decorative image of Siren-series_Greg-Saunders , Local artists featured at PSC Switzer Gallery Exhibition May 15-July 20 2017-05-15 16:47:03

Local artists featured at PSC Switzer Gallery Exhibition May 15-July 20

From screen prints to sirens, a spectacular exhibition is on display May 15-July 20 at Pensacola State College’s Switzer Gallery, Building 15, at the corner of 9th Avenue and Airport Boulevard. This summer show represents a selection of works by local artists Richard Humphreys and Gregory B. Saunders. Humphreys’ stunning screen prints are hand crafted… Continue Reading Local artists featured at PSC Switzer Gallery Exhibition May 15-July 20

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PSC delegation attend suicide prevention mini-conference

Two Pensacola State College students – Cristino Santiago and Stephanie Bowen – along with Rachelle Burns, director of Student Support Services/Crisis Referral, participated in the Florida Suicide Prevention Coalition’s second Annual “Florida Taking Action for Suicide Prevention” mini-conference held April 4 and 5 in Tallahassee. Continue Reading PSC delegation attend suicide prevention mini-conference

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PSC student to perform on BET’s ‘Joyful Noise’ Easter Sunday

Pensacola State’s own DeWayne Crocker Jr., will perform his single, “Never Give Up,” at 8 a.m. Sunday on BET’s “Joyful Noise.” Crocker, a freshman music major, won Black Entertainment Network’s “Sunday Best: Race to the Stage” competition in 2015. He was one of more than 15,000 applicants from across the U.S. to submit a video… Continue Reading PSC student to perform on BET’s ‘Joyful Noise’ Easter Sunday

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‘Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project’ at PSC Ashmore Auditorium April 1-2

During World War II, Polish social worker Irena Sendler, along with her underground network, rescued 2,500 Jewish children in Warsaw, largely by knocking on doors in the Jewish ghetto and, in Sendler’s own words, “trying to talk the mothers out of their children.” “Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project” brings this gripping story to life at Pensacola State College Continue Reading ‘Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project’ at PSC Ashmore Auditorium April 1-2

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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

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A day at the State Capitol

A Pensacola State College delegation including President Ed Meadows, Board of Trustee Herb Woll, Sandy Ray, associate vice president of community and government relations, Samantha Hill, director of Student Engagement and Leadership, and Student Government Association officers met with Rep. Jayer Williamson and Rep. Frank White on Feb. 9 in the state Capitol in Tallahassee.

decorative image of SkillsUSA_CAT-sm , PSC hosts SkillsUSA Region 1 competition and Worlds of Possibilities Career Expo 2017-02-21 12:11:24

PSC hosts SkillsUSA Region 1 competition and Worlds of Possibilities Career Expo

A few years ago, Stephen Flowers of Milton hit pay dirt while competing in the SkillsUSA Region 1 competition. Not only did the Locklin Technical Center student placed second in the HVACR category at 2012 competition but he also received a job offer. “I didn’t make it to the state competition because I went to… Continue Reading PSC hosts SkillsUSA Region 1 competition and Worlds of Possibilities Career Expo

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PSC Permanent Collection on display at Switzer Gallery through March 10

Stroll through the Anna Lamar Switzer Center Gallery and experience the visual delight of more than 70 works from Pensacola State College’s Permanent Collection that are on display now through March 10.

For the past 47 years, Pensacola State has been collecting works from the gallery’s annual exhibitions, Continue Reading PSC Permanent Collection on display at Switzer Gallery through March 10

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2 Pensacola State students win FCSAA vocal competition

Robert “Bobby” Arnold and Lori Perko – are among the best vocalists in the Florida College System. The two vocal performances majors won the male and female vocal categories at the Florida College System Activities Association Music Symposium Student Artist Competition held Jan. 26-28 at Jacksonville University. Arnold, a tenor, competed against 10 male vocalists,… Continue Reading 2 Pensacola State students win FCSAA vocal competition

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Dr. Meadows receives PACE Awards Leadership in Education Recognition

We are pleased to share that Dr. Ed Meadows was presented the highly coveted Leadership in Education Award during the Greater Pensacola Chamber’s 57th annual PACE Awards celebration Wednesday evening. According to the chamber, the Leader in Education Award is presented to an individual with a stellar record of educational service through outstanding contributions to… Continue Reading Dr. Meadows receives PACE Awards Leadership in Education Recognition

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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