Campus News

Youth Sailing Camps Offered Again This Summer

July 6, 2017
The Passamaquoddy Yacht Club in partnership with Washington County Community College’s Outdoor Adventure Center is again offering a series of community sailing programs for youth and adults this summer. “The programs we’ll be offering this summer are a continuation and enhancement of the youth sailing camps we have been offering… Read More

WCCC Golf Tournament Offers Big Prizes While Benefitting Students

June 23, 2017
If you've got an interest in a brand new vehicle-with the added bonus of supporting higher education-and a talented golf swing, make sure to participate in this year's golf tournament at the St. Croix Country Club on Saturday, July 8th. Sponsored by Washington County Community College with the assistance of… Read More

WCCC to Offer Healthcare Camp for Area Students

June 23, 2017
Do you have an interest in entering the medical field, or do you think it might be something you’re interested in for the future? If so, and if you’re high school student in the Eastern Washington County area, Washington County Community College would like to invite you to come to… Read More

Rehabilitated Pond at WCCC Flourishes with Native Life

June 9, 2017
Near the middle of Washington County Community College’s campus sits a small manmade pond that has been there since the area was a sprawling family farm. In recent years, the pond had become overgrown and fairly choked by vegetation, reducing its ability to support native species. Rose Binda, biology instructor… Read More

Sexual Assault Awareness Workshop Held at WCCC

June 9, 2017
In recognition of April being sexual assault awareness month, Washington County Community College hosted a panel of speakers for a Lunch and Learn workshop on the topic. Among the speakers were John Peterson, Sergeant with the Indian Township Police Department, and Jessica Lanphere, Community Educator for sexual assault under AMHC.… Read More

WCCC’s Computer Technology Students Share Capstone Projects

June 9, 2017
The second-year students of Washington County Community College’s Computer Technology program recently completed their individually-designed capstone projects and shared them with one another. The efforts of students were varied and ranged from publishing websites, creating printer servers, building a roleplaying game, and writing a book on computer terms. For Eben… Read More

Dr. Craft’s Active Play Workshop Coming to Calais

May 26, 2017
  Calais. Healthy Acadia, in partnership with Let’s Go! 5-2-1-0 and Washington County Community College, is pleased to offer a free Active Play! Preschool Physical Activity Workshop on Saturday, June 10, from 9am to 3pm in the gymnasium at Washington County Community College, 1 College Drive, Calais. Active Play! will… Read More

WCCC Holds Mixed Media Art Show

May 24, 2017
The artwork of the students of the mixed media art class held over the spring semester had their art displayed during an exhibit held in Washington County Community College’s library. Dozens of pieces of art were on display for the exhibit, including pieces done in stone, pastel, paint, metal, and… Read More

Human Services and Education Job Fair at WCCC Yields Opportunities

May 22, 2017
Several local businesses and organizations attended a human services and education-oriented job fair held at Washington County Community College. Each of the businesses presented students and the public with opportunities and positions that are now open for applications. The job fair was organized by the students and faculty of the… Read More

WCCC Graduates Urged to Embrace Change

May 15, 2017
The sun emerged after days of rain to grace the procession of Washington County Community College graduates as they walked from the college to the auditorium at Calais High School. The shifting weather appropriately accompanied the ceremony’s repeated theme of embracing change, a message that resounded in each of the… Read More