Our Town Magazine – Highwaymen Story

When the sky is clear, J.R. Harding says he flies like an eagle. In the fleeting moments between the melting sun and total darkness, he soars high above the ground, surveying the landscape ablaze with evening sun. Then, with a tilt of the head, Harding drives down to hover above the water, spying Florida wildflowers…

The Trip of a Lifetime

Traveling is one of the benefits of a modern society.  No longer does it take months on the perilous seas to cross continents and experience the ancient wonders of the world. However, for persons with disabilities, we can face numerous unknown barriers while enjoying this modern pastime of continent hopping. For some time, Erika (the…

Students learn the value of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

National Disability Employment Month is commemorated in October to encourage businesses to reflect on the important role persons with disabilities (PWDs) play in workforce success. This year’s theme, designated by the U.S. Department of Labor, is “Inclusion Drives Innovation.” That theme reflects the essence of the College of Business’ ongoing initiatives to foster diversity and…

Winners announced for 2017 Distinguished Leadership Awards

Leadership Tallahassee, a program of the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce, announced the 2017 winners of the Distinguished Leadership Awards, presented by Centennial Bank, as well as honored the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Leadership Award Thursday evening. More than 400 community and business leaders attended the sold-out ceremony to recognize individuals who have made a…