SPC Fire Academy participates in Tampa stair climb

Fire Academy at the Tampa Stair Climb






Recruits from St. Petersburg College’s Fire Academy Class #49 participated in the American Lung Association’s stair climb, held March 11 at the Bank of America Plaza in Tampa. The Fight for Air Climb is a way for firefighters and the community to raise funds to support the American Lung Association, which has positively impacted those affected by lung disease. The … Continue reading SPC Fire Academy participates in Tampa stair climb

Ethics students visit the Florida Holocaust Museum on Veterans Day






by Ethics Department Assistant Professor Joann Vaughan This past Veterans Day, I and my students from the Seminole campus and online classes of St. Petersburg College visited the Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersburg. The visit was sponsored by the St. Petersburg College Applied Ethics Department. When we arrived, we were given the opportunity to … Continue reading Ethics students visit the Florida Holocaust Museum on Veterans Day

Fall Ethics Forum -student reaction by Danielle Zeiro






Dr. Tan’s Story I attended Dr. Tan’s forum on October 19, 2016. I listened to him tell his story, and I left Clearwater with a new perspective on life. Dr. Tan grew up in poverty in China where he didn’t even have shoes to wear to school. His mother was alcoholic and abusive, and he … Continue reading Fall Ethics Forum -student reaction by Danielle Zeiro

SPC Allstate Hosted 3rd Annual Haunted Halloween House






4 Haunted Rooms, 350+ Guests, and Safe Trick-or-Treating are just a few highlights that took place during this year’s Annual Spooky Haunted Open House. As usual, we kicked off our Haunted Halloween festivities here at SPC Allstate with the Door Decorating Contest. We welcomed each department to join in on the fun this year with … Continue reading SPC Allstate Hosted 3rd Annual Haunted Halloween House

Ethics fall scholarships awarded






By Dr. Laurie King, Professor of Applied Ethics Every fall and spring semester, the Applied Ethics Institute awards scholarships to students enrolled in our PHI 1600 Applied Ethics course. We have been awarding these scholarships for years, giving out $1000.00 divided between five different students each semester. We also try to make sure students from … Continue reading Ethics fall scholarships awarded

Weekend College comes back to the SPC Allstate Campus






It’s back! Weekend College will be available at the SPC Allstate Campus for the second time this upcoming spring 2017 semester. We want to provide flexibility and minimal impact onto your workflow by giving you total control when creating your schedule. With the Weekend College Program, you are now able to take courses on Saturdays so … Continue reading Weekend College comes back to the SPC Allstate Campus