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2020 Upcoming Forum Events


There are currently no 2020 upcoming forum events scheduled.

The #RockTheVote Forum that was scheduled for April 16, 2020 on the Palm Beach Gardens campus has been CANCELED.

 


2020 Past Forum Events


Jan. 22 - Belle Glade

How to Use Your Tax Refund to Start a Business
Event Flyer


Location:
Belle Glade Campus
Dolly Hand Theatre
1977 College Drive
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Directions   |   Campus Maps


Time:
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Workshop Topics:

  • Investing Your Tax Refund Wisely
  • 5 Types of Businesses You Can Start with Your Tax Refund
  • Getting Your Business Started
  • Strategies to Growing Your Current Business
  • Resources to Help Sustain Your Business

Partners:

  • Debthelper.com
  • Grassroots Consulting
  • Palm Beach State College
  • Community Action Program

More Information:

James Green
Phone: 561-355-4702
Email: jgreen1@pbcgov.org

Feb. 20 - lox groves

Event Flickr Album


Location:
Loxahatchee Groves Campus
Lecture Hall - LGA 139
15845 Southern Boulevard
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Directions   |   Campus Maps  |  Event Flyer


Time:
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Moderator:

  • Michelle McGovern - Director, Government & Community Relations, Baptist Health South Florida

Speakers:

  • Jordan Ray - CEO & President, Limitless Medical Logs
  • Matt Willhite - Florida House of Representatives

Panelist:

  • Kate Watt - Executive Director, Susan G. Komen Florida
  • Connie Siskowski, RN, PhD - President & Founder of American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY)
  • Gwenesia Collins, PharmD, CPh - Executive Director of Clinical Ancillary Services Pharmacy, Laboratory and Respiratory
  • Jennifer Schosheim, MSW, LCSW - Clinical Worker Specializing in Chronic Illness
  • Seneca Harberger, MD, Family Physician, C. L. Brumback Clinic, Belle Glade

FREE Mobile Clinic on campus
9 am - 4 pm

Health Care District of Palm Beach County Mobile Clinic will be available for PBSC students and community members. Walk-ins welcome!



For More Information:
Robin Johnson-Blake
Phone: 561-868-3377
Email: communityrelations

 

2019 Forum Events


OCT. 30 - Delray beach

Location:
South County Civic Center
16700 Jog Road
Delray Beach, FL 33446
Directions


Presented by:
Former State Senator Maria Sachs, a champion of veterans, and Palm Beach State College.


Come & Meet:

  • Military-friendly businesses/ employers
  • Nonprofit veterans organizations
  • Government agencies

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office table and representatives

 

Table and representatives at the Veteran's Expo

 

Military service members in uniform at the Veteran's Expo

 

Color guard bringing American flag to front stage at Veteran's Expo

 

People saying the pledge of allegiance to the flag at the Veteran's Expo

 

Color guard at the front stage holding the American flag and singer singing on stage

 

Former State Senator Maria Sachs speaking on stage at the podium at the Veteran's Expo

 

Wendy Sartory Link table and representatives at the Veteran's Expo

Nov. 14 - belle glade

Strengthening Communities for the Future:  Economic Development of the Glades Area Forum
Event Flyer


Location:
Belle Glade Campus
Dolly Hand Theatre
1977 College Drive
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Directions   |  Campus Maps


Hear from panelists on topics including:

  • Initiatives being implemented to continue the positive Glades school grades.
  • After school enrichment programs coming to the Glades area.
  • The economic development and marketing of Florida's Heartland including the cities of Belle Glade, Pahokee and South Bay and Hendry County.

Moderator:

  • Shereena Coleman - VP, Business Facilitation & The Glades Region

Panelists:

  • Angela Avery Moore - School District of Palm Beach County
  • Charles Duval - CareerSource of Palm Beach County
  • Steven Cornette - Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County
  • Terry Burroughs - FHERO (Florida Heartland Economic Region of Opportunity)
  • Janet Moreland - Hospital Administrator, Lakeside Medical Center

Open To: Faculty, staff, students and the community


For More Information:
Robin Johnson-Blake
Phone: 561-868-3377
Email: communityrelations

 

 

Shereena Coleman

 

Steven Cornette

 

Janet Moreland

 

Angela Avery-Moore

 

Terry Burroughs

 

Charles Duval

 

Group panel speakers at the Glades Economic Development Forum

 

Group panel speakers at the Glades Economic Development Forum

NOV. 19 - lake worth

Immigration Reform and Civil Liberties Forum
Event Flyer


Location:
Lake Worth Campus
Public Safety Training Center
Room PSD 108
4200 Congress Avenue
Lake Worth, FL 33461
Directions   |   Campus Maps


At the forum, you’ll learn about…

  • the rights of immigrants in this country
  • types of resources available to
  • immigrants in Palm Beach County
  • the Immigrant Support Plan from the School District of Palm Beach County
  • the state of our Immigration System

Time:
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Moderator:

  • Prof. Luis Fleischman – Palm Beach State College

Speakers:

  • Aileen Josephs, Law Offices of Aileen Josephs, P.A.
  • Javier Ortolaza, Guidance Services Specialist – Palm Beach County School District (PBCSD)

Panelists:

  • Lourdes Maria Casanova – Casanova Law, P.A.
  • Nadilia Charles – Specialist Instructional Department of Multicultural Education for PBCSD
  • Claudel Trajan, Esq. - The Law Office of Claudel Trajan

Open To:
PBSC faculty, staff, students and the public


More Information:
Phone: 561-868-3377
Email: communityrelations

Javier Ortolaza, Guidance Services Specialist – Palm Beach County School District

 

Group panel speakers at the Lake Worth Immigration Reform & Civil Liberties Forum

Javier Ortolaza, Aileen Josephs, Nadilia Charles, Lourdes M. Casanova, Claudel Tranjan, Esq., Capt. Pedro Palenzuela, and Pro. Luis Fleischman (moderator)

 

Claudel Tranjan 

 

Nadilia Charles, Lourdes M. Casanova, Claudel Tranjan, Esq 

 

Capt. Pedro Palenzuela

 

Nadilia Charles

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