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SCC Hosts Skills Throw Down for High School Students


On Friday, April 12, Southeastern Community College will host the Southeast Iowa Skills Throwdown. Nearly 90 area high school students will compete for top honors in categories including auto tech, carpentry, welding, and computer-aided design (CAD).

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Annual SCC Great Tastes Fundraiser Set for Friday, April 12


The annual Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation Great Tastes event is scheduled for Friday, April 12, 2019, at the PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex in Burlington, Iowa. The benefit begins at 6 p.m with the live auction starting at 7:30 p.m.

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SCC Takes Audience Into the Woods


SCC music and drama students will perform the musical Into the Woods at the Burlington Capitol Theater on March 29 and 30 at 7 p.m.

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SCC Agriculture Students Place in National Competition


Eighteen agriculture students from Southeastern Community College landed spots in the National Professional Agricultural Student Organization (PAS) competition after a successful performance at the state level.

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SCC Mentoring Program Awarded Grant


For the third year in a row, the mentoring program Choosing Healthy Alternatives to Delinquency (CHAD) was awarded a $500 Iowa State Education Association grant.

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SCC Hosts Regional Science Fair


Southeastern Community College will host the Southeast Iowa Superconference Science Fair on Thursday, March 7 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the new John H. Witte, Jr. Hall of Sciences on the West Burlington campus.

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Deadline for $400K in SCC Fall Scholarships is March 1


The Southeastern Community College Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for students who plan to attend SCC in the fall of 2019. The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m., March 1.

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SCC to Host College Exposure Event for Foster Youth on March 2


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will host the second annual Achieving Maximum Potential (AMP) conference, themed Defy Gravity on Saturday, March 2, at the West Burlington campus. Young House Family Services will serve as co-host.

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STEMFest Returns to SCC in West Burlington on February 23


The sixth annual Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) will take place at SCC's West Burlington campus on Saturday, February 23 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The event is a joint effort between SCC, the Southeast Iowa STEM Hub, local businesses, manufacturers, and educators.

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SCC Offers Free Assistance with FAFSA Ready Iowa Event on February 6


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will offer free assistance to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at its FAFSA Ready Iowa event on Wednesday, February 6 at both the West Burlington and Keokuk campuses. The event will take place from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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March 1 Deadline for Spring 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 of 2019. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m., March 1.

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Lawrence & Marilyn Matteson Honored as CASE District VI Volunteers of the Year


Longtime marine construction company owner Lawrence Matteson and his wife Marilyn will receive the 2019 Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District VI Volunteer of the Year Award at its annual conference in Denver, CO, on January 14.

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SCC's 2018 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, 2018.

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Burlington Native & Astrophysicist Brian Metzger to Speak at SCC on Nov 20


Dr. Brian Metzger, a Burlington native and associate professor of astrophysics at the University of Columbia in New York City, will give a presentation at SCC on Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 2 - 3 p.m.

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SCC Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Dr. Dustin Hellberg, Saturday, November 10


Southeastern Community College's Culture on Campus Committee will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 10, at 8:00 p.m. on its West Burlington campus. Scheduled to appear is writer and educator Dr. Dustin Hellberg. SCC's Di Dante Literature & Writing Club will co-host.

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SCC Hosts ESPN Analyst at Celebrity Night


The Blackhawk Booster Club of Southeastern Community College will host its annual fundraiser on November 8 at the Pzazz! Convention Center.

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SCC Demystifies Financial Aid at Nov. 7 Event


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will offer free assistance with completing the application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at its FAFSA Ready Iowa event on Wednesday, November 7. The event will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. at both the West Burlington and Keokuk campuses.

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Health Expo Helps High School Students Hone In On Career Options


SCC will host a Health Careers Expo at West Burlington's campus on Thursday, Nov. 1 for area high school juniors and seniors.

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SCC Hosts Career Day for High School Juniors


Southeastern Community College will host Career Day on Friday, October 19, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the college's West Burlington campus. Six hundred high school juniors from Iowa and Illinois are expected to make the trip to the event.

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SCC Welcomes Zombie Takeover of Keokuk October 12


The SCC Keokuk Campus Drama Club will host its 8th Annual Zombie Walk on Friday, October 12. Registration starts at 5 p.m. The contest begins at 6 p.m. with the walk to follow at Estes Park on Fifth and Main Street in Keokuk.

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