SPSCC Clipper Athletics are sending three student-athletes to play in the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) All-Star game on Sunday, March 17, in Everett.
Women’s Basketball sends NWAC West Region MVP Trinity Betoney to the women’s all-star game. Betoney, a sophomore guard and forward originally from Nevada, averaged 21.6 points and 10.1 rebounds per game. She plans to continue her basketball career at a 4-year university and is currently considering her options.
SPSCC today announced that the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Center (DEIC) within the Center for Student Success will be renamed the “A. Barbara Clarkson Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Center” in a dedication event on March 20, 2019.
SPSCC and Clipper Athletics celebrated the 100th win for men’s basketball head coach Aaron Landon on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at home against Tacoma Community College. The 77-67 win makes Landon the first basketball coach in Clipper Athletics history to reach 100 wins.
On Saturday, Jan. 19, two SPSCC students were recognized for their success in academics at the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Banquet. Vanessa Enendu and Chante Williams were honored by the Thurston Group of Washington State as successful and involved students and community members, praising their work ethic, values, and contributions to advancing equity in education. They each received a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 toward their education.
Congratulations to the Men's Basketball team for taking home the Fall 2018 Clippers Academic Excellence Team Award by having a collective GPA of 3.27 - the highest among all our athletic programs! Eight of the team’s student athletes placed on Academic Achievement Lists, including Ben Janssan on the President’s List with a 4.0, DeMonte Malloy, John Moore, and Tyke Thompson on the Vice President’s List, and Anthony Braggs, Branden Bunn, Jake Crawford, and Tommy Fautska landing on the Academic Excellence List.
South Puget Sound Community College is proud to announce student Eliab Cortes as the nomination for the Washington State Association of College Trustees (ACT) Transforming Lives Awards. Cortes and other nominees were honored during the Transforming Lives Awards Dinner on Jan. 21, 2019.
South Puget Sound Community College and the SPSCC Foundation announced its acquisition of the Louis Walker Middleton building from the Estate of Olympia philanthropist Dr. Angela Bowen. The announcement event held on Jan. 16, 2019, celebrated Dr. Bowen’s $1.19 million in-kind contribution to the SPSCC Foundation, the largest gift in school history.