Nick Ellison, a student at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College’s Midwest Culinary Institute, will represent Greater Cincinnati in the Chaine des Rotisseur’s Midwest Regional “Young Chef Competition.
Wallace Community College (Ala.) will host the Second Annual Wallace Community College Science Decathlon on Feb. 20, 2015. This free event allows local schools to showcase their students’ talents with both hands-on events and written tests.
St. Louis Community College (Mo.) students in Zoe Geist’s introductory biology class participated in a cleanup of a creek behind the South County Education and University Center. The service learning project was completed through a partnership with Missouri Stream Team.
The 39th annual Alvin Community College (Texas) Fall Festival took place on the ACC campus on Oct. 25. The event included games, arts and crafts and food booths sponsored by local businesses and campus clubs and organizations. The Fall Festival also featured a costume contest, hosted by the Alvin Nursing Student Association.
Full of energy and bursting with comedy and fun, this international hit features more than 80 all-time favorite hits from Madonna, Michael Jackson and even Mozart. No instruments, no sound effects — just eight incredible, talented singer-comedians.
Laughter, music and applause could be heard in a classroom recently in the School of Nursing and Center for Science at Wallace State Community College. (Ala.) All were the result of a workshop for students interested in helping to educate youth on safety and wellness through the Children’s of Alabama’s Kids on the Block Troupe.
Rican spokesperson, educator and civil rights activist Edwin Pagán Bonilla will speak at Raritan Valley Community College (N.J.) as part of the College’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. This year’s Hispanic Heritage Month theme is “Hispanics: A legacy of history, a present of action and a future of success.
Parry, en garde and riposte are just some of the things students will learn about in the upcoming fencing class offered at Alvin Community College (Texas). The college is providing the course for the first time starting in September. The course will be taught by John Trojanowski, a certified fencing referee.
Responding to a challenge from Union County College (N.J.) Director of Athletics Tammy Smith, the Raritan Valley Community College (N.J.) Athletics Department recently participated in the Chillin’ 4 Charity initiative. It’s is part of national effort, launched by the University of Arizona, to raise funds and awareness for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
Students from Davidson County Community College (N.C.) experienced first-hand what it is like to live and work in China while on one of five study abroad trips sponsored by the college. During the 12-day trip, the students took classes on Chinese calligraphy, paper cutting and Chinese culture.
Cape Fear Community College (N.C) has been selected to participate in the “Plus 50 Encore Completion Program” as part of a nationwide effort coordinated by the American Association of Community Colleges.
are many budding musicians who learn how to play music in the garage or in their room, not a band hall in a school. Alvin Community College (Texas) Music instructors reached to those youngsters and give them a chance to build on their skills during the second annual Rock Camp.
County Community College (Pa.) cut a symbolic green ribbon on April 21 to dedicate four brand new wind turbines at its West Campus in Pottstown. The 25-foot vertical axis wind turbines were recently installed outside MCCC’s Schuylkill Riverfront Academic and Heritage Center, adjacent to Riverfront Park and the Schuylkill River.
The only wind farm in Dallas County, Texas, now makes its home on the rooftop of El Centro College. No soil or water required — just a breeze and whirling blades that can generate energy to run computers and save money.
State Community College (Tenn.) recently implemented a year-round Aquaponics teaching lab in the Cleveland/Bradley Innovation Center for students in the Environmental Science and Wildlife Fisheries classes. Aquaponics is the combination of hydroponics and aquaculture, or the combined culture of fish and plants in recirculating systems.