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Greece celebrates 200 years of Independence

This Thursday, Greece will commemorate 200 years of freedom after 400 years of Turkish and Ottoman Empire rule since the Greek Revolution of 1821. “On March 25, our Greek American community in Tarpon Springs and Greeks all over the world will be celebrating Greek Independence Day and the 200th Anniversary of when Greece regained its … Continue reading Greece celebrates 200 years of Independence

Inspiring Chinese New Year Concert on February 2018

Chinese New Year

The multicultural club and the Student Support Services of the SPC Clearwater Campus attended the Chinese New Year Concert on February 17 at the University of South Florida Tampa. Club members stated that the Chinese New Year was a very interesting celebration because it was a very original concert.  Haiqiong Deng played the traditional Chinese … Continue reading Inspiring Chinese New Year Concert on February 2018

12th Annual Florida International Leadership Conference 2018

Leadership

Three SPC students joined over 150 students from Florida state colleges and universities at the 12th annual Florida International Leadership Conference held February 2 to February 4 at Camp Winona, DeLeon Springs, Florida. Goals of the Conference included: Enhancing leadership skills Promoting friendships and networks among international and study abroad students Acknowledging and rewarding student … Continue reading 12th Annual Florida International Leadership Conference 2018

St. Petersburg 43rd International Folk Fair Society (SPIFFS)

Folk Fair

The St. Petersburg International Folk Fair Society (SPIFFS) held its 43rd annual International Folk Fair from October 26th through October 29th in St Petersburg’s Vinoy Park. The fair was open to students from all counties on Thursday the 26th and Friday the 27th. After that the fair was open to the public. The fair offered … Continue reading St. Petersburg 43rd International Folk Fair Society (SPIFFS)

Submit an International Photo for a chance to win an iPad!

Enter the annual International Photo Contest! SPC will once again sponsor the annual International Photo Contest Open to all current SPC students, faculty, and staff Winners will be announced during International Education Week in November 2015 How to enter: Submit up to two photos you took while traveling outside the U.S. (Alaska, Hawaii and US … Continue reading Submit an International Photo for a chance to win an iPad!

Spanish Royals Visit St. Augustine September 2015

On September 4-8, the king and queen of Spain will visit St. Augustine as part of the city’s 450th anniversary commemoration. King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia are expected to visit several of St. Augustine’s historic sites. St. Augustine will celebrate its 450th anniversary on September 8, 2015. The mission of the event is to … Continue reading Spanish Royals Visit St. Augustine September 2015