College celebrates 50 years
Shawnee Community College is planning to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The college has been serving the area since 1967.
An anniversary celebration is planned from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, at the college’s main campus near Ullin.
A ceremony is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. in the educational center.
The keynote speaker is scheduled to be Curt Jones, the inventor and founder of Dippin’ Dots. Jones is a Shawnee Community College alumnus.
Campus tours and live music are planned from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Those who plan to attend the celebration can RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.