If you registered  for the Pay it Forward Week Tie Dye Retro 5K Run/Walk prior to Mon., March 28, please head to the following link and resubmit your registration form:  www.swcciowa.edu/RetroRun.  There were some issues with the online registration form and your original form was NOT saved on the system. 

Please help us spread the word if you know of others who have registered as well.

Complete Pay it Forward Week Schedule

Southwestern Community College is hosting a 2016 Regional Beginning Farmer and Military Veteran Workshop on Thurs., April 14, from 9-11:30 a.m., in room 180, of the Instructional Center.  The objectives for the workshop are to raise awareness of programs that support beginning farmers and military veterans and identify program processes and points of contact.

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Register now for the Tie Dye Retro Run 5K Run/Walk! You guessed it, there will be color stations throughout the run. The race will take place in conjunction with PIF Week on April 18, 2016, starting at 5:30 p.m. The run/walk will begin north of the Performing Arts Center (view the Retro Run Map).

Tie Dye Retro Run Online Registration

Registration is $20 per person and includes a race T-shirt.  Registration may be paid at the SWCC business office in the Administration Center or by credit card at 641.782.1448. Checks should be made out to Southwestern Community College.  Shirts for non-participants may be purchased for $10 each.

Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) and Business Professionals of America (BPA) are sponsoring the 5K walk/run event during Pay it Forward (PIF) Week to raise funds for their organizations.

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The SWCC Shoppe has a Spring Break Sale underway from March 17-24.  With this sale, you may take 25 percent off clothes, gifts, and souvenirs.*  The SWCC Shoppe, located in the Student Center, is open from 7:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m., Monday-Friday. 

*This sale excludes items on sale rack, textbooks, and supplies.  Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Spring 2015 PTK Induction Ceremony

Southwestern Community College's Phi Theta Kappa chapter, Beta Eta Nu, will be hosting its formal induction for new members on Sun., April 3, 2016, at 3 p.m., in the Instructional Center, room 180.  All new Phi Theta Kappa members for the 2015-16 school year, their families, and friends are invited to attend.  Southwestern faculty and staff members are encouraged to attend as well.

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Richard Lewis speaking to group

Representatives from the University of Iowa, Southwestern Community College (SWCC), and the Creston Community School District came together on Wed., March 2, 2016, at 10 a.m., at Creston High School, to discuss a new statewide scholarship program available to high school students in the Creston district who plan to go directly to the UI or transfer to the UI after graduating from SWCC.

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