For Immediate Release - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Date: October 26, 2010

Southwest Tennessee Community College Alumni Celebrate College's 10th Anniversary

Southwest Tennessee Community College Alumni will gather October 30 in Memphis at the Doubletree Hotel at 5069 Sanderlin from 7 p.m. to midnight to celebrate the college's 10th anniversary. In 2000, Shelby State and State Technical Institute at Memphis joined together to create the largest community college in the state.

The event includes food, dancing and an opportunity to network with graduates from all three colleges. Attendees are asked to bring a picture of themselves from the year 2000.

The event is free to all alumni who have paid their $12 dues. Alumni who have not paid their dues, can do so at the door.

To RSVP or to find out more about the Southwest Tennessee Community College Alumni Association, please call 333-4997.

About Southwest
Southwest Tennessee Community College is the comprehensive, multicultural, public, open-access college whose mission is to anticipate and respond to the educational needs of students, employers, and communities in Shelby and Fayette counties and the surrounding Mid-South region. The Memphis-based college provides citizens with an effective teaching and learning environment designed to raise educational levels, enhance economic development, and enrich personal lives. With student success as our number one priority, Southwest, Tennessee's largest community college, welcomes a diverse student population with a wide variety of backgrounds, abilities, interests, levels of education and economic circumstances. Southwest Tennessee Community College is a Tennessee Board of Regents institution.

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For more information contact: Rose Landey, (901) 333-4997, rclandey@southwest.tn.edu, Farris Bldg., Room 1002, 5983 Macon Cove, Memphis, TN 38134