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Dion Receives Award in National Juried Art Exhibition

Dion Dion, a student artist at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood, received a silver award for her installation in the national juried art exhibition, Color. Hosted at 3 Square Art in Fort Collins, Colo., the exhibit runs through Aug. 26. Dion is one of 30 artists from across the country featured in the exhibit. Her installation […]

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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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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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Pittman to Lead Missouri Community College Association

Jeff Pittman, Ph.D., chancellor of St. Louis Community College, began his term as chair of the Missouri Community College Association’s Presidents and Chancellors Council July 1. Pittman succeeds Jon Bauer, president of East Central College, and will provide leadership for the association as it represents the interests of community colleges across the state. “Community colleges’ […]

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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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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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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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