Press Releases

‘Artrepreneur’ Louie Gong speaks at SMC

Last May Louie Gong's company, Eighth Generation, launched the Inspired Natives Project, which is both a business initiative and an educational initiative.

SMC open house April 18

SMC offers 64 associate degrees and certificates, including new degrees in sports management, psychology and agricultural technology, and eight bachelor’s degrees through partnerships with Ferris State University and Bethel College.

Eight SMC students tour Palisades nuclear plant

“We got to view the control room and walk through the building which houses the steam turbines and generator,” Physics Professor Andrew Dohm said.

Schuette speaking at 48th Commencement

Schuette, the only Attorney General in Michigan history to have served in the executive, legislative and judicial branches of state government, was first elected in 2010 and re-elected on Nov. 4, 2014.

SMC chemistry students present at Denver conference

Heather Duke, Craig Fowler, Brendan Stewart, Susan Ardon, Will Ryan, Kason Yuan and brothers Timothy and Tobias Robertson barely stepped off the flight from Chicago Midway when they experienced a good omen. An SUV that delivered them to Holiday Inn Express Denver Downtown was named the Roadrunner Express.

April 17 choral concert features award-winning spiritual

Select Voices’ closing number, “A Brand New You” by Jason Robert Brown, was performed in a March 19, 2014, concert with the Tony Award-winning composer himself on piano.

Niles mom, son graduating together from SMC

“With SMC, everybody works together to make sure everybody’s successful,” she said.

Venture ‘Into the Woods’ April 9-12

Performances of SMC’s spring musical, directed by Paul Mow, take place April 9, 10 and 11 at 7:30 p.m. and April 12 at 2 p.m., all in the theatre of the Dale A. Lyons Building on the Dowagiac campus.

Irrigation study proponents meet at SMC

The study’s two objectives are collecting sound hydrogeologic data and constructing groundwater flow models representing five Cass County watersheds.

Managing diabetes is about portion control

“I’m Latin. The risk is huge for me. My mom and all my aunts and uncles had diabetes. All my cousins are finding out they have diabetes. My brother found out two years ago. I don’t want to have it, so I do prevention things, like walking on a treadmill when I watch TV.”