College News

Published October 11, 2017 3:22 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met Tues., October 10, 2017, at 5:30 p.m., in the Administration Center on the Creston campus.

Read more: Southwestern’s Board of Trustees Holds October 2017 Meeting

Published October 5, 2017 5:05 pm

Jack-o-lantern Scavenger Hunt Graphic

Register your team of four SWCC students now for U DECIDE Tricky Treating, a nighttime trick-or-treating scavenger hunt with a grand prize of $200,  Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 8 p.m., as part of SWCC Week.

Read more: Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, 8 p.m. Register NOW for Tricky Treating

Published October 3, 2017 3:35 pm

SORRY, BUT REGISTRATION FOR 2017 TRICKY TREATING HAS CLOSED!

Register your team of four SWCC students now for U DECIDE Tricky Treating, a nighttime trick-or-treating scavenger hunt with a grand prize of $200, which will take place on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 8 p.m., as part of SWCC Week.

Read more: Register your Team for SWCC Week 2017 Tricky Treating

Published October 2, 2017 3:54 pm

Athletics Fundraiser banner graphic

The Southwestern Community College athletics department is hosting their 2017 Athletic Fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at the Creston Elks Lodge, 403 W. Montgomery, in Creston.

Read more: 2017 Athletic Fundraiser Scheduled for Nov. 10

Published October 2, 2017 2:48 pm

Scene from 2016 Drama Club fall plays

The SWCC Drama Club invites Southwestern students and employees to audition for the Drama Club fall plays, which will be performed November 15-16, 2017. Auditions will be Wednesday, Oct. 4, from 2-3:30 p.m., and Thursday, Oct. 5, from 2-3:30 p.m., in room 145 of the Instructional Center.

Read more: Audition Wednesday or Thursday for Drama Club Fall Plays

Published September 28, 2017 10:52 am

FAFSA website homescreen

CRESTON, IOWA – (September 28, 2017) – Southwestern Community College’s Educational Talent Search (ETS) program invites high school seniors and their parents to attend Creston’s FAFSA Ready Iowa to complete college financial aid paperwork on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, from 3-7 p.m., in the college’s Instructional Center, rooms 208 and 210.

Read more: SWCC Offering FAFSA Assistance Program Oct. 25

Published September 27, 2017 4:03 pm

SWCC Shoppe BOGO ad

The SWCC Shoppe is having a BOGO sale on regular priced clothing on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017!

Read more: SWCC Shoppe BOGO Sale on Friday

Published September 22, 2017 9:33 am

November Community by Design event graphic with hands of all races

Registration is now open for Community by Design, an interactive workshop focusing on diversity and inclusion, scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, from 12:30-3:15 p.m., in the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) Instructional Center, room 180.

Community by Design will unpack the concepts of diversity and inclusion, as well as offer an examination of the most common and fundamental barriers to actually providing an inclusive experience, for example, the roles played by unwritten rules, and unconscious or implicit bias.

Read more: Registration is Open for Diversity Workshop November 8

Published September 18, 2017 9:36 am

Students browsing tables at 2016 Community Awareness Day

SWCC will host its annual Community Awareness Day this Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 9-11 a.m. in the main hallway of the Instructional Center. A variety of community agencies will be on hand to provide information to SWCC students and staff about the services they provide. Faculty are welcome to bring their classes through the event!

Read more: 2017 Community Awareness Day for Students

Published September 15, 2017 1:55 pm

Southwestern Community College (SWCC) is anxiously awaiting final results from the school election held Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. On the ballot was the college’s Six-Cent Levy, in place since 2007.

Dr. Barb Crittenden, SWCC president, said initial reporting is looking good for the college.

Read more: College’s Six-Cent Levy Looks to Pass