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We are pleased to announce that our 2019- 2020 Offering Brochure is now available and registration is open
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We would like to highlight just a few of our upcoming courses:

  1. Troubled Waters (America's Amazon): The History of the St. Lucie River:
    DATES: January 23, February 6, March 5, 2020 (Thursdays)
    TIME: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. LOCATION: Fort Pierce, Main Campus, Science Education Building, Room N-135

    This three-part lecture series discusses the research behind Nelson’s film "America's Amazon: The Story of the St. Lucie River" and explores the history of the river from the 1880’s to the present. Hear about the early pioneers of the Treasure Coast and their efforts to open the river for commerce and public safety. Learn about the hurricane of 1928 and the local, state and federal governments' efforts to dike and control Lake Okeechobee by draining excess water into the St. Lucie River. Discover the role of the environmental pioneers who forewarned of the environmental disaster that was destined to occur.

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  2. Understanding the Coming Confrontation with Iran:
    February 3, 10, 2020 (Mondays)
    TIME: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. LOCATION: Fort Pierce, Main Campus, Brown Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Auditorium Room Y-102

    This course explores the history of Iranian-American relations in the 20th and 21st centuries. It focuses more on the current situation with Iran.

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  3. Precision Medicine: The New Frontier:
    DATES: February 6, 2020 (Thursday)
    TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. LOCATION: Vero Beach, Mueller Campus, Richardson Center, Auditorium

    Precision medicine (née personalized medicine) is an evolving approach to patient care where doctors can choose tailored therapies that maximize medication efficacy and minimize medication safety risks based on the patient’s extrinsic factors, physiological changes and intrinsic factors, including genetic profile. This lecture describes the pharmacogenomic testing process, personalized medicine practice progress, pitfalls and politics (e.g., ethical, legal, social implications).

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News & Spotlights


Bob Stork, Founder & CEO, Communications International, Named 2020 Entrepreneur of The Year

Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning

Synovus Bank Sponsors Fielden Institute Volunteer Recognition Dinner

IRSC Scholarships

Planned Giving

Performing Arts Shining Stars Campaign

Special Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors

Dr. Heather Adams Named 2019 Faculty of the Year!

Submit a Nomination for Entrepreneur of the Year Award