Happy 125th Anniversary, SPC!

We are celebrating our 125th Anniversary on March 1, 2023, with a 12-month lineup of events and observances in honor of this historic occasion.

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Quasquicentennial Events Calendar

January 2023
  • Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service and March
February 2023
  • Black History Month: Black Resistance
    • Opening Ceremony w/Akeem Brown
    • Elizabeth Eckford - Little Rock 9
    • Soul Food Taste
  • Red Dress Luncheon
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Student Voices Series:
    • Psychology
    • History
  • Center of Excellence in Science STEM Conference
  • Center of Excellence in Math STEM Conference
March 2023
April 2023
  • 28th Annual CultureFest & Rib Cook-off
  • Spring Open House
  • Jessica's Project
  • Trouble in Mind Play
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Open House
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Student Voice Series:
    • Criminal Justice
  • Mexican American Studies (MAS) Día de los Niños Celebration: Protecting Our Water
  • S.T.R.E.A.M. Lecture and Performing Arts Series : Science Fiction and Fantasy: John Picacio and Art at the Frontiers of the Imagination
  • Lambda Nu National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
  • National Poetry Month Workshop
  • Invasive Cardiovascular Technology: Cath Ed Skills Symposium
  • Radiography Technology: New Student Orientation
May 2023
  • Spring 2023 148th Commencement
  • Tiger P.A.W.S. Spring Publication Gala
  • Nurses' Week
June 2023
  • Juneteenth Parade
  • Respiratory Care Technology - Education Symposium
July 2023
August 2023
  • Saint Artemisia Bowden Feast Day
  • Red Ribbon Day
  • Surgical Technology Pinning Ceremony
  • High Tea and Hats
September 2023
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Activities
    • HHM Opening Ceremony
    • HHM Art Exhibit
    • HHM Salsa Competition
  • President's Lecture Series
  • Mexican American Studies (MAS) Noche de Orgullo: Celebrating Latinx in STEM
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Wear a Red Pin
October 2023
  • 125th Anniversary Culture Quilt Unveiling (Tiger P.A.W.S.)
  • Breathe Well, Live Well: Asthma Management Training
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Activities
  • Homecoming
  • Mexican American Studies (MAS) Día de los Muertos: 2nd Annual Symposium
  • Monster Tech Fest
  • Respiratory Care Technology Week
  • Respiratory Care Technology Open House (Lab)
  • 2023 Texas Veterans Service Fair
November 2023
  • Radiography Technology Open House (Lab)
  • Radiography Technology Week Celebration
December 2023
  • Fall 2023 149th Commencement
  • Tiger P.A.W.S. Fall Publication Gala