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STLCC-Forest Park Hosts Social Justice Week

Panel and town hall discussions, music and a trivia contest highlight activities slated for St. Louis Community College-Forest Park’s second annual Social Justice Week Jan. 22-26. All events, which are open to the public, are centered around the theme “Justice in Motion.” They all will be conducted on campus, 5600 Oakland Ave. The goal of […]

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Board of Trustees Approves Voluntary Separation Incentive Programs

The St. Louis Community College Board of Trustees approved two voluntary separation incentive programs designed to minimize the need for a reduction in force. At its Nov. 30 meeting, the Board approved recommendations from the College’s Budget Response Team to address current financial realities that include $5 million in budget cuts from the state of […]

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Snapshots of Success at STLCC — Fall 2017

For 55 years, St. Louis Community College has served as a vital resource for the St. Louis region. The college’s rich tradition of success is rooted in its outstanding students and staff, its innovative programs and offerings, and its unique ability to adapt to workforce and community needs. STLCC has much to be proud of, […]

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STLCC Global Education Students Attend Dinner with Mexico’s Ambassador

The World Affairs Council of St. Louis hosted a visit from Mexico’s ambassador to the United States, Gerónimo Gutiérrez Fernandez, at a dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel. Attendees included students and faculty from the Global Education program at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park, who were sponsored by a grant from Maritz, LLC. The ambassador’s […]

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STLCC Upward Bound Scholars Discover STEM with U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen

Opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are growing, and high school scholars in Upward Bound at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park are discovering new opportunities through the experiences of midshipmen in the U.S. Naval Academy. On a weekend in mid-October, scholars in the Upward Bound program met four Navy midshipmen to learn how […]

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STLCC Receives National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Designation

With a growing dependence on cyber security analysts to protect this country’s infrastructure, St. Louis Community is offering a program to produce more experienced professionals to fill skills gap. The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated STLCC as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education (CAE2Y). […]

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STLCC to Host Free FAFSA Events

In an effort to help students overcome barriers to accessing and succeeding in higher education, St. Louis Community College has teamed up with the Missouri Department of Higher Education to host four Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Frenzy events. The events will be conducted on the following dates: STLCC–Meramec Wednesday, Oct. 11 3:30-5:30 […]

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STLCC Defines Future with New Center for Nursing and Health Sciences

As changes in the workforce come about, so do changes in the need for specific education and training. The need for skilled healthcare workers in the St. Louis region has not gone unnoticed by St. Louis Community College. In a strategic response to workforce needs, a rising demand for skilled nurses and healthcare professionals, and […]

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Students Retrace D-Day Invasion

Nearly two dozen students from community colleges across Missouri embarked on an academic adventure of a lifetime this summer with St. Louis Community College. Organized through STLCC’s Global Institute, a partnership supported by Maritz, students spent nine days exploring firsthand narratives of World War II military and civilian culture, including the conception, planning and execution […]

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STLCC Chancellor Issues Statement on Unrest in Charlottesville, Va.

Jeff Pittman, chancellor at St. Louis Community College, has issued this statement regarding the recent unrest in Charlottesville: We watched the horrible events in Charlottesville, Va., with sadness, shock and anger, but we came away with a strengthened resolve to stand with the rest of the St. Louis region in condemning violence and hate. We […]

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