CVB Reps Tour SCC’s Latest Community Project

As progress continues on Sampson Community College’s Develop the East project, the college welcomed another group for a tour of the grounds. Members of the Sampson County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) were on campus to see the fruits of their investment. The CVB contributed $10,000 to the project which includes the park benches that…

SCC Offers New Resource to Boost Students

Sampson Community College is always looking for ways to ensure success among its students. The most recent example of this is the newly created Arts and Sciences Assignment Assistance Lab which is now located in the library. Lew Gravis, Division Chair for the Arts and Sciences Division at SCC says the lab will be open…

SCC Honors Those With 30-Plus Years

Sampson Community College has served this region for more than half a century. A successful entity does not make that far without the people who made it so. That is why the college has recognized three key employees who have served SCC for more than half of its existence. SCC recognized Dr. Bill Starling, Wanda…

SCC Swears In Newest Board Members

The Sampson Community College Board of Trustees has sworn in its newest members to help serve the college as it continues to serve the community. Joyce Herring, who has been reappointed, joined Erick Garcia in the swearing in ceremony. Herring is excited to see the college accomplish great things in the upcoming year. “This has…

SCC Nursing Accolades Continue

As is often the case, a national organization has placed Sampson Community College’s Nursing program in the upper echelon of programs in North Carolina. The latest report coming from NursingExplorer.com Out of 75 programs throughout the state of North Carolina, SCC was ranked seventh for its Registered Nursing and fourteenth for its Licensed Practical Nursing…

SCC Honors 20, 25, 30-year Employees

Sampson Community College recognized employees who have served the college for terms of 20, 25 and 30-years. Honored (from left to right) is 20-year employee Nancy Brake, Anatomy and Physiology instructor at SCC. Also honored is Dr. Veronica Stevens, Division Chair of Health Programs, who has been with the college for 25-years. Angela Warner, SCC’s…

SCC Students Fill Campus as Fall Semester Begins

Students began filling the halls of Sampson Community College this week as fall semester kicks off at the college. Early enrollment numbers seem to indicate a continued upward trend. Just last month, a US News & World Report article offered up the top 10 reasons that community colleges are the best value in post high-school…

SCC Student Builds Success in Nation’s Capital

Sampson Community College’s motto for success is Begin Here, Go Anywhere. In TJ Holloway’s case, that anywhere is in our nation’s capital constructing new buildings designed to help, of all things, new students. After graduating from SCC with a degree in Building Construction Technology, Holloway transferred to East Carolina University and received Bachelor of Science…

15-year Employees Recognized at SCC

Sampson Community College recognized employees who have served the college for 15-years or more during a recent faculty and staff meeting. Honored (from left to right) is Aleta Whaley, April Melvin, Loretta Jones, Adriene Howard and Sue Butler. For more information about SCC, visit the website at http://www.sampsoncc.edu.    

Community College Best Value Says Report

Sampson Community College is a well-kept secret that is not much of a secret anymore. It’s hard to live in this area and not see or hear about new programs, new facilities or be touched someway by the college. Those who already attend SCC know its value and see it every day but for those…

SCC Honors Five-Year Employees

This week, Sampson Community College honored employees who have served the college and its students for a half-decade. Pictured left to right is Jeanette Rackley, David Lockwood, Holly Brewington and Amanda Bradshaw. Not pictured is Angela Marco. For more information about the college, visit the website at http://www.sampsoncc.edu.