Current Events

August 1, 2015

2015 Golf Classic

Sleepy Hollow Golf Course in Cumberland, Kentucky
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Visitors and Community

At Southeast Kentucky and Community College we offer a wide range of activities, programs, and cultural events for you.  We are sure that you can find program or event that will fit your needs.

Clarke in Drama Performance

The Appalachian Center

The Center's mission is to promote the preservation of the Appalachian culture by stimulating artistic expression, to serve as a resource for the region's history and cultural traditions, to provide a forum for the arts through cross cultural experiences, and to promote the arts in education.

Adult Basic Education

Our Adult Basic Education is dedicated to providing leadership and support for an education system that enables adult Kentuckians to acquire essential skills that promote economic vitality and improve the quality life.  At ABE we value Excellence, Service, Teamwork, and Professionalism.

Lifelong Learning

We are dedicated to Lifelong Learning and provide programs that meet the needs and interests of the public. We offer professional development opportunities for persons in business, mining, surveying, nursing and education. Where appropriate, our continuing education offerings are accredited. Many programs are designed for persons who are interested in arts and leisure, self-improvement, and creative expression.

The Library

Each Southeast campus library is open to the community.  Feel free to come browse our collection of books, magazines, journals and audio/visual materials.  Library cards are provided free of charge.  The general public is also welcome to use the library's computers to get online, type documents, or print materials.

Events

We offer several community events throughout the year.  These events include the Swappin Meetin, the Cumberland Mountain Festival, the Mountain Heritage Festival, and the Miss Southeast Pageant.  We also offer several theatrical performances in Cumberland and Middlesboro.  The community is welcome to tryout and become a part of these exciting performances.

News

Clothing from TV show “Justified” on display at Kentucky Coal Mining Museum July 14, 2015

Clothing from TV show “Justified” on display at Kentucky Coal Mining Museum

Costumes worn by actors appearing on the hit TV program “Justified” are now on display at the Kentucky Coal Mining Museum. The museum, operated and staffed by Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, is located at Benham in Harlan County
Collection of letters chronicling life in the 1940s presented to SKCTC Archives   July 14, 2015

Collection of letters chronicling life in the 1940s presented to SKCTC Archives

Margaret Edds was overjoyed when she and her sister, Rachel, discovered a cache of hundreds of letters written by their late mother Sara. The letters chronicled the daily life of Sara as she worked in the thriving coal town of Lynch in Harlan County prior to World War II and later when she returned to her native Tennessee and began working for the U.S. Government at Oak Ridge, the location responsible with manufacturing key materials used to make the first atomic bomb which subsequently ended the war
Southeast Scholarship Golf Classic is Aug. 1 July 7, 2015

Southeast Scholarship Golf Classic is Aug. 1

Local golf enthusiasts will once again have the opportunity to compete while helping deserving students attend Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College as they participate in the Lillian Faye Simpson Scholarship Golf Classic to be held Saturday, Aug. 1 at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course in Cumberland.
Southeast Scholars enjoy successful camp and trip June 25, 2015

Southeast Scholars enjoy successful camp and trip

Southeast Scholars, a program for local youth in grades 7 through 12, is operated by Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College along with support from donors and from college endowment resources. The mission of the program, according to coordinator Sandra Brown, is to assist the students in their quest to attend college by providing support and skills vital for each to become a collegian.  

Southeast Scholars visit Washington June 23, 2015

Southeast Scholars visit Washington

Kentucky Congressman Andy Barr spoke with students enrolled in the Southeast Scholars Program who were in Washington, D.C. recently as part of their week-long summer camp. The Southeast Scholars program, operated by Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, is for local students grades 7 through 12.