Southwestern Oregon Community College Calls for Distinguished Alumni Nominations
Since 1992, Southwestern Oregon Community College has recognized Distinguished Alumni that have distinguished themselves in their career/occupation, by their dedication to educational advancement, or by commitment to community. Nominations for the 2014 award are being accepted until April 1, 2014.
4th Annual Prefontaine Masters and Open USATF Track and Field Meet
Come Honor Steve Prefontaine, America’s Best Known Distance Runner In His Hometown. Southwestern Oregon Community College will host the 4th Annual Prefontaine Masters and Open Track and Field Meet on April 12, 2014. The meet is open to all College and Masters Athletes.
East Meets West Event at Oregon Coast Culinary Institute
Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Oregon Coast Culinary Institute (OCCI) would like to invite the community to join them for the 8th Annual "East Meets West" culinary event.
GED Orientations Scheduled for Spring Term
The Transitional Education Department at Southwestern Oregon Community College will be offering GED exam preparation, college and career preparation, and college placement test preparation for spring term.
Export Strategies, Tools and Techniques Seminar
Have you been considering exporting but don’t know where to start? Are you an established company seeking new markets? Do you have products with big potential? Have you been considering exporting but don’t know where to start?
Improving Sales Skills Workshop
Southwestern SBDC wants to help your small business learn the tricks and techniques used by the best sales people to be more successful.
The American Civil War
Southwestern’s Community Education Department is happy to be offering in spring term "The American Civil War".
"Shift Happens" Seminar
When business leaders learn to SHIFT their perspective from problem solving to solution finding they engage with their workforce, customers and community in new ways that lead to solutions that may have been elusive.
Budget Committee Vacancy Announced
The Southwestern Oregon Community College Budget Committee is seeking applications for appointment to fill a position expiring June 30, 2016.
"What's Your Plan?" Workshop
Are you looking for a way to be more effective as a business owner? Trying to finance your business? Want to plan for business expansion, retirement or selling your business?
Ready, Set, Start Your Business Workshops Offered in March
Southwestern SBDC is offering people a chance to explore their dreams of starting a business!
Take The Lead Challenge Event; Featuring Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO & Lean In Author
The Southwestern Oregon Community College Chapter of the American Association of Women in Community Colleges will be hosting the launch of a new initiative that commits to women holding fair share of leadership positions by 2025, February 19, 2014.
Selling to the Government Workshop
Southwestern SBDC is offering an informative workshop on Selling to the Government. Federal, state and local government agencies spend millions of dollars every year purchasing goods and services from the private sector.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program
Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC) has had a wonderful partnership with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) over the past 35 years. Thousands of Coos County citizens have enjoyed and benefited from their programing and events over those past decades. Unfortunately, as of July 1, 2014 RSVP will no longer be affiliated with SWOCC.
Traffic Control Flagger Training
Traffic Control Flagger Training is a one day, Oregon Department of Transportation approved, safety training course covering the requirements for flaggers and approved techniques for moving traffic cautiously and consistently through work zones.
New Market Research Institute will assist Oregon’s Small Businesses
Oregon business owners have a new resource to inform their marketing strategies and expand their customer base. The Oregon Small Business Development Center Network (OSBDCN) has launched a market research service for businesses throughout the state.
Southwestern Offers "Parenting Your Teens" Workshops in Coos Bay
Southwestern Oregon Community College is offering a free workshop series called “Parenting Your Teens”. This series will run for five weeks. We will explore adolescent brain development, communication, problem solving and much more.
Strengthening Families Workshop in Bandon
Southwestern is offering a free, interactive series of workshops, for PARENTS and YOUNG TEENS TOGETHER, focusing on how to communicate effectively with one another as well as how to balance love and respect with setting appropriate limits.
South Coast Writers Conference Offers Songwriting Workshops
Songwriter Chuck Pyle will offer songwriting workshops at the South Coast Writers Conference in Gold Beach.
Photographing Nature - Flowing Water
Golden & Silver Falls and Sweet Creek Falls are your destinations for this two-day photographic field-trip.
February 2014 Ready, Set, Start Your Business workshop
Southwestern SBDC is offering people a chance to explore their dreams of starting a business. The SBDC is offering a workshop titled “Ready, Set, Start Your Business” each week in February 2014.
TRIO Works on the South Coast!
Students and graduates from federal TRIO programs at Southwestern Oregon Community College will participate in a service learning project at Washed Ashore in Bandon on Saturday, Feb. 22 as a way to show appreciation to the community for its support of the TRIO programs.
South Coast Writers Conference Offers Inspiration
The annual South Coast Writers Conference brings together a collection of writers from the Northwest to share, explore and celebrate the many facets of writing. The conference, co-sponsored by Southwestern Oregon Community College and Gold Beach Visitors Center is held on Presidents’ Day weekend, February 14 and 15.
Driver Safety Program in Port Orford
An AARP Driver Safety Program class is scheduled for Saturday, January 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Port Orford Senior Center, under the auspices of Southwestern Oregon Community College.
Elements® Weekend Offered
Southwestern will be offering ELEMENTS® WEEKEND (CIS*0665*65) a two-day, hands-on workshop for photographers.
Creating a Customer Survey
Southwestern SBDC is offering an informative workshop on gathering customer feedback using a customer survey.
Positive Change Series Offered through Southwestern
Southwestern SBDC and DFM Consulting, Inc. are pleased to offer a dynamic series of 5 workshops designed to help enhance positive change in businesses and the community.
Southwestern Honors Fall Term Top Academic Achievers
Southwestern has announced its Academic Excellence, Honor Roll, and Dean’s List students for Fall Term 2013.
Introduction to Golf Caddy Course Offered (PE*6230)
Southwestern Oregon Community College invites you to learn the basics of caddying.
SWOCC Alumni Association Honors Former Coach
Southwestern Oregon Community College’s (SWOCC) Laker Club Alumni Association honors former athletes, teams and coaches each year during its annual Homecoming celebrations. This year’s event is on Saturday, January 11, 2014 in Prosper Hall during the Women’s and Men’s home basketball games (2 and 4 p.m.).