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Sen. Blunt highlights key funding for Pell Grants at STLCC press conference

The cost of higher education is an important issue for students, college administrators and elected legislative officials. U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee that funds the Department of Education, took time to visit colleges across the state to give an update on Pell Grants and other government funding for college […]

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Siech Takes Science beyond the Classroom

Katie Siech’s passion for the environment is apparent in everything she does. Along with running the science laboratory at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood, she teaches biology classes and serves as the Science Club adviser. When she’s not assisting students on campus, Siech enjoys advocating for the environment and promoting the field of environmental science. Siech […]

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STLCC-Wildwood Unveils 10th Annual Literary Journal

St. Louis Community College-Wildwood unveiled its 10th edition of “Sycamore,” an annual of poetry, prose and art. The 2018 edition spans 76 pages. The magazine features 22 literary works ranging from fiction to creative non-fiction, drama and poetry. The magazine also includes photographs of paintings and drawings created by 17 art students. Faculty members Mark […]

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STLCC Chapters Earn Awards at Missouri PTK Convention

St. Louis Community College’s chapters of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, have had a successful year. In addition to receiving a number of chapter awards at the Missouri Regional Convention in March, several students were honored with individual awards for their leadership contributions. STLCC-Wildwood’s Beta Rho Epsilon Chapter received eight […]

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STLCC Students to Receive Leadership Awards

Four St. Louis Community College students will be recognized for outstanding leadership on their campuses. Ethan Arneson, Nichele Bates, Tony Williams and Chance Whitlatch each received the 2018 Student Leadership Award from the Missouri Community College Association later this month. The awards are presented annually to an exceptional student leader from each of Missouri’s colleges/campuses. […]

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STLCC Students Receive Academic Honors

Several St. Louis Community College students will be recognized for academic excellence this month. Coca-Cola Scholars STLCC-Wildwood students Breana Houska and Sarah Larash have been named 2018 Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholars. The students each will receive a $1,500 scholarship. STLCC-Meramec’s Christine George was named a Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar and will receive a […]

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Selmon Follows Path to STLCC through McDonald’s

You might think it would take working many, many extra shifts at McDonald’s to earn enough money for college tuition. Think again. Just ask Audra Selmon. Selmon, a shift manager at the Westport McDonald’s, is attending St. Louis Community College-Forest Park through an education assistance program. Selmon is earning more than $1,000 in tuition assistance […]

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STLCC-South County Hosts Innovative High School Program

St. Louis Community College’s South County location is a host for the St. Louis Centers for Advanced Professional Studies, or STL CAPS, a multi-district partnership that provides high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to fast-forward into their future. The program, which includes students from the Affton, Bayless, Rockwood and Mehlville school districts, allows participants […]

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