Don’t forget to submit your pictures for the Center for International Programs’ 2016 International Photo Contest! The contest is open to all current SPC students, faculty, and staff. How to enter: Submit up to two photos you took while traveling outside the U.S. (Alaska, Hawaii and US territories do not count) Click on link below for … Continue reading International Photo Contest Deadline Fast Approaching!
A $2,000 scholarship is available to Honors Scholars to embark on SPC’s 7-day service learning program to the Dominican Republic during Spring Break 2017! Take part in a cross-cultural service learning experience while earning college credit! An excerpt from the itinerary: Participate in a service project at a nearby village Immerse yourself in cultural … Continue reading $2,000 Honors Scholarship for the Dominican Republic
My dental hygiene journey started about three years ago in Kansas City. At that time, I was a student at Kansas State University, planning on attending UMKC for Dental Hygiene upon graduation. That year, my sister decided to move to Chicago for college, and it prompted me to think, “If she’s doing it [moving away … Continue reading Jamaica Study Abroad: The Best Days of My Life
Hurricane Matthew was forecasted to hit the island of Jamaica early Monday morning as a category 4 hurricane. Nine of us students from the SPC Dental Hygiene program, our instructor Mrs. Krueger, and her husband Dr. Gordon had been preparing since January for a volunteer trip to this small Caribbean island. We were volunteering for … Continue reading Never Forget the 1,000 Smiles of Jamaica
Help us create a buzz about the fantastic 2016-2017 Study Abroad opportunities available for students to earn college credit while traveling the world! Study Abroad: What’s available and how does it work? How can faculty help? Schedule a class presentation! Scholarship application deadline is November 1. Get the full story in the Blue and White! … Continue reading Top three things you need to know to inspire your students to Study Abroad
October is Hispanic Heritage Month and the Tarpon Springs Campus invited all SPC students, faculty, staff and the community for a lively celebration on Thursday, October 13. The Sones de Mexico kicked off the party with some traditional folkloric dances. All night long, people were danging along to the music of the Son Salvaje band and … Continue reading Hispanic Latino Heritage Celebration
When? Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Where? Seminole Campus UP 303 Why? Learn what the Center for International Programs can do for you Receive updates on Study Abroad Hear ways to internationalize your classroom Discover the Global Citizen Pathway Share ideas for improvements What? A delicious dinner and engaging conversations … Continue reading All SPC faculty are cordially invited to attend our International Programs Dinner
The Center for International Programs invites SPC students, faculty and staff to enter the International Photo Contest, held in conjunction with International Education Week. How to enter: Review contest guidelines and rules Submit up to two photos you took while traveling outside the U.S. (Alaska, Hawaii and US territories do not count) on the Center for International Programs … Continue reading Enter the 2016 International Photo Contest!
G’day Mate! It has been a life-long dream of mine to go to Australia. I was given the opportunity to take students to Australia and New Zealand in the summer of 2015. It was all that I thought it would be, and so much more. With that said, I am taking students again this year to … Continue reading Study Abroad in Australia!
Did you know that October 16th is World Food Day? World Food Day is part of the global movement to end hunger. You are encouraged to be a part of the solution in your community and around the world. This day is intended to help raise awareness by starting a conversation about food, farming and hunger. … Continue reading World Food Day