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.
Nearly 1,500 applicants were submitted for the 2019 Cooke Transfer Scholar and SPC alumna Ronelia Bailey, who was in the SPC Honors program, was selected as a semifinalist. The Cooke Foundation awards a scholarship to support high-achieving community college students as they transfer to some of the top four-year institutions […]
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.
Our chapter’s general membership meeting held at the EpiCenter on February 20 was a success! We gained three new members, Eired Eddy, Government Relations Director, provided an informative Legislative update, and Wendy Sellers, Business and HR Consultant, presented “Be A Leader – People Will Follow.” Her humor and straightforward presentation […]
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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 […]
February is National CTE Month and the Career Connections team at SPC is helping to spread the word about Career and Technical Education. At the college, 104 of our programs prepare students to enter high-wage, high-demand fields that fall within the Florida Department of Education’s CTE Career Clusters®. Read more […]
Your OLS and CETL teams are cohosting the FOURTH annual SPC Teaching and Learning Conference – Inspiring Excellence! This innovative learning event will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the EpiCenter. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Nationally recognized and […]
Any student or employee of St. Petersburg College who has a responsibility to care for an aging relative may benefit from attending the fifth annual Caregivers Conference at the Seminole campus on Feb. 22. The conference, titled Preparing Caregivers for the Future, is presented by the SPC Institute for Strategic […]
Please join us this spring for Mental Health First Aid in-depth workshops. WHAT THE WORKSHOP COVERS: · A discussion of campus culture and its relevance to the topic of mental health · A discussion of the specific stress and risk factors faced by those in higher education · Applying the […]
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, […]