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September 2019

SCC Hosts Annual Open Hands Night

SCC Hosts Annual Open Hands Night: Experience the Deaf Community's Version of Open Mic Night.

SCC hosts 6th annual WOW - Wonders of Writing Symposium

Wonders of Writing Symposium on Thursday, September 12 featuring SC published authors Scott Gould and George Singleton

Horticulture program at SCC continues to blossom

Offering the only Associates degree in horticulture in the Upstate, SCC's Central Campus also boasts one of five recognized arboretums in Spartanburg County, giving students a hands-on teaching environment to prepare them for the world of work.

Giles Awarded Order of the Palmetto

Spartanburg Community College President Henry C. Giles Jr. was honored for 50 years of service to the college, community and state last week when he was awarded the Order of the Palmetto on behalf of Gov. Henry McMaster at a general meeting for faculty and staff.

Foodscaping visionary Brie Arthur headlines Arboretum Adventures at SCC

Foodscaping visionary Brie Arthur will be the featured speaker at Arboretum Adventures, an annual fundraising event for the horticulture department at Spartanburg Community College.

Hot Job Market in Spartanburg

Demanding job market in Spartanburg causes stress for employers, with nearly full employment.

SCC President Receives SC Order of the Palmetto

In a surprise presentation by Mike Forrester, SCC's vice president of economic development, on behalf of Gov. McMaster, Giles was awarded the Order of the Palmetto.

50 Years of Service and SC Order of the Palmetto for SCC President Giles

Amy Wood with WSPA reports as SCC President Henry Giles is honored for 50 years at the college, as well as receiving the SC Order of the Palmetto Award. SC State Technical College System President, Dr. Tim Hardee, thanked Giles for his service, while SC Rep. Mike Forrester presented SC Order of The Palmetto on behalf of Gov. McMaster.

February 2019

Improving student STEM skills in Union

Major David del Cuadro-Zimmerman, an Instructor with the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the US Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, assists Sims Middle School 6th grader Sanquintin Means working to program the Sphero robot he is using during a robotics workshop for middle school students at the Spartanburg Community College Union County Campus.