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Fall 2015 Dean's List

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Tuesday, February 09, 2016

It's a tale of two careers for this SWIC alum

Michael Snider, '07, of Belleville was a parking lot attendant in 2005 when he decided to work toward a more fulfilling career.

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Friday, January 29, 2016

The college community mourns the loss of former SWIC President Dr. Elmer Kirchoff

Southwestern Illinois College mourns the loss of its former President Elmer H. Kirchoff, Ph.D., 81, of Smithton, who passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 after a brief illness. He served as president from 1998-2008, leading the college through a period of tremendous growth. He was particularly proud of th

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Monday, January 25, 2016

Scott Credit Union Establishes Scholarship for SWIC Students

The Scott Credit Union Business Scholarship will be a $1,000 award each year for two years for a part- or full-time student seeking a degree in business.
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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Do all you need Saturday to get enrolled for spring

Most student services will be open Saturday, Jan. 9 and 16, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to help busy students get enrolled for the spring semester at Southwestern Illinois College. 

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Friday, January 08, 2016

Apply for 2016-17 SWIC Foundation scholarships

Whether you are a new student, a current student or a student graduating in the spring or summer with plans to transfer, now’s the time to apply for scholarships to help you pay for college starting fall 2016.

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Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Tina Besserman named to the SWIC Foundation Board

As a board member, she will support the Foundation’s efforts to provide special educational and cultural activities that are not part of the college budget.

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Tuesday, December 08, 2015