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SFSC Instructors Recognized on Awards Day
April 17, 2014 – 3:40 pm | No Comment
SFSC Instructors Recognized on Awards Day

South Florida State College instructors were honored during the college’s recent annual Awards Day ceremony in the SFSC University Center, Highlands Campus.  Each year, students and faculty are honored for exhibiting exemplary quality that goes …

Nearly 240 Run in 2014 Panther 5K
March 4, 2014 – 9:07 am | No Comment
Nearly 240 Run in 2014 Panther 5K

2014 SFSC PANTHER 5k PHOTO GALLERY
South Florida State College’s fifth annual Panther 5K Run/Walk was the largest in its history, with 239 runners and walkers of all ages officially taking part in Saturday’s race at …

Panther Baseball, Softball in Full Swing
February 17, 2014 – 11:40 am | No Comment
Panther Baseball, Softball in Full Swing

Bill Jarrett opened the Panther baseball game on Saturday by throwing the first pitch to Panther catcher Jorge Flores. The Panthers went on to split a doubleheader with the 10th ranked Santa Fe College Saints, …

Festival Finds Art in Peace River’s Simple Life
February 10, 2014 – 12:01 pm | No Comment
Festival Finds Art in Peace River’s Simple Life

The annual Rio de la Paz Festival and Art of the River exhibition returned to the SFSC DeSoto Campus on Saturday, Feb. 8. Organized by the DeSoto Arts and Humanities Council, the festival highlighted the …

2013 President’s Award Recipients Honored for Service
December 19, 2013 – 4:28 pm | No Comment
2013 President’s Award Recipients Honored for Service

Recipients of the 2013 President’s Awards are (front row, from left) Lori Schumard, Abigail Nelson, Lena Phelps, and Cliff Perkall; (second row, from left) Angie Noonon, Dr. Lisa McConnell, Dr. Kimberly Batty-Herbert, and Dr. Christopher …

SFSC Ranks 50th Best College in the Nation
August 30, 2013 – 4:17 pm | No Comment
SFSC Ranks 50th Best College in the Nation

Washington Monthly magazine recently ranked South Florida State College (SFSC) 50th among 700 community colleges in the United States. Four other Florida College System (FCS) institutions made the list: North Florida Community College, ranked #2; …

Dr. Leitzel Encourages Faculty to ‘Trip the Light’ for Their Students
August 20, 2013 – 10:56 am | No Comment
Dr. Leitzel Encourages Faculty to ‘Trip the Light’ for Their Students

View the Convocation Photo Gallery
Making his first address to an audience of SFSC employees assembled for convocation, new SFSC president Dr. Tom Leitzel explained his philosophy for the operation and growth of the college.
Using a …

Dredging to Restore Lagoon
August 13, 2013 – 2:34 pm | No Comment
Dredging to Restore Lagoon

Beginning in late September, two parking areas on the Highlands Campus will be closed for at least a month while a dredging project cleans the Panther Cove Park lagoon. The inconvenience will pay off by …