Campus News

WCCC’s JMG Collecting Donations for PAWS Cats

November 17, 2017
Located in Calais, PAWS – which stands for Protection of Animals Wandering the Streets – is constantly working to take in unwanted cats and dogs, along with numerous other activities related to supporting members of the community seeking to care for their beloved animal companions. While PAWS is always in… Read More

Young Women Get Hands-on with Nontraditional Trades at WCCC

November 7, 2017
While there continues to be some progress in the social acceptance of women’s equality, the gender gap is still in evident abundance – particularly when it comes to high-paying trades that have traditionally been filled by men. At Washington County Community College on October 27th, a daylong event called Totally… Read More

Rhonda French Recognized by “2 Those Who Care”

October 23, 2017
Finding meaning in one’s work is an integral value that the instructors of Washington County Community College attempt to impart to their students. For anyone who has taken a class from Business Management instructor Rhonda French in the past 28 years, it won’t be a surprise to learn that she… Read More

WCCC to Offer Fly Fishing Workshops

October 18, 2017
“The great charm of fly-fishing is that we are always learning,” said Theodore Gordon, a writer that enjoyed fishing in the Catskills region. Those who are interested in learning how to fly fish or how to improve their skill at it are invited to participate in two fly fishing workshops… Read More

Community Invited to WCCC Fall Festival

October 5, 2017
Traditionally speaking, autumn is the time of year to celebrate the bounty of the season by gathering together with friends and family. This year, Washington County Community College is honoring that tradition by holding its first Friends and Family Fall Festival on October 14th. The outdoor festival, which will feature… Read More

Totally Trades! Conference for Girls

October 5, 2017
Washington County – A day-long event designed to encourage females to consider careers in fields traditionally underrepresented by women will bring together participants from schools throughout Washington County on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Washington County Community College Campus. The Totally Trades! conference will feature many hands-on sessions ranging… Read More

WCCC Automotive Graduate Reflects on Launching Business

September 18, 2017
What does “community” mean in Washington County Community College? For some, it refers to the small, tight-knit nature of the student body, while to others, it speaks to the school’s connections within the greater Calais area. To some, including alumnus Michael Curtis, coming to WCCC brought him fully in to… Read More

Follett Bookstore to Join Washington County Community College

August 22, 2017
As Washington County Community College students prepare for the start of another academic year, the Washington County Community College team is ready to support student success with a range of course material affordability options - including used books, text rental, digital content and price match.  As part of Follett's network… Read More

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