Category: Faculty Resources

Top three things you need to know to inspire your students to Study Abroad

Help us create a buzz about the fantastic 2016-2017 Study Abroad opportunities available for students to earn college credit while traveling the world! Study Abroad: What’s available and how does it work? How can faculty help? Schedule a class presentation! Scholarship application deadline is November 1. Get the full story in the Blue and White! … Continue reading Top three things you need to know to inspire your students to Study Abroad

All SPC faculty are cordially invited to attend our International Programs Dinner

Summer 2017 Study Abroad Scholarships

When?  Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Where? Seminole Campus UP 303 Why? Learn what the Center for International Programs can do for you Receive updates on Study Abroad Hear ways to internationalize your classroom Discover the Global Citizen Pathway Share ideas for improvements What? A delicious dinner and engaging conversations … Continue reading All SPC faculty are cordially invited to attend our International Programs Dinner

International Programs Dinners

SPC’s International Programs hosted special dinners this fall for faculty, staff and students on the Tarpon Springs and SP/Gibbs Campuses. Attendees learned about International Programs’ initiatives, how Study Abroad programs are created and participated in creative conversations sharing ideas for improvements. These creative conversations produced many helpful ideas on how to move forward SPC’s commitment … Continue reading International Programs Dinners

International Day of Peace Coffee Hour Sept. 21 at St Pete/Gibbs!

The Center for International Programs is hosting a special edition International Coffee Hour on Monday, September 21! Join us for coffee, tea, and snacks while celebrating the International Day of Peace: Sign the Peace Pledge Learn how to fold origami cranes Find out why paper cranes became a symbol of peace     Event Details … Continue reading International Day of Peace Coffee Hour Sept. 21 at St Pete/Gibbs!

Attend the Study Abroad Fair September 8!

Bring your questions to the SPC Study Abroad Fair on September 8, on Clearwater campus, ES 104! You’ll have a chance to:   Explore different Study Abroad options . . . and learn how you can earn college credit while traveling the world! Meet SPC Study Abroad faculty and learn about what courses are available … Continue reading Attend the Study Abroad Fair September 8!

Study Abroad and Earn College Credit!

Join us at the Fall 2015 Study Abroad Fair at St. Petersburg College! When: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 12:00-2:00pm Where: SPC’s Clearwater Campus: 2465 Drew Street Clearwater, FL 33765 Room: ES 104 What: Explore different Study Abroad options . . . and learn how you can earn college credit while traveling the world! Meet SPC … Continue reading Study Abroad and Earn College Credit!

For a More Creative Brain, Travel!

The Atlantic shares insights on how international experiences can open the mind to new ways of thinking. New sounds, smells, language, tastes, sensations, and sights spark different synapses in the brain, and can stimulate your creativity. To learn more about famous brains that got brainier while living abroad, and how YOU can do the same, … Continue reading For a More Creative Brain, Travel!

Professional Development Opportunity- AAC&U Annual Conference

In October, the Association of American Colleges and Universities will be hosting an Academic Renewal conference in Fort Lauderdale for educators looking to learn about global learning in college. The world today contains diversity in religions, cultures and ideas. The Global Learning in College conference aims to help educators tackle real-world problems and expand the … Continue reading Professional Development Opportunity- AAC&U Annual Conference

“Cuba: Embargo or Not?” FREE Forum presented by SPC Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions

The Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions at St. Petersburg College, in partnership with the Global Action Coalition, is presenting a free forum on the Cuban trade embargo on June 30th from 6-8 p.m. at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg. The forum, titled “Cuba: Embargo or Not?”, will be moderated by John Wilson, former anchor … Continue reading “Cuba: Embargo or Not?” FREE Forum presented by SPC Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions

First Annual CETL International Symposium

On June 4, 2015, the Center for International Programs in conjunction with CETL hosted the inaugural Internal Symposium at the St. Petersburg College (SPC) Clearwater campus. In attendance were over 30 SPC faculty, deans, and administrative staff. In addition, an Indonesian delegation was in attendance as part of a US State Department grant, Community College … Continue reading First Annual CETL International Symposium