Class of 2014 Celebrates December Commencement at SFSC
December 19, 2014 – 2:41 pm | No Comment

South Florida State College marked the end of 2014 with its first fall term Commencement, Dec. 18, in the SFSC Theatre for the Performing Arts on the Highlands Campus. SFSC faculty, staff, administrators, trustees, and …

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2014 President’s Award Recipients Honored for Service
December 17, 2014 – 3:43 pm | No Comment

Presidents Award WEBRecipients of the 2014 President’s Awards are (front row, from left) president emerita Dr. Norman Stephens Jr., Ellen Thornton, Priscilla Attart, Michele Hall, Betty Stephens, and SFSC president Dr. Thomas Leitzel; (second row, from left) Christian Negron, Norine Dowd, Susie Johnson, Kelly Nott, Dr. Lindsay Lynch, and Kenneth Lambert, chair, SFSC District Board of Trustees. Teresa Crawford was not present for the photo.

The 2014 President’s Awards were presented at the annual holiday luncheon on Dec. 17. The recipients were as follows:

  • Dr. Lindsay Lynch – Employee of the Year
  • Teresa Crawford – Outstanding Administrator
  • Christian Negron – Outstanding Professional Employee
  • Ellen Thornton – Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Member
  • Norine Dowd – Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Member
  • Kelly Nott- Outstanding Full-Time Career Service Employee
  • Priscilla Attart – Outstanding Part-Time Employee
  • Michele Hall – Panther Spirit
  • Betty Stephens – Outstanding Community Volunteer
  • Susie Johnson – Special Service Award
SFSC Foundation Holiday Luncheon Honors Donors
December 12, 2014 – 4:24 pm | No Comment
SFSC Foundation Holiday Luncheon Honors Donors

Over 160 guests filled the historic Hotel Jacaranda for the South Florida State College (SFSC) Foundation, Inc.’s annual Holiday Luncheon on Dec. 11.
During the luncheon, the Foundation recognizes businesses and individuals who make generous financial …

AFC Participates in Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army
December 12, 2014 – 2:25 pm | No Comment
AFC Participates in Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army

South Florida State College’s (SFSC) Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) members once again participated as bell ringers in front of the Winn-Dixie in Avon Park to raise money for the Highlands County Salvation Army.
 

2014 President’s Awards Nominees
December 9, 2014 – 5:02 pm | No Comment

The 2014 President’s Award nominations have been counted. This year, 90 SFSC employees and volunteers were nominated. Winners will be announced during the Holiday Luncheon on Wednesday, Dec. 17. This year’s nominations are as follows:

Elizabeth …

Cindy Rose’s Photography Exhibited in Everglades National Park
December 9, 2014 – 11:10 am | No Comment
Cindy Rose’s Photography Exhibited in Everglades National Park

A collection of photographs by Cindy Rose, personnel specialist, and her late husband, Rick, will be exhibited throughout January at the Everglades National Park in the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center Gallery. An opening reception …

Doctrow’s Artwork Chosen for Ambassador’s Residence in West Africa
December 4, 2014 – 5:34 pm | No Comment
Doctrow’s Artwork Chosen for Ambassador’s Residence in West Africa

The artwork of Mollie Doctrow, MOFAC curator, will soon be seen by people in the Republic of Niger in West Africa as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Art in Embassies (AIE) program.
Four of …

News From Human Resources
December 3, 2014 – 1:52 pm | No Comment
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Jessiman’s Artwork Featured at HCA’s Gallery of Fine Art
December 2, 2014 – 3:46 pm | No Comment
Jessiman’s Artwork Featured at HCA’s Gallery of Fine Art

The artwork of Pam Jessiman, career specialist, Career Development Center, SFSC, will be featured throughout December in the Heartland Cultural Alliance (HCA) Gallery of Fine Arts at the Sebring Regional Airport.
The “Mother and Daughter ‘Outside’” …

Culinary Arts Students Hold Annual Turducken Luncheon
November 13, 2014 – 4:41 pm | No Comment
Culinary Arts Students Hold Annual Turducken Luncheon

SFSC Culinary Arts students prepared the annual Turducken luncheon for employees. Kimberley dos Santos (left) and Michele DeVane

Susan Zelenenki (left) and Theresa Elders