College News

Published October 8, 2015 9:36 am

SWCC vs Kirkwood

The Spartan volleyball team gave their hometown crowd a treat last night, October 7, by defeating the 13th ranked Kirkwood Eagles in an exciting five-set battle, 25-17,15-25,25-16,15-25,15-8. Strong hitting and defensive play boosted the Spartans in this seesaw match.

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Published October 6, 2015 5:09 pm

SWCC Week 5k

As part of the 2015 SWCC Week, the Spartan cross country and track & field teams will be hosting a 5K race and non-competitive walk for Saturday, October 24. All proceeds will go toward scholarships for SWCC Track & Field/Cross Country Student-Athletes.

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Published October 5, 2015 1:19 pm

The Spartan golf team teed it up Sunday, October 4 at Bear Creek Golf Course for the Waldorf Invitational. The Spartans had a full men’s team compete, two individual women, and an individual man. “We were all feeling good coming into this tournament. We’ve had almost a full month of practice. This was the final women’s tournament of the fall, and we know what we need to work on,” said Coach North.

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Published October 5, 2015 12:56 pm

SWCC at Wartburg

On Saturday, October 3, the Southwestern Community College Men’s Cross Country Team traveled to Waverly, IA to compete in the Dan Huston Invitational hosted on the campus of Wartburg College. With conditions perfect for distance running, four of the five Spartans who raced set personal bests or a season’s best over the 8,000m distance.

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Published October 5, 2015 12:29 pm

The Spartan volleyball team struggled with receiving errors on the road against Grandview this past weekend. The Vikings defeated the Spartans in four games, 24-26, 25-19, 14-25, 15-25. This loss drops the Spartans to 9-10 on the season.

The Spartans will host the 13th ranked Kirkwood Eagles on Wednesday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.

Published October 2, 2015 5:04 pm

Students disc golfing

You are invited to register for a Disc Golf Competition scheduled for Sat., October 10, 2015, starting at 9 a.m. on the SWCC disc golf course (meet in front of Technical Center II). 

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Published September 30, 2015 5:10 pm

The Spartan volleyball team took to the road on Tuesday, September 29 for a conference match against the Northeast CC Hawks in Norfolk, NE. After a see-saw battle with the Hawks, the errors added up to a loss for the Spartans in five, 25-18, 26-28, 11-25, 25-17, 8-15.

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Published September 30, 2015 10:22 am

Career Coach Web Page

Southwestern Community College (SWCC) is pleased to announce the launch of Career Coach, a free online tool that allows students and community members to explore potential careers.  Career Coach may be accessed by visiting the Career-Related Services page on SWCC’s Web site. 

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Published September 29, 2015 10:37 am

The Spartan volleyball team hosted the eighth ranked Division I Indian Hills CC last Friday, September 25. The Division II Spartans struggled in both their passing and hitting with their DI opponent. The final score reflected this struggle, with the Warriors defeating the Spartans in three, 10-25, 17-25, 14-25.

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Published September 29, 2015 10:23 am

On Friday, September 25, Southwestern’s men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the Brissman-Lundeen Invitational hosted by Augustana College in Rock Island, IL. With weather in the low 70’s under sunny skies, the men placed 42nd out of the 50 teams that scored.

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