Southern College professors
awarded course development grant
(July 3, 2001) Florida Southern College has received a $10,000
course development award from the Center for Theology and the Natural
Sciences (CTNS), which is funded by the John Templeton Foundation.
The award was
presented to FSC professors Dr. Nancy Morvillo and Dr. Sara Fletcher-Harding
for their proposed course "Dialogues in Science and Religion,"
an honors course they will be teaching this fall.
one of only 100 worldwide grants that the Foundation awards for
outstanding courses in science and religion.
The course award
winners attend a six-day workshop during the summer on faculty/course
development, with travel and registration expenses paid by CTNS.
wonderful news," FSC President Thomas L. Reuschling said. "It
is rewarding to have two of our colleagues recognized by the Templeton
Foundation, and the honors course should be a great experience for
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United
Methodist Church. The college offers more than 40 undergraduate
majors and a master of business administration degree accredited
by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools. Located in Lakeland, Fla., the college is home to the
largest, single-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture
in the world.