While fighting the worst rash of wildfires on record in the 13-state southern region, the U.S. Forest Service is getting logistical support from Southwestern Community College’s Public Safety Training Center.
Author Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle will be at Southwestern Community College’s Macon Campus in Franklin at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17 to give a talk on Native American writing titled, “Penning Collective Memory.”
Sitting across the table from SCC’s newest Project SEARCH® interns, you can’t help but smile when you look around and see their beaming faces as they end their daily classroom time with Devonne Jimison, SCC’s Project SEARCH® coordinator and head out to their internships.
In the middle of what many experts consider one of the wildest election seasons in American history, a handful of Southwestern Community College students have an opportunity to become a key part of the process.
In an effort to help prospective college students wih their financial aid paperwork, Southwestern Community College will hold a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Day workshop from 9 a.m.-noon on Oct. 29 at the the SCC Macon Campus.
Get ready to travel back in time and see the talented portrayal of historical figures as North Carolina-based actor, playwright and director Mike Wiley will be visiting Southwestern Community College from Oct. 26-Nov. 2.
The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) awarded a grant worth $527,379 to Southwestern Community College for its “Pathways to Employment, Education and Training for Automotive and Related Industries” program in Jackson, Macon and Swain Counties.
Dozens of car enthusiasts brought their vintage vehicles and muscle cars to the Southwestern Community College Automotive Club’s annual car show on Aug. 12-13 at the Wayne Proffitt Agricultural Center.
Southwestern Community College student Alyssa Cable of Whittier has been awarded an educational scholarship from SUBWAY® restaurants through the Peter S. Slomianyj Scholarship Fund. The fund is named for the president of Chapel Hill-based North Carolina Subway Group, Inc.
After raising more than $55,000 at last month’s Bluegrass, Blue Jeans & Bling gala, the Southwestern Community College Foundation is now on the home stretch in its “March to a Million” for the Student Success Campaign.
For five action-packed days last month, 20 elementary and middle-school students participated in Southwestern Community College’s inaugural Summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Academy at the Jackson Campus.