Democracy Days: Shaping Politics – Women in Leadership

Urban Dictionary’s definition of a #GirlBoss is:

A woman in control, taking charge of her own circumstances in work & life. Someone who knows her worth and won’t accept anything less. She is empowering and inspiring to those around her.

Equal pay between the sexes remains a hot-button topic in America’s modern political climate. … Continue reading

How to be a good intern


As an alumna of Maryville University, I have the opportunity to serve as an advisor to current students. In this role I provide informational interviews and professional shadowing and speak on panels, but more importantly, I also provide real-life advice to students.

Wouldn’t you like to hear the … Continue reading

Why did you choose SCC?

Alex Crump, scholarship recipient

Community college isn’t everyone’s first choice when applying for colleges. Many factors come into play when making that big decision, like location, degrees available, where your friends are going, scholarships awarded and tuition. That last detail is a huge reason students start their education at SCC, but it’s not the … Continue reading

If there exists a thirty­-three ounce jar of Nutella, do we really have free will?

Transferring to a university after you graduate from SCC? Then you may want to read this college essay that landed Brittany Stinson, an 18-year-old senior at Concord High School in Wilmington, Delaware, acceptance letters from Yale, Columbia, The University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth and Cornell. Spoiler: It may not be as complex as … Continue reading