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(01-19-2017) SCF Foundation to Present Kingston Trio
State College of Florida Foundation brings the Kingston Trio to Bradenton at 2 p.m. Jan. 29 as part of its Sundays at Neel series. The concert series will be held at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota's Neel Performing Arts Center, 5840 26th St. W.
General admission is $35. Sundays at Neel is a series of fundraising concerts that benefit State College of Florida Foundation scholarships.
(01-19-2017) Register Now for SCF's Spring Break Program for Kids
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will offer a spring break camp March 20-24 for students ages 7-13 at the Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch campuses.
Morning sessions are 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and afternoon sessions 1:30 to 5 p.m. Students staying all day must bring their lunch. Cost is $75 per student per session. Early morning drop-off is available for an additional fee.
(01-18-2017) SCF Board Report: January 17, 2017
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) District Board of Trustees held its regular monthly meeting Jan. 17 at SCF Lakewood Ranch.
The Board approved: • Non-financial and financial consent agenda items. • Allocated $470,000 to Capital Funds to pair with $470,000 from the SCF Foundation Board of Directors to create a $940,000 pool of money that will allow the SCF Foundation to match donations for its Capital Campaign.
(01-17-2017) More than 1,000 Graduate From SCF, Manatee-Sarasota
About 245 students will participate in graduation ceremonies at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at the Bradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Blvd., Palmetto. They are among about 1,050 students eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony after completing their degree requirements in the Summer and Fall semesters.
The graduation speaker will be Maury R. Kolchakian, an alumnus who had a long career in public service in Tallahassee. Kolchakian graduated from SCF, then Manatee Junior College, in 1973 with an Associate in Arts and received the Joe Fant Award for outstanding leadership.
(01-12-2017) SCF, Manatee-Sarasota to Present Films of the 50s
Glamour, mystery and ultimate coolness, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) offers it all during a spring series: Films of the 50s.
Films will be shown on select Tuesdays at the SCF Film Screening Room, SCF Bradenton, Building 10, Room 115, 5840 26th St. W. Film professor Del Jacobs has curated the program and will introduce the films. Sessions, which include two features and newsreel, previews and shorts from the time period, begin at 9:30 a.m. and run until about 1:30 p.m. Students and community members who want to attend one or more of the sessions may register through SCF Corporate & Community Development. Each session has an $8 registration fee.
(01-12-2017) SCF, Manatee-Sarasota Fine Art Gallery Opens "Inward Eye" Exhibit
-- The Fine Art Gallery at the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host a reception 8-10 p.m. Feb 17 for its newest exhibit, "Richard Anuszkiewicz: Inward Eye."
The exhibit runs Jan. 20 through March 1. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday. Group tours are available by appointment.
(01-10-2017) SCF Students to Showcase Musical Works in Concert
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) students will perform a variety of musical works in the Music Student Showcase concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, in SCF's Neel Performing Arts Center, 5840 26th St. W.
Admission is $10, and donations will be accepted. Sponsored by the SCF Music Educators' Club, the event will benefit SCF Music Program. All proceeds will be used to provide funding for music students' activities.
(01-10-2017) SCF Collegiate School Students Win $20,000 Scholarships
Two State College of Florida Collegiate School (SCFCS) students each won a $20,000 scholarship in a nationwide competition on financial literacy.
Alexa Brutus and Mark "Trey" Hawkins, both are 9th grade students in Deane Western's economics/finance class. The pair took top honors in the 10-week intensive financial challenge. H and R Block gave away just five scholarships this Fall as a result of its budget challenge.
(01-10-2017) SCF Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications
The State College of Florida Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. Applications will be accepted until March 20.
SCF's Foundation awarded more than 900 scholarships last year. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and be enrolled in at least six credit hours per semester to be eligible for a scholarship. Students do not have to qualify for financial aid to receive a SCF scholarship, and do not have to repay scholarship awards.
(01-10-2017) SCF Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications
The State College of Florida Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. Applications will be accepted until March 20.
SCF's Foundation awarded more than 900 scholarships last year. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and be enrolled in at least six credit hours per semester to be eligible for a scholarship. Students do not have to qualify for financial aid to receive a SCF scholarship, and do not have to repay scholarship awards.
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