A Letter to Parents, from Their Campus Minister

It’s perfectly normal for you to see a lot of changes in your child during the first semester at college—the campus minister knows! Dear parents of SC Moundbuilders,   Congratu... read more >

Your Student and Their Health

Of course, we all hope your student never has a health problem at Southwestern, but odds are that your son or daughter will be under the weather at least a time or two. Besides reminding him/her of fr... read more >

SC Dining Services

Southwestern College Dining Services At Southwestern College, dining services are provided by Sodexo. The general manager, Chris Stettnisch, can be reached at  Chri... read more >

Getting a Plan

When a potential employer quickly scans a resume, your student’s major and grade point average are only a phrase or two on the paper.  Experience is what counts.  Employment experience... read more >

Backpack to Briefcase

We just concluded our annual Backpack to Briefcase week.  It is an annual event organized by the Office of Campus Life and Student Foundation.  This year’s programming feature three ev... read more >

Internship Examples

Michael Morales – Senior, accounting major, has an internship with a local Farm Bureau Insurance agent. The business owner is showing Michael all aspects of running an insurance business as well... read more >

Cody Davis: A Student Story

The return of summer will be a welcome relief from the biting cold of the Chicago winter I am experiencing for the first time. For many it will mean more time outside, more swimming in Lake Michigan, ... read more >

Conversation Over the Holidays

By the time you receive this newsletter, we will have completed over 80 % of the fall semester.  WOW!  It has flown by.  Over the last 3 months, there have been HUGE things happening in... read more >

Parents Perspective: Maggie Collett

Hi – We are Randy and Rachel Collett.  Our daughter Maggie is a junior this year at Southwestern.  Maggie picked Southwestern because she was attracted to its small, personal size in... read more >

Parents Perspective: Paul Mata

When our son called us to say he had been offered a partial football scholarship, we were happy for him. When he told us it was at Southwestern College, our first reaction was "Where?" Of course we... read more >