SWIC in the News

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U.S. Rep. Mike Bost tours SWIC Granite City Campus

U.S. Representative Mike Bost toured the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus on Feb. 18, 2015. Read about his visit in the Belleville News-Democrat article: Bost: Future industrial workers getting trained in metro-east

Belleville 200th anniversary fireworks

Watch the Belleville News-Democrat video highlighting the fireworks, laser show and live music July 5 at SWIC.

Local High School Students Get Running Start on College Education

Read the Belleville News-Democrat article about how local high school students are graduating with an associate degree from SWIC at the same time they graduate from high school.

SWIC Goes Solar

Read the Belleville News-Democrat article announcing new solar panels at SWIC that will provide a source of renewable energy.

'Miracle League' Opens in Fairview Heights

SWIC mascot Kashmir the Snow Leopard joined in the dedication of the new Catch 22 Miracle Field at Everett Moody Park in Fairview Heights. Watch the KSDK Channel 5 video.

Granite City Veteran Lives a Life of Service

Read the Alton Telegraph story featuring Chuck Whitehead, retired executive director of the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus.

Contributions Pour in During 12-Hour Challenges at SWIC Granite City Campus

Read the Suburban Journals story highlighting students' community-service efforts.