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Exceptional Faculty Award supports academic success

December 4, 2017
Sally Sharbaugh, SPSCC counselor and faculty member, was recently awarded an Exceptional Faculty Award to support student academic success and retention. Approved by the Board of Trustees on Nov. 14, 2017, the award will fund the travel and conference costs for ten faculty members to attend the annual On Course national conference in California.

Alumnus recognized for his art in New Zealand

November 29, 2017
An SPSCC graduate is making his name known all the way on the other side of the world. After earning an associate degree at SPSCC, Carlos Cabrera transferred to Otago Polytechnic (OP) via international articulation agreement.

Local automotive instructor receives national award

November 28, 2017
Norman Chapman, an automotive instructor and ASE Certified automobile technician from Centralia, Washington, was recently honored with a national achievement award as the Byrl Shoemaker/ASE Education Foundation Instructor of the Year. Forty-seven automotive professionals were recognized on November 15, 2017, at the Fall Board of Governors meeting of the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) held at the Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego, California.

Holiday season concerts 2017

November 20, 2017
Each quarter, SPSCC is proud to feature its outstanding students as they perform on stage and around the community. Fall Quarter 2017 performances are coming soon. Mark your calendars and get tickets now.

Norm Chapman named Instructor of the Year by ASE Industry Education Alliance

November 15, 2017

Norm Chapman, South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) Professor of Automotive Technology, has received this year’s Byrl Shoemaker Industry Education Alliance Instructor of the Year award.

Chapman was selected from a pool of candidates from around the country based on his exceptional performance on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) test, where he earned the highest score overall. Each year, the award honors someone who has made extraordinary contributions to excellence in automotive education.