WINTER PARK, Fla. (Community Engagement) – The NCAA Division II’s partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation® gave five institutions the opportunity to grant wishes to five children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich their lives with hope, strength and joy. Two of the five Division II institutions selected to make a wish reveal were from the Sunshine State Conference. Read the full story.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (Community Engagement) – On a beautiful, “Florida Winter” morning in January, the Rollins women’s golf team hosted its annual Legends Golf Classic. Billed as a fundraiser for the nationally-ranked Tars, the team this year also joined forces with CECO (Conductive Education Center of Orlando) to help spread awareness of those struggling with motor disabilities. Read the full story.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (Community Engagement) – The Rollins men’s lacrosse team has paired with the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation and “adopted” Ryder Snow, a four-year old from nearby Winter Springs, Fla. for the 2014 season. Read the full story.
TAMPA, Fla. (Community Engagement) – For the sixth time this year, the Eckerd College women's soccer program was involved with the community by helping with the initiatives of U.S. Youth TOPSoccer (The Outreach Program for Soccer) over the weekend. Read the full story.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Community Engagement) – Members of the Eckerd College women’s basketball program are actively engaging students from St. Paul’s Catholic School with a series of interactive events during the current academic year. Read the full story.