Southwestern College Shines All Summer

Southwestern College Shines All Summer         The sun is shining all summer long at Southwestern College. South Bay’s only public institution of higher education is proud to offer over 400 class sections across the college’s four campuses in the South Bay to help students...

Centers for International Trade Development Earn Presidential Award

California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Gains White House Award for Export Services Centers for International Trade Development program recognized for increasing U.S. exports SACRAMENTO – The White House today conferred the president’s top award for export services to...

Study Abroad Students Share Experiences from South Africa Trip

Southwestern College students who spent two weeks in Cape Town, South Africa will share their experiences with the college community at a special forum. The students and two faculty members spent their time in the Red Hill Township school. Tuesday’s forum will include a...

San Diego Small Business Association Honors Southwestern College Director

San Diego Small Business Association Honors Southwestern College Director San Diego Contracting Opportunities Director Also Makes His Mark         The Small Business Association San Diego District Office has awarded Victor Castillo the Minority Small Business Champion of the Year. Castillo...

Southwestern College Hosts 80th Assembly District Candidates Forum

Southwestern College hosts 80th Assembly District Candidates Forum          The race for the 80th State Assembly seat made a stop at Southwestern College recently. Democratic candidates Steve Castaneda and Lorena Gonzalez each presented their qualifications to the Southwestern College community in a...

State Board of Governors Grants Center Status to Two College Centers

Board of Governors Approves Center Status for Two Southwestern College Centers Approval means college can maintain/grow programs in San Ysidro and National City          The Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges voted unanimously today to grant Southwestern College...

San Diego, Imperial Small Business Development Center Hires Regional Director

San Diego, Imperial Small Business Development Center Hires Regional Director          Southwestern College and the San Diego and Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce Dr. Aleta Wilson as its new Regional Director. Dr. Wilson comes to the SBDC...

Southwestern College Governing Board Appoints Nora Vargas to Fill Vacancy

Southwestern College Governing Board Appoints Nora Vargas to Fill Vacancy Longtime community activist anxious to get to work         The Southwestern College Governing Board appointed longtime community activist Nora Vargas to fill vacant seat #1 Monday night.         Vargas was one...

Inspiring Speakers Await Southwestern College Students

Inspiring Speakers Await Southwestern College Students         From homeless to Harvard and now to HUBU. Local community members, including a medical doctor, bank executive, attorney and inspiring educator Doug Luffborough, will spend the afternoon with students as part of the Hermanos Unidos, Brothers United...