Campus News

WCCC Partners with the Passamaquoddy Yacht Club

May 19, 2015
[caption id="attachment_4029" align="alignleft" width="300"] “Riley Fraser and Abby Leavitt enjoying learning how to sail at Keene’s Lake during last summer’s youth sailing program. Photo by Sam Winch.”[/caption] Interested in learning to sail? Washington County Community College, in partnership with The Passamaquoddy Yacht Club, will be once again offering a series… Read More

WCCC Graduation

May 19, 2015
[caption id="attachment_4026" align="alignleft" width="300"] Graduates Michael and Siobhan LaCoote and their children[/caption] Graduates of the 2015 class at Washington County Community College had a unique opportunity to listen to the powerful words of one of the Maine Army National Guard’s top women officers during commencement exercises on Friday, May 15,… Read More

WCCC ASE Certified Testing Site

May 11, 2015
On May 8, 2015, Washington County Community College provided their first Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams.  Through the tireless efforts of WCCC’s testing center manager Tatiana Osmond, WCCC has become a certified Prometric exam center which includes the ability to offer ASE exams.  “This is a great service to our… Read More

WCCC’s Alana Pulkkinen acceptanced to the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center

May 11, 2015
[caption id="attachment_4021" align="alignleft" width="240"] Alana Pulkkinen[/caption] Please join me in congratulating WCCC’s Alana Pulkkinen on her recent acceptance to the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center, 2015 Maine NEW (National Education for Women) Leadership Summer Institute at the University of Maine.  Alana is a student currently enrolled in our Adventure Recreation… Read More

WCCC Edible Book Creations

April 9, 2015
What a wonderful event!  WCCC's Culinary & Baking students and the WCCC Library teamed up for the first Edible Book Creations event. Everyone was welcome to come sample some of the delicious creations and vote on their favorite.  A big thank you and round of applause to Diane Parsloe, Culinary… Read More

WCCC Teddy Bear Clinic

April 8, 2015
Calais _ The Early Childhood Education, Education (ECE/E) and Medical Assisting programs collaborated to offer a Teddy Bear Clinic on the campus of Washington County Community College (WCCC) on Monday, March 23.   The event was attended by over fifty children, parents, childcare providers, students and patients. Patients ranged from superman… Read More

Maine Community Colleges Honors Scholars

March 25, 2015
AUGUSTA, ME – Washington County Community College students were named to the All-Maine Academic Team for two-year colleges at a ceremony on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at the Senator Inn in Augusta. The event was hosted by the Maine Community College System. The students receiving the award, which includes a $500 scholarship,… Read More

WCCC students win gold at the 2015 SkillsUSA Maine State Championships

March 17, 2015
On March 5 & 6, 2015, four WCCC students travelled to Bangor to compete in the SkillsUSA Maine State Championships.  The event was hosted by Eastern Maine Community College and United Technology Center.  According to the center, more than 600 students representing 23 career and technical schools throughout the state… Read More

WCCC becomes official Microsoft Testing Center

March 17, 2015
Washington County Community College is proud to announce its acceptance as an official Microsoft Testing Center. Officially called Certiport test center, WCCC is now able to administer Microsoft Office Specialist and Technology Associate Certification Exams. These exams range from Microsoft Office 2013 Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote to Windows operating… Read More