College News

Published August 8, 2017 1:58 pm

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of trustees met electronically on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at 7:30 a.m. in the president’s office in the college’s Administration Center.

Read more: Southwestern Board of Trustees Holds August 2017 Meeting

Published August 4, 2017 10:40 am

Students being served lunch at Spartan Cafe

The Spartan Cafe will open for Fall 2017 semester on Monday, Aug. 21! The Caf', as it is referred to, is located on the SWCC Creston campus in the Student Center and operated by Consolidated Management. 

Read more: Spartan Cafe to Open August 21

Published August 1, 2017 10:12 am

SWCC group at literacy conference

A group of Southwestern Community College (SWCC) staff members attended the annual Adult Education and Literacy Conference in Ankeny, from July 18-20, 2017, at the FFA Enrichment Center on DMACC's campus. The conference, titled "Building Your Future with Adult Education," showcased more than 40 breakout sessions with speakers from across the country.

Read more: Southwestern Employees Attend Literacy Conference

Published July 11, 2017 4:34 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met electronically on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 7:30 a.m. in the president’s office in the college’s Administration Center for their regular board meeting.
The board approved the hiring of Brooke Owen, nursing instructor, and Josh Keul, electrical technology instructor, for the 2017-18 academic year.

Read more: Southwestern’s Board of Trustees Holds July 2017 Meeting

Published July 10, 2017 12:20 pm

AmazonPrime 2017

Prime Day with Amazon.com is Tuesday, July 11, 2017! Head to smile.amazon.com to shop with Amazon and give to the Southwestern Community College Education Foundation. For each dollar spent, Amazon will donate a percentage of the purchase price to the college's Education Foundation.

Published July 3, 2017 4:24 pm

The Bright Scholars of Iowa award is once again available to Iowa high school seniors, who are strong academically but may lack the financial means to enable them to earn a college degree, planning to attend Southwestern Community College (SWCC) this fall.

Read more: Bright Scholars Awards Available for 2017-18

Published June 28, 2017 3:25 pm

Joel Hartstack and other national collision repair winners

Joel Hartstack (pictured in photo above, at far right), of Clarinda, a May 2017 Southwestern Community College (SWCC) auto collision repair/refinish graduate, was named the country’s 2017 Collision Repair Technology Champion at the National SkillsUSA Championships in Louisville, KY, from June 18-23.   

Read more: SWCC Collision Repair Student Finishes Top in Nation

Published June 16, 2017 4:09 pm

Dazzlers Team members in dance poses

The Dazzlers dance team has open spots remaining for the 2017-18 squad!

Read more: Dazzlers Team Looking for Members

Published June 14, 2017 4:18 pm

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in the college’s Administration Center for their regular board meeting.

Read more: Southwestern’s Board of Trustees Holds June 2017 Meeting

Published June 14, 2017 11:13 am

SWCC Shoppe logo

The SWCC Shoppe is having a 35 percent off sale through June 30! Save on clothes, souvenirs, and gifts.

Read more: SWCC Shoppe Sale through June 30