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Articles from June 2014 to present.

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Registration Open for SCC's Kidtek University


Registration for SCC's popular Kidtek University learning program begins on Tuesday, May 1. Families can register by phone, in person, or online at

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SCC Celebrates Administrative Professionals Day


Administrative Professionals Day falls on Wednesday, April 25, in the middle of Administrative Professionals Week.

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Scholarships Available for KidTek U


Southeastern Community College is now accepting scholarship applications for the school's popular program, KidTek U.

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Loebsack Visiting SCC Campuses to Discuss Broadband Access


Congressman Dave Loebsack will visit both Southeastern Community College campuses on Friday, April 20, to talk about broadband access and the progress of the Rural Wireless Access Act, a bill that he has sponsored.

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SCC President Dr. Michael Ash Earns PTK Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction


Southeastern Community College (SCC) President Dr. Michael Ash will receive Phi Theta Kappa's (PTK) Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction on April 20 at the honor society's centennial celebration in Kanas City, MO. This award honors college presidents who have demonstrated outstanding efforts toward promoting the goals of PTK.

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SCC Celebrates National Poetry Month With Brent Cardenas And Roberto Harrison


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 are Brenda Cárdenas and Roberto Harrison, nationally acclaimed and award-winning authors. SCC's Culture on Campus Committee and Di Dante Literature & Writing Club will co-host the event.

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SCC to Host Annual Industrial Technology Competitions for High School Students


On Friday, April 13, Southeastern Community College will host carpentry, welding, and computer-aided design (CAD) competitions for over 50 area high school students.

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SCC to Offer Insight on Financial Aid


On Tuesday, April 3, SCC will partner with the Keokuk branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) to present the organization's findings in their latest report Deeper in Debt: Women and Student Loans.

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Great Tastes

Annual Great Tastes Fundraiser Set for Friday, April 13


The 12th annual Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation Great Tastes event is scheduled for Friday, April 23, 2018 at the PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center. The benefit begins at 6 p.m. with a two-hour wine and beer tasting, hors d'oeuvres, live acoustic guitar by Clay Huston, a pop-up jewelry store, and a silent auction. The live auction and dessert begin at 8 p.m., preceded by some special announcements.

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Health Care Job Fair Connects Students, Public with Careers


SCC will host a Health Career Expo and Job Fair at the SCC Health Professions Center on Friday, April 6, beginning at 10 a.m. The event is open to the public.

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Business and Computer Clubs Head to National Conference


Thirteen students from Southeastern Community College's Business and Computer Clubs earned top ranks at the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference in Des Moines on February 18-19.

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SCC Event Fosters Youth Success


Southeastern Community College (SCC) hosted the Be Your Own Hero Achieving Maximum Potential (AMP) Mini-Conference on Saturday, March 3 at its West Burlington campus. Young House Family Services served as the co-host.

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SCC Welcomes Women's Perspectives Speakers on March 6


In recognition of Women in History Month, Southeastern Community College will host a special presentation entitled, "How Black and White Women Receive and Perceive Each Other." The program will take place on the Keokuk campus next Tuesday, March 6, at 7 p.m. in the Student Lounge.

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Hal Chase to Present Outside In: African American History in Iowa at on Feb 21


In recognition of Black History Month, Southeastern Community College will host Dr. Hal Chase for two presentations of Outside In: African-American History in Iowa, 1838-2018. Dr. Chase will present at noon in the Industrial Technology Training Center on SCC’s Keokuk campus and at 6:30 p.m. in room 123 on West Burlington’s campus on Wednesday, February 21.

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College-bound? Get Help Completing the FAFSA at SCC on February 17


SCC will offer free assistance to persons need help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at its FAFSA Ready Iowa event on Saturday, February 17 at both the West Burlington and Keokuk campuses. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to noon.

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March 1 Deadline for $300,000 in Scholarships from SCC Foundation


The Southeastern Community College Foundation is now accepting applications for scholarships for students who plan to attend SCC in the fall. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. CDT, March 1, 2017.

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Men's, Women's Cross Country Comes to SCC this Fall, Christianson Tapped to Lead


Southeastern Community College will roll out men's and women's cross country programs in August. Head Coach Nathan Christianson has been tapped to steer both squads.

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Dr. Michael Ash

Michael Ash Named 2018 CASE District VI Chief Executive Leader


SCC President Dr. Michael Ash will receive the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) 2018 District VI Chief Executive Leadership Award at its annual conference in St. Louis on January 29.

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STEMFest 2018

STEMFest Returns to SCC in West Burlington on February 10


The fifth annual Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) will take place at SCC's West Burlington campus on Saturday, February 10 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The event is a joint effort between SCC, the Southeast Iowa STEM Hub, local businesses, manufacturers, and educators.

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Head Soccer Coach Zachary Newton

SCC to Field Men's, Women's Soccer Teams This Fall, Hires Newton as Coach


Southeastern Community College will add soccer to its Blackhawk Athletics lineup in August. Head Coach Zachary Newton has been tapped to steer both squads.

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