Southwestern president is 2019 Outstanding Community College Administrator

Anne Matthews News

Coos Bay, OR – The Oregon Community College Association (OCCA) announced Dr. Patty Scott, President of Southwestern Oregon Community College, is its Howard Cherry Award for Outstanding Community College Administrator of the year.  Oregon’s community colleges honored Dr. Scott on Nov. 7 at the annual OCCA conference at the Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach, OR. “Patty is invested in Oregon and its …

Aspen Institute Names Southwestern as a Top 150 U.S. Community College Eligible for 2021 Aspen Prize

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Coos Bay, OR – The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program named Southwestern Oregon Community College as one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges. Southwestern is the only school in Oregon invited to apply, and joins the …