Recent News & Press Releases PDF/web link Release Date
History-Making South Seattle College Team Back from Aerospace Competition, Sharing Successes and Gratitude
West Seattle Blog
Read April 9
All Female Team of Aviation Mechanics at South Seattle College Wins National Competition
West Seattle Herald
Read April 8
13th Year Program at Sealth/SSC Means Success for Cambodian Student
West Seattle Herald
Read April 2
Washington State Workers’ Rights Manual is Available
Produced by the Washington State Labor Education and SSCC
PDF March 5
South Breaks Fundraising Record for Outstanding Programs
SouthendSeattle
Read February 3
Northwest Wine Academy Wins Platinum Award from Wine Press Northwest
For Their 2011 Gilbert Orchards Nebbiolo
PDF December 30
Watch Show with Spot on the Northwest Wine Academy
CityStream
Read December 12
Free First-Year College Tuition Available For Rainier Beach Seniors
KOMO News
Read November 26
Rainier Beach High School Seniors to Get Free SSCC Tuition
Rainier Valley Post
Read November 21
Free Year of College for Local High School Grads
Q13 Fox
Read November 20
Why We Can Drink California Wine on Sunday and the Northwest Wine Academy
The Cascadia Courier
Read November 20
A Free Year of College Available to All Rainier Beach High Grads
KPLU
Read November 20
Rainier Beach Grads to Get First Year of College Free
The Seattle Times
Read November 20
Governor Inslee Visits with Future Shipbuilders at Harbor Island Training Center
West Seattle Herald
Read October 12
Passing The Torch To A New Generation Of Welders
KUOW
Read September 19
SSCC's "Salute to South" Celebration Kicks Off the School Year
West Seattle Herald
Read September 19
Four Days Before Classes Start, ‘Salute to South’
West Seattle Blog
Read September 19
Boot Camp Embraced by 13th Year Scholars
South End Seattle
Read September 16
SSCC’s 13th Year Scholarships Open Doors to Great Unknown
West Seattle Herald
Read September 13
South Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools Designation
For the fourth consecutive year
Read September 13
Wise Words For Students — Starting School in the Fall
Northwest Asian Weekly
Read September 12
Globalization Seminar at SSCC's Georgetown Campus
West Seattle Herald
Read August 23
Scholarship Deadline Approaching at SSCC
NW Asian Weekly
Read August 16
Globalization Seminar Held at South's Georgetown
Seminar devoted to global economic partnerships
PDF August 16
Laying the Keel; Carefully
MarineLink.com
Read August 12
South's Georgetown Campus Host Business Breakfast Series
The business of social media
Read August 5
Seafair Sunday: West Seattle Side Notes From the Hydroplane Pits
West Seattle Blog
Read August 4
SSCC Instructor and Students are Part of the Beacon Plumbing Hydroplane Team
West Seattle Herald
Read August 1
The Air Race Classic
Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance
Read July 15
Seattle’s Dirty River Offers Gift Of Green Jobs
KUOW.ORG
Read June 17
West Seattle’s Georgia Mitchell Will Cross the USA on a …What?
West Seattle Blog
Read June 17
South Seattle Community College Celebrates 43rd Graduation
West Seattle Herald
Read June 13
Congratulations, South Seattle Community College Class of 2013!
West Seattle Blog
Read June 12
Harbor Island Training Center Dedicated; Vigor-South Seattle Community Center Partnership
West Seattle Blog
Read June 7
South Seattle Community College Opens New Northwest Wine Academy Building
West Seattle Blog
Read June 6
South Celebrates 2013 Graduating Class June 12th AT Benaroya Hall
Geo from the Blue Scholars to give commencement address
PDF June 4
Seattle Community Colleges — A Wise Investment in Students
The Seattle Times
Read May 19
Sip, Spit: Underage Wine Students Can Now Taste Subject
The Seattle Times
Read May 12
PSIEC Presents Business Breakfast Series
Creating a Positive Work Culture through Candid Performance Feedback
PDF May 10
South Seattle CC Dinner Honors Scholarship Recipients, Donors
West Seattle Blog
Read May 3
Friends of the College Dinner Honors Student Scholars and Thanks Donors
West Seattle Herald
Read May 2
SSCC Recognizes Outstanding Students & Donors by News
Southend Seattle
Read May 2
Young Woodinville Winery Off to a Solid Start
The Olympian
Read May 1
Need to Know: May 3, 2013: Retraining America
Need to Know
Read April 30
Seattle Mayor's Candidate Forum
Hosted at the Georgetown Campus
PDF April 29
South Hosts Performance & Reading by Samoan Writer Sia Figiel
Performance from an award-winning Samoan novelists, poet and painter
PDF April 26
Culinary Arts Open House
Free Open House for the Culinary Arts and Pastry & Specialty Baking Departments
PDF April 22
Community Colleges Work to Fight Stereotypes.
Read Diverse
Read April 22
South Hosts New Composite Training Program Open House On Georgetown Campus
Open house presentation for Composites Technician career program will be held April 25 at the Georgetown Campus of South Seattle Community College.
PDF April 17
South Hosts New Composite Training Program Open House On Georgetown Campus
Open house presentation for Composites Technician career program will be held March 26 at the Georgetown Campus of South Seattle Community College.
PDF March 26
Happening now: College Night open house at SSCC
Read West Seattle Blog
Read March 6
South Seattle Announces Partnership With Bordeaux Wine School
South Seattle becomes the first community college in the country to partner
PDF March 6
South Hosts Annual Open House - College Night 2013
Annual event showcases programs, involvements, and student services.
PDF March 4
College celebration: SSCC reception for Honor Roll students
Read West Seattle Blog
Read February 27
SSCC's Hidden Culinary Talent
Daily Candy
Read February 26
College on the cheap
Seattle Times
Read February 24
Japanese American Day of Remembrance
Photo slideshow from event dedicated to remembrance
West Seattle Herald
Read February 20
American/Pacific Islanders Students Receive $2,500 Scholarships from APIASF PDF February 19
Japanese -American Day of Remembrance at SSCC
West Seattle Blog
Read February 19
Japanese American Day of Remembrance
South hosts a series of events dedicated to remembrance
PDF February 14
Intro to Chinese
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese conversation and culture at the Seattle Chinese Garden
PDF February 12
Recap: Gifts From The Earth Raises Nearly $185,000 For South Seattle Community College Foundation
Miss A
Read January 29
Gifts from the Alumni
Seattle Times
Read January 28
Free Résumé and Job Search Workshops
Winter workshop schedule announced
PDF January 28
South Seattle's DIY Chocolate Shop
Student crafted confections are a palate - and budget-pleasing choice.
Seattle Magazine
Read January 28
Gifts From The Earth Raises Nearly $185,000
West Seattle Herald
Read January 27
South Event Brings in Record Total
Annual Gifts From The Earth event raised nearly $185,000, a new record in its ten-year history
PDF January 26
Learn how to pursue your passion for winemaking
King 5 News
Read January 23
South Seattle Community College Foundation Hosts Gift From the Earth
Miss A
Read January 14
South’s V.P. of student services, Rosie Rimando-Chareunsap will be speaking at an MLK event next week.
Bainbridge Review
Read January 4
Committee on Economic Resiliency & Regional Relations
13th Year? Bonus Year? Tipping Point Year?
Seattle.gov
Read January 3
South Seattle Community College reveals 'Gifts from the Earth' lineup
West Seattle Blog
Read January 3
West Seattle businesses: Twilight Artist Collective’s new owners
Tracy Cilona, coordinator of the South Seattle Community College art gallery, and Christine Heidel co-owners.
West Seattle Blog
Read January 2
New AANAPISI Student Center Open House
Talk story sessions featuring community leaders, faculty and students
PDF December 28
Learn About New Composites Training Program PDF December 14
Gifts from the Earth Celebrity Chefs and Wineries Read December 12
Most Influential People in Seattle Magazine's 2012 list includes Chancellor Wakefield
Seattle Magazine
Read December 10
'Teach Tech' bachelor’s degree approved PDF December 7
Culinary Arts Open House PDF December 3
West Seattle holidays: Savoring the season at Husky Deli open house
West Seattle Blog
Read December 1
Gayton, Gregoire Named Trustees For Seattle Community Colleges
Seattle Medium
Read November 29
Seattle Tilth & South Seattle Community College Host Movie
Sustainable West Seattle
Read November 28
Wine Winner: Northwest Wine Academy alumnus, Tom Stangeland receives an “Exceptional” rating at Northwest wine competition.
Wine Express
Read November 27
Seattle Chinese Garden Society raises $50,000 for continued development of Seattle garden
NW Asian Weekly
Read November 26
Popular professor & poet Michael Hickey throws well-attended book signing
West Seattle Herald
Read November 14
Reading, writing, rock: Feedback hosts Michael G. Hickey book event
West Seattle Blog
Read November 14
South Seattle Community College Choir Holiday Concert at SSCC
Seattle PI
Read November 13
Seattle Community Colleges acknowledge all Veterans attending the colleges
News @ 6
Read November 9
West Seattle scene: ‘Locked up’ to help fight muscular dystrophy
West Seattle Blog
Read November 8
Pacific Associates & PSIEC Present Business Breakfast Series PDF November 7
Autumn Wine Release and Sale
Award-winning, student-produced wines featured
PDF November 7
South Instructors Roger Bourret and Sara Baldwin (in back) were in Wisconsin campaigning for Sara’s sister Tammy Baldwin
Unedited Politics
Read November 6
Annual Report to Our Community is available online PDF November 6
Small Washington wineries find their niche
Seattle Times article written by NW Wine Academy alumnus Brian Cantwell
Seattle Times
Read November 2
South Hosts "Your Witness" by Photographers Rafael Soldi and Jenny Riffle PDF November 1
Top 5 Tools: Marcia Mitchell, SSCC
Underhood Service
Read October 31
SSCC English Instructor Mike Hickey book buy
West Seattle Blog
Read October 31
South’s Support for Military Students
The Evolllution
Read October 26
Culinary Arts Open House Read October 23
Artists Kelda Martensen and Glenn Tramantano exhibit their work at the SSCC Art Gallery
Sunday Press
Read October 21
Visiting wine instructor praises NW Wine Academy
Insider Tasting
Read October 4
John Titus named as outstanding alumnus at SSCC
West Seattle Herald
Read October 3
John Titus named South’s Outstanding Alumnus PDF October 3
SSCC Expands Gene J. Colin Education Hall
The Associated General Contractors of Washington
Read October 2
$5M training hall addition opens at South Seattle Community College
Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
PDF September 28
South Hosts Annual Summit for Pacific Islander Resources in Education
From Talking Story to Taking Action: Raising Pacific Islander Resources in Education
PDF September 25
Georgetown Campus opens new training facility
College expands technology and business development training
PDF September 19
Exhibit Showcases Seattle Artists Kelda Martensen & Glenn Tramantano PDF September 19
Ensuring Basic Education Access For Adults
Vice president of instruction, Donna Miller-Parker, was a guest on The Conversation with Ross Reynolds, to discuss ensuring basic education access for adults on KUOW.
KUOW.org
Read / Listen September 19
South’s Career Center’s Fall Workshops PDF September 18
Free Résumé and Job Search Workshops
Fall workshops schedule announced.
PDF September 18
South named "Military Friendly School" for third year
Designation recognizes college’s commitment to serving veterans.
PDF September 17
South Staff Members Receive Lifelong Learning Awards
Honored by the Seattle Community Colleges Board of Trustees
PDF September 6
Unique scholarship program welcomes students
13th-Year Promise program is first of its kind in Washington State.
PDF September 6
Hidden gem: Dessert at Oasis Cafe in Puyallup’s South Hill
Sandy Long, a 1989 graduate of South Seattle Community College pastry arts program, creates delicious desserts in Puyallup.
The News Tribune
Read August 20
New Vice President at South PDF August 10
New Scholarships Available for Asian & Pacific Islander Students
South students to receive fifty scholarships
PDF August 10
Dr. Jill Biden visits SSCC at Boeing Field to promote Community College to Career
West Seattle Herald
Read July 9
Jill Biden gives thumbs up to South Seattle Community College's aviation program
The Seattle Times
Read July 9
Jill Biden visits South Seattle Community College program
The Seattle Times
Read July 9
Job talk: SSCC's hangar hosts roundtable with Dr. Jill Biden
West Seattle Blog
Read July 9
Joe and Jill Biden arrive in Seattle
King5.com
Read July 9
Joe and Jill Biden travel to Seattle
KREM.com
Read July 9
Vice Pres. Biden, Dr. Biden visit Seattle
KIROTV.com
Read July 9
Western offers summer classes at community college
The Western Front
Read July 3
Seattle Central's student newshounds fight for the future of journalism
The Seattle Times
Read June 29
Sound Transit approves $5 million for Northgate pedestrian bridge
Seattle PI
Read June 28
Seattle Culinary Academy Wins 2012 CAFÉ/Kendall College Green Award
RMGT Magazine
Read June 27
SLIDESHOW: SSCC commencement at Benaroya sees more than 900 degrees and certificates awarded
West Seattle Herald
Read June 19
Designer 6: Julie Danforth
Seattle Magazine
Read June 18
Commencement Celebrates Student Success
College holds commencement at Benaroya Hall
PDF June 18
Gates grant helps math-rusty community-college students
The Seattle Times
Read June 15
Seattle Central's New City Collegian: an act of journalistic defiance
The Seattle Times
Read June 15
SLIDESHOW: Unlimited hydroplane No. 37 unveiled at SSCC
West Seattle Herald
Read June 14
Video: Schumacher Racing hydroplane's new look shown off at South Seattle Community College
West Seattle Blog
Read June 14
Hans VW/Audi Service & Repair's specialization leads to expansion (alum Hans Loos, Jr.)
Parts & People
Read June
Spotlight: Spring boat shop tour U-37
H1 Unlimited
Read June
SSCC students will give hydroplane a make-over
West Seattle Herald (with slide show)
Read June 7
Seafair-bound hydroplane gets a make-over
West Seattle Blog
Read June 7
Seafair Comes to College
Students give unlimited hydroplane complete make-over
PDF June 6
Spring Wine Release
West Seattle Herald
Read June 5
Pacific Associates & PSIEC Present Business Breakfast Series
Helping People Manage Change: Presented by Robert Jeffers
PDF June 1
Culinary Arts Open House PDF May 22
Rep. Larry Seaquist to Lead Higher Education Committee Meeting Today
Gig Harbor Patch.com
Read May 21
Rotary names students of the month (future South Pastry student)
Enumclaw Patch.com
Read May 21
Seattle's Luxury Hotel 1000 Announces New Executive Chef (Peter Birk)
Haute Hotel Blog
Read May
Recession generation hit hard in struggle to adulthood (former South student profiled)
Seattle Times
Read May 18
Legislators on Campus
House Higher Education Committee to hold interim meeting at South.
PDF May 18
Washington State Higher Ed Committee meeting at South Seattle Community College
West Seattle Herald
Read May 18
Avennia Winery is born from harmonious pairing (Northwest Wine Academy alum Marty Taucher)
Bellevue Patch.com
Read May 18
Rosie Rimando-Chareunsap names vice president at South Seattle Community College
WSU Magazine
Read May 17
Could rising costs put community college out of reach?
KPLU
Read May 15
Student Art Exhibit 2012
Exhibit showcases works by South Seattle Community College students
PDF May 15
New Vice President at South PDF May 15
Sen. Murray rallies SSCC students to fight for student loan interest rate protection
West Seattle Herald
Read May 11
'Your future is sitting right in front of you, and Congress is saying no'
KOMO News
Read May 11
Video: Sen. Murray at South Seattle Community College Civics Week
West Seattle Blog
Read May 11
South Hosts Competitions
Washington state high school students participate in automotive contests
PDF May 7
Spring Events at the Northwest Wine Academy PDF May 3
Running Start Program Information Sessions
Qualified high school juniors and seniors allowed to enroll in college courses
PDF May 2
Culinary and Nursing Programs Orientation Sessions PDF May 1
News from South’s Garden Center
Get ready for spring gardening!
PDF May 1
Horticulture Students Partner With The City And Nature Consortium To Help Restore Forest In SSCC’s Backyard
By LHO student Joan Kalhorn
Forest Steward Newsletter
Read Spring
Automotive Collision Repair instructor Steve Ford is coordinating painting of the new White Center wayfinding kiosk
West Seattle Herald
Read April 25
South Seattle Clean Up – Business Club students, faculty and President Oertli conduct a 16th Avenue SW Earth Day Cleanup
West Seattle Blog
Read April 22
South Outreach staff participates in West Seattle Gathering of Neighbors
West Seattle Herald
Read April 21
Training the next generation of forest stewards
Nature Consortium Blog
Read April 19
Puget Ridge Garden Center at SSCC: Opening Day
West Seattle Blog
Read April 13
Automotive skills competition tests high school students at SSCC
West Seattle Herald
Read April 13
Seattle Community College is right to scrap protest restrictions
Seattle Times
Read April 12
West Seattle Wine Shop (Northwest Wine Academy Technical Advisory Committee member) marks 17th year in business
West Seattle Blog
Read April 11
Seattle Community College District scales back rules for protests
Seattle Times
Read April 10
Free Résumé & job search workshops at local libraries.
South Seattle Community College’s WorkSource Center is partnering with King County Library to offer résumé and job search workshops at local libraries.
PDF April 9
Free job search workshops at South this spring
South Seattle Community College’s WorkSource Center is pleased to announce six free job search workshops this spring.
PDF April 9
Massive Chinese Garden carp still seeking permanent place
West Seattle Herald
Read April 8
SkillsUSA high school state championships at SSCC
West Seattle Blog
Read April 4
The Washington State Labor Education and Research Center and the Puget Sound Industrial Excellence Center (PSIEC) present a Labor Management Communication Strategies workshop PDF April 4
South Hosts Competitions
Washington state high school students to participate in automotive contests
PDF April 4
Once a Hanford engineer, now Washington's poet laureate
Seattle Times
Read April 1
10 best new Washington wines of 2012
Rolling Bay Winery’s 2008 Manitou Red (Northwest Wine Academy alum Alphonse de Klerk)
Seattle Magazine
Read April
South Graduate Honored
Chef Walter Bronowitz receives ACF Western Region Hermann G. Rusch Chef’s Achievement Award
PDF March 30
South Hosts “backscatter” by Artist Shaw Osha PDF March 28
Why you don’'t need that frilly car wash (radio segment featuring Automotive Collision instructor Steve Ford– audio on our website)
KIRO Newsradio
MP3 March 27
Airport University student from Ethiopia gains computer skills to make a better life for his family
SeattlePI.com
Read March 26
On the Move, Frank Ashby
Seattle Times
Read March 25
Seattle Community Colleges may set rules for protests
Seattle Times
Read March 23
Mayor McGinn: Our man in Chongqing
SeattlePI.com
Read March 19
McGinn to lead China delegation
Seattle Times
Read March 15
South Announces All-Washington Award Winners
Students honored for academics and community service
PDF March 15
International demand triples enrollment in Cooking School
(Northwest Wine Academy student Joel Meyers featured in article, giving credit to Reggie Daigneault for inspiring him to attend.)
Diario de Valladolid
View March 14
They keep the old Monorail rolling (featuring student Joseph Deng)
Seattle Times
Read March 9
Automotive instructor featured in oil leaks campaign
KUBE 93
Read March 8
New Vice President at South PDF March 5
South Seattle Community College offers workshop for Pacific Islander Families
White Center Now
Read March 2
Pacific Islander Access to College
Workshop provides tools for Pacific Islander families to help South students succeed
PDF March 2
Poetry flows from teens behind bars
Instructor Mike Hickey is one of the volunteers featured in this segment that aired last night. Produced by SCC-TV's John Sharify, it is the story of the non-profit Pongo Teen Writing Project that reaches out to incarcerated, homeless and troubled young people.
KING-TV
Read March 1
SSCC College Night will help students explore options
West Seattle Herald
Read March 1
College Night 2012
Annual event showcases programs, involvements, and student services
PDF February 29
South Seattle to host College Night
KOMOnews.com
Read February 29
Seattle’s Cloudlift Cellars rises to new heights (Northwest Wine Academy graduate profile)
North Kitsap Herald
Read February 24
Student veterans & experts grapple with "invisible wounds" of post-traumatic stress
West Seattle Herald
Read February 24
Student veteran and expert discuss Post-traumatic Stress
KVI 570 AM
MP3 February 20
Pain and redemption of WWII interned Japanese-Americans
BBC News Magazine
Read February 18
With gardens like these, who needs a SAD lamp
Crosscut.com
Read February 17
College Hosts PTSD Forum
Student veterans to share their experiences
PDF February 16
'I felt lower than the lowest person'
KOMOnews.com
Read February 15
Want to learn Chinese? Hang out on the corner
West Seattle Blog
Read February 15
King County Aerospace Alliance announces actions to support Washington aerospace industry
Renton Patch.com
Read February 15
King County Aerospace Alliance announces unified actions to support a "faster, stronger, better" infrastructure for the aerospace industry
Note: Also has a link to video of the entire press conference (President Oertli speaking; Chancellor Wakefield recognized).
King County Executive website
Read February 14
King County, cities announce plans to bolster aerospace jobs here
Seattle Times
Read February 14
Region unveils plan to keep the aerospace industry competitive
Tukwila Reporter
Read February 14
King County plans to boost aerospace manufacturing
Puget Sound Business Journal
Read February 14
King County Aerospace Alliance announces unified actions to support improved infrastructure for the industry
Auburn Reporter
Read February 14
College Hosts King County Executive
Aviation training hanger site of major press conference
PDF February 13
Carrying the pain for 70 years: Japanese Americans' internment
Seattle Times
Read February 14
SSCC President Oertli urges public comment on proposed Metro service changes
West Seattle Herald
Read February 14
Metro route restricting: Meetings this week; SSCC petition
West Seattle Blog
Read February 14
Pacific Associates & PSIEC Present Business Breakfast Series
LEAN in the Workplace: It’s not just for manufacturing anymore
PDF February 8
South Seattle CC serves wine for your Valentine
West Seattle KOMO
Read February 7
Valentine Wine Release and Sale
PDF February 7
South Seattle to offer civil rights class series
KOMOnews.com
Read February 3
Explore the US Civil Rights movement at SSCC
West Seattle Blog
Read February 3
College offers Civil Rights series
Four-course series explores historic social justice movement
PDF February 2
Japanese American Day of Remembrance
Events mark the 70th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066
PDF January 30
Madison Middle School students get a look into the future
West Seattle Blog
Read January 30
Slideshow -- Gifts from the Earth
West Seattle Herald
Read January 28
President Oertli interview re Obama State of the Union address
West Seattle Herald
Read January 27
South students to rally in Olympia
West Seattle Herald
Read January 26
South Students to Rally in Olympia
Students will share concerns with governor and legislators.
PDF January 25
South student talks about life in Tent City
Kirkland Reporter
Read January 24
Gifts from the Earth – By the Numbers South Seattle Community College annual food and wine gala celebrates hospitality industry. PDF January 23
Former student Conor Hogan in web series
West Seattle Herald
Read January 15
NWWA instructor Reggie Daigneault conducts tasting
Capitol Hill Blog
Read January 14
Jobless tell Murray of struggles getting by (coffee talk at instructor Natalie Simmons' home)
Seattle Times
Read January 11
West Seattle chef Erin Coopey offers cooking classes to singles, food trips to Mexico & more
West Seattle Herald
Read January 7
Student Phelicity Thompson is one of nine Washington Rhinestone Club 2011 Debutantes
Seattle Medium
Read January 2
6th Annual Health Fair
SustainableWestSeattle.org
Read January 2