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Southwestern College to Launch BeADisciple Academy

Southwestern will soon launch the online BeADisciple Academy, thanks to a grant received from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church. “We are so appre... read more >

Brian Winnie and Amber Peterson Will Lead Music Programs

The Southwestern College performing arts division has welcomed Brian Winnie as director of choral activities and voice, and Amber Peterson, Mazie Barnett Kilmer Chair for Strings Education. &ldquo... read more >

SC Dean Peter Heckman to Speak at Opening Convocation

Peter Heckman, academic dean for the main campus at Southwestern College, will be the featured speaker at the annual opening convocation on Friday, Aug. 22, in the Richardson Performing Arts Center. &... read more >

Luke Nicolay Performs at First United Methodist Church in Wichita

Southwestern College student Luke Nicolay spent his summer as an intern at First United Methodist Church in Wichita, KS.  At the end of his tenure, he was asked to perform as a guest musician at ... read more >

New Faculty and Staff at SC

New faculty and staff at Southwestern College were introduced during the employee welcome back dinner held on Aug. 11. New faculty include: • Peter Heckman, academic dean for main campus.... read more >

Molly Just Hired as Director of Discipleship at SC

Molly (Komlofske) Just has been selected as the director of discipleship at Southwestern College. Her duties include providing leadership for the Discipleship Southwestern service-learning team wh... read more >

How do I care for my student from a distance?

When your student returns to school, don’t be surprised if the frequency of their communication with family changes.  During the academic year, your student is involved in classes, extracur... read more >

How can a parent get involved on campus?

Although it is essential to support your student from a distance, we also want you to get involved on campus yourself.  Southwestern College knows that parents are an important part of our campus... read more >

Why is my student struggling?

At Southwestern College, we are fortunate to have a wellness coordinator, Mary Ann Smith LMSW. (http://www.sckans.edu/student-services/student-life-office/wellness-services/)  She works with stud... read more >

What is FERPA? What parents can expect?

FERPA stands for Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.  It establishes students as the owner of their educational records and gives parents no rights to access their student's records withou... read more >