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STLCC-Wildwood Is Buzzing with Bees

St. Louis Community College-Wildwood is buzzing with excitement, thanks to a new partnership with Scott Allred of Allred Bees. This month, the campus added three bee hives to the grounds; two of which will be managed by student clubs and the third by Allred himself. As part of the partnership, Allred has offered to mentor […]

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Meramec Service Works Club Nets Big Donations through Food Drive

The Service Works Club at St. Louis Community College-Meramec organized a successful food drive for the campus Student Assistance program (SAP). More than 1,500 cans and food items were collected for the Brown Bag Café, the SAP’s food pantry. Cans were donated and collected by teams who then created a can sculpture at the end […]

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Wildwood’s PTK Chapter Receives Regional and International Recognition

This has been a successful year for the Beta Rho Epsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) at St. Louis Community College-Wildwood. At the recent Missouri Regional Convention, the chapter and its members received six awards. Two students were also named to the All-Missouri Team. In conjunction with these awards, one student, Ting Ming Wei, […]

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Forest Park PTK Chapter Claims Regional Honors

Members of Xi Epsilon, the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society chapter at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park, claimed several awards at the recent Missouri PTK Regional Convention. The chapter earned Five Star Status. It also captured a Distinguished Chapter award, recognition for both Honors in Action Theme and Honors in Action Project. It also […]

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STLCC Chosen as Finalist for Bellwether Legacy Award

St. Louis Community College’s Center for Plant and Life Sciences has received a 2019 Bellwether Legacy Finalist Award. Sponsored by the Association of Community College Trustees, the Legacy Award acknowledges outstanding Bellwether-winning programs that have illustrated five or more years of successful implementation and replication. The first Legacy Awards were presented during the 20th anniversary […]

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Paine Excels at STLCC with College and Community Support

For David Paine, college wasn’t an obvious choice. Growing up, his heart was set on joining the Army. When the time came enlist, however, he received some disappointing news. “I found out that I have a hearing condition that prevents me from serving in the military,” Paine said. “Since I’d planned to join the Army […]

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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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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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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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Youngsters Observe International Mud Day

Let there be mud. More specifically, mud sculptures, mud soup and mud pies. Youngsters who attend the Child Development Laboratory Center at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley got dirty last week in honor of International Mud Day on June 29. Approximately 60 children, along with parents and teachers, joined children all over the world to […]

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