Prospective Students

Friends and family members of SC are the best referrals we have for prospective students. As you interact with parents of college-bound children, I hope you encourage them to check out Southwestern Co... read more >

Spring Semester Calendar

Your student has many opportunities to get involved on campus during the spring semester. The campus life aspect of Southwestern has a wealth of opportunities including academic lectures, athletic eve... read more >

First College Semester Stress Points

Are you wondering where the stress points are during rest of the first semester? Here’s a handy list. First College Semester“The ebb and flow” October Homecoming Saturday, Oct. ... read more >

It’s the People and the Connections: A Parent’s Perspective on the College Search

Another tall coffee and an early start to a long road trip.  It seemed almost “academic” to be visiting other schools.  Certainly Daniel realized he was destined to be a Builder.... read more >

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 >

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