Monday, May 29, 2017
Subscribe to our News RSS

Featured Story

Student awarded $6,000 Orlando Magic scholarship

From left: Dana Liang; Magic Community Ambassador Bo Outlaw; Dana's mother, Maizhen Mai; Magic mascot STUFF; OMYF Administrator Stephanie Allen; and Tanya Fritz, success coach, Foundation Scholars Program.

In a surprise presentation at her high school on Wednesday, May 1, Seminole High School student Dana Liang was awarded a full scholarship to Seminole State College of Florida through the Orlando Magic Youth Fund (OMYF).

Magic Community Ambassador Bo Outlaw, Magic mascot STUFF and the Magic’s scholarship committee traveled to Seminole High School to surprise Liang with news of her scholarship.  The scholarship is made possible through the Orlando Magic Youth Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund.

Liang received a two-year scholarship for $6,000 and plans to study accounting at Seminole State.

The OMYF also awarded a scholarship to future Valencia College student Reina Ubiles. Students who receive the OMYF scholarships must be graduating seniors from Seminole, Orange or Osceola counties who plan to attend Seminole or Valencia in the fall.

For a video of the scholarship presentations and more information, visit the Orlando Magic’s official website.

About the Foundation for Seminole State College: The Foundation for Seminole State is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt corporation dedicated to enhancing Seminole State College's programs and services through the development and management of private contributions, public grants and community partnerships. Members of the board of directors contribute their management and leadership skills without compensation to support these initiatives. For more information, visit the Foundation home page.

Raiders Athletics »

Seminole State women’s golf team places second at nationals

Seminole State women’s golf team places second at nationalsHead Coach Christa Teno inducted into the NJCAA Women’s Golf Hall of Fame during the weekend of the National Championships, where the Raiders placed runner-up.Read More »

Foundation »

Alumni Profile: 2014 graduate found direct pathway to automotive career in own backyard

Alumni Profile: 2014 graduate found direct pathway to automotive career in own backyardMatt Jaeger didn’t have to look far to find the automotive program that would be the right fit for his needs. A graduate of The Master's Academy in Oviedo, he'd seen signs for Seminole State College for as long as he could remember.Read More »

Foundation »

Seminole State Alumni Association presents Commissioner Patty Sheehan Distinguished Alumni Award

Seminole State Alumni Association presents Commissioner Patty Sheehan Distinguished Alumni AwardThe Seminole State College Alumni Association honored Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan with the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award and Stevanna “Stevi” Ames as the Outstanding Graduate at the Alumni Association’s second annual Legacy Awards on Thursday, May 11.Read More »

Our Social Media
 

Featured Video

View All Videos »

Submit a News Story

Do you have a story that you would like us to cover? Send us the info and, if available, a related photo.

Submit story and/or photo Submit story
and/or photo

Media Relations »