Articles from May 2014 and earlier.
SCC Talent Spectacular Variety Show to Hold Open Call for Acts, Participants
SCC is hosting its first ever Talent Spectacular on Friday, March 1, at the Capitol Theater in Burlington. Community members, students, staff, and fans of the college are invited to vie for the $500 Grand Prize.
SCC Collaborates with Area Agencies to Offer Para Educator Certification
Starting in February, area teachers' aids and individuals interested in working in education now have an opportunity to earn certification as a Para Educator thanks to a new collaboration between SCC, the Great Prairie Area Education Agency (AEA) and IowaWORKS.
SCC Annual Audit Released
SCC has just released its annual audit for the year ending June 30, 2012.
SCC Receives Re-Accreditation Through 2020
Southeastern Community College was recently re-accredited by its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission.
SCC Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Anna Morrison & Heather Sommer, Saturday, November 17
SCC's Culture on Campus Committee will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 17, at 8:00 p.m. on its West Burlington campus.
SCC to host College Fair for Area High School Students and their Parents
All area high school juniors and seniors and their parents are invited to College Rep Day at SCC's West Burlington campus on Tuesday, October 9.
SCC Named Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine
SCC has been named a Military Friendly School for 2013 by G.I. Jobs magazine for the fourth straight year. This honor places SCC in the top 15% of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide.
The Fourth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 22
The Fourth Annual Dan Ring Memorial Bike Ride will take place on September 22, 2012, at SCC's West Burlington campus.
SCC to Hold Open House Events for New President Dr. Ash in Fort Madison, Mount Pleasant
SCC will host open house events for its new president Dr. Michael Ash in September at its Fort Madison and Mount Pleasant centers.
SCC Invites Students to Try a Texting and Driving Simulator September 5
PEER Awareness, a health and wellness company based in Grand Rapids, MI, will bring its texting and driving simulator to Southeastern Community College's West Burlington campus on Wednesday, September 5. The simulator will be open from 9:00AM to 3:00PM in the cafeteria.
Trustees Select Dr. Michael Ash As New President
The Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Michael L. Ash as the new college president.
SCC Presidential Finalists Announced, Open Forums Scheduled
The Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees have announced the finalists for its presidential search. Out of a field of 29 applicants, the search committee has selected three for formal interviews.
SCC Distinguished Alumni nominations due by August 1
Nominations for Southeastern Community College's 2013 Distinguished Alumni awards will be accepted through Wednesday, August 1, 2012.
SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing set for Friday, July 20 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course
The 17th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing is set for Friday, July 20 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course with a shot-gun start at 12:30 p.m. The event includes free beverages all day long, prizes for every golfer, hole games, a dinner buffet after golf, Birdies for Charity pledges, and a silent auction. Mulligans and raffle tickets for special items are available for purchase on the course.
Invitation for Third Party Comments
Southeastern Community College seeks comments from the public about the College in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.
SCC Paramedics to Sponsor EMS Day at Community Field on May 26
In recognition of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, the Des Moines County EMS Association, SCC EMS Club, and the Burlington Bees are sponsoring EMS Day at Community Field on Saturday, May 26. Game time is 6:30 PM.
Upward Bound to Participate in Summer Food Service Program
The Southeastern Community College Upward Bound Program is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge. (To be eligible to receive free meals at a residential or non-residential camp, children must meet the income guidelines for reduced-price meals in the National School Lunch Program.)
Eighth Grade Girls to Investigate their Future at SCC Event on May 11
SCC's "Investigate Your Future," educational event for 8th grade girls will take place on Friday, May 11 on the West Burlington campus. Over 200 girls from school districts across Southeast Iowa are expected to attend. "Investigate Your Future" will provide interactive, hands-on sessions that expose girls to a careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The girls will be able to choose the sessions of interest to them.
SCC to Offer L. W. Matteson Endowed Scholarship for Career and Technical Students - May 1 Deadline
SCC is pleased to offer the new L. W. Matteson Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship was established to assist students pursuing degrees leading to careers in career & technical programs or engineering.
SCC President Simone Announces Retirement
At the monthly meeting of the Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees, President Beverly Simone announced that she intends to retire from her post this summer.