Campus News

Students Learn Career Skills from Bank of America Volunteers at WCCC

February 14, 2017
[caption id="attachment_5850" align="alignleft" width="300"] Students Learn Career Skills from Bank of America Volunteers at WCCC[/caption] Preparing to enter the workforce or to continue on in college can be a daunting stage in any person’s life. Uncertainty about expectations, social skills, and a lack of experience can all reduce confidence and… Read More

Youth Invited to Winter Break Adventure Camp at WCCC

February 8, 2017
In a place where many would agree that there are only two seasons—winter and not winter—having a familiarity with the sundry outdoor activities that can be enjoyed in the winter is a great benefit. In the interest of getting youth in the community better acquainted with outdoor winter recreation, Washington… Read More

Washington County Community College Offers Youth Climbing Program

February 2, 2017
If you have or know a child or adolescent in the Calais area with an interest in learning how to climb, Washington County Community College [WCCC] is now offering a youth climbing program for exactly that purpose. Youths between the grades of 3-8 are invited to come and join in… Read More

Washington County Community College Student Reflects on Women’s Leadership Program

January 10, 2017
[caption id="attachment_5761" align="alignleft" width="300"] Skye Green[/caption] When we think about people that we regard as leaders, it is often their confidence, established poise, or their unflappable grace under pressure that comes to mind. What we may not consider is how those leaders attained the qualities that enable them to effectively… Read More

WCCC Students Spread Holiday Cheer at Home and Abroad

December 20, 2016
The students of Washington County Community College have been hard at work organizing seasonal events and rallying to support community causes over the past few weeks. Students in one class assisted the Solidarity Harvest in collecting enough stuffing for families in need at Thanksgiving while students in another class held… Read More

Community Engages in Cosmic Climb at WCCC

December 20, 2016
The Rock Wall at Washington County Community College was a busy place on December 10th when dozens of participants engaged in a vertical “climb to the cosmos” while their friends and family members looked on. The event was coordinated entirely by students of the Adventure Recreation program under the guidance… Read More

Over $35,000 in Scholarships Given to WCCC Students

December 6, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5601" align="alignleft" width="300"] Skyler Cole of Calais receives a scholarship from Dr. Hoops, D.D.S. from the 2016 WCCC Golf Tournament.[/caption] Dozens of students at Washington County Community College were honored on Thursday, December 1st when they were named as recipients of scholarships based on merit and need at the… Read More

Washington County Community College Students Compete to Sell Lemonade

December 6, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5602" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Winner of this Year's Annual Entrepreneurship Lemonade Stand Competition is The Lemonade Party – Jaycie MacArthur, Riley Ouelette, Terri Hayward, Karina Barnes, Stephan KollarTotal Net Profit = $44.50[/caption] Three businesses held their grand opening at Washington County Community College on November 29th—each of them offering… Read More