The Southwestern College Office of Communications, Community and Government Relations is a one-stop shop for the latest news on the College, its programs, activities, faculty, staff, and students.

The goal of the office of Communications, Community and Government Relations is to enhance awareness, increase name recognition, and improve the image of the College – thereby generating enrollment and community goodwill for South San Diego County’s only public institution of higher learning.

Additional services provided by the office:

  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Web design and development
  • Publications
  • Event planning.

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  • Chief Public Information & Government Relations Officer: Lillian Leopold, APR, (619) 421-6700, ext. 6564
  • Advertising, marketing, event planning and publications: Brenda Mora, (619) 421-6700, ext. 5213
  • Instructional support, web production, iTunesU and publications: Tom Bugzavich, (619) 421-6700, ext. 5296
  • Web & Marketing Content Strategist: Graig Harris, (619) 421-6700 ext. 5782
Tim Wise, one of the most prominent anti-racist writers in the United States, will lecture at Southwestern College on Thursday, Oct. 22.... READ MORE
Southwestern College is now accepting ACCESS Awards nominations for those who have contributed significantly to improving education for students with disabilities.... READ MORE
Portraits of Hollywood stars past and present—painted by world-renowned artist Don Bachardy—are hanging in the Southwestern College Art Gallery.... READ MORE
CSEA Chapter 524 President Andre Harris first area appointment for many years... READ MORE
Between water and electricity conservation, Southwestern College is embracing the green movement.... READ MORE
Last updated: 9/23/2015 9:58:46 AM