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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.… Continue Reading Can You Help?

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decorative image of Angela-house-2-e1475521702860_elqpti , Habitat for Humanity dedicates home to Pensacola State employee 2017-01-17 14:22:00

Habitat for Humanity dedicates home to Pensacola State employee

It was a community-wide effort when more than 30 friends and family turned out Sept. 24 to help Pensacola State College employee Angela McDaniel dedicate her new home. Located in northeast Pensacola, the three-bedroom two-bath home is handicapped-accessible for Angela and her husband, James McDaniel, who are both disabled and use wheelchairs for mobility. Constructed… Continue Reading Habitat for Humanity dedicates home to Pensacola State employee

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decorative image of Lacz1-e1475522633106_thzcce , Former Navy SEAL turned writer shares life lessons with PSC students 2017-01-17 14:22:04

Former Navy SEAL turned writer shares life lessons with PSC students

Get outside your comfort zone was one of the life lessons former U.S. Navy SEAL Kevin Lacz shared with Pensacola State College students on Wednesday. Lacz, a Pensacola State Board of Trustees member and former SEAL Team THREE member, was guest speaker at the Milton campus Lunch and Learn series. It was standing room only… Continue Reading Former Navy SEAL turned writer shares life lessons with PSC students

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

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decorative image of 0930-PSC-Wind-Ensemble2_g05ilz , PSC Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble Present Free Concert Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. 2017-01-17 14:22:06

PSC Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble Present Free Concert Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m.

Pensacola State College presents the Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble in a free concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus. The public is invited and no tickets are required. Seating begins at 7 p.m. The Wind Ensemble, directed by PSC Performing Arts Department… Continue Reading PSC Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble Present Free Concert Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m.

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decorative image of 0930-CraigHawkins_Supervention-No21_ie2y01 , Meet Ethereal Artist Craig Hawkins at PSC Switzer Center Gallery Oct. 6-7 2017-01-17 14:22:22

Meet Ethereal Artist Craig Hawkins at PSC Switzer Center Gallery Oct. 6-7

Come stroll the gallery and listen to artist Craig Hawkins talk about his work currently on display at the Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, Building 15, at Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd. The public is welcome to the free Gallery Talks at 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 6 and 9 a.m., Friday, Oct.… Continue Reading Meet Ethereal Artist Craig Hawkins at PSC Switzer Center Gallery Oct. 6-7

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decorative image of Volleyball-Team_web_aqgm7r , Pensacola State volleyball team defeats Andrew College Monday 2017-01-17 14:22:28

Pensacola State volleyball team defeats Andrew College Monday

The Pensacola State volleyball team moved to a 17-2 record when the Lady Pirates dominated Andrew College in a doubleheader on Monday in Hartsell Arena. The Lady Pirates are 1-0 in Panhandle Conference play, and the team is scheduled to meet rival, Gulf Coast Community College, at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Panama City. Pensacola State… Continue Reading Pensacola State volleyball team defeats Andrew College Monday

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decorative image of Rucker-Brian_web_xhkwsb , PSC History Professor Publishes Book on Civil War in West Florida 2017-01-17 14:22:31

PSC History Professor Publishes Book on Civil War in West Florida

Pensacola State College History Professor Brian Rucker gives a fresh look into the Civil War era and how the war impacted so many lives in his latest book, “Mine Eyes Have Seen: Firsthand Reminiscences of the Civil War in West Florida.” In this 140-page volume, Rucker compiles personal narratives of military and civilian citizens who… Continue Reading PSC History Professor Publishes Book on Civil War in West Florida

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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… Continue Reading Pensacola State’s surgical tech program fulfills students’ dreams

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Conservation photographer to speak at PSC Thursday, Sept. 22

Pensacola News Journal, Joseph Baucum, jbaucum@pnj.com After traversing thousands of miles in Florida since 2012 to capture the stories and images of the state’s wildlife, nationally recognized conservation photographer Carlton Ward Jr. will visit Pensacola this week to share his work. Ward will present a series of photographs and videos on protecting and restoring state… Continue Reading Conservation photographer to speak at PSC Thursday, Sept. 22

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decorative image of VICTORIA-2_zjktc7 , PSC’s Mary Ekdahl Smart Center acquires new specialized simulator 2017-01-17 14:22:40

PSC’s Mary Ekdahl Smart Center acquires new specialized simulator

A new simulator has joined the ranks at the Mary Ekdahl Smart Center for Patient Simulation at Pensacola State College’s Warrington campus. Victoria, a maternal and neonatal birthing simulator, is the center’s 15th device and features full body supple skin and seamless joints. “Victoria is much more realistic. The mechanics of childbirth are more physiologically… Continue Reading PSC’s Mary Ekdahl Smart Center acquires new specialized simulator

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decorative image of 0919-WayneGalileoscope_xsh1t3 , Astronomy Professor Wayne Wooten Digs Up “Iron Bones” for PSC Book Talk Sept. 21 2017-01-17 14:22:54

Astronomy Professor Wayne Wooten Digs Up “Iron Bones” for PSC Book Talk Sept. 21

Pensacola State College Astronomy Professor Wayne Wooten takes his eyes off the stars and digs up fascinating details about ancient Earth with a discussion of “Iron Bones: The Prehistory of Northwest Florida” at the college’s monthly Book Talk at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21. The public is welcome to this free, informal event at the… Continue Reading Astronomy Professor Wayne Wooten Digs Up “Iron Bones” for PSC Book Talk Sept. 21

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decorative image of 0916-Hot-Club-of-San-Francisco_h41fuf , Hot Club of San Francisco Performs Cool Gypsy Jazz at PSC Sept. 29 2017-01-17 14:22:59

Hot Club of San Francisco Performs Cool Gypsy Jazz at PSC Sept. 29

Hot Club of San Francisco plays cool gypsy jazz at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 29, at Pensacola State College’s Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus, 1000 College Blvd. Hot Club of San Francisco celebrates the music of guitarist Django Reinhardt and violinist Stephane Grappelli and the original Hot Club de France.… Continue Reading Hot Club of San Francisco Performs Cool Gypsy Jazz at PSC Sept. 29

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decorative image of 0913-Planetarium_DawnSpaceAge_h4a2bh-1 , Free Midday Planetarium Shows for Students and Staff Begin This Week 2017-01-17 14:23:02

Free Midday Planetarium Shows for Students and Staff Begin This Week

Beginning this week, Pensacola State College students and staff can enjoy a variety of free, midday Planetarium shows. No tickets are required but attendees must show a current PSC student ID or staff ID to enter. Located in Building 21 on the Pensacola campus, Planetarium doors open 20 minutes before show times. No one is… Continue Reading Free Midday Planetarium Shows for Students and Staff Begin This Week

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decorative image of 0912-Richard-Cionco-pianist_dpkohu , Steinway Artist Richard Cionco Opens Kamerman Piano Series at PSC Sept. 18 2017-01-17 14:23:05

Steinway Artist Richard Cionco Opens Kamerman Piano Series at PSC Sept. 18

Steinway Artist Richard Cionco opens the Sid and Jeannie Kamerman Piano Series at Pensacola State College at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 18, in the Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus, 1000 College Blvd. Praised in the New York Times for his “sensitive pianism,” Cionco has performed with numerous orchestras and in… Continue Reading Steinway Artist Richard Cionco Opens Kamerman Piano Series at PSC Sept. 18

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decorative image of 0909-Ghost-Tales_epphbs , College Ghost Tales Explored in Free Presentation at PSC Sept. 22 2017-01-17 14:23:08

College Ghost Tales Explored in Free Presentation at PSC Sept. 22

School spirits and college ghost stories are explored in a free presentation at 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 22, at Pensacola State College’s Hagler Auditorium, Building 2, Room 252, on the Pensacola campus. The public is invited and no tickets are required. English Professor Alan Brown from the University of West Alabama in Livingston shows how… Continue Reading College Ghost Tales Explored in Free Presentation at PSC Sept. 22

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decorative image of 0908-EOC-2-1_e1qjis , Educational Opportunity Center grant renewed for another 5 years 2017-01-17 14:23:10

Educational Opportunity Center grant renewed for another 5 years

A federal program to help adults realize a dream of higher education has been refunded for another five years at Pensacola State College. Pensacola State’s Educational Opportunity Center was among 143 EOCs in colleges and organizations representing 42 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico to receive a portion of $48 million in grants… Continue Reading Educational Opportunity Center grant renewed for another 5 years

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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. Continue Reading PSC Students Win at National SkillsUSA Competition

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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. Continue Reading Pensacola State hires new baseball coach

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decorative image of 0816-PSC-Dental-Clinic_2016-1_qnglm2 , PSC Dental Hygiene Clinic Offers Low Cost Services at Warrington Campus 2016-09-08 20:43:33

PSC Dental Hygiene Clinic Offers Low Cost Services at Warrington Campus

The Dental Hygiene Clinic at Pensacola State College’s Warrington campus offers low cost, preventive dental hygiene services to the public. Oral cancer screening, teeth cleaning, x-rays, fluoride treatments and sealants are some of the services offered. The clinic does not provide fillings, oral surgery, braces or dentures. Continue Reading PSC Dental Hygiene Clinic Offers Low Cost Services at Warrington Campus

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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. Continue Reading PSC Ranks 26th in List of Most Affordable Colleges in Nation

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

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decorative image of 0906-Hispanic-Film-Festival-5_x9dvbh , Pragda and Pensacola State College Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Free Hispanic Film Festival 2017-01-17 14:23:12

Pragda and Pensacola State College Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Free Hispanic Film Festival

Pensacola State College is hosting a free Hispanic Film Festival in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month that runs Sept.15 to Oct. 15. The public is invited and no tickets or reservations are needed. Provided through Pragda, a film distribution company, each film has English subtitles. Pragda specializes in the educational market and is created to… Continue Reading Pragda and Pensacola State College Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Free Hispanic Film Festival

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decorative image of 0902-ETS_MarcyBetheaTytieYoung-1_evmxj1 , PSC Receives 5-Year Federal Grant for Educational Talent Search Program 2017-01-17 14:23:18

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

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decorative image of 0902-College-Fair-1_fmfzd0 , Pensacola State College Hosts 2016 College Fair for High School Juniors and Seniors Sept. 11-13 2017-01-17 14:23:15

Pensacola State College Hosts 2016 College Fair for High School Juniors and Seniors Sept. 11-13

More than 60 colleges and universities will have representatives providing information at the 2016 College Fair, Sept. 11 through 13, hosted by Pensacola State College, in conjunction with the Escambia and Santa Rosa County School Boards. The three College Fair events are free and open to the public. High school juniors, seniors and parents have… Continue Reading Pensacola State College Hosts 2016 College Fair for High School Juniors and Seniors Sept. 11-13

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