Our Most Popular Stories and Social Media Posts of 2019

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We’re closing out the year (and decade!) at Southwestern College by looking back at some of our best moments across our News Center, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

You made it another year to remember. You came to read our great stories and were there for many “likeable” Southwestern College moments. We opened new buildings, gave you sneak peaks at future facilities, expanded our Promise Program, honored our Students of Distinction, celebrated our 58th birthday and much more.

Here are a few highlights of our analytics:

    • You reacted to our Facebook mosts more than 10,000 times.
    • We reached more than 460,000 impressions with our Facebook messages.
    • You gave us more than 2,600 likes on Instagram.
    • Our posts reached more than 2.6 million people on Twitter.
    • You visited the Southwestern College News Center more than 48,000 times.

It’s easy to see why it was another record-breaking year for digital stories at Southwestern College. Let’s breakdown what you made our most popular stories across our News Center and social media.

News Center

Philosophy Professor Peter Bolland: In Defense of Community College


Meet the 2019 Student of Distinction Award Recipients

A collage of every Student of Distinction Award winner.

Southwestern College Holds Ribbon Cutting for State-of-the-Art Math and Science Building





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A break in the clouds this morning revealed this colorful rainbow above Mayan Hall. 🌈

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Coming 2020 to #ChulaVista: The new Performing Arts Center, a hub of performance, arts and cultural engagements.

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