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Cheryl Rude Selected as 2012 Engaged Faculty Fellow

The Kansas Campus Compact has announced the selection of four distinguished faculty members from Kansas colleges as 2012 Engaged Faculty Fellows.  Cheryl Rude from Southwestern College is one of ... read more >

Philanthropy Board Awards $3,800

The Southwestern College Philanthropy Board (SCPB) presented grants totaling $3,800 to three local non-profit organizations on Wednesday, May 2, at College Hill Coffee in Winfield. SCPB members pre... read more >

'Green Gazebo' Built by SC Students

An energy efficient “Green Gazebo” has been constructed as part of a senior Leadership project and now sits in the south lawn of Reid Hall on the Southwestern College campus.Southwestern C... read more >

Winfield Elks Club Helps Fund Freshman Work Day

Leadership Southwestern will receive a grant from the Winfield Elks Club for the annual Freshman Work Day.The local Elks Club has donated funding to Freshman Work Day for the past two years.  Thi... read more >

Rethhorst Leads Moundbuilder Connection Project

Scott Rethorst, a senior with Leadership Southwestern, is the project lead for a new volunteer tracking system at Southwestern College. The program, called Moundbuilder Connection, connects students l... read more >

Osen Educates Irving Students with International Night

Southwestern College senior Chastity Osen, Winfield, recently hosted an international evening of food tasting and education for kindergarten students from Irving Elementary in Winfield. The evening co... read more >

First Year Leadership Students Teach at Lowell Elementary

First year Leadership Southwestern students recently completed a 12-week fitness and nutrition curriculum with second-grade students from Lowell Elementary in Winfield. Taking the L.E.A.D. (leaders... read more >

SC Students Volunteer for Developmentally Disabled

Southwestern College senior Caitlin McCurdy has always had a special connection to developmentally challenged people.  She has a sibling with a developmental disability and has worked with variou... read more >

SC Student Meeka Gentry Named Newman Civic Fellow

Meeka Gentry, at junior at Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan., has been named a Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow. Gentry is one of only 162 students chosen from 32 states for this prestigious aw... read more >

Leadership Road Race is April 14

Leadership Southwestern is hosting the Leadership Road Race on Saturday, April 14, at Southwestern College.Two races will be available, a 5K beginning at 8:30 a.m., and a one-mile family fun run/walk ... read more >