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YCCC graduates ‘beat the odds’

May 18, 2017
The York County Community College’s 22nd Commencement Ceremony kicked off Saturday with a bagpipe-accompanied processional of graduates, faculty and administration. Out of 263 graduates, 128 participated in Saturday’s graduation ceremony, with residents from New Hampshire, Colorado, California, Iowa and North Carolina sprinkled among the students. Ninety percent of members of… Read More

22nd Commencement Celebrated

May 13, 2017
YCCC’s 22nd Commencement took place on Saturday, May 13th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Ogunquit Playhouse. This year’s class of 263 graduates who range in age from 17 – 58 hail from 6 states: Maine, California, Iowa, New Hampshire, North Carolina, and Colorado earned an associate degree or certificate. The… Read More

Bryanna Smith – New Century Scholarship Award Winner

April 28, 2017
  On Monday, April 24th, York County Community College (YCCC) student Bryanna Smith was awarded a Coca-Cola New Century Scholarship.  She received the honor during the Presidents Breakfast at the American Association of Community Colleges Convention which was held in New Orleans, LA. The program annually recognizes 52 Scholars with… Read More

YCCC 2017 Student of the Year

April 27, 2017
YCCC is pleased to announce Elizabeth “Liz” Hansen as the YCCC Student of the Year. Liz was chosen by college faculty and staff because of her outstanding academic achievements and commitment to the college and community. Hansen is a first generation college student from Sanford, who credits TRIO Student Support… Read More

Hussey Seating Company Donates Seating for YCCC’s New Academic Building

April 12, 2017
Hussey Seating Company has been a cornerstone of support for York County Community College (YCCC) since the College’s humble beginnings in 1995.  So, it came as no surprise to the leadership of YCCC, the YCCC Foundation and the Foundation for Maine’s Community Colleges that Hussey Seating Company generously offered to… Read More

YCCC STUDENTS INDUCTED INTO PTK HONOR SOCIETY

April 10, 2017
YCCC held its annual induction ceremony of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society, on Thursday, March 30, 2017. New members were honored for their outstanding academic records and achievements. The Keynote Speaker was Professor Michelle Coach of Asnuntuck Community College and the PTK New England Region Coordinator. The Oath… Read More

Jennifer Mallett – YCCC Faculty Named to ME STEM Council

March 30, 2017
The Maine Department of Education recently announced that Jenniffer Mallett, YCCC Math Faculty, has been appointed by Governor Paul R. LePage and Acting Commissioner Robert G. Hasson, Jr. to serve on the Maine STEM Council. To read the full article click HERE. Read More

YCCC students named to All Maine Academic Team

March 22, 2017
At a luncheon held in Augusta today, YCCC students Spencer Wilkinson and Bryanna Smith were recognized for their academic achievement and named to the Maine Community College System – All Maine Academic Team. To read the full story click HERE.   Read More