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•  NOVEMBER 14, 2016 •

Shaking up Shakespeare: FSU professor’s research revelations get global attention

It’s been a crazy few weeks for Gary Taylor, a Distinguished Research Professor at Florida State University, after his hand-picked team of New Oxford Shakespeare researchers decided 16th-century playwright Christopher Marlowe should get credit for co-writing William Shakespeare’s “Henry VI” plays. Read more ...
More coverage: New York Times | NPR | The Guardian

WORLD RECORD

National MagLab racks up new world record with hybrid magnet

After a decade of planning, designing and building, the Florida State University-based National High Magnetic Field Laboratory now has the strongest magnet in the world for nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy, a powerful technique used to study molecular structures in proteins and materials. Read more ...
Tallahassee Democrat: Mightier magnet will increase FSU's research capacities

HIGH ACHIEVING STUDENTS

FSU Honors student boasts impressive research achievements

FSU senior Alexandra Barth is motivated by an enduring desire to understand how things work. As a chemistry major with an already imposing research résumé, the FSU Honors student has oriented her work around the study of solid-state materials — a branch of chemistry and material science focused on studying the shapes, patterns and atomic compositions of different crystal structures. Read more ...

THANK YOU, VETERANS

ICYMI: FSU salutes its student-veterans during football game PSA

President John Thrasher and Head Coach Jimbo Fisher thanked veterans in a special PSA during the FSU-Boston College football game. Watch!

WHAT'S HAPPENING

International Education Week

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. FSU celebrates International Education Week with a variety of events across campus beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 14, through Friday, Nov. 18. For more information, visit cge.fsu.edu.

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