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Cooking in May

Cooking in May

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has something for everyone in its upcoming cooking classes including an intimate date night meal, inexpensive options and a trip to Chicago's gourmet markets.

West Liberty Grand Opening

West Liberty Grand Opening

The big day has finally arrived. Grand opening ceremonies for West Liberty's Regional Learning and Cultural Center (RLCC) have been set for May 4 from 4 - 7 p.m.

MCC Fourth Market Expo

MCC Fourth Market Expo

The MCC Market Expo is a venue for students to apply what they learn about the market system.

BTC hosting Manufacturing Career Fair

BTC hosting Manufacturing Career Fair

The public career fairs at Eastern Iowa Community College's Blong Technology Center have become a popular event for employers and job seekers alike.

SCC 2016 Career Fair

SCC 2016 Career Fair

The 2016 Career Fair next Wednesday, April 20th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. is for those who are seeking Seasonal, Part-time or Full-time employment.

Health Career Open House

Health Career Open House

Scott Community College offers a wide range of health career options, in addition to its well-respected nursing program. The college is hosting an April 18 open house, from 5 - 7 p.m., to introduce people to all its health-related programs.

Gary W. Moore

Gary W. Moore

Gary W. Moore, author of "Playing with the Enemy: A Baseball Prodigy, World War II and the Long Journey Home" will be appearing at Scott Community College on Thursday, April 14. Moore will be presenting on "You Are the Author of Your Life, Make it Positive and Exciting!" beginning at 3 p.m. in the college library.

Heidi Hilbert named e11 Teacher of the Year

Heidi Hilbert named e11 Teacher of the Year

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Director of E-Learning Heidi Hilbert has been recognized as e11 Teacher of the Year by the Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC). The award was announced at ICCOC's statewide conference in Sioux City.

CCC Career Visit

CCC Career Visit

The college will be showcasing those programs at a daytime visit session from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., April 18.

MCC Career Day

MCC Career Day

The college will be showcasing those programs at a daytime visit session from 11:30 am. 0 12:30 p.m. on April 18.

Business Careers Night

Business Careers Night

Business, sales, management and office professionals have always been in demand and still are. Recent Iowa Workforce Development data reported sales and office careers among the top in demand careers across the state.

Maquoketa Center Open House

Maquoketa Center Open House

The day includes a light lunch, tours of the facilities, information about upcoming classes and programs, and visitors can even get their photos taken in the college's photo booth. It's a fun free day for people to explore the center.

Vet Tech Visit Day

Vet Tech Visit Day

Muscatine Community College (MCC), one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, is throwing the doors open and inviting people to check out its state-of-the-art Veterinary Technology labs and learn more about the program.

April Cooking Classes

April Cooking Classes

Ham, eggs, cake pop, chickens in your backyard and more are among upcoming cooking classes from Eastern Iowa Community Colleges. All of the classes are hands-on at the college's West Davenport Center, 2950 N. Fairmount St., from 6 - 9 p.m. and cost $24 each.

EICC Campus Visit

EICC Campus Visit

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) invites students and families to its April 8 Visit Day at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges. The event begins at 9 a.m. at each campus.

New SCC Dean of Instruction named

New SCC Dean of Instruction named

Dr. Gerald P. Wickham has been named the new Dean of Instruction for Scott Community College. He will begin his duties on July 1, replacing current Dean Janet Coogan who is retiring.

Alexander Clark Lecture Series

Alexander Clark Lecture Series

Jessica Welburn will be speaking on Thursday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. in the Muscatine Community College Student Center, as part of the Alexander Clark Lecture Series.

Campus Visit Day

Campus Visit Day

EICC invites students and families to its April 8 Visit Day at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges. The event begins at 9 a.m. at each campus.

Women in IT 2016

Women in IT 2016

We're very excited about this first-ever Information Technology conference specifically for women. The event is open to any woman who is currently employed in the field as well as all those just curious about or interested in learning more about a career in the world of computers.

TRIO Week

TRIO Week

Scott Community College's (SCC) TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) Program is celebrating TRIO during the week of February 22 through 26.

Peter Cook Performance

Peter Cook Performance

Scott Community College brings a rare experience to everyone in the Quad Cities area with the appearance of internationally-respected deaf performing artist Peter Cook.

Cakes, bartending, wheat berries, and more in March

Cakes, bartending, wheat berries, and more in March

Cakes, bartending, wheat berries, poultry brining, a Chicago trip and more are all upcoming from Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' kitchens. Unless otherwise noted, classes are held at the college's West Davenport Center, 2950 N. Fairmount St., from 6 - 9 p.m. and cost $24 each.

FAFSA Night

FAFSA Night

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, in association with colleges throughout the state, will be hosting College Goal events in February to help students and their families through the process.

March 4 Campus Visit Day

March 4 Campus Visit Day

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges invites students and families to its March 4 Visit Day at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges. The event begins at 9 a.m. at each campus.

CCC B-rrry Scurry Race Results

CCC B-rrry Scurry Race Results

Unseasonable sunny skies and warm temps drew 720 runners and walkers who participated in the 35th annual Clinton Community College B-rrry Scurry 4-mile Run.

Become a Super Sitter

Become a Super Sitter

Don't just be a sitter, be a SUPER SITTER. Parents will be searching you out with the skills you'll learn in our new Super Sitter class.

Auto Collision Repair

Auto Collision Repair

A big thanks to Fran Riley of KWQC for featuring our Auto Collision Repair (ACR) program on the January 27th news.

EICC Transfer Days

EICC Transfer Days

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) works closely with the University of Iowa, Iowa State University, the University of Northern Iowa, St. Ambrose University, Western Illinois University and others to make transferring a seamless process.

EICC Business Careers Night

EICC Business Careers Night

Iowa Workforce Development recently released a chart showing the "Current Vacancies by Occupational Category." The top two careers were "Sales & Related" and "Office & Administrative Support."

Some Sweet Cooking Classes for February

Some Sweet Cooking Classes for February

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has the kitchen roaring with a number of upcoming cooking classes. Classes are held at the college's West Davenport Center, 2950 N. Fairmount St., from 6 - 9 p.m. and cost $24

EICC Career Coach now available

EICC Career Coach now available

Career Coach, a free online tool, allows anyone to search for potential careers. It provides a wealth of resources and is tailored to the Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois area.

President

President's Day Visit Day

It's that time of year when high school seniors traditionally begin finalizing plans for the next step in their lives after graduation. What most of them are learning is that in today's world students need more than a high school education.

Venture School for Entrepreneurs is Back

Venture School for Entrepreneurs is Back

The third round of Quad Cities Venture School, a six-week program that helps entrepreneurs and existing firms test new business ideas, will kick off in the Quad Cities on April 4. The deadline to apply is February 14.

SCC Athletics

SCC Athletics

Scott Community College's Athletic Department was recognized with All-Region awards for Fall 2015.

Joel Youngs appointed Eastern Iowa SBDC director

Joel Youngs appointed Eastern Iowa SBDC director

Joel Youngs will be taking over the reins as director of the Eastern Iowa Small Business Development Center beginning January 11. Youngs will be filling the position left open by the retirement of outgoing director Marsha Rinetti.

Venture School

Venture School

The University of Iowa will host a third round of Venture School, a six-week startup accelerator for entrepreneurs, in the Quad Cities. Venture School will be held April 3 through May 10, and the deadline to apply is February 14.

Start off the new year with a fun cooking class

Start off the new year with a fun cooking class

Start off the new year with a fun cooking class offered by Eastern Iowa Community Colleges. Unless otherwise noted, the classes are held at the college's West Davenport Center, 2950 N. Fairmount St., from 6 - 9 p.m. and cost $24 each.

Spring Registration

Spring Registration

Registration for spring classes is underway at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC). The spring semester begins January 19 but with the holidays upon us that date will be here before we know it.