Category: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Student overcomes addiction, pursues Human Services degree

Two men and three women sit on a stage and participate in a panel discussion.

Not everyone has a clearly defined or easy path to success. For current St. Petersburg College student Ken Hilliard, that road involved working as a private chef, running his own restaurant, and struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. After receiving treatment and relocating to Florida, Ken decided to pursue an AS degree in Human Services … Continue reading Student overcomes addiction, pursues Human Services degree

Model UN Team Takes Second Victory in Back-to-Back Weeks

St. Petersburg College’s Model UN team traveled to Washington, DC from November 7 to November 11 to compete at the 2019 National Model UN DC conference. The team won the Outstanding Delegation award, which is the highest team award at the conference. To receive this award, a team must place in the top 3 percent. … Continue reading Model UN Team Takes Second Victory in Back-to-Back Weeks

Model United Nations Team Receives Prestigious Award in Atlanta, GA.

Model United Nations team receives award in Atlanta, GA. St. Petersburg College’s Model United Nations team received the Distinguished Delegation Award at the Southern Regional Model United Nations (SRMUN) Conference held on November 15-17 in Atlanta, GA. Distinguished Delegation is the received by delegations that place in the top 10%. Cooper Hochstetler and Kingsley Coleman also … Continue reading Model United Nations Team Receives Prestigious Award in Atlanta, GA.

Social & Behavioral Sciences Career Summit

The Social & Behavioral Sciences and Human Services Department will be hosting a Career Summit on Tuesday, October 9th from 530 to 830 PM. The event will be held in the Gibbs Campus, SS Lobby.  Pizza will be provided!! This is a great opportunity for students to meet local employers and participate in career workshops. … Continue reading Social & Behavioral Sciences Career Summit

CNN Commentator Bakari Sellers will be coming to SPC for 2 Civic Forums

CNN Commentator Bakari Sellers will be coming to SPC for Social and Behavioral Sciences Week. He will be participating in 2 forums! His talks will be titled Making Democracy Work- The State of Our Politics. Bakari Sellers represented the 90th district of the lower house of the South Carolina state legislature from 2006 to 2014. … Continue reading CNN Commentator Bakari Sellers will be coming to SPC for 2 Civic Forums

April Community Engagement Events for Social & Behavioral Sciences

The Social & Behavioral Sciences & Human Services Department is proud to conclude the Spring 2018 semester with a variety of community engagement events.  A timely forum & film on sexual harassment titled You Are The One starts things off on Thursday, April 19. The film will be shown at the Seminole Campus (UP303) at … Continue reading April Community Engagement Events for Social & Behavioral Sciences