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So. Berwick teen earns Embark scholarship

July 8, 2019
Olivia McCray of South Berwick, a graduate of Maine Connections Academy, the state’s first online public charter school, received an Embark scholarship to attend York County Community College. To read the full story click here. Read More

YCCC STUDENT NICHOLAS FALLON COMPETES IN SKILLSUSA NATIONALS

July 2, 2019
Representing the State of Maine and the college, York County Community College (YCCC) student Nicholas Fallon recently competed in the SkillsUSA National Competition held in Louisville, Kentucky in June 2019.  Nicholas received silver in the State of Maine SkillsUSA Competition in March of 2019 which earned him the opportunity to… Read More

YCCC Announces Spring 2019 Honors

May 30, 2019
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 2019 semester: Kai Gehring, North Berwick; Alex Giguere, Sanford; Hanna Grant, Shapleigh; Tim Guillemette, Sanford; Jill LaVoie, Sanford; Bryan MacDonald, Biddeford;… Read More

‘A New Chapter’ YCCC Celebrates Class of 2019

May 15, 2019
Ogunquit, ME – Heather Waters has big plans: she wants to be an art therapist for elderly people. On Saturday, Waters, of Saco, took a major leap toward her goal: she earned her Associate in Applied Science Degree in Gerontology. “I’m really excited,” beamed Waters, holding both her new degree… Read More

YORK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PRESIDENT BARBARA FINKELSTEIN TO RETIRE IN JULY

May 13, 2019
AUGUSTA, Maine – Maine Community College System President David Daigler today announced that Dr. Barbara Finkelstein, president of York County Community College, is retiring on June 30, 2019. Dr. Finkelstein, who took office in August 2014, has overseen a major $2.9 million fundraising campaign that helped fuel new construction and… Read More

YCCC Coyotes Tied CMCC in Soccer Game

April 29, 2019
On Saturday April 27, 2019 at 4pm the York County Community College (YCCC) Coed Club Soccer Team hosted the Central Maine Community College (CMCC) Mustangs in a scrimmage held at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland, Maine. YCCC’s team is coached and advised by Deidre Thompson, the Coordinator of Student Involvement &… Read More

YCCC Announces 2019 Student of the Year

April 26, 2019
YCCC is pleased to announce Michael Oliver as the YCCC Student of the Year. Michael was chosen by college faculty and staff because of his outstanding academic achievements and commitment to the college. “YCCC has helped me grow as a person and given me the insight into future opportunities. My… Read More

Kelly Gower Named a 2019 New Century Transfer Pathway Scholar

April 22, 2019
Kelly Gower a student at York County Community College has been named a 2019 New Century Transfer Pathway Scholar and will receive a $2,250 scholarship. New Century Transfer Pathway Scholars are selected based on their academic accomplishments, leadership, activities, and how they extend their intellectual talents beyond the classroom. Over… Read More

YCCC Students Named to MCCS All-Maine Academic Team

April 8, 2019
Twenty Maine community college students have been named to the All-Maine Academic Team in recognition of outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and service. The two York County Community College students receiving the award, which includes a $500 scholarship from the Maine Community College System Board of Trustees, are: Patricia Schaffer of… Read More