Southwestern Michigan College Director of Human Resources Kate Dorner introduced 28 new employees during the Aug. 29 State of the College program in Mathews Conference Center East on the Dowagiac campus:
Two hundred and 50 people from Michigan, Indiana and Illinois attended an opioid summit at Southwestern Michigan College Aug. 19 to learn about a prescription painkiller and heroin abuse epidemic killing 44 Americans daily.
Instructor of Medical Assisting Shelley Todd of Lawton accepted a five-year service pin from Southwestern Michigan College Trustee Heidi Grabemeyer-Layman at the Aug. 15 Board of Trustees meeting on the Dowagiac campus.
Southwestern Michigan College Trustee Todd Obren presented a five-year service pin to Communications Department Chair Hailey Sheets of Granger, Ind., at the Aug. 15 Board of Trustees meeting on the Dowagiac campus.
Director of Bands Dr. Jonathan Korzun of Dowagiac received his 25-year service pin Aug. 15 from Southwestern Michigan College Trustee William M. White at the Board of Trustees meeting on the Dowagiac campus.