Debbie Nye Sembler

Student Success Center

The SSC’s mission is to help students achieve their highest learning potential by assisting them in developing strong, lifelong learning strategies and skills in a safe and positive environment.

Please note: Tutors’ schedules change frequently. To be certain you can get the help you need, feel free to call for tutor availability (727) 873-4632.


  • Monday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday – 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Week 15:

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” ~ William James

Pick a positive thought and come hang out with us during reading days! We’re open extra hours just for you! THURSDAY & FRIDAY 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.


Haiku-a-Palooza Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s Haiku-a-Palooza! There were over 70 entries representing all three colleges, and many, MANY disciplines! We would like to congratulate the following winners for their excellent haiku entries:
Campus wide Grand Prize winner – Erin Murphy, MMC 4936 Race, Gender, & Class in the Media
​College of Arts & Science 1st Place – Chloe McCrea, ENC 4950 Senior Portfolio for the English Major​
​College of Arts & Science 2nd Place – Devin Plant, PSY 3213 Physiological Psychology
Kate Tiedemann College of Business 1st Place – Nico Matsakos, MAN 4600 International Management
Kate Tiedemann College of Business 2nd Place – Mohamed Shamseddine, ECO 4713 International Macro Economics
College of Education 1st Place – Frank Powers, EDF 3604 Schools and Society
Inaugural Foreign Language Winner – James Doto, FRE 1121 Beginning French II
Faculty Winner – Dr. Philip Trocchia, MAR 4824 Marketing Management Problems
Haiku Winner Art