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October 3, 2018

SMCC Professor Dr. Sian Proctor to Speak about Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
It’s called Imposter Syndrome, and South Mountain Community College geoscience professor Dr. Sian Proctor believes that it’s a nearly universal phenomenon that we all have experienced at one time or another. She will be speaking about overcoming it in her upcoming TED talk, “Imposter Syndrome: Overcoming the Voices Within,” as part of the TEDx event “Voices” taking place on Oct. 13 at the South Mountain Community Library, on the SMCC campus.

September 12, 2018

TEDx at South Mountain Community Library
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized (subject to certain rules and regulations).


September 12, 2018

SMCC Technology Summer Camp Receives Nearly $100k in Renewed Funding
The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp at South Mountain Community College (SMCC) has received nearly $100k in renewed grant funding from the Gila River Indian Community and the City of Phoenix, which will allow the popular program to continue its run for another three summers, through 2021. The college will receive a little more than $31k each year for the next three years.

May 14, 2018

SMCC Student Elected to the Collegiate DECA Executive Officer Team
Dennis Williams, the current Vice President for the South Mountain Community College Chapter was elected to the Executive Officer Team as a Vice President.

May 10, 2018

Dr. Jerome Garrison Receives Distingued Faculty Award
Dr. Jerome Garrison received the 2018 Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Award at the American Association of Community Colleges 98th Annual Convention. Dr. Garrison has been a faculty member at South Mountain Community College for over 35 years and is the Division Chair of the Communication, Fine Arts & Social Sciences (CFASS) Division and Chair of the Students Transformed to Achieve Radiant Success (STARS) scholarship program.

May 8, 2018

2018 AACC Award of Excellence
SMCC was the recipient of the 2018 American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Award of Excellence in the category of Community College Safety, Leadership, and Planning. This award honors exemplary practices and innovation in campus safety and emergency response strategies, programs, and procedures. Read More»

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