NEWS AND EVENTS
NEWS AND EVENTS
FloArts presents painting exhibit “Collective Ground: Breaking Illusion”
The Florida School of the Arts (FloArts) will present the exhibition “Collective Ground: Breaking Illusion,” paintings by Gainesville-based artists Logan Marconi, and Charles Hedrick and Benjamin Ingle, who studied under Marconi. According to FloArts gallery coordinator Sarah Alexander, “This show is interesting in that the artists were in the classroom setting together.
SJR State holds spring FAFSA Frenzy events
St. Johns River State College will present “FASFA Frenzy,” at three locations this spring, beginning with its Palatka campus on March 9. The event will provide free assistance to families applying for college financial aid.
Study Abroad in Ireland – May 2020
Study Abroad in Ireland – May 2020. Students must register for at least one of the following courses during Summer A: GEB 2350 Introduction to International Business, LIT 2182 Modern Irish Literature, or CRW 2001 Creative Writing.
An SJR State holiday tradition continues through Project PRAISE
St. Johns River State College employees were able to help make Christmas a little brighter for 56 children with donations of toys, clothing and other goodies to the Project PRAISE organization.
SJR State honors graduates
St. Johns River State College celebrated its Fall Commencement on December 19, honoring the students who earned their associates and bachelor’s degrees or college certificates.
SJR State holds nursing pinning ceremony
St. Johns River State College recently held a pinning ceremony to recognize nursing students completing the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Bridge to Associate in Science in Nursing (ASN) program. The ceremony, which symbolizes the rite of passage into the nursing profession and the care and devotion nurses provide, is a continued tradition of Florence Nightingale’s extended honor to her most outstanding nurses.
SJR State law enforcement and corrections cadets recognized
St. Johns River State College Criminal Justice Academy cadets were recently recognized during a graduation ceremony. Cadets representing Clay, Putnam, St. Johns, Duval and other counties received their certificates of completion for the Florida Law Enforcement Academy and Florida Corrections Officer Academy basic recruit programs.
Seven Vikings sign NCAA National Letters of Intent
Seven student-athletes from St. Johns River State College recently signed NCAA National Letters of Intent, advancing their academic and baseball careers to the university level.