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Engage Magazine Feature: COSSPP Researchers Find Lead Exposure is Linked to IQ Loss

COSSPP researchers published a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in February 2022 that estimates exposure to lead has robbed Americans on average 2.6 IQ points per person. The study was groundbreaking, garnering widespread interest from news media and reaching over 1.5 billion.

Engage Magazine Feature: EMHS Conducts Research in Disaster Areas, Provides Experiential Learning Opportunities

The Disaster Incident Research Team (DIRT), housed within the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Program (EMHS), was formed in 2012 to effectively conduct research in disaster areas and provide students with experiential learning opportunities, which is often a challenge in disaster management. 

Engage Magazine Feature: Unconquered by Debt Program Empowers Students to Attain Financial Wellness

The following article is a featured story in the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy’s annual magazine, Engage. To read the full 2021-2022 issue of Engage, click here. The Unconquered by Debt program at Florida State University helps students transform their financial habits to become wealth creators.  Established in 2019 by Joe Calhoun, Ph.D., […]

Engage Magazine Feature: Students Get More Than a Degree

Nearly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began, student groups are finally regaining a sense of normalcy, hosting in-person events and traveling to conferences across the continent. The College is home to numerous organizations that help connect students to opportunities both locally and nationally.