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
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 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
Students and staff from multiple St. Petersburg College campuses helped the Audubon Society renovate five raptor enclosures.
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
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!
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!
Be sure to join a community conversation with U.S. Ambassador to Gambia C. Patricia Alsup from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Aug. 29 at The Carter G. Woodson African-American History Museum, 2240 Ninth Ave. S., St. Petersburg. The conversation will serve as an introduction to our global society for today’s youth. This event is co-hosted by … Continue reading A community conversation with U.S. Ambassador to Gambia C. Patricia Alsup
Join the Center for Civic Learning and Community Engagement, the Institute for Policy Solutions and the League of Women Voters for “Democracy 101”. This workshop will remind participants of the foundations of U.S. government and engage in thoughtful dialouge about contemporary political issues and become Citizen Superheros! Former Congressman David Jolly and Chairwoman & County … Continue reading Calling all Citizen Superheros!
This week SPC’s Gadgets for Good initiative will receive the first installment of 10 laptops as part of a mobile technology lab.