News and Events Blog

U.S. Senator Duckworth Discusses Workforce Development at SWIC

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D IL), Monday, April17, met with the President of Southwestern Illinois College (SWIC), Dr. Georgia Costello, and other college leaders and students while touring SWIC’s Sam Wolf Granite Read More >

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Celebrate spring with the plant sale

Dig out your gardening tools – it’s spring! And the Southwestern Illinois College Horticulture program is selling the flowers and plants grown by students over the winter.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

SWIC working to ensure seamless university transfer

With more than 70 new 2+2 agreements with public and private institutions, Southwestern Illinois College is striving to make the transfer process seamless for university-bound students.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

SWIC students win national broadcasting award

Southwestern Illinois College students from the Introduction to Radio Production class submitted their work to the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System and took home gold at the IBS international conference in New York City. The college’s internet radio station, Blue Storm Radio, received the IBS Golden Microphone Award for “Best Radio Drama.”

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

SWIC students to display their works at Schmidt Art Center

Southwestern Illinois College art students will showcase their artistic talents when the William and Florence Schmidt Art Center and Art department at Southwestern Illinois College team to host the annual SWIC Student Art Exhibition.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

SWIC to offer free People’s Law School workshops

Learn more about our legal system through free workshops held at Southwestern Illinois College. Each People’s Law School workshop is conducted by a local attorney and consists of a lecture on Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. Advanced registration is required.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

Get intense about art at the Schmidt

Teens and tweens can get a creative workout this summer through Summer Art Intensives as they learn about artists and art techniques.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017