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Christine Greenwald Selected as Endowed Teaching Chair
April 30, 2010 – 4:54 pm | No Comment
Christine Greenwald Selected as Endowed Teaching Chair

 
Christine Greenwald, nursing professor, was recently selected as the recipient of the 2011-2012 Endowed Teaching Chair in Nursing at South Florida Community College. The teaching chair was established and funded by the Highlands County Health …

SFCC Foundation 26th Annual Spring Gala
April 30, 2010 – 3:07 pm | No Comment
SFCC Foundation 26th Annual Spring Gala

The SFCC Foundation, Inc. held its 26th annual Spring Gala on April 24 at the Hotel Jacaranda. Each year, the SFCC Foundation conducts its annual meeting during the banquet and raises money for student scholarships. …

Habitat Dedicates Student-Designed Home
April 30, 2010 – 12:19 pm | No Comment
Habitat Dedicates Student-Designed Home

Highlands County Habitat for Humanity dedicated its newest home Monday evening at 2707 Dixon Road in Avon Park. South Florida Community College students from instructor Tanna Markel’s architectural design class assisted with designing the three-bedroom, …

SFCC Honors its Athletic Teams for Hard Work On and Off the Field
April 29, 2010 – 4:32 pm | No Comment
SFCC Honors its Athletic Teams for Hard Work On and Off the Field

“We have a special group of athletes this year,” said Dr. Norm Stephens, president, South Florida Community College. “They are involved in their classes and student activities, the Student Government Association (SGA), some are in …

Art Students Create New Sculpture
April 29, 2010 – 1:19 pm | No Comment
Art Students Create New Sculpture

The 3D Design class at SFCC recently completed its class sculpture titled “Reach.”  “The sculpture is a hand raising out of the ground and reaching out to the world in a friendly gesture,” said Dayna …

Joanne Foote Receives Masters Degree
April 26, 2010 – 3:04 pm | No Comment

Joanne Foote, SFCC Nursing professor, recently earned her Master of Science degree in nursing from the University of South Florida.
“Mrs. Foote’s advanced degree will benefit not only the nursing department’s educational team, but will provide …

FACC Spring Barbecue
April 23, 2010 – 2:48 pm | No Comment
FACC Spring Barbecue

Cathy Lewis, Gaylin Thomas, and Wanita Bates were just three of the many volunteers that  helped SFCC’s FACC chapter host a spring barbecue April 22. SFCC employees enjoyed ribs bought and prepared by Ryan Capone, …

Annual Cardboard Chair Competition
April 23, 2010 – 8:53 am | No Comment
Annual Cardboard Chair Competition

South Florida Community College’s Drafting and Technical Drawing class competed in its annual cardboard chair competition April 22. The chairs had to be made only out of cardboard, lightweight and easy to move, had to …