New First Stop Representative in Curry
John Jenkin is the new First Stop Representative for the Curry Campus of Southwestern Oregon Community College. John started working in Student Affairs in 2006 at the University of Wyoming. There he served as Area Supervisor for the Wyoming Union, and oversaw the Union’s Information Desk and Ticket Office, as well as the Union Billiard Hall (now Pete’s Pocket).
Financial Aid Representative in Curry on Thursday
Do you have financial aid questions? A Financial Aid Representative from Southwestern will be available to meet with students on Thursday, August 21 in Brookings and Gold Beach.
To schedule an appointment, contact the First Stop in Brookings at 541-813-1667, or in Gold Beach at 541-247-2741.
Experience the geology of the South Coast through Geology Workshops
Would you like to learn more about the geology of the Klamath and Oregon Coast Ranges and learn about our seismic risks, see coastal erosion in action, or learn how sea stacks are formed? Join us at one or more of the three geology workshops being offered during August.
Student tuition waiver positions available in Curry
There are two exciting opportunities for students in Curry County who want to be actively involved in their college experience.
The opportunity is for two students to serve as Student Activities Programmers in Brookings and Gold Beach. Student Programmers will work with faculty and staff to create events and activities for the students of Southwestern Oregon Community College that are both fun and educational. This is a great opportunity to get involved in the community and make a difference at your school!
Southwester's Small Business Development Center hires Ruthie Painter to serve Curry County
Southwestern’s Small Business Development Center is pleased to introduce Ruthie Painter as the Business Advisor/Instructor serving Curry County. Ruthie has been a Business Development Specialist for the Small Business Development Center at Southern Oregon University since 2005.
New Horizons Band Forming in Brookings
The Curry New Horizons Band is a new organization that offers adults an opportunity to learn to play a musical instrument or brush up on music skills. An information meeting is scheduled on September 11th at 7:00 p.m., at the Azalea Middle School Music room.
Southwestern Students Recognized for Academic Honors
Southwestern announces the names of students who excelled spring term 2014.
Parents Get Support Finding Summer Child Care
CARE Connections Child Care Resource & Referral maintains a listing of child care homes and centers throughout Coos and Curry Counties in order to assist parents in our area to find needed child care. In addition to listings, CARE Connections also has information on choosing quality care for your child.
Summer Nursing Assistant class offered in Brookings
Southwestern is offering a Basic Nursing Assistant class in Brookings starting July 7, 2015. This one-term class prepares students for entry-level positions in health care.
Student Awards Convocation at the Curry Campus
Please join us FRIDAY, May 30th at the Curry Campus starting at 6 p.m., to honor our outstanding students and celebrate their achievements.