SPC welcomed Jesse Turtle on March 4 as the new VP of Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the Foundation. With a career sparked by the power of giving and a resume filled with nearly a decade of service in higher education advancement, Jesse Turtle comes to SPC well-equipped to […]
Dr. Bruce Brodney, longtime professor in SPC’s College of Education, passed away unexpectedly last week. A memorial service is planned for Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10-2 p.m. at The Palladium Theater, 253 5th Avenue N, St. Petersburg. Friends are invited to arrive at 10 to talk and contribute to […]
The Academic Technology Team will be releasing an updated version of the contact directory on March 18. The new directory utilizes an adaptive search function that helps you find people when you are not sure of spelling, department, or other information. Users will be able to search for college employees […]
SPC’s first Year Up class of 46 young adults will begin classes at the Midtown Center March 18. Year Up offers an intensive, one-year program for young adults, ages 18-24, combining professional coaching, hands-on skill development, and internships at some of America’s top companies.
On Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, SPC hosted the seventh Annual Keys to Manhood Seminar at the SPC Allstate Center. The seminar was free and open to the public, and featured Dr. Koco Eaton, an orthopedic surgeon for the Tampa Bay Rays and USF faculty member. With attendees ranging from middle […]
St. Petersburg College’s Wind Ensembles will present an evening of free music featuring science and technology themes at this semester’s Campus Connections Concert: Community Concert Band and Community Wind Symphony. The concert will take place in downtown St. Petersburg at the Palladium, 253 5th Ave N, St. Petersburg, on Thursday, […]
The 2019 Explore SPC event will be held March 26-28. Explore SPC is aimed at specific audiences, including high school seniors, community members, those who have inquired about SPC but have not applied, and SPC grads with A.A. or A.S. degrees or certificates who might want to pursue a higher […]
Renowned pianist Rebecca Penneys will teach a free master class in piano on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the SPC Music Center at the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus. This event is open to the public. Read more here.
Susan Stevenson, executive director of the Freedom Institute of Higher Education (FIHE) in Hamilton, New Zealand, will be a guest lecturer at SPC during the week of March 25-28. Stevenson will be presenting a lecture, which will be open to the public, titled Embracing Global Cultural Differences Through Education – A Pathway […]
American pianist Sean Kennard will perform The Virtuoso Pianist: Music by Chopin and Liszt at the SPC Music Center on Friday March 8 at 7:30 p.m. Kennard has won top prizes in competitions around the world, including the Queen Elisabeth Competition of Belgium. Pianist Richard Goode described Kennard as “an […]
SPC’s Tarpon Springs Campus, with the help from Tarpon Springs Mayor Chris Alahouzos, is looking to launch a Sister Schools Partnership with the University of the Aegean in Rhodes. Read more about the partnership here.
SPC employee Harriet Thompkins is in the history books. Thompkins made history by becoming the first female African-American Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) in the United States Coast Guard Reserves in 1996. She works as a librarian at the Clearwater Campus. Read more about Thompkins and her achievements here.
The much anticipated SportsFest is quickly approaching! SportsFest is a collection of company teams that compete against each other in different sporting events on St. Pete Beach. The events include beach dodge ball, beach volleyball, surf and turf relay, corn toss and tug of war. But SPC needs YOU to maximize […]
As part of the college’s website merger project, Marketing will start the process of transitioning the academic program pages on the go.spcollege.edu site to the www.spcollege.edu site beginning Friday, Feb. 15. Those who visit the former Career and Academic Community pages will be redirected to the corresponding content on the www.spcollege.edu site. In some instances, […]