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Articles from June 2014 to present.

Trustees Approve Sale of Ft. Madison Center


Southeastern Community College Board of Trustees authorized the sale of SCC's Fort Madison Center at 1602 Avenue F to Harmony Bible Church.

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SCC Trustees Approve Cost Saving Measures


At a special meeting last Friday, the SCC Board of Trustees discussed a series of measures to help the college meet its budget targets for the upcoming year. Measures include staff reduction and a tuition increase.

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10th annual SCC Great Tastes fundraiser set for Friday, April 22


The 10th annual Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation Great Tastes event is scheduled for Friday, April 22, 2016 at the Catfish Bend/Pzazz! Event Center in Burlington.

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SCC Celebrates National Poetry Month with Joanne Diaz


SCC will kick off National Poetry Month with its Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 16, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to read is Professor Joanne Diaz, a nationally acclaimed and award-winning author.

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SCC to Host Info Sessions for Evening Degree Program


Residents in the Keokuk area may soon have a new option to earn a college degree in the evening. SCC officials are currently in the exploratory phase of a new two-year degree program designed for people who aren't able to take advantage of traditional day time offerings.

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April 1 Deadline for $250,000 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 4:30PM CDT, April 1, 2016.

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Get help with your FAFSA at College Goal Day.

Get help with FAFSA from SCC on Feb 20, 27


Get help completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid from SCC financial aid staff in West Burlington on February 20, and in Keokuk on February 27.

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SCC Launches Men's, Women's Golf Teams in 2016


SCC will field golf teams for men and women beginning this fall. The teams will compete against teams in Iowa, Illinois and Missouri.

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SCC to Host Mock Caucus on WB Campus on Jan. 27


SCC will host a mock caucus on its West Burlington campus on January 27. Participants will be able to meet candidate representatives to discuss candidates' position on critical issues before participating in a simulated caucus.

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SCC's 2015 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, 2015. A copy is available online.

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SCC Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Anca Roncea & Ryan Tucker, Saturday, November 14


SCC will host a Visiting Writers Series event Saturday, November 14, at 8:00 p.m. on its West Burlington campus. Scheduled to appear are poets Anca Roncea and Ryan Tucker, two writers from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop in Iowa City.

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SCC Alums Give $100k to SCC Foundation


SCC Distinguished Alumni John and Judy (Duttweiler) Arledge have donated $100k to the SCC Foundation.

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SCC to Construct Four-Story Residence Hall on West Burlington Campus


The skyline of SCC's West Burlington campus is about to undergo another dramatic change. The Board of Trustees has given the go-ahead to construct a four-story residence hall.

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Fifth Annual Keokuk Zombie Walk Friday, October 9


The SCC Keokuk campus Drama Club will host Plague Parade Zombie Walk 2015 on Friday, October 9. The walk takes place at Estes Park at Fifth and Main Street in Keokuk.

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SCC Receives Federal Grant to Boost Student Success and Retention


SCC has received a $355,000 grant from the US Department of Education to continue its Student Support Services Program to fund programming designed to help students succeed and to graduate.

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SCC Trustee Brian Roth Remembered


Southeastern Community College Trustee, Brian Roth passed away on September 9, following a lengthy illness.

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Loebsack Visits SCC Keokuk Campus, Discusses Importance of Jobs Training


Congressman Dave Loebsack visited SCC's Keokuk campus on Monday to meet with College and community officials about the planned Industrial Technologies Training Center.

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SCC Receives $1 Million for New Technical Career Training Facility


SCC was awarded $1 million from the US Economic Development Administration, EDA, to fund a new Industrial Technologies Training Center to be built on the College's Keokuk campus.

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SCC Instructor, Sandy Krell-Andre Receives 2015 IACCT Outstanding Faculty Member Award


Southeastern Community College (SCC) Coordinator of Chemical Dependency Counselor Training Program, Sandy Krell-Andre, received the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees (IACCT) Outstanding Faculty Member Award for 2015.

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SCC To Launch Sports Shooting Team this Fall


Sports shooting is coming to Southeastern Community College (SCC) this fall. The team will compete against other colleges across the state including the University of Iowa.

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