College News

Published April 17, 2017 4:02 pm

Two students with poster

The academic work of Southwestern Community College (SWCC) students will be on display during Spring 2017 Poster Day, on Wed., April 26, 2017, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the SWCC Student Center gymnasium.

Read more: College Student Research on Display April 26 at SWCC

Published April 14, 2017 9:32 am

SWCC Shoppe ad

One day only!

Eggs with discount surprises are hidden throughout the SWCC Shoppe today, Friday, April 14!  Find an egg and discover your prize!

Published April 14, 2017 8:55 am

Send bid to:
Southwestern Community College
Att: Tom Lesan
1501 W. Townline St.
Creston, IA,  50801

Southwestern Community College will be accepting sealed bids until 2 p.m. CST on Thursday, May 4, 2017.  At which time bids will be opened publicly in the Board Room at 1501 W. Townline St. Creston, Iowa. 

Read more: Notice to Bidders for New Gym Floor Project

Published April 13, 2017 2:46 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in the Administration Center on the Creston campus.

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

Published April 12, 2017 12:35 pm

Happiness Sprinkling signs

Students and employees from Southwestern Community College (SWCC) will be sprinkling happiness in Creston on Monday, April 17, from 8-10 a.m., at the Stalker Chevrolet corner (corner of Hwy 25 & Hwy 34) and on the SWCC campus from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Read more: SWCC Happiness Sprinkling Project is Part of PIF Week

Published April 4, 2017 11:29 am

SWCC 2016-17 men's basketball team after championship win

Creston, IOWA—The Southwestern Community College men’s basketball team made history on Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Danville, IL, by earning the college's first-ever National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national championship!  The Spartans defeated Louisburg College, from North Carolina, with a score of 77-53, to become the 2017 NJCAA DII National Men's Basketball Champions. 

Read more: Spartans Win National Basketball Championship

Published March 31, 2017 1:21 pm

Students participating in STEM Challenge

The Southwest Iowa STEM Hub sponsored a Corner Conference STEM Challenge to engage students in science, technology, engineering, and math learning on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at the Southwestern Community College Red Oak Center.

Read more: SWCC STEM Hub Sponsors STEM Challenge

Published March 17, 2017 1:47 pm

Front and back view of 5K shirts

Register now for SIFE's Be the Change 5K Run/Walk, which will take place in conjunction with PIF Week on Monday, April 17, 2017, starting at 5:30 p.m. The run/walk will begin north of the Performing Arts Center on the SWCC campus.

Read more: Register NOW for Be the Change 5K Run/Walk

Published March 17, 2017 11:55 am

National tourney qualifier T-shirt

The men's basketball national qualifier T-shirts have arrived! You may purchase them (or pick up your pre-order) at the SWCC Shoppe in the Student Center!

The SWCC Shoppe will be open during Sunday's send-off as well.  Spartan Send-Off information is available on the National Tourney Info page.

Published March 16, 2017 8:58 am

Selena Sampson

Selena Sampson, a student at Southwestern Community College (SWCC), has been named a 2017 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar.  The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50 Bronze Scholars, and providing nearly $200,000 in scholarships annually.  Each Silver Scholar receives a $1,250 scholarship and a special medallion.

Read more: SWCC Student Named 2017 Coca-Cola Silver Scholar