decorative image of VICTORIA-2_zjktc7-300×200 , PSC’s Mary Ekdahl Smart Center acquires new specialized simulator 2019-07-31 13:19:38

PSC’s Mary Ekdahl Smart Center acquires new specialized simulator

A new simulator has joined the ranks at the Mary Ekdahl Smart Center for Patient Simulation at Pensacola State College’s Warrington campus.

Victoria, a maternal and neonatal birthing simulator, is the center’s 15th device and features full body supple skin and seamless joints.

“Victoria is much more realistic. The mechanics of childbirth are more physiologically correct and because she has an upgraded motor, the entire delivery process is more natural,” said Marta E. Suarez-O’Connor, the education director for patient simulation training.

decorative image of Hammond-Presentation-fixed_s7gudm-300×197 , Pensacola State College Receives $100K to Support Visual Arts Program 2019-07-31 13:11:17

Pensacola State College Receives $100K to Support Visual Arts Program

Local philanthropists David and Cathy Hammond recently donated $100,000 to the Visual Arts Department at Pensacola State College.

Their contribution kicks off a $1 million effort to establish a permanent fund providing additional visual arts scholarships, program support and faculty enhancement. This is part of the college’s $3 million LIMITLESS Campaign for Visual Arts, a fundraising effort that includes support for construction of the Charles W. Lamar Studio Gallery.

decorative image of Can-Rotary-Lunch-Vocal , Cantonment Rotary Club Scholarships 2015-05-01 14:40:52

Cantonment Rotary Club Scholarships

The Cantonment Rotary Club recently awarded scholarships to seven PSC students at their annual spring luncheon. The spring luncheon honors recipients from five of their six scholarship endowments at Pensacola State:  Vocational I, Vocational II, the Ted Ciano Engineering Technology Scholarship, the Legal Assisting Scholarship, and the Ike and Caroline (Hicks) Terry Music Scholarship.

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The African American Memorial Endowment Scholarship

In 2000, Pensacola State College’s Black History Committee established the African American Memorial Endowment Scholarship in memory of PSC’s deceased African American employees. The scholarship is awarded each February at the African American Memorial Endowment Scholarship and the Dr. Garrett T. Wiggins “Live Your Dream” Scholarship Banquet. Scholarships are presented to outstanding minority students. This…