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SLCC COMMUNICATIONS, MARKETING TEAM CAPTURES DISTRICT AWARDS

South Louisiana Community College’s Communications and Marketing team recently captured four Medallion Awards at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relation’s District 2 conference. SLCC was the only community college in Louisiana to win awards.

Medallion Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communications at community and technical colleges in NCMPR’s various districts. It's the only regional competition of its kind that honors excellence exclusively among marketing and public relations professionals at two-year colleges.

Crowley Teen Overcoming Obstacles to Earn Degree

Gavin Meche rides his bicycle five miles to and from South Louisiana Community College’s Acadian Campus every day from his home on the outskirts of Crowley.

This 17-year-old isn’t your average teen heading to college right after high school. Meche is working on his high school equivalency diploma and college degree concurrently.

St. Martin Bank Commits $25K to Evangeline Campus

St. Martin Bank and Trust Co. committed $25,000 over the next five years to South Louisiana Community College’s new Evangeline Campus in St. Martin Parish. The contribution will be dedicated to long-term sustainability for the campus, including student scholarships, technology and equipment upgrades, building maintenance fund, and endowments. From left: Claudia Provost, Evangeline Campus, Paul A. Durand, President and CEO of St. Martin Bank and Trust Co., and Janet M Douet, COO of St.</body></html>

'Commit to Completion' Signing at SLCC Campuses

Starting tomorrow from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., South Louisiana Community College students on the Lafayette Campus will sign a Community College Completion pledge as part of a national community college movement.

The event is being hosted by SLCC's Student Engagement Office and will feature students signing a campus mass pledge banner to complete their associate degrees or certificates before leaving community college for transfer or to enter the job market. The banner will be moved to each of SLCC's eight campuses through Nov. 9 - Nov. 14.

Acadian Companies CEO to Deliver Keynote Address at Graduation

Richard Zuschlag, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Acadian Companies, will deliver the keynote address to graduates during South Louisiana Community College’s Fall 2016 graduation.

Graduation will be held Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 in the Cajundome Convention Center starting at 6 p.m. More than 600 students are candidates for graduation.

SLCC, UL Partnership Provides Education to Staff

Every semester, up to 20 South Louisiana Community College employees and their dependents can invest in their education – at a discounted rate. Thanks to a partnership between SLCC and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, full-time employees and their dependents are able to further their education at a discount.

Study to be an LPN at our Crowley & Ville Platte Campuses in Spring

Want to study to become a licensed practical nurse? Two South Louisiana Community College campuses are accepting new students for the Spring 2017 semester.

SLCC’s Acadian Campus in Crowley and its C.B. Coreil Campus in Ville Platte are both enrolling new students for the Practical Nursing program.

Registration is open now and classes can be scheduled. To help with the admissions process, financial aid, and other requirements, each campus is hosting Information Sessions for new students.

Winter Intersession Begins Dec. 12

Give yourself the gift of education this holiday season. South Louisiana Community College will offer a Winter Intersession for online courses, beginning Monday, Dec. 12.

The following classes will be available during the four-week online session:

ARTS 1100      Survey of Arts

ENGL 2210      Women’s Literature

MATH 2020     Introductory Statistics

PSYC 2011       Introduction to Psychology II

SOCI 2020       Contemporary Social Problems

Adult Ed Programs Enrolling New Students

South Louisiana Community College’s Adult Education Program is holding enrollment for new students on October 10 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Gulf Area Campus in Abbeville, October 11 at 8:45 a.m. at the Evangeline campus in St. Martinville, and October 12 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Acadian Campus in Crowley. Students must arrive on time in order to register for the session; doors will be closed at 9 a.m. sharp. The actual classes will begin on October 17.

Meet SLCC Faculty & Staff at Open House Events in October

South Louisiana Community College will be opening the doors for new and returning students to register for Spring 2017 at each of its eight campuses in October.

Fall Open House events start Monday, Oct. 3 and run through Wednesday, Oct. 12. Potential students and their parents are invited to visit with faculty and staff and learn about majors offered, the admissions process, financial aid opportunities, and more.