November 1-30, 2017
American Indian Heritage Month
November 23-26, 2017
November 29, 2017
Talk to Me: Mock Interview Skills Clinic | 10AM -2PM | South Mountain Community Library | Community Room L 162/163m | Join Us! Learn the knowledge, skills and strategies to GET HIRED.
November 30, 2017
DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and Colin Kaepernick and “Taking a Knee” Students vs. Students Debate | 10:30 am-12:00 pm | Community Room (L-162) Student teams from the American National Government class (POS 110) at South Mountain Community College will deliver a riveting “pro” and “con” debate on two cutting-edge issues.
November 30, 2017
Honors Showcase |11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. | SU 100
Students will present the projects they have completed for honors courses
December 1, 2017
Hermanas Conference | 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
STEM Conference for Latina high schoolers. Intel’s Hermanas conference is an annual conference to expose girls to STEM fields.
December 2, 2017
Handel’s Messiah 30th Year Anniversary Celebration (under the direction of Dr. Jerome K. Garrison) |6:30 p.m. | Performance Hall | $10 tickets
December 7, 2017
Semi-annual student venture pitch in SMCL Library room 163-163. Students present a 3 minute elevator pitch to a panel of judges to win money to start or grow a business/business idea. $2,000 prize pool sponsored by community partner MariSol Federal Credit Union.
December 7, 2017
Paws 4 a Study Break |11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | L235 on the 2nd floor of the Library
This is a popular, well-attended, and ongoing Library program that features 3 to 4 certified therapy dogs & their owners, in partnership with Phoenix Public Library and their Sit Stay Read program, coming to L235, the Library’s classroom, to help students and others de-stress the week before final exams. These cute, friendly dogs are a huge hit with students, faculty, and staff alike! Our program also features light refreshments, computer use with free printing, last minute research and citation help from librarians, and a display of books on stress relief & on college success.
December 10, 2017
Last Day of Fall Classes
December 11-14, 2017
December 15, 2017
Mid-Year Recess Begins for Students
SMCC Vice President of Learning – Position Profile The President of South Mountain Community College and the search committee invite applications for the position of Vice President of Learning. All inquiries, nomination and expressions of interest are confidential and are to be directed to the search consultant.
August 15, 2017
SMCC Accounting Student awarded AICPA Scholarship Albert Urbieta has been awarded the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) $5,000 Scholarship for Two-year Transfer Students. The AICPA is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887.
Spring Jazz Festival Featuring Jonny Britt
In honor of Black History Month, South Mountain Community College (SMCC) Music Department proudly presents featured artist, Johnny Britt to perform at the Spring Jazz Festival Friday, February 24.
The symposium will feature Antwone Fisher, the inspiration for the 2002 movie with the same name, exploring his journey from hopelessness to hope through his writings and the film. Following the exploration there will be an interactive discussion, led by Kids at Hope Founder Rick Miller, about the culture of hope and how families, schools and communities can help all youth succeed.
January 31, 2017
Bringing People Together Through the Art of Storytelling
Everyone loves a good story. Whether it’s a book you cannot put down, a dramatic movie that pulls on your emotions or a speaker that inspires you, it is the anticipation of what comes next that holds our interest and allows us to open our minds to another world.