Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery to Feature Artwork of Kurt Holyoke
Tampa artist Kurt Holyoke presents What Lies Beneath at PHSC’s Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery beginning October 7, 2015. Holyoke counts the late Robert Rauschenberg as one of the inspirations for his work and has inspired many local college students himself as a drawing and painting instructor. Holyoke’s work has been featured in the Tampa Museum of Art as well as the Telfair Museum of Art in Savannah, Ga. among many other well-known venues. What Lies Beneath will be on exhibit through October 28, 2015 and PHSC’s Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery is free and open to the public.
Governor Applauds College Freshman, Pledges Support via Tax-free Textbooks
In a letter directed to students beginning their college journey this fall, Governor Rick Scott offers congratulations and encouraging words for the future. This special communication from Tallahassee expresses our own sentiments as well—that our students accomplish their life's goals and enjoy success in future endeavors. Read the letter from the Governor. And again, congratulations for taking the first step toward a brighter future!
Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch to Host Career Fair
On average, every corporate job opening attracts 250 résumés! Polished interviewing skills are essential for all job seekers, along with a professional appearance and a résumé that separates you from the crowded pool of applicants. Invest in your future by attending these seminars hosted by PHSC’s Career and Testing Services professionals on Wednesday, October 14 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. and return on Thursday, October 15 between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. to showcase your new skills to more than 30 local employers!
PHSC Offers BLS CPR Certification Courses
Are you in need of Basic Life Support (BLS) certification? Earn your credential at Pasco-Hernando State College, an official American Heart Association Training Center, and gain an edge on the competition!
Volleyball Athletes Miller and Staengle Sign Letters of Intent
Congratulations to Logan Miller and Melina Staengle, volleyball players from the 2014-15 PHSC women’s volleyball team, who signed letters of intent to both play volleyball at Chicago State University in Chicago.
Internship Program Expands to Include AA Students
Gain a Competitive Edge with New AA Internship Course
More than 50 percent of 2012 college graduates who participated in an internship received at least one job offer. Plus, 95 percent of employers are looking for college grads with experience, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Students who participate in PHSC’s new AA internship course, available fall 2015, will enhance their critical thinking skills, written and oral communication skills, and gain real-world experience in their chosen field.
PHSC DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES ELECTS NEW LEADERS
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) District Board of Trustees (DBOT) elected a new chair and vice chair for the 2015-2016 academic year at its July board meeting. Trustee Morris Porton was elected to serve as chair and Trustee Edward Blommel was elected as vice chair.