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Tisus Company Bridges Gap between Deaf and Hearing Consumers

St. Louis Community College graduate Shelly Tisus saw a gap in the Deaf Communications industry and seized the opportunity to fill it by starting MT & Associates (MT&A). MT&A provides expert sign language interpreting and consulting, with its sole focus on bridging gaps between Deaf and Hearing consumers. MT&A pursues its mission with a task […]

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“Concordance” Debuts at STLCC-Wildwood

Artists Robert Langnas and Michael Quintero will show their work Aug. 21-Sept. 28 at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood’s Gallery of Contemporary Art. Titled “Concordance,” the pieces in this exhibit explore points of common interest, foremost among them the use of art as a facilitator of meditative contemplation, spiritual restoration, and grounding amidst increasing instability and […]

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Son of Former STLCC Soccer Player Stars for U.S. National Teams

The son of a former St. Louis Community College soccer player is making a name for himself on both the United States men’s U-17 and U-20 teams. Jeff Sargent was a defender on the STLCC-Florissant Valley men’s soccer team in the late 1980s. His son Josh is only the second U.S. men’s player ever to […]

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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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Rounds Receives Grogg Award

Lorenzo Rounds, mass communication student at St. Louis Community College- Florissant Valley, recently was named the 2017 Phillip H. Grogg Award winner. Rounds is the operations director for KCFV-FM, STLCC-Florissant Valley’s student-run radio station. He is also currently doing an internship at KWRH-LP in Webster Groves. “Lorenzo has played a big part in making KCFV […]

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STLCC Students Receive Danforth Scholarship

Two St. Louis Community College students will be attending Washington University after receiving the Elizabeth Gray Danforth Scholarship. Rashonda Daniels, who is studying art at STLCC-Florissant Valley, and Joe Gorman, who attends STLCC-Meramec, were chosen as the recipients of this year’s scholarships. Daniels and Gorman competed with students from all disciplines for this two-year, full-tuition scholarship. “I was speechless and […]

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Janice Nesser-Chu, right, is the 42nd recipient of the David L. Underwood Memorial Lecture Award. Also pictured are, from left, Elizabeth Gassel Perkins, Florissant Valley provost, Cathy Underwood and Annabelle Underwood.

Nesser-Chu Receives Underwood Award

Janice Nesser-Chu, interim dean of Liberal Arts at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley, has been selected as the 42nd recipient of the David L. Underwood Memorial Lecture Award. Underwood was known for his love of education. He was deeply concerned with the welfare of students and staff alike. His dedication went beyond office hours—and he […]

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Shultis Accepted into Yale MFA Program

A former St. Louis Community College art student has been accepted into the Yale University Master of Fine Arts program in Painting. Mike Shultis, a former student at STLCC-Florissant Valley, recently earned that distinction. Shultis http://michaelshultis.com/ was chosen from among 800 applicants for this program. The applicant field further is narrowed to 80 chosen for […]

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STLCC Students, Alumnus Garner GSLAA Scholarships

Two current students and one alumnus of the General Fine Arts program at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley have received scholarships from the Greater St. Louis Art Association (GSLAA). Current students Alana Givens and Lamir Lowe, and alumnus Brock Seals each received a $2,500 scholarship. Seals currently is studying at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. […]

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