BCC instructor and students at an offsite field trip to an archeological dig

BCC Anthropology Students Dig into the Past on Weekend Field Trip

October 24, 2022 – When instructor Heather Crisco promises hands-on learning, she’s not kidding. On a recent Saturday, she accompanied a number of her students to a community dig located on Front Street in Wilmington, NC. This was part of a unit on Archaeology and a great way to bring classroom learning to life. “I wanted Read More
Lineworker graduates

BCC Graduates Class of Pre Apprentice Lineworkers

While National Apprenticeship Week isn’t until next month, BCC is already celebrating with seven pre-apprentices from its Electrical Lineworker Program. The graduation ceremony on Monday, October 17, marked the successful completion of the rigorous 400-hour training program established by BCC in collaboration with Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation.   BCC’s accelerated 10-week Pre Apprenticeship program includes competency based Read More
image with international art in support of intercultural festival

BCC Hosts Intercultural Festival in November

In celebration of the area’s rich history and culture, Brunswick Community College (BCC) is pleased to announce the return of the 15th Annual Intercultural Festival. Set for Saturday, November 5, from 11 AM-4 PM at the Odell Williamson Auditorium, the BCC Intercultural Festival is free of charge and open to the public. It features performing Read More

BCC Small Business Center to Host Womenpreneur Empowerment Summit

  The Brunswick Community College Small Business Center is pleased to invite you to attend the Womenpreneur Empowerment Summit on Nov. 14-16! The summit will include keynote speakers, panel discussions, and breakout sessions that provide great information to entrepreneurs and those thinking about taking the plunge! CLICK HERE for all the details on this three-day Read More
President Smith with August 2022 Student of the Month

BCC Names Garcia Student of the Month

When BCC Early College High School student, Vanessa Garcia was summoned to the President Gene Smith’s Boardroom, she wasn’t sure what to expect. She was greeted by a room full of staff, instructors, and school leadership, all there to celebrate her as Student of the Month. Nominated by Dan Stone, The Learning Center (TLC) Specialist Read More

BCC Introduces Students to Exciting Career Possibilities on Manufacturing Day

October 10, 2022 — The manufacturing industry never looked so good. That’s something high school students from across Brunswick County learned first-hand on Thursday, October 6, as part of Manufacturing Day 2022. Hosted by Brunswick Community College (BCC), the event is designed to inform and excite students about the manufacturing industry and its many well-paying Read More
BLET graduates

BCC Graduates 67th Basic Law Enforcement Training Class

October 6, 2022 — Area law enforcement is seven outstanding officers stronger as Brunswick Community College (BCC) graduated the 67th Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) class. The ceremony took place at Odell Williamson Auditorium and was attended by students, family, friends, instructors, BCC leadership, and representatives from area law enforcement departments. Graduates and their sponsors Read More
students participating in service project

BCC Joins NC Litter Sweep!

September 2022 — It was a beautiful day for service at BCC! As part of NC Litter Sweep, groups of students, faculty, and staff set to work on a road cleanup in Bolivia and cleaning and beautifying an area of the Bellville River Walk. Thank you to everyone who helped organize and make the day Read More
manicurist graduates with instructors and staff

Manicurists Gear Up for Careers

September 28, 2022 — BCC’s most recent Manicurist graduates could not be more excited for what’s next. Together with family, friends, and instructors, they celebrated their success and congratulated each other as they prepare to put their new skills to work in the area’s Beauty & Wellness industry. The four graduates (part of a Multicultural Read More

BCC’s BIP Greenhouse Program in Full Bloom

Fall may be upon us, but BIP students and the flowers and plants they grow in the Brunswick Blooms greenhouse are blossoming thanks to the generosity of the Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (BEMC). BEMC recently awarded BIP a $1,500 grant to create wheelchair-accessible garden beds and a unique, oversized umbrella to shade them. A long-time favorite Read More