Student Spotlight

Emily Dawson - Underwood, IA
Emily Dawson - Underwood, IA 
A Sophomore Majoring in Business Administration

“Iowa Western has been a great choice for me.  It is close to home and is so much more economical than other universities. The bands are a lot of fun to play in and I’ve really enjoyed my classes.”

  • Business Administration Major
  • Member of the Marching, Concert and Pep Bands
  • Phi Theta Kappa Member
  • IWCC Presidential Scholar
  • Hopes to go to cosmetology school and one day own a salon

Jordan Williams - Columbus, NE
Jordan Williams - Columbus, NE 
A Freshmen Majoring in General Studies

“When visiting Iowa Western, I was really impressed by the campus and my experience has validated the first-impression that I had.  My experiences have been great and I’ve already had the opportunity to meet so many new people.”

  • General Studies Major
  • Member of the Golf Team
  • IWCC Presidential Scholar
  • Hopes to go into professional golf management

Stacy Grabenschroer - Bellevue, NE
Stacy Grabenschroer - Bellevue, NE 
A Freshmen Majoring in Dental Hygiene

“So far my IWCC experience has been fantastic.  I feel very comfortable in my classes and the student life is very enjoyable.  The freshman orientation was fun and informative and the homecoming festivities were a blast!”

  • Dental Hygiene Major
  • IWCC Presidential Scholar
  • Hopes to become a pediatric dental hygienist because of love for children

Adam Lavelle - Lincoln, NE
Adam Lavelle - Lincoln, NE 
A Sophomore Majoring in Business Administration

 “Attending Iowa Western has been a great experience.  Everyone is so nice. Being involved with the baseball program is awesome and winning the 2010 JUCO National Championship was amazing!”

  • Business Administration Major
  • Member of the Baseball Team
  • IWCC Presidential Scholar
  • Plans to transfer to a 4-year college and complete his degree in Business Administration or Accounting

Marla Metzger -  Elgin, IA
Marla Metzger - Elgin, IA 
A Sophomore Majoring in Business Administration

“The moment I walked onto campus I knew I wanted to come to Iowa Western Community College. The Iowa Western experience has been amazing. It provides a great atmosphere to learn, to grow, and experience a great start to my future.”

  • Business Administration Major
  • 2010-2011 Co-Captain of the Woman’s Basketball Team
  • IWCC Presidential Scholar
  • Plans to transfer to a 4-year college and complete her degree in Business Administration