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Southern State students inducted into PTK honor society

The membership of one of higher education’s most recognized honor societies, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), was enhanced by the induction of several new members at a November 17 ceremony held on Southern State Community College’s Central Campus. Founded in 1918, PTK honors academic achievement in two-year colleges. To be considered for membership, a student needsContinue reading “Southern State students inducted into PTK honor society”

Virtual Reality brings new ways of learning to Southern State

The use of virtual reality is bringing about many new ways of learning at Southern State Community College. Often referred to as VR technology, virtual reality uses computer mechanics to create a simulated environment that can be explored in 360 degrees. Unlike traditional interfaces, VR technology places the user inside the virtual environment to giveContinue reading Virtual Reality brings new ways of learning to Southern State

Dr. Angel Mootispaw and Cathy Zile from Southern State selected to present at Quality Matters (QM) Connect Conference in Arizona

Dr. Angel Mootispaw, Director of Instructional Technology, and Cathy Zile, Learning Management System Administrator, from Southern State Community College will be presenting at the annual Quality Matters (QM) Connect Conference — November 8, 2022 in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Mootispaw and Ms. Zile submitted a proposal and were selected to present Templates, Quality, Assurance, and SharedContinue reading Dr. Angel Mootispaw and Cathy Zile from Southern State selected to present at Quality Matters (QM) Connect Conference in Arizona

SSCC Awards First Katie Bailey Memorial Scholarship to Karleigh Hopkins

The Southern State Community College Foundation has announced Karleigh Hopkins as the recipient of the Katie Bailey Memorial Scholarship for the 2022-23 academic year.  Hopkins graduated from Hillsboro High School in 2020 and is pursuing a major in Medical Assisting at SSCC, with the goal of working in a pediatric office. The Katie Bailey MemorialContinue reading SSCC Awards First Katie Bailey Memorial Scholarship to Karleigh Hopkins

Southern State’s Dr. Julianne Krebs promoted to Dean of Health Sciences

Southern State Community College is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. Julianne Krebs, Director of Nursing, to Dean of Health Sciences. Dr. Krebs, who currently oversees the nursing program, will assume additional leadership over medical assisting and other allied health programs at the college. When Dr. Erika Goodwin, Vice President of Academic Affairs, joinedContinue reading Southern State’s Dr. Julianne Krebs promoted to Dean of Health Sciences