Dr. T’s thoughts on unrest in Minneapolis, our core values

Good afternoon, Saints family, Since Monday, we have seen horrifying reports from Minneapolis, Minn., where George Floyd died while being arrested. Despite the geographic distance between Seward County Community College and the Twin Cities, we have a stake in the situation because of our shared humanity. Our hearts go out to the Floyd family, and…

May 12, 2020 : COVID-19 update

SCCC to continue emergency remote instruction for summer term LIBERAL, Kan.  —  Summer classes at Seward County Community College will continue in the emergency remote instruction format, announced dean of arts and sciences Luke Dowell. The college’s academic affairs team made the decision as COVID-19 positive test results continue to increase in Seward County.  “After…

Kyle Woodrow joins SCCC team as Chief Development Officer

College, Foundation name Liberal native to post LIBERAL, Kan.  — Through seasons of change and unexpected circumstances like a global pandemic, institutional growth continues. That principle is reflected in the announcement that Seward County Community College has named the Rev. Kyle Woodrow as Chief Development Officer, in tandem with the SCCC Foundation, which Woodrow will head…

May 5, 2020 : COVID-19 update

SCCC cancels regular Kids College sessions for summer LIBERAL, Kan.  — As part of the rhythms of a normal year at Seward County Community College, early spring means choosing a theme for the ever-popular Kids College, which gives children ages first- through eighth grade an opportunity to sample the college experience through fun, hands-on classes during…

May 4, 2020 : COVID-19 update

Gradual reopening orders will not begin at SCCC until mid-late May LIBERAL, Kan.  — Seward County Community College campus will take a cautious approach in following state trends to reopen. Following Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly’s announcement Thursday evening that the “stay at home” orders will expire at midnight Sunday, with many other state orders remaining in…

April 19, 2020 : COVID-19 update

SCCC works with KDHE to provide help, support for families LIBERAL, Kan.  — Seward County Community College trustees held an unusual  Sunday afternoon meeting by phone to discuss a request for help from the State of Kansas to potentially help with COVID-19 responses. The trustees unanimously approved a motion to provide emergency housing for uninfected family members of…