Category: Travel

CIP Congratulates SPC Globally Engaged Students!

The SPC Center for International Programs congratulates all of the following globally engaged students who received awards during the Student Awards Ceremonies on the Tarpon Springs (TS), Clearwater (CL), St Pete/Gibbs (SP/G) and Seminole (SE) campuses. Every student that was recognized has integrated global activities into their SPC experience and has displayed leadership and academic … Continue reading CIP Congratulates SPC Globally Engaged Students!

It’s May! Join CIP for Graduation, Awards, And So Much More!

Awards

You don’t have to get on a plane to experience diverse cultures. They are all around us! Don’t wait and join us in upcoming international opportunities at SPC and awards recognition! The SPC Center for International Programs offers a variety of free events you can attend to enhance your global view. Here’s the list of … Continue reading It’s May! Join CIP for Graduation, Awards, And So Much More!

Join us for a FREE Collaborative Concert with Students in Rwanda!

Tribute Concert

On Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:00 p.m. at the Palladium of St. Petersburg College (SPC), the SPC Music Department will present a Tribute Concert to alum Lance Gaskill, and family’s, pioneering music education contributions in Kigali, Rwanda. The Tribute Concert will feature SPC’s Community Concert Band, Community Wind Symphony, members of the SPC Chorus, and … Continue reading Join us for a FREE Collaborative Concert with Students in Rwanda!

SPC Center for International Programs Encourages Global Engagement

Global Engagement

The SPC Center for International Programs (CIP) believes it is never too early to think about College and global engagement!  The month of April presented CIP with two incredible opportunities to discuss the many options for global engagement at SPC. The first opportunity was during an International Folk Festival at John Hopkins Middle School in … Continue reading SPC Center for International Programs Encourages Global Engagement

SPC International Students Visit NASA Headquarters

NASA

On April 12th of 2018 several international students had the opportunity to go to the Kennedy Space Center (NASA).  This NASA headquarters is in Cape Canaveral, approximately two and a half hours from Clearwater. “NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida has long served as America’s spaceport, hosting all of the federal government’s manned spaceflights since … Continue reading SPC International Students Visit NASA Headquarters

Following My Dreams And Going To Spain With SPC!

Spain

Hello everyone, my name is Jessica Bichsel, and I am studying abroad this summer in Spain to complete my foreign language requirements. I am a full time, second year, pre-bachelor student majoring in Psychology, as well as a mother and nurse.  When Prof. Albrecht introduced our Spanish 1 class to the opportunity to study abroad … Continue reading Following My Dreams And Going To Spain With SPC!

A Life Forever Changed. I Am Going To Spain With SPC!

Spain

SPC student, Keith Martin, is ready to leave for Spain with St. Petersburg College after receiving a study abroad scholarship: “Undeniably, the day one discovers their soulmate or hears the first cries of their newborn baby forever impacts their life’s journey. However, life changing events are not always grand ordeals planned out months in advance … Continue reading A Life Forever Changed. I Am Going To Spain With SPC!

SPC Scholarship And Hard Work Are Taking Me To New Zealand!

New Zealand

SPC student, Londa Edwards, shares her experience in receiving a study abroad scholarship for the SPC program to New Zealand: “I have always dreamed of studying abroad, but it always seemed unattainable to me. The college I attended before SPC offered a few trips per year, but they were overpriced, had extremely packed itineraries, and … Continue reading SPC Scholarship And Hard Work Are Taking Me To New Zealand!

Experience Diverse Cultures At SPC – Join CIP events!

diverse cultures

You don’t have to get on a plane to experience diverse cultures. They are all around us! Don’t wait and join us in the upcoming international opportunities at SPC! The SPC Center for International Programs offers a variety of free events you can attend to enhance your global view. Here’s the list of upcoming international … Continue reading Experience Diverse Cultures At SPC – Join CIP events!

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!