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How Expert Care Teams & New Technology Improves Spinal Surgeries

Coping with a spinal condition can be painful and exhausting. For some patients, surgery is the best option for relief. However, procedures are often complex, and patients benefit from having a spine nurse navigator expert to guide them through the process. Navigators serve as a central point of contact to help patients through the surgical…

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CENTER FOR PUBLIC SAFETY CELEBRATES COMPLETION OF FIRE ACADEMY UPGRADES

Seminole State College of Florida’s Center for Public Safety celebrated the completion of $2 million in fire academy upgrades and equipment purchases including the arrival of two new training fire trucks with a traditional “Wet Down” and “Push Back” ceremony, Thursday, Aug.29. A “Wet-Down” ceremony is a long-standing fire service tradition where firefighters wet down…

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COLLECTIVE BARGAINING TENTATIVE AGREEMENT RATIFIED

(Sanford, FL) On Friday, August 23, 2019 the Seminole Education Association ratified the tentative agreement with the Seminole County School Board for compensation for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 school years with an overall increase of 3.00% to teacher salaries in 2019-20 and 1.25% in 2020-21. The tentative agreement for 2019-20 language was also ratified. The…

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Home School Classes and Workshops

A new school year is about to kick off and the Zoo is where the classroom comes to life! Registration is now open for home school students and families to learn in the wildest classroom in Central Florida. Our wide variety of programs include up-close animal encounters, games, crafts, activities, and more!

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SEMINOLE STATE FOUNDATION CELEBRATES RECORD-BREAKING YEAR

SANFORD, Fla.(Aug. 12, 2019) – Over 100 attendees gathered Wednesday, Aug. 7 in celebration of all who have helped the Foundation for Seminole State College of Florida achieve record-breaking fundraising success for the second year in a row. The Foundation achieved new heights in all areas; providing $2.8 million in scholarships and program support for…

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Johnny Craig named VP of Student Affairs at Seminole State College

SANFORD, Fla. (Aug. 12, 2019) – Following a national search, Johnny Craig has been named vice president of Student Affairs at Seminole State College of Florida. Craig, who began work on July 15, is an established student services professional committed to holistic student development. He has more than a decade of leadership experience in community…

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