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…

decorative image of 1202-meadows-3-1 , Pensacola Joins 19 Other Communities in Today’s Announcement Dedicated to Building Inclusive Tech Ecosystems 2017-02-06 15:46:16

Pensacola Joins 19 Other Communities in Today’s Announcement Dedicated to Building Inclusive Tech Ecosystems

Pensacola has been announced as one of 20 new White House TechHire communities, dedicated to creating pathways for more Americans to access well-paying tech jobs. Pensacola, under the leadership of Pensacola State College, joins a national network of 71 TechHire communities in receiving support to spearhead efforts to help overlooked and underrepresented Americans start technology…

decorative image of 1201-Morgan-donation-3 , Escambia Co. Sheriff’s Office gives $10,000 to PSC’s McGuire scholarship fund 2017-02-06 15:25:34

Escambia Co. Sheriff’s Office gives $10,000 to PSC’s McGuire scholarship fund

Pensacola State’s Culinary Arts program received a $10,000 boost Wednesday from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff David Morgan. Morgan made the donation to the Molly McGuire Culinary Arts Endowed Scholarship fund. Molly “McGuire” Martin, the matriarch of McGuire’s Irish Pub in Pensacola, died in August 2014. In June 2015, the over $200,000 scholarship endowment…

decorative image of 1128-Picture1-300x256_hxnzuf , Free Wind and Jazz Concert at PSC Dec. 1 2017-01-17 14:08:08

Free Wind and Jazz Concert at PSC Dec. 1

Pensacola State College’s Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble present a free concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Ashmore Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus. The Wind Ensemble performs music written exclusively by Brian Balmages, an award-winning composer, conductor, producer and performer. In 2012, he received the prestigious Albert Austin Harding Award…

decorative image of 1128-Picture4-279x300_by1iny , Free Holiday Choral Concert at PSC Dec. 2 2017-01-17 14:08:13

Free Holiday Choral Concert at PSC Dec. 2

Yuletide music is in the air as the Concert Chorale and Entertainers Jazz Choir at Pensacola State College present a free concert at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2, at the Ashmore Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus. The public is invited and seating begins at 7 p.m. The Concert Chorale performs seasonal selections such…

decorative image of 1121-Studio-gallery-jpg-00000002-300×200-1_q5dcfd , Charles W. Lamar Studio Gallery on schedule for spring 2017 completion, $3 million facility made possible by seed money from Lamar, Switzer and Reilly families 2017-01-17 14:08:15

Charles W. Lamar Studio Gallery on schedule for spring 2017 completion, $3 million facility made possible by seed money from Lamar, Switzer and Reilly families

Construction of the $3 million Charles W. Lamar Studio Gallery at Pensacola State College is on schedule to open this coming spring. David Barton, project manager with the Morette Company, said the 10,000-square-foot addition to the Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts should be completed by March or April. The Morette Company is the…

decorative image of 1114-HarvestMoon_KAlexander_viqwye , Come to the Supermoon Gaze at PSC Nov. 14 2017-01-17 14:09:22

Come to the Supermoon Gaze at PSC Nov. 14

Come get a close look at tonight’s spectacular supermoon at Pensacola State College’s Planetarium, Building 21, facing Airport Boulevard. Huge telescopes will be available for public gazing from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, Nov. 14, thanks to Escambia Amateur Astronomers Association members and the PSC student chapter. This supermoon is at perigee, its closest…

decorative image of 1108-HolidayExpDinner_2015_x1zfty , PSC Hosts Holiday Experience Dec. 6 2017-01-17 14:09:27

PSC Hosts Holiday Experience Dec. 6

Take a star-sprinkled campus, add plenty of students and high-tech equipment, mix in some learning and laughter, then top it off with festive food and seasonal songs. Pensacola State College’s recipe for a unique way to celebrate the season is open to the public at the second annual Holiday Experience at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec.…

decorative image of 1107-DUSTI-SLUDER_bdldfd , Sluder named dean of PSC’s Warrington campus 2017-01-17 14:09:38

Sluder named dean of PSC’s Warrington campus

Dusti Sluder has been named dean of Pensacola State College’s Warrington campus. Sluder had worked as a faculty member and served in various administrative positions on the campus. She took over as dean on Sept. 1. A longtime Pensacola resident, she also earned her licensed practical nursing (LPN) and registered nursing (ADN) degrees from Pensacola…

decorative image of 1107-PSC-VetTech-lab-e1478616935187_qu8t33 , PSC Hosts Vet Tech Open House Nov. 10 2017-01-17 14:09:35

PSC Hosts Vet Tech Open House Nov. 10

Are you interested in a challenging and rewarding career in veterinary nursing? Do you want to learn more about local educational options? Visit Pensacola State College’s Veterinary Technology program Open House from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, on the Warrington campus, 5555 W. Hwy. 98. The public is invited to meet the program…

decorative image of 1024-PSC-delegation-e1477407788536_gnmfs8 , Pensacola State delegation earns accolades at Florida Model Legislature Conference 2017-01-17 14:10:15

Pensacola State delegation earns accolades at Florida Model Legislature Conference

Several Pensacola State College students represented the institution well during the 2016 Florida Model Legislature Conference. Andrew Stahlecker, John Seward, Kaitlin Santiago and C.J. Kennamore were the Pensacola State delegates at the conference held Oct.14 through 15 in Orlando. Doug Mock, Pensacola State history, languages and social sciences instructor, and a political analyst, is the…

decorative image of 1018-Vietnam-Whatley1-jpg-00000003_vfhohs , PSC theater director bridging gaps with play about Vietnam War: ‘How I Got That Story’ is part of college’s 2016-17 large project 2017-01-17 14:10:21

PSC theater director bridging gaps with play about Vietnam War: ‘How I Got That Story’ is part of college’s 2016-17 large project

Rodney Whatley has always loved the theater and had a passion for history. This year, Whatley, the director of Pensacola State College’s music and theater departments, will bridge that gap when he oversees the production and staging of the two-act play, “How I Got That Story.” The Amlin Gray play chronicles the experiences of a…

decorative image of 1017-Planetarium_BackToMoon_khtqx5 , Free Planetarium shows 2017-01-17 14:10:25

Free Planetarium shows

Go ahead. Let that mystical, lunar allure pull you into the Pensacola State College Planetarium for two exciting shows starring our closest space neighbor, the Moon. Free for PSC students, faculty and staff with current ID, these shows require no tickets. • “Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon” at 12:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24…

decorative image of 1017-HOSA_pejlew , PSC Hosts Region 1 HOSA Conference Oct. 21 2017-01-17 14:10:27

PSC Hosts Region 1 HOSA Conference Oct. 21

Almost 700 students are expected to attend the 2016 Region 1 Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Leadership Conference hosted by Pensacola State College from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 21. Held at the WSRE Jean and Paul Amos Performance Studio, Building 23, on the Pensacola campus, the HOSA Conference attracts schools and…

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As Hurricane Matthew bears down on Cuba, the U.S. Navy evacuated military families from Guantanamo Bay to Pensacola Naval Air Station. An estimated 700 spouses and children from Guantanamo Bay Naval Station were flown in military cargo planes to Pensacola where they will remain until the Navy determines it is safe for them to return.…

decorative image of admin-ajax_f2rxim , Pensacola State College Ranks 17th Among Florida’s Top Colleges and Universities 2017-01-17 14:24:19

Pensacola State College Ranks 17th Among Florida’s Top Colleges and Universities

Pensacola State College ranks 17th on the 2016 list of top colleges and universities in Florida, according to OnlineColleges.com. Using 2014 data from the National Center for Education Statistics, the ranking is based on 11 criteria including affordability, student services and the availability of online programs, says Ryan Tran, OnlineColleges.com site manager. The site ranked…

decorative image of 0930-Planetarium_DinosaursAtDusk_a37vpp , PSC Planetarium Presents New Dinosaur Show 2017-01-17 14:22:26

PSC Planetarium Presents New Dinosaur Show

Pensacola State College’s planetarium features a new animated, 3-D show, “Dinosaurs at Dusk,” at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14, and 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 17. Also showing is the perennially popular “Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon” at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14. Located in Building 21, on the Pensacola campus, the planetarium doors…

decorative image of surgical-tech-1_web_d4hkic , Pensacola State’s surgical tech program fulfills students’ dreams 2017-01-17 14:22:33

Pensacola State’s surgical tech program fulfills students’ dreams

Jessica Willis enjoyed her job as a certified nursing assistant at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center ­­­­­– but the Crestview resident really wanted to work in an operating room. In January, the 25-year-old’s dream became possible when she was accepted into Pensacola State College’s Surgical Technology Program. Surgical technologists assist in surgical operations. They prepare…

decorative image of Career-Coach-health-care_yh7zg1 , Pensacola State launches Career Coach 2017-01-17 14:22:42

Pensacola State launches Career Coach

Are you looking to switch careers, heading to college or transitioning out of the military? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, Pensacola State College can help. Pensacola State has launched Career Coach – a free online tool to help students and residents find a rewarding career by providing the most current…

decorative image of Stalling_ullpjv , Pensacola State Professor Publishes Textbook 2017-01-17 14:22:52

Pensacola State Professor Publishes Textbook

Pensacola State College Professor Joe Stallings has announced the publication of his latest book, “THE College Level Classical Guitar Method Book.” The textbook is designed for classical guitar majors who have never had formal instruction in classical guitar technique, or who need remedial training at the college level. It may be used as a textbook…

decorative image of 0916-KadishaOnalbayeva_sm_by86qy , PSC Hosts Free ComposerFest XII Sept. 25 2017-01-17 14:22:56

PSC Hosts Free ComposerFest XII Sept. 25

Come enjoy the original music of local and regional composers at Pensacola ComposerFest XII, a Pensacola State College Lyceum Series event that began in 2005. The free concert is 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus. Pensacola ComposerFest provides an opportunity to hear a variety…

decorative image of 0707-PSC-National-SkillsUSA-Winners_bmk5x5 , PSC Students Win at National SkillsUSA Competition 2016-09-08 20:10:44

PSC Students Win at National SkillsUSA Competition

Pensacola State College students received team and chapter recognition at the 52nd Annual SkillsUSA National Leadership Conference recently in Louisville, Ky. The primary purpose of the conference is skills head-to-head competition among students who have been first-place winners from each state. National Gold Medal winners for Cyber Forensics Career Pathways Showcase were David Gardner, Timothy Clausell and Deborah Brosene.

decorative image of 13621654_10102659928578728_923708112_o_kepztx , Pensacola State hires new baseball coach 2016-09-08 20:43:30

Pensacola State hires new baseball coach

Pensacola State College and the Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Bryan Lewallyn as the Pirates’ new head baseball coach.
Lewallyn, a former Pirate, has most recently been the head coach at the University of South Carolina – Beaufort, leading the Sand Sharks to three NAIA Regionals in five years, four Sun Conference Tournament appearances, one Sun Conference Championship and a 2012 NAIA World Series appearance.

decorative image of 0901-PSC-PresMeadows-students_iftird , PSC Ranks 26th in List of Most Affordable Colleges in Nation 2016-09-08 20:43:38

PSC Ranks 26th in List of Most Affordable Colleges in Nation

For the fifth consecutive year, the U.S. Department of Education lists Pensacola State College as a best value among public four-year colleges and universities. Pensacola State is ranked 26th on the list of 68 institutions cited for lowest tuition in the DOE College Affordability and Transparency annual report. With tuition listed as $2,704, PSC is seventh among the 24 Florida colleges to make the most affordable list.

decorative image of 0902-ETS_MarcyBetheaTytieYoung-e1473259486599_fknisz , PSC Receives 5-Year Federal Grant for Educational Talent Search Program 2016-09-08 20:42:01

PSC Receives 5-Year Federal Grant for Educational Talent Search Program

Pensacola State College has received a $342,720 per year grant from the U.S. Department of Education to renew its Educational Talent Search (ETS) program. The five-year grant totals more than $1.7 million. ETS identifies and assists middle school and high school students, encouraging them to graduate from high school and then successfully enroll and complete college or vocational training.

decorative image of 13621654_10102659928578728_923708112_o_gs8m6p , Pensacola State hires new baseball coach 2017-01-17 14:23:27

Pensacola State hires new baseball coach

Pensacola State College and the Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Bryan Lewallyn as the Pirates’ new head baseball coach. Lewallyn, a former Pirate, has most recently been the head coach at the University of South Carolina – Beaufort, leading the Sand Sharks to three NAIA Regionals in five years, four Sun…

decorative image of 0707-PSC-National-SkillsUSA-Winners_grxsrk , PSC Students Win at National SkillsUSA Competition 2017-01-17 14:23:29

PSC Students Win at National SkillsUSA Competition

Pensacola State College students received team and chapter recognition at the 52nd Annual SkillsUSA National Leadership Conference recently in Louisville, Ky. The primary purpose of the conference is skills head-to-head competition among students who have been first-place winners from each state. National Gold Medal winners for Cyber Forensics Career Pathways Showcase were David Gardner, Timothy…