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Articles from June 2014 to present.

SCC Receives Federal Grant to Boost Student Success and Retention

9/10/2015

SCC has received a $355,000 grant from the US Department of Education to continue its Student Support Services Program to fund programming designed to help students succeed and to graduate.

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SCC Trustee Brian Roth Remembered

9/9/2015

Southeastern Community College Trustee, Brian Roth passed away on September 9, following a lengthy illness.

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Loebsack Visits SCC Keokuk Campus, Discusses Importance of Jobs Training

9/1/2015

Congressman Dave Loebsack visited SCC's Keokuk campus on Monday to meet with College and community officials about the planned Industrial Technologies Training Center.

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SCC Receives $1 Million for New Technical Career Training Facility

8/17/2015

SCC was awarded $1 million from the US Economic Development Administration, EDA, to fund a new Industrial Technologies Training Center to be built on the College's Keokuk campus.

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SCC Instructor, Sandy Krell-Andre Receives 2015 IACCT Outstanding Faculty Member Award

8/3/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) Coordinator of Chemical Dependency Counselor Training Program, Sandy Krell-Andre, received the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees (IACCT) Outstanding Faculty Member Award for 2015.

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SCC To Launch Sports Shooting Team this Fall

7/15/2015

Sports shooting is coming to Southeastern Community College (SCC) this fall. The team will compete against other colleges across the state including the University of Iowa.

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SCC Construction, Agriculture Programs Receive Case Backhoe from CNHI

7/1/2015

Southeastern Community College received a backhoe from Case Construction, a brand of CNH Industrial at a presentation at the Case assembly plant in Burlington on Tuesday

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SCC Alumni Association 20th Annual Golf Outing set for Friday, July 17 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course

6/25/2015

The 20th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July 17 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. The event includes free beverages all day long, gifts for every golfer, hole games - including a chance to win $5,000 for a hole-in-one, a dinner buffet after golf, Birdies for Charity pledges, and a 50/50 raffle. Mulligans and raffle tickets are available for purchase on the course.

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SCC Launches Building the Dream Capital Campaign, Winegard and Shinn Named Leaders

5/20/2015

Southeastern Community College recently launched a capital campaign to support its Building the Dream campus expansion and renovation project. The campaign aims to raise $12 million to fund the project.

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SCC Automotive Program Receives National Accreditation From NATEF And ASE

5/14/2015

Southeastern Community College's (SCC) automotive training program has received accreditation in Master Automobile Service Technology by NATEF and The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE).

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8th Grade Girls Investigate Their Future At SCC On May 14

5/12/2015

Southeastern Community College's (SCC) Investigate Your Future, an annual educational event for 8th grade girls will take place on Thursday, May 14 on the West Burlington campus. Over 300 girls from school districts across Southeast Iowa will attend.

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SCC Instructor, Carlene Woodside, Awarded National Phi Theta Kappa Advisor Of The Year

5/11/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) Graphic Communications instructor and Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) advisor, Carlene Woodside, has been named one of PTK's National Advisors of the Year.

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SCC Will Host Safety Day Conference And Expo On May 19, 2015

5/6/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) and the Center for Business (CBIZ) will host the Safety Day Conference and Expo for Industry and Construction on Tuesday, May 19, at the West Burlington campus.

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SCC Ag Department Hosting SCC Blackhawk Preview Show, May 9 And 10

5/5/2015

The Southeastern Community College (SCC) Agriculture Department will host its second annual SCC Blackhawk Preview Show at the Des Moines County Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 9 and Sunday, May 10. The event includes an Iowa Junior Beef Breeds Association cattle show on Saturday and an Iowa Junior Swine Association hog show on Sunday. Weigh-ins for both shows begins at 8 a.m., showing starts at 9 a.m.

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SCC Respiratory Care Students Take Home Sputum Bowl Trophy For Fourth Year In A Row

5/4/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) Respiratory Care students took first place at this year's Sputum Bowl competition in Des Moines for the fourth year in a row. SCC Respiratory Care students, Alicia Tripp, Brooke Wolkenhauer, and Chelsea Craine all represented SCC at the state-wide event.

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SCC Commencement Scheduled For May 12, 13, And 14

5/1/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) will hold its HSED graduation and commencement ceremonies on May 12, 13, and 14.

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SCC Auto Tech Club To Host Annual Car Show And Swap Meet On Saturday, May 16

4/28/2015

The Southeastern Community College (SCC) Auto Club will host its 16th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet on Saturday, May 16 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The event will be held at SCC's Agri-stock Arena on the West Burlington campus, rain or shine.

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SCC Welcomes Iowa Poet Laureate, Mary Swander, to Keokuk Campus, May 1

4/21/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) will host Iowa's Poet Laureate, Mary Swander, on Friday, May 1, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in SCC's Karre Library on Keokuk campus. The event is sponsored by SCC's Culture on Campus Program.

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SCC Student Janel Orton Awarded Phi Theta Kappa's Guistwhite Scholarship

4/15/2015

SCC student and Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) member, Janel Orton, was awarded PTK's Guistwhite Scholarship for 2015. Orton was selected for the $5,000 scholarship from a pool of over 1,700 applicants from community colleges across the nation.

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SCC Hires New Volleyball Coach, Erin Davidson

4/13/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) has hired Erin Davidson as Head Coach of the SCC Blackhawks Women's Volleyball Program. Coach Davidson joins SCC from York College in York, Nebraska. As a player for York College, Davidson earned multiple conference honors as a setter and libero. Davidson was also named to the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference First and Second All-Conference Teams. Davidson ended her playing career with over 2,200 assists and 1,300 digs. Description

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