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Simply Snacking for September

Simply Snacking for September's Cooking Classes

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges continues to offer a wide variety of options with its upcoming cooking classes. 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.

Important Dates

Important Dates

The start of Fall classes is just around the corner. We're very excited to see everyone back on campus and get a new year kicked off. Here's some important dates to keep in mind:

Saturday Registration

Saturday Registration

With a new academic year about to begin, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) is making the final preparations for the August 22 start of Fall classes.

Enroll for Fall Classes Now

Enroll for Fall Classes Now

It's amazing, but summer is quickly passing us by. Fall classes at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges begin August 22.

St. Ambrose transfer agreements

St. Ambrose transfer agreements

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) and St. Ambrose University announced this morning announced two new transfer agreements between two institutions that will make it even easier for EICC students to complete a bachelor's degree at St. Ambrose.

Pies, Cakes and No Bake Desserts

Pies, Cakes and No Bake Desserts

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges continues to offer a wide variety of options with its upcoming cooking classes. 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.

July Cooking Classes

July Cooking Classes

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has something for everyone in its July schedule of cooking classes. 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.

Horticultural Bus Tour

Horticultural Bus Tour

Clinton Community College, Bickelhaupt Arboretum and Clinton Trees Forever are sponsoring the annual Horticultural Bus Tour on Saturday, July 16.

CPR Classes

CPR Classes

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges offers a couple CPR classes for both adults and children.

EICC receives PDI Best Single Project Award

EICC receives PDI Best Single Project Award

The Quad-Cities Chamber of Commerce and its regional economic development partners, including Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC), have received the Professional Developers of Iowa's (PDI) Best Single Project Award for work done in retaining the Kraft Heinz plant in Davenport.

IowaWORKS to host 60-foot heavy equipment simulator, May 17 - 20

IowaWORKS to host 60-foot heavy equipment simulator, May 17 - 20

Imagine a 60-foot semi-trailer filled with simulators letting people experience what it's like to be in the driver's seat of a heavy duty excavator, forklift and other construction equipment. That's exactly what will be available, free of charge, for area residents to explore.

2016 Emeritus Recipients

2016 Emeritus Recipients

EICC honored 14 faculty and staff members on May 9, 2016, with presentation of the Emeritus Awards for 2016.

Sewing for Beginners

Sewing for Beginners

You don't even need to know how to thread a needle to attend the Sewing for Beginners class beginning June 7 through our Continuing Education Department.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

New EICC Virtual Reality Lab

New EICC Virtual Reality Lab

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has opened a new Virtual Reality lab at its Advanced Technology Environmental Energy Center. We are excited about the new possibilities to provide this education for our students.

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.

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.

Student Perks!

Student Perks!

All EICC students have a couple of great FREE opportunities available to them from the Figge and Daytrotter!