Southeastern Community College

The results of the contested school board races from throughout southeast Iowa during the Sept. 10, 2013 election.

SCC Bond Issue

Aug 30, 2013

Southeastern Community College is seeking voter approval for its proposal to borrow up to $15-million to pay for future facility improvements.

SCC Boosting Tuition

Jul 11, 2013

Southeastern Community College's Board of Trustees has increased tuition by $3/credit hour.

The Board of Trustees for Southeastern Community College has adopted new district boundaries.

Local law enforcement officers can get a head start on earning an advanced degree from Southeastern Community College.

A new program through Southeastern Community College aims to address a growing need for local manufacturers.

Southeastern Community College (SCC) will develop a plan for handling large events in response to a fight that followed a recent men’s basketball game.

Around The Region

Jan 28, 2013

A quick look at news from around the tri-state region.

Southeastern Community College can proceed with a temporary expansion of its Keokuk campus.

The faculty at Southeastern Community College is seeking a pay increase and several language changes in its next contract.

The initial offer from the SCC Higher Education Association for the 2013/2014 school year calls for a 6.85% increase in salaries and benefits.

The increase would be calculated after state money set aside for improving teacher salaries is added to current salaries and benefits.

The HEA also wants education levels to be considered during lay-off recalls and the option to carry over unused leave time or be reimbursed for it.

SCC to Review Fire Training Center

Dec 17, 2012

SCC is putting some permanent construction in Lee County on hold for the time being.

Gallery Show at SCC for Junior High Student

Dec 16, 2012

Danielle Scheetz, 13, lives in Dallas City, IL.  She is in 8th Grade at Holy Trinity Junior High School across the Mississippi River in Fort Madison.

Like many teenagers, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and playing sports like volleyball.

Scheetz also has a special talent: art.  That talent led to her roughly 25-piece exhibit, "Experience Art," being on display at the SCC West Burlington Campus Art Gallery through January 15, 2013.

“It’s pretty exciting,” said Scheetz about her first show.  “I’m very happy it’s there and that it is my very first one.”

SCC Students Sign Pledge

Nov 26, 2012

Students at Southeastern Community College (SCC) are pledging to finish what they started.

SCC’s outgoing president says what she will remember most about her time in southeast Iowa will be the “little things.”

Dr. Beverly Simone has been involved in community college education for more than 40 years, the last seven of which as SCC’s president.

She says the time has come to step away and spend more time with her friends and family.

Southeastern Community College’s new President is excited for the new opportunities awaiting himself and the college.

Dr. Michael Ash comes to SCC via State Fair Community College, where he most recently served as Executive Assistant to the President for Resource Development and External Affairs at the school in Sedalia, MO.

He was selected from a field of more than two dozen candidates to replace Dr. Beverly Simone, who is retiring after 40-years in the community college system, the last seven of which were as SCC’s president.

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