Saint Petersburg College Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. City hires Irby to curb youth violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Shortly after a spate of gun violence left seven young men dead in the final weeks of 2015, Mayor Rick Kriseman promised $1 million to address the problem. The first glimpse of that promise emerged this week as Kenny Irby, a longtime faculty member at the Poynter Institute, was hired as the city's community intervention director, a newly created post.

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  2. Mystery alien 'Wow!' signal solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    A SCIENTIST claims to have decrypted the famous signal from outer space that has fuelled the hopes of alien hunters for 40 years. A NEW Yorker has found unexpected fame after transport bosses in London named a railway line after her.

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  3. Updates from the FALSC Interim Executive DirectorRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    FLVC is continuing to work on standing up the new Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative , a process that will continue through discussions with the Members Council on Library Services , FLVC/FALSC leadership, and the Executive Advisory Council . Strategic planning for FALSC is underway, and the organization will begin the search for a permanent Executive Director soon.

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  4. Get A New Career In Essex County: Supply Chain Manager Training Comes To Local CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Patch.com

    Essex County College recently announced that it will be offering condensed courses - some as short as six weeks - that train students for careers as supply chain management logisticians. "The Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics states that supply chain management positions will grow by 22 percent through 2022," Essex County College administrators stated in a news release on Thursday.

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  5. Help available for Financial Aid pitfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | ABC Action News

    There are millions of dollars in Federal grants available, but you have to know the steps to get that college money. "The first time I did it, it was confusing to me.

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  6. Incumbent, former city employee vying for Pinellas Park mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Keith V. Sabiel, who worked in public works for 40 years, is running against Bradbury to shake what he feels is a status quo problem that has led to elected officials looking out for themselves rather than their constituents. But Bradbury, who served as a council member for 10 years before becoming mayor in 2012, is pointing to her experience and track record as reasons for her to continue leading the city.

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  7. Pinellas school news: Time running out for FAFSA help, busy week at USFSP, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The last of three events aimed at helping parents and students complete their federal college financial aid forms will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the St. Petersburg College EpiCenter, 13805 58th St. N, Clearwater. Participants will receive help with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as FAFSA, which is required for students who need financial aid for college.

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  8. SPC's MIRA program brings in some big names to discuss 'Recording Studio Etiquette'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    St. Petersburg College has proven itself ahead of the pack with its Music Industry Recording Arts with an abundance of educational opportunities and chances to get added learning outside the traditional classroom domain with ongoing programs like its Professional Development Series for Artists ... (more)

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  9. Leepa-Rattner hosts new exhibitions through May 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The public will have an opportunity to get a sneak peek at two new exhibitions during an opening reception on Saturday, Feb. 20, 7 to 9 p.m., at the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, on the Tarpon Springs Campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. LRMA will introduce two exhibitions, including 'Vernacular Art from the Gadsden Arts Center' and 'Florida Inspired 2016.'

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  10. Tampa Bay Symphony announces winter concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Grigorios Zamparas joins the Tampa Bay Symphony for its winter concerts Feb. 21-28 at select Tampa Bay area venues. The winter concerts of the Tampa Bay Symphony, under Mark Sforzini, music director and conductor, will be presented Sunday, Feb. 21, 4 p.m., in the Arts Auditorium, St. Petersburg College Clearwater campus, 2465 Drew St., Clearwater; Tuesday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m., at the Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg; and Sunday, Feb. 28, 4 p.m., in Ferguson Hall at the Straz Center, Tampa.

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  11. SPC in top 3 for student voter registrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    St. Petersburg College finished among the top three colleges in the nation in 2015 for student voter registrations among 140 colleges and universities participating in a nationwide democracy project known as TurboVote. SPC, with 1,313 newly registered student voters, finished behind University of Virginia, with 1,718 new student registrations, and California Polytechnic State University, with 1,700.

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  12. Comprehensive Introduction to U.S. Immigration Law now on AMAZON.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | PR Log

    Immigration Attorney Steven A. Culbreath has recently published his debut book "Comprehensive Introduction to U.S. Immigration Law " on AMAZON.com for readers to download on the Kindle platform. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.

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  13. Pinellas school news: District ranks high for school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Pinellas County school system ranked seventh in a survey of 100 mostly large districts when it comes to offering school choice to families. The rankings, developed by the Brookings Institution, were based on 13 categories, including alternatives to traditional public schools, fairness in offering choices and assigning students, and availability of choice information online.

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  14. College notebook: SPC encourages student votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Voters casting ballots in the 2000 Vermont presidential primary. In 2015, St. Petersburg College was one of top colleges in the nation when it came to registering student voters.

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  15. Patricia Marie Andersen Honored for Excellence in Funeral ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    Patricia Marie Andersen, retired Funeral Director for the National Cremation Society & Funeral Home, has been recognized by Cambridge Who's Who for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in funeral services. Throughout her 17 years with the National Cremation Society & Funeral Home, Ms.

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  16. Sandy Hartmann named Ms. Seminole 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A number of former Mr. and Ms. Seminoles attended the annual awards ceremony Feb. 6. Seated, from left: Dr. Ed Lurie, Merrilee Foerster, Dr. Stephen Nickse, Sandy Hartmann, Gene Mohney and Eva Jones.

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  17. PSTA bus hub no more, Williams Park braces for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    For Gladys Russell and her husband, Albert, waiting at Williams Park to catch a bus to her mother's nursing home is an almost daily ritual. But change is coming Sunday, when a new system will route buses away from the park.

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  18. wawa convenience storeRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | CSP

    Many older sites still feature the Wawa logo from the era in which they were built. "That's out of date compared to what we're doing with the new stores," says Michelle Walsh, director of retail implementation.

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  19. Seminole rolling out digital arts lab thanks to donation from city officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Mark Ely's office looks less like that of a city official and more like a Best Buy these days, but he's not complaining. The tablets, Mac computers and binders full of software licenses Ely spent about $75,000 of his own money on will soon make up a digital arts recreation center in the city he's worked for the last 10 years as the community development director.

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  20. Pinellas school news: Acceptance period for special programs ends WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 10, for Pinellas County families to accept an invitation to a magnet program, fundamental school or high school career academy. Families need to log into the district's Student Reservation System, the same website they used when applying for programs last month.

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