Nearly 100 students from nine Seminole County high schools competed in the 20th annual Battle of the Brains at Seminole State College of Florida’s Oviedo Campus on Feb. 28.
Seminole High School's Black Team took first place, and Lake Mary High's Red Team took second. The top teams were coached by Jane Cooper (Seminole) and Steven DeSanto (Lake Mary). Each student on these teams received a commemorative plaque. Students from Crooms Academy, Hagerty, Lyman, Oviedo, Lake Howell, Lake Brantley and Winter Springs also competed.
The top five individual scorers – or "all stars" – also received awards.
Battle of the Brains is similar to Jeopardy! but played in teams. The categories are humanities, math, natural science, pop culture and social sciences.
Faculty, staff and student volunteers will be at all four campuses on Tuesday, Nov. 1 to greet people and take time to say “hey.Read More »
Three graduates of Seminole State College of Florida’s Law Enforcement Academy were sworn in as Seminole County Sheriff’s Office deputies on Monday, Oct. 24.Read More »
For the second year in a row, recruits from the Seminole State College of Florida Basic Law Enforcement Academy volunteered to assist at the Wounded Officers Initiative’s I CAARE for Law Enforcement Ride on Saturday, Oct. 1.Read More »