SCC Names New SGA Officers

[Clinton, N.C.] – Sampson Community College’s Student Government Association has new officers for the 2018-2019 academic year. Phoebe Miller will serve as President of the SGA, which also makes her part of the SCC Board of Trustees for her term. Miller is in SCC’s College Transfer program and eventually plans to attend the University of…

SCC’s Arts Support To Rescue

 [Clinton, N.C.] – Sampson Community College has been all about new faces over the past several weeks. From new faces to the executive staff as well as a new facelift to the campus landscape, local residents are seeing a new SCC. Now, the college officially welcomes a new face to its main reception area. The…

Dedicated Client Demonstrates Quality at SCC

[Clinton, N.C.] – This week is Client Appreciation Week at the Cosmetology department on the campus of Sampson Community College. The department certainly has not run short of clients. Coupons for free manicures were given out to those who used their services this week. Sadie Warren might not have been first in line for the…

Hands-on Training Not Just For Students

[Clinton, N.C.] – Chet Bass, Department Chair for Sampson Community College’s Applied Animal Science Technology program, believes in hands-on training for his students. Over the past few months alone, Animal Science students have made several field trips to local farms to participate in health and wellness checks for cattle. His hands-on training isn’t limited to…

SCC Families Grow Legacy With New Scholarship

[Clinton, N.C.] – The seeds of Sampson Community College’s rich history were planted sixty years ago, well before its roots grew into what it is today. Even before its creation, Sampson Community College (SCC)—or Sampson Technical Institute as it was called in the late sixties—was on the drawing board. That drawing board sat on the…

BLET Director Brings Training Home

 [Clinton, N.C.] – Sampson Community College is known for having developed some of the best law enforcement officers in the area through its Criminal Justice Technology and Basic Law Enforcement training programs. One way to keep up this reputation is to ensure that those who provide that training stay at the top of their game…

SBC Director Strengthens Rural Voice

[Clinton, N.C.] – Bart Rice, Director of Sampson Community College’s Small Business Center (SBC), has graduated from the Rural Economic Development Institute (REDI), an intensive, three-month training program designed for rural community leaders. Rural Center President, Patrick Woodie presented certificates to the program’s 34 graduates during a ceremony at the NC Rural Center. Since 1987, the Rural…

Temporary Connections Donates Scholarship Gift

[Clinton, N.C.] – Temporary Connections funds an annual scholarship that will be awarded for the 2018-2019 School Year. The organization has generously supported the Sampson Community College (SCC) Foundation since the business founders Doris Gore and Carole Robinson established the scholarship in 1998 . The Foundation awards over $100,000 in scholarship annually. The application is on the website…

Kiwanis Donate Scholarship Gift

[Clinton, N.C.] – The Clinton Kiwanis Club funds an annual scholarship that will be awarded for the 2018-2019 School Year. The club has generously supported the Sampson Community College (SCC) Foundation since 1993. “We want to thank the Kiwanis Club of Clinton and their members for providing annual gifts to the College’s scholarships, said SCC President Dr….

Learning With a Twist

[Clinton, N.C.] – Amber Clark is ahead of the curve when it comes to trying her technique in the cosmetology department at Sampson Community College. Clark worked on a two-strand twist this week, a style created by taking a section of hair, splitting it in two and wrapping each section around the other, until the…

SCC Trucking Gets Overhaul

[Clinton, N.C.] – Sampson Community College has put on a fresh new face the past few months and when it comes to one of its most popular programs, the same applies. This year, the college appointed a new President, orchestrated a new entryway into the college and is developing brand new programs. Now, SCC’s Truck…

SCC One of Two Selected for Advanced Training

[Clinton, N.C.] – Sampson Community College’s Basic EMT and first-year Paramedic students participated in the 29th Annual May Day Trauma Conference at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C. SCC EMT and Paramedic classes were invited exclusively along with Harnett Central High School to attend the event. May Day is a two-day conference…