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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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Annual College Fair Returns to SCC October 9


Southeastern Community College will host College Representative Day on Tuesday, October 9 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in the Loren Walker Arena on the West Burlington Campus. Area high school juniors, seniors, and their guardians are invited to attend to learn more about their college options.

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SCC Introduces New Facility With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony


Southeastern Community College will hold a ribbon cutting and open house for its new John H. Witte, Jr. Hall of Sciences on Thursday, September 27, at 4 p.m. The facility is located on the West Burlington campus.

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SCC Transfer Students Outperform State Average


A recent study has found that Southeastern Community College (SCC) students who transfer to the three major state universities in Iowa enter the schools with higher GPAs, earn higher GPAs the first semester, and perform better after the first year than the average Iowa community college student.

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SCC Safety Conference & Expo Addresses Workplace Hazards


Southeastern Community College will host the annual Safety Conference and Expo at the West Burlington campus. This year's theme is Building a Culture of Safety. The event will be held on Thursday, August 9 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Registration prior to Thursday, August 2 is $79; registration after August 2 is $99. Organizations sending a group of five or more can register for $49 dollars per person.

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SCC Accepting Nominations for Distinguished Alumni


Southeastern Community College (SCC) is accepting nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominations are due online by 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 1.

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SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing Set For Friday, July 20 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course


The 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. Lunch is included in the registration fee and will begin at 11 am.

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Klessner, Stuflick Tapped to Lead Men's, Women's Cross Country Teams


Southeastern Community College (SCC) is rolling out men's and women's cross country programs in August. Well-regarded Head Coach Mike Klesner and Assistant Coach Cassie Stuflick have been chosen to lead the teams.

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Glass Tapped to Lead Blackhawk Women's Volleyball


Southeastern Community College (SCC) has named Michelle Glass as the Blackhawk Volleyball Head Volleyball Coach.

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SCC Computer Club Competes At BPA Nationals


Six students from Southeastern Community College's (SCC) Computer Club competed at the Business Professionals of America (BPA) National Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas last week.

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SCC Partners with Indian Hills to Offer More Programs


Southeastern Community College (SCC) and Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) have teamed up to offer a combined four more programs to a significantly larger student base.

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