Recent News, Publications and Updates

Oct 8th, 2014   SPSCC awarded $2.25 million grant for student success initiatives

South Puget Sound Community College has received a five-year, $2.25 million Title III Strengthening Institutions Grant from the U.S. Department of Education.  The grant, the largest single grant in the college’s history, was announced by Congressman Denny Heck, D-10th District, at the college’s Oct. 4 Foundation event, The Experience.

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Sep 10th, 2014   SPSCC Orchestra Program Grows, Adds For-Credit Class

The South Puget Sound Community College Orchestra is now available to both students and community members. Previously offered solely through the Community Education program, the SPSCC Orchestra is a new a multi-generational orchestra made up of community musicians and credit-bearing students enrolled in the college.  

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Sep 9th, 2014   Ruth Ozeki to Lead Off 2014-15 SPSCC Artist and Lecture Series

South Puget Sound Community College opens its 2014-15 Artist and Lecture Series with Japanese-Canadian novelist, filmmaker and Zen Buddhist priest Ruth Ozeki. Ozeki will speak from her latest book, “A Tale for the Time Being," on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts Main Stage. 

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Sep 3rd, 2014   College Returns to Regular Hours of Operation Sept. 15

South Puget Sound Community College returns to regular business hours beginning Monday, Sept. 15. The college had been on summer hours of operation, which saw the Olympia campus closed on Fridays. Beginning Sept. 15, the college office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fall quarter classes begin Monday, Sept. 22.

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Aug 28th, 2014   Men's Hoops Holding Open Tryout

The South Puget Sound Community College men's basketball team is hosting an open tryout on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the gym. Participants must bring a reversible jersey with a number on it, or a plain white shirt that can be marked on. 

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Aug 28th, 2014   Clippers Hire Assistant Coach Mike Moore to Lead Women’s Program

South Puget Sound Community College will have a familiar face on the bench when the women’s hoops season begins. Assistant coach Mike Moore has been hired to take the reins for the Clippers, succeeding Mychael Heuer, who stepped down in July to focus on his personal health. Moore had been an assistant under Heuer from 2010-13, including a short one-month stint as interim head coach during the 2011-12 season. 

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