J.D. Power founder's foundation awards SMC $50,000
“Our family foundation decided to make this grant to Southwestern Michigan College’s Nursing and Health Education Building to honor the spirit and contributions of Ken and Gertrude Pierce,” J.D. Power III said.
Fire Academy concludes in Chicago
Sophomores Jossalyn Rogalski of Dowagiac and Kaylee Thieme of Marcellus joined veterans.
Rogalski, Cass County’s 2016 spelling champion, is interested in marine biology, but also desires to follow her father into fire service.
Huizenga foundation gives SMC $50,000
“Charlie has been deceased for 10 years and yet we’re still talking about him,” Scarpone said. “Ten years from now we’ll still be talking about him because he has a fantastic legacy and a fantastic story to tell.”
‘Children of Eden’ opens Friday
“Every job you have helps get you ready for the next one, even though you may not know what the next one is, so I’ll go back to New York and start auditioning again,” Travis said. “I can only hope my good standing with the show and all I learned will help me.”
Sammy Mathews dancing in NFL
Right out of college, Mathews appeared during the 2015-16 season with the Grand Rapids Drive, a Detroit Pistons minor-league affiliate.
Steve's Run July 29 at SMC
This year’s awards will be bestowed by Steve’s father, SMC President Emeritus David C. Briegel, the college’s fifth president from 1981-1998.
SMC hosts first ETS agriculture camp
Milk is trucked to Michigan Milk Producers Association’s (MPPA) Constantine processing plant to become cheese or butter. There is also a plant in Ovid. MMPA also owns a cheese plant in Middlebury, Ind. These plants employ approximately 200 people and process up to 7.4 million pounds of milk daily.