INTECH PROGRAM CHARGED AND READY FOR FALL STUDENTS
In January of this year, SCC launched its new Industrial Technology Program, InTech!. Housed on the College's Keokuk campus, InTech! prepares students for careers in advanced manufacturing. Modules include electrical maintenance, systems monitoring, mechanical maintenance, and assembly and production concepts.
NEW VENTILATOR A BREATH OF FRESH AIR FOR SCC RESPIRATORY CARE STUDENTS
Thanks to a $20,000 gift from the Vincent and Nina Cullen Family Charitable Trust, Southeastern Community College recently purchased a new ventilator for its Respiratory Care program. The new ventilator will allow SCC's Respiratory Care students to learn the skills needed to operate current technology in today's healthcare facilities.
SCC BUSINESS AND COMPUTER STUDENTS EARN HIGH HONORS AT NATIONAL COMPETITION
Two SCC students earned high honors at this year's Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX.
SCC TO HOLD MASS CASUALTY DRILL ON TUESDAY, JUNE 30
Southeastern Community College and Des Moines County Emergency Management will conduct a mass casualty drill on SCC's West Burlington campus on Tuesday, June 30.
SCCAA Distinguished Alumni Nominations Due Aug 1
Nominations for Southeastern Community College's 2010 Distinguished Alumni awards will be accepted through Friday, August 1, 2009.
Lights Camera Iowa! Filmmakers Workshop Comes to Iowa Wesleyan College June 27
The Lights Camera Iowa! Southeast Iowa Filmmakers Workshop is coming to Iowa Wesleyan College on Saturday, June 27. The event will take place from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Chadwick Library on the campus of Iowa Wesleyan College.
SCC Alumni Golf Outing Comes to Sheaffer Golf Course on July 17
Get your golf spikes out--soft ones, that is! The 14th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July17 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m.
SCC Trustee Election Sept 8
Southeastern Community College - Merged Area XVI will have an election for the Board of Trustees for a four (4) year term from Director Districts #2 and #3. Candidates may file nomination papers between July 6 and July 31. The election is Tuesday, September 8, 2009 (regular school election).
SCC's Re-Entry Into Nursing Receives Grant, Starts in September
Southestern Community College's popular Re-Entry into Nursing Program has recently received just over $8,000 in grant funds from the Southeastern Iowa Area Health Education Center, AHEC, to conduct another session to train inactive nurses wishing to re-enter the field.
SCC HONORS 2009 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI
The SCC Alumni Association recently announced Nancy Hodson and James Engle as the recipients of the 2009 SCC Distinguished Alumnus Awards. The awards are given annually to alumni of SCC, or one of its predecessor institutions...
SCC AUTO CLUB TO HOST 10TH ANNUAL CAR SHOW AND SWAP MEET ON SATURDAY, MAY 16
On Saturday, May 16, 2009, the Southeastern Community College Auto Club will be sponsoring its 10th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet. This popular annual event will be held at the Agri-stock Arena on the college campus rain or shine in West Burlington, IA.
IOWA WORKFORCE CENTER LAUNCHES SUMMER YOUTH WORK PROGRAM
The Workforce Center/'s Workforce Investment Act, WIA, has secured funding to administer a summer youth employment training program in the Great River Region. Residents of Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and Louisa counties will be eligible to participate.