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December Employee of the Month

December Employee of the Month

Keith Finley is being recognized as the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, December Employee of the Month. Finley graduated from Southern with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. He joined the staff at Southern in August 2012. He is employed as an Information Systems Tech. Finley describes his job as having the responsibility to provide Allied Health and Nursing with...
ALA Presents to Tug Valley Chamber of Commerce

ALA Presents to Tug Valley Chamber of Commerce

On November 12, Appalachian Leadership Academy students spoke to the Tug Valley Chamber of Commerce about the value of using entrepreneurship in rural communities as an effective strategy for economic development. The students made a case for entrepreneurship and provided examples of rural communities that have turned their economies around using this strategy. Students participating were: Jason...
BB&T Continues Support

BB&T Continues Support

Joe Raymond, Market President for BB&T Banks presented a contribution to the Southern West Virginia Community College Foundation as part of the banking institutions ongoing support as a Gold Level Sponsor. Accepting the donation was Ron Lemon, Vice President of Development and Tammy Toppings, Development Office Program Specialist.
Southern International Students

Southern International Students

Students from China’s Shanxi Province recently completed training at the Academy for Mine Training and Energy Technologies at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College.

The training focused on communications, rescue and safety. The students began with an orientation session that included a meeting with First Lady/President of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical...

President’s Student Circle Brunch

President’s Student Circle Brunch

A President’s Student Circle Brunch was held this week on the Wyoming Campus. Students had the opportunity to share their ideas about the college. Dr. Debra Teachman, Vice President of Student and Academic Affairs, also joined the group.
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College solidifies its global reach.

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College Solidifies its Global Reach

West Virginia First Lady and President of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, Joanne Jaeger Tomblin, Director of Academy for Mine Training and Energy Technologies, Carl Baisden and Academy Instructor, Bethany Howerton joined members of the West Virginia Development Office for a Mission Trip to China. The group attended the 2013 China Coal and Mining Expo in Beijing, China,...

National Radiologic Technology Week

National Radiologic Technology Week

Southern celebrated National Radiologic Technology Week® . The annual event is to recognize the vital work of R.T.s across the nation. The celebration takes place each November to commemorate the anniversary of the x-ray's discovery by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen on Nov. 8, 1895.The week-long celebration calls attention to the important role medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals play...

November Employee of the Month

Program Assistant, Debra Johnson is being recognized as the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, November Employee of the Month. A graduate of Southern, Johnson received her AS in Business Accounting and General Business in 1986. Johnson began her career at Southern in 1986, helping at the switchboard on the Logan Campus. She then worked at a cashier until 1989...
Miller Named Outstanding Contributor

Miller Named Outstanding Contributor

Patricia Miller, Manager of Business and Auxiliary Services on the Logan Campus of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College was recognized as an Outstanding Contributor to Community College Education. Miller received the award during the 2013 annual conference of the West Virginia Community College Association and the West Virginia Association for Development Education recently...

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