Campus News

WCCC’s Heavy Equipment Students Attend Expo, Gain Hands-on Experience

May 2, 2016
The students of Washington County Community College’s heavy equipment programs had the benefit of attending a Construction Expo in Augusta as well as visiting the Lane construction site in Hermon, providing a fine complement to the students’ existing hands-on opportunities. The twenty-two students accompanied instructors Artie Mahar of the Heavy… Read More

Allan Sutherland to Retire After 35 Years at WCCC

April 20, 2016
[caption id="attachment_4564" align="alignleft" width="300"] Allan Sutherland[/caption] The transformation from student to teacher is one of the most profound and significant milestones an individual can undergo in the course of their development. Washington County Community College provides an ideal environment for that transition to occur, a fact that Allan Sutherland knows… Read More

WCCC Students Join All-Maine Academic Team

April 20, 2016
[caption id="attachment_4563" align="alignleft" width="300"] L-R Scott Fraser, Outdoor Recreation Instructor, Chloe Wiebe of the Adventure Recreation program and Heidi Look of the Medical Assisting program and Nickey Dubey, Medical Assisting Instructor[/caption] Two distinguished women have joined the All-Maine Academic Team for their outstanding efforts at Washington County Community College. Heidi… Read More

WCCC Holds Job Fair

April 20, 2016
Over a hundred community members and students of Washington County Community College attended a job fair at WCCC on Thursday, March 24. Nineteen employers from across the state had booths at the event from a variety of fields and opportunities, ranging from dedicated careers such as in the medical and… Read More

WCCC Features Senior Artists at Art Exhibit

April 8, 2016
[caption id="attachment_4556" align="alignleft" width="300"] Greg Holst stands with his beautiful artwork at the 2016 Senior Art Exhibit[/caption] Guests from around the area came to Washington County Community College on Wednesday, March 23rd to partake in an art exhibit that included dozens of pieces as well as a magnificent meal prepared… Read More

Color Run Collaboration to Generate WCCC Scholarships

March 18, 2016
To experience springtime in Maine is to witness an eruption of floral colors—but this year, the flowers will be getting a bit of extra help due to the first annual Color Run, scheduled to be held at the Calais Middle High School and Washington County Community College campuses on April… Read More

WCCC to Host Advanced Firefighter Training in New Howland Hall

March 3, 2016
Firefighters from across Washington and Charlotte Counties will soon have access to some of the most advanced training in the state thanks to the completion of the expansion of Howland Hall on the campus of Washington County Community College. The existing Howland Hall has been completely remodeled to include an… Read More

WCCC and Indian Township Partnership Benefits Educators

March 3, 2016
[caption id="attachment_4532" align="alignnone" width="300"] nstructor Tatiana Osmond and teacher-students Angel Yates, Adrienne Lola, and Vanessa Harnois have just completed a hybrid course on Teaching, Learning and Technology as part of a partnership between Washington County Community College and Indian Township. [/caption]Several teachers at the Indian Township School have just completed… Read More