• FNU ties highest department GPA, 12 teams earn Scholar Team honors

    Group photo of FNU's women's tennis team in front of a net.
    [caption id="attachment_114987" align="alignright" width="300"] Women's tennis earns highest varsity 2023-24 team GPA at 3.76.[/caption] HIALEAH, Fla. (June 17, 2024) - Florida National University’s athletics department had 12 varsity teams end the 2023-24 season with a GPA of 3.0 higher, earning each team NAIA Scholar Team recognition. With a department GPA of 3.24, FNU tied the 2021-22 academic year for the highest in FNU’s history. The NAIA Scholar Team criteria are... Read More
  • Da Silva named second women’s soccer coach in FNU history

    Head men's and women's soccer coach Ruy Da Silva.
    [caption id="attachment_117636" align="alignright" width="300"] Head men's and women's soccer coach Ruy Da Silva.[/caption] HIALEAH, Fla. (June 17, 2024) - Florida National University did not have to look too far in its search for a new women’s soccer head coach, naming Ruy Da Silva as interim on June 17. Da Silva, the famed and successful head Conquistador soccer coach on the men’s side, took over the position following the departure of... Read More
  • What Does an Ultrasound Technician Do?

    The word "ultrasound" often brings to mind the sonographic images of prenatal babies. While many ultrasound technicians do perform ultrasounds for pregnant women, there are many other important uses. For example, some ultrasound technicians specialize in vascular sonography, taking images of a person's blood vessels to help diagnose diseases affecting the person's blood flow. The medical field is constantly growing, and persons qualified to work in the medical field are... Read More
  • What is the Difference Between Dental Assisting & Dental Laboratory Technician Training?

    Did you know that people go to school for eight years to become dentists? If you still want to be part of the dental field and complete your education in a fraction of the time, you can become a dental assistant or dental laboratory technician at Florida National University. What is the difference between a Dental Assistant and a Dental lab Technician? Although both careers pertain to the dental field, their academic... Read More
  • Baptiste completes stay at NAIA Outdoor Nationals

    FNU's Joelle Baptiste at NAIA Outdoor Nationals.
    [caption id="attachment_117058" align="alignright" width="300"] Baptiste completes stay at NAIA Outdoor Nationals. (May 22, 2024)[/caption] (Results) MARION, Ind. (May 25, 2024) - Florida National University’s track and field team saw its second-ever national qualifier post a noteworthy performance at the 2024 NAIA Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championship in Marion, Ind. FNU’s first female qualifier, Joelle Baptiste landed an appearance at nationals with a third place finish in the 400M hurdles... Read More
  • Seven FNU baseball players named NAIA Scholar-Athletes

    FNU pitcher Evan Dalmau.
    [caption id="attachment_117022" align="alignright" width="300"] Seven FNU baseball players named NAIA Scholar-Athletes. (May 23, 2024)[/caption] HIALEAH, Fla. (May 23, 2024) - Florida National University’s baseball team (24-30) had seven standout players named as 2024 Daktronics Baseball Scholar-Athletes by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The NAIA released its annual list of honorees on May 23 ahead of the NAIA World Series in Lewiston, Idaho May 24-31. FNU’s Gino Bellantoni, Mario... Read More
  • How Can I Start a Successful Career in Psychology?

    Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of others? Consider getting a Psychology Bachelor's Degree. With a degree in Psychology, you can help others and enjoy a career you can be proud of. It's a win-win. So, are you asking yourself, "How can I start a successful career in Psychology? How Can I Start a Successful Career in Psychology? A few steps will guide you to... Read More
  • NAIA releases 2024 Daktronics Track and Field Scholar-Athletes

    FNU track and field athlete Michael Kipchumba.
    [caption id="attachment_116987" align="alignright" width="300"] NAIA releases 2024 Daktronics Track and Field Scholar-Athletes. (May 21, 2024)[/caption] HIALEAH, Fla. (May 21, 2024) - Five Florida National student-athletes were announced as 2024 Daktronics Track and Field Scholar-Athletes by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) on May 21. Three members of the men’s track team and two female track standouts make up this year’s Conquistador nominees. Prisilla Gonzalez and Hassell Zeledon earned this... Read More
  • Baseball ends SCWS in third place after 13-3 loss to PSU DuBois

    FNU pitcher Juan Pablo Arellano.
    [caption id="attachment_116911" align="alignright" width="300"] Baseball ends SCWS in third place after 13-3 loss to PSU DuBois. (May 16, 2024)[/caption] (Box Score) DUBOIS, Pa. (May 16, 2024) - Florida National University’s baseball team (24-30) saw its incredible run at the USCAA Small College World Series come to an end with a 13-3 loss to Penn State University DuBois (36-10). The Conquistadors lost their second game of the tournament to the No.... Read More
  • FNU sweeps third day of SCWS

    FNU infielder Matthew Gonzalez.
    [caption id="attachment_116875" align="alignright" width="300"] FNU sweeps third day of SCWS. (May 15, 2024)[/caption] (Box Score) (Box Score 2) DUBOIS, Pa. (May 15, 2024) - Florida National University’s baseball team (24-29) continues to put the USCAA on notice, sweeping two games on the third day of bracket play at the Small College World Series in DuBois, Pa. The Conquistadors grabbed a dominant 10-4 victory versus Atlantis University (24-16) before ending the... Read More