decorative image of COLAB.jpg , Business incubator, accelerator rebranded, renamed CO:LAB 2017-01-20 11:13:38

Business incubator, accelerator rebranded, renamed CO:LAB

CO:LAB – the new name of the Gulf Coast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship – has merged Collaboration, Community, Coworking and Coffee in order to help small business owners and upstarts succeed. The rebranding was announced during a press conference held Wednesday, Jan. 11, at CO:LAB housed in Pensacola State College’s Downtown Center. Kelly Reeser,… Continue Reading Business incubator, accelerator rebranded, renamed CO:LAB

decorative image of Frank-Warren-Headshot , PostSecret creator to share message at Pensacola State on Jan. 26 2017-01-20 11:09:34

PostSecret creator to share message at Pensacola State on Jan. 26

Is there a secret you need to get off your chest? Or do you want to admit how you really feel about an issue, incident or person? On Thursday, Jan. 26, Pensacola State will provide the opportunity to cleanse your spirit when the college hosts PostSecret creator Frank Warren from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Jean… Continue Reading PostSecret creator to share message at Pensacola State on Jan. 26

decorative image of Rick-Scott , Gov. Scott declares this week as Florida First Responder Appreciation Week 2017-01-20 11:06:43

Gov. Scott declares this week as Florida First Responder Appreciation Week

Gov. Rick Scott has declared this week, Jan. 9-13, as Florida First Responder Appreciation Week. “First responders play a critical role in keeping our communities safe, and all Floridians benefit greatly from the services they provide,” said Scott who is encouraging residents to take time to tell first responders and their families how much their… Continue Reading Gov. Scott declares this week as Florida First Responder Appreciation Week

decorative image of Lady-Pirates , Lady Pirates defeat Tallahassee Community College in Panhandle conference play 2017-01-20 11:02:53

Lady Pirates defeat Tallahassee Community College in Panhandle conference play

Preparation and attention to detail paid off in a big way Saturday, Jan. 7, when the Pensacola State Lady Pirates bested Tallahassee Community College 100-89. The Lady Pirates basketball team improved to 16-1 overall and 1-0 in Panhandle Conference play. Now ranked 15th, the Lady Pirates beat 11th ranked Tallahassee in the opening game of conference… Continue Reading Lady Pirates defeat Tallahassee Community College in Panhandle conference play

decorative image of Kaitlin-Santiago , Pensacola State student selected for Florida House Internship Program 2017-01-20 10:58:55

Pensacola State student selected for Florida House Internship Program

For the next two months, Pensacola State College student Kaitlin Santiago will rub shoulders with the movers and shakers in Washington, D.C. Santiago, 21, has been selected as a spring semester intern for the Florida House Internship Program. During the eight-week program, she will gain invaluable experience at Florida House, the only state embassy in… Continue Reading Pensacola State student selected for Florida House Internship Program

decorative image of 0106-finalist-2-1 , PSC is finalist for national Bellwether Award 2017-01-20 10:55:42

PSC is finalist for national Bellwether Award

A national panel of experts has selected Pensacola State College’s virtual tutoring program as one of 10 finalists for the 2017 Bellwether Award in the Instructional Programs and Services category. An initial pool of about 2,500 applications was narrowed to about 200 applications for each of three categories when choosing the finalists. Besides the Instructional… Continue Reading PSC is finalist for national Bellwether Award

decorative image of IMG_1612 , Kids' College Wins Best of the Coast 2016 Award 2017-01-20 10:48:46

Kids’ College Wins Best of the Coast 2016 Award

Pensacola State College’s 26th Annual Kid’s College recently was named the Best Summer Camp in the Best of the Coast 2016 competition, sponsored by Independent News Weekly. Running from June 6 through Aug. 5, Kids’ College offered several new courses with cutting-edge fun. Campers ages 6-12 were introduced to coding in “Minecraft Modders” and created… Continue Reading Kids’ College Wins Best of the Coast 2016 Award

decorative image of pancake-robot2.jpg , Pensacola State College instructor,  students invent Pancake Robot 2017-01-20 10:46:22

Pensacola State College instructor, students invent Pancake Robot

Perfect pancakes are as easy as 1-2-3 when you use Pensacola State College’s Pancake Robot. Students in Wilson Rook’s robotics-mechanics and controls course recently outfitted an industrial robotic arm with two prosthetics that pour and flip pancakes. On Nov. 28, the students tried out the apparatus and were treated to a dinner of golden pancakes… Continue Reading Pensacola State College instructor, students invent Pancake Robot