Scoop May/June 2021 Edition
The 2021 Commencement held May 1 at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium celebrated many firsts for the Southwest. It was the first time the College held an outdoor commencement, the first graduation of the inaugural class of the Funeral Service Education...
Southwest celebrated Women’s History Month March 31, 2021 with an esteemed virtual panel of local legends who have made Memphis HERstory. Coordinated by the Division of Student Affairs’ Office of Student Development, the panel included Raumesh...
Southwest faculty now have access to a wide array of teaching and learning materials at no cost through the open educational resources (OER) page. OER are freely accessible, openly licensed text, media and other digital assets that are useful for...
Welcome to Sharael Royal, Royal joined Southwest April 16 the new social services coordinator. She brings a diverse portfolio of professional experience helping youth and adults manage and overcome a wide range of emotional, psychological and behavioral...
In This Issue...
- FROM THE PRESIDENT
- 2021 Earth Day Dash goes virtual!
- Spring awards season salutes Southwest’s brightest stars
- Southwest police chief soars with statewide award
- Southwest welcomes new social services coordinator
- Academic master plan amps up for fall
- Open educational resources page launches
- New SGA officers elected
- College celebrates local legends during Women’s History Month
- Historic 2021 commencement celebrates grit; Debuts Southwest alma mater
- POLICY MATTERS: Providing a harassment and discrimination-free environment is the law
- Saluqis shine during awards season
- Saluqis conference champs; Lady Saluqis runner up
- Southwest’s first ombudsperson offers students guidance and self-advocacy
- Student Technology Toolkit is new Saluqis tech hub
- International Studies takes students on global virtual trip
- President Hall named a 2021 MBJ power leader
- Southwest first community college in Tennessee to open drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination site
- Welcome Aboard!
- New IT certification programs open career paths while strengthening area workforce
- CardiO is back!
- Finance and Administrative Services Division “leaner, but stronger” July 1
- Death notification practice changes July 1
- Southwest to celebrate Juneteenth with vaccination event
- Southwest: In the News