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YCCC Receives Digital Humanities Advancement Planning Grant

October 4, 2017
YCCC has received a $21,000 Digital Humanities Advancement Planning Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the project, “Go Local: Building Capacity for Public History in York County, Maine.” The main goal of this planning phase project is to develop curricula, to expand expertise in technologies related to… Read More

Make Shift Coffee House is coming to YCCC

October 3, 2017
  The Make Shift Coffee House is a face-to-face place, in real time, with good old-fashioned civic dialogue. YCCC is pleased to announce it will host a Make Shift Coffee House on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 11am – 1pm in the YCCC Mid-Café.  This event is free and open… Read More

Pratt & Whitney Building Opens at YCCC

September 27, 2017
It’s official! YCCC’s Pratt & Whitney Building is open. The ribbon cutting ceremony today was perfect. Thank you to all who attended. This was truly a community effort, we are grateful for everyone who helped to make it possible. Click the links below to see the press coverage: WMTW Seacoastonline… Read More

Poet & Essayist Wes McNair, American Studies Lecture Series Speaker

September 18, 2017
The new American Studies Lecture Series is excited to present poet and essayist, Wes McNair as the inaugural speaker. Mr. McNair will be on campus Thursday, September 28th at 2:30 p.m. His presentation will be held in the mid-café and is free and open to the public. Wesley McNair has… Read More

YCCC gets thumbs up from Collins on business partnerships

September 12, 2017
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, commended York County Community College on its commitment to career-focused education during a keynote address at the college’s Eggs & Issues Breakfast on Friday.  To read the full article in MaineBiz click HERE.    Read More

YCCC Faculty Published in Professional Journal

August 14, 2017
YCCC’s Veterinary Technology Faculty, Margaret Wheeler has been published in the most recent issue of The Journal of the Association of Veterinary Technician Educators.  To read the full article “A Conversation with Temple Grandin” click HERE. Read More

AVX Tantalum Donates Another $10,000 to YCCC

June 19, 2017
Scott Beauregard, Human Resource Manager of AVX Tantalum presented York County Community College (YCCC) President, Dr. Barbara Finkelstein and York County Community College Foundation (YCCCF) Chair, Kathy Baker with a $10,000 donation. This is the company’s 2nd donation to support of YCCC’s Capital Campaign for its new academic building bringing… Read More

Award-Winning Writer Teaches Creative Writing Summer Camp at YCCC

May 30, 2017
Poet, writer, and teacher Brian Evans-Jones will be coming to York County Community College in Wells this summer to teach a week of Creative Writing camp for 12-15 year olds. Brian, who lives in South Berwick, has just been awarded the 2017 Writers Exchange Award from Poets and Writers. Poets… Read More