Merger bill dies in House due to lack of Senate support

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JACOBWENTZ ABOUT AUDIO WRITING College merger bill dies in House due to lack of Senate support Jacob Wentz | March 11, 2020 House Bill (HB) 7087, which would merge New College and Florida Polytechnic University into the University of Florida (UF), was officially declared dead in the Florida Legislature on Friday, March 6. This declaration […]

Students rally to support New College’s independence

JACOBWENTZ ABOUT AUDIO WRITING Students rally to support New College’s independence Jacob Wentz | Feb. 26, 2020 “Who loves an independent New College?” thesis student Alex Barbat shouted as students erupted into cheers of support. On Thursday, Feb. 20, more than 150 students, faculty and staff gathered in Koski Plaza to demonstrate their opposition to […]