News Articles and Features Listing

September 2020

Youth Apprenticeship Scholarship to SCC

Broome High student Colton Wells will be an apprentice at DRÄXLMAIER, who will pay for his education and training at SCC.

Dr. Mikota Speaks at Rotary in Gaffney

President Dr. Michael Mikota spoke about the importance of higher education and economic development during a Gaffney Rotary Club program.

Highway 290 Development During COVID-19

Leaders credit Spartanburg's strong manufacturing companies, school districts, and the proximity to Greenville for the demand for more real estate along the highway.

SCC Receives Beautification Grant

Spartanburg releases beautification and cleanup grants, which includes $2000 for Spartanburg Community College's entrance.

SCC Receives $1.6 Million TRIO Program Grant

SCC Receives $1.6 Million Grant from the US Department of Education to Support TRIO Program.

Broad River Electric Awards SCC Foundation

The SCC Foundation has been awarded a $2,000 Operation Round Up grant from Broad River Electric to be used for the Student Food Pantry at the Downtown Campus.

SCC Foundation Endowment Fund Exceeds $1 Million

Spartanburg Community College Foundation Endowment Fund Exceeds $1 Million, in part thanks to a sizable gift.

August 2020

Limestone University Artist to Speak at SCC

Limestone University Professor of Art Carolyn Ford will be giving two artist talks on her exhibition "Speak My Language" at SCC on September 15 and 16, 2020.

SCC Foundation Board and Union SC

SCC Foundation recently elected new members to the board of directors including one from Union County with three of its returning members also being from Union County.

Upstate colleges in the age of COVID-19

When classes start back this fall on SC's college campuses, some students will begin on their couches with virtual learning while others will be back in classrooms.