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Dr. McLeod Gives Presentation at New Teacher Orientation
August 6, 2014 – 3:48 pm | No Comment
Dr. McLeod Gives Presentation at New Teacher Orientation

Dr. Michael McLeod, dean of academic support at South Florida State College, gave a presentation to over 125 new teachers at the Highlands County School Board New Teacher Orientation at Sebring Middle School on August 6. …

SFSC Participates in United Way Day of Caring
May 21, 2014 – 4:44 pm | No Comment
SFSC Participates in United Way Day of Caring

On May 21, 11 South Florida State College employees volunteered to clean and paint at the Highlands Art League in Sebring as part of United Way of Central Florida’s annual Day of Caring. Helping with …

Shepherd’s Field Project Offers Special-Needs Students College Experience
May 20, 2014 – 3:53 pm | No Comment
Shepherd’s Field Project Offers Special-Needs Students College Experience

Since launching the Shepherd’s Field Agricultural Postsecondary Pilot Project in August 2013, eight special needs students have successfully completed the Landscape and Horticulture Professional College Credit Certificate program and are now working toward earning the …

Foundation Holds 30th Annual Spring Gala and Auction
April 30, 2014 – 2:31 pm | No Comment
Foundation Holds 30th Annual Spring Gala and Auction

The South Florida State College Foundation, Inc. held its 30th Annual Meeting and President’s Gala April 26 at the Hotel Jacaranda. The event drew approximately 160 guests to honor outstanding individuals and raise funds for …

Passion for Global Health Drives SFSC Alumnus
April 25, 2014 – 4:12 pm | No Comment
Passion for Global Health Drives SFSC Alumnus

Ever since he can remember, former South Florida State College (SFSC) student Bobby Palmer has wanted to be a doctor. As a fourth-year medical student at the University of Central Florida’s (UCF) College of Medicine, …

SFSC Receives Appreciation Awards From United Way
April 11, 2014 – 2:14 pm | No Comment

The United Way of Central Florida’s (UWCF) Highlands County division recently celebrated the contributions of their donors and volunteers for the 2013 fundraising campaign at their Annual Meeting on April 4.
South Florida State College (SFSC) …

SFSC Celebrates National Poetry Month
April 11, 2014 – 10:37 am | No Comment

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the South Florida State College (SFSC) Library and South Florida State College Foundation, Inc. will host a week of events to engage students, staff, faculty, and community members in …

AFC Holds Canned Food Drive
April 3, 2014 – 3:05 pm | No Comment
AFC Holds Canned Food Drive

The South Florida State College chapter of AFC held a spring food drive and collected over 100 food items for Feeding America Tampa Bay and a local food bank that serves DeSoto County. The food …