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German astronomers visit Seminole State’s Planetarium

German astronomers visit Seminole State’s Planetarium

Seminole State’s Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium played host to a team of German planetar...
Seminole State receives approval for new Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing

Seminole State receives approval for new Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing

More highly trained, qualified nurses will soon join the Central Florida workforce as Seminole State...
Askins named assistant director of campus safety, security

Askins named assistant director of campus safety, security

After a national search, Jon Askins has been named assistant director of campus safety and security ...
Foundation awards nearly $20,000 in Spring 2017 Mini-Grants

Foundation awards nearly $20,000 in Spring 2017 Mini-Grants

The Foundation for Seminole State College's Board of Directors has announced its Spring 2017 Mini-Gr...
Studio art professor receives Artist of the Year award

Studio art professor receives Artist of the Year award

Seminole State College of Florida studio art Professor Laurence “Larry” Vienneau was recently na...
Seminole State student receives scholarship from The 49 Fund at Central Florida Foundation

Seminole State student receives scholarship from The 49 Fund at Central Florida Foundation

Alejandro Ceron, an incoming freshman at Seminole State College, is one of eight Florida college stu...
Seminole State Fire Academy ranked among top 5 in the nation

Seminole State Fire Academy ranked among top 5 in the nation

The Seminole State College of Florida Fire Academy has been ranked in the top five nationally by Fir...
Seminole State students, staff hold remembrance for Pulse shooting victims

Seminole State students, staff hold remembrance for Pulse shooting victims

Seminole State College of Florida's Student Government Association (SGA) and UNITY Gay-Straight Alli...
Two Seminole State automotive professors named GM World Class Technicians

Two Seminole State automotive professors named GM World Class Technicians

Seminole State College of Florida now has two General Motors (GM) World Class Technicians (WCT) as p...
Hurricane season is here. Are you prepared?

Hurricane season is here. Are you prepared?

The Atlantic Hurricane Season began June 1 and continues through Nov. 30, so it's time to get prepar...
Seminole State AHS and GED graduates receive scholarships totaling over $13,000

Seminole State AHS and GED graduates receive scholarships totaling over $13,000

Four Adult High School students and three GED students were awarded scholarships to continue their e...
A celebration of success: Seminole State’s Spring 2017 Commencement

A celebration of success: Seminole State’s Spring 2017 Commencement

Seminole State College of Florida awarded more than 2,000 degrees and certificates this spring and h...
Seminole State assistant director selected for prestigious Hispanic leadership development program

Seminole State assistant director selected for prestigious Hispanic leadership development program

Andrea Velez, assistant director of academic advising and counseling at Seminole State College of Fl...
2017 Dream Cup Challenge golf tournament raises over $47,000 for Seminole State

2017 Dream Cup Challenge golf tournament raises over $47,000 for Seminole State

The Foundation for Seminole State College held its 34th annual Dream Cup Challenge Golf Tournament o...
48th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit awards announced

48th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit awards announced

Seminole State College of Florida has announced the winners of the 48th annual Juried Student Art Ex...
Two Seminole State honors students named 2017 Jack Kent Cooke Scholars

Two Seminole State honors students named 2017 Jack Kent Cooke Scholars

Seminole State students shine again! For the third consecutive year, multiple honors students at Sem...
Library, Testing Center and ASC to offer extended hours during final exams

Library, Testing Center and ASC to offer extended hours during final exams

Seminole State College of Florida's Library, Assessment and Testing Center and Academic Success Cent...
Seminole State student honored as 2017 Newman Civic Fellow

Seminole State student honored as 2017 Newman Civic Fellow

Seminole State student Caleb Hylton has been selected as a 2017 Newman Civic Fellow.
Celebrate Earth Week with Seminole State April 17-22

Celebrate Earth Week with Seminole State April 17-22

Seminole State College of Florida is celebrating Earth Week From April 17 through April 22 with a nu...
Students win $4,000 in Seminole State’s second annual business startup contest

Students win $4,000 in Seminole State’s second annual business startup contest

Three students earned $4,000 for their business proposals submitted in the Seminole Startup business...
Biology Colloquium Series presents naturalist, filmmaker Paul Rosolie April 19

Biology Colloquium Series presents naturalist, filmmaker Paul Rosolie April 19

Award-winning wildlife filmmaker Paul Rosolie presents, “Protecting the Wildest Place on Earth: Co...
Seminole State Student Government Association election results

Seminole State Student Government Association election results

The results are in for the Seminole State College of Florida Student Government Association (SGA) an...
Destination: Graduation helps students stay the course

Destination: Graduation helps students stay the course

For the past two years, Heart of Florida United Way and Seminole State College of Florida have teame...
Seminole State’s online Bachelor’s in Information Systems Technology ranked No. 1 in the nation

Seminole State’s online Bachelor’s in Information Systems Technology ranked No. 1 in the nation

The Seminole State College of Florida online Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology (...
Seminole State Speaker Series to feature world-renowned astrophysicist

Seminole State Speaker Series to feature world-renowned astrophysicist

Dr. Hakeem Oluseyi, a regular on Discovery Network, Science Channel and National Geographic, will pr...
Florida College System named best in nation for higher education

Florida College System named best in nation for higher education

Low tuition, high graduation rates and low debt at graduation have earned the Florida College System...
Seminole State College nursing program ranked first in the nation

Seminole State College nursing program ranked first in the nation

The Seminole State College of Florida nursing program has been ranked as the best in the nation by t...
Seminole State celebrates milestone in construction of new $25 million Student Services Center

Seminole State celebrates milestone in construction of new $25 million Student Services Center

Construction of Seminole State College’s new Student Services Center on the Sanford/Lake Mary Camp...
Seminole State students’ research recognized at national conference in Washington, D.C.

Seminole State students’ research recognized at national conference in Washington, D.C.

Four student-leaders from Seminole State College of Florida’s Environmental Initiative Clubs prese...
Seminole State students win multiple awards at Florida speech/debate championship

Seminole State students win multiple awards at Florida speech/debate championship

The Seminole State College of Florida Forensics Team (speech/debate) took home seven awards in the F...
Discover your passion as Seminole State hosts The Dream Share Project

Discover your passion as Seminole State hosts The Dream Share Project

The Career Development Center (CDC) at Seminole State College of Florida encourages students to drea...
Seminole State College nursing graduates ranked first in Central Florida

Seminole State College nursing graduates ranked first in Central Florida

Graduates of Seminole State College of Florida's Nursing Program have another reason to celebrate. T...
Seminole State receives Seal of Distinction award for second time

Seminole State receives Seal of Distinction award for second time

For the second consecutive year, Seminole State College of Florida has earned the Seal of Distinctio...
Explore jobs, internships this spring at free Career Development Center events

Explore jobs, internships this spring at free Career Development Center events

Seminole State College of Florida’s Career Development Center (CDC) is hosting several free events...
Seminole State students gain valuable experience in Job Shadow Program

Seminole State students gain valuable experience in Job Shadow Program

Seminole State College of Florida students have more opportunity than ever to earn real-world job ex...
Seminole State honors first responders during Appreciation Week

Seminole State honors first responders during Appreciation Week

In appreciation for the first responders who serve our community, Seminole State College of Florida ...
Seminole State launches 2017 with flurry of Space Week activities

Seminole State launches 2017 with flurry of Space Week activities

Seminole State College's Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium will showcase the planetarium’s ...
GO Now! Register for Spring Term at Seminole State

GO Now! Register for Spring Term at Seminole State

With Spring Term starting Jan. 9, there’s still time to apply for admission and register for class...
Dr. Ann McGee named Hispanic Community Champion

Dr. Ann McGee named Hispanic Community Champion

Seminole State College of Florida President Dr. E. Ann McGee was named the Hispanic Community Champi...
More than 2,000 credentials awarded during Seminole State’s Fall 2016 Commencement

More than 2,000 credentials awarded during Seminole State’s Fall 2016 Commencement

Seminole State College of Florida awarded 2,069 degrees and certificates, including more than 100 ba...
Seminole State students tour construction site of new $25 million Student Services Center

Seminole State students tour construction site of new $25 million Student Services Center

Seminole State College of Florida construction, engineering, and interior design students took a det...
Seminole State trustees approve agreements for new building at Altamonte Springs Campus

Seminole State trustees approve agreements for new building at Altamonte Springs Campus

The District Board of Trustees for Seminole State College of Florida on Dec. 5 approved agreements t...
Select student resources to extend hours for Finals Week

Select student resources to extend hours for Finals Week

Seminole State College's Library, Assessment and Testing Center and Academic Success Center will off...
Celebrate the holiday season at Seminole State

Celebrate the holiday season at Seminole State

Seminole State College of Florida is kicking off the holiday season with a number of events at its S...
Seminole State earns Military Friendly designation for fourth time

Seminole State earns Military Friendly designation for fourth time

For the fourth straight year, Seminole State College of Florida has been recognized as a military-fr...
School of Engineering, Design and Construction students place fourth in national competition

School of Engineering, Design and Construction students place fourth in national competition

A team of five Seminole State College of Florida engineering and construction students finished four...
EMERGE Program highlights Seminole State’s growing commitment to sustainability

EMERGE Program highlights Seminole State’s growing commitment to sustainability

The EMERGE Program for Sustainability and Renewable Energy will bring experts in the field to Semino...
Seminole State College honors members of the armed forces at Veterans Day celebration

Seminole State College honors members of the armed forces at Veterans Day celebration

Seminole State College of Florida honored members of the armed forces Friday, November 11 at the ann...
New deputy director and campus deputy join security office

New deputy director and campus deputy join security office

Two new employees have joined the Safety and Security Department at Seminole State College of Florid...
Seminole State to host SQLSaturday Orlando

Seminole State to host SQLSaturday Orlando

On Nov. 12, Seminole State College of Florida will host SQLSaturday Orlando, a free training and net...
Seminole State named to 2016-17 NASPA LEAD Initiative

Seminole State named to 2016-17 NASPA LEAD Initiative

For the third year, Seminole State College has been selected as a member of the NASPA Lead Initiativ...
FAFSA changes allow students to apply for financial aid earlier

FAFSA changes allow students to apply for financial aid earlier

New changes for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) could help students better prep...
Seminole State College nursing graduates lead rankings in licensure exam

Seminole State College nursing graduates lead rankings in licensure exam

Graduates of Seminole State College of Florida's Nursing Program have again surpassed state and nati...
Get ready for Hey Day on Nov. 1

Get ready for Hey Day on Nov. 1

Faculty, staff and student volunteers will be at all four campuses on Tuesday, Nov. 1 to greet peopl...
3 Seminole State Law Enforcement Academy graduates sworn in as deputies

3 Seminole State Law Enforcement Academy graduates sworn in as deputies

Three graduates of Seminole State College of Florida’s Law Enforcement Academy were sworn in as Se...
Seminole State Law Enforcement students support Wounded Officers Initiative

Seminole State Law Enforcement students support Wounded Officers Initiative

For the second year in a row, recruits from the Seminole State College of Florida Basic Law Enforcem...
Birthing simulators prepare nursing and EMS students for labor and delivery

Birthing simulators prepare nursing and EMS students for labor and delivery

Nursing and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) students at Seminole State College of Florida are now u...
School of Engineering, Design and Construction students place first regional DBIA competition

School of Engineering, Design and Construction students place first regional DBIA competition

For the second year in a row, a team of Seminole State School of Engineering, Design and Constructio...
New labs give Seminole State Engineering Technology students hands on experience

New labs give Seminole State Engineering Technology students hands on experience

Students enrolled in the Engineering Technology program at Seminole State College of Florida now hav...
Events at Seminole State support Disability Awareness Month

Events at Seminole State support Disability Awareness Month

October is Disability Awareness Month and the Disability Support Services office at Seminole State C...
Student awarded $5K Hispanic Heritage Scholarship

Student awarded $5K Hispanic Heritage Scholarship

The Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund of Metro Orlando has selected a Seminole State College of Flo...
Foundation for Seminole State College recognizes donors at Annual Celebration of Giving

Foundation for Seminole State College recognizes donors at Annual Celebration of Giving

The Foundation for Seminole State College marked the end of its three-year comprehensive campaign wi...
Heart of Florida United Way donation ceremony held at Seminole State’s Heathrow Campus

Heart of Florida United Way donation ceremony held at Seminole State’s Heathrow Campus

Seminole State College of Florida’s Heathrow Campus served as the backdrop for a donation ceremony...
Student-athletes recognized for academic achievements

Student-athletes recognized for academic achievements

The students have been recognized by the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) for t...
New Students: Your guide to Fall 2016 at Seminole State

New Students: Your guide to Fall 2016 at Seminole State

Welcome to Seminole State! As a new student, you may be wondering about services we offer and where ...
Two Law Enforcement Academy graduates honored with Officer Robert German Endowed Memorial Award

Two Law Enforcement Academy graduates honored with Officer Robert German Endowed Memorial Award

Two Seminole State College Florida Law Enforcement Academy graduates were honored Thursday, August 1...
Seminole State announces 2016-17 Speaker Series

Seminole State announces 2016-17 Speaker Series

Seminole State College’s 2016-17 Speaker Series will include two nationally known presenters, Van ...
Kurt Esser named new Seminole State athletic director

Kurt Esser named new Seminole State athletic director

Following a nationwide search, Kurt Esser has been named Director of Athletics for Seminole State Co...
Seminole State teams up with Orlando City Soccer Club for school supply drive

Seminole State teams up with Orlando City Soccer Club for school supply drive

Thousands of kids across Central Florida will be heading back to school soon and thanks to the Semin...
Seminole State honors Pulse nightclub shooting victims with #KeepDancingOrlando video

Seminole State honors Pulse nightclub shooting victims with #KeepDancingOrlando video

The Seminole State community has joined other organizations in honoring the 49 victims of the Pulse ...
Seminole State’s Automotive Program featured in global auto publication

Seminole State’s Automotive Program featured in global auto publication

The shortage of well trained and highly skilled automotive technicians is the focus of an article in...
Board approves Faculty Union Collective Bargaining Agreement

Board approves Faculty Union Collective Bargaining Agreement

On July 11, the Seminole State College of Florida Board of Trustees voted to adopt the Collective Ba...
4 Seminole State Law Enforcement Academy graduates sworn in as deputies

4 Seminole State Law Enforcement Academy graduates sworn in as deputies

Four graduates of Seminole State College of Florida’s Law Enforcement Academy were sworn in as...
Enroll & GO! adds fun to fall registration at Seminole State

Enroll & GO! adds fun to fall registration at Seminole State

Students enrolling in the Fall semester at Seminole State College of Florida were treated to a fun-f...
Seminole State students hold memorial to shooting victims

Seminole State students hold memorial to shooting victims

Seminole State College of Florida's Student Government Association (SGA) and UNITY Gay- Straight All...
Funeral services for Seminole State College student killed in Orlando nightclub shooting

Funeral services for Seminole State College student killed in Orlando nightclub shooting

Funeral services were held Saturday, June 18 for Seminole State College student Luis Vielma who was ...
Seminole State College holds moment of silence

Seminole State College holds moment of silence

The Central Florida community continues to grieve following the Pulse night club shooting.  Unf...
Counselors available at Seminole State campuses

Counselors available at Seminole State campuses

(UPDATED: June 13, 2016 at 5 p.m.) Seminole State College will continue to provide counseling suppor...
Seminole State College student killed in nightclub shooting, counseling available at all campuses

Seminole State College student killed in nightclub shooting, counseling available at all campuses

Seminole State College is mourning the death of a student who was killed in the mass shooting at the...
Seminole State breaks ground on new Student Services Center

Seminole State breaks ground on new Student Services Center

Seminole State College held a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, June 1, for its new Student Serv...
New interactive campus map lets visitors explore Seminole State remotely

New interactive campus map lets visitors explore Seminole State remotely

Prospective students, employees and other visitors can now explore Seminole State College remotely t...
Hispanic Heritage scholarship deadline May 13

Hispanic Heritage scholarship deadline May 13

Applications are being accepted for $5,000 scholarships from the Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund ...
Seminole State first overall in intercollegiate programming competition

Seminole State first overall in intercollegiate programming competition

A group of 20 Seminole State College of Florida students took home the team trophy by winning the 11...
Seminole State launches new 'GO' marketing campaign

Seminole State launches new 'GO' marketing campaign

The campaign, which includes digital, outdoor, television and radio advertising and more, highlights...
Library, Testing Center and ASC to offer extended hours during final exams

Library, Testing Center and ASC to offer extended hours during final exams

To help students prepare for Spring Term final exams and projects, Seminole State College's Library,...
Graduating soon? Explore next steps at Transfer Fair

Graduating soon? Explore next steps at Transfer Fair

The Career Development Center at Seminole State College will host a Transfer Fair on March 30 to hel...
College to conduct emergency exercise March 25

College to conduct emergency exercise March 25

Seminole State College’s Emergency Response Team, in partnership with Seminole County and other lo...
Seminole State receives 2016 Work-Life Seal of Distinction Award

Seminole State receives 2016 Work-Life Seal of Distinction Award

The Seal of Distinction Award from WorldatWork recognizes organizations who are leading the change i...
'Pawsitive Action' workshop to highlight role of service animals

'Pawsitive Action' workshop to highlight role of service animals

Seminole State College of Florida will host a workshop on March 2 to showcase service animals and th...
Seminole State named the Official Education Partner of Orlando City SC

Seminole State named the Official Education Partner of Orlando City SC

Continuing the Lions’ tradition of fostering young talent, Orlando City SC welcomes Seminole S...
Decision Day to bring more than 1,000 high school seniors to Seminole State

Decision Day to bring more than 1,000 high school seniors to Seminole State

Seminole State College will welcome more than 1,000 high school seniors on Friday, Feb. 12, for Deci...
Seminole State announces inaugural business startup contest and entrepreneurship fair

Seminole State announces inaugural business startup contest and entrepreneurship fair

Students at Seminole State College will have a new entrepreneurship experience this spring, as the C...
In Brief: Seminole State advisor honored for military service

In Brief: Seminole State advisor honored for military service

Educational Advisor Cynthia Marie Rolley was among 364 veterans honored by Florida Governor Rick Sco...
Seminole State BOT approves design for new Student Services Center

Seminole State BOT approves design for new Student Services Center

The Seminole State College District Board of Trustees unanimously approved the conceptual design for...
Seminole State named Corporate Champion of Change

Seminole State named Corporate Champion of Change

Seminole State College has received the Corporate Champion of Change Award from The Beacon Network I...
Seminole State debuts renovations on all campuses for Spring Term

Seminole State debuts renovations on all campuses for Spring Term

Over the last few months, crews have been working on Seminole State College’s four campuses to giv...
New Students: Get to know Seminole State College

New Students: Get to know Seminole State College

Spring classes are underway, and we want you to be prepared. Check out this guide to learn about stu...
Carland to serve as general counsel at Seminole State

Carland to serve as general counsel at Seminole State

After a national search, Paul Carland has been named general counsel at Seminole State College. Carl...
Seminole State celebrates Florida First Responder Appreciation Week

Seminole State celebrates Florida First Responder Appreciation Week

In honor of local heroes and those who help keep our community safe, Seminole State College is joini...
Academic Success Center relocation planned for Spring Term

Academic Success Center relocation planned for Spring Term

The Academic Success Center on Seminole State College’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus will have a new h...
Get in the holiday spirit at Seminole State

Get in the holiday spirit at Seminole State

Seminole State College is kicking off the holiday season with a number of events at its Sanford/Lake...
Seminole State earns third straight Military Friendly designation

Seminole State earns third straight Military Friendly designation

For the third straight year, Seminole State College has been recognized as a military-friendly colle...
Plan your next step at transfer and career fairs

Plan your next step at transfer and career fairs

Planning your next steps after graduation or looking for a new career opportunity? The Career Develo...
Seminole State's new personal safety app featured on WKMG-TV

Seminole State's new personal safety app featured on WKMG-TV

Ready to graduate? Stop by Grad Fair, Oct. 13-15

Ready to graduate? Stop by Grad Fair, Oct. 13-15

Enrollment Services and Seminole State College Bookstores are inviting students who are ready to gra...
Seminole State introduces free personal safety app

Seminole State introduces free personal safety app

Seminole State College recently introduced the LifeLine Response Enterprise personal safety mobile a...
Financial aid processing begins for Fall Term

Financial aid processing begins for Fall Term

The Office of Financial Aid would like students to know that processing for loans and grants began o...
Seminole State to undergo parking and facilities renovations during the Fall Term

Seminole State to undergo parking and facilities renovations during the Fall Term

Seminole State College will be making upgrades and improvements on several parking lots and roadways...
Seminole State trustees approve proposal to expand Altamonte Springs Campus

Seminole State trustees approve proposal to expand Altamonte Springs Campus

The Seminole State College District Board of Trustees, at its meeting on Monday, Aug. 31, unanimousl...
See what's new for Fall Term, beginning Aug. 24

See what's new for Fall Term, beginning Aug. 24

With new course offerings coming this fall and extensive new construction and development on the way...
In Brief: Winner named in DSS poster competition

In Brief: Winner named in DSS poster competition

Seminole state fine arts student Kathryn Mineer designed the winning entry in the Disability Awarene...
Seminole State soliciting proposals for Altamonte Springs Campus

Seminole State soliciting proposals for Altamonte Springs Campus

In accordance with Florida Statutes, Seminole State is soliciting proposals related to expansion at ...
Altamonte fireworks to include blue and gold salute to Seminole State

Altamonte fireworks to include blue and gold salute to Seminole State

The City of Altamonte Springs will celebrate Seminole State College’s 50th anniversary as part of ...
Trustees freeze tuition for Fall Term 2015

Trustees freeze tuition for Fall Term 2015

For the fourth consecutive fall, tuition for Seminole State College of Florida's more than 30,000 st...
$11.5 million approved for new Sanford/Lake Mary student services facility

$11.5 million approved for new Sanford/Lake Mary student services facility

Florida's 2015-16 budget includes $11.5 million for a student services building on Seminole State Co...
Sanford Museum display tells Seminole State’s 50-year history

Sanford Museum display tells Seminole State’s 50-year history

The Seminole State College Library, in partnership with the City of Sanford, is presenting “Celebr...
Meet Seminole State’s new campus deputy

Meet Seminole State’s new campus deputy

Deputy Debbie Galutz will provide a visible presence on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, working closel...
Three generations reflect on how Seminole State shaped their lives

Three generations reflect on how Seminole State shaped their lives

Nearly 50 years ago, a chance encounter changed the future for a Casselberry family who now has a le...
Seminole State BOT approves agreement for $10 million Wellness Center concept

Seminole State BOT approves agreement for $10 million Wellness Center concept

The agreement, with The Keith Corporation, would transform the gym at the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus i...
Center for Economic Development named 2015 Small Business Champion

Center for Economic Development named 2015 Small Business Champion

Seminole State College’s Center for Economic Development (CED) has won the 2015 Small Business Cha...
Barnes & Noble chosen to manage Seminole State's campus bookstores

Barnes & Noble chosen to manage Seminole State's campus bookstores

Barnes & Noble College has been named the new operator of Seminole State College's three campus book...
New students: Start smart this summer at Seminole State

New students: Start smart this summer at Seminole State

With Summer Term starting this week, you may have questions. So we prepared this guide to help you m...
Kate Henry named VP, marketing and strategic communications

Kate Henry named VP, marketing and strategic communications

As VP, Henry will provide senior leadership in planning, developing, coordinating, implementing and ...
Seminole State named a STEM Jobs Employer

Seminole State named a STEM Jobs Employer

Just three months after being recognized as a STEM Jobs Approved College, Seminole State College has...
2015 United Way campaign kickoffs this month

2015 United Way campaign kickoffs this month

Seminole State is helping the Heart of Florida United Way with this year's campaign: Support a healt...
Governor reappoints two to Board of Trustees

Governor reappoints two to Board of Trustees

Gov. Rick Scott has reappointed Trustees Wendy H. Brandon and Jeffrey M. Bauer to the Seminole State...
Grainger offering two $2,000 scholarships

Grainger offering two $2,000 scholarships

Seminole State College is partnering with W.W. Grainger to offer two $2,000 scholarships for student...
Seminole State celebrates African American History Month

Seminole State celebrates African American History Month

Seminole State College will celebrate African American History Month with several events for student...
Seminole State partners with mtvU

Seminole State partners with mtvU

Seminole State College of Florida has partnered with mtvU to provide programming designed specifical...
50 Days of Service: Celebrate by giving back

50 Days of Service: Celebrate by giving back

Seminole State College is celebrating a half-century of expanding access to higher education in Cen...
Seminole State recognized as a STEM Jobs College

Seminole State recognized as a STEM Jobs College

Seminole State College has been named a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved College. This honor, given by Victor...
Dr. McGee wins Atlantic Institute education award

Dr. McGee wins Atlantic Institute education award

Dr. E. Ann McGee, president of Seminole State College, was one of four honorees at the Atlantic Inst...
Seminole State BOT chairman named OBJ 40 Under 40 honoree

Seminole State BOT chairman named OBJ 40 Under 40 honoree

Alex Setzer, chairman of Seminole State College of Florida's District Board of Trustees, has been se...
Robin Parker honored with ACDA music award

Robin Parker honored with ACDA music award

Robin Parker, Music Program coordinator and accompanist at Seminole State College, has been recogniz...
College wins multiple awards for communications, marketing projects

College wins multiple awards for communications, marketing projects

Seminole State College of Florida has won a series of awards for communications and marketing projec...
Civic Dialogue Series to focus on political hot topics

Civic Dialogue Series to focus on political hot topics

With the Nov. 4 election approaching, students, faculty and staff are invited to explore different p...
College receives $2M grant for construction training

College receives $2M grant for construction training

Seminole State College has received a training grant worth nearly $2 million as part of the Trade Ad...
Seminole State's founding family honored during 2014 Collegewide Convocation

Seminole State's founding family honored during 2014 Collegewide Convocation

Seminole State College of Florida launched its 50th anniversary to employees at its annual Collegewi...
ITN issued for Sanford/Lake Mary Wellness Center

ITN issued for Sanford/Lake Mary Wellness Center

Seminole State has issued an Intent to Negotiate (ITN) to solicit responses from interested parties ...
Seminole State moves ahead with Wellness Center project

Seminole State moves ahead with Wellness Center project

Seminole State College's Board of Trustees agreed to a concept, vision and timeline for a proposed W...
Seminole State receives national award for excellence in diversity

Seminole State receives national award for excellence in diversity

Seminole State College is one of only three colleges and universities in Florida honored with a 2014...
Help shape the future of Seminole State

Help shape the future of Seminole State

As Seminole State College's 50th anniversary approaches, the College is reviewing its Mission, Visio...
Seminole State plans five study abroad trips in 2015

Seminole State plans five study abroad trips in 2015

Seminole State College’s Study Abroad programs for 2015 will take travelers through world-famous c...
Seminole State receives $77,000 Duke Energy grant to create mobile solar-energy lab

Seminole State receives $77,000 Duke Energy grant to create mobile solar-energy lab

The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded Seminole State College a $77,000 grant to develop and impleme...
College’s marketing projects earn national recognition

College’s marketing projects earn national recognition

Seminole State College has won two national awards for marketing projects in the 35th annual Telly A...
GM donates state-of-the-art vehicles to Automotive Program

GM donates state-of-the-art vehicles to Automotive Program

Seminole State College has received a much-needed update to the fleet of vehicles available for its ...
Atlantic Institute agreement will open student exchanges with Turkey

Atlantic Institute agreement will open student exchanges with Turkey

As part of its ongoing commitment to cultivating a globally rich learning environment, Seminole Stat...
CareerSource offering on-campus assistance for students

CareerSource offering on-campus assistance for students

Preparing to enter the workforce or make a career transition? CareerSource Central Florida is partne...
Seminole State student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

Seminole State student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

Seminole State College has notified students and employees that a student who took a class at the Ov...
No tuition increase for Seminole State College students

No tuition increase for Seminole State College students

For the third consecutive year, tuition for Seminole State College of Florida's 32,000 students will...
Psychology students participate in service-learning mentoring program

Psychology students participate in service-learning mentoring program

Seminole State College students are making a difference for elementary school children through a ser...
Seminole State selects career development center director

Seminole State selects career development center director

Heather Engelking has been named the director of the Career Development Center at Seminole State Col...
Seminole State honors 2014 writing contest winners

Seminole State honors 2014 writing contest winners

The English Department at Seminole State College recognized the winners of three student writing com...
Honors student wins $30,000 transfer scholarship

Honors student wins $30,000 transfer scholarship

In a little more than a year, 18-year-old Gabriella Nicholas will have earned her two-year degree fr...
Dr. Carol Clayton remembered as 'guiding force' for College's PTA Program

Dr. Carol Clayton remembered as 'guiding force' for College's PTA Program

Dr. Carol Clayton, former program manager for the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Seminole S...
Seminole State Speaker Series presents Dr. Bernice King

Seminole State Speaker Series presents Dr. Bernice King

Seminole State College of Florida's Speaker Series will present Dr. Bernice King, youngest daughter ...
Biology Colloquium series to focus on environment

Biology Colloquium series to focus on environment

This semester, Seminole State College's Biology Department is teaming up with the Environmental Init...
Help reduce the spread of the flu

Help reduce the spread of the flu

With the flu season at its peak, Seminole State College of Florida’s Office of Safety and Security...
Financial Aid makes changes to better serve students

Financial Aid makes changes to better serve students

Seminole State College’s Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships has announced changes for Spring...
College Goal Saturday offering free FAFSA help

College Goal Saturday offering free FAFSA help

Experts from Seminole State will be available on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., to offer...
Seminole State grad, former Miss Venezuela, fatally shot

Seminole State grad, former Miss Venezuela, fatally shot

Seminole State College alumna Monica Spear, a former Miss Venezuela, was shot and killed in Venezuel...
Requests for qualifications released for Altamonte campus expansion

Requests for qualifications released for Altamonte campus expansion

Seminole State College is looking to award two contracts as it moves forward with the massive 1.4 mi...
Seminole State Speaker Series focuses on Civil Rights movement

Seminole State Speaker Series focuses on Civil Rights movement

Seminole State College will continue its Speaker Series with a documentary film based on the book, F...
Multi-agency emergency exercise at Seminole State tests preparedness, collaboration

Multi-agency emergency exercise at Seminole State tests preparedness, collaboration

An emergency exercise Friday at Seminole State's Oviedo Campus included about 40 representatives fro...
Learn about Study Abroad trips at info session

Learn about Study Abroad trips at info session

Seminole State College’s Center for Global Engagement will host an information session for student...
Seminole State Career Fair set for Nov. 12

Seminole State Career Fair set for Nov. 12

Meet with nearly 50 potential employers at Seminole State College's Career Fair on Tuesday, Nov. 12....
Seminole State, SCPS unite to support education

Seminole State, SCPS unite to support education

Seminole State College and Seminole County Public Schools are partnering to create a positive learni...
SCPS invited to become anchor partner in Altamonte Springs Campus expansion

SCPS invited to become anchor partner in Altamonte Springs Campus expansion

Seminole State College of Florida’s District Board of Trustees extended an official invitation to ...
See the world with Seminole State’s Travel Study

See the world with Seminole State’s Travel Study

Seminole State College of Florida’s Travel Study programs for the 2013-14 academic year will take ...
Report: Altamonte Springs expansion will create dozens of programs, partnerships

Report: Altamonte Springs expansion will create dozens of programs, partnerships

Seminole State College's Academic Affairs leadership has identified dozens of new degrees or program...
BOT chairman Scott Howat named Florida Trustee of the Year

BOT chairman Scott Howat named Florida Trustee of the Year

Scott Howat, chairman of the Seminole State College Board of Trustees, has been honored as the 2013 ...
City of Altamonte Springs receives College's highest honor

City of Altamonte Springs receives College's highest honor

President Dr. E. Ann McGee presented this year’s Community Pathfinder Award to the City of Altamon...
Banned Book Week Edible Book Contest seeks contestants

Banned Book Week Edible Book Contest seeks contestants

Put your chef’s thinking cap on and come up with some literary delicacies for the Banned Book ...
President Ann McGee: 'It all begins with you'

President Ann McGee: 'It all begins with you'

Seminole State College President Dr. E. Ann McGee recorded a short video to welcome students to Fall...
A healthy start: College goes tobacco-free starting Aug. 26

A healthy start: College goes tobacco-free starting Aug. 26

The use of all tobacco products is banned on all Seminole State sites. This includes parking lots an...
Student email is now Office 365

Student email is now Office 365

As of July 23, student Live Mail accounts were switched to the new Office 365 system.
College's website boasts new responsive design

College's website boasts new responsive design

In its most complex website upgrade in more than 10 years, Seminole State College has introduced a m...
Alumni, employees urged to share memories in advance of 50th anniversary

Alumni, employees urged to share memories in advance of 50th anniversary

Seminole State College is launching plans for a celebration nearly 50 years in the making by asking ...
Seeds, reads offered at library

Seeds, reads offered at library

The seed library bloomed from an idea that Lynda Cole got when she learned of a “seed library” t...
PBL earns 23 top-5 finishes at state competition

PBL earns 23 top-5 finishes at state competition

Seminole State College's Phi Beta Lambda chapter placed 23 teams and individuals in the top five acr...
Diversity Council honors educational excellence

Diversity Council honors educational excellence

The Diversity Council and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Seminole State College of Florida...
Students named to 2013 All-Florida Academic Team

Students named to 2013 All-Florida Academic Team

Five Seminole State College honors students have been named to the 2013 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Fl...
Seminole State to host Veterans Outreach events

Seminole State to host Veterans Outreach events

The Veterans Affairs Office at Seminole State is partnering with the University of Central Florida t...
Learn more about $10K bachelor's degree plan

Learn more about $10K bachelor's degree plan

Starting in August, Seminole State will offer an incentive scholarship for its B.S. Construction deg...
Sanford/Lake Mary Student Services reopening

Sanford/Lake Mary Student Services reopening

Renovations to Student Services (building A) on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus have been completed ear...
Students asked to participate in national survey

Students asked to participate in national survey

More than 1,000 students in randomly selected classes at Seminole State and at many other colleges a...
College offers free FAFSA assistance Feb. 18

College offers free FAFSA assistance Feb. 18

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships will host FAFSA Help Desk on Monday, Feb. 18, from 3-7 ...
Dr. McGee selected for Orlando EDC's top award

Dr. McGee selected for Orlando EDC's top award

President Dr. E. Ann McGee is the 2013 recipient of the James B. Greene Economic Development Award, ...
Student Affairs remodel begins Jan. 25

Student Affairs remodel begins Jan. 25

To better serve students, Student Services in building A on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus will be clo...
Year in Review: Top news stories of 2012

Year in Review: Top news stories of 2012

2012 was another year of changes and achievement for Seminole State. Here's a look at the top 12 new...
Professors move to renovated building F offices

Professors move to renovated building F offices

Seminole State College faculty and staff are relocating to their new offices now that renovations to...
Seminole State, Harvest Time partner to give aid

Seminole State, Harvest Time partner to give aid

Representatives from Harvest Time International will be on campus Nov. 13-14 to share information ab...
Veterans Day Ceremony set for Nov. 9

Veterans Day Ceremony set for Nov. 9

Seminole State College of Florida is holding a Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 9, to honor tho...
Finalists chosen in 'Name the QEP' contest

Finalists chosen in 'Name the QEP' contest

The Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Committee is asking faculty, staff and students to choose between...
College conducts emergency exercise at Heathrow

College conducts emergency exercise at Heathrow

Seminole State collaborated with Seminole County first responders to conduct a full-scale exercise o...
Travel Study takes students around the world

Travel Study takes students around the world

Seminole State College's diverse 2013 Travel Study programs will take participants on themed journey...
Copyright expert to speak Sept. 28

Copyright expert to speak Sept. 28

Dr. Ken Crews, founding director of the Copyright Advisory Office at Columbia University, will condu...
College to host free success, finance workshops

College to host free success, finance workshops

The Foundation Scholars Program is sponsoring an array of free workshops and seminars throughout the...
Hawkinson brings butterfly garden back to life

Hawkinson brings butterfly garden back to life

Butterflies are once again sipping nectar from milkweed and other plants in the garden created just ...
Student wins iPad for completing survey

Student wins iPad for completing survey

Marissa Garcia is the lucky winner of Seminole State's iPad giveaway. Garcia completed a "Tell Us Li...
Pi Lambda honors student earns national award

Pi Lambda honors student earns national award

Seminole State's honor society has been busy this semester attending banquets and conventions and re...
Students: Rate your Seminole State experience

Students: Rate your Seminole State experience

To serve students more effectively and completely, Seminole State College is always looking for feed...
Seminole State shines at PBL state conference

Seminole State shines at PBL state conference

Seminole State's Phi Beta Lambda chapter placed in the top five in 19 of 27 competitions at the 62nd...
Five students named to All-Florida Academic Team

Five students named to All-Florida Academic Team

Five Seminole State College honors students have been named to the 2012 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Fl...
Cashier Services relocating for renovations

Cashier Services relocating for renovations

The first floor of the Weldon Administration Building (building A) on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus i...
Student 2011 tax forms now available online

Student 2011 tax forms now available online

Students now can access their 2011 financial aid tax documents online through the self-service secti...
Seminole State revamps Future Student site

Seminole State revamps Future Student site

Seminole State College recently launched an improved Future Student section of the website that is d...
Moves clear way for renovations, expansion

Moves clear way for renovations, expansion

Faculty and staff at the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus are closing the year with new offices, many moving...
Seminole State introduces Blue & Gold Card

Seminole State introduces Blue & Gold Card

Students, faculty and staff can request their new Seminole State College official ID card now. The B...
Gov. Scott appoints Jeffrey M. Bauer to Board

Gov. Scott appoints Jeffrey M. Bauer to Board

Bauer, an insurance agent and consultant, will serve a term ending on May 31, 2014. He is the fourth...
College wins awards for marketing projects

College wins awards for marketing projects

Seminole State College of Florida has won a series of awards for public relations and marketing proj...
New MySeminoleState features ease registration

New MySeminoleState features ease registration

Seminole State College has added two new features in MySeminoleState, pop-up messaging and Swap, des...
Panel to feature accounting industry experts

Panel to feature accounting industry experts

Considering an accounting career? Seminole State College of Florida's Student Accounting Society wil...
Educator leaves $2 million legacy to College

Educator leaves $2 million legacy to College

Longtime Seminole County educator Robert J. Schmidt wanted his legacy to reflect his life's work of ...
Governor appoints three to Board of Trustees

Governor appoints three to Board of Trustees

Gov. Rick Scott has announced the reappointment of Scott D. Howat and the appointments of Wendy H. B...
Nursing lab chosen for commercial

Nursing lab chosen for commercial

The Altamonte Springs Campus will be featured in a television commercial that will air across Florid...
Chiller plant to receive $500,000 upgrade

Chiller plant to receive $500,000 upgrade

Seminole State College has received a $500,000 grant from the Florida Energy and Climate Commission ...
Students Affairs Update: Thursday, July 14

Students Affairs Update: Thursday, July 14

Student Affairs is continuing its effort to keep students informed by offering financial aid and reg...
New feature helps students track progress

New feature helps students track progress

"My Advisement Report," a self-service degree audit, is designed to keep students up to date about t...
Student Affairs Update: Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Student Affairs Update: Wednesday, July 13, 2011

In an effort to better inform students and improve your experience at Seminole State College, Studen...
Bachelor's degree info. sessions set for summer

Bachelor's degree info. sessions set for summer

Learn about Seminole State College's five new bachelor's degrees by attending a summer information s...
Prizes, displays celebrate National Library Week

Prizes, displays celebrate National Library Week

The libraries at all Seminole State College campuses will celebrate National Library Week with displ...
Time capsule sealed at Oviedo Campus

Time capsule sealed at Oviedo Campus

To mark the 10th anniversary of the Oviedo Campus at Seminole State College, a time capsule was inst...
Oviedo Campus turns 10; College shapes future

Oviedo Campus turns 10; College shapes future

Seminole State College celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Oviedo Campus on Friday, March 18, wit...
Daniel Ellsberg to speak at College on Thursday

Daniel Ellsberg to speak at College on Thursday

Daniel Ellsberg, the former military analyst who copied and leaked to the media thousands of top-sec...
Safety and parking information

Safety and parking information

The holidays have come and gone, and a new term is about to begin. Seminole State's Safety and Secur...
Seminole State's top stories of 2010

Seminole State's top stories of 2010

2010 was another year of historic growth and changes the College. Here is a look back at some of the...
College recognized for interactive video

College recognized for interactive video

Seminole State College won a bronze Medallion Award for an interactive recruitment video. The video ...
Veterans sought for $2,000 scholarships

Veterans sought for $2,000 scholarships

Seminole State College of Florida is partnering with W.W. Grainger to offer two $2,000 scholarships ...
Community Pathfinder Award goes to Wharton-Smith

Community Pathfinder Award goes to Wharton-Smith

Seminole State College of Florida President Dr. E. Ann McGee presented this year's Community Pathfin...
Renovation will transform '60s-style building

Renovation will transform '60s-style building

Building L, the oldest classroom building on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, will become a sleek, ener...
Tips to help you stay safe

Tips to help you stay safe

As the Fall Term gets under way, Seminole State's Safety and Security Department would like to offer...
Live Mail is College's new student e-mail system

Live Mail is College's new student e-mail system

Seminole State College has launched a new student e-mail system. The College is partnering with Micr...
Live Mail to replace MyMail

Live Mail to replace MyMail

As of Monday, Aug. 9, Seminole State College will have a new student e-mail system. The College is p...
College to upgrade emergency notification system

College to upgrade emergency notification system

Seminole State College of Florida has received a $154,000 grant from the state Department of Educati...
Student competes to become MTV's first 'TJ'

Student competes to become MTV's first 'TJ'

Seminole State College student Annette M. Torres is atwitter with anticipation: On Friday, July 23, ...
SACS team to visit Seminole State this week

SACS team to visit Seminole State this week

A team of educators from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) will visit Seminole...
Legal Studies, Learning Connection start program

Legal Studies, Learning Connection start program

Human Resources' Learning Connection has partnered with the Legal Studies Program to offer the Law f...
A guide to Seminole State's Newsroom

A guide to Seminole State's Newsroom

Get to know The Newsroom, a new way to find out what's going on at Seminole State. The Newsroom offe...
OBJ Publisher's Award goes to Dr. McGee

OBJ Publisher's Award goes to Dr. McGee

The award from the Orlando Business Journal honored Dr. McGee for her leadership in growing the coll...
New Web address for Seminole State

New Web address for Seminole State

Having trouble e-mailing someone at Seminole State? Check to make sure you're using seminolestate.ed...
Board approves Altamonte Springs expansion

Board approves Altamonte Springs expansion

Seminole State College is tripling the size of its newest campus with the acquisition of 25.4 acres ...
Seminole State to host microcar show

Seminole State to host microcar show

Seminole State's Automotive Department will host a microcar show on Friday, March 26, at 10:30 a.m. ...
Weekend of events honors campus makeover

Weekend of events honors campus makeover

To celebrate the $85 million transformation of Seminole State College of Florida's Sanford/Lake Mary...
Partnership Center Library opening March 15

Partnership Center Library opening March 15

The Sanford/Lake Mary Campus Library will close from Friday, March 5 through Sunday, March 14, to fi...
New look for Seminole State's Web site

New look for Seminole State's Web site

Seminole State College has launched a Web site redesign to reflect its recent name change. The redes...
Where did all the books go? Library in transition

Where did all the books go? Library in transition

With the start of Spring Term classes on Jan. 11, students on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus are using...
Safety and parking reminders

Safety and parking reminders

Welcome back! As we prepare for another semester, students, faculty and staff should keep these tips...
Sanford/Lake Mary parking and construction updates

Sanford/Lake Mary parking and construction updates

Students, faculty and staff can expect a few more changes around the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus this s...
L building renovation starting soon

L building renovation starting soon

The project will be completed in phases, starting with the third floor and working down. All third-f...
Schaffner receives FACC award

Schaffner receives FACC award

Florida Association of Community Colleges gives former trustee its Distinguished Service Member Awar...
LYNX changes affect Seminole State

LYNX changes affect Seminole State

The Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (LYNX) has announced new service to Seminole S...
A guide to the name change

A guide to the name change

We've prepared a guide to address some of the questions being asked about the College's recent name ...
College has new name

College has new name

The Board of Trustees unanimously approved renaming the 44-year-old institution Seminole State Colle...
Quotes about the name change

Quotes about the name change

Here are some thoughts about the College's new name from members of the District Board of Trustees a...
Parking changes affect S/LM Campus

Parking changes affect S/LM Campus

Two new student lots are now open. The Sanford/Lake Mary Campus map outlines all available parking o...
Former SCC trustee passes away

Former SCC trustee passes away

Dr. William Roberts, a former Sanford mayor, passed away July 27, 2009.
SCC announces name change

SCC announces name change

The community is invited to submit its suggestions through a survey on SCC's Web site. SCC is changi...
Board of Trustees elects new leaders

Board of Trustees elects new leaders

Chair Lisa Greer and Vice Chair Scott Howat were elected during the District Board of Trustees meeti...

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German astronomers visit Seminole State’s Planetarium

German astronomers visit Seminole State’s PlanetariumSeminole State’s Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium played host to a team of German planetarians who were the winners of the International Planetarium Society (IPS) “Week in the United States” professional development competition.Read More »

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Seminole State receives approval for new Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing

Seminole State receives approval for new Bachelor of Science degree in NursingMore highly trained, qualified nurses will soon join the Central Florida workforce as Seminole State College has received approval from the State Board of Education to enroll its first Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) class in the spring of 2018.Read More »

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Seminole State welcomes new directors, dean

Seminole State welcomes new directors, deanSeminole State College of Florida has welcomed two new directors and a dean to its staff. Aaron Hanlin and Morgan Tracy are serving as directors at the College, and Michelle Franz is a new dean.Read More »

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