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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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STLCC Criminal Justice Student Trains with Campus Police

The Police department at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park offers real-world experience for current criminal justice students. Kailah Mustain, 28, is majoring in criminal justice, and had the opportunity to do her practicum on the campus where she is a second-year student. Mustain, who will graduate in May, chose STLCC-Forest Park because it offered her […]

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Dine and Donate for Jamie Schmidt

Dine & Donate fundraiser benefiting the family of Jamie Schmidt

Jamie Schmidt, secretarial assistant in the associate provost’s office at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood, tragically lost her life Nov. 19 during a shooting at the Catholic Supply Store in West St. Louis County. A wife, mother and friend to many, Schmidt was also an alum of the Meramec campus. In an effort to honor her […]

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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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STLCC-Florissant Valley Hosts Portfolio Day

The Art department at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley hosted its 23rd annual Portfolio Day Oct. 29. Nineteen art schools from across the country visited the campus to recruit Florissant Valley students and gave presentations. Participating upper-level students showcased their work in exhibit areas throughout the Humanities building. “Our program is accredited by the National […]

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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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Messmer Reflects on Congressional Run at Upcoming Event

John Messmer, professor of political science at St. Louis Community College-Meramec, always dreamed of running for Congress. He has made it happen in 2018. He announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination in Missouri’s second congressional district on Jan. 3. His candidacy lasted exactly 216 days. Although he lost, he learned a lot about politics, […]

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“Drawing Forward” Exhibit Debuts at STLCC-Meramec

A new exhibit, “Drawing Forward: Process and Vision,” is on display at St. Louis Community College-Meramec’s Contemporary Art Gallery through Oct. 26. The exhibition includes selected studies, preparatory works and design drawings that reflect the exploratory first stages of the artistic process. It includes the work of 18 artists, including three STLCC professors. “Final artwork […]

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