News Releases

(08-25-2015) SCF Board Meeting August 25, 2015
(Bradenton, Fla., August 25, 2015) -- State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) District Board of Trustees held its regular monthly meeting August 25 at SCF Lakewood Ranch.
(08-13-2015) Bassoonist Fernando Traba to be Featured in SCF Faculty Recital
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will feature Fernando Traba, principal bassoon of the Sarasota Orchestra, in a recital at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, in Neel Performing Arts Center at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W.
(08-13-2015) SCF to Offer Paralegal/Legal Assisting Certification Examination
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will administer the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) Certified Legal Assistant/Paralegal (CLA/CP) examination in September at the PSI Authorized Testing Center at SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Parkway E.
(08-13-2015) Alternative Teaching Certification Program is Topic of Info Sessions at SCF
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host information sessions about its Alternative Certification Program (ACP). The program is for people who have at least bachelor's degrees in a noneducation major or teachers with temporary certificates who need professional course work.
(08-11-2015) Scholarships awarded to legally blind student for study at State College of Florida
Bradenton resident Michael Griffin, 37, recently was awarded two prestigious scholarships to assist in his pursuit of an associate's degree in computer information technology at the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota.
(08-11-2015) SCF Class Offers Help for People Going Back to School
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is offering a new class for people interested in sharpening skills for today's workplace. Back to School: Starting a New Chapter covers topics such as employability skills, 21st century skills for the workplace, creating an online profile for LinkedIn, and networking for a job and a career.
(08-10-2015) SCF Celebrates Summer Bridge Program Success
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) recognized 18 students who completed the 2015 Summer Bridge Program at a special ceremony.
(08-06-2015) Swamp Scribes to Host Swampside Readings at SCF Venice
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host Swampside Readings at 1:30 p.m. March 4 and March 25, and 7 p.m. April 2, at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, Building 300, Room 307.
(08-05-2015) SCF President Carol Probstfeld Elected Chair of Florida College System
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) President Dr. Carol Probstfeld has been elected chair of the Council of Presidents of the Florida College System (FCS) by the presidents of all 28 state/community colleges. Her appointment is for a one-year term.
(07-31-2015) SCF Summer Bridge Program Test Drives Careers with Roadtrip Nation
Deciding what you want to do with the rest of your life - and how to get there - when you are still in your teens is a daunting proposition. The Career Resource Center at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is charged with helping students face these tough choices and make informed decisions about their futures. To this end, the Center recently added Roadtrip Nation, an interactive online classroom, to its toolbox.
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