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By The Numbers
May 30, 2008 – 1:54 pm | No Comment
By The Numbers

Some of you like numbers, but if you don’t, then read no further.  This is definitely for the number crunchers. 
On May 28, the SFCC Board of Trustees adopted an operating budget for FY 2009 which …

An Operating Budget for 2008-2009
May 29, 2008 – 11:39 am | No Comment
An Operating Budget for 2008-2009

Last night, the Board of Trustees approved our operating budget for the coming fiscal year which begins on July 1, 2008.  In my prefacing remarks to the board, I referred to the proposed budget as “tight” and …

Funding Prospects for FY2009 – Update
May 5, 2008 – 6:47 pm | No Comment
Funding Prospects for FY2009 – Update

On Friday night, the Florida Legislature closed its 2008 session – sine die. The economy of our state is not conducive to funding at the level we enjoyed the previous two years. This will be …

Career Academy at SFCC
May 1, 2008 – 7:32 am | No Comment
Career Academy at SFCC

For many years, Highlands County high school students have come to the SFCC Highlands Campus to enroll in technical education programs, earning dual enrollment credit for their college-level coursework.  These same students, averaging about 120 …