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Emotions to flow, words to fly at SCC Poetry Slam on April 26

Get ready to emote! SCC's Keokuk campus will celebrate National Poetry Month by hosting a Poetry Slam on Saturday, April 26 in the Student Lounge. ...

SCC Music and Drama Students to Take RENT on the Road to Keokuk, Burlington

Music and Drama students and Southeastern Community College will be performing the musical, RENT at Keokuk's Grand Theatre and Burlington's Capitol Theater this month....

SCC Music and Drama Students to Take RENT on the Road to Keokuk, Burlington

Music and Drama students and Southeastern Community College will be performing the musical, RENT at Keokuk's Grand Theatre and Burlington's Capitol Theater this month. ...

SCC Names New Vice President of Academic Affairs

Southeastern Community College recently selected Dr. Carole Richardson to be its new Vice President of Academic Affairs. Richardson will assume the role on June 2....

8th Annual Great Tastes Fundraiser Scheduled for Friday, March 28

The Southeastern Community College Foundation's 8th annual Great Tastes event is scheduled for Friday, March 28 at 6 p.m. at the Catfish Bend/Pzazz! Event Center in Burlington, Iowa....

April 1 Deadline for More Than $200,000 in SCC Foundation Scholarships

The Southeastern Community College Foundation announced that online scholarship applications will be accepted until April 1, 2014 from persons enrolling at Southeastern Community College starting next...

April 1 Deadline for More Than $200,000 in SCC Foundation Scholarships

SCC Foundation Scholarship Applications Due Date...

SCC Health Sciences Students Training "Smarter" with Upgrade

This December, SCC was able to make a long overdue purchase on its shopping list....

Iowa Wesleyan, SCC Launch Cooperative Enrollment Agreement

Iowa Wesleyan College and SCC launched an extensive cooperative enrollment agreement today that will offer students at both institutions seamless, shared access to educational programs and services....

SCC and Iowa Wesleyan College to Ink Comprehensive Cooperative Agreement

SCC and Iowa Wesleyan College (IWC) of Mount Pleasant will sign an extensive cooperative enrollment agreement at an event that will take place at 10:00am on Tuesday, January 21 in the Board Room on SC...

SCC Names Kevin Carr New Vice President of Administrative Services

SCC selected Kevin Carr to be the new Vice President of Administrative Services. He started the position on January 2....

SCC's 2013 Audit Available for Viewing

Winkel, Parker & Foster, CPA PC has released the audit report on Southeastern Community College in West Burlington, Iowa for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013....

Southeastern Community College, Iowa Fertilizer Company Sign Preliminary Training Agreement

Southeastern Community College and Iowa Fertilizer Company LLC have entered into a Preliminary Industrial New Jobs Training agreement for the purpose of establishing a new jobs training program to edu...

SCC Launches Push to Get Students to Complete Their GED

Persons who have started taking the GED Tests to earn a high school equivalency diploma have until the end of 2013 to complete the tests or risk having to start over. The GED Testing Service will chan...

Third Annual Keokuk Zombie Walk Friday, October 11

Southeastern Community College Keokuk campus Drama Club will host Undead Invasion: Keokuk Zombie Walk on Friday, October 11. The walk will begin at Estes Park at 5th and Main Street in Keokuk. The wa...

Innovation Leads to Increased Enrollment at SCC

SCC released its unofficial fall enrollment numbers at its meeting of the Board of Trustees on Monday. Fall headcount grew 3.6% to 3,225 students. Credit hour enrollment increased by 1.7% to 31,755....

SCC's Fifth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride Set for Saturday, September 14

The Fifth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 14, 2013, at Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus. Funds raised from the event will support the Daniel Ande...

SCC to Request Renewal of Bond Levy on September 10 Ballot

Persons voting in the September 10, 2013 school board election will see a ballot question asking to continue a bonded levy for physical plant purposes at Southeastern Community College....

SCC Partners with Great River Health Systems to Offer Pre-Athletic Training Degree

Officials from Southeastern Community College (SCC) and Great River Health Systems (GRHS) in West Burlington recently entered into an agreement to begin offering an athletic training transfer degree t...

SCC to Co-Host 2014 NJCAA Division I Men's Golf National Tournament

SCC will host the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I Men's Golf National Tournament May 13-16, 2014. More than 20 teams from community colleges across the nation will comp...

SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing set for Friday, July 19 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course

The 18th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July 19 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. ...

Workforce Readiness Assessment and Job Fair Comes to SCC Mount Pleasant Center on June 5

Southeastern Community College , the Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce and Iowa Workforce Development have teamed up to provide opportunities for individuals to earn a National Career Readiness Certi...

SCC Scores High on Recent Student Survey

SCC scored well on the 2012 Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE). Students gave high marks to SCC for making early connections with students and helping students achieve a clear academic plan...

Eighth Grade Girls to Investigate Their Future at SCC Event on May 17

SCC's annual "Investigate Your Future," event for 8th grade girls will take place on Friday, May 17 on the West Burlington campus. Over 200 girls from school districts across Southeast Iowa will atte...

Southeastern Community College and Iowa Law Enforcement Academy Reach Articulation Agreement

Southeastern Community College and the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) finalized an articulation agreement that allows officers who graduate from the Law Enforcement Academy to earn 15 semester ho...

Iowa's Community Colleges Join Forces to Improve Advanced Manufacturing Workforce

The Iowa Advanced Manufacturing Consortium (I-AM) is an Iowa community college initiative to elevate advanced manufacturing, funded through a previously announced $13 million grant from the U.S. Depar...

SCC's 2013 Distinguished Alumni to be Honored in May

SCC will host receptions for 2013 Distinguished Alumni, Kathy Gabel and Greg Smith in May....

SCC to Host Brazilian Guitarist Dr. Guilherme Vincens on Keokuk Campus April 28

SCC will host Brazilian guitarist Dr. Guilherme Vincens April 28 at the Keokuk campus. Vincens will present a workshop and a recital starting at 4:30pm in room 301....

SCC & NOTRE DAME FOUNDATIONS SPONSOR FINANCIAL FITNESS SEMINARS MAY 1

On Wednesday, May 1, the SCC and Notre Dame Foundations will co-sponsor three seminars on planned giving and estate planning at the Pzazz! Event Center in Burlington, Iowa. ...

Calling All Job Seekers: Workforce Readiness Assessment and Job Fair Comes to SCC on April 24, 25

Southeastern Community College will provide opportunities for individuals to earn a National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) and attend mini-job fairs on April 24 and April 25....

Southeastern Community College to Participate in Faculty Recruitment Fair on May 3

SCC will participate in a jointly-sponsored Adjunct Faculty Recruitment Fair with Carl Sandburg College and Spoon River College from 10:00am to 3:00 pm on Friday, May 3 at the CSC branch campus in Car...

SCC CELEBRATES NATIONAL POETRY MONTH WITH MISSOURI POET LAUREATE WILLIAM TROWBRIDGE

SCC will celebrate April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 20, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to read is Missouri Poet Laureate William Trowbridge....

SCC to Host Appreciation Reception for SCC Literacy Volunteer Tutors April 12

In conjunction with National Volunteer Appreciation Week, Southeastern Community College will host an appreciation reception for all SCC Literacy volunteer tutors on Friday, April 12 at the SCC Fort M...

SCC to Host Industrial Maintenance Technology Career Day April 5

SCC will host an Industrial Maintenance Technology (IMT) Career Day on Friday, April 5 on its Keokuk campus. The event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. SCC staff and local industries will be on ha...

SCC Foundation 2013 Taste of Fine Wine, Arts & Ale Scholarship Fundraiser Set for Friday, April 5

The 7th annual Taste of Fine Wine, Arts & Ale is scheduled for Friday, April 5, 2013 at the Catfish Bend/Pzazz! Event Center in Burlington, IA. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with a silent auction and...

SCC Foundation Scholarship Deadline for Fall Awards is April 1

Are you attending SCC in the fall and need help with college tuition? The SCC Foundation (SCCF) offers around 300 scholarship awards totaling nearly $200,000 to students enrolling at SCC. Awards range...

SCC's New Manufacturing Skills Program Provides Short-term Training for Area Workers

SCC will begin offering a new industrial operations maintenance skills training program. The short-term program is the result of a strategic partnership between SCC and Roquette America....

Southeastern Community College Ranks High on New College Scorecard

According to the US Dept of Education's new National College Scorecard, SCC beat the national averages in a number of categories. SCC fared well in average net price, tuition expenses, and median borr...

SCC to Host Open House for Workforce Solutions Re-Engagement Center February 20

SCC will host an open house for its new Workforce Solutions Re-engagement Center on Wednesday, February 20 in Room 401 at the college's Keokuk campus. ...

Calling All Job Seekers: Workforce Readiness Assessment and Job Fair Comes to SCC on February 6

The Iowa Workforce Development, Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce, Keokuk Economic Development Corporation and Southeastern Community College have teamed up to provide an opportunity for individuals to ...

Iowa College Goal Sunday to Offer Free Help Through College Financial Aid Process

Iowa students and families can get free assistance with forms required for federal financial aid during Iowa College Goal Sunday at SCC's West Burlington campus on Saturday, February 16 from 10:00 am ...

SCC Talent Spectacular Variety Show to Hold Open Call for Acts, Participants

SCC is hosting its first ever Talent Spectacular on Friday, March 1, at the Capitol Theater in Burlington. Community members, students, staff, and fans of the college are invited to vie for the $500 G...

SCC Collaborates with Area Agencies to Offer Para Educator Certification

Starting in February, area teachers' aids and individuals interested in working in education now have an opportunity to earn certification as a Para Educator thanks to a new collaboration between SCC,...

SCC Annual Audit Released

SCC has just released its annual audit for the year ending June 30, 2012....

SCC Receives Re-Accreditation Through 2020

Southeastern Community College was recently re-accredited by its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission. ...

SCC Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Anna Morrison & Heather Sommer, Saturday, November 17

SCC's Culture on Campus Committee will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 17, at 8:00 p.m. on its West Burlington campus. ...

SCC to host College Fair for Area High School Students and their Parents

All area high school juniors and seniors and their parents are invited to College Rep Day at SCC's West Burlington campus on Tuesday, October 9....

SCC Named Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine

SCC has been named a Military Friendly School for 2013 by G.I. Jobs magazine for the fourth straight year. This honor places SCC in the top 15% of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwi...

The Fourth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 22

The Fourth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 22, 2012, at SCC's West Burlington campus. ...

SCC to Hold Open House Events for New President Dr. Ash in Fort Madison, Mount Pleasant

SCC will host open house events for its new president Dr. Michael Ash in September at its Fort Madison and Mount Pleasant centers....

SCC Invites Students to Try a Texting and Driving Simulator September 5

PEER Awareness, a health and wellness company based in Grand Rapids, MI, will bring its texting and driving simulator to Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus on Wednesday, September...

Trustees Select Dr. Michael Ash As New President

The Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Michael L. Ash as the new college president....

SCC Presidential Finalists Announced, Open Forums Scheduled

The Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees have announced the finalists for its presidential search. Out of a field of 29 applicants, the search committee has selected three for formal inter...

SCC Distinguished Alumni nominations due by August 1

Nominations for Southeastern Community College's 2013 Distinguished Alumni awards will be accepted through Wednesday, August 1, 2012....

SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing set for Friday, July 20 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course

The 17th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July 20 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. The event includes free beverages all day long, prize...

Invitation for Third Party Comments

Southeastern Community College seeks comments from the public about the College in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. ...

SCC Paramedics to Sponsor EMS Day at Community Field on May 26

In recognition of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, the Des Moines County EMS Association, SCC EMS Club, and the Burlington Bees are sponsoring EMS Day at Community Field on Saturday, May 26. Gam...

Upward Bound to Participate in Summer Food Service Program

The Southeastern Community College Upward Bound Program is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge. (To be eligible to receive ...

Eighth Grade Girls to Investigate their Future at SCC Event on May 11

SCC's "Investigate Your Future," educational event for 8th grade girls will take place on Friday, May 11 on the West Burlington campus. Over 200 girls from school districts across Southeast Iowa are e...

SCC to Offer L. W. Matteson Endowed Scholarship for Career and Technical Students - May 1 Deadline

SCC is pleased to offer the new L. W. Matteson Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship was established to assist students pursuing degrees leading to careers in career & technical programs or engineerin...

SCC President Simone Announces Retirement

At the monthly meeting of the Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees, President Beverly Simone announced that she intends to retire from her post this summer....

Southeastern Community College Commencement Ceremony Dates Approaching

The commencement ceremonies for Southeastern Community College 2012 graduates will be held as follows....

SCC CELEBRATES NATIONAL POETRY MONTH WITH MARY FONS

Southeastern Community College will celebrate April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 14, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to read is Mary Fons, a nationally...

SCC Foundation Scholarship Deadline for Fall Awards is April 1

The application deadline for consideration for SCC Foundation and SCC Alumni Association fall 2012 scholarships is 4:30 p.m. on April 1. ...

Southeastern Community College Volunteer Literacy Program Seeks Reading Tutors

Southeastern Community College Volunteer Literacy Program is seeking new volunteer tutors. The program is designed to help students who do not know how to read, or who read at a sixth grade level or l...

SCC to Host a Showing of the Movie, Playing for Change on March 6

SCC Students for Peace Club will host a special showing of Playing for Change: Peace through Music at the Burlington Public Library on Tuesday, March 6 at 6:30pm....

SCC Welcomes Children's Book Illustrator Diane Frazey Pratt on February 27

Southeastern Community College will feature a collection of works by fine artist and children's book illustrator, Diane Frazey Pratt. Her work will be exhibited in the college's West Burlington campus...

2012 Taste of Fine Wine, Arts & Ale Scholarship Fundraiser Set for Friday, March 30 at Pzazz!

The SCC Foundation's 6th annual Taste of Fine Wine, Arts & Ale is scheduled for Friday, March 30 at the Pzazz! Event Center in Burlington, Iowa. The event will begin at 6 p.m.....

Iowa College Goal Sunday to Offer Free Help Through College Financial Aid Process

Iowa students and families can get help applying for federal financial aid on Saturday, February 18 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at SCC in West Burlington....

SCC Men's Basketball Dismisses Players, Forfeits Season

The Southeastern Community College Men's Basketball Team dismissed ten student-athletes on Thursday, December 29, due to violations of college and athletic department policy concerning student conduct...

SCC Nursing Students Pass Rates Continue to Exceed National Average

The percentage of graduates of SCC's nursing program that pass the National Council Licensure Examination, or NCLEX, continues to exceed than the national average. ...

SCC's InTech Continues to Innovate for Student, Business Success

When Detroit Tool and Metal Products in Fort Madison closed in 2009, workers had a choice: search for another job or go to college. Tony Gebhardt and a few of his coworkers decided to take the plunge ...

SCC Foundation Launches Annual Fund Drive

The SCCFoundation has begun its annual fund drive. Gifts to the SCC Foundation fund over 200 different scholarships and grants, and support a number of college endeavors. ...

The Fall/Winter edition of the Vision now available

The Fall/Winter edition of The Vision, the official publication of alumni and friends of Southeastern Community College, is now available....

Financial Fitness Workshop This Friday, December 2 at Pzazz!

The SCC Foundation & Burlington Notre Dame Foundation will present the Financial Fitness Workshop from 8:30AM to 4:00PM. on Friday, December 2 at the Pzazz! Conference Center in Burlington, IA. ...

Sam Clemens Short Story Contest Entry Deadline is November 30

The deadline for entries for the 14th Samuel Clemens Short Story Writing Contest is November 30....

SCC Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Stephanie Goehring & Alex Walton Saturday, November 19

SCC will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 19, at 8:00 p.m. on its West Burlington campus. Scheduled to appear are poets Stephanie Goehring and Alex Walton....

SCC Board of Trustees Name Officers for 2011-2012

At its October meeting on Monday night, the SCC Board of Trustees named new officers for the 2011-2012 school year....

Keokuk Zombie Walk to Support the Arts at SCC on Friday, October 21

SCC Keokuk campus Drama and Art Clubs will host Keokuk's Inaugural Zombie Walk Supporting SCC's Arts on Friday, October 21. The walk will begin at River City Mall in downtown Keokuk. The walk starts a...

Sam Clemens Short Story Writing Contest Opens Call for Entries

Call for entries has begun for the 14th Samuel Clemens Short Story Writing Contest sponsored by Southeastern Community College....

SCC Named Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine

SCChas been named a Military Friendly School for 2012 by G.I. Jobs magazine. It is the College's third year in a row to make the list. ...

Iowa Supreme Court Justice Thomas Waterman to Speak at SCC on September 27

Iowa Supreme Court Justice Thomas Waterman will speak at SCC's West Burlington campus on Tuesday, September 27....

SCC to Celebrate International Peace Day on September 21

Southeastern Community College will hold activities in recognition of 30th annual International Peace Day. The event is scheduled from 2 pm to 6:30 pm in the courtyard of SCC's West Burlington campus...

Free SCC Adult Literacy Program Seeks Tutors

The SCC Literacy Program will host a tutor training conference on Friday, September 16 from 9:30 a.m to 2 p.m. at the SCC Fort Madison Center, 1602 Avenue F. ...

SCC to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Animation Lab on September 12

Southeastern Community College will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house on Monday, September 12 at 4:30pm for its new classroom addition on the college's West Burlington campus....

SCC, University of Iowa Ink Transfer Bachelor Degree Program Agreement

SCC and the University of Iowa have formalized an agreement to allow SCC students to earn a four-year degree without having to travel outside of Southeast Iowa.......

SCC Trustee Nabulsi Receives Regional Community College Leadership Award

SCC Trustee Moudy Nabulsi has been named the 2011 recipient of the Central Regional Trustee Leadership Award by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT). ...

Fall semester startsAugust 17. Register today

Fall classes begin soon. Don't wait. Register today....

SCC Distinguished Alumni nominations due by August 1

Nominations for Southeastern Community College's 2010 Distinguished Alumni awards will be accepted through Monday, August 1, 2011....

SCC to Host Open House at Regional Emergency Response Center June 13

SCC will host an open house at its new Regional Emergency Response Center on June 13 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. The center is located on 241st Street, just off Ortho Road in Fort Madison, IA....

Free SCC Adult Literacy Program Seeks Students, Tutors

SCC will hold a training workshop for volunteer literacy tutors on Tuesday, May 24 at the SCC Fort Madison Center from 9:30am-2:00pm....

Eighth Grade Girls to Investigate their Future at SCC Event on May 13

SCC's "Investigate Your Future," an educational event for 8th grade girls will take place on Friday, May 13 on the West Burlington campus. Over 150 girls will experience interactive, hands-on sessions...

SCC Alumni Association Honors Chatfield, Canella as 2011 Distinguished Alumni

SCC will recognize Mary Sue Megchelsen Chatfield and Richard P. Canella as distinguished alumni at graduation events in May.......

Iowa Community College Online Consortium Receives Next Generation Learning Challenges Grant

The Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC) was awarded a $222,625 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC), to fund development tools to provide daily data of at-risk students t...

SCC Celebrates Nat'l Poetry Month, Welcomes Missouri Poet Laurate, David Clewell on April 30

SCC will celebrate Nat'l Poetry Month by hosting Missouri Poet Laureate David Clewell on Saturday, April 30, at 8:00 p.m....

SCC to Honor First Black Graduate Rev. Dr. William Amos Smith on March 25

SCC will honor its first black graduate, Rev. Dr. William Amos "Booker" Smith, Sr. at a luncheon on Friday, March 25 at SCC's West Burlington campus....

Annual Taste of Fine Wine Arts & Ale Comes to Pzazz! on April 1

The SCC Foundation's Annual Taste of Fine Wine, Ale & Arts will be held on Friday, April 1 at 6:00pm at the Pzazz! Event Center. ...

Students and Parents Can Get Help With Student Financial Aid Application at SCC on February 19

Iowa students and families can get free assistance with forms required for federal financial aid during Iowa College Goal Sunday at Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus on Saturday,...

2010 Audit Released

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January 27 to be Proclaimed Iowa Community College Day

Thursday, January 27 will be proclaimed Iowa Community College Day. It will acknowledge the valuable work that community colleges do for the betterment of the citizens of the state of Iowa....

SCC Receives $20,000 Strengthen Rural Iowa Grant

Southeastern Community College Foundation (SCC Foundation) has received a Strengthen Rural Iowa (SRI) grant in the amount of $20,000. The funds will be used to provide SCC Foundation staff training on...

Eighth Grade Girls to Investigate their Future at SCC Event on January 11

On January 11 Southeastern Community College will be host Investigate Your Future, an educational event for 8th grade girls. Over 150 girls from all of the school districts in Southeast Iowa will atte...

SCC Trustees Approve West Burlington Campus Classroom Addition, Review Enrollment Report

The SCC Board of Trustees approved the construction of a new building addition on the West Burlington campus....

SCC Welcomes the Free Tenors to Keokuk's Grand Theater on November 19

The SCC Foundation invites you to a performance by the Free Tenors on Friday, November 19 at the Grand Theater in Keokuk.......

SCC Visitng Writers Series Welcomes Klane, Love on November 20

Southeastern Community College's a Visiting Writers Series is set for Saturday, November 20. Scheduled to appear are poets Matthew Klane and B.J. Love, two writers from the University of Iowa Writers'...

SCC Board of Trustees Name Officers for 2010-2011

At its October meeting, the Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees named new officers for the 2010-2011 school year....

SCC and GRMC to Host Open House for New SimMan Patient Simulator Lab on October 11

Southeastern Community College (SCC) and Great River Medical Center (GRMC) will host an open house for their new SimMan Patient Simulator Lab on Monday, October 11 at Mercy Plaza on GRMC's West Burlin...

Sam Clemens Short Story Writing Contest Opens Call for Entries

Call for entries has begun for the 13th Samuel Clemens Short Story Writing Contest sponsored by Southeastern Community College. ...

October 1 Deadline for Spring Scholarships from SCC Foundation

The Southeastern Community College Foundation announced today that scholarship applications will be accepted until October 1, 2010 from persons enrolling at Southeastern Community College in spring 20...

SCC Named Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine

Southeastern Community College has been named a Military Friendly School for 2011 by G.I. Jobs magazine. This honor places SCC in the top 15% of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide...

Second Annual Dan Ring Bike Ride Set for Saturday, September 25

The Second Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 25, 2010, at Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus. Funds raised from the event will support the Daniel And...

SCC Keokuk Campus to Host Open House for New SimMan Patient Simulator Lab on September 13

Southeastern Community College will host an open house for its new SimMan Patient Simulator Lab on Monday, September 13 at the College's Keokuk campus in Room 414....

SCC's TRIO Program Receives $367K to Serve First Generation and Low Income Students

Southeastern Community College was awarded $367,000 to fund its TRIO Student Support Services program annually over the next five years. The funds will be shared with Carl Sandburg College, CSC, in I...

SCC Extends Scholarship Deadline for National Science Foundation Scholarships to August 18

Southeastern Community College has extended its deadline for the NSF STEM scholarship to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 18. The scholarship will provide .......

SCC's Julie Glasgow Honored as Outstanding Support Staff Member

The Iowa Association of Community Colleges, IACCT, named SCC Office of Institutional Advancement Secretary/Accounts Specialist Julie Glasgow Outstanding Support Staff Member at its annual meeting on ...

Des Moines County's YouthBuild Program Off to a Great Start

Des Moines County's YouthBuild program recently graduated its first class. On June 15, the twelve students who completed the program were recognized at a ceremony in the Little Theater on Southeastern...

SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing set for Friday, July 16 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course

The 15th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July 16 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. The event includes free beverages all day long, prize...

"Behind the Scenes at the Miss America Pageant" Coming May 16

The SCC Foundation fundraiser brunch, "Behind the Scenes at the Miss America Pageant" featuring Miss America 2nd Runner Up Olivia Myers Baker, will take place on Sunday, May 16, at noon, at Pzazz! Eve...

SCC Upward Bound Student Kyra Seay Named Dell Scholar

Kyra Seay was recently named a 2010 Dell Scholar. Seay is a senior at Keokuk High School and concurrently enrolled at SCC through its Upward Bound program. The Dell Scholars program awards 300 schola...

SCC 11th Annual Car Show Set for May 15

On Saturday, May 15, 2010, the Southeastern Community College Automotive club will be sponsoring its 11th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet. This annual event will be held at the Agri-Livestock arena on ...

SCC Foundation Presents "Behind the Scenes at the Miss America Pageant"

Great River Entertainment/Pzazz! will sponsor a brunch for up to 80 people at 12 Noon on Sunday, May 16, 2010 featuring Olivia Myers Baker, Miss Iowa 2008 and the 2009 Miss America 2nd Runner Up. Ms. ...

SCC to Dedicate Art Studio to the Late Jane Thode Walsh on Friday, April 30

Southeastern Community College will dedicate its newly-renovated art studio in honor of the late Jane Thode Walsh. The ceremony will be held at in Art Studio A on SCC's West Burlington campus at 4:30 ...

Martha Wolf, Jerri Dean to Receive 2010 SCC Distinguished Alumnus Awards

The SCC Alumni Association recently announced Martha Wolf and Jerri Dean as the recipients of the 2010 SCC Distinguished Alumnus Awards. The awards are given annually to alumni of SCC or one of its pr...

SCC Names Dr. Phil Thomas VP of Teaching and Learning

The SCC Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Phil Thomas to the position of Vice President of Teaching and Learning at its regular meeting on Monday night....

SCC to Host Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander to Celebrate National Poetry Month

Southeastern Community College's Culture on Campus Committee will celebrate April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 24, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to r...

SCC Extends Scholarship Deadline for National Science Foundation Scholarships to April 19

Southeastern Community College has extended its deadline for the NSF STEM scholarship to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 19. SCC was awarded a $558,000 S-STEM grant from the National Science Foundation (NS...

SCC Business Students Take Honors at State Competition

Southeastern Community College's Business Professionals of America student club competed February 22-24 in Cedar Rapids. All six members of the SCC Business Club who competed at the Business Professio...

Free Help Available for College Financial Aid

Iowa students and families can get free assistance with forms required for federal financial aid at Iowa College Goal Sunday, which is actually held on Saturday, Feb. 20, at SCC's West Burlington camp...

Taste of Fine Wine, Arts & Ale Fundraiser on March 6

The SCC Foundation's Annual Taste of Fine Wine, Ale & Arts will be held on March 6 at 6:00pm at the Pzazz! Event Center. The evening will showcase wines from 12 vendors, including local wineries like ...

Samuel Clemens Short Story Writing Contest Winners Announced

The winners of the 12th SCC Samuel Clemens Short Story Contest have been announced. SCC student Kim Boomershine of Wapello took first place honors (and a check for $150) with her tale "Nuisance/Noose-...

SCC Alum Heads to Haiti, Donations Needed

A graduate of the SCC nursing program and a current RN at the U of I will join other health care providers from the area for a relief mission to Haiti on February 1st to deliver medical care. Donati...

SCC Nets Over $550K for Science & Technology Scholarships

Southeastern Community College was recently awarded a $558,000 grant from the National Science Foundation, or NSF, to be used to fund student scholarships over the next five years....

SCC Visiting Writers Series Kicks off November 21

Southeastern Community College's Culture on Campus Committee will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 21, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to appear are poets Amanda Nadelberg and Jane Wong,...

Grants Available for Southern Iowa Nonprofit Organizations

Small southern Iowa nonprofit faith-based and community-based organizations located within 14 rural Iowa counties and who have interest in building and enhancing their capacity to serve Iowans most in...

Samuel Clemens Short Story Contest Returns

After a year's hiatus, the 12th Samuel Clemens Short Story Writing Contest sponsored by Southeastern Community College is back. This contest for Midwestern authors is named after Samuel Clemens (Mark ...

Bike Ride Nets $3K for Dan Ring SCC Nursing Scholarship

The Inaugural Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride took place last Saturday, September 26. The event raised over $3000 for the Daniel Anders Ring Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship. Approximately 100 cyclist...

SCC MARKETING DEPARTMENT BRINGS HOME THE HARDWARE FROM MARKETING AWARDS

The SCC Marketing Department was recognized by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations, NCMPR, for excellence in marketing at NCMPR's District 5 annual conference on September 27, 2009...

SCC Named Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine

Southeastern Community College has been named by G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military Friendly School for 2010. This honor places SCC in the top 15% of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationw...

SCC's I/T Director Chuck Chrisman Receives Outstanding Manager Award from Iowa Association of Community College Trustees

SCC Executive Director of Information Technology Services Chuck Chrisman was awarded the Outstanding Administrator/Manager Award at the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees, IACCT, annual co...

20 1/4-cent Physical Plant Levy on the September 8, 2009 Election Ballot

On the September 8, 2009 school election ballot, voters will be asked whether to continue the ten-year 20 cent physical plant levy passed in 2001 for Southeastern Community College. The ...

DAN RING MEMORIAL BIKE RIDE SET TO ROLL ON SEPTEMBER 26

The Inaugural Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 26, 2009, at Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus. Funds raised from the event will support the Daniel Anders ...

NEW PROGRAM AT SCC HELPS STUDENTS ACHIEVE MATH PROFICIENCY

When it comes to making the commitment to go to college, people young and old have a certain amount of anxiety. One of the most common fears cited by students is taking math classes. While most advan...

INTECH PROGRAM CHARGED AND READY FOR FALL STUDENTS

In January of this year, SCC launched its new Industrial Technology Program, InTech!. Housed on the College's Keokuk campus, InTech! prepares students for careers in advanced manufacturing. Modules in...

NEW VENTILATOR A BREATH OF FRESH AIR FOR SCC RESPIRATORY CARE STUDENTS

Thanks to a $20,000 gift from the Vincent and Nina Cullen Family Charitable Trust, Southeastern Community College recently purchased a new ventilator for its Respiratory Care program. The new ventila...

SCC BUSINESS AND COMPUTER STUDENTS EARN HIGH HONORS AT NATIONAL COMPETITION

Two SCC students earned high honors at this year's Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX....

SCC TO HOLD MASS CASUALTY DRILL ON TUESDAY, JUNE 30

Southeastern Community College and Des Moines County Emergency Management will conduct a mass casualty drill on SCC's West Burlington campus on Tuesday, June 30....

SCCAA Distinguished Alumni Nominations Due Aug 1

Nominations for Southeastern Community College's 2010 Distinguished Alumni awards will be accepted through Friday, August 1, 2009....

Lights Camera Iowa! Filmmakers Workshop Comes to Iowa Wesleyan College June 27

The Lights Camera Iowa! Southeast Iowa Filmmakers Workshop is coming to Iowa Wesleyan College on Saturday, June 27. The event will take place from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Chadwick Library on the campu...

SCC Alumni Golf Outing Comes to Sheaffer Golf Course on July 17

Get your golf spikes out--soft ones, that is! The 14th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July17 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m....

SCC Trustee Election Sept 8

Southeastern Community College - Merged Area XVI will have an election for the Board of Trustees for a four (4) year term from Director Districts #2 and #3. Candidates may file nomination papers betw...

SCC's Re-Entry Into Nursing Receives Grant, Starts in September

Southestern Community College's popular Re-Entry into Nursing Program has recently received just over $8,000 in grant funds from the Southeastern Iowa Area Health Education Center, AHEC, to conduct an...

SCC HONORS 2009 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI

The SCC Alumni Association recently announced Nancy Hodson and James Engle as the recipients of the 2009 SCC Distinguished Alumnus Awards. The awards are given annually to alumni of SCC, or one of its...

SCC AUTO CLUB TO HOST 10TH ANNUAL CAR SHOW AND SWAP MEET ON SATURDAY, MAY 16

On Saturday, May 16, 2009, the Southeastern Community College Auto Club will be sponsoring its 10th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet. This popular annual event will be held at the Agri-stock Arena on th...

IOWA WORKFORCE CENTER LAUNCHES SUMMER YOUTH WORK PROGRAM

The Workforce Center/'s Workforce Investment Act, WIA, has secured funding to administer a summer youth employment training program in the Great River Region. Residents of Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and ...

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