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17 hrs ago | Hernando Today

Authorities: Probe into death of FGCU student from Pasco may take weeks

LAND O' LAKES - It could be several weeks before authorities know what killed 19-year-old Austin Vonckx, who died early Sunday after falling ill in his dorm room at Florida Gulf Coast University. FGCU campus police will keep the investigation open until detectives receive the results of toxicology tests from the Lee County Medical Examiner's Office, said Susan Evans, vice president and chief of staff at FGCU.

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Related Topix: Land O' Lakes, FL, University, FL, Education Etc.

Mon Sep 15, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

FGCU student dies after being found unresponsive in dorm

A freshman at Florida Gulf Coast University is dead after police found him unresponsive inside a dorm room. Austin Vonckx, 19, was found in distress early Sunday morning inside a fourth-floor dorm room at the Biscayne Hall dormitory.

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NBC2 News

FGCU student dies after being found unresponsive in dorm

A freshman at Florida Gulf Coast University is dead after police found him unresponsive inside a dorm room. Austin Vonckx, 19, was found in distress early Sunday morning inside a fourth-floor dorm room at the Biscayne Hall dormitory.

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Related Topix: Fort Myers, FL, Naples, FL

WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 15

When Gov. Rick Scott surprisingly entered the Republican primary four years ago, he took a strong tea party stand on most issues. He vowed to cut government spending and debt; slash taxes to create jobs and enact a tough Arizona-styled immigration law.

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Related Topix: Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors, Immigration Reform

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Pako King is an exciting blend of game favorites like pachinko, pin... )--Armanino Foods of Distinction, Inc. today declared an increased regular quarterly dividend of $0.018 per share.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Business Wire

Fitch Places Florida Gulf Coast University Financing Corp's Revs on Rating Watch Negative

The bonds were issued by FGCUFC on behalf of Florida Gulf Coast University . The bonds are a general obligation of the corporation, payable from lease payments received by the corporation under an amended and restated operating lease with the university.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Capital Soup

Space Florida and the NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium Announce 15 ...

Space Florida, the state's spaceport authority and aerospace development organization, and the NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium announced this week the 2014-2015 winners of the Florida Space Research Program , an initiative developed in 2007 to increase statewide academic involvement in space research, engineering, education and training ... (more)

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Related Topix: Florida, University, FL, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Florida Institute of Technology, Florida International University

Mon Sep 01, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Plan on afternoon thunderstorms Tuesday

After almost an inch and a quarter of rain fell over Florida Gulf Coast University and a 43 MPH wind gust at Gulf Harbor Yacht & Country Club, the Labor Day thunderstorms are done, leading Southwest Florida to a clearing sky overnight.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

NBC2 News

School board's opt-out decision prompts widespread reaction

Lee County School District Superintendent Nancy Graham said Thursday the district is in "uncharted territories" since the board decided to opt-out of state mandated testing.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Criminal Defense Law, Law, Standardized Testing, Education, Florida, University of Florida

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Miami Herald

Former poser Brad Cozza now manages models in Miami Beach

The Restaurant and Cafe at the new Ikea Miami, opening Aug. 27 in Sweetwater. This store will be the Swedish retailer's second largest store in the United States.

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Washington Square News

Sexual assualt education program needed at NYU

Sexual assault on college campuses is nothing new. However, the issue has only recently dominated national news, making conversation unavoidable.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

PSF&RD close to hiring new chief

Pinellas Suncoast Fire and Rescue District fire commissioners have narrowed down their search for a new fire chief to two applicants who have extensive leadership experience working for fire districts.

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Related Topix: Fire, Florida, The Villages, FL, University of Florida

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Naples Daily News

FGCU enrollment at 14,000 as school year starts Students were back on ...

Students were back on Florida Gulf Coast University's campus Monday, kicking off the 2014-15 school year with an outdoor carnival in the student plaza.

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