News & Announcements

Students helping with Meals from the Heartland

Thanks to everyone who assisted with Meals from the Heartland! Today, in the SWCC Student Center gymnasium, 75,384 meals were packaged by approximately 500 volunteers ranging in age from fourth grade to 90 years old. And as a bonus, 16,200 of the meals packaged will stay in the area. Way to Pay it Forward!

People browsing Poster Day posters

The academic work of Southwestern Community College (SWCC) students will be on display during Spring 2018 Poster Day, on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the SWCC Student Center gymnasium.

Read more: Spring 2018 Poster Day April 25

Human Library with students

Kelly Franklin, English instructor, and her composition students will be hosting a Human Library in the Instructional Center, room 220, on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 9 a.m.-noon, as part of SWCC’s Pay it Forward Week.

Read more: Human Library open for business on Thursday

Tyler Folkerts

Country singer-songwriter and former The Voice contestant Tyler Folkerts will be performing during the SWCC Dance Marathon in the Student Center gymnasium on Wednesday, April 18. The SWCC Dance Marathon is set to run from 6-10 p.m. with Folkerts performing from 6-8 p.m. The public is invited!

Read more: Tyler Folkerts Performing at SWCC Dance Marathon

The Beta Eta Nu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa will be holding its Spring Induction on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Allied Health and Science Center, room 900, on Southwestern Community College’s Creston campus.

Read more: Phi Theta Kappa Induction this Sunday

PIF Logo

PIF Week is coming! A big week with a lot of activities is planned for 2018. A list of events follows, but remember to Pay it Forward on your own as well. To learn more about PIF Week, please visit

Read more: 2018 PIF Week schedule announced