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BCC Celebrates Retirees

June 29, 2022 — BCC President Gene Smith, joined by many members of the college’s faculty, staff, and board members, celebrated six long-time employees on their well-deserved retirement. Amidst heartfelt thanks, humorous stories, treasured memories, and more, President Smith led the group in an afternoon of wonderful fellowship.“It has been a long time since we’ve Read More
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BCC Manicurist Program Celebrates Graduates

June 27, 2022 — Graduation celebrations continue all year long as BCC’s Continuing Education, Economic & Workforce Development students complete their training and get ready to make their mark. That was the case on Friday as five manicurist graduates received their certificates. Congratulations to graduates Brianda Garcia, Ashley Portillo, Chelsey Wilsey, Mascilla Johnson, and Aiden Read More
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Nursing Student Earns June Honors

 June 23, 2022 — There’s never a shortage of nominees when it comes to BCC’s Students of the Month. This month was no exception as Nursing Education Instructor Tammy Parrella, MSN-NE, RN, nominated nursing student Kristin Braxton. Parrella described Kristin as an “amazing nominee,” and within minutes of meeting her, it’s easy to understand why. Read More
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OWA Announces 2022-2023 Season Lineup

 June 23, 2022 — It’s time to “GET BACK” to live music and OWA is ready to rock ’n roll with an 8-show season! It opens in October with The Return: Beatles Tribute and runs through March 2023. The lineup includes bands playing your favorites from Elton John & Billy Joel, Tom Petty, Motown, Buddy Read More
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Annual Bella Italia Returns — Limited Number of Tickets Still Available

  June 20, 2022 — After a two-year hiatus due to COVID 19, the Brunswick Community College Foundation (BCCF) will host their signature fundraising event, Bella Italia, on June 25, 2022.  This annual gala is presented by Dinah E. Gore, Myong & Paul Jensen, and Brunswick Community College.  The event provides attendees an evening of Read More
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June 16, 2022 — If earning your Associate in Arts degree by attending class just one evening a week for two years sounds good to you, join us at the Leland Center OPEN HOUSE from 5-8 PM on July 12. Learn more about this new accelerated program. Tour the Leland Center and get answers to Read More
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Brunswick Community College awarded substantial Golden LEAF Grant Award to support the expansion of advanced manufacturing training

June 9, 2022 — Last week, the Golden LEAF Board of Directors awarded $1,398,657.34 in funding through the Open Grants Program. These projects will support workforce preparedness, job creation, and economic investment in Brunswick, Bladen, Haywood, and Nash counties. Brunswick Community College was awarded $200,000 to support the expansion of advanced manufacturing training to meet the needs of existing Read More
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BCC Introduces New Medical Assisting Diploma Program

June 9, 2022– A new, 42-credit diploma program in Medical Assisting is now accepting students for the fall semester! If you are looking for a healthcare career that offers regular hours and the opportunity to work in clinics and doctors’ offices, Medical Assisting may be for you. At BCC, you can now earn a diploma Read More
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BCC Artists Featured at Franklin Square Gallery

May 2022 — Congratulations to BCC’s Southport Center instructors, Kimberly Caroon and Sharon Vinciguerra! These talented artists have artwork featured this month at the Franklin Square Gallery! If you are an area artist, you know that it is quite an honor to be selected. We are proud of you — and thrilled to have you Read More
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BCC Esthetics Students Celebrate Graduation

If you’ve ever had a facial you know first-hand what a relaxing and rejuvenating experience it is. What you may not know is that facials are done by highly trained Estheticians who also perform hair removal, microdermabrasion, makeup application, chemical peels, and more. Brunswick Community College (BCC) graduated its most recent class of Estheticians last Read More