Campus News

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

Washington County Community College Alumna Fulfills Childhood Dream of Teaching

December 6, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5598" align="alignleft" width="214"] Jane Andrews, WCCC Alumni of the Month & Washington County Teacher of the year[/caption] Sometimes in life, we may find ourselves separated from our childhood dreams. Financial struggles, conflicts in relationships, or taking care of family members can make a significant claim on our ability to… Read More

Honey Bees Welcomed at Washington County Community College

December 1, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5537" align="alignleft" width="300"] Beekeeper and Business professor Bill Case provides guidance to President Joe Cassidy and Bob Merrill, Maintenance Mechanic[/caption] At the end of every summer, students from near and far come to live on the campus of Washington County Community College. This past year, however, the customary group… Read More

Washington County Community College Ghost Run Half-Marathon Continues to Grow

December 1, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5534" align="alignleft" width="225"] Left to Right: Local runner Ozzie Townsend, Jr, Perry, and Maine running icon Gary Allan, Cranberry Isles, racing through the beautiful Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge in the 2016 WCCC Ghost Run. Allan commented “This is what running used to be like. Thank You!” (Sarah Mulcahy photo)[/caption]… Read More

Washington County Community College Graduate Shares Joy of Challenges

November 9, 2016
[caption id="attachment_5456" align="alignleft" width="225"] Wayne Jackson, Owner of Jackson Plumbing & Heating is the 2016 November Alumni of the Month.[/caption] There is a certainty shared by each of our lives: at one point or another, we will be faced with a challenge. Perhaps we will be asked to do something… Read More