Seminole State College graduated its largest class on Friday, April 27, awarding more than 1,600 associate degrees and program certificates during its Spring Commencement ceremony.
Dr. John Hitt, president of the University of Central Florida, was the keynote speaker. During the ceremony, Hitt was awarded an honorary bachelor of science in construction.
Among the graduates were:
In a first for Seminole State College, about 1,000 people watched the graduation via live streaming video.
The Seminole State College Alumni Association named Seminole County Sheriff Donald F. Eslinger as its 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. Eslinger was recognized during the Foundation’s Inaugural Legacy Awards on May 12 at the College’s Heathrow Campus.Read More »
Flavio Pacheco, Tatiana Calvo and Latifah Maasarani were awarded the Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship worth up to $40,000 a year to complete a bachelor’s degree at a four-year college or university and up to $50,000 a year for graduate studies.Read More »
Seminole State’s Athletics Department gathered to celebrate the successes of the 2015-16 season at its annual end-of-the-year banquet on May 4.Read More »