St. Petersburg College marks 136th commencement

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With this graduating class, St. Petersburg College will have awarded 169,426 degrees since the college ‘ Florida’s first community college ‘ public safety and business.

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ST. PETERSBURG – St. Petersburg College held its 136th commencement ceremony May 12 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg. Approximately 1,300 of the 1,972 graduates were expected to participate.

The youngest graduate was 16 years old, the oldest 68 years old and 19 graduates were over the age of 60. Sixty-seven percent of the graduates were female.


The 2nd Annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Festival will be hosted from 9 a.m. ‘ 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at SPC St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus, 6605 5th Ave. N. The festival is an interactive event for the family featuring:

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This is a media brief from St. Petersburg College about events and items you may find of interest. For more information, contact Rita Farlow, Assistant Director, Marketing and Strategic Communications, at 727-302-6526 or Marilyn Shaw, Public Relations Specialist, 727-341-4712.
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The PITCH (Persistence Incorporated in To College Hired) program, a partnership between St. Petersburg College (SPC) and the City of St. Petersburg’s Cohort of Champions, is accepting applications for its fall cohort. African American men, ages 18 to 24, who live in St