Bladen Community College has announced the 2017 graduates of the Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) academy. Pictured from left to right are John Trogdon (director of criminal justice programs), BLET students Rodney Cain, Owen Peavy, Tyler Porter, Kelton Dial, Hunter Todd, and Donald Berkheimer. BLET School Director Larry Guyton stands on the right. The…Read More
Former Cumberland County Schools Assistant Principal John Green has joined the staff at Bladen Community College as the Retention and Recruitment Coordinator. Green, a native of Fayetteville, is excited to explore the new challenges on a community college campus. “Since 2008, I have worked with middle and high school students in academic and athletic…Read More
Administrative professionals throughout the region are invited to mingle at a luncheon scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, at noon in the Bladen Community College Auditorium. Elizabethtown Mayor Sylvia Campbell is the guest speaker. The cost is $15 per person. Interested attendees may register by phone at 910.879.5568, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Access the registration…Read More
Bladen Community College students Barbara Johnson (Nurse Aide I) and Josalyn Powell (Nurse Aid I) have received Golden LEAF scholarships. Other recipients not pictured are Kevin Adams (Welding), Shawn Beatty (Welding), Dianna Brisson (Nurse Aide I), Chelsea Lambert (Phlebotomy) and Blanca Mata-Duarte (Nurse Aide I). To learn more about scholarship opportunities at BCC, contact Samantha…Read More
The North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation has awarded Bladen Community College $125,000 to support the development of a writing center on the Dublin campus. Dean of Arts and Sciences and Developmental Studies, Dr. Joyce Bahhouth, is the motivation behind the writing center. “Regardless of the course of study a student may choose, writing skills are essential…Read More
Bladen Community College has inducted 25 students into the prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, a nationally recognized organization that acknowledges academic achievement of college students and provides opportunities for them to grow as scholars and leaders. To be eligible for membership in Phi Theta Kappa, students must be enrolled in an associate degree…Read More
If you write, like to read, or just like to hear poetry, you will enjoy the BCC Poetry Reading this afternoon, from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. in the Student Resource Center (building 7). Bring a poem or two to read aloud, or join the listening gallery and simply appreciate the creative works of others. Light…Read More
BCC president William Findt treated students, faculty, and staff to lunch with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches in April. In this photograph, Dr. Findt chats with student Zack Bridgers.
The community is invited to peruse potential jobs in southeastern North Carolina at the BCC Job Fair on Tuesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the college auditorium (building 9). For more information, contact the NC Works Career Center at 910.862.3255 or call Sondra Guyton at 910.879.5634.
The Small Business Center (SBC) of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars in April. “Staff Development for the Non-Profit or Church” is scheduled for Saturday April 22, from 9 a.m. until 12 noon on the main campus in building 2, room 202. This workshop will guide the development of employees and volunteers of…Read More
Bladen Community College recently welcomed 91 eighth grade public school children to campus for interactive math and science classes and workshops. “This is always an exciting event for our faculty,” remarked Department Chair for Math and Science Lisa DeVane. “We provide hands-on science and math activities that teach various scientific principles in highly interactive ways.…Read More
Bladen Community College is hosting personal interest classes during April and May. Paint Nights at Lu Mil Vineyard are scheduled for April 13 and April 27, from 6 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Line Dancing classes are on April 13 and May 11, from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Crocheting classes are on April 15 and…Read More
Dennishea Baldwin was the fortunate winner of a gift basket from the BCC Student Resource Center during the Women’s Health and Men’s Too public awareness event. The activity supported women’s health month in March and is a product of the health and wellness committee on campus.
Four Bladen Community College students recently attended the North Carolina Comprehensive Community College Student Government Association Spring Conference in Durham. There were 311 students from 35 community colleges represented. Attendees receive leadership training, participating in workshops and meeting that nurture opportunities for personal, academic, and professional growth. Pictured from left to right are Tyler Carroll,…Read More
Human Resources Director Tiina Mundy has been honored with the establishment of a long leaf pine tree on campus. Mundy recently received the NC governor’s highest honor when she was named to the Order of the Long Leaf Pine Society. The award recognizes citizens who advocate for their communities in meaningful ways across North Carolina.…Read More
The Arbor Day Foundation has recognized Bladen Community College with a 2017 Tree Campus USA Award. The honor is issued to colleges and universities that enjoy well-maintained and green-friendly campuses that meet five specific criteria. The college must have an active Campus Tree Advisory Committee, a Campus Tree Care Plan, a Campus Tree Program with…Read More
Both those who write poetry and those who appreciate poetry are invited to engage at the annual BCC Library Poetry Program. Share your own creative writing or blend in with the gallery of listeners. It is an opportunity to enjoy the many nuances of creative expression. Two events are scheduled for Tuesday, April 18, 2017.…Read More
On Friday, April 7, at 11 a.m., Bladen Community College will celebrate Arbor Day and honor BCC staff member Tiina Mundy with a Tree Dedication Ceremony. Mundy recently received the Governor’s highest honor when inducted as a member of the NC Order of the Long Leaf Pine Society. The recognition celebrates state employees who serve…Read More
Students and parents of rising high school juniors and seniors are invited to attend a seminar about the College Transfer Program and the Career and Technical Education Programs at Bladen Community College. The event is Monday, April 3, 2017, from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. in the Learning Enhancement Center on the Dublin campus. Staff and…Read More
Student Government officers at Bladen Community College attended the General Assembly in Raleigh as part of the NC Community College Day on March 30. SGA Advisor Crystal Dowd and students Kayla Pipkin (SGA Senator) and Tyler Carroll (SGA Public Information Officer) also visited the Capitol and the Governor’s Mansion. Pictured from left to right are…Read More