Established in 1933, FAC&U is the only organization comprised of all 70 college and university presidents representing all three sectors of the non-profit private and public higher educational institutions in Florida.
Local philanthropist and educational leader Mori Hosseini recently was honored by the Florida Association of Colleges and Universities as its 2017 Distinguished Service Award winner — the organization’s highest honor.
Hosseini, who is the Chairman and CEO of ICI Homes, joined some big names in the state including former Gov. Jeb Bush as being the award’s 79th recipient. Hosseini said he would continue fighting for educational causes...Read More
David Rutherford, a seasoned higher education fundraising chief who also worked for more than 20 years in nonprofit leadership, will join Palm Beach State College as the new Vice President of Advancement.
President Ava L. Parker, J.D., selected Rutherford for the newly created position on her executive leadership team following a nationwide search. Rutherford starts Jan. 16 and will have administrative oversight of the Grants office, College Relations and Marketing and the PBSC Foundation...Read More
Membership is open to all Florida public and private higher education institutions. Candidates may apply for Associate membership after three years of operation as a college. A college granted associate membership will have a maximum of six (6) years to fulfill the requirements for membership and if the requirement is not met, the associate membership terminates.More Information