Campus News

Maine Community Colleges Honors Scholars

March 25, 2015
  [caption id="attachment_3514" align="alignright" width="300"] Charlotte Southard, Joe Cassidy, WCCC President and Victoria Webber[/caption] 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… 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
[caption id="attachment_3449" align="alignleft" width="278"] WCCC employees Carey Fox and Tatiana Osmond were the first two students to have completed the Microsoft Office Specialist (Word) certification on March 13th.[/caption] Washington County Community College is proud to announce its acceptance as an official Microsoft Testing Center. Officially called Certiport test center, WCCC… Read More

2015 WCCC’s Annual Polar Dip

March 4, 2015
[caption id="attachment_2919" align="alignleft" width="300"] 2014 Annual WCCC Polar Dip[/caption] Come join the fun at this year’s 15th annual Washington County Community College Polar Bear Dip.  The theme this year is St. Patrick’s Day. The event is sponsored by the WCCC Student Senate and the motto is “Luck of the Plunge.”… Read More

Husson University and WCCC Reach Agreement to Facilitate the Transfer of Course Credit

February 18, 2015
[caption id="attachment_3202" align="alignleft" width="300"] Participating in the Husson University/Washington County Community College credit transfer signing ceremony were (from left to right – standing) George Chmielecki, Computer Technology Instructor, WCCC; Elizabeth Sullivan, Human Services Instructor, WCCC; Rhonda French, Business Studies Instructor, WCCC; David Prescott, Ph.D., director of healthcare studies, School of… Read More

WCCC Announces New Academic Dean

February 11, 2015
A Deer Isle native is forging the waters of Washington County as the new Dean of Academic Affairs at Washington County Community College. Alexander Clifford arrived on campus with a strong academic and military background that is expected to augment the impressive administrative team that President Joe Cassidy has created.… Read More

2015 Polar Dip Sweatshirt Design Contest Winner!!

January 23, 2015
CONGRATULATIONS TO JESSICA WICKHAM! WINNER OF STUDENT SENATE’S 2015 POLAR DIP SWEATSHIRT DESIGN CONTEST! As winner, Jessica will receive one free class at WCCC and an official 2015 Polar Dip Sweatshirt! Student Senate would like to thank all who submitted their design!  Special thanks to all the voting staff in President… Read More

The Literature of Eastern Maine: Writing on the Edge

January 20, 2015
Books and authors from east of the Penobscot River are being featured in a new course being offered through the Senior Arts College program Washington County Community College in Calais.  Entitled "The Literature of Eastern Maine: Writing on the Edge," this class is being offered at no cost for either… Read More