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(06-21-2018) SCF Theatre Students Garner Awards
The State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) chapter of Delta Psi Omega, the national theatre honorary fraternity for community colleges, recognized eight theatre students during the 52nd annual awards banquet at the David S. and Anne V. Howard Studio Theatre.
Nick Catanzaro and Rosie Messina-Adam were named Outstanding Lead Actor and Lead Actress for their roles in "Christmastown." The holiday comedy also earned awards for Jack Heckler and Rachel Cook as Outstanding Ensemble Performers. Alex Wojtaszek and Kelsey Fisher received awards as Outstanding Supporting Actor and Actress for their roles in "All For One." Also honored were Megan Ianero and Mark Valeri for Outstanding Technical Achievement. Heckler was named Most Promising Newcomer. Jeremiah Gaertner, Thomasa Hagney and Nicole Miller were inducted into the SCF chapter of Delta Psi Omega along with Heckler, Ianero, Messina-Adam, Valeri and Wojtazsek.
(06-19-2018) Exams at SCF Offer Free College Credit to Eligible Military Personnel and Spouses
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is offering free college credit to eligible military personnel and spouses who successfully pass College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams.
The exams, which cover areas most colleges and universities require to meet general education or core curriculum, are funded by the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) program. It is not necessary to be a student at SCF to take the exams, and most higher education institutions accept the credit earned.
(06-19-2018) SCF Answers Need for Highly Qualified Nurses with BSNin4
To meet the growing demand for nurses now and in the future, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota is offering students a unique opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) degree in four years.
The BSNin4 program offers a "Freshman Guarantee" promising students that if they earn a 3.5 GPA or higher in the first year of the program, acceptance into the highly competitive program is guaranteed. Students who maintain a 3.5 GPA in subsequent years, may be eligible for scholarships. No other institution in the region offers such a guarantee, providing peace of mind to students that their pathway to a BSN is achievable.
(06-15-2018) Gov. Scott Reappoints Two to SCF Board of Trustees
Jaymie Carter and Rod Thompson have been reappointed by Gov. Rick Scott to the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota District Board of Trustees.
The appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.
(06-12-2018) Enhance Your Computer Skills with One-Day Classes at SCF, Manatee-Sarasota
Corporate & Community Development at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will offer one-day computer classes July through September.
For course descriptions and requirements, visit SCF.edu/CCDComputer. Register online at SCF.edu/CCDEnroll. For more information, contact Lee Kotwicki, director of Workforce Solutions, at KotwicL@SCF.edu or call 941-363-7218.
(06-07-2018) Dr. Todd Fritch Named SCF, Manatee-Sarasota Executive Vice President and Provost
With a continual commitment to a student-focused, community-engaged future, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has named Dr. Todd Fritch to the newly created position of Executive Vice President and Provost.
With a continual commitment to a student-focused, community-engaged future, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has named Dr. Todd Fritch to the newly created position of Executive Vice President and Provost.
(06-05-2018) Qualify for Personal Trainer Certification Through SCF
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will offer a personal trainer certification course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, July 7 through Aug. 18 in the Center for Innovation and Technology at SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Parkway E., Room 117.
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will offer a personal trainer certification course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, July 7 through Aug. 18 in the Center for Innovation and Technology at SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Parkway E., Room 117. No class will be held on Aug. 11. A free information session will be held June 23 at 10 a.m. in the same location as the class.
(05-31-2018) SCF Music Theatre Alumni Take the Stage for Summer Cabaret
Six State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) alumni, all who pursued additional education and have continued to perform throughout the region, have teamed up with two friends of SCF music now working for the Asolo Repertory Theatre for an evening of showtunes and Broadway hits to raise funds for SCF's Music Theatre program.
Six State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) alumni, all who pursued additional education and have continued to perform throughout the region, have teamed up with two friends of SCF music now working for the Asolo Repertory Theatre for an evening of showtunes and Broadway hits to raise funds for SCF's Music Theatre program. The Summer Cabaret will take place at 7:30 p.m. June 14 and 15 at SCF's Howard Studio Theatre, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton. Tickets, available only at the door, are $10, and additional donations also are welcome.
(05-31-2018) SCF Names New Head Basketball Coach
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has named Tom Parks as the Head Basketball Coach/Athletic Operations, starting June 18. A seasoned basketball coach and player, Parks was hired to help turn around the men's basketball program at SCF.
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has named Tom Parks as the Head Basketball Coach/Athletic Operations, starting June 18. A seasoned basketball coach and player, Parks was hired to help turn around the men's basketball program at SCF.
(05-31-2018) SCF Scholarship Helps Put Prine Elementary Student on Path to Higher Education
Isabella Chacon Ovalles brought home her first college scholarship last week when she was named the outstanding fifth-grader at Prine Elementary School.
Isabella Chacon Ovalles brought home her first college scholarship last week when she was named the outstanding fifth-grader at Prine Elementary School. The scholarship to State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) was set up by Prine's first principal, Bill O'Brien, who wanted to help impress upon the students the importance of education.
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