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MCCA Honors STLCC Staff Members

Several staff members from St. Louis Community College were recognized by the Missouri Community College Association during its annual convention early in November. Rebecca Garrison, who recently retired after 34 years of employment at STLCC, received the MCCA Administrative Professional Leadership Award. This award recognizes individuals who has demonstrated exemplary leadership practices within their college […]

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STLCC Faculty Recognized by MCCA

Five faculty members from St. Louis Community College recently received awards from the Missouri Community College Association during its recent annual convention. Layla Goushey, associate professor of English at Forest Park who also serves as the coordinator for global education, earned the MCCA Global Educator Award. Recipients of this award have demonstrated outstanding accomplishments and […]

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Wildwood Writer and Artist Selected by Metro Arts in Transit

Two individuals connected with St. Louis Community College-Wildwood will have their work displayed at MetroBus stops around the St. Louis region or inside MetroLink trains or MetroBus vehicles. Dawn Dupler, an adjunct instructor of English, is among 15 writers named a Metro Arts in Transit MetroLines Poetry Contest winner. Jessica Fox, a student and Auxiliary […]

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STLCC-Florissant Valley Honors 2018 Class of Emerging Scholars

In the 1995 film “Higher Learning,” track athlete Malik Williams is challenged by Professor Maurice Phipps to run faster because Williams is behind in the academic race. Ten students at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley who, like Williams,  started college struggling, were recognized at the 23rd annual Emerging Scholars Awards Banquet Nov. 1. They were […]

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Meramec Montage Wins National Award for Excellence in Student Journalism

The Montage, St. Louis Community College-Meramec’s student newspaper, has added yet another award to its long list of accomplishments. At the recent National College Media Convention in Louisville, Ky., the Montage won eighth place in the Best of Show competition in the Feature Magazine category for its Summer 2018 Back-to-School Guide. The Montage competed against […]

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STLCC-Meramec Students Awarded Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship

Two St. Louis Community College-Meramec students have been awarded the Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship. Madison Kokotovich and Kasi Weston, both majoring in general transfer studies, each will receive $1,000 scholarships that can go toward tuition or books. Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society awards the scholarship to 200 students a year who are enrolled in […]

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Street in Omaha, Neb., to be Named after STLCC Adjunct Professor

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X and Barack Obama are all part of an elite list of leaders whose cities have named streets after them. St. Louis Community College adjunct instructor Rodney Wead, Ph.D., will soon join such an esteemed list. The ceremony to name the street after Wead will take place at 10 […]

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McCrady Places Second in World Culinary Competition

A graduate of St. Louis Community College recently was the first runner-up for the Global Young Chefs Challenge Hans Bueschkens Trophy. Shayne McCrady, who graduated from the culinary and pastry programs at STLCC-Forest Park in 2015, competed against 10 other chefs under the age of 25 from around the world in the competition in Kuala […]

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From left to right: Rick Anthes, automotive technology program chair; Juan Contreras and Joe Jackson Skills USA coordinator.

STLCC-Forest Park Student Competes in National Automotive Skills Competition

Juan Contreras, a student in the automotive technology program at St. Louis Community College, captured seventh place in the automotive skills competition at the 2018 SkillsUSA Championships last month in Louisville, Ky. More than 6,000 students enrolled in career and technical education programs participated in hands-on competition in 100 various trade, technical and leadership fields. Contreras […]

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