As the moon completely covers the sun and darkness falls in the middle of day, SCC students, faculty and staff will be among an estimated 10 million in the U.S. who have the unique opportunity to observe a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21.
As one of seven local colleges and universities within … Continue reading
Students, employees and Foundation Board members share memories.
… And 3 lessons we learned when we asked the question.
While those who served ice cream or worked as a lifeguard smiled when they heard this question, others rolled their eyes as they recalled some not-so-great memories spending hours … Continue reading
Wyatt wants to put his leadership skills and his passion for his community together to become a firefighter. The recent high school grad said that growing up he would always look up to the firefighters he would see in the community, and that he can’t wait to be the hero … Continue reading
Stay-at-home mom returning to school makes time for others
Turning her experience as a returning learner into an opportunity to help others with math, Nikki Engelbrecht volunteers in the Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program at St. Charles Community College.
Nikki said it was a little scary going … Continue reading
Do you remember who first believed in you? Who helped you reach your dream?
Chances are someone helped make it possible, or motivated you along the way.
You did it, though!
And now you are helping others. If you are a parent, relative, friend, teacher, mentor, tutor or donor – … Continue reading
When you filled out your basketball bracket this month, did you pick underdog South Carolina to outplay the top-ranked teams?
We cannot help cheering for those who may not come from the biggest or most known places to rise victoriously because they work hard.
As we continue to celebrate the … Continue reading
Matthew has overcome a lot of adversity and is going back to school to pursue his academic goals. He said he has interests in science, including neuroscience, biology and nanotechnology.
Matthew also said he has found SCC to be a great learning environment, and is appreciative of the academic opportunities. … Continue reading
If you took in the new movie “Hidden Figures” currently in theaters, you are already aware of how the powerful stories of these significant figures of our past are inspiring audiences while also putting a spotlight on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
Intelligent, clever and determined in the sort of … Continue reading
As spring semester begins, we would like to introduce our alumni and friends to our new president.
Welcome, Dr. Barbara Kavalier
When the SCC Board of Trustees hired a new president in August 2016, they found a leader who understood the unique needs of community college students. Dr. Barbara … Continue reading