Category: Civic Education

SPC and The Beau Institute Meet Again!

For over 5 years, SPC students and French students who are attending the highly esteemed Beau Institute, meet at SPC’s Downtown campus to discuss comparative politics and engage in cultural exchange. Today, the newest French scholars met with SPC student leaders to discuss the differences between U.S. and French Constitutions, the philosophical and historical origins … Continue reading SPC and The Beau Institute Meet Again!

SPC goes to Washington, D.C!

St.Petersburg College Student Government Association (SGA) student leaders arrived in Washington D.C. this week to tour our nations capital and highlight the importance of the Florida College System. SPC students were joined by our tireless SPC Student Life and Leadership Coordinators, Anjum Perfetti from the Allstate/HEC campuses, Malena Buck from the Seminole Campus, Barbara Weaver … Continue reading SPC goes to Washington, D.C!

April Community Engagement Events for Social & Behavioral Sciences

The Social & Behavioral Sciences & Human Services Department is proud to conclude the Spring 2018 semester with a variety of community engagement events.  A timely forum & film on sexual harassment titled You Are The One starts things off on Thursday, April 19. The film will be shown at the Seminole Campus (UP303) at … Continue reading April Community Engagement Events for Social & Behavioral Sciences

SPC lends a hand at Suncoast Primate Sanctuary

It was a great day at the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary when Professor Kelli Stickrath and 30 SPC students and volunteers showed up to help make lunches for the apes, landscape and repair the alligator enclosure. Don’t worry, everyone is safe! Debbie Cobbe, the owner of SPS, was gracious to open the sanctuary to SPC students … Continue reading SPC lends a hand at Suncoast Primate Sanctuary

SPC Gibbs Campus Launches Educational Ecosystem

SPC Gibbs is launching an Educational Ecosystem. An Educational Ecosystem is a resource of partners to wrap around the agreed population of students and their families in order to make a difference in their projected personal and professional paths. The Gibbs Educational Ecosystem hopes to share resources with students and community partners. Initial partners include … Continue reading SPC Gibbs Campus Launches Educational Ecosystem

Take Part in SPC’s MLK Month of Service 2018

MLK Month of Service at SPC banner

St. Petersburg College honors the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s promise to serve others by dedicating the month of January to diverse volunteer opportunities in Pinellas County through the MLK Month of Service. Hope to see you at one of these many service projects! MLK Month of Service projects  Allstate Center Maximo Park Cleanup … Continue reading Take Part in SPC’s MLK Month of Service 2018

SPC Paints the Block with Habitat!

Group photo of SPC Baseball team

    With the help from SPC, Habitat for Humanity in Pinellas County painted over 17 homes in St. Petersburg this past Saturday. SPC’s Baseball Team came out in force showing the community that SPC’s athletes are leaders who strength of character goes beyond the field. Dr. Griffith ,Associate Provost of Downtown & Allstate Campuses, … Continue reading SPC Paints the Block with Habitat!

The League@SPC registers new voters for National Voter Registration Day!

The League at SPC registers new voters for National Voter Registration Day

SPC students partnered with the League of Women Voters to register new voters in honor of Voter Registration Day. SPC’s commitment to registering students and community members to vote has received national recognition from TurboVote, a voter education application. Boots on the ground efforts like today’s voter registration drive students to their basic citizenship responsibilities … Continue reading The League@SPC registers new voters for National Voter Registration Day!