SPC Professor Gregory Byrd’s short story, Dita e Verës, was inspired by his time teaching in Albania as a Fulbright Scholar.
Award-winning poet and spoken word artist Patricia Smith read her work for St. Petersburg College students at the St. Petersburg Gibbs Campus on April 3 in the Music Center.
Poet Jenny Xie read excerpts from her book “Eye Level” to SPC students, faculty, and staff, intermingled with stories from her own childhood.
The St. Petersburg College Midtown Center hosted an SPC Reads event with journalist Craig Pittman in March. One of the student’s who attended shared her takeaways from the author of “Oh Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country.”
Two students who took part in this summer’s Career and Academic Communities Fair share their takeaways. One even chose a major after attending!