Category: Student Stories

Information Technology student named Outstanding Online Student

William Wantling

When St. Petersburg College co-hosts the annual International Technology Council (ITC) eLearning Conference Feb. 19-22 at the Tradewinds Resort, ITC and SPC will present the 2017 Outstanding Online Student Award to College of Computer and Information Technology student William Wantling. Wantling began his online journey to a degree in Fall 2015, but before that, his … Continue reading Information Technology student named Outstanding Online Student

Exploratory Lab provides networking opportunity

Exploratory-Lab-Boot-Camp

James Farley was just one of two students who attended last year’s Tampa Bay Technology Forum Exploratory Lab Program, which was hosted by a team of educators from St. Petersburg College’s College of Computer & Information Technology, Valpak and Tech Data. From Farley’s standpoint, the purpose of the exploratory lab was to “help students who … Continue reading Exploratory Lab provides networking opportunity

SPC student earns NET+ certification

SPC’s technology degree and certificate programs prepare students to pass the NET+ certification exam and other IT industry certifications. Last spring, Terre Porter attended an open house at St. Petersburg College’s Seminole Campus with the intention of getting information on certificate programs. While there, he listened to a presentation by Dr. Sharon Setterlind, Dean of … Continue reading SPC student earns NET+ certification

HITT Grant Students Take Cisco Tour

Contributing writer Courtesy of Steve Marcenik, five HITT Grant students from Michael Gordon’s CCNA class, toured Cisco facilities Wednesday April 2, 2014. Marcenik, a St. Petersburg College(SPC) Computer & Information Technology advisory committee member, cleared his calendar for two hours to educate students, staff, and faculty about Cisco products and IT profession insights. The tour … Continue reading HITT Grant Students Take Cisco Tour

CCNA HITT Grant Students tour Tech Data

Recently CCNA students for the Tampa Bay High-Tech Technology Program (HITT) at St. Petersburg College (SPC) were given the opportunity to tour the Tech Data facility. With the help of College-wide Internship Coordinator Susan Biszewski-Eber, Career Outreach Specialist Rosaria Pipitone, set up a tour of the Tech Data facility. The Vice President of Tech Data … Continue reading CCNA HITT Grant Students tour Tech Data

St. Petersburg College Virtualization Summer Camp a Success

The Virtualization Summer Camp that was held at the EpiCenter campus from June 17th through June 22nd was a success. The camp was made possible due to a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant and was held in partnership with Florida State College of Jacksonville (FSCJ). The Summer Camp was one of three virtualization summer camps … Continue reading St. Petersburg College Virtualization Summer Camp a Success