News Archive for 2006

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May 10 Morgan Receives Edison College Exemplary Service Award (District)
Fredrick Dunbar Morgan, III, Edison College’s Coordinator of Student Activities, Minority Student Services and head of the Hope Scholars Program, was honored with the President’s Award for Exemplary Service at the Lee Campus graduation ceremony last Friday. The President’s Award was established in 1998 and is given from time to…
May 5 Edison College Accepting Applications For New Bachelor's Program (District)
Edison College is accepting applications for admission into its new Bachelor of Applied Science BAS degree program in Public Safety Management. The program is designed to prepare managerial and supervisory personnel in public safety professions. Students enrolling in the program bring a variety of safety and security backgrounds to…
Apr 21 Edison College To Host Three Commencement Ceremonies (District)
Edison College will hold three commencement ceremonies within its five county service district the evenings of May 4 and 5, 2006.The Charlotte Campus ceremony will be held Thursday, May 4 at the Charlotte County Tentatorium located at 75 Taylor Street, Punta Gorda beginning at 6 p.m. The commencement speaker will…
Apr 20 Edison College Students Named To All-florida Academic Team (District)
The Florida Department of Education has honored two Edison College students by naming them to the 2006 All-Florida Academic Team. Tamara Paquette of Naples Collier Campus is among 30 students from across the state named to the 1st Team. Samantha Jean of Port Charlotte Charlotte Campus is one of 82…
Apr 11 Charlotte Campus Science Building Dedication (District)
The Richard D. Yarger Science Hall at Edison College’s Charlotte Campus, 26300 Airport Road in Punta Gorda will be dedicated Monday, April 17, at 3 p.m. The dedication honors Dr. Yarger’s service to the College as founding Provost from 1984-2002. The public is invited to attend the dedication and the…
Apr 3 Heroes Of The Holocaust Program Schedule (District)
The schedule of events for the Heroes of the Holocaust Program can be accessed here.All events are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Dr. Talbot Spivak at tspivak@edison.edu or 239 489-9467, or visit the Edison College website at www.edison.edu.
Mar 23 Edison College Closed For Spring Break March 25 - April 2, 2006 (District)
Edison College's campuses in Punta Gorda, Fort Myers and Naples, and its Hendry/Glades Center, will be closed for spring break from Saturday, March 25 through Sunday, April 2.
Mar 15 Governor Makes Appointments To Edison College District Board (District)
Edison College District President Kenneth P. Walker announces that Governor Jeb Bush has appointed David Klein, M.D., Punta Gorda, and Randall Parrish, Jr., O.D., LaBelle, as members of the Edison College District Board of Trustees. Klein, an Eye Surgeon, succeeds Darol Carr for a term beginning June 1, 2006 and…
Mar 15 Edison College Observes Holocaust Project Anniversary (District)
Edison College will observe the Holocaust Memorial Project, a weeklong series of lectures, films and exhibits, beginning Monday, April 3 through Friday, April 7. This year’s theme, “Heroes of the Holocaust,â€? will focus awareness not only on the horrors but also on the heroism of which humans are capable. 2006…
Mar 9 Ancient Specimens Unearthed At The Charlotte Campus Of Edison College (District)
The public is invited to attend a dedication Thursday, March 9 at 3 p.m. of the “Yarger Collectionâ€? of geological and paleontological fossil specimens on display in the Learning Resources Center of the Charlotte Campus of Edison College, 26300 Airport Rd., Punta Gorda. Refreshments will be served. Dr. Richard Yarger,…

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