andrew burgmuller, veteran mentor

Meet Veteran Mentor Andrew Burgmuller

  After nine years serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, BCC student Andrew Burgmuller found himself on the BCC campus for orientation after enrolling in his first college classes. Also present were two BCC employees and veteran mentors who approached Andrew, offering help and guidance. Like Andrew, they understood how it felt transitioning from the Read More
Small Business Center Hispanic Heritage Month Seminar Series

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Seminar Series

The Brunswick Community College Small Business Center is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month this year with a five-part seminar series designed for new and aspiring entrepreneurs. All sessions are free of charge, and four of the five are offered online. Register online or by contacting Christine Chiarizia at or (910) 755-7498. Download a seminar series Read More
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BCC Athletics to Host Golf Tournament at Panther’s Run

Calling all golf enthusiasts! Join us for an exciting golf day at the upcoming BCC Athletics Golf Tournament! It all happens on Saturday, August 26, 2023. Check in begins at 8 am and shotgun start at 9 am. Enjoy playing at Panther’s Run in beautiful Ocean Ridge Planation. Get ready to tee off in support Read More
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Student Fuels Passion for Art with Donation to BCC Foundation

If you’ve visited Brunswick Community College’s Southport Center for Heritage Arts, you know it is a treasure trove of creativity, talent, and opportunity. Instructors and students spend countless hours working with clay, glass, wood, metal, and more, channeling their energy into priceless works of art. For some, their art is a source of income. For Read More
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National Nurses Week: Meet Morgan Sneeden

Her knowledgeable instructors, hands-on training opportunities, and the support she received are the three things the Nursing student and soon-to-be-graduate Morgan Elizabeth Sneeden likes most about the BCC Nursing Program. It’s National Nurses Week, and this year’s theme is “Nurses Make a Difference: Anytime, Anywhere – Always.” That’s certainly the case at BCC, as Morgan Read More
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BCC Culinary Center Hosts Young Chef’s Camp

If you are a rising 8th or 9th-grade student who loves to cook, we have the perfect summer experience. Join us for Young Chef’s Camp in BCC’s Douglas Terhune Center for Culinary Arts. Camp runs from June 5-8, 9 AM-2 PM daily. Enjoy an immersive culinary adventure. Grow your culinary skills and knowledge — and Read More
CHAV Check Presentation to BCC Foundation

CHAV Supports BCC Student Veterans

Brunswick Community College student veterans have reason to celebrate. The Committee to Honor America’s Veterans (CHAV) recently presented a check in the amount of $2,200 to The Foundation of Brunswick Community College. This gift brings the organization’s total donations to $10,200 since 2016. CHAV’s support funds Partnership for American Veterans Employment (PAVE) scholarships, helping to Read More
BCC Celebrates workforce development gift

BCC Celebrates Workforce Development Donation

BCC is fortunate to have the support of so many amazing donors. Sandra Richard visited campus yesterday to deliver a gift to the BCC Foundation in support of BCC’s Workforce Development Program. Pictured (l to r) include President Gene Smith, Donor Sandra Richard, Executive Director of the BCC Foundation Rick Kline, and Vice President of Read More
chocolate and s'more food truck and owner

Small Business Spotlight: Chocolate and S’more

Our latest Small Business Center Spotlight is Chocolate and S’more! It has been a dream of owner, Sheila Hall since college at East Carolina University and first came to mind when she started pairing sweet and savory ingredients together to make a s’more. While technically not a coffee business, coffee drinks are on the menu Read More
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Small Business Center Fuels NC Entrepreneur’s Success

Another Small Business Center success story! Thanks to the guidance and support she received from Brunswick Community College’s Small Business Center, Jessica Pickett (pictured) will spend August 5, 2022, opening Swell-Home, a Hunter Douglas Gallery servicing residential and commercial clients. Her showroom will feature fresh concepts in window treatments and interior design, perfect for Coastal Read More