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YCCC STUDENT RECEIVES PETER J. DeTROY AWARD

June 18, 2018
AUGUSTA, ME—The Maine Community College System has presented Michael Oliver of Waterboro with the 2018 Peter J. DeTroy Award. A student in York County Community College’s behavioral health studies program, Oliver serves as Student Senate President and a student representative to the College Council. An Army veteran and cancer survivor,… Read More

Math a winning equation for Massabesic grad

June 13, 2018
Lydia Wasina took Dual Enrollment classes here at YCCC and after graduating in the top 10% of her high school class plans to take those credits with her to The University of Maine at Farmington. To read the full story click here.  To learn more about YCCC’s Dual Enrollment program… Read More

YCCC Announces Spring 2018 Honors

June 1, 2018
The following students were named to the President’s List at York County Community College for academic achievement demonstrated by earning a 4.0 GPA for full-time study during the spring 2018 semester: Chelsey Bourque, East Waterboro; Meaghan Cavanaugh, Bangor; Amanda Cole, Sanford; Elisabeth Johnston, South Berwick; Katey Libby, Springvale; Kota McKay,… Read More

YCCC Graduates Encouraged to “Find Your Passion”

May 18, 2018
YCCC conferred 237 degrees and certificates on May 12th, as the graduates, their friends and family members, YCCC faculty and staff filled the Ogunquit Playhouse in a joyous graduation ceremony. It was the colleges 23rd commencement. To read the full York County Coast Star article click HERE. Read More

SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE TO TALK AT YCCC’S SOUTH COAST SENIOR COLLEGE

May 8, 2018
The Honorable Thomas Delahanty, Justice for the Maine Superior Court and former U.S. Attorney for the District of Maine, presents a lecture entitled “Justice for All” on Wednesday, May 16 at 10 a.m. at York County Community College, 112 College Drive, Wells. It is the final lecture of the current… Read More

Seacoast Shipyard Association Looks to Assure Future Workforce

May 7, 2018
A workforce nearing 6,000, more than 200 years in the making, may be at risk of flatlining if stakeholders can’t find a way to cultivate a regional culture that is supportive of the trades. The Seacoast Shipyard Association seeks to increase understanding and local partnerships to … See More in… Read More

YCCC to expand offerings at Sanford facility

May 3, 2018
Jeff Skeats of Wells carefully bent to his task, fashioning brass plumb bob on a lathe. Julie Allen of North Berwick, at a nearby lathe, put the finishing touches on hers. Both are students in the precision machining technology programs at York County Community College’s instructional facility in Sanford. “I… Read More

YCCC Announces Commencement Date and Keynote Speaker

May 1, 2018
York County Community College’s 23rd Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 12th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Ogunquit Playhouse. The Keynote speaker will be Mr. Gary Leech, owner of Congdon’s Family Restaurant & Bakery in Wells, Maine. Mr. Leech is a 1976 graduate of Southern Vocational Maine Technical Institute… Read More

YCCC Announces 2018 Student of the Year

April 26, 2018
YCCC is pleased to announce Sharon Platt as the YCCC Student of the Year. Sharon was chosen by college faculty and staff because of her outstanding academic achievements and commitment to the college. Sharon is from Biddeford, ME and enrolled in YCCC at the of age forty-one. She describes her… Read More