Press Releases

Hartford's Amanda Goss speaking at Steve's Run

Goss spoke at Komen’s 2017 Pink Tie Ball Feb. 11 at The Inn at Harbor Shores in St. Joseph, receiving a standing ovation.

Learn about Cuba trips at SMC June 14

Until 2012, few people were able to travel to Cuba, which Michele Boyd toured in January.

Foundation united in support of nursing expansion

“The SMC Foundation encourages the community to show support for this critical project by making a gift,” Crawford said. “This transformative program will provide state-of-the-art technology and facilities for our future nurses, ultimately addressing the growing need for skilled health care providers across the region.”

Dr. Jeff Dennis publishes book

“When we tell the story of our nation, it’s easy to leave some things out and to shape the story in such a way it’s pleasing to us.”

Chemistry trip introduced students to California

Both earned SMC President’s List spring semester for straight A’s.

Nursing classroom to be named for Louise White

Mrs. White, mother of SMC Board of Trustees Secretary William M. White, died Aug. 14, 2016. She was 94. “That was my mom,” White said. “She loved people and made friends everywhere. She was quite an adventurer.”

SMC ETS students learn about agriculture technology

“Some of you are going to be surprised at how much technology farming takes to get a good product,” Julie Robinson said.

$1,000 contributed to Dowagiac fireworks show

Southwestern Michigan College donated $500 and President Dr. David Mathews’ family also gave $500.

Rotarians hear about nursing project

The project “allows us to double the size of our ACEN-accredited nursing program,” Mathews said, “and add another health-related occupation. We’re analyzing occupational therapy assistant and physical therapy assistant.

Fifth Third Bank donates $7,000 to Steve's Run

“Besides money for scholarships and cancer research, there will be a lot of encouragement given to current cancer survivors.”