College News

Published July 7, 2015 4:32 pm

SWCC Staff Members in front of SWCC truck

Southwestern Community College staff members handed out beach balls during the annual Creston Fourth of July parade held on Sat., July 4, in uptown Creston.  It was a beautiful day and the group had a blast meeting and greeting parade goers.

Staff members participating included (L to R) Caitlyn Lesan, Deb Pantini, Georgia Paulsen, Lauren England, and Doug North.  Not pictured:  Terri Higgins.

Published July 7, 2015 3:51 pm

Gilbert Bush has signed an NJCAA Letter of Intent (LOI) to play his sophomore year of basketball at Southwestern Community College.

The Chicago native played prep basketball at Rich Central before attending Southeastern Community College in Burlington.  In one season at Southeastern he helped them to a 27-8 record as they reached the NJCAA Division I National Tournament. 

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Published July 2, 2015 10:31 am

Teresa Arkfeld signs with Spartan Sports Shooting

Teresa Arkfeld, a 2015 graduate of Harlan Community School, has committed to the Southwestern Community College sports shooting program starting with the fall semester.

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Published June 29, 2015 9:54 am

Drama Club Kids in Sound Booth

Southwestern Community College's Drama Club hosted 32 children for the Little Spartan Drama Camps held Wed., June 24, through Fri., June 26, for children ages four-13, at the SWCC Performing Arts Center on the Creston campus.

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Published June 24, 2015 1:55 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met in special session, by phone, on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at 5 p.m.

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Published June 22, 2015 2:25 pm

Terrance Smith signs with Spartan Basketball

Spartan fans will see a familiar name next year, but the face will be slightly different.  Terrance Smith, brother of former Spartan Jaylon Smith, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play at Southwestern Community College this fall after spending his freshman year at Cloud County Community College in Concordia, KS. 

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Published June 18, 2015 4:08 pm

Creston, IA—Southwestern Community College (SWCC) has announced Doug North of Creston as the head coach for the men’s and women’s golf teams.  He will begin recruiting for the golf program immediately.  

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Published June 11, 2015 4:02 pm

Ethan Herron signing with SWCC

Creston, IA—Adel-DeSoto-Minburn High School pitcher Ethan Herron has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) baseball program this fall.

Herron graduated from ADM High School in May 2015.

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Published June 10, 2015 4:24 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. in the college’s Administration Center for their regular board meeting.

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Published June 9, 2015 4:26 pm

Bruxvoort, Parrott, and Snyder sign with SWCC Sports Shooting

Three student-athletes signed this past week with the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) sports shooting program.

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