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SWIC Chooses Howard Gunning as Faculty Member of the Year for 2015

The award goes to Gunning because of his high standards in the classroom, the experience he shares with his students and his dedication to his field, according to SWIC President Georgia Costello, Ph.D.

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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Friday, May 29, 2015

2015 SWIC Graduation Video

This year’s commencement had its share of pomp, circumstance and selfies! Watch our highlights video.

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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Friday, May 22, 2015

2015 GED Certification Celebration Video

Our GED recipients celebrate and tell us what's next for them. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Health Sciences Pinning Ceremony video

Congratulations to each and every #swicgrad! This video features our newest healthcare professionals.

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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Cosmic Bingo

Thanks for packing the house for Cosmic Bingo on Friday Proceeds from the event benefit SWIC student athletes. We had a blast Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, April 27, 2015

High schoolers cook up success in culinary competition

Local high school students showcased their chopping, grating, sautéing, baking and other culinary arts skills in the Platinum Chef Competition held at Red Bud High School recently.

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Friday, April 10, 2015

Annual SWIC plant sale April 24-26

Bring out the green – it’s spring! And the Southwestern Illinois College Horticulture program is selling the flowers and plants grown over the winter by students. The best way to get your green thumbs (and fingers) on these plants is by paying a visit to the annual Plant Sale April 24-26 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

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