News Articles and Features Listing

January 2022

OPINION: County Should Benefit from Workforce Scholarships

Spartanburg County is uniquely poised to benefit from Workforce Scholarships with initiatives to address Spartanburg's educational attainment lags state and national averages.

SCC Nominees for A. Wade Martin Award

SCC announces Neil Griffin and Susan Moore for the A. Wade Martin Innovative Team of the Year Award, an honor bestowed by the SCTEA at its annual conference in February.

SCC Student Honored by Spartanburg Science Center

SCC Student Will Lawson was honored by the Spartanburg Science Center for his tireless work helping to care for the more than 40 animals at the Center during the pandemic.

December 2021

Spark Center Welcomes Duncan-based GML Industries

GML Industries LLC announced Dec. 7 it will invest $966,000 to establish operations in Spartanburg Community College's Spark Center SC in Duncan.

November 2021

Coffee With... SCC President Michael Mikota

SC Biz News "Coffee With" video series features executives sharing insights. Rick Jenkins, SC Biz News publisher, sat down with Dr. Mikota, president of SCC.

Presidents of SCC, Switzerland Discuss Expansion of Apprenticeships

SCC President Dr. Michael Mikota met with President of Switzerland, Guy Parmelin and Swiss Ambassador to the US Jacques Pitteloud to discuss apprenticeship programs.

SCC Announces New Mascot in Record Enrollment

SCC announces a new mascot, and a 32 percent overall increase in enrollment versus 2019, marking the highest enrollment in college history with a total of 6,097 students.

October 2021

TRIO Talent Search Grant for Cherokee County

Spartanburg Community College announced the college has been awarded a TRiO Talent Search Grant totaling $1,386,720 over the next five years.

2021 WOW Symposium

Seventh annual WOW: Wonders of Writing Symposium featuring published authors Esteban Rodriguez and Tiana Nobile from 7:00-8:00 pm virtually.

2021 Arboretum Adventures

SCC School of Horticulture and the SCC Foundation hosts the 2021 Arboretum Adventures event and celebrate the 50th anniversary on Thursday, September 23