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SBDC & QC Business

SBDC & QC Business

Thanks to help from the Eastern Iowa Small Business Development Center, in just six months a new Quad Cities business has stretched its wings from coast to coast with a sales force in five different states. On top of that, it recently grabbed the top prize at Pitch and Grow, an entrepreneurial competition in Cedar Falls.

MCPST Golf Tournament

MCPST Golf Tournament

We're excited to announce that Werner Restoration Services is the new title sponsor of our annual Midwest Center for Public Safety Training (MCPST) Golf Outing.

Water Summit

Water Summit

Water quality is one of the most important environmental issues facing Iowa today. But understanding the many different issues and aspects involved in it can be difficult.

EICC named a Home Base CHAMP

EICC named a Home Base CHAMP

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad formally announced on Friday (March 6) that Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has been designated a Home Base Iowa Certified Academic Military Partner (CHAMP).

Commercial is a winner!

Commercial is a winner!

Our Engineering Technology television commercial received the top prize from the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City American Advertising Federation annual awards.

Gourmet Goodies Chicago Trip

Gourmet Goodies Chicago Trip

The trip will take in shops that sell kitchen wares, spices, baked goods, olive oil and everything else a gourmand would want.

Quest for a Perfect Quesadilla

Quest for a Perfect Quesadilla

The kitchens at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges are warming up with a number of hands-on cooking classes in the coming weeks.

Transfer Information Event

Transfer Information Event

It's never been easier and more convenient to transfer community college credits to one of the state universities.

Join Us at the Fair!

Join Us at the Fair!

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges will once again have a booth at the Quad City Times Career Fair and we'd love to see you there.

President

President's Day Campus Visit

It's that time of year when high school seniors traditionally begin to finalize 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.

Soups, Stews and Jambalaya

Soups, Stews and Jambalaya

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' Continuing Education Department offers many cooking classes to help people warm up during this cold weather.

Reach Your College Goal

Reach Your College Goal

Now , more than ever, it's important for college students and their families to apply for federal financial aid. The forms necessary to do so can seem a bit intimidating but they don't have to be.

Applying for Scholarships

Applying for Scholarships

Finding and applying for college scholarships can be a lot of work, especially if the student and their parents have never done it before.

Campus Visit Day

Campus Visit Day

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges invites students and families to its January 30 Visit Day at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges. The event begins at 9 a.m. at each campus.

Learn to Bake in January

Learn to Bake in January

Except for that one bad week, our winter weather has been pretty tolerable. That provides people the opportunity to get out of the house and possibly take advantage of the many cooking classes offered by EICC.

Saturday Registration Session

Saturday Registration Session

To help students with busy weekday schedules, all three colleges have set a special Saturday registration session on January 10.

Sonography Open House

Sonography Open House

SCC is unveiling Sonography as it newest program with an open house and information session on January 8.

Citizen Police Academy 2015

Citizen Police Academy 2015

The Clinton Police Department and Clinton Community College will again partner to offer the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) from February 5 - April 30, 2015.

Homemade Noodles in the New Year

Homemade Noodles in the New Year

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' Continuing Education Department kicks off the new year with a number of January cooking classes.

Manufacturing Open House

Manufacturing Open House

If finding a new career is on your list of New Year's resolutions, then EICC might just have the answer in its many different Advanced Manufacturing programs.

Venture School for Entrepreneurs to Launch in the Quad Cities

Venture School for Entrepreneurs to Launch in the Quad Cities

Venture School, an intense six-week program for entrepreneurs, is coming to the Quad Cities in March 2015. The program increases the chances of startup success and accelerates the timeline to launch, all through experiential learning activities including customer research, insight from experienced entrepreneurs, and workshops.

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

We are excited to welcome Lifetime Peace Educator and Activist, Vistoria Christgau as the keynote speaker at this year's MLK Celebration event.

Register now for spring classes

Register now for spring classes

Spring registration is underway at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC). The spring semester begins January 20 and students are encouraged to register now to ensure they get the classes they want at the times they want them.

CHS wins 2014 Quizbowl

CHS wins 2014 Quizbowl

- Clinton High School won top honors in the 30th Annual Academic Quiz Bowl hosted by Clinton Community College on Thursday.

Holiday Cooking

Holiday Cooking

Cooks looking for one last unique treat to make in the kitchen this holiday season have two classes to take advantage of from Eastern Iowa Community Colleges.

Winterim Classes

Winterim Classes

College students interested in picking up a few additional credit hours during the winter break have an online option available to them thanks to Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' (EICC) Winterim session.

Venture School

Venture School

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is partnering with the Quad Cities Chamber to bring the University of Iowa's Venture School to the Quad Cities. Presented by the U of I's John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, Venture School is an intense six-week program for entrepreneurs that mimics the pace of a real startup.

Visiting Artist Series Continues

Visiting Artist Series Continues

This is the 41st year that CCC has offered these performances for the community as part of the Quad Cities Arts, a program that strives to make the program accessible to people of all walks of life, including students, seniors, and working people.

Plus 50 Initiative

Plus 50 Initiative

EICC is joining with community colleges across the country in a Plus 50 Initiative helping those over 50 years old to attend college.

Let

Let's Go Nuts

Foods from the southern United States and Russia as well as holiday treats are among the upcoming cooking classes in Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' kitchens.

Muscatine Community Resource Fair

Muscatine Community Resource Fair

MCC is hosting a Community Resources Fair on November 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Resource Fair will be held on campus in Strahan Hall.

SCC

SCC's first president passes away

Scott Community College (SCC) President Teresa Paper today informed the college family of the passing of SCC's first President, Don Foreman.

The Solar Plastic Greenhouse

The Solar Plastic Greenhouse

Dr. Sanjun Gu will present The Solar Plastic Greenhouse: What Can We Learn from the Chinese Farmers? at Scott Community College's Belmont Campus in room 1501 from 4 - 5:25 p.m. on November 5.

2015 Veterans Conference

2015 Veterans Conference

EICC is hosting the Seek the Middle Ground: Bridging the Divide from Military to Civilian 2015 Veterans Conference.

Cannolis and Food Photography

Cannolis and Food Photography

Hungarian food, cannolis, Thanksgiving leftovers and even a photography session are included in the upcoming cooking classes in Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' kitchens.

BTC Career Fair

BTC Career Fair

Manufacturing jobs are available for those who look for them. Eastern Iowa Community College's Blong Technology Center (BTC) is helping in that search with its upcoming Advanced Manufacturing Career Fair, October 28, from 3 - 6 p.m.

Nahant Marsh Groundbreaking

Nahant Marsh Groundbreaking

The Nahant Marsh Education Center officially broke ground this morning on a new 1,600-square-foot expansion. The expansion allows the center to increase its educational activities with the addition of a large classroom, additional restrooms and storage space.

Kick it to Cancer

Kick it to Cancer

Tuesday October 21st will be our annual Kick it to Cancer Soccer game.

SCC Fall Play

SCC Fall Play

Scott Community College's Theatre Department will present The Amish Project, October 23 - 26.

Nahant Marsh Groundbreaking

Nahant Marsh Groundbreaking

The Nahant Marsh Education Center invites the public to join it in groundbreaking on a new 1,600 foot addition. The groundbreaking will take place on Monday, October 20, beginning at 10 a.m.

World Affairs Council of the Quad Cities Lecture

World Affairs Council of the Quad Cities Lecture

Two Scott Community College instructors, Dr. Nnachi Umennachi and Dr. Jonathan Ikoba, will be participating in the World Affairs Council of the Quad Cities second lecture of the 2014-2015 Fellowship Lecture Series.

Conservation In Your Own Backyard

Conservation In Your Own Backyard

Many people are unaware of the vast amount of wildlife and conservation areas that inhabit Clinton County and the importance of these areas.

What

What's Paella?

The fall chill is in the air but it's warming up in Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' kitchens with several cooking class options.

CCC Sharar Foundation Annual Meeting

CCC Sharar Foundation Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Clinton Community College Paul B. Sharar Foundation was held recently with a recognition of members of the Chancellor's Society and President's and Deans' Clubs.