A group of ICUF Presidents and ICUF President & CEO Bob Boyd met with Gov. Ron DeSantis on August 18 at his office in the state capitol to discuss the Governor’s support and increase of the EASE (Effective Access to Student Education) grant, which is ICUF institutions’ access grant, in his legislative budget recommendation for … Read more

Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida (ICUF) and the Florida Independent College Fund (FICF) recently awarded $96,000 in scholarships to assist 30 students attending independent, nonprofit colleges and universities in Florida. “Florida’s independent colleges and universities provide high quality education options for all types of students across the Sunshine State,” said Bob Boyd, ICUF president and … Read more

The Saint Leo University Board of Trustees has elected Dr. Edward Dadez as the 11th president of the university, following the resignation of President Jeffrey Senese. Having held several leadership positions at Saint Leo during the past 22 years, Dadez holds a strong passion and appreciation for Saint Leo’s core values; its diverse students, faculty, … Read more

The Eckerd College Board of Trustees announced that James J. Annarelli, Ph.D., will serve as the College’s interim president beginning Aug. 2. Annarelli, who has worked at Eckerd for 32 years, was the vice president for student life and dean of students. Annarelli earned his Ph.D. in religion and society from Drew University in 1984 … Read more

Southeastern University (SEU) has just been ranked as a top college in both social mobility and diversity by U.S. News & World Report in its 2022-2023 rankings. The university has also received a new classification as a doctoral/national university. Ranked 105th, SEU was in the top 25% for social mobility. Top performers in social mobility … Read more

As Doctor of Physical Therapy students from AdventHealth University, we are grateful for the opportunity to pair with AdventHealth Centra Care nurse practitioners in extending the healing ministry of Christ to Hondurans this summer. Visiting the Central American country or another underdeveloped area of the world is a requirement for all Doctor of Physical Therapy … Read more