SCC News

Class of 2017 members honored for outstanding community service
Class of 2017 members honored for outstanding community service

Salem County Bridge recognized Class of 2017 members Jessica Coulter and Elizabeth “Elly” Petitdemange for outstanding community service with $1,000 awards.

SCC Alumni Association to celebrate Sea Shells & Sangria Night at Salem Oak Vineyards

The Salem Community College Alumni Association will sponsor Sea Shells & Sangria Night on Thursday, June 29 at 6 p.m. at Salem Oak Vineyards.

SCC Bookmobile features Francis Scott Key on June 23

The SCC Bookmobile’s next living-history program features a program on Francis Scott Key on Friday, June 23 at 7 p.m. in partnership with American Historical Theatre.

Ceil Smith bestowed prestigious Crystal Rose Award
Ceil Smith bestowed prestigious Crystal Rose Award

Ceil Smith – the longtime community leader who champions educational opportunities for Salem County residents – has received the prestigious Crystal Rose Award from the Salem County Chamber of Commerce.  

Three SCVTS seniors earn associate degrees from SCC
Three SCVTS seniors earn associate degrees from SCC

Three high school seniors earned associate degrees from Salem Community College in May before graduating from Salem County Vocational-Technical School (SCVTS).  

SCC students selected for All-State Academic Team
SCC students selected for All-State Academic Team

Salem Community College’s Justin Schaller and Debora Saavedra, members of the Class of 2017, were honored recently along with 37 other outstanding college students as members of the New Jersey All-State Academic Team at the 23rd annual Phi Theta Kappa Day celebration in Trenton.  

SCC and Salem Oak Vineyards to offer class in viticulture and enology

Salem Community College and Salem Oak Vineyards will present an introduction to viticulture (the study of grape cultivation) and enology (the study of wines) class on Wednesday, July 26.  

SCC to offer reduced tuition to government employees and Chamber of Commerce members

Salem Community College will offer a discounted tuition rate of $125 per credit for Salem County government and municipal employees, and Salem County Chamber of Commerce members throughout the year.  

The rate -- a savings of $40 per credit -- was approved by the Board of Trustees at its monthly meeting on May 19.  

SCC celebrates 45th Annual Commencement
SCC celebrates 45th Annual Commencement

Salem Community College awarded 245 degrees and certificates at its 45th annual Commencement exercises on May 17.

Addressing the Class of 2017 were fellow graduate Deborah Saavedra and 2017 Distinguished Alumna Ida Bowen, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Deepwater Industries Federal Credit Union.

SCC Distinguished Alumnus Jacob Farbman earns prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Award
SCC Distinguished Alumnus Jacob Farbman earns prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Award

Dr. Jacob “Jake” Farbman, the Salem Community College Distinguished Alumnus who serves as Director of Communications for the New Jersey Council of Community Colleges (NJCCC), was presented the 2017 Board of Directors Alumni Achievement Award by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at the organization’s recent annual convention in Nashville.