Sandusky wins Sanilac academic games at SC4

Sandusky High School was the overall winner at the 34th annual Raymond T. Dunbar Jr. Sanilac County Academic Games Saturday, Feb. 8, on St. Clair County Community College’s Port Huron campus. First- and second-place winners in specific academic areas were: Language arts First: Croswell-Lexington High School Second: Carsonville-Port Sanilac High School Math First: Deckerville High School Second: Sandusky High School Science First: Marlette High School … Continue reading Sandusky wins Sanilac academic games at SC4

Longtime SC4 Professor James Jones honored with national AACC award

St. Clair County Community College Professor of Criminal Justice James Jones has been awarded the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) 2020 Dale P. Parnell Faculty Distinction Recognition for his work in making a difference in the classroom. As a Faculty Distinction recipient, Jones will be recognized on the AACC Faculty Wall of Distinction, on the AACC website and at AACC’s 100th Annual Convention in … Continue reading Longtime SC4 Professor James Jones honored with national AACC award

SC4 launches new online store

St. Clair County Community College is pleased to launch its new online store at shopskippersgear.com, just in time for the holidays. From name-brand apparel, business accessories and drinkware to totes, jewelry and much more, SC4’s new online store provides more options and is sure to help Skippers and friends alike show their college pride. Those interested in buying merchandise in person can visit the SC4 College … Continue reading SC4 launches new online store

SC4 among first community colleges nationwide to launch Esports athletic offering

St. Clair County Community College is again building upon its strong reputation in collegiate sports with the launch of an Esports athletic offering. The college is among the first 50 of 520 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) member institutions nationwide to field a team, according to a recent article by The Esports Observer. NJCAA announced last month a plan to create NJCAA Esports, a … Continue reading SC4 among first community colleges nationwide to launch Esports athletic offering

First-generation college student and SC4 alumnus pursuing passion with Detroit Lions

Pursuing a college education — one that didn’t break the bank — was a must for first-generation college student Brendan Buffa when he graduated from St. Clair High School in 2012. “I knew deep down I wanted to continue my education after high school, but the fear of taking on a massive amount of debt was very real to me,” Buffa said. “I was incredibly … Continue reading First-generation college student and SC4 alumnus pursuing passion with Detroit Lions

Students, local businesses benefit from a graphic design program that goes far beyond the classroom

For the last three years, local businesses from Port Huron to Lexington, Michigan, have been building their brands with the help of students from St. Clair County Community College’s Graphic Design program. The students are enrolled in Graphic Design I and II courses led by Adjunct Instructor Chris Krolczyk, who has helped make practical application and work with real clients a staple of the curriculum. … Continue reading Students, local businesses benefit from a graphic design program that goes far beyond the classroom

42 students to graduate from SC4’s practical nursing program Thursday

On Thursday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m., 42 St. Clair County Community College students from throughout the region will celebrate their graduation from the practical nursing program during a commencement ceremony held in the college’s Fine Arts Theatre. Thursday’s commencement marks the college’s 57th graduating class since the LPN program began in 1960. “This is a very special moment for our students and for the college as … Continue reading 42 students to graduate from SC4’s practical nursing program Thursday

Free College Day: Call for instructors and speakers

St. Clair County Community College will host its 17th annual Free College Day Saturday, March 16, 2019, and is seeking instructors and speakers for the event. This college-wide community outreach program offers a day of free, hour-long classes between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. for learners of all ages. Last year, community members filled close to 2,000 seats in 107 classes. Faculty and staff members, as … Continue reading Free College Day: Call for instructors and speakers

SC4 students come together for special performance to open free Thursday concert Dec. 6

On Thursday, Dec. 6, Dr. Kazimierz Brzozowski will take the stage in the St. Clair County Community College Fine Arts Theatre for two performances as part of the free Thursday Concert Series. But before the renowned classical pianist touches the keys, three SC4 students will perform classic holiday songs for the first — and maybe only — time together as The Temp Trio. Desi Kuntz … Continue reading SC4 students come together for special performance to open free Thursday concert Dec. 6

SC4 students to take on final stage of national cybersecurity competition this weekend

This Friday through Sunday, students in St. Clair County Community College’s computer information systems networking degree program will compete against teams across the country as part of the Fall 2018 National Cyber League (NCL) competition. Founded in 2011, the NCL provides an ongoing virtual training ground for individuals to develop and validate cybersecurity knowledge in a defensive and offensive puzzle-based, capture-the-flag style competition. Participants play … Continue reading SC4 students to take on final stage of national cybersecurity competition this weekend

265 local students to get first look at SC4 Experience Center

On Friday, Nov. 2, 265 students from the STEAM Academy at Woodrow Wilson and Memphis Community Schools will get a first look at St. Clair County Community College’s new Experience Center partnership with the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum before the Super Science Day public preview event Nov. 3. One goal of the Experience Center is to provide unique experiential education opportunities to local students who … Continue reading 265 local students to get first look at SC4 Experience Center

Area residents can join SC4 on trip to Stratford Festival Theatre

PORT HURON – St. Clair County Community College has announced a community trip — open to all area residents — to the Stratford Festival Theatre for a production of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man on Sunday, Oct. 28. For $130, participants can enjoy round-trip transportation by motor coach, premier seating at the theatre, dinner, refreshments, prizes, a tour of downtown Stratford and a “Movie-on-the-Move” during … Continue reading Area residents can join SC4 on trip to Stratford Festival Theatre

SC4’s annual faculty art exhibit puts talent, passion on display

St. Clair County Community College’s annual faculty art showcase, “Collectively Independent” is now open for exploration in the SC4 Fine Arts Gallery. Now in its sixth consecutive year, the showcase features thought-provoking pieces on various subject matter in a wide array of mediums. Each piece on display is an original work from faculty members who lead courses in graphic design, art history, photography and more. … Continue reading SC4’s annual faculty art exhibit puts talent, passion on display

New SC4, Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum partnership to bring Experience Center and STEAM programming to Blue Water Area

St. Clair County Community College has partnered with the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum on its new Experience Center, a 16,000-square-foot hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) center located in the Clara E. Mackenzie Building at SC4. A sneak preview event, Super Science Day, is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 3, and is free and open to the public. The … Continue reading New SC4, Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum partnership to bring Experience Center and STEAM programming to Blue Water Area

SC4 to host community tailgate before Sept. 18 volleyball match

St. Clair County Community College will celebrate another exciting year of Skipper athletics with a community tailgate party at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18, outside the SC4 Fieldhouse. The family-friendly event leads up to the Skippers volleyball match against Concordia University at 7 p.m. The tailgate and volleyball match are free and open to the public. Attendees can enjoy food, live music, trivia, lawn … Continue reading SC4 to host community tailgate before Sept. 18 volleyball match

SC4 to host more than 200 Michigan educators and advocates for open education resources summit

St. Clair County Community College will host more than 200 open education practitioners and advocates from across the state as part of the second annual Michigan Open Educational Resources (OER) Summit on Friday, Sept. 21. Organized by Michigan Colleges Online, the MI OER Summit is a daylong event that brings together educators from Michigan community colleges, four-year institutions, state and regional organizations, and libraries to … Continue reading SC4 to host more than 200 Michigan educators and advocates for open education resources summit