Press Releases

There's always something exciting to announce at Southern State – cool upcoming events, new academic programs, celebrations of student success. Check out our press releases to local media and keep your thumb on Southern State's pulse!

Check out the Archive for press releases from previous years.

February 2024

January 2024

  • Southern State welcomes new Mental Health CounselorSouthern State welcomes new Mental Health Counselor
  • Southern State Community College is pleased to announce the employment of Elizabeth Crabtree, an Ohio Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, who will serve the student population beginning January 8. This position is funded through a mental health support grant from the Ohio Department of Higher Education.
  • SSCC Board of Trustees to meet January 18SSCC Board of Trustees to meet January 18
  • The Southern State Community College Board of Trustees is scheduled to meet at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, January 18 on SSCC's Hillsboro Campus, Room 346, 100 Hobart Drive, Hillsboro for their regular Board meeting. The board will enter into executive session for the purpose of discussing the purchase or sale of property.
  • SSCC announces honors lists for fall semesterSSCC announces honors lists for fall semester
  • Southern State Community College has released its President's List and Dean's List for academic excellence for Fall Semester 2023. To be eligible for the President's List, a student must maintain a 4.0 grade point average while carrying a specific number of academic credit hours. Those who achieve the Dean's List are full-time students who have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0.
  • SSCC's PN program celebrates graduationSSCC's PN program celebrates graduation
  • Eighteen graduates of Southern State Community College's Practical Nursing program were recognized during a Dec. 7 pinning ceremony at the college's Central Campus in Hillsboro.