Community College Library Services will roll out its new website July 22.
Designers of the new site have come up with: More
design that is mobile friendlySite
that highlights the library’s collections and servicesBrighter
feel and color scheme to mimic SLCC’s main websiteNew “Help
and Info” section to aid students and faculty with using the libraryAccess
to our new Library Liasons
Salt Lake Community College hosted a reception for artist Ron Larson, whose works depicting the natural wonders in and around the Colorado Plateau are on display at the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Gallery until August 4.
Salt Lake Community College students competing in several
categories took home gold and silver medals from the SkillsUSA National Skill
and Leadership Conference in Louisville, Kentucky in June.
With more than 300,000 students and advisors as members,
SkillsUSA is a nationwide partnership with industry representatives to ensure that
the U.S. has a skilled workforce. Founded in 1965, SkillsUSA is a national
organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are
preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations.
Every year the SkillsUSA state winners move on to compete
nationally in a variety of disciplines. This year’s national winners from SLCC
were: Gold – Team Works, with Ben Hull (electrician), Aaron
Brumfield (carpenter), Tanner Ostler (plumber) and Deric Yoakam (brick mason),
which beat 13 other teams for the top prizeSilver – Jeremy Tritchler, cabinetmaking; Sienna Scheid and
Adam Hill, web design; and Morgan Hofheins, screen printing.
Community College opened its new “nature
playground” at the Eccles Early Childhood Development Lab School, located at
4600 S. Redwood Road in Taylorsville.
nature-based playground is a premier environment that has been created to
follow national best practices in quality early childhood education. The new
outdoor environment allows children to explore the world around them in
meaningful and engaging ways. As a departure from the typical playground, the
goal is to have an outdoor classroom that offers places to climb, crawl, build,
explore, hide, experiment with water, dig, garden, increase curiosity and
create personal connections that instill and broaden an appreciation of the