Fri, 31 Aug 2018 12:16:06 -0700
The Southwest Mississippi Community College Bear Trackers, an elite group of students selected to be ambassadors for the college, promote the campus through many events throughout the year including the annual SMCC Princess Ball. Selection is based on a competitive application and interview process through which a panel evaluates each applicant's scholastic achievement, communication and leadership skills, and knowledge and enthusiasm of Southwest.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 21:33:00 -0800
For the second time, Southwest Mississippi Community College has attained status as a "2018 Great College to Work For," according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education, a top trade publication for colleges and universities.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 13:23:07 -0700
Matt Calhoun, Registrar at SMCC, has released the honor rolls and list of graduates for the Summer 2018
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 09:31:30 -0700
Information about SMCC's 2018 Band Camp
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:26:47 -0700
Southwest Mississippi Community College's Alpha Delta Nu nursing honor students recently presented their nursing capstone project at the Student Nurses Organization meeting.
Southwest MS Community College's Collegiate DECA Excels at the 2018 Mississippi Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:18:45 -0700
Southwest MS Community College's DECA members received awards at the 57th International Collegiate DECA Conference in Washington, D.C.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 10:28:57 -0700
Southwest Mississippi Community College's Nurse Assistants Program Graduates its 36th Class
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 14:30:40 -0700
Southwest art major Rachel Ryals won "Best of Show" with her drawing "Kyra." She was recognized at the awards ceremony and will receive a $200 check. Pictured are Rachel Ryals and Prudence McGehee, Southwest Art instructor.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 11:44:25 -0700
Mark Lee, SMCC Alumnus and President Chief Investment Officer for Forest Hill Capital, established the Sue Lawson White Honorary Scholarship through the SMCC Foundation to honor Ms. White because of the impact she had on his life while he was at Southwest. The Sue Lawson White Honorary Scholarship will be awarded each year to a Southwest student majoring or minoring in business.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 14:29:00 -0800
Southwest Mississippi Community College's campus newspaper The Pine Burr and journalism students won 11 awards in the Mississippi Press Association's Community College Newspaper Competition at the O.C. McDavid Journalism Conference in Jackson, MS. Winners include Best Feature Story: Olivia Robinson, 3rd; Best Cartoon: Jonathan Scott, 2nd; Best General News Photo: Kimi Jeanson, 3rd; Best Spot News Photo: Kimi Jeanson, 2nd; Best Sports Photo: Kimi Jeanson, 1st; Noah Martin, 2nd; Kimi Jeanson, 3rd; Best Feature Photo: Garret Graves, 2nd; Best Design: Pine Burr staff, 2nd; Best Front Page: Pine Burr staff, 2nd; General Excellence: Pine Burr staff, 2nd. Joyce Mabry is the journalism instructor and Pine Burr advisor.
Fri, 02 Mar 2018 14:38:00 -0800
Southwest Mississippi Community College celebrated Read Across America this week by featuring SMCC guest readers Ashley Gray, Addie Boone, and President Steve Bishop. Each guest reader shared their beloved Dr. Seuss book with SMCC Early Childhood Education program children.
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:43:00 -0800
LeeAnn Slipher, Attorney at Law, recently established the Antonia "Toni" Grace Marino scholarship through the Southwest Mississippi Community College Foundation. Toni demonstrated courage and bravery that there are no words to describe. And she did it all with such grace and beauty that left those around her in awe. In her twelve years, Toni was diagnosed with AML four separate times. Each time the cancer returned, she defeated it and in the end of her worldly life, she was still living cancer free. In celebration of the wonderful example that she is and the lessons of perseverance and determination that she taught others, this scholarship is presented in her honor.