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AFC Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and Donates!
August 27, 2014 – 10:18 am | No Comment
AFC Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and Donates!

South Florida State College’s chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) recently accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge as nominated by Hick’s Oil in Avon Park, Fla.
Before getting soaked, Melanie Jackson, professional development officer …

Trustees Honor Retiring Dean
May 29, 2014 – 4:02 pm | No Comment
Trustees Honor Retiring Dean

On behalf of the South Florida State College District Board of Trustees (D.B.O.T.), SFSC President Dr. Thomas Leitzel (left) presented Doug Andrews (middle) with a special framed photo of the college seal and a certificate …

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 …

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) …

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 …