Posted February 11th, 2019 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Ecotherapy/Transformational Eco-Psychology, Top News, SWC Blog.
My name is Alyssa Ellegaard and I am a first-year student at Southwestern College. My journey at SWC began before classes started during this past fall’s Vision Quest in Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. I had just moved from Northwestern Minnesota a week before I was to embark on the Vision Quest. I knew very little…
Posted January 9th, 2019 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Santa Fe & New Mexico: The Land of Enchantment, Top News.
When you move to Santa Fe you might wonder what some of the things are that you can do to relax. Well just 15 minutes from campus you will find El Rancho de Las Golondrinas a living history museum.
The museum is open to the public from the Spring Festival in June through…
Posted January 2nd, 2019 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Top News.
Deadlines. What a word. Here at Southwestern, we do have deadlines, but we also have rolling admission. How does that work?
If you are considering applying to Southwestern College, I would urge you to consider how graduate school fits into the trajectory of your own story. Does fall entry make sense for you? Perhaps winter…
Posted December 11th, 2018 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Top News, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC.
I come from the east coast, specifically from Virginia. Though I graduated from an art school with a BFA, a lot of the concepts that we discussed in class were done so in an almost exclusively cerebral way. Addressing art this way is valuable—line, shape, color are all important when making a piece. But…