News Archive for 2014

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Jan 17 Town Hall Meetings Set for Buccaneers Logo Input (District)
Edison State College will host four Town Hall meetings, giving students, faculty, staff and the public an opportunity to provide input in the design of the college’s logo for the Buccaneers. The Buccaneers is the mascot for the athletic teams, which are planned for a Fall 2015 debut. “This is…
Jan 14 Florida Senate Education Committee Unanimously Supports Edison State Name Change to Florida SouthWestern State College (District)
The Senate Education Committee today unanimously approved SB 236 to rename Edison State College to Florida SouthWestern State College.  The bill is sponsored by Senator Garrett Richter, whose District 23 area includes parts of Collier and Lee counties. “Edison State College’s new name, Florida SouthWestern State College, easily identifies the…
Jan 10 Edison State College Offers Pharmacy Technician Training in Partnership With UF (District)
Edison State College Continuing Education has partnered with the University of Florida to offer the State of Florida Pharmacy Technician Training course.  This course will also prepare students to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam.  Classes will begin February 10 and run through June 2 on the…
Jan 9 Florida House of Representatives Subcommittee Unanimously Supports Name Change (District)
  The Higher Education and Workforce Subcommittee in the Florida House of Representatives today unanimously approved HB 137 to rename Edison State College to Florida SouthWestern State College. The bill is sponsored by Representative Matt Hudson, whose District 80 area includes Hendry County and part of Collier County. “We have…
Jan 8 Edison State College Alumnus Daro Kurdson Receives Sigma Beta Delta International Fellowship (District)
January 8, 2013 – FORT MYERS, FLA – Edison State College alumnus Daro Kurdson was one of 11 students throughout the United States to receive the Sigma Beta Delta International Fellowship award for 2013. Every year, the Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society for Business, Management and Administration selects 11…
Jan 8 Attention 8th Grade Student Parents! ECHS Charlotte Will Host Three Information Sessions (Charlotte)
Edison Collegiate High School Charlotteinvites local eighth grade students and their parents to one of three information sessions about enrollment into the “A” grade school.  Interested students can visit the school from 6-8pm on January 21, February 6, or February 19.  The first collegiate high school in Southwest Florida is…
Jan 6 Edison State College Offers Clinical Medical Assistant & Phlebotomy Technician Program (District)
Edison State College Continuing Education is offering a Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) and Phlebotomy Technician program.  Classes will run from February 4 through May 29 on both the Ft. Myers and Naples campuses.  “Healthcare is a growing career field, and we are pleased to offer top-of-the line courses that help…
Jan 6 Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center Hosts January Concerts at Collier Campus (Collier)
January 6, 2014 – NAPLES, FLA –The Erich Kunzel Concert Series and Jazz on the Green, presented by the Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center (CAPA), will host two concerts in January at the Edison State College Collier Campus, 7007 Lely Cultural Pkwy., Naples. The Erich Kunzel Concert Series presents…
Jan 2 Edison State College Offers ACE Personal Trainer Certification Prep Course (District)
Edison State College Continuing Education is offering a prep course for individuals who wish to become certified ACE (American Council on Exercise) Personal Trainers starting January 28.  This course, which runs through March 13, is designed to give students the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare for the ACE Personal…

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