Nadia Diaz, a student in Seminole State’s Interior Design program, is among the designers whose entries can be seen on the Scan Design Third Annual Fall in Furniture Love Contest website. Her entry is a chair called "Cupid."
With four events across the state, artists had the opportunity to raise awareness of their work and to gain exposure to a high-end market by displaying it at Scan Design locations.
Diaz, who was born in Puerto Rico, had worked as a legal secretary/office manager and workers compensation claims specialist before giving her creative side a chance to blossom. The mother of three plans to work for a design firm and to pursue a bachelor’s degree in interior design at Seminole State. Winners of the contest will be announced April 30.
Saturday, June 9, at Orlando City Hall, as part of an ongoing effort to honor those whose lives were lost in the Pulse nightclub tragedy, The 49 Fund at Central Florida Foundation awarded Seminole State College of Florida student Courtney Ring a scholarship in the amount of $4,900, for her leadership, academic excellence and commitment to serving the community.Read More »
On Wednesday, May 30, in the north concourse, beneath the supporter’s section at Orlando City Stadium, Orlando City Soccer Club unveiled its new mural, which was uniquely designed by Seminole State College of Florida alumna Danielle Schwiegerath-Head.Read More »