SWCC Week

NOTE:  SWCC Week photos are being posted on the SWCC page on Facebook:  www.facebook.com/swcciowa.

The college’s sixth annual SWCC Week will be held October 31-November 4, 2016!  Fun events are planned for SWCC students throughout the week.  See the complete agenda below to plan your week of fun!

SWCC Week Agenda

All Week

Check out the Snapchat filter available in the Instructional Center, Student Center, and ag classrooms from Monday morning at 8 a.m.-Friday at 11 a.m.

Mon., October 31

  • Morning, SWCC Week schedules distributed
  • 5-8 p.m., Escape the Room ... Escape the Zombie, Instructional Center, rooms 145 and 155.  During this "zombifying" event, you'll be placed in a room with an "infected person."  You will be given 20 minutes to solve clues and figure out the cure before you are contaminated.  There will be a 10 minute break between each session to reset the room.  Need not pre-register for this event.  Good luck!  Event organizers:  Kelly Franklin and Stephen Jefferies

Tues., November 1

  • 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Red Cross Blood Drive, Instructional Center, room 180 - To make appointment, please call 641.782.1421 or log on to www.redcrossblood.org.  Event organizers:  Student ambassadors and Cait Maitlen
  • 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Cookie Decorating Contest @ the SWCC Shoppe, Student Center - Stop by the SWCC Shoppe to decorate a pumpkin-themed cookie and compete for prizes with your decorating talent.  Facebook voting will take place once the cookies are decorated.
  • 12-1 p.m., Politics Around the World, Library - Students from around the world will discuss politics from their countries.  Event organizers:  Multicultural Club and Andrea Rivera Rojas
  • 7 p.m., Men's Basketball vs. Graceland JV, Student Center gymnasium - Red, White, and Blue Night (Dress patriotically or dress like your favorite presidential candidate).  Dazzlers perform during halftime of men's game.

Wed., November 2

  • 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Fun Zone, Student Center gymnasium - Play games and win prizes.  Event organizers:  Terri Higgins and Cait Maitlen
  • 7 p.m. - Amazing Race, Starting place Student Center gymnasium - Partner up and get ready to complete the Amazing Race SWCC-style.  Register now!  Bonfire at Ag site after race.  Event organizer:  Tracey Evans

Thurs., November 3

  • 10 a.m.-2 p.m., C4 Event (Community College Completion Challenge), Student Center.  During C4, students will sign a mass pledge to complete their associate degrees or certificates before leaving community college for transfer or to enter the job market.  Event organizers:  Phi Theta Kappa and Jody Nedley-Newcomb
  • 6:30 p.m., Women's Basketball vs. William Penn, Student Center gymnasium - ThrowbackThursday Night (Dress retro.  First 30 students get a free retro Spartan jersey).  Event organizer:  Addae Houston

Fri., November 4

  • 8:15-10:30 a.m., Freebie Friday, Instructional Center main hallway, food and games to end your SWCC Week.  Event organizer:  Bill Taylor.