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Community College Week Has Record Turnout

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Opening-CeremonyDr. Norm Stephens, South Florida Community College president, Pete the Panther, and SFCC Student Government President Chelsea Landsberg kick off Community College Week during the opening ceremonies with the torch lighting. Community College Week is an annual event at SFCC, where teams of SFCC students and employees compete in activities and demonstrate their SFCC pride. A record 18 teams participated in this year’s Community College Week, held March 15-18, at the SFCC Highlands Campus.

 

Giant-Trike-RacesTeams Stacked (left) and The Underdogz (right) go head-to-head in the giant trike race around the SFCC Highlands campus.

 

JoustingThe Underdogz (left) and White & Nerdy (right) face-off to be the last player standing in the gladiator joust.

 

Shark-RodeoHolnise Dorelus of the Haitian Sensations team holds on with one hand as she attempts to clock in the longest time on the mechanical shark.

 

Pony-Races(From left) The HC Panthers, Red Writers, SFPD, and The Technomaniacs line-up for the pony races.

 

Rock-WallIn one of the most popular events of Community College Week, rock wall climbing, teams try to race to the top of the giant rock wall in the fastest time.

 

Fernando-IslasSFCC Student Services Advisor and HC Panther Fernando Islas gets a pie in the face during the Community College Week closing ceremony.

 

WinnersCommunity College Week champions were the Bloody Warriors (red) in first place, ECO (green) in second place, and B.A.L. (yellow) in third place.

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