen F. Austin State University Press on April 15, 2022.
    • Flagler College President John Delaney

      John Delaney Named Next President of Flagler College

      Oct 22
      The Flagler College Board of Trustees announces John A. Delaney as the fifth president of Flagler College. The announcement follows the retirement of Dr. Joseph G. Joyner in July.
    • Dona Ann McAdams, “Rancho Seco, Sacramento, California, Sacramento Municipal Utility District,” postcard from the series, The Nuclear Survival Kit: They’re Juggling Our Genes!, 1981.

      Balaschak’s new book ‘The Image of Environmental Harm’ released

      Mar 12
      Dr. Chris Balaschak, associate professor of Visual Arts, recently had his book, “The Image of Environmental Harm in American Social Documentary Photography” published by Routledge.
    • Dr. Arthur Vanden Houten

      Flagler professor to offer insight live on tv

      Oct 29
      On Election Night, Tuesday, Nov. 3, Associate Professor of Political Science and Dean of Academic Life Art Vanden Houten will appear on Action News Jax to lend insight on the election during the station’s live election night coverage. Vanden Houten has already appeared once this election season and will again appear the morning after the election for analysis and breakdown of results.
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