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STLCC Interns Help Company Grow Seeds of Innovation

NewLeaf Symbiotics  recently closed on $24 million Series C financing, taking the company closer to large-scale agriculture. According to information provided by NewLeaf,  the company will use the invested capital to commercialize seed treatment and in-furrow products for soybeans, corn, wheat, peanuts and other crops. The company is tripling the size of its research and development […]

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Nissenbaum Appointed to AHEAD Board

Linda Nissenbaum, manager of the Access Office and Disability Support Services at St. Louis Community College-Meramec, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD). Nissenbaum, a 30-year veteran of St. Louis Community College, will be the only community college representative serving on the board. She will serve […]

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Casey Shiller, left, and Shayne McCrady

STLCC Culinary Arts Featured in Sizzle Magazine

A St. Louis Community College chef and former student were featured in Sizzle Magazine for their take on the Gateau St. Honore, named for the French patron saint of pastry chefs and bakers. Casey Shiller, coordinator of the Baking and Pastry Arts program at the Forest Park campus, and Shayne McCrady teamed up to modernize […]

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STLCC Artists Featured in Urban Wanders Exhibit

Five artists from St. Louis Community College-Wildwood are among 80 featured in Stray Rescue of St. Louis’ “Urban Wanders” exhibit. The artists include students Michelle Streiff, Vicky Hefty, Mary Osborne and Tracy Synder, as well as art instructor Mark Oakely. The mixed media art exhibit runs through July 23 at the Saint Louis University Museum of […]

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Derossett Selected to Participate in NASA Summer Program

Amanda Derossett, a student at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley, recently earned an opportunity to participate in a summer program sponsored by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The National Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) program is an interactive online learning opportunity highlighted by a three-day experience at NASA. Selected students are encouraged to […]

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Left to right: Kalien Boykin, Lauren Bowers, Jahon Ahmad-Gol, and Elizabeth Perkins, STLCC-Florissant Valley provost.

Gateway to College Students Are Normandy Valedictorians

Two students who attended St. Louis Community College through the Gateway to College program were selected valedictorians of their graduating class at Normandy High School. Kalien Boykin and Jahon Ahmad-Gol both attended STLCC-Florissant Valley full time while also completing requirements at Normandy. Boykin has earned 48 total STLCC credits, with a 3.92 cumulative grade-point average. His […]

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Jo Jasper Dean has been accepted into the St. Louis Artists’ Guild Juried Show. Pictured is her work, "Prickly Pear Cactus."

Dean Selected for National Juried Art Exhibition

Jo Jasper Dean, an art student at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood, has been accepted into the St. Louis Artists’ Guild Juried Show. The Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibition is a juried all-media, all-styles, and all-content exhibit that features 50 artists from across the nation. The exhibition runs June 9-July 22. Dean’s entry is […]

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STLCC Commencement Slated for May 20 at Chaifetz Arena

Nearly 2,500 students will be honored at St. Louis Community College’s commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 20, at Saint Louis University’s Chaifetz Arena, No. 1 South Compton Ave. Commencement exercises begin at 7 p.m. During the ceremony, the college will confer more than 2,000 degrees and more than 300 certificates. Students who completed bachelor’s degrees through STLCC […]

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STLCC Faculty Member Contributes to Science with New Book

Debra Bush-Munson, associate professor and director of the Dental Assisting program at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park, recently published a book about the immune response from a new drug. Her paperback book, titled “The Effect of Troleandomycin on Murine Immune Response,” looks at Troleandomycin, an antibacterial antibiotic made by Pfizer U.S. Pharmaceuticals intended for gram-positive […]

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Participants in the Juried Student Art Exhibition included, from left, Tracey Snyder, Michelle Streiff, Vicki Hefty, Mary Osborne, Dion Dion, Kim Kordonowy and Leslie Randle.

Winners Selected for Wildwood Juried Student Art Exhibit

The annual Juried Student Art Exhibition at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood featured nearly 100 pieces that were created during the summer, fall and spring semesters. From drawings and paintings to mixed media works, the exhibition is a competitive event for all students in the Art department. Like real-world art exhibits, Wildwood’s student show is juried by […]

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