Press Releases

SMC's Guse Farm grows scholarships

Ironically, a man known for staunch financial support of everything from the fair and its youthful livestock exhibitors to Cassopolis FFA never took part in such events himself. He never showed livestock at the Berrien County Youth Fair in Berrien Springs or belonged to 4-H.

Kim Gravel speaking at SMC Oct. 4

Before Facebooking live with the former Miss Georgia Sept. 21 in the Student Activity Center theatre, students watched one of the pageant coach’s favorite episodes from two Lifetime seasons of “Kim of Queens.”

SMC Board of Trustees hears ‘State of the College’

The Niles Campus has been recently renovated, last year at this time the college opened its new science building and Sept. 27 the public is invited to tour the newly renovated Foster W. Daugherty Building on the Dowagiac campus.

SMC art exhibit vanishing before viewers' eyes

Favela is known for pinatas featured in the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Ark., founded by Walmart’s founder’s daughter.

National anthem talk stirs patriotic dialogue

“Patriotic songs in general are a thread connecting our past as a singing community.”

SMC College Night Sept. 28

Sixty institutions are coming from Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Tennessee and Canada.

Stockbridge student selects SMC

Stockbridge is renowned for its Advanced Underwater Robotics Team, which landed in the limelight on CBS-TV’s “60 Minutes” in 2014 about a trip to the western Pacific Ocean island of Palau, 500 miles from the Philippines. A robot Stockbridge designed and built helped find the remains of three missing U.S. World War II servicemen.

SMC offers options to ITT Tech students

A special open house has been scheduled on Wednesday, Sept.14, from 5 to 7 p.m. on the Niles Campus.

‘Oh Say Can You Sing!’ Sept. 15

Should elected officials and celebrities, such as Colin Kaepernick, be required to stand during the anthem? The San Francisco 49ers quarterback kneels to protest racial oppression. Is “The Star-Spangled Banner” too outdated or musically awkward to continue in official service? What needs remain today for public demonstrations of patriotism? What is patriotism exactly and how is it best practiced?

SMC students move in for fall

"Fireman Joe" Sharum comes by his nickname honestly, as he’s an actual firefighter for the Dowagiac Fire Department.