Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Chancellor Don Doucette appeared with Iowa Governor Terry Branstad and others at the July 24 “Hiring our Heroes” employers breakfast and veterans career fair in Davenport. Here’s a clip of Chancellor Doucette, discussing the college’s new Engineering Technology program. For more information about the program go to www.eicc.edu/engineering

Scott Community College presented awards to faculty and staff this morning as part of its year-end celebration, preceding tonight’s commencement ceremonies. The Alcoa Leadership Award was presented to faculty member Alice Nielsen. It is presented annually by ALCOA and the Scott Community College Foundation for outstanding contribution, exemplary leadership and dedicated service to Scott Community College.

Outstanding Staff Member and Distinguished Teaching Awards were presented to:

Susan Massick (Outstanding Staff Member)
Alan Shaw (Distinguished Career Tech Faculty)
Steve Flanigin (Distinguished Arts and Sciences Faculty)
Lynna Jackson (Distinguished Adjunct Faculty)

The AOS program’s 2014 Career Capstone class hosted a “Dress for Success” professional seminar today. Regina Haddock spoke to attendees about the importance of appearance. The students had a fashion show, scarf/tie tying booth and a fun game called “Spot the Flaw”.