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Two named SPSCC's 2018 All-Washington scholars

March 18, 2018

South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) will host the 22nd annual All-Washington Academic Team ceremony on Thursday, March 22, 2018.  The top students from each of Washington State’s 34 community and technical colleges will be honored in this annual recognition ceremony. 

The keynote will feature a message from Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman. SPSCC will honor two of its top students, Rashida B. Mohamed Ibrahim and Brendan Jewell, at the ceremony.

Tenure granted to seven faculty members

March 14, 2018
SPSCC granted tenure to seven faculty members at the Board of Trustees meeting on March, 13, 2018. Three of the faculty members are alumni of SPSCC. In order to be granted tenure at SPSCC, faculty members must satisfactorily perform required instructional and non-instructional work within their assigned area of discipline, such as course instruction, curriculum design, service work, and more over the course of three years.

How SPSCC went from mediocre to the verge of winning a second straight NWAC West title

February 28, 2018
At the end of December, the South Puget Sound Community College men’s basketball team was 8-6. “We weren’t good, but we were dangerous,” coach Aaron Landon joked. Heading into Wednesday’s 8 p.m. game against visiting Grays Harbor, the Clippers have assured themselves of a third consecutive season with at least 21 wins, and can clinch a second straight Northwest Athletic Conference West title with a win over the last-place Chokers.

Open regular hours, Feb. 23

February 23, 2018

Both campuses, including college services and classes, are running on normal schedules today, Feb. 23, 2018.

The campus childcare center will open at 10 a.m.

Open regular hours Feb. 22

February 22, 2018

Both campuses, including college services and classes, are running on normal schedules today, Feb. 22, 2018.

The campus childcare center will open at 9 a.m.

Late Start 2/21

February 21, 2018

UPDATED 2/21 AT 3:10 P.M.

Due to icy conditions on campus, both SPSCC campuses will open two hours late on Wednesday, Feb. 21. This means gates will open at 9:30 a.m. with classes and operations beginning at 10:00 a.m.

This means that any credit classes scheduled to start prior to 10:00 a.m. are cancelled for the day. No staff, faculty, or students will be permitted on campus prior to 9:30 a.m.

On the Lacey campus, any non-credit classes scheduled to start at 8:00 a.m. will start at 10:00 a.m.

Class weather closure, Feb. 20

February 20, 2018

UPDATED 2/20 AT 3:25 P.M.

SPSCC will close both campuses at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.

Due to local weather conditions, SPSCC is cancelling all classes that begin at 3:00 p.m. or later on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.  This cancellation affects both the Olympia and Lacey campuses, including non-credit evening classes at the Lacey Campus.

All campus services and offices will close at 5:00 p.m.  The campus childcare center will close at 4:00 p.m.