With five campuses, five intercollegiate sports, more than 50 student clubs and organizations, there is a lot going on at PHSC. Check out our news, updated with the latest information when it happens.

PHSC Hosts Mental Health Collaborative Summit

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a LIFE, Spirit, and Wellness Holistic Health and Healing – Bridging Faith and Clinical Communities Summit event on Monday, September 10, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held at the PHSC West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge Rd., in…

PHSC Hosts Constitution Day Celebration at Spring Hill Campus

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Constitution Day celebration to commemorate the 1787 formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution. Events will be held on Monday and Tuesday, September 17 and 18, 2018 at the Spring Hill Campus, 450 Beverly Court from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the…

PHSC to Host Opioid Crisis Seminar in Wesley Chapel

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host an Opioid Crisis Seminar on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch in Wesley Chapel, 2727 Mansfield Blvd. The event will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in conference center B303. According to the Center for Behavioral Health…

PHSC Trustees to Review Proposed Course-Related Fee Adjustments

Pasco-Hernando State College’s District Board of Trustees (DBOT) will consider approving proposed adjusted course-related fees at its September 25, 2018 board meeting, to be held at 6 p.m. at the Spring Hill Campus at 450 Beverly Court, Spring Hill.  Fee adjustment proposals are reviewed and…

PHSC Offers Martial Arts and Self-Defense Course for Health Care Professionals

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) announces a Martial Arts and Self-Defense course for health care professionals. The course is offered as a series of six two-hour classes held on Tuesdays, beginning October 9, 2018. Classes will be held at the PHSC West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge…

PHSC Hosts Annual College Night

Pasco-Hernando State College will hold its annual College and Career Night on Tuesday, September 11 and Wednesday, September 12 for prospective students in the Pasco County area. In addition, PHSC will participate in College Night at Nature Coast Technical High School in Brooksville, on Thursday,…

PHSC Presents a Hurricane Preparation Expo in Brooksville

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Hurricane Preparation Expo, on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at its North Campus in Brooksville, 11415 Ponce de Leon Blvd. This educational expo will provide critical details on how to prepare for pending tropical storms and hurricanes to ensure that…

Snapshots of the Mesozoic: A New View of Dinosaurs Comes to PHSC Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery

Pasco-Hernando State College’s Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery will exhibit Snapshots of the Mesozoic: A New View of Dinosaurs, presented by Lyn Joyce, from August 22 through October 17, 2018. Sculptor Lyn Joyce uses specialized skills, learned as a taxidermist’s apprentice, to bring back…

PHSC Announces Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery 2018-19 Exhibit Schedule

Pasco-Hernando State College recently announced the Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery’s Distinctive Perceptions 2018-2019 exhibit line-up. This year’s fine art exhibits will provide gallery visitors the opportunity to experience an array of unique exhibits and diverse works of art. The exhibits will…

PHSC Announces New Civic Literacy Requirement

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) recently announced it will implement the new Civic Literacy requirement for Associate in Arts and bachelor’s degree seeking students.  First-time-in-college (FTIC) students, entering the Florida College System in 2018-2019, and thereafter, must satisfy the Civic…

PHSC Places Silver in State Performance Funding

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) recently placed in the silver category for state college performance funding as announced by the Chancellor’s Office, Division of Florida Colleges. The college will receive Institutional Investment Funds of $799,073 as well as State Investment Funds of $799,073…

Hernando Healthcare Foundation Welcomes New SimBaby Boy to PHSC Family

The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Nursing Department received a bundle of joy this spring in the form of a new pediatric simulation baby manikin. Purchased with funds donated by the Hernando Healthcare Foundation (HHF), “Bobby” the SimBaby is a high-tech simulator manikin that is designed to…

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 2018-2019 academic year at its July 17 board meeting, held at the college’s West Campus in New Port Richey. Trustee Robin Schneider was elected to serve as chair, succeeding Rao…

PHSC Awarded $10,000 Grant from Wells Fargo Foundation

The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $10,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation. The grant will support PHSC Concept College, a pre-collegiate dropout prevention program that targets middle and high school underserved youth. The initiative builds confidence in…

PHSC Offers Operations of an Early Childhood Center Course

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) is offering a course for childcare directors to become credentialed. The new course, Operation of an Early Childhood Center (NCP-0005) meets Florida Department of Children and Families requirements for the director credential, pursuant to section 402.305(2)(f), F…

Edward K. Roberts Fund Donates $40,000 to PHSC Foundation

The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $40,000 grant from the Edward K. Roberts Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.  The contribution will provide scholarships to PHSC students in the fall semester of 2018. Preference will be given to part-time…

PHSC Offers New Medical Scribe Program

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) recently announced the addition of a Medical Scribe Professional Training certificate program for health care and non-health care individuals. A medical scribe assists physicians with electronic health records (EHR), maximizing workflow efficiency and…

Gov. Rick Scott Reappoints Three to PHSC Board

Gov. Rick Scott recently announced the reappointment of Al Hernandez, Lee Maggard and Robin Schneider to the District Board of Trustees (DBOT) for Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC). Alvaro “Al’ Hernandez, 46, of Odessa, is vice president of marketing at Humana and received his bachelor’s and…

PHSC Fall Registration Underway

Registration for four fall sessions at Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) is underway for new and returning students. The fall course schedule is available online at info.phsc.edu/course-schedule. New students interested in taking classes this fall are urged to contact PHSC for admissions…

PHSC Men’s Baseball Head Coach Steps Down

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) recently announced that Steve Winterling will step down as men’s baseball head coach, however will remain as the College’s athletic director. Lyndon Coleman, assistant coach and recruiting coordinator, is promoted to the head coach position. A native of…

PHSC Statistics Students to Present Research Posters

Pasco-Hernando State College students of an Introduction to Statistics course will present their final product from a 10-week project during a poster presentation session on Monday, July 16 from 2 to 4 p.m., in Dade City at the East Campus Library, 36727 Blanton Road. The students worked for 10…

New PHSC Wireless Network Coming This Summer

In an effort to provide ease of access and a better user experience, PHSC’s wireless network will be upgraded this summer. Upon completion, two new wireless networks will exist. “PHSC-Wireless” will provide all PHSC Employees and Students with secure, encrypted wireless access.  It can be…

PHSC District Board Member John Mitten Reappointed to Hernando County Board of County Commissioners

On June 14, 2018, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of John Mitten to the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners. Commissioner Mitten will serve during the suspension of Commissioner Nicholas Nicholson beginning immediately. Mr. Mitten was appointed to the seat held by…

PHSC Names Deann Newton as New Head Volleyball Coach

Pasco-Hernando State College Athletic Director Steve Winterling has named Deann Newton as the head volleyball coach for the Bobcats. Newton will replace longtime coach Kim Whitney, who resigned to take a position at Calvary Christian High School in Clearwater. Newton served as Whitney’s assistant…

PHSC Men’s Baseball Players Recognized by FCSAA/NJCAA

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) men’s baseball player, Trey Pearce, was named two-time National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) DII Baseball Defensive Player of the Year in NJCAA Region 8 Men’s Baseball by the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA). The sophomore…