News Articles and Features Listing

June 2020

Mikota is Ready to Lead SCC

Michael Mikota is happy to be back in the Upstate and is ready to lead SCC into becoming a major player in the growth and development of the region.

We Stand Together

A letter from President Giles addressing the racism and unrest in our midst.

Financial Restraints Did Not Stop Powers

Former SCC President Jack Powers has interesting history at Furman University where he coached baseball.

May 2020

Rebuilding America: Spartanburg Schools Look to Summer

Spartanburg Community College is slowly transforming for summer reopening, along with other schools in Spartanburg.

Dr. Michael Mikota Named SCC President

SCC has named Dr. Michael Mikota to the position of president, effective July 13, 2020.

SCC Announces Finalists in President Search

SCC has narrowed a search for the seventh president since its founding more than 57 years ago.

SCC Foundation Giving Tuesday Now

SCC Foundation participated in #GivingTuesdayNow May 5, 2020 to benefit student emergency funds.

April 2020

Nursing Students Losing Hospital Experience

Julie Denesha, nursing chair at SCC had to replace clinicals with online materials this year. She also voiced optimism in student success going forward.

March 2020

SCC to Offer Small Labs

SCC announced it will hold labs for small groups of seniors to complete graduation requirements and postpone its graduation ceremony until later this summer.

Governor Grants Options for Labs, Commencement Postponed

Governor McMaster has given community/technical colleges the option to bring groups of 10 or fewer "senior level" students on campus to complete the required lab components.