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 To Host Collegewide Black History Month Events

February 5, 2018 - Pasco-Hernando State College will feature several exceptional presentations to honor African-American heritage during February’s Black History Month. “Revisiting Frederick Douglass, A Monologue,” presented by actor Donald L. Dowridge Jr., offers a dramatic exploration of the…

PHSC To Host Heart Health Fair in Dade City

February 4, 2019 - Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Heart Health Fair in Dade City, on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the East Campus, 36727 Blanton Road., from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Conference Center, A240. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit with local health and…

PHSC Seeks Employers to Participate in Job Fair in Wesley Chapel

January 31, 2019 - Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC), Metro Development Group, CareerSource Pasco Hernando, and the North Tampa Bay Chamber are seeking employers to participate in the third annual Metro Job Fair scheduled on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held…

PHSC Take Stock in Children Hosts Strides for Education 5K in Spring Hill

January 28, 2019 - Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Take Stock in Children (TSIC) for Hernando County will hold the sixth annual Strides for Education 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, February 2 at 8 a.m. at the PHSC Spring Hill Campus, 450 Beverly Court. The event is part of a statewide effort to…

PHSC to Host “Making a King: The Contested Legacies of a Civil Rights Icon”

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host the 34th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecture Series featuring Derrick White, Ph.D., visiting professor, Dartmouth College and historian and scholar of Black studies. White will present “Making a King: The Contested Legacies of a Civil…

PHSC to Host Human Trafficking Awareness Event in Dade City

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Human Trafficking Awareness event in Dade City, on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at the East Campus, 36727 Blanton Road., from 11 a.m. to noon, in the Conference Center, building A, room 240. In honor of National Human Trafficking Awareness Day,…

PHSC to Host Pasco County Business Development Week Events

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) is a sponsor of the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Development Week. With a mission to help business professionals and entrepreneurs discover the key ingredients to help their businesses thrive in 2019, the weeklong series of events are held at…

Former PHSC Trustee, Executive Assistant, Honored by Rao Musunuru, M.D., at PHSC Winter Commencement

Pasco-Hernando State College’s (PHSC) winter commencement, held on Tuesday, December 11, included presentations of two $10,000 donations to the PHSC Foundation provided by Rao Musunuru, M.D., member and past-chair, PHSC District Board of Trustees and nationally renowned local cardiologist. The…

PHSC Offers Early Childhood Center Operations Course

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) is offering a course for childcare directors to become credentialed. The 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.S…

PHSC Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery Presents Clyde Butcher Cuba Exhibit

Pasco-Hernando State College’s Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery will exhibit CUBA: The Natural Beauty, presented by nationally acclaimed nature photographer Clyde Butcher from January 9 through February 22, 2019. An opening reception, sponsored by the PHSC Student Government Association, will be held…

Duke Energy Foundation Named Philanthropic Corporation of the Year

On November 13, 2018, local philanthropists were honored and celebrated at the 8th annual National Philanthropy Day® luncheon hosted by the Nature Coast Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). The PHSC Foundation nominated the Duke Energy Foundation, which was selected as the…

PHSC Grads Celebrate Success at Winter Commencement

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host winter commencement on Tuesday, December 11, in the Physical Fitness Center at the West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge Road. Two commencement ceremonies will honor graduates earning bachelor’s and associate’s degrees, certificates and diplomas.…

New Program Lets College Students Monitor Water Quality at Hunters Lake

A brand new program for Pasco-Hernando State College is giving students a hands-on approach to help monitor water quality in Florida lakes. Caitlin Gille and her environmental science students from Pasco-Hernando State College are on a mission to help the future of one of Hernando County's biggest…

PHSC Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch Provost Named Business Leader of the Year and Awarded 2018 Chairman’s Award

Kevin O’Farrell, Ph.D., Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch provost, was named 2018 Business Leader of the Year by the North Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce. The announcement came at the Chamber’s annual 2018 Celebrating Excellence in Business Awards Banquet at the…

PHSC Hosts Job Fair in Dade City

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC), CareerSource Pasco Hernando and Dade City Chamber of Commerce will host a Job and Internship Fair on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event will be held at the PHSC East Campus in Dade City, 36727 Blanton Road. “We are thrilled to host…

PHSC Defends State/Regional Women’s Cross Country Champion Title

PHSCs D’Angelo named FCSAA Runner of the Year; Wachtel named Coach of the Year. Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) defended their third straight state/regional title as National Junior College Athletic Association/Florida College System Activities Association (NJCAA/FCSAA) Region 8 Women’s Cross…

PHSC Joins Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts

Donations are now being accepted to help support individuals and families who experienced extensive loss to personal property and possessions during Hurricane Michael. Monetary donations may be sent to: Philadelphia Primitive Baptist Church Hurricane Relief Fund, c/o Ms. Minnie Likely, 274 Avenue D…

PHSC Announces Overall Winners in 5k Run With The Bobcats

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) hosted its Annual 5K Run with the Bobcats on October 21 at the West Campus in New Port Richey. The top overall male winner, Kevin Jaquez, of Wesley Chapel, finished with a time of 17:12. PHSC women’s cross country runner, Olivia D’Angelo, finished first overall…

PHSC to Host DUI Awareness Seminar in Wesley Chapel

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a DUI Awareness Seminar on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at the Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch in Wesley Chapel, 2727 Mansfield Blvd. from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Conference Center, building B, room 303. Guest speakers Ellen Snelling, chair of Tampa…

Early Voting Kicks off in Pasco, Hernando and Manatee

Early voting starts Wednesday in Pasco, Hernando and Manatee counties. Election officials in Pasco say there are already signs this could be a record year for voter turnout.  Pasco County has already broken county records in terms of voter participation in the 2018 General Election, and it could…

PHSC Begins Work on Quality Enhancement Plan as Part of SACSCOC Reaccreditation

As part of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) 2020 Reaffirmation of Accreditation process, Pasco-Hernando State College is required to develop a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). A QEP is defined by SACSCOC as a “course of action that is specific to an…

PHSC Volleyball Clinches First Place in FCSAA/NJCAA Region 8 Sun-Lakes Conference

Pasco-Hernando State College women’s volleyball team clinched the regular season Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA)/National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 8 Division II Sun-Lakes Conference with a 3-2 win at Lake Sumter College last week. The Bobcats went 9-0…

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 November 20, 2018 board meeting, to be held at 6 p.m. at the Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch in Wesley Chapel, 2727 Mansfield Blvd. Fee adjustment proposals are…

PHSC to Host 5K Run With the Bobcats

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host its Annual 5K Run with the Bobcats on Sunday, October 21 at the West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge Road. The 5K race start is 8 a.m., followed by a free family fun run at 9 a.m. Community members, faculty, staff, and students are welcome to…

PHSC Offers Fast Track Mini-Term Classes

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) is offering a variety of classes in Term IB, a mini-semester allowing students to complete coursework in half the time of a regular semester. Term IB classes begin on October 15 and run through December 7. The Term IB course schedule is available online at info.…