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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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SCC to Host 2015 Southeast Iowa Regional STEMFest, April 25

4/9/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) will be hosting the Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) at its West Burlington campus on April 25, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. SCC is partnering with the Southeast Iowa STEM Hub, local businesses and manufacturers and educators for the event.

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SCC Phi Theta Kappa Student And Advisor Earn State-Level Recognition

3/31/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) Phi Theta Kappa student, Janel Orton, has been named Iowa's 2015 Coca-Cola New Century Scholar after earning the top score in the state at the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition.

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SCC Hosts 2015 Southeast Iowa Super Conference Art Festival, March 31, 2015

3/27/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) is hosting the 2015 Southeast Iowa Super Conference Art Festival on March 31, 2015 on the West Burlington campus. The conference consists of two parts: a two-week long art show and a workshop day.

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SCC Hosts High School "Tater Toss" Catapult Competition On April 8, 2015

3/25/2015

Southeastern Community College will host the Tater Toss on Wednesday, April 8, from 9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. in the Loren Walker Arena on SCC’s West Burlington campus.

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SCC Music and Drama Students Bring Young Frankenstein the Musical, to Life

3/11/2015

Music and Drama students and Southeastern Community College (SCC) will be performing Young Frankenstein the Musical at Keokuk's Grand Theatre and Burlington's Capitol Theater this month.

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SCC Students Take Honors at BPA Conference in Des Moines, Advance to National Competition

3/10/2015

Sixteen students from SCC's Business, Computer, and Animation clubs earned top ranks at the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference in Des Moines.

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SCC Celebrates National Poetry Month with Janice Harrington

3/6/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) will celebrate April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 4, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to read is Professor Janice N. Harrington, a nationally acclaimed and award-winning author. SCC's Culture on Campus Committee and Di Dante Literature & Writing Club will co-host the event.

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SCC Celebrates National Women's History Month with Series of Programs

3/1/2015

Keokuk, IA- Southeastern Community College (SCC) is partnering with several other organizations to celebrate National Women's History Month in Keokuk. A series of programs throughout March will explore current issues women face in the community and pay tribute to women who have made a difference in southeast Iowa and beyond.

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April 1 Deadline for Nearly $250,000 in Scholarships from SCC Foundation

3/1/2015

West Burlington, IA- The Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation online scholarship applications will be accepted until April 1, 2015 from persons enrolling at SCC starting next fall. More than 300 scholarships totaling nearly $250,000 will be available for awarding by the SCC Foundation for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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Safety and Security a Priority at SCC

2/24/2015

SCC officials continue to work closely with the West Burlington Police Department (WBPD) to understand the events stemming from the report received Monday of two people alleged to have guns in a backpack on campus.

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SCC Ag Students Advance to Nationals after Iowa PAS Spring Conference

2/19/2015

Four students from SCC's Agriculture Program will represent the college in the Soil Specialist and Career Progress Ruminant Animal Nutrition divisions after competing in Iowa's Postsecondary Agricultural Student Organization (PAS) Spring Conference. PAS is one of 11 career and technical student organizations that are approved by the U. S. Department of Education as an integral part of career and technical education.

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Information about SCC's safety alert issued on Feb 17, 2015

2/18/2015

This announcement contains information about the safety alert issued on February 17, 2015.

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SCC to Help College-bound Students and Families Navigate Financial Aid Process February 21, 28

2/3/2015

Southeastern Community College (SCC) is offering free assistance in filling out and filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Iowa College Goal Sunday will be held on Saturday, February 21 at SCC's West Burlington campus and Saturday, February 28 at the Keokuk campus. Both sessions will take place from 9am to 1pm.

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