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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 …

SFSC Alumna Finds Passion for Helping Students Through Her Non-Profit
March 28, 2014 – 8:57 am | No Comment
SFSC Alumna Finds Passion for Helping Students Through Her Non-Profit

At just 31 years old, South Florida State College (SFSC) graduate and lifelong DeSoto County resident Ashley Coone is the executive director of the DeSoto County Chamber of Commerce, bringing a fresh perspective to the …

Excellence
February 28, 2014 – 3:50 pm | No Comment
Excellence

It is the essence of what we do (or should do) every day.  It shows in many ways.  Excellence is one of South Florida State College’s seven core values, the key guiding principles that define …

From High School Dropout to Top of the Fire Department Ladder
February 28, 2014 – 11:00 am | No Comment
From High School Dropout to Top of the Fire Department Ladder

When Larry Taylor dropped out of school in the 12th grade, he never imagined where life would take him but he found his way to South Florida State College (SFSC). His education at the college …

AFC Raises Funds for the Center for Great Apes
February 20, 2014 – 1:49 pm | No Comment
AFC Raises Funds for the Center for Great Apes

South Florida State College’s (SFSC) chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) presented a $162.50 check on Wednesday, Feb. 19, to the Center for Great Apes (CGA) to help offset costs for the non-profit …

Employees Participate in the Heartland Regional Science and Engineering Fair
February 19, 2014 – 11:53 am | No Comment
Employees Participate in the Heartland Regional Science and Engineering Fair

South Florida State College recently hosted the Heartland Regional Science and Engineering Fair (HRSEF) on Feb. 19, where approximately 300 high school and middle school students showcased their knowledge in various areas of science.
Helping …