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Articles from June 2014 to present.

SCC Auto Tech Club To Host Annual Car Show And Swap Meet On Saturday, May 16


The Southeastern Community College (SCC) Auto Club will host its 16th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet on Saturday, May 16 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The event will be held at SCC's Agri-stock Arena on the West Burlington campus, rain or shine.

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SCC Welcomes Iowa Poet Laureate, Mary Swander, to Keokuk Campus, May 1


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will host Iowa's Poet Laureate, Mary Swander, on Friday, May 1, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in SCC's Karre Library on Keokuk campus. The event is sponsored by SCC's Culture on Campus Program.

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SCC Student Janel Orton Awarded Phi Theta Kappa's Guistwhite Scholarship


SCC student and Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) member, Janel Orton, was awarded PTK's Guistwhite Scholarship for 2015. Orton was selected for the $5,000 scholarship from a pool of over 1,700 applicants from community colleges across the nation.

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SCC Hires New Volleyball Coach, Erin Davidson


Southeastern Community College (SCC) has hired Erin Davidson as Head Coach of the SCC Blackhawks Women's Volleyball Program. Coach Davidson joins SCC from York College in York, Nebraska. As a player for York College, Davidson earned multiple conference honors as a setter and libero. Davidson was also named to the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference First and Second All-Conference Teams. Davidson ended her playing career with over 2,200 assists and 1,300 digs. Description

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SCC to Host 2015 Southeast Iowa Regional STEMFest, April 25


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will be hosting the Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) at its West Burlington campus on April 25, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. SCC is partnering with the Southeast Iowa STEM Hub, local businesses and manufacturers and educators for the event.

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SCC Phi Theta Kappa Student And Advisor Earn State-Level Recognition


Southeastern Community College (SCC) Phi Theta Kappa student, Janel Orton, has been named Iowa's 2015 Coca-Cola New Century Scholar after earning the top score in the state at the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition.

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SCC Hosts 2015 Southeast Iowa Super Conference Art Festival, March 31, 2015


Southeastern Community College (SCC) is hosting the 2015 Southeast Iowa Super Conference Art Festival on March 31, 2015 on the West Burlington campus. The conference consists of two parts: a two-week long art show and a workshop day.

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SCC Hosts High School "Tater Toss" Catapult Competition On April 8, 2015


Southeastern Community College will host the Tater Toss on Wednesday, April 8, from 9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. in the Loren Walker Arena on SCC’s West Burlington campus.

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SCC Music and Drama Students Bring Young Frankenstein the Musical, to Life


Music and Drama students and Southeastern Community College (SCC) will be performing Young Frankenstein the Musical at Keokuk's Grand Theatre and Burlington's Capitol Theater this month.

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SCC Students Take Honors at BPA Conference in Des Moines, Advance to National Competition


Sixteen students from SCC's Business, Computer, and Animation clubs earned top ranks at the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference in Des Moines.

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SCC Celebrates National Poetry Month with Janice Harrington


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will celebrate April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event on Saturday, April 4, at 8:00 p.m. Scheduled to read is Professor Janice N. Harrington, a nationally acclaimed and award-winning author. SCC's Culture on Campus Committee and Di Dante Literature & Writing Club will co-host the event.

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SCC Celebrates National Women's History Month with Series of Programs


Keokuk, IA- Southeastern Community College (SCC) is partnering with several other organizations to celebrate National Women's History Month in Keokuk. A series of programs throughout March will explore current issues women face in the community and pay tribute to women who have made a difference in southeast Iowa and beyond.

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April 1 Deadline for Nearly $250,000 in Scholarships from SCC Foundation


West Burlington, IA- The Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation online scholarship applications will be accepted until April 1, 2015 from persons enrolling at SCC starting next fall. More than 300 scholarships totaling nearly $250,000 will be available for awarding by the SCC Foundation for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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Safety and Security a Priority at SCC


SCC officials continue to work closely with the West Burlington Police Department (WBPD) to understand the events stemming from the report received Monday of two people alleged to have guns in a backpack on campus.

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SCC Ag Students Advance to Nationals after Iowa PAS Spring Conference


Four students from SCC's Agriculture Program will represent the college in the Soil Specialist and Career Progress Ruminant Animal Nutrition divisions after competing in Iowa's Postsecondary Agricultural Student Organization (PAS) Spring Conference. PAS is one of 11 career and technical student organizations that are approved by the U. S. Department of Education as an integral part of career and technical education.

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Information about SCC's safety alert issued on Feb 17, 2015


This announcement contains information about the safety alert issued on February 17, 2015.

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SCC to Help College-bound Students and Families Navigate Financial Aid Process February 21, 28


Southeastern Community College (SCC) is offering free assistance in filling out and filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Iowa College Goal Sunday will be held on Saturday, February 21 at SCC's West Burlington campus and Saturday, February 28 at the Keokuk campus. Both sessions will take place from 9am to 1pm.

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SCC Board of Trustees Gives Green Light for New Health Professions Building


West Burlington, IA- At its January meeting, the Southeastern Community College (SCC) Board of Trustees gave the go ahead to proceed with construction for the college's new Health Professions Center to be built on the West Burlington campus.

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New SCC Collegiate Farm Bureau Chapter to Host Young Farmer Conference


SCC's new Collegiate Farm Bureau chapter will host the 2014 Young Farmer Conference on December 12 and 13 at the Comfort Suites in Burlington.

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SCC Hosts Industrial Maintenance Technology Career Day, December 18


Southeastern Community College (SCC) will host its annual Industrial Maintenance Technology Career Day on Thursday, December 18 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Keokuk campus. The event is open to individuals with an interest in Industrial Maintenance, or those looking to advance in their industrial career.

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