Program News

SWCC Nursing Graduates

Attention SWCC Nursing Graduates! You are invited to attend a Nursing Alumni Gathering on Sat., April 16, 2016, from 1-2 p.m. in the college's Allied Health & Science Center at 1501 W. Townline Street in Creston.

This informal gathering will give you the opportunity to reunite with classmates, as well as past and present nursing faculty members. During the event, the nursing department's new simulation lab will be open for tours.

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SWCC IADA winners with instructors

Southwestern Community College (SWCC) students Richard Welsch and Travis Stalder, both juniors from Nodaway Valley High School in Greenfield, placed eighth in the hands-on portion of the 2015 Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC)/Iowa Automobile Dealers Association (IADA) High School Automotive Skills Contest on Friday, December 11, 2015, at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny. This competition recognizes some of the best high school auto technicians in the state.

Read more: Automotive Students Place at Iowa Skills Contest

Pre-Nursing Meet & Greet

Attention Pre-Nursing Students: The nursing faculty and students want to meet you!  This is your opportunity to get an inside look at the nursing department.  Come talk with nursing faculty and students, tour the simulation lab, and discuss job shadowing options.

Monday, Nov. 16, Noon-1 p.m.  and Tuesday, Nov. 17, Noon-1 p.m. In the Allied Health & Science Center

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Auto Open House Info Banner

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) automotive repair technology and collision repair/refinish programs have announced the 2015 Automotive Open House will be held Fri., April 10, 2015, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the automotive area in the Instructional Center.

During the Automotive Open House, visitors will be able to tour the automotive shops, meet the instructors, participate in a welding contest, compete in a tire changing contest, meet vendors, view vehicles in the car show, and enjoy food and fun.  Pre-registration is not required.

The Automotive Open House will be held in conjunction with SWCC's CTE Day, an event that gives potential students opportunities to explore the career and technical education programs at SWCC.

Students with pedal car

Southwestern's auto collision repair/refinish program came home with first place honors in the Pedal Car Challenge, part of the 60th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels, held February 27-March 1, at the Century Link Center in Omaha, NE.

Read more: Auto Collision Repair Places First in Pedal Car Challenge

Auto Open House Banner

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) automotive repair technology and collision repair/refinish programs have announced the 2015 Automotive Open House will be held Fri., April 10, 2015, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the automotive area in the Instructional Center.

Read more: 2015 Auto Open House Announced