News & Announcements

September 2019

Three young women in teal scrubs perform respiratory therapy on a simulation mannequin.
September 18, 2019
SCC receives grant for new simulation mannequin
Young man and woman standing in front of a college fair booth.
September 17, 2019
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Aerial photo of SCC's Jackson Campus
September 16, 2019
Following a lockdown of just over three hours, Southwestern Community College’s Jackson Campus was declared safe Monday afternoon by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.
Mike Despeaux
September 13, 2019
Opportunities to meet with prospective employers wil be offered at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Female instructor and young man sitting on couch and having a serious discussion
September 13, 2019
"Bridges" Conference will be held on Friday, Sept. 20.
Young man placing electrical stimulation pads on the back of a young woman as part of physical therapy treatment.
September 11, 2019
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Young man from the Therapeutic Massage program provides a massage to a health fair attendee.
September 5, 2019
Health Fair is Sept. 12.
Female instructor providing demonstration to Respiratory Therapy students
September 4, 2019
SCC's Marissa Gilligan Receives Statewide Award
Two young women provide respiratory therapy to a health mannequin.
September 3, 2019
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August 2019

Group of students holding basketballs outside.
August 27, 2019
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Woman wearing blue graduation cap and gown stands in front of red brick columns
August 26, 2019
Participants can complete their high school credential in a little over a month.
Female attorney stands with her students in a local court room reading legal books.
August 26, 2019
Paralegal Technology program receives national ranking
August 25, 2019
Lambert Wilson of Bryson City is the new Chair, and Vance Davidson of Yellow Mountain will serve as Vice Chair.
Gov. Cooper smiles
August 22, 2019
Gov. Roy Cooper was on SCC's campus today to meet with recipients of the Finish Line Grant.
Young man playing golf outside with students around him
August 20, 2019
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Water color painting of a mountain scene
August 19, 2019
Online bidding now open for gala to support student scholarships
Female student poses in front of a radio telescope.
August 16, 2019
SCC helped middle schoolers spend part of the summer at the Learning Center at Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute.
Graduate receives diploma
August 16, 2019
Cherokee resident recently earned her High School Equivalency and was one of 37 graduates honored in a July 11 ceremony.
A young man and woman examining an xray
August 14, 2019
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Young man in safety glasses solders two wires together alongside his instructor.
August 12, 2019
Automotive Program's 12th Year at Franklin High School
Brunette woman in gray shirt with a large smile
August 1, 2019
Small Business Center Workshops Aug. 21-22  

July 2019

Vintage red sports car with hood propped open showcasing engine
July 17, 2019
Auto Club's Annual Car Show Is August 9-10
man poses outdoors with diploma
July 9, 2019
The family has endowed a scholarship in memory of William B. and Catherine H. Dillard.
Woman wearing cap and gown receives diploma from man.
July 2, 2019
More than 380 graduates have been awarded theirr associate degrees, diplomas and/or certificates.
July 2, 2019
More than 380 graduates have been awarded their associate degrees, diplomas and/or certificates.

June 2019

A welding student produces an arc while working on a project
June 27, 2019
This two-night workshop is designed for new & experienced welders interested in learning about MIG.
Male student holds his portfolio open to show two designs he created while attending classes at SCC.
June 27, 2019
The event was an opportunity for our students to show off their skill and hard work.
Three men pose outdoors for a photo.
June 19, 2019
For the second consecutive year, Macon County swept the top prizes in the annual fundraiser for New Century Scholars.
A group of students poses for a photo indoors on SCC's Jackson Campus
June 13, 2019
Nine graduates of our Radiography program were recognized in a ceremony on May 9.
view of the earth from the moon
June 6, 2019
Check out these awesome library activities for kids this summer at your local library.
A student smiles at the camera as her instructor pins her
June 3, 2019
A pinning ceremony was held on May 13 for our Occupational Therapy Assistant program.

May 2019

A group of students poses for a photo indoors on SCC's Jackson Campus
May 30, 2019
Emergency Medical Science graduates were awarded their pins on May 16 in the Burrell Building on SCC's Jackson Campus.
Student received a certificate from his instructor.
May 30, 2019
A pinning ceremony to honor the 13 graduates was held on May 9 at our Jackson Campus.
Student holding framed certificate poses with his instructor
May 29, 2019
The highest-achieving students at Southwestern Community College were honored.
Animated yellow rubber duck wearing sunglasses
May 29, 2019
It's the second straight year Macon County won the primary fundraiser for our New Century Scholars program.
PTA students
May 22, 2019
Twelve graduates from the Physical Therapist Assistant program were honored on May 15.
Respiratory Therapy students
May 21, 2019
Fourteen graduates of Southwestern Community College’s Respiratory Therapy program were recognized on May 8.
Graduate in cap and gown
May 17, 2019
The fifth graduating class of SCC's program was hosted on campus this year.
Woman hugs her instructor after receiving her pin.
May 17, 2019
More than 50 graduates were honored on May 7 at our Jackson Campus.
A man stands between two women inside a building on SCC's Jackson Campus.
May 15, 2019
Three graduates of the Human Services Technology and Substance Abuse Treatment program were honored in a ceremony on May 6.
woman stands outdoors
May 13, 2019
Dolores Taylor, Bobbierae Maslo and Sarah Free represent widely varying programs.
katlin moss
May 9, 2019
Katlin Moss will soon be cooking up the career of her dreams.

April 2019

people standing at andy shaw ford
April 30, 2019
Local dealership continues long tradition of supporting SCC.
Three ladies stand beside a male SCC student inside a building on WCU's campus.
April 30, 2019
James Hopkins digitally categorized thousands of Cherokee Language files for WCU.
woman stands in front of evergreen tree
April 29, 2019
Diane E. Sherrill, an SCC graduate and local attorney, will lead the seminar.
James Buchanan
April 26, 2019
James Buchanan was honored April 10 in Raleigh.
Woman sits on outdoor bench, chatting with students
April 26, 2019
The public is invited to visit our Macon Campus from 5-7 p.m.
Animated man on couch talking to psychologist
April 26, 2019
Event is exclusively for SCC students.
Health Sciences Building
April 22, 2019
A groundbreaking ceremony for our new health sciences building is set for noon on Monday, May 6.


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