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SOWELA Foundation to Host Flying Tigers Car Show on Saturday, September 18

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

All Fundraiser Proceeds Help Support Student Scholarships (Lake Charles, Louisiana – August 10, 2021) On Saturday, September 18, 2021, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the SOWELA Foundation will host the Flying Tigers Car Show with all proceeds benefiting student scholarships. The car show is free and open to the public. The event will be … Read More

SOWELA Oakdale Hosts Open House for Prospective Students

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Explore Financial Aid and Scholarship Opportunities and Learn About Available Programs LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – August 5, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College in Oakdale, Louisiana is hosting an Open House on Tuesday, August 10, from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at 117 Highway 1152, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463. The event provides prospective students with the chance to … Read More

New State-of-the-Art Welding Classroom and Renovated Workshop Now Open at SOWELA’s Oakdale Site

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

New Classroom and Renovated Workshop in Oakdale Adds to SOWELA’s Welding Programs at Jennings and Lake Charles Locations (Lake Charles, Louisiana – August 4, 2021) SOWELA officials have announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art welding classroom and renovated workshop at the college’s Oakdale site. Welding classes are available at all three SOWELA locations. SOWELA’s … Read More

SOWELA Freezing Tuition and Fees for Upcoming School Year to Ease Financial Burden of Students Caused by Last Year’s COVID Crisis and Hurricanes

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Tuition freeze is part of initiative by Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) (Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 27, 2021) For the sixth straight year, SOWELA will leave tuition and fees steady for the upcoming 2021-2022 academic year to give a break to students who are still financially challenged from the COVID crisis and … Read More

SOWELA Morgan Smith Hosts Informational Session for Prospective Students

Friday, July 23, 2021

Explore Financial Aid and Scholarship Opportunities and Learn About Available Programs (Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 22, 2021) SOWELA Morgan Smith in Jennings, Louisiana is hosting an Informational Session on Friday, July 30, from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The event provides prospective students with the chance to learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities, … Read More

SOWELA’s Surgical Technology Students Celebrate Program Completion with Pinning Ceremony

Friday, July 23, 2021

Students are the First Surgical Technology Cohort to Participate in New Curriculum Requiring a Work-based Clinical (Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 22, 2021) SOWELA Morgan Smith’s Surgical Technology program in Jennings, Louisiana will host a pinning ceremony on Tuesday, July 27, at 1:00 PM to honor 10 students’ academic achievements. The ceremony celebrates the successful … Read More

SOWELA Hosts Informational Session for Prospective Students

Friday, July 23, 2021

Explore Financial Aid and Scholarship Opportunities and Learn About Available Programs (Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 21, 2021) SOWELA Technical Community College is hosting an Informational Session on Tuesday, July 27, from 10:00-11:00 AM in the Sycamore Student Center. The event provides prospective students with the chance to learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities, … Read More

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SOWELA Aviation Maintenance Program Adds Four New Airplanes to Its Fleet

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

New planes were purchased with a $635,000 donation from anonymous donor (Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 13, 2021) Utilizing a $635,000 donation from an anonymous donor, SOWELA’s Aviation Maintenance Program has added four new airplanes to its fleet. The new planes include a Cessna Citation, Cessna 337, Cessna Skycatcher and Piper Arrow. The addition of … Read More

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SOWELA to Host Culinary Arts Informational Session on July 13

Friday, July 2, 2021

Attendees to Learn about Scholarship Opportunities, Meet Faculty and Register for the Program Lake Charles, Louisiana – July 2, 2021 SOWELA Technical Community College will host a Culinary Arts Informational Session on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at 10 a.m. on the Main Campus in the Sycamore Student Center. The event provides prospective Culinary Arts students … Read More

SOWELA Hosts Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at CLTCC, Lamar Salter Campus

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Participants will Enter a Drawing for one of two SOWELA $500 Scholarships Lake Charles, Louisiana – June 30, 2021 SOWELA will host a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at the CLTCC, Lamar Salter Campus in Leesville, Louisiana on Tuesday, July 13, from Noon to 6:00 PM Participants will enter a drawing for one of two $500 SOWELA … Read More