Social & Behavioral Studies Department Participates in Groundbreaking Study






During the early part of March SPC successfully administered the HEIghten Civic Competency & Engagement and the Intercultural Competency & Diversity assessments from Educational Testing Services (ETS). This is the same national organization that administers the SAT college-entrance exams. They have developed the ETS HEIghten Initiative as a way to track and assess civic engagement and intercultural … Continue reading Social & Behavioral Studies Department Participates in Groundbreaking Study

SPC’s Model United Nations Team: A Diverse Delegation #SPCInspires






St. Petersburg College’s Model United Nations team was honored as an Outstanding Delegation at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) conference in New York. Outstanding Delegation is the highest award given at the New York conference, which hosted more than 3,000 delegates this year, and puts SPC’s Model UN team in the top 10 percent … Continue reading SPC’s Model United Nations Team: A Diverse Delegation #SPCInspires

SPC Model United Nations students receive honors at conferences

Model United Nations






Model UN students from St. Petersburg College received honors at the Florida Model United Nations Conference in Gainesville and the National Model United Nations Conference in Czech Republic. Florida Model United Nations – Gainesville A team of 11 students competed in the Florida Model UN simulation held Oct. 16-17 at Santa Fe College in Gainesville. … Continue reading SPC Model United Nations students receive honors at conferences

Middle school students participate in Global Classrooms






Eager delegates of the General Assembly participate in a vote at the third annual Global Classrooms/Model United Nations Conference. More than 350 Pinellas County middle school students and 30 volunteers attended the third annual Global Classrooms/Model United Nations Conference on the Clearwater Campus on May 29. The event was hosted by SPC’s Social and Behavioral … Continue reading Middle school students participate in Global Classrooms

Certification Now Available for Community Health Workers






Certification is now available for Community Health Workers (CHWs). CHWs have now been recognized as a critical part of the health care system. They’re lay members of communities who work in association with the local health care system in both urban and rural environments and usually share ethnicity, language, socioeconomic status and life experiences with … Continue reading Certification Now Available for Community Health Workers

SPC Offers Study Abroad in South Africa






The primary goal of this program is to examine human rights from social science perspectives in order to develop an insight and understanding of how human rights, human rights practices and human rights institutions are socially created and recreated by human beings. This four-week program will take place at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in … Continue reading SPC Offers Study Abroad in South Africa