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March 2020

Upstate colleges prepare for coming semesters

Upstate colleges prepare for coming semesters, shutdown or no shutdown

Students Online Remainder of Semester

SCC announced Friday its students will take online classes for the remainder of the spring semester which ends April 29.

SCC Continues Classes Online

Our top priorities are the safety and well-being of our students, faculty and staff and to continue teaching our students.

Planting Seeds for Countywide Success

Spartanburg Community College's Spark Center gives our community an asset that lets new businesses work from an existing space while setting up Spartanburg operations.

Economic Visionaries 2020 Awards

The 2020 Economic Visionaries award winners include Bank of America, Piedmont Natural Gas, Toray Composite Materials America and Milliken & Company.

BAKD to Perfection

In 2015, SCC alum Pitts launched BAK'D, a baking company specializing in cakes, cookies and confectioners. BAK'D has steadily grown in Spartanburg and Greenville.

Career Changes Create Students

Career changes are creating more non-traditional students at colleges, as seen at Spartanburg Community College.

January 2020

SCC President Giles Announces Retirement

President Henry C. Giles, Jr., announced his retirement today at the January meeting of the Spartanburg County Commission for Technical and Community Education, effective June 30, 2020.

McKissick Keynote Speaker in Union

Isaac McKissick, Director of the SCC Union County Campus, was the keynote speaker at Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration at Sims Middle School.

Social media plays bigger role today

Social media is playing a bigger role in politics today -- with politicians using the media to take their views directly to voters, election experts at SCC said Thursday.