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The College is a center of learning facilitated by a free exchange of ideas and differentiated thinking.  Intellectual debate is encouraged and nurtured.  We work to convey our point while respectfully working to understand an opposing view on a topic.  Our campus is a place of friendship, collegiality, and good will.

In Regard to December 16th Lockdown

At approximately 6PM Wednesday, an SCC student made a verbal threat of injury and harm to other students in a classroom, and then left the campus.  The threat was reported to the instructor and Public Safety.  At that time, the Carney’s Point Police were notified and responded to the scene, placing the college in a lockdown status.

Customer Service Survey

During our recent campus-wide in-service, we conducted a mini-workshop dealing with customer service.  In association with this workshop we administered a customer service survey.  The instrument was divided in eight domains – instruction, support, registration, student finances, student activities, safety, facilities, and technology.

The Mighty Oak

Being an Oak?

A Journey of 1000 Miles Begins with a Single Step

My high school Latin teacher attributed the expression, “A journey of a thousand miles begins but with a single step,” to Julius Caesar.  To be honest, I imagine there was an erudite Egyptian or a well versed cave man who just as easily could have come up with this dynamic quote.