President Mathews reflects on 20th anniversary
“He makes our tasks as trustees easier” Chairman Thomas F. Jerdon said. “If you don’t have a president who’s honest, trustworthy and willing to make the tough decisions that are the right decisions, the institution will head in the wrong direction. David checks all the boxes we could ever want in a president. On behalf of the whole board, we appreciate your service.”
Nursing bid accepted
A construction celebration is planned Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Charles O. Zollar Building on the Dowagiac campus with remarks by Michigan Budget Director Al Pscholka and nursing students.
SMC's STEM camp is elementary
Edwardsburg teachers Nichole Dohm and Deb Kraska led science experiments to spectacular effect, blowing up balloons with candy and Diet Pepsi (Sweet Tarts work better than Nerds!); making their own erupting lava lamps by mixing vegetable oil and water in a beaker, adding a few drops of food coloring and dropping in an Alka-Seltzer tablet; and making popcorn kernels dance by combining water, vinegar and baking soda.
Rowe rewards two SMC students
“We are so excited about the possibilities that could come from earning these scholarships,” McClelland said. “Mr. Rowe picked people he thought would change the perception of jobs in the skilled trades. This is something Victoria and I take very seriously after our incredible year in the field. We want to help put SMC on the map and make it the premier program in the area for training people for the trades.”