Black Minds Matter to offer a series of educational workshops

Black Minds Matter will be hosting a series of workshops throughout the rest of the semester. This organization seeks to make the connection between the Black Lives Matter movement and the way that Black minds are engaged in the classroom. Dr. Luke Wood from San Diego State University will be on hand to lead the … Continue reading Black Minds Matter to offer a series of educational workshops

SPC History Professor Publishes Journal Article in Civil War History

Professor Angela M. Zombek has just published a new article in Civil War History. This prestigious Kent State University publication offers academics the opportunity to publish peer-reviewed articles on the history of the US Civil War. Her article, entitled Paternalism and Imprisonment at Castle Thunder: Reinforcing Gender Norms in the Confederate Capital, deploys gender analysis to explore how Confederate … Continue reading SPC History Professor Publishes Journal Article in Civil War History

Service Learning in Belize

Students who participated in the study abroad to Belize and Guatemala in July 2017 had the opportunity to engage in two service learning projects while in country.  The first site was to the Welcome Resource Center in Belize City.  This is a homeless facility that provides access to mental health services, laundry facilities, meals, and … Continue reading Service Learning in Belize

SPC, USF Partner for Internship Program

Internship

St. Petersburg College (SPC) Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Human Services at Downtown and Midtown formally established a research internship program with the University of South Florida (USF) Rothman Center for Pediatric Neuropsychiatry this past spring 2017 semester. SPC-USF Research Internship Program Coordinator Dr. Adriana Uruena-Agnes, a faculty member at the Downtown and … Continue reading SPC, USF Partner for Internship Program

SPC MUN Team Soars High in New York

SPC MUN Team

St. Petersburg College’s Model United Nations team received the Distinguished Delegation Award at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) Conference held on April 9 – 13 in New York. The SPC MUN team represented the Plurinational State of Bolivia. College students from around the globe attend NMUN conferences. In an effort to help solve regional and global … Continue reading SPC MUN Team Soars High in New York