Sept. 28-Oct. 11, 2015

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Are you the kind of person who likes to work with people and help them learn? Are you the kind of person who wants to make a difference in your community? UMSL's College of Education now offers a new degree especially designed for educators looking for opportunities outside the classroom. For more information, visit

Sign up for the Thursday, Oct. 15, Step UP! Training to learn how to identify a situation as a problem and intervene safely. This training will help create a safer, healthier and more caring environment. The training will be held from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in SSB Room 1102. RSVP to Teresa Drury at

Highlighted Events

Check out local art in a variety of fibers techniques at the Fibers Invitational Sept. 28-Nov. 6 in the FAB gallery.

Drug and Alcohol Awareness week is Sept. 28-Oct. 2. Events include a presentation by keynote speaker, Andrew O'Brien, at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 29; presentations from nursing students on the aspect of alcohol and drug abuse at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 30; and a screening of Get Him to the Greek at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 1. All events will be held in the SSB lounge or SSB auditorium. 

Check out Center Stage Theatre's production of Clybourne Park Sept. 30-Oct. 4 in the FAB theater. For showtimes and tickets, visit

One day, one big impact! Participate in the first-ever SCC Day of Service on Friday, Oct. 2. This event is open to students, faculty and staff. For more information and to sign up, email Bryonie Carter at or Kelley Pfeiffer at

Auditions for YPT's production of The Nifty Fifties will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, in the SSB auditorium. 

Auditions for Center Stage Theatre's production of Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music will be held at 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, Oct. 5-6, in FAB, Room 110. 

Enjoy free popcorn, trivia, a photo booth and prizes all while learning more about your personal finance situation at Know Your Money Day from noon-4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, in Scooter’s Place. There is also an opportunity to enter and win the SALT book scholarship! 

Fall Break is Monday-Tuesday, Oct. 12-13. Classes will resume Wednesday, Oct. 14.

In the News

Blog Update

Check out the latest posts from our SCC bloggers:

  • "SCC Day of Serviceby Amber Peterson, marketing specialist at SCC (Sept. 23): Amber gives details about the upcoming SCC Day of Service event. 
  • "My weekend in Bransonby Brianna Sronce, SCC student (Sept. 20): Brianna recaps her weekend in Branson, Mo. and emphasizes how important it is to take a break from the stresses of life sometimes. 
  • "MCCA Updateby Ron Chesbrough, SCC president (Sept. 17): Ron gives an update on matters related to the MCCA. 

  • "Campus Sexual Assault Awareness Month at SCCby Sylvia Edgar, Title IX coordinator (Sept. 14): Sylvia shares information on upcoming events for Campus Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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September 23

Young People’s Theatre to perform ‘Tumbleweeds’ Oct. 16-18

Young People’s Theatre to perform ‘Tumbleweeds’ Oct. 16-18

Be transported back in time with a good old-fashioned live-stage Western bursting with wonderful music and hilarious jokes. Read more.

September 22

Fibers Invitational to be featured at SCC Sept. 28-Nov. 6

Fibers Invitational to be featured at SCC Sept. 28-Nov. 6

St. Charles Community College will display a new art exhibition, the Fibers Invitational, starting Sept. 28. The exhibition will be open through... Read more.

September 21

Young People’s Theatre to hold open auditions for ‘Scrooge!’ Sept. 26

Young People’s Theatre to hold open auditions for ‘Scrooge!’ Sept. 26

Young People’s Theatre will hold open auditions for Scrooge! at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26... Read more.

September 16

Center Stage Theatre to hold open auditions for ‘Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music’ Oct. 5-6

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