How I Overcame the Community College Stigma

During my first semester at Southwestern College, I ran into a classmate from high school who greeted me with, β€œWhy do you go here? I thought you were smart.” Well, hello to you too, I thought. Taken aback, I shrugged and continued with my day – ignoring his comment.

Winners Chosen for #SWCpov Instagram Contest

The results are in, and the winners have been chosen for Southwestern College's first-ever Instagram contest. We asked the Southwestern College community to showcase their unique Southwestern College experience, upload it to Instagram and tag it with #SWCpov. The staff of the office of Communications,...

Southwestern College Peer Ambassadors Answer FAQs

peer ambassadors answer frequently asked questions
The beginning of each new semester always comes with a new batch of questions. Some are straightforward, like how to get to a classroom, and others are about specific programs or majors. Many of these questions can be answered by a counselor or a...