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Articles from June 2014 to present.

SCC Construction, Agriculture Programs Receive Case Backhoe from CNHI


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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