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College News

May 27, 2016
*Summer hours apply to both the college’s Olympia and Lacey campuses *Summer hours last through Friday, Sept. 9. As of Monday, June 20, South Puget Sound Community College will begin operating on summer hours. The college’s Olympia campus will be open for business from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The Enrollment Services Office in the Center for Student Success will operate from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday through Friday, July 1, and from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. beginning Tuesday, July 5. The campus will be closed on Fridays. The college’s Lacey campus... More...
May 25, 2016
*Sophomore basketball player earns honorable mention for Scholar Athlete of the Year from National Association of Two Year College Athletic Administrators *Watts also won multiple defensive honors this season Tyler Watts, center, was recently recognized by the Executive Team of SPSCC. South Puget Sound Community College men’s basketball player Tyler Watts just can’t seem to stop collecting honors. After earning a spot on the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) All-West Region Defensive Team, and Clipper Defensive Player of the Year honors at the team banquet last month, Watts again... More...
May 20, 2016
*Choir and orchestra all featured in upcoming performances *Guests of choir concert encouraged to bring donations for Thurston County Food Bank The South Puget Sound Community College Music Program is sharing the sounds of spring with its upcoming June concerts.    “I Will Be Earth" SPSCC Chorus and Chamber Choir Friday, June 10, 7:30 pm Things kick off on Friday, June 10, when the SPSCC Chorus and Chamber Choir present “I Will Be Earth.” The concert will focus on selections that connect us with our environment, drawing from folk, classical and world works. The 7... More...
May 19, 2016
*11th annual exhibition highlights outstanding student artists *Special reception on Friday, May 20 from 6-8 p.m. The 11th Annual Student Art Exhibition will be held in The Gallery at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts from May 16 through June 10. An opening reception will take place on Friday, May 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Gallery. SPSCC art faculty selects outstanding works from the studio art courses at the college. Featured works include ceramics, drawing, painting, print making, digital photography, sculpture, mixed media, and more. A continuous slideshow featuring more... More...
May 16, 2016
*Fourth year in a row SPSCC students won medals For the fourth consecutive year, South Puget Sound Community College students distinguished themselves by bringing home medals at the SkillsUSA Washington Leadership and Skills Conference. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, and for advanced education. Four SPSCC students competed at the spring conference of the SkillsUSA Washington chapter on March 31-April 2 in Tacoma. SPSCC was led by student Ian Beard, who... More...
May 16, 2016
*SPSCC Men’s, Women’s Hoops dole out team awards *End-of-season banquets for both teams took place in April *Diondre Bird, Savannah McGill named team MVPs It was a banner year for the SPSCC men’s and women’s basketball teams, filled with wins, postseason berths, and school and personal records. Both clubs got to celebrate those accomplishments at their respective end-of-season awards banquets in April. Clipper Men The SPSCC men set a new school record for wins in a season with a 22-6 record overall. Both sophomore Deiondre Bird and freshman Dez Stoudamire were named to the NWAC All-West... More...
April 28, 2016
*May 12 event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. *Job seekers should come prepared with resumes and dressed professionally *Event is free and open to the public   South Puget Sound Community College is hosting its 28th Annual Career Day May 12. More than 60 employers across a variety of fields and industries will be on hand to share career information with students, recruit new employees, conduct informational interviews, and more. The college’s WSECU Center for Career Services hosts the event and will be on hand to provide information and resources to students. These resources include job... More...
April 20, 2016
*Production will run May 26-29 *Free to SPSCC students, staff, faculty                       The musical that coined the term “rock opera” is coming to South Puget Sound Community College this spring. The SPSCC Drama Program will put on the popular musical Godspell on the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts Mainstage. The production will run from May 26-29. Godspell made it’s off-Broadway debut in 1971 and launched the professional career of award-winning composer Stephen Schwartz... More...
April 13, 2016
*Event combines demos, presentations and pottery sale through April and May *All sale proceeds benefit SPSCC Arts Department programming The South Puget Sound Community College Mini Clay Fest is coming soon thanks to the SPSCC Art Department. The festival will combine artists’ live clay demonstrations, presentations, and a pottery sale featuring the work of visiting artists. The festival will run from April 26-28, May 3-5, and May 11. All events will be in the college ceramics lab, located in room 140 of the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts’ instructional wing (building 21).... More...
April 1, 2016
*Spring classes begin April 4 Beginning a new quarter can be an exciting, and daunting, challenge. Start the new quarter with a “spring” in your step thanks to these tips from South Puget Sound Community College and its students. Spring quarter begins April 4. Avoid the parking crunch Parking on campus can be notoriously tough on the first day of a new quarter. So plan ahead! If you must drive, give yourself plenty of time. Also, consider a carpool friend. Your student ID is also a free Intercity Transit bus pass with updated quarterly validation, meaning you can leave the car... More...