Started at the Curry Campus . . . headed to a master’s degree in social work

Anne Matthews Curry Campus, News

Anna Waycott credits anthropology and sociology instructor Skip Hunter for inspiring her to pursue a career in social work. She worked, and volunteered, in the field while she attended Southwestern, and even challenged herself by teaching elementary school in Tanzania, Africa. Why pursue social work? Anna enjoys trying to figure out what makes people “tick”: what determines whether people are …

Nature’s Coastal Holiday Creates Scholarship at Southwestern

Anne Matthews Curry Campus, News

Festival of Lights to benefit students attending college’s Curry Campus Brookings, OR – Nature’s Coastal Holiday, a nonprofit bringing the spirit of giving to the community through their Festival of Lights holiday light display in Azalea Park, is partnering with the Southwestern Oregon Community College Foundation to offer three scholarships for students attending the Curry Campus in Brookings, Oregon. These scholarships …