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Scottsdale Community College Hosts International Exchange Participants as Part of State Department Program

Scottsdale Community College Hosts International Exchange Participants as Part of State Department Program

Scottsdale Community College is pleased to be one of ten campuses across eight states to welcome international exchange participants to its campus during the 2019-2020 academic year as part of the Community College Initiative (CCI) Program. The U.S. Department of State’s CCI Program is administered by Northern Virginia Community College on behalf of the Community College Consortium. The…

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Artie’s Fall Welcome Connects with New SCC Students

Artie’s Fall Welcome Connects with New SCC Students

With a desire to refresh the new student orientation process and begin rolling out Fields of Interest (FOI), Scottsdale Community College held its inaugural Artie’s Fall Welcome event August 14-15, 2019. More than 650 new students participated in activities that introduced them to college academics, campus life and support services. Beginning with the Fall 2019…

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OdySea Aquarium Foundation Offers Scholarship and Internship Opportunities to Scottsdale Community College Students

Scottsdale Community College is pleased to announce the inaugural OdySea Aquarium Foundation Scholarship Program that will provide two $1,500 scholarships, as well as internship opportunities for qualified students in the college’s Hospitality and Tourism Management Program. SCC’s Hospitality and Tourism Management Program offers associate degrees and certificates in the areas of hotel and restaurant management,…

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5 Ways to Reduce First-Day Jitters in K-12 Students

5 Ways to Reduce First-Day Jitters in K-12 Students

By Mary Ellertson   You and your child are shopping for new clothes, picking out backpacks, filling them with crayons, paper and other school supplies, finding the perfect lunchbox – this can only mean it’s the start of a new school year! Dealing with a new classroom, new teacher, new school, and making new friends…

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SCC Introduces New Programs for Fall 2019 Semester Addressing Local Workforce Development Needs

SCC Introduces New Programs for Fall 2019 Semester Addressing Local Workforce Development Needs

Responding to local employers’ desired job skills for a range of occupational requirements, Scottsdale Community College (SCC) is launching new certificate of completion programs for event management, entrepreneurial studies, real estate and administration of justice studies in corrections and victimology in its Fall 2019 semester. In addition, SCC is expanding its partnership with Northern Arizona…

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The Advantages of Taking a Summer Class

The Advantages of Taking a Summer Class

Enrolling in a summer class or two can be a solid choice for working professionals and high school and college students alike, while other individuals simply enjoy the pleasure of learning a new hobby or area of interest. Working professionals can stay current in their field while investing in their career growth. High school and…

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SCC Business School Hosts Accounting Game Night

SCC Business School Hosts Accounting Game Night

“Who knew accounting could be fun?”   This comment was overheard from many Scottsdale Community College Business School students ​following the first Accounting Final Review Game Night on April 25. Eighty-six students checked in and were provided a passport to stamp when activities were completed. Students who filled their passport got to spin the wheel for prizes,…

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Cyber Security Camp for High School Students

Cyber Security Camp for High School Students

Know of a student grade 9 through 12 interested in cyber security? Scottsdale Community College (SCC) is hosting a 4-day Cyber Security Camp for those wishing to learn the fundamentals and basic ethical hacking techniques. The camp provides hands-on training at SCC’s state-of-the-art Computer Information Systems (CIS) Networking Lab. On the final day of camp,…

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Cooking Camp for Future Chefs

Cooking Camp for Future Chefs

The sound of giggling along with deep concentration emerges from the kitchens at Scottsdale Community College (SCC). It’s not the latest coeds, but kids 11-15 years old enrolled in the college’s wildly popular annual summer Simply Cooking Camp for Kids. Here, aspiring young culinarians create a series of made-from-scratch meals. Campers prep and produce items…

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SCC Planetarium Show – Ultima Thule and the New Horizons Encounter

After a successful flyby of Pluto three and a half years ago, the New Horizons Spacecraft had a close encounter with Kuiper Belt object 2014 MU69, otherwise known as “Ultima Thule” on New Year’s Day, 2019. This presentation will discuss the New Horizons mission, its results and the latest from the Ultima Thule flyby, including…

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