SPC student finalists from around the college debated immigration issues during the fourth annual Great Debate held at SPC’s Seminole Campus. The winners at the November event were Tracy Pham from the Seminole Campus in first place, Destiny Rodriguez from Downtown/Midtown in second place, and Madison Reslink from Clearwater in third.
Considering a public service career? Mark your calendar for June 19-22, for St. Petersburg College’s Career and Academic Community Fair.
“Dr. Law was one of the main founders and an instrumental supporter of our program,” said Public Policy Program Instructor-in-Charge Jeff Kronschnabl. “We appreciate his enthusiasm and just wanted to say thank you for all he’s done for our program and our students.”
Growing up in Timbuktu When St. Petersburg College International Student Sane Haidara was an 11-year-old boy growing up in Timbuktu, Mali, he liked to hang out around the hotels in what was then a tourist destination. He enjoyed practicing his English and talking to the visitors from faraway places. In 2001, he met Floridians Tony … Continue reading International student hopes to better his community
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from David Brooks – one of today’s savviest analysts of politics and foreign affairs! All students, faculty and friends are invited to join the SPC Foundation on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 7-9 p.m. at the Palladium Theater for its Second Annual Distinguished Speaker Event featuring New York Times op-ed … Continue reading Widely Acclaimed Political and Social Analyst David Brooks comes to SPC
Public Policy grad Mecca Bellmore Serfustini wrapped up the first year of SPC’s partnership with the City of Seminole by scoring her dream job. When Seminole City Manager Frank Edmunds was getting ready to retire last year, Public Policy and Administration’s Professor in Charge Jeff Kronschnabl wanted to know how St. Petersburg College could honor … Continue reading Dream Catcher: SPC Public Policy grad lands dream job #SPCInspires
St. Petersburg College’s Public Policy and Administration student Sane Haidara came to the United States from Timbuktu, Mali with an ambitious goal: improve human rights, including equal rights for men and women, educational opportunities, sanitation, health, and reduce malnutrition in his homeland. Growing up in this West African nation, Sane has witnessed first-hand starvation, lack … Continue reading Public Policy student’s mission
More than 100 students, faculty, staff and family members attended the 2015 Great Debate, sponsored by the Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions. Iliana Yanes from the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus was the winner and took home prizes worth $1,000. Competitors in this final round of the competition were first- and second-place winners of preliminary rounds held at the five participating St. Petersburg College … Continue reading St. Pete/Gibbs student wins 2015 Great Debate competition
This December, we will celebrate an historical occasion – SPC’s 150,000th graduate. What does an SPC graduate look like? Check out our graduates’ stories and be prepared to be inspired. Help us spread the word and share your own story today on social media by adding the hashtag #WeAreSPC to your posts and tweets on … Continue reading Public Policy grads featured in SPC’s 150,000th graduate celebration #WeAreSPC
Which St. Petersburg College student will be crowned The Greatest Debater of 2015? Mark your calendars for the SPC Great Debate Finals to find out! Join the college on Nov. 18 as ten student finalists, selected from preliminary competitions held around the college in October, compete in the Great Debate Finals at the Seminole Campus Digitorium … Continue reading SPC Great Debate Finals set for Nov. 18