Category: Events

2018 Winter Olympics: Everything You Need To Know!

2018 Winter Olympics

2018 Winter Olympics start today, February 9, 2018, lasting through February 25. The host city this time is Pyeongchang, South Korea. How much do you know about South Korea? Take this quiz! How to watch the Olympics: South Korea is 14 hours ahead of New York. It’s 15 hours ahead of Chicago. It’s 17 hours … Continue reading 2018 Winter Olympics: Everything You Need To Know!

Learn About Upcoming International Opportunities at SPC!

upcoming international opportunities

You don’t have to get on a plane to experience diverse cultures. They are all around us! Center for International Programs (CIP) invites you to join us in the upcoming international opportunities at SPC! Event Date Time Campus/Location Latinos United Club Meeting Weekly, Tuesdays 12:30 pm – 1:40 pm TS Campus – Room EP 454 … Continue reading Learn About Upcoming International Opportunities at SPC!

Attend Ambassador Thomas Pickering Conference to Deliver Keynote Address!

Ambassador Thomas Pickering

The public, including students of St. Petersburg College, USF St. Petersburg and other area universities, are cordially invited to attend the Ambassador Thomas Pickering conference free of charge on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at USF St. Petersburg Student Center. The event has been organized by the St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs, which is … Continue reading Attend Ambassador Thomas Pickering Conference to Deliver Keynote Address!

Celebrating the 2017 International Education Week!

2017 International Education Week

Join St. Petersburg College and the Center for International Programs in Celebrating the 2017 International Education Week Nov 13-17, 2017 College-Wide! International Education Week (IEW) is a joint effort between the U.S. Departments of State and Education that promotes programs that help prepare students to live and work in a diverse world. Special opportunity to those needing … Continue reading Celebrating the 2017 International Education Week!

A Taste of Vietnam: Vietnamese Fulbright Scholar at SPC

Vietnamese Fulbright Scholar

Vietnamese Fulbright Scholar to visit SPC! St. Petersburg College is pleased to welcome the U.S.-ASEAN Fulbright Initiative Scholar, Dr. Quyet Nguyen, from Vinh University in Vietnam. Dr. Nguyen will be on the SPC campus in November as the featured speaker in the following International Education Week event: A TASTE OF VIETNAM Thursday, November 16, 2017 … Continue reading A Taste of Vietnam: Vietnamese Fulbright Scholar at SPC

Celebrate International Education Week 2017!

International Education Week 2017

International Education Week 2017 is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is an effort to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and … Continue reading Celebrate International Education Week 2017!

Enter the 2017 International Photo Contest!

Enter the 2017 International Photo Contest!

The St. Petersburg College Center for International Programs is now taking entries for the 2017 International Photo Contest! The contest is open to all current SPC students, faculty, and staff. To enter you will need a photograph that YOU took somewhere outside of the US. You cannot enter a photo of you that someone else took. … Continue reading Enter the 2017 International Photo Contest!

The 2017 International Photo Contest Is Now OPEN!

Enter the 2017 International Photo Contest!

The St. Petersburg College Center for International Programs is now taking entries for the 2017 International Photo Contest! The contest is open to all current SPC students, faculty, and staff. To enter you will need a photograph that YOU took somewhere outside of the US. You cannot enter a photo of you that someone else took. … Continue reading The 2017 International Photo Contest Is Now OPEN!

World Science Day for Peace and Development November 10th

World Science Day

World Science Day for Global Understanding What is it? The World Science Day for Peace and Development draws attention to the important role of science in and for society and shows that science, peace and development are interlinked. By tying science more closely to society, World Science Day for Peace and Development strives to ensure that people are informed of new … Continue reading World Science Day for Peace and Development November 10th

SPC Celebrated 2017 Mid-Autumn Festival at USF!

Mid Autumn Festival

St. Petersburg College students experienced Chinese cultural performances (dance, song, music) and tasted moon cakes on Monday, October 2, 2017, at the University of South Florida Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival. The festival is commemorated by the Chinese on the 15th day of the eighth month on the lunar calendar, which happened … Continue reading SPC Celebrated 2017 Mid-Autumn Festival at USF!