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Wyoming/McDowell Campus to Host Spring Open House

There's no better place to begin in the college search process than close to home. Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College invites anyone interested in continuing their education or finding an exciting career to join us for a Spring Open House , Saturday, May 2, 2015 on the Wyoming/McDowell Campus. Prospective students will have the opportunity to tour the campus and talk with...

White to Address Southern Graduates

Logan, WV- Marshall University Interim President Gary G. White will address the 2015 graduating class of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College on May 16, 2015. White, a Logan County native and Marshall graduate is a former member and past chairman of the Marshall University Board of Governors, former member and vice president of the West Virginia Board of Education, and former...

Award Winning Songwriter David LaMotte Set to Perform

Southern Harmony 365 will present a free concert at the Savas Kostas Theater on the Logan Campus of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College on Wednesday, April 22 featuring award-winning songwriter, speaker and writer, David LaMotte. LaMotte has performed over 2500 concerts and released eleven full-length CDs of primarily original music, touring in forty-eight of the fifty states...

DegreeWorks Available to Students

DegreeWorks a web-based tool to help students and advisors monitor a student's progress toward degree completion will be available to Southern students beginning April 6th. DegreeWorks combines Southern’s degree requirements and a student’s completed coursework into an easy-to-read worksheet that helps students see how completed courses count toward degree requirements, and helping students see...

Messer Named April Employee of the Month

Anita Messer is being recognized as the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College April Employee of the Month. A graduate of Southern, Messer also attended Bluefield State College earning a Regents Bachelor of Arts degree. Messer joined the staff of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College as Library Technical Assistant I during evening hours then moved...

Vision 2020 Campaign Totals Released

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College President Joanne Jaeger Tomblin and Vice President of Development Ronald Lemon recently released updated totals for the Vision 2020 Major Gifts Campaign. Since the inception of the campaign, a grand total of $16.4 million in fundraising dollars has been raised through community donations, Foundations, and grants. Southern employees have...

Paige Named March Employee of the Month

Martha Paige is being recognized as the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, March Employee of the Month. Paige is a graduate of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College where she earned an associate of Arts. She joined the staff of Southern in November 1981 as a Library Assistant. She then moved to the Williamson Business Office/PBX Operator and has remained...

President Joanne Jaeger Tomblin Announces Retirement

Mount Gay, West Virginia- At the February 26, 2015 regular meeting of the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical Board of Governors, President, Joanne Jaeger Tomblin announced her retirement effective June 30, 2015. President Tomblin has been employed at Southern for 33 years, with more than 15 years as its President. Tomblin stated, “The decision was most difficult and emotional, but...

Fall 2014 Deans List

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College is pleased to announce that the following students have been placed on the Dean's List for the Spring 2014 semester.  This honor recognizes achievement of a scholastic average of 3.25 or higher in at least twelve semester hours of academic work.  A total of 369 are...

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