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NJCAA All-Academic Awards Announced

07/01/2018

The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) announced that 34 Snead State Community College student-athletes and five Snead State teams are recipients of NJCAA Academic Awards.

Snead State Community College Announces Spring 2018 Graduates

06/29/2018

Snead State Community College congratulates students who received their degrees and/or certificates during the Spring 2018 term.

Underwood Named Head Baseball Coach

06/12/2018

Long-time associate head baseball coach Casey Underwood has been named the new head coach of the Snead State baseball team. The announcement was made Tuesday by Snead State Athletic Director Mark Richard.

Snead State Announces Spring 2018 President's List

06/07/2018

Snead State Community College is pleased to announce its President’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a perfect grade point average of a 4.00 (all A’s) and be enrolled for 12 or more credit hours of regular college-level courses.

Snead State Community College Announces Spring 2018 Dean’s List

06/07/2018

Snead State Community College is proud to announce the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. Students must hold a minimum 3.50 – 3.99 grade point average and be enrolled in 12 or more hours of regular college level courses to be eligible for the Dean’s List.

Marshall Space Flight Center Director Addresses Snead State Graduates at Spring Commencement Ceremony

05/11/2018

The annual Spring Commencement Ceremonies at Snead State Community College brought students, faculty and staff, family and special guests together to share in the successes and accomplishments of the 2018 graduating class. Of the approximate 277 graduates this spring, about 230 students participated in the ceremonies held Thursday, May 10, in the Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium.

Snead State Pins Class of 2018 Registered Nurses

05/11/2018

The moment symbolized two years of hard work and sacrifice, but it was with mixed emotions that 53 Snead State Community College students crossed the stage in the Bevill Center to receive their pins as members of the 2018 class of Registered Nurses.

Underwood Named Acting Head Coach

05/08/2018

Snead State President Dr. Robert Exley has named Casey Underwood as the Acting Head Baseball Coach.

Snead State Alumni Salute Veterans, Active Military

05/05/2018

The Snead State Alumni Association paid tribute to veterans and active military during the 2018 Alumni Homecoming held Friday, May 4, in the Plunkett-Wallace Gymnasium. The Salute to Veterans theme for the annual event honored the service and sacrifice of veterans and active military. About 85 alumni, students, employees and guests gathered enjoy a meal and entertainment provided by the Victory Belles and to honor the recipient of the 2018 Alumnus of the Year Award.

Ledbetter Retires as Head Coach

05/01/2018

The end of an era has come to the baseball program at Snead State Community College with Gerry Ledbetter’s retirement after 26 seasons as head coach.

Snead State Community College received a $2,000 donation from the Marshall County Legislative Delegation. On hand for the presentation were, from left, Sen. Gerald Dial, R-Lineville, Snead State President Dr. Robert Exley, Rep. Kerry Rich, R-Guntersville, Snead State Instructor Dr. Tom Warren, and Sen. Clay Scofield, R-Red Hill.

Snead State Horitculture Program Receives Donation from Marshall County Legislative Delegatio

05/01/2018

The Marshall County Legislative Delegation presented a donation to Snead State Community College to benefit the horticulture program.

Snead State Receives ARC Grant for Aviation

05/01/2018

Snead State Community College received a boost for the implementation of the second part of its new Aviation program – PowerPlant Technology. The Appalachian Regional Commission awarded the college a $199,621 grant to implement a PowerPlant program. The Aviation program currently has students in its Airframe Technology program, which trains the students on repair of all aspects of an aircraft with the exception of the engine.

Snead State English Honor Society Inducts 32 New Members

04/27/2018

Snead State welcomed 32 new members into its English honor society, Sigma Kappa Delta, at a ceremony held Thursday, April 19 in Fielder Auditorium. Sigma Kappa Delta Sponsor and English Instructor Terri Narrell addressed the inductees about the benefits of the program, including the lifetime membership in an honor organization and scholarship opportunities.

Snead State Community College Recognizes Student Achievements

04/26/2018

Snead State Community College highlighted the end of the Spring semester with special recognition of student achievements. Students were honored during the annual Awards Day ceremony at Snead State Community College on Thursday, April 12.

Lady Parsons Enter Tournament as No. 3 Seed

04/24/2018

The Snead State Community College softball team will enter the ACCC/Region 22 tournament as the No. 3 seed from the Northern Division.

Snead State Celebrates Addition of Aviation Program

04/24/2018

Snead State Community College recently held a special event to launch the newest addition to its programs of study – Aviation. Local officials, community members, Snead State administrators, faculty and staff and students gathered at the Aviation College near the Albertville Regional Airport to celebrate the much-anticipated addition.

Snead State Takes Second in ACCC Tournament

04/24/2018

For a second year in a row, the Snead State women’s golf team earned a bid to the NJCAA National Tournament by finishing second in the ACCC/NJCAA Region 22 Tournament.

Baseball Team Hosts FREE Baseball Camp

04/23/2018

The Snead State baseball team will host a free baseball camp on Sunday, April 29, from 2-4 p.m. at the Snead State baseball field.

Snead State Presents Brandon Elder Live in Concert

04/23/2018

Snead State Community College will welcome Brandon Elder back to campus Thursday night for a free concert.

Snead State Community College Students Inducted Into Honor Society

04/12/2018

Snead State Community College recognized the academic achievement of students at the spring induction ceremony for the Theta Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held Thursday, April 12. Sherrie Hiett, Victim Services Director with Family Services of North Alabama, addressed the inductees about living their lives “on purpose.”

Snead State’s Ready to Work Program Continues to Boast Success

04/03/2018

The Snead State Community College Ready to Work Program continues to see success among its students with a steady increase in its completion rate.

History and Political Science Instructor Grover Kitchens

Snead State Instructor Presents to Southern History of Education Society

04/01/2018

A Snead State Community College instructor recently presented his paper on the college’s history to the Southern History of Education Society in Gainesville, Fla. History and Political Science Instructor Grover Kitchens presented a paper entitled “In the Heart of the Community: Snead State, from Methodist School to Junior College to Community College.”

Alexandra Blackstone and Joy Grace Webb, both of Albertville will represent Snead State Community College during the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon on Friday, April 13, in Montgomery.

Snead State Students Selected to the 2018 All-Alabama Academic Team

04/01/2018

Two sophomores will represent Snead State Community College during the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon on Friday, April 13, in Montgomery. Joy Grace Webb and Alexandra Blackstone, both of Albertville, will be among 50 students representing two-year colleges within the Alabama Community College System.

Southern Idaho Defeats Parsons

03/23/2018

The Snead State Community College men’s basketball team saw its historic season end Monday night after a 119-82 loss to the College of Southern Idaho in the opening round of the NJCAA Men’s Division I National Basketball Tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas.

Snead State Community College students and employees attended the 2018 Alabama Community College System Day on Thursday, March 15, in Montgomery. Pictured from left are Madison Self, Snead State Director of Admissions and Recruiting Tristin Callahan, Marlei Murray, Student Success Navigator McKayla Edmonds, and Emma Roberts.

Snead State Participates in ACCS Day 2018

03/16/2018

Snead State Community College employees and students joined other colleges for the 2018 Alabama Community College System Day.

Snead State Receives Approval to Close Student Union Building

03/15/2018

As of May 15, Snead State Community College will be closing the doors to a building that has secured a spot in the College’s long history. Snead State announced that the Student Union Building will be closed and awaiting demolition as the Alabama Community College System’s Board of Trustees formally approved this request at its monthly meeting in Montgomery on Wednesday, March 14.

Men's Basketball Captures ACCC Championship

03/12/2018

The Snead State Parsons beat Coastal Alabama-North 90-73 Friday night to claim their program’s first conference title since 1990.

Snead State Alumnus Ishimeal Nance

Snead State Alumnus Voted to Play I Division III College All-Star Basketball Game

03/09/2018

A former Snead State Community College student-athlete was recently voted to participate in the 2018 Reese’s Division III College All-Star Game. Ishimeal Nance of Muscle Shoals will play in the All-Star Game on Saturday, March 17, in Salem Virginia. Nance attended Snead State from 2014-2016,

Snead State Community College and Auburn University recently signed an articulation agreement guaranteeing students, who earn an Associate degree in Agricultural Science from Snead, enrollment in the same program at Auburn. On hand for the signing of the agreement were Vice President for Academics Dr. Annette Cederholm, Snead State President Dr. Robert Exley, Auburn Dean of Agriculture Dr. Paul Patterson; back row, Auburn Associate Professor Dr. Wheeler Foshee, Auburn Associate Dean for Instruction Dr. Amy Wright Auburn Associate Dean for Instruction, and Auburn Department Head Dr. Dave Williams. (Photo courtesy of Auburn University)

Snead State, Auburn University Sign Articulation Agreement

03/06/2018

Snead State Community College and Auburn University signed an articulation agreement for Agricultural Science on Friday, March 2. The agreement is the first between Auburn’s Agricultural Science program and a two-year community college.

Snead State Instructors Encourage Learning in Different Ways

03/05/2018

Snead State Community College’s spring semester has been full of useful opportunities for students to learn.

Parsons Claim Top Spot in ACCC Division

03/02/2018

The Snead State Community College men’s basketball team is the Alabama Community College Conference’s Northern Division Champion.

Snead Takes Down No. 12 Shelton State

02/16/2018

The Snead State Community College men’s basketball team defeated the nationally-ranked Shelton State Bucs Monday night.

Lexie Blackstone of Albertville and Caleb Bailey of Crossville were crowned the 2018 Snead State Community College Homecoming Queen and King on Monday, Feb. 12.

Snead State Announces 2018 Homecoming Queen and King

02/15/2018

Sophomores Lexie Blackstone of Albertville and Caleb Bailey of Crossville were recently elected as the 2018 Snead State Community College Homecoming Queen and King. Lexie and Caleb were crowned between the women’s and men’s basketball games on Monday, Feb. 12. The Parsons defeated Shelton State in the men’s game with a 96-91 win. The Lady Parsons lost to the Lady Bucs 98-72. A total of eight freshmen and 10 sophomores were selected to serve on Snead State’s Homecoming Court.

Snead State Community College Announces Fall 2017 Graduates

02/10/2018

Snead State Community College congratulates students who received their degrees and/or certificates during the Fall 2017 term.

Snead State Announces Fall 2017 President’s List

02/09/2018

Snead State Community College is pleased to announce its President’s List for the Fall 2017 semester. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a perfect grade point average of a 4.00 (all A’s) and be enrolled for 12 or more credit hours of regular college-level courses.

Snead State Community College Announces Dean’s List

02/09/2018

Baseball Opens Up 2018 Season

02/06/2018

The Snead State baseball team opened up its 2018 season at home with two wins against Mineral Area College on Friday, Feb. 2.

Four Parsons Sign Early Baseball Scholarships

02/05/2018

Scott Bobo with Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative, left, and Snead State Chief Financial Officer Joe Whitmore, right, congratulate the participants of the Alabama Youth Tour Competition, sponsored by Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative, from left, Tara Crumbley, Kayla Walker, Jayden Bobo, Kobe Culbert, Ana Ruiz, Larkin Rogers, Elisabet Torres, Yasmin Ramos, Jackelin Perez, and Summer Maddox.

Snead State Presents Scholarships to Youth Tour Winners

01/31/2018

Snead State Community College recently presented a one-year full tuition scholarship to the winners of the Alabama Youth Tour Competition, sponsored by Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative.

Snead State Community College Nursing Program Achieves High Passing Rate on NCLEX Exam

01/17/2018

Snead State Community College’s Nursing Program announces that its 2017 graduates achieved a high passing rate on the RN licensure exam. The Alabama Board of Nursing included the passing rate in its annual review of nursing education programs. According to the review, Snead State achieved a 97.6 percent passing rate among nursing students sitting for the NCLEX exam for the first time.

2017 Inductees to the National Society of Leadership and Success

Snead State Holds Induction into the National Society of Leadership and Success

12/05/2017

Snead State Community College inducted 172 students into the National Society of Leadership and Success, a leadership program implemented at the College this fall. An induction ceremony was held Thursday, Nov. 30, at the Bevill Center auditorium. Snead State President Dr. Robert Exley spoke to the students regarding leadership during the ceremony.

Snead State Nursing Instructors and Students Attend Homeland Security Training

11/30/2017

Snead State Community College nursing instructors and students in the Nursing 211 class recently completed emergency responder training offered by the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston. Instructors Lisa Brock, Millie Carroll and Missy Freshwater along with the students received two full days of the HERO (Healthcare Emergency Response Operations) training that included preparation training on campus followed by participation training at Fort McClellan in Anniston.

Snead State Receives Grant Award for Industrial Technology Program

11/21/2017

Snead State Community College will modernize and upgrade equipment for use in labs for the Industrial Technology program thanks to an appropriation from the Education Trust Fund.

Representing Snead State Community College as the 2017 Chancellor’s Awards winners are, from left, Matt Smith in the Faculty Category, Brittany Goble in the Support Staff Category, Deborah Rhoden in the Faculty Category, and Tina Simons in the Administrator Category.

Snead State Community College Employees Receive 2017 Chancellor’s Awards

11/21/2017

Four employees represented Snead State Community College at the 2017 Chancellor’s Awards Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 19, in Montgomery. Chancellor’s Awards recipients are chosen in the categories of Administrator, Faculty and Support Staff. This year’s Chancellor’s Awards recipients from Snead State include Science Division Director Deborah Rhoden of Boaz and English and Sociology Instructor Matt Smart of Albertville for the Faculty category, Director of Financial Services Tina Simons of Boaz for the Administrator category, and Director of Campus Engagement Brittany Goble of Albertville in the Support Staff category.

Snead State Basketball Teams Kick Off Season

11/09/2017

The Snead State Community College basketball teams have kicked off the 2017-2018 with one goal in mind – to advance to the conference championship.

Snead State Lady Parsons Sweep Wallace Selma

10/11/2017

The Snead State Lady Parsons Volleyball team remain tied for third in the Alabama Community College Conference after its 3-0 win against Wallace Community College Selma on Tuesday, Oct. 10.

Megan Zuck

Snead State Community College Freshman Named ACCC Player of the Week

09/29/2017

The Alabama Community College Conference announced Tuesday that a Snead State Community College freshman was named the ACCC Volleyball Player of the Week for Sept. 18-24.

Snead State Marketing Team Receives Recognition

09/17/2017

Snead State Community College’s Public Relations/Marketing team received an Award of Achievement and two Awards of Merit during the annual Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association (ACCSPRA) Pyramid Awards brunch on Friday, Sept. 8.

Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley, seated right, and University of Alabama in Huntsville Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Christine Curtis, seated left, signed a memorandum of understanding forming a partnership between the two institutions to provide opportunities for students in aviation. On hand for the signing were, from left, UAH Associate Provost Dr. Brent Wren, UAH Dean of the College of Professional and Continuing Studies Dr. Karen Clanton, Snead State Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Annette Cederholm, Snead State Advisory Board member General Stephen Schmidt, Albertville Mayor Tracy Honea, and Snead State Advisory Board member Marlin Priest.

Snead State Community College, UAH Form Partnership for Aviation Opportunities

08/28/2017

Snead State Community College and The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) joined together to provide new opportunities for students interested in aviation education and training.

Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley

Snead State President Appointed to North Alabama Works! WIOA Board

08/24/2017

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey appointed Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley to serve on a board that brings together providers of workforce services, including governmental, educational and private sector stakeholders.

Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley, center, signed a transfer agreement with Auburn University Thursday that provides a new opportunity for students interested in horticulture at both institutions. On hand for the signing were Snead State Instructor Tom Warren, left, and Dr. Wheeler Foshee with Auburn University.

Snead State, Auburn Sign Agreement for Horticulture Students

08/18/2017

Snead State Community College students majoring in horticulture with plans to transfer to Auburn University now have a direct path to get there.

Fall League Sign-Ups Open

07/27/2017

Registration for Snead State’s fall baseball league is open.

NJCAA Releases Academic Honors

07/10/2017

The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) announced that 35 Snead State Community College student-athletes are recipients of NJCAA Academic Awards

Snead State Closed Monday and Tuesday

06/29/2017

Snead State Community College will be closed on July 3 and 4.

Women's Basketball Tryouts

06/29/2017

An open tryout for the Snead State women's basketball team will be held on Friday, July 14, from 10 a.m. until noon at the Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium.

Destinie Smith Named New Women’s Basketball Coach

06/12/2017

Snead State Community College has named Destinie Smith as its head women’s basketball coach, Director of Athletics Mark Richard announced Monday.

Snead Athletics Prepare for Postseason Play

05/10/2017

Softball, Tennis, Women’s Golf and Fishing All Headed to the National Stage, Baseball Set to Begin Conference Tournament

Alabama Senator Addresses Snead State Community College Graduates at Spring Commencement Ceremony

05/05/2017

Softball Takes Second in ACCC

05/03/2017

The Snead State softball team took second place in the Alabama Community College Conference and NJCAA Region 22 tournament Monday, reaching 19 conference wins and its best postseason finish, yet.

Snead State Alumni Honor Athletic Program

04/30/2017

The Snead State Alumni Association welcomed former athletics, coaches and alumni associated with the College’s athletic program as special guests for the 2017 Alumni Homecoming.

Snead State Community College sophomores Dylan Shadinger and Bailey Morton were recognized at the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Program in Birmingham.

Snead State Students Selected to All-Alabama Academic Team

04/20/2017

Two sophomores will represent Snead State Community College during the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon on Friday, April 14, in Birmingham.

Softball Defeats Marion Military

04/13/2017

Snead State freshman pitcher Rilee White did not allow a single run Tuesday as the Parsons defeated Marion Military 8-0.

Baseball Team Hosts Free Camp

04/12/2017

The Snead State Community College baseball team recently welcomed close to 150 kids to its free camp.

Baseball Defeats Central Alabama

04/11/2017

The Snead State Community College baseball team defeated Central Alabama Saturday 12-1 and 5-2.

Commencement Announcement

04/04/2017

If you are graduating this semester and plan to participate in the Spring 2017 commencement ceremony, cap andgown order/pickup begins this week.

Students and Athletes

04/04/2017

Sometimes it’s a chance to get away from our desks and enjoy the warm sunshine; other times it’s so cold we retrieve blankets from our cars beforehand. But several afternoons each spring semester, my fellow English teachers and I meander from our offices in the red brick Osborne Building, down the sidewalk, past the Student Union and historic Norton Hall, to the baseball field. It’s one of my favorite places on this beautiful campus.

Cuello Named Player of the Week

04/03/2017

Orvis Cuello has been named the ACCC Baseball Player of the Week.

Lady Parsons Capture Tournament Title

03/16/2017

In their very first season, Snead State’s women’s golf team captured the first-ever tournament title win by an Alabama Community College Conference team Wednesday in Decatur.

Top Academic Students Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

03/14/2017

2017-2018 Cheerleaders

03/08/2017

Congratulations to the following student-athletes for being chosen to the 2017-2018 cheerleading squad.

Snead Basketball Teams Advance to Quarterfinals

03/06/2017

The Snead State basketball teams are both advancing to the quarterfinals of the Alabama Community College Conference Tournament.

Snead State Basketball Teams Host Play-In Games for ACCC Tournament

03/02/2017

Snead State women's and men's basketball teams will host play-in games Thursday and Friday at Plunkett-Wallace Gymnasium with the winners advancing to the Alabama Community College Conference Championships.

The Snead State College Bowl Team recently traveled to the Community College Championship Tournament in Minneapolis, Minn., and finished 15th out of 24 competitive teams. Pictured in front of the Minnehaha Falls in Minneapolis are, from left, Team Coach and Snead State Instructor Vann Scott, Team Captain Justen Graul, Isaiah Lowery, Andrew Hunter and Matthew Ragsdale.

Snead State College Bowl Team Compete at Community College Championship Tournament

03/02/2017

The College Bowl Team from Snead State Community College recently competed in the Community College Championship Tournament, hosted by the National Academic Quiz Tournament in Minneapolis, Minn.

From left, Snead State students Leslie Stogsdill, Austin Lee and Courtney Lee participated in the National Association of Teachers of Singing Annual Student Auditions in February. Austin placed fourth of 13 contestants in the Freshman Men’s category.

Snead State Freshman Earns Fourth Place at NATS Student Auditions

03/02/2017

Snead State Community College had a freshman to place at the Alabama Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing Annual Student Auditions.

Participants in the Alabama Youth Tour Competition, sponsored by Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative, included, from left, Makenzie Brownlowe of Douglas High School, Joel Felipe of Crossville High School, Kayleigh Rogers of Douglas High School, Brittany Casimiro of Crossville High School, Gunnar Pollard of Boaz High School, Danielle Slaton of Geraldine High School, and Brody Henderson of Geraldine High School.

Snead State Presents Scholarships to Youth Tour Winners

02/22/2017

Snead State Community College recently presented a one-year full tuition scholarship to the winners of the Alabama Youth Tour Competition, sponsored by Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative.

Snead State Announces 2017 Homecoming Queen and King

02/16/2017

Sophomores Abby Hawkins of Guntersville and C.J. Shell of Boaz were recently elected as the 2017 Snead State Homecoming Queen and King.

Snead State Adds Ten to Team

02/08/2017

The Snead State Community College Softball program and head coach Tracy Grindrod announced the addition of 10 student-athletes to join their team for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Baseball Set to Open at Home Feb. 2

01/26/2017

The Snead State baseball team will open its 2017 season on Feb. 2 at home against Columbia State.

Snead State Prepares for 2017 Softball Season

01/25/2017

The Snead State Community College softball team will kick off their season this weekend at the Galveston Invitational in Texas.

Snead State Community College Announces Fall 2016 Graduates

01/13/2017

Snead State Community College congratulates students who received their degrees and/or certificates during the Fall term

Snead State Community College Receives $15,000 in Education Trust Funds

12/06/2016

Snead State has been approved to receive $15,000 in grant money from the Alabama Community College System to provide training for Marshall Medical Center employees. Snead State is partnering with the University of Alabama in Huntsville Office of Operational Excellence to provide the healthcare training. The training will target Lean Introduction, Problem Solving, and Root Cause Analysis for about 90 MMC employees.

Greg Randall

SSCC Instructor Co-Authors Cybersecurity Publication

11/30/2016

A Snead State Community College instructor collaborated on a publication within his field of expertise. Snead State Computer Science Instructor Greg Randall worked with Jacksonville State University’s Dr. Guillermo A. Francia III to coauthor a cybersecurity publication.

The officers of Snead State’s Theta Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa hosted a Political Socialization Forum with participants from the Marshall County Legislative Delegation. Pictured at the forum were, from left, PTK Vice President/Leadership Wesley Burns of Boaz, Recording Officer Carly Stephens of Boaz, Vice President/Scholarship Jessica Hoang, Vice President/Fellowship Abby Hawkins of Guntersville, Senator Clay Scofield, Representative Kerry Rich, Vice President/Service Ashley Norris of Fort Payne, President Jessica Clontz of Crossville, Public Relations Officer Jasmine Mitchell of Attalla and Membership Director C.J. Shell of Boaz.

Snead State Phi Theta Kappa Members Hold a Political Socialization Forum

11/15/2016

Officers and members of Snead State Community College’s chapter Phi Theta Kappa chose the political season to promote the importance of voter education as part of the organization’s Honors in Action project. The Theta Iota chapter of the academic honor society developed a presentation on Rights and Responsibilities for voters. The presentation included a Political Socialization Forum, which took place Nov. 2. Participating in the forum were special guests Senator Clay Scofield and Representative Kerry Rich. The two legislators answered questions regarding rights and responsibilities to public service.

Snead Basketball Returns Friday

11/08/2016

The Snead State Community College basketball teams will tip-off Friday night at home in Plunkett-Wallace Gymnasium.

Snead State Community College Becomes First Alabama Community College to Join SARA

11/04/2016

Snead State Community College is the first community college in Alabama to be approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) in a continued effort to enhance online learning for students. The Alabama Commission on Higher Education approved Snead State’s application for participation in late October.

Snead State Hosts Veterans Cookout

10/27/2016

The Snead State Veteran Organization and Community will host a Veterans Serving Veterans Cookout on Nov. 3 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The 2016 fall inductees to the Theta Iota Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa

Snead State Community College Hosts Phi Theta Kappa Fall Induction Ceremony

10/21/2016

Snead State Community College recognized the academic achievement of students at the fall induction ceremony for the Theta Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held Tuesday, Oct. 11.

Snead Sophomore Awarded Fishing Scholarship

10/20/2016

Snead State sophomore Chasten Beck has been awarded a full ride to Lander University in South Carolina to continue his fishing career.

Gregoria Named Player of the Week

09/21/2016

Snead State Public Relations Team Earns Recognition

09/21/2016

Snead State Community College Public Relations/Marketing team won an Award of Achievement and an Award of Merit during the annual Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association (ACCSPRA) Pyramid Awards brunch on Thursday, Sept. 8.

Presidential Scholars who recently participated in the program’s annual retreat included, from left, front, seated, Trey Willoughby of Boaz; middle row, seated, Caleb Bailey of Crossville, Riley Jones of Grant, Wesley Burns of Boaz, Jacob Phillips of Altoona; third row, seated, Sydney Davis of Grant, Joy Webb of Albertville, Lexie Blackstone of Albertville, Jessica Clontz of Boaz; back row, standing, Justen Graul of Altoona; Heath Senn of Opelika, Nick Williams of Boaz, and Ally Gunnells of Boaz.

Snead State Presidential Scholars Participate in Team Building Activities

09/14/2016

Students with Snead State Community College’s Presidential Scholars program learned more about what it means to be a team as they recently participated in an annual retreat.

Snead State Welcomes Displaced ITT Students

09/14/2016

Snead State Community College is welcoming displaced ITT Technical Institute students after it ceased operations on Sept. 6.

Michael Gibson

Snead State Welcomes New Associate Dean for Online Learning

08/26/2016

Snead State Community College’s Associate Dean for Online Learning is bringing his wealth of experience out of the classroom into his new role.

Snead State Community College Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Ranked among Top 10 for Growth

08/18/2016

Snead State Community College’s Theta Iota Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa ranked among the Top 10 of 25 chapters recognized by the honor society for having the highest membership acceptance rates.

Snead State Community College’s own Dr. Cynthia Denham is shown in front of the Administration Building, on the left, the day she graduated with her Associate degree from Snead in 1966 and, on the right, in her doctoral regalia today as the English and Languages Division Director. The Snead class of 1966 is celebrating 50 years since its graduation.

Snead State Spotlights 50th Anniversary of the Class of 1966

08/10/2016

You’ll be hard-pressed to find anyone more passionate about Snead State Community College than the college’s own Dr. Cynthia Denham. For Dr. Denham, the director of the English and Languages division at SSCC, not only is Snead an important part of her family’s legacy, but also it’s a place where she has happily invested her entire career to teaching the students who chase their dreams at Alabama’s oldest, most historic community college. This summer, on the 50th anniversary of her own graduation from Snead State, Dr. Denham reflected on her Snead experience - the differences and the similarities between the 261 of the 337 graduates who walked across the Bevill Center stage in May to receive their Associate degrees and the 68 who graduated with her in 1966 and the impact of the historic school on her family, her students, and her community.

Snead State Announces Signups for Annual Fall Baseball League

08/09/2016

Registration for Snead State’s fall baseball league is open.

Snead State Humanities and Fine Arts Division Chair Dr. Jonathan Watts spent time with Rabbi Norman Solomon, former head of Jewish Studies at Oxford University, during his recent trip to England to continue his studies at the university. His visit with the Rabbi was in preparation for an upcoming work entitled “The Ethical Dilemmas of Genesis: From Failure to Grace.”

Snead State Division Chair Continues Studies at Oxford, England

07/14/2016

A trip to Oxford, England, opened the door to many experiences for a Snead State Community College Division Chair, who continued his post-graduate studies this summer.

Student-Athletes Continue to Excel in the Classroom

07/08/2016

Snead State Community College student-athletes are continuing to raise the bar in the classroom.

New Volleyball Coach Named

07/06/2016

Snead State Community College has announced Angie Sanders will serve as its next volleyball coach.