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With Retirement Ahead, Dr. Stephens Reflects on Legacy
June 20, 2013 – 4:57 pm | No Comment
With Retirement Ahead, Dr. Stephens Reflects on Legacy

            After 11 years as South Florida State College’s president and 45 years as an educator and college administrator, Dr. Norman L. Stephens Jr. retires on June 30, with a career to look back upon …

Taylor Upchurch Named Academic All-American by the NJCAA
June 20, 2013 – 2:32 pm | No Comment
Taylor Upchurch Named Academic All-American by the NJCAA

South Florida State College student athletes continue to set records for their work inside the classroom. Panther softball player Taylor Upchurch was named an Academic All-American by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).
“We are …

Dr. Stephens Receives the FAC&U 2013 Distinguished Service Award
June 18, 2013 – 11:42 am | No Comment
Dr. Stephens Receives the FAC&U 2013 Distinguished Service Award

South Florida State College President Dr. Norm Stephens Jr. recently received the 2013 Distinguished Service Award from the Florida Association of Colleges and Universities (FAC&U). The award presentation took place at the association’s annual meeting …

Norm Church Retires After 29 Years With SFSC
June 17, 2013 – 2:09 pm | No Comment
Norm Church Retires After 29 Years With SFSC

After 29 years of service to South Florida State College, Norman Church, professor of building maintenance, retires June 18. Church has been employed as a part-time faculty member for three years and as a full-time …

Norm’s Retirement Party
June 13, 2013 – 4:56 pm | No Comment
Norm’s Retirement Party

Students and employees celebrated during Norm’s Retirement Picnic on June 12 on the College’s Highlands Campus. The picnic was held in honor of Dr. Stephens, who retires from the college on June 30. The celebration …

Jazz Band Emanon Performs For Dr. Norman L. Stephens Jr. Endowment
June 12, 2013 – 5:08 pm | No Comment
Jazz Band Emanon Performs For Dr. Norman L. Stephens Jr. Endowment

Over 150 people gathered to hear jazz band, Emanon, along with special guest Terry Myers, perform a benefit concert in the South Florida State College University Center Auditorium on June 8.
Approximately $1,905 dollars was raised …

Class of ‘63 Celebrates Their 50 Year Reunion at SFSC’s Lake Placid Center
June 12, 2013 – 4:18 pm | No Comment
Class of ‘63 Celebrates Their 50 Year Reunion at SFSC’s Lake Placid Center

The Lake Placid High School class of 1963 recently gathered at South Florida State College’s (SFSC) Lake Placid Center to celebrate their 50th year reunion.
Out of the graduating class of 27 students, 23 attended the …

Harlem Shake Camp Adventure Style For Norm’s Retirement Picnic
June 12, 2013 – 3:56 pm | No Comment

South Florida State College’s Camp Adventure student’s surprised Dr. Norm Stephens by dancing to the Harlem Shake at Norm’s Retirement Picnic on June 12 at Panther Cove Park, Highlands Campus.