Citizens’ Bond Oversight Application Deadline Extended

Those interested in applying for the At-Large position on the Proposition R Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) have a few more weeks to prepare their application. The deadline has been extended to Friday, April 26, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. Members of the committee...

Southwestern College Governing Board Trustee Elections Are Changing

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The Southwestern College Governing Board will hold its first public meeting on changing governing board positions into specific districts at a virtual meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 24. Southwestern College trustees are currently elected at-large, meaning they are elected by voters across the entire college’s service...

Southwestern College Promise Deadline is Oct. 1

Student participate in Southwestern College’s 2017 Commencement Ceremony.
For many students, the toughest part of college is paying for it. Southwestern College wants to help ease the financial headaches and burdens by offering free tuition to qualifying high school graduates for their first year at Southwestern College. The Southwestern College Promise 

Southwestern College Awarded Federal Grant to Combat Sexual Assault, Violence

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Southwestern College has been awarded $750,000 by the Department of Justice to combat sexual assault and domestic and dating violence. The grant aims to develop and strengthen  services for victims, including creating easier and confidential pathways of reporting and victim advocacy programs. This grant will be used...

8th Annual Street Painting Festival a Flurry of Colors

CHULA VISTA – Southwestern College’s 8th annual street painting festival this week was a fanfare of color and wonder as artists from all over San Diego convened to strut their stuff and promote Women’s History Month. Spectators were able to spend two...

Local Community College Trustees Release Joint Statement of Solidarity and Hope

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Words… on signs… in statements… over bullhorns… on lips… in our heads. No matter where displayed or spoken, the words of pain, frustration, anger and sorrow have grown louder locally and across our nation. As leaders of the 10 colleges in the San Diego...

Southwestern Brings Work-Based Learning to the Classroom

Even before the pandemic crippled many industries, Southwestern College faculty understood they needed ways to apply classroom content in professional settings to help students gain real-world experience, Known as Classroom to Career, a team of Work-Based Learning faculty reached out to employers to hear directly...

Left Turn into Parking Lot B Entrance

The City of Chula Vista streets and public works department informing us that starting tomorrow (9/6/13) the left turn lane into Parking Lot B entrance from Otay Lakes Road (Northbound) will no longer be available. The City contractor will be starting the...