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SCC officials could have FM facility news this year

July 10, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The president of Southeastern Community College told a group of Fort Madison business and economic development leaders today that the community college could be making an announcement on [Read More…]

Education

SCC Accepting Nominations for Distinguished Alumni

July 9, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF WEST BURLINGTON – Southeastern Community College (SCC) is accepting nominations for the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominations are due online by 4:30 p.m. Thursday, August 1. “I look forward to reading nominations [Read More…]

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FMHS trades team wins SCC competition

April 13, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PCC STAFF WEST BURLINGTON – The Fort Madison High School building trades program continues to stack up awards. On Friday, the Bloodhound Construction won the SCC regional skills competition with a team consisting of Elton [Read More…]

Education

Scholarships available for SCC’s Kidtek U camps

April 2, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

LEE COUNTY – The Lee County Economic Development Group is now accepting scholarship applications for the annual Kidtek University. The camps take place at Southeastern Community College in June and July and are designed for [Read More…]

Education

SCC’s “Great Tastes” at Pzazz April 12

March 29, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

WEST BURLINGTON – The annual Southeastern Community College (SCC) Foundation Great Tastes event is scheduled for Friday, April 12, 2019, at the PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex in Burlington, Iowa. The benefit begins at 6 p.m with [Read More…]

Education

Students get glances at possible careers

March 13, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR WEST BURLINGTON – Holy Trinity eight graders were part of a Lee County career exploration day at SCC on Wednesday morning. As part of a three-day Career Exploration sponsored by Greater [Read More…]

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SCC scholarship deadline approaches

February 24, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

 WEST BURLINGTON – The Southeastern Community College Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for students who plan to attend SCC in the fall of 2019. The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m., March 1. The Foundation [Read More…]

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Students get closer look at jobs during IT Day at SCC-Keokuk

February 20, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PCC STAFF   KEOKUK – Students from Lee and Des Moines counties, as well as students from Warsaw and Clark County attended Southeastern Community College’s Industrial Technology Day at the Keokuk Campus last week.   ConAgra, [Read More…]

Education

STEMFest returns to SCC on Feb. 23

February 7, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

WEST BURLINGTON – The sixth annual Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) will take place at SCC’s West Burlington campus on Saturday, February 23 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The event [Read More…]

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Illner Greene work to be featured at SCC

January 12, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

John Bybee, the head of the Art Department at Southeastern Community College, has lined up another exciting artist for the school’s ongoing efforts to spotlight regional artistic talent. The art exhibit Raptors and Other Birds of [Read More…]

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SCC’s AAS degree gives students a different path

April 23, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR WEST BURLINGTON – With National Administrative Professionals week being celebrated across the nation next week, a local instructor at Southeastern Community College is showcasing a program that’s aimed at helping [Read More…]

Education

Local eighth graders get a future career look

March 15, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR WEST BURLINGTON – More than 300 Lee County and Danville students invaded the southeast portion of Southeastern Community College on Wednesday to hear about career paths as they get ready [Read More…]

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Regional police, deputy training set for May

March 7, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Submitted article WEST BURLINGTON – The Southeast Iowa Regional Law Enforcement Testing Center has scheduled police officer and/or deputy testing on Saturday, May 26, 2018 9am-1pm at Southeastern Community College, 1015 South Gear Avenue, West [Read More…]

Education

LCEDG’s STEMfest attracts more than 1,700

February 11, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY AVA PEITZ PCC INTERN WEST BURLINGTON – On February 10th, SCC in West Burlington was bustling with activities. STEMFest takes science, technology, engineering, and math and makes them fun! This year’s festival was the [Read More…]

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STEMFest returns to SCC in West Burlington

January 8, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

WEST BURLINGTON  – The fifth annual Southeast Iowa Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Festival (STEMFest) will take place at SCC’s West Burlington campus on Saturday, February 10 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The event [Read More…]

Sports

SCC’s Schulte holding winter baseball clinic

December 21, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF BURLINGTON – Southeastern Community College head baseball coach Justin Schulte is holding a winter break baseball skills camp on Dec. 27th and 28th. The camp will also feature former Fort Madison standout [Read More…]

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SCC is “Branching Out” thanks to Alliant Energy

October 17, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

WEST BURLINGTON – Volunteers will plant 56 trees at Southeastern Community College’s West Burlington Campus at 9 a.m. on Saturday. The trees were purchased through a $10,000 grant from Alliant Energy and Trees Forever’s Branching [Read More…]

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Concannon Industrial tech scholarship deadline Oct. 1

September 18, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF WEST BURLINGTON – The SCC Foundation is seeking applications for one of its newest scholarships, the James Concannon Industrial Maintenance Scholarship. This $1000 scholarship is open to students enrolled or intending to [Read More…]

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SCC has 6-cent levy renewal on Sept. 12 ballot

September 8, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF WEST BURLINGTON  – The Sept. 12 school election ballot will include Public Measure B from Southeastern Community College requesting voters to continue a 6-cent instructional equipment levy first passed in 2008. If [Read More…]