Tag Archives: International Events

2015 Global Citizen Festival – #GlobalGoals

Spread the word about the 2015 Global Citizen Festival, taking place on September 26th in New York City’s Central Park. The main object? Strengthening the movement to end poverty. Guiding this movement are Global Goals set by the UN General Assembly in New York (with world leaders from 193 countries): End extreme poverty by 2030 … Continue reading 2015 Global Citizen Festival – #GlobalGoals

Tarpon Springs International Programs is now in DE 442B!

The International Programs Tarpon Springs Campus office has moved to DE 442B. Come by and visit us at our Open House! When: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Time: 10am-4pm Also come and enjoy the Hispanic Heritage Celebration, hosted by the Latinos United Club and Student Life and Leadership. The event, from 12:30pm-1:45pm in the AG Courtyard, … Continue reading Tarpon Springs International Programs is now in DE 442B!

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!

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

SPC International Film Series – Henry and June – June 25, 2015!

Henry & June brings literary art to life and provides a deeper understanding of famed writers Henry Miller and Anaïs Nin in 1930s Paris. Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015 Doors Open: 5:30 PM Film Screening: 6:00 PM (Running time: 2:17) Location: Challenge of Modern Art Interactive Gallery, Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, Tarpon Springs Campus FREE … Continue reading SPC International Film Series – Henry and June – June 25, 2015!

Zoomination: The Lantern Festival at Lowry Park Zoo!

  This spring, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo hosts cultural event of the season, Zoomination, a dazzling exhibition of colossal lanterns sprawling over 26 acres. It’s an unforgettable journey through the ancient Chinese art of lantern sculpture. Date: From February 28-May 31, 2015 Event Time: Sun – Thur. 6-10 p.m. and Fri. & Sat. 6-11 p.m. … Continue reading Zoomination: The Lantern Festival at Lowry Park Zoo!

Congratulations to SPC Model United Nations Team – Top 13% Internationally!

With hard work and dedication in researching and practicing diplomatic behavior in simulations, SPC’s Model United Nations Team represented the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia this year at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) conference in New York. The team received the Distinguished Delegation Award for the second year in a row, putting SPC delegates … Continue reading Congratulations to SPC Model United Nations Team – Top 13% Internationally!

MIRA Showcase of World Music

Join SPC’s Music Industry/Recording Arts (MIRA) Ensemble’s upcoming showcase performance of original music as well as covers for an end of semester celebration. Featured performers include Rock Ensemble, R&B Ensemble, and La Lucha, with special guests and faculty members Pat Hernly and Austin Vickrey.  Event Information Date: Monday, April, 27 2015 Time: 7:00-9:00 P.M. Location: … Continue reading MIRA Showcase of World Music