SWCC auto students thank IADA
Published September 6, 2018
Students and instructors from Southwestern Community College's automotive programs took time from their schedules to pose for a photo to thank the Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education (IADA) for a $5,700 grant awarded to SWCC for the purchase of a refrigerant recovery machine.
Southwestern automotive programs receive Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation grant
Published June 25, 2018
The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education recently awarded Southwestern Community College’s automotive programs a $5,700 grant to purchase a refrigerant recovery machine to be utilized by students in the programs.
SWCC students awarded tool chests and sets
Published June 13, 2018
Two Southwestern Community College (SWCC) students— Jacob Kinyon, second-year automotive repair technology student, of Corning, and Jamie Young, second-year auto collision repair/refinish student, of Humeston—recently benefitted from the generosity of a former SWCC student.
SWCC auto student writes article for Tomorrow's Tech
Published March 9, 2018
Southwestern Community College automotive repair technology student Dawn Roach (pictured above, at right) recently wrote an article that has been published in Tomorrow's Technician magazine and on tomorrowstechnician.com.
Roach and her SWCC automotive classmates and instructors traveled to Lincoln, NE, late last year to tour the Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed. The article talks about their trip to the museum, as well as about Roach's decision to enter the automotive field.
Read Roach's article: "Why Auto Technology? New Experiences Every Day"
SWCC offers programs in the automotive field--auto collision repair/refinish and automotive repair technology.
To see additional information about the SWCC automotive programs' field trip to Lincoln, NE, read "Historic grounding at the Museum of American Speed."