News Articles and Features Listing

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

August 2021

Donation to School of Horticulture Announced

A generous donation from Larry Roël and Katie Hicks will fund a new bridge that will help protect the surrounding environment and natural habitats.

School of Horticulture Celebrates 50th Year

SCC's School of Horticulture celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, having evolved into a diverse program for the study of horticulture and agriculture.

SCC Announces New College Transition Program

SCC's new program deploys four College Transition Coordinators in high schools, career centers, educating communities on college and life transitions post-high school.

SCC Embraces BMW Apprenticeship Expansion

Out of 331 graduates, almost every BMW Scholar has been offered a job with the company, according to the release. Participating schools include Spartanburg Community College.