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SMC creative in enlarging art gallery

Clement, from Edwardsburg, graduated from SMC in 2014. She now lives in Grand Rapids since finishing at Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University. The former portrait painter, who transitioned to abstracts about a year ago, numbers her untitled paintings, the largest of which stands five feet tall.

SMC celebrates Black History Month with Spaniels Forever

They closed with their 1954 signature, “Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight,” covered by The McGuire Sisters and Sha Na Na and featured in movies “American Graffiti,” “Three Men and a Baby,” “Diner” and “American Hot Wax.”

Scholarship created in memory of 1998 SMC graduate

There will be a Celebration of Life service to remember Brian Blazek July 8 at Camp Eberhart near Three Rivers.

SMC's Visual and Performing Arts Department announces spring events

The new: SMC's larger, newly-renovated art gallery, which will debut with “Jessika Clement: The Generous Deceit of Elusive Darkness” Feb. 5-March 1, with a public reception at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14.

SMC organizing business honors chapter

“Accounting, communications, graphic design, ag tech, automotive tech, construction trades, health information technology, information technology, medical assisting and sports management are all eligible,” he said.

McKenna Bowdish explores Belize

Bowdish, studying accounting at SMC through Ferris State University while balancing her job with the Michigan Milk Producers Association, snorkeled with jellyfish and a nurse shark, cradled a crocodile, toured a chocolate factory and saw sugar cane growing “like corn in the Midwest.”

Ed Guse farm yields $277,000 for scholarships

Edward Guse bequeathed his farm southeast of Dowagiac in LaGrange Township to SMC when he died at 80 on Jan. 16, 2002.

Spaniels lead off spring lecture series

On Feb. 21, 1991, in New York City, The Spaniels became one of eight R&B artists presented Pioneer Awards by the Rhythm and Blues Foundation.

SMC Honors Program showcases projects

These experiences ensure SMC Honors Program graduates are at the front of the line for transfer scholarships, internships and job opportunities.