College plans to celebrate 50 years

Shawnee Community College plans to commemorate 50 years as an higher education institution this fall semester.

A 50th anniversary celebration is planned from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, on the college’s main campus near Ullin.

With plans being made for the celebration, the college is inviting past and present employees, alumni, current students and the community to attend the event.

Shawnee Community College is requesting temporary loans of college related memorabilia from the public to be utilized for display during the event.

Anyone who may interested in temporarily loaning college memorabilia can contact Stacy Simpson at 618-634-3266 or

For more information about Shawnee Community College’s 50th anniversary celebration, contact marketing coordinator Katie Armstrong at 618-634-3270 or

The Gazette-Democrat

112 Lafayette St.
Anna, Illinois 62906
Office Number: (618) 833-2158

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