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  • College Update

    Oct. 26, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    On Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 26, the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department extended the Directed Health Measure of a mask mandate for the county through Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. The DHM was set to expire on Oct. 28.

    Southeast Community College will continue to follow this DHM, meaning that masks are required to be worn by all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This is in effect for all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub (login required) and click on the COVID Guidance Documents tab.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.

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  • Monday, Oct. 11, 2021

    Monday, Oct. 18, 2021

    Monday, Oct. 25, 2021


    Oct. 11, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure remains in effect until Thursday, Oct. 28, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Oct. 18, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    All SCC employees, including student employees, regardless of your work location, have two upcoming opportunities to receive a booster shot of the Pfizer vaccine six months after receiving your second dose of Pfizer.

    Booster clinics are available at the following dates, times, and locations:

    • Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pinnacle Bank Arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive (you are eligible if you received your second dose of Pfizer on or before April 20).
    • Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lincoln North Star High School, 5801 N. 33rd St. (you are eligible if you received your second dose of Pfizer on or before April 23).

    You must bring your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card. A fifteen-minute wait time is required after the vaccination.

    These booster clinics are for higher education.

    Schedule your appointment. While on the website, there are forms to print out, complete and bring with you to your appointment.

    Signage will direct you to the appropriate entrance doors at the high school.

    Parking at Pinnacle Bank Arena will be in the attached garage west of the arena.

    As a reminder, masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure remains in effect until Thursday, Oct. 28, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub (login required) and click on the COVID Guidance Documents tab.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Oct. 25, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Remember, the College is following the current Directed Health Measure issued by the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department, which requires that masks be worn by all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This is in effect for all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area.

    This DHM remains in effect until this Thursday, Oct. 28. At that time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. If the DHM is allowed to expire or is extended, the College will communicate the information to you.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub (login required) and click on the COVID Guidance Documents tab.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.

    Monday, September 13, 2021

    Monday, September 20, 2021

    Monday, September 27, 2021

    Thursday, September 30, 2021


    Monday, September 13, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Milford – Monday, Sept. 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Lounge, Eicher Technical Center
    Beatrice – Wednesday, Sept. 15, Noon-2 p.m., Kennedy Center Student Center
    Lincoln – Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1-3 p.m., Gymnasium

    Employees who are fully vaccinated and elect to upload their COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to TIPS  NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, SEPT. 24, will receive a one-time $20 stipend in a future paycheck and be entered into a drawing for random gift cards.

    Here is how to upload a picture of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to TIPS: On the TIPS landing page, select your primary campus location and pick “Coronavirus (COVID-19)” from the Alleged Incident Type drop-down list. On the TIPS form, be sure to include the following:

    • Your name
    • Your ID number
    • An image of your COVID vaccination card in the “Upload Supporting Documents” section
    • Select “None of the above – only providing proof of vaccine”

    Complete the form by clicking Review and Submit.

    Remember, masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure will remain in effect until Sept. 30, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    • 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska are located on The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • Faculty can access the tab titled COVID-19 Resource Links that contains options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • Lastly, Frequently Asked Questions that address many of the questions you had during the Aug. 13 webinar, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended, can be found on The Hub under 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols. This document will be updated on an as-need basis.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Sept. 20, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    This is a reminder that the College is holding one final vaccine clinic for employees and students:
    Lincoln – Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1-3 p.m., Gymnasium

    Employees who are fully vaccinated and elect to upload their COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to TIPSNO LATER THAN FRIDAY, SEPT. 24, will receive a one-time $20 stipend in a future paycheck and be entered into a drawing for random gift cards.

    Here is how to upload a picture of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to TIPS: On the TIPS landing page, select your primary campus location and pick “Coronavirus (COVID-19)” from the Alleged Incident Type drop-down list. On the TIPS form, be sure to include the following:

    • Your name
    • Your ID number
    • An image of your COVID vaccination card in the “Upload Supporting Documents” section
    • Select “None of the above – only providing proof of vaccine”

    Complete the form by clicking Review and Submit.

    Remember, masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure will remain in effect until Sept. 30, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    • 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska are located on The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • Faculty can access the tab titled COVID-19 Resource Links that contains options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • Lastly, Frequently Asked Questions that address many of the questions you had during the August webinar, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended, can be found on The Hub under 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols. This document will be updated on an as-need basis.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Sept. 27, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure remains in effect until Thursday, Oct. 28, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    • 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska are located on The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • Faculty can access the tab titled COVID-19 Resource Links that contains options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • Lastly, Frequently Asked Questions that address many of the questions you had during the August webinar, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended, can be found on The Hub under 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols. This document will be updated on an as-need basis.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Sept. 30, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure remains in effect until Thursday, Oct. 28, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    • 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska are located on The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • Faculty can access the tab titled COVID-19 Resource Links that contains options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • Lastly, Frequently Asked Questions that address many of the questions you had during the August webinar, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended, can be found on The Hub under 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols. This document will be updated on an as-need basis.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.

    Tuesday, August 17, 2021

    Monday, August 23, 2021

    Tuesday, August 25, 2021

    Monday, August 30, 2021


    Tuesday, August 17, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Now that we are less than a week from the start of the 2021 Fall Semester, it’s time to resume our COVID-19 communication with you to keep you updated on how the College is responding to the pandemic.

    • New 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska are located on The Hub (login required) under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • You’ll also find a new tab created titled COVID-19 Resource Links (login required). Here you will find a link to Course Alternatives for COVID Responses that gives faculty various options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • You also can view the Aug. 13, 2021, webinar that covered many of the items in the 2021 Exposure Response Protocols document.
    • Lastly, a document containing Frequently Asked Questions is being compiled that addresses many of the questions you had on Aug. 13, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended. This document will be available soon and will be updated as needed.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.

    August 23, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    We’ve communicated a lot of COVID-19 information here in August, and I wanted to remind you on this first day of fall classes where you can access the various items.

    On The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents:

    On The Hub under COVID-19 Resource Links:

    • Course Alternatives for COVID Responses that gives faculty various options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • COVID Seating Chart and Attendance for Contact Tracing.

    You can also view the Aug. 13, 2021, webinar, that covered many of the items in the 2021 Exposure Response Protocols document.

    Lastly, the College encourages everyone to get vaccinated. All full-time, part-time and adjunct SCC employees who are fully vaccinated and upload their COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to NO LATER THAN SEPT. 24 will receive a one-time $20 stipend in a future paycheck and be entered into a drawing for random gift cards. Dates for the drawings have not been set, but likely will coincide with administering the vaccines (the Lincoln clinic is offering the Pfizer two-dose vaccine; the Beatrice and Milford clinics are offering the Johnson & Johnson (one-dose) and Pfizer (two-dose) vaccines. The second clinic on the Milford Campus is set for Sept. 13. The second clinic on the Lincoln Campus is scheduled for Sept. 22. The second clinic on the Beatrice Campus is TBA.

    Here is how to upload a picture of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to TIPS:
    On the TIPS landing page, select your primary campus location and pick “Coronavirus (COVID-19)” from the Alleged Incident Type drop-down list. On the TIPS form, be sure to include the following:

    • Your name
    • Your name
    • An image of your COVID vaccination card in the “Upload Supporting Documents” section
    • Select “None of the above – only providing proof of vaccine”

    Complete the form by clicking Review and Submit.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.

    August 25, 2021

    Effective Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, masks will be required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure is being put in place by the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department to limit the spread of COVID-19. The DHM will remain in effect until Sept. 30, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents tab (login required).

    Frequently Asked Questions from the Aug. 13, 2021, webinar covering the 2021-2022 COVID-19 Exposure Response Protocols. This is a working document. These initial questions and answers may be modified or changed as needed, and additional questions may be included in the future.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.


    Monday, August 30, 2021

    Your health and safety, as well as that of our students, is our primary concern as we continue to operate during the pandemic.

    Today’s communication is a reminder that masks are required for all individuals over age 2, regardless of vaccination status, in indoor spaces at all SCC locations throughout the 15-county service area when at least 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained. This Directed Health Measure will remain in effect until Sept. 30, at which time local health authorities will re-evaluate the situation. Remember, SCC adheres to the most restrictive DHM in effect within our service area, regardless of health department.

    The College encourages all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so.

    For the College’s most up-to-date COVID-19 information, please go to The Hub and click on the COVID Guidance Documents (login required) tab.

    • New 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols and a list of the Public Health Departments in Nebraska (login required) are located on The Hub under COVID Guidance Documents.
    • You’ll also find a new tab created titled COVID-19 Resource Links (login required). Here you will find a link to Course Alternatives for COVID Responses that gives faculty various options if a face-to-face classroom student needs to miss class due to COVID-19 symptoms, illness or isolation.
    • Lastly, Frequently Asked Questions that address many of the questions you had during the Aug. 13 webinar, as well as some that were asked after the webinar ended, can be found on The Hub under 2021-2022 Exposure Response Protocols. This document will be updated on an as-need basis.

    If you have any questions, please contact your supervisor.

    The College continues to communicate with authorities with the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department, Four Corners Health Department and Public Health Solutions. Information impacting SCC employees will be communicated when it becomes available.

    Thank you for your patience and support. The College is committed to transparent and frequent communication to ensure the safety and wellness of its employees, students and communities.