A Student of the World: Driven to Serve
Katie (Nimtz) Layman took the Southwestern Michigan College mantra of “start here, go anywhere” to heart.
SMC’s fifth Ren Faire on Saturday
Southwestern Michigan College’s fifth Renaissance Faire steps back in time Saturday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. beside the Dowagiac campus’ Student Activity Center.
Michigan Gateway Community Foundation Donates to SMC Athletics
Southwestern Michigan College announced today that Michigan Gateway Community Foundation has made a generous grant of $10,000 to the enhanced athletics facilities in the Charles O. Zollar Building on the Dowagiac campus.
Every Day is a New Opportunity to Make an Impact
For Dr. Barbara Karwacinski, who chairs Southwestern Michigan College’s Social Science Department, the future is for those who make it and share it. Every day presents new opportunities to see and encourage the potential in her students, just like Ms. Sawicka, an influential teacher in Karwacinski’s life, did for her.
SMC Stabilizes Enrollment, Retains AA Rating
Southwestern Michigan College’s Board of Trustees heard about “stabilized” enrollment, a three-year renewal of its Standard and Poor’s AA credit rating and the energized environment intercollegiate athletics is contributing during its Sept. 14 meeting on the Dowagiac campus.
Athletic Training Lets Bancroft Stay Close to Sports
Southwestern Michigan College Athletic Trainer Elise Bancroft holds a master’s degree from Grand Valley State University. She is certified and licensed in Michigan as an athletic trainer. As a football coach’s daughter with two older brothers, she grew up in Stevensville always involved in sports, including softball, volleyball and ice hockey.
SMC Bass Anglers Coach Made His Mark on YouTube
Before he began coaching Southwestern Michigan College’s new Bass Anglers team, Bill Mathews established himself as a YouTube fishing sensation.