decorative image of Xiaolun-Chen-Copy ,   2018-06-05 10:45:40

PSC’s Xiaolun Chen to be honored by Choral Society of Pensacola

One of Pensacola State’s own ─ Xiaolun Chen – is being honored this month by the Choral Society of Pensacola. Since arriving in the Sunshine State in 1998, Chen has interwoven himself into the community. This year marks his 20th year as the Choral Society’s artistic director. Continue Reading PSC’s Xiaolun Chen to be honored by Choral Society of Pensacola

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Pensacola State College kicks off Kids’ College 2018

Are your kids already bored stiff this summer? Pensacola State College has something other than an app for that. Kids’ College 2018 started May 29 and will continue through Aug. 10 on the Pensacola campus. Offering courses in everything from swimming and art to video game designing, Kids’ College is the perfect way for your kids to have a fun but productive summer break. Continue Reading Pensacola State College kicks off Kids’ College 2018

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Pensacola State to hold 2nd Campus Safety Month in March

Do you know how to defend yourself if attacked? What about how to respond during an Active Shooter situation? Or can you protect your personal information from online hackers?

In March, Pensacola State College will hold its second Campus Safety Month with speakers, workshops, seminars and sessions to address these public, home and personal security concerns and more. Open to Pensacola State students, faculty and staff, events are scheduled at all campuses – Pensacola, Milton and Warrington, and the Century and South Santa Rosa centers – from March 1-23. Continue Reading Pensacola State to hold 2nd Campus Safety Month in March

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Pensacola State kicks off annual United Way giving campaign

Do you want to make a difference in your community? Now is the time, Pensacola State has kicked off it 2017-18 United Way of Escambia County fundraising campaign and the college and community need your support. Campaign co-chairs – Butch Branch and Michael Listau – say any amount will help the United Way assist neighbors and friends and even our students here. Continue Reading Pensacola State kicks off annual United Way giving campaign

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Free VITA Tax Preparation and e-Filing service available to taxpayers

The 2017 income tax filing season is upon us and you can get your taxes prepared and filed for free. Once again, Pensacola State College has joined the United Way of Escambia County and other community and business partners to provide free tax services to area families who earn less than $66,000 per year. Continue Reading Free VITA Tax Preparation and e-Filing service available to taxpayers

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Pensacola State to receive $1.86M in job growth grant funds

Pensacola State College has been awarded $1.86 million for workforce training programs. The college was one of nine entities to receive a portion of $85 million in Florida Job Growth Grant Funds. The funds will be used to increase the number of students earning industry-recognized credentials and degrees. Continue Reading Pensacola State to receive $1.86M in job growth grant funds

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2017 Holiday Experience promises a night of excitement and entertainment

As you prepare for the holidays, the Pensacola State College Foundation invites you to Holiday Experience, a special night out on Tuesday, Dec 5. This promises to be like no other holiday event you’ll attend this year. Continue Reading 2017 Holiday Experience promises a night of excitement and entertainment

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Upcoming Book Talk addresses incarceration and its effects

The human toll of incarceration and its effects on families will be addressed at Pensacola State College’s Book Talk set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, at the Edward M. Chadbourne Library.

Open to the public, the free Book Talk will be followed by an informal discussion and question-and-answer session.

In her debut novel, “Bending the Arrow,” Andrea Jones Walker pens a remarkable account of one mother’s support of her 18-year-old incarcerated son. Sybil, a naïve, law-abiding school teacher, casts off her feelings of despair and helplessness to take on the Georgia penal system. Continue Reading Upcoming Book Talk addresses incarceration and its effects

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Pensacola State’s AFC group honored as Chapter of Year

The Pensacola State College chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges was named the 2016-17 Chapter of the Year during the 2017 Annual Meeting and Conference held Nov. 1-3 in Palm Harbor.

The Chapter of the Year award is presented based on documentation of functions and events from the 16 categories relating to the goals and mission of AFC. Pensacola State was chosen as the top chapter of the year out of 21 chapters which submitted an entry.

Pensacola State also earned a Platinum Chapter ranking ─ the highest ranking bestowed upon a chapter. The chapter received a Membership Growth Award based on the membership increase May 2016-May 2017. Continue Reading Pensacola State’s AFC group honored as Chapter of Year

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21st Annual Health Career Fair for High School Students at PSC Warrington Campus Nov. 3

High school students across five counties are invited to attend the 21st annual Health Career Fair from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at Pensacola State College’s Warrington campus, 5555 West Hwy. 98. A ShandsCair 6 helicopter will be on site for students to explore along with hands-on activities such as air polishing… Continue Reading 21st Annual Health Career Fair for High School Students at PSC Warrington Campus Nov. 3

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PSC’s cybersecurity team wins 2nd place at ITEN Summit

Pensacola State College’s Cybersecurity team recently took second place at the ITEN (Innovation Technology Entrepreneurship Network) Wired 2017 Summit held Oct. 9-11 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach.

Members of Pensacola State’s cybersecurity team ­include Anthony Ferrer, Brandon Harter, Alex Huggett, Patrick Owens, Daniel Pieknik, Daniel Pitsenbarger and Christopher Puglisi. Adjunct professor Karin Carter is the team advisor.

This is the second year Pensacola State has placed at or near the top in the competition. In 2016, the college’s cybersecurity team won first place at the ITEN competition. Continue Reading PSC’s cybersecurity team wins 2nd place at ITEN Summit

decorative image of Meadows-headshot-e1501008553439 , PSC joins Achieving the Dream Network to pursue transformative change, improve student success 2017-07-24 15:05:00

PSC joins Achieving the Dream Network to pursue transformative change, improve student success

Pensacola State College has joined Achieving the Dream (ATD), a network of more than 220 colleges in 39 states dedicated to improving student success. As a network institution, Pensacola State will innovate to implement, align, and scale cutting-edge reforms, work with ATD coaches to build institutional capacity, and connect with peers to foster learning and share information Continue Reading PSC joins Achieving the Dream Network to pursue transformative change, improve student success

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Virginia Tech shooting survivor shares lessons from tragedy at PSC March 6

Kristina Anderson endured three gunshots in the deadly mass shooting at Virginia Tech in 2007. Although she was among the most critically injured of the survivors, Anderson returned to graduate from VT and has dedicated her life to personal safety awareness and violence prevention in schools, workplaces and public spaces. Anderson shares lessons she learned… Continue Reading Virginia Tech shooting survivor shares lessons from tragedy at PSC March 6

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

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Two PSC Students Named Coca-Cola Scholars

Two Pensacola State College students have been named 2016 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholars. Out of 1,900 applicants nationwide, Kimberly Bogers is one of 50 students honored as a Silver Scholar and Tammy Sutton is one of 50 students honored as a Bronze Scholar. Sponsored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, this recognition includes a… Continue Reading Two PSC Students Named Coca-Cola Scholars

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PSC Students Win 44 ADDYs at Local AAF Gala

Pensacola State College graphic design and photography students won 44 awards in the college/university student division at the recent 2016 American Advertising Federation Pensacola ADDY® Awards Gala. PSC students won Best of Show, Judge’s Choice, 12 Gold awards, and 30 Silver awards. Michael Daw won Best of Show with “The Keys 3-D Comic Book” in… Continue Reading PSC Students Win 44 ADDYs at Local AAF Gala

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Noise Complaint Dancers at PSC March 19

Professional tap dance ensemble, Noise Complaint, electrifies the Pensacola State College stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at the Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus, 1000 College Blvd. This youthful, high-energy troupe uses costumes, sets and choreography to present a cosplay dance show that will have you glued to your… Continue Reading Noise Complaint Dancers at PSC March 19

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Two PSC Athletes Ink Deals With Division 1 Universities

Two Pensacola State College athletes committed to Division-1 universities during a signing ceremony on Tuesday. Bevia Robinson, a PSC softball shortstop, will play at Mississippi State next fall, while Jamal Thomas, a shooting guard on the Pirates basketball team, will be at Charleston Southern University. “I’m pretty excited to be heading to a D-1 school… Continue Reading Two PSC Athletes Ink Deals With Division 1 Universities

decorative image of Corsair-winners2_BogersJaraisehSmith2-1_wgidhq , PSC Student Publications Win 14 Awards in State Competition 2016-09-08 20:48:05

PSC Student Publications Win 14 Awards in State Competition

Pensacola State College’s student newspaper and literary magazine recently won 14 awards at the 56th annual Florida College System Publications Association conference in Orlando. The Kilgore Review literary magazine won second place in fiction for a submission from Michael Hughes and third place in poetry for works by Becca Juntunen, Sarah Berrisford and Charles Phillips.… Continue Reading PSC Student Publications Win 14 Awards in State Competition