In an effort to foster informal, out of classroom interactions, the Office of Student Services is sponsoring this series. Students ask their professor to lunch, receive a voucher from Student Services to pay for the lunch and enjoy lunch with their professor!!
Dylan Pritchett is a native of Williamsburg, Virginia. Since 1990, Mr. Pritchett has been a full-time storyteller, taking his African and African-American folk tales averaging over a hundred schools annually throughout the country.
A study titled “Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements through 2020” by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce noted, “The U.S. economy is slowly returning to normal—albeit a new normal—characterized by an increase in the natural rate of unemployment, permanent job losses in sectors employing the less-educated, and an ever-increasing demand for better education credentials and upskilling across an array of new fields.” The study also notes trends indicating that by 2020, 65% of all jobs in the national economy will require postsecondary education.
Growing up, Hunter Barbour called both Lake Gaston and South Hill, Virginia home. After graduating high school from Brunswick Academy and experiencing larger colleges, Hunter returned home and earned his Associate of Applied Science in Administration of Justice from Southside Virginia Community College.
The Southside Virginia Community College basketball team topped Stillwater Christian Prep 112-95 on Sunday afternoon to record its ninth win in the past 11 games.
Earning his GED® at age 34 has given Jeffrey Melton a chance at a new career. The South Hill resident was working as a mechanic but after receiving his GED®, he will soon begin training at the police academy to obtain a job in law enforcement as a correctional officer at Meherrin River Regional Jail.
Alexandria Tisdale grew up in South Hill, Virginia and graduated from Park View High School. She earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies from Southside Virginia Community College. After graduating from SVCC, Alexandria transferred to Virginia Commonwealth University, where she completed a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice.
Thirty-nine students and faculty from both the Christianna and Daniel Campuses attended the movie "Hidden Figures" last month in honor of women in STEM programs and as an early kick off for Black History Month!
From Freeman, Virginia, Deirdre Lucas graduated from Brunswick Senior High School. She earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies from Southside Virginia Community College.
SVCC sophomore guard Anthony Harris buried three treys in the second half and the Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team won for the sixth time in the last seven games with a 77-75 win over the College of Southern Maryland in LaPlata, Maryland on Saturday afternoon.
SVCC and CSM went to the halftime break tied at 35 but the local team got some big buckets from Chris Jackson, JC Stewart and Harris, who finished with 21 points, down the stretch to seal the win.
Barmoy and baseball are basically synonymous. They go together like peanut butter and jelly, night and day, etc. Josh Barmoy, of the baseball playing Brunswick County Barmoys (mom and dad, Amy and Mike, brothers Jared and Josh), has been involved in the sport most of his life and continues now as a Physical Education and Health teacher, who also assists coaching football and baseball, at Randolph-Henry High School in Charlotte County.
The Southside Virginia Community College basketball team captured a pair of wins over the weekend after topping Swish City Prep 86-79 at home on Sunday afternoon.
Southside Virginia Community College is proud to announce the President’s and Vice President’s List students from Fall Semester 2016. These students deserve recognition for their pursuit of excellence.
The opening of a new year provides an opportunity for self-assessment and the chance to embrace renewed hope for the months yet to come. At the same time, revealing January’s calendar page begins an annual roll call of holidays that commemorate past events, reminders of our shared history and challenges we’ve already overcome.
Dani Somers grew up in McKenney, Virginia and was home-schooled before receiving her GED from Southside Virginia Community College. Dani continued at SVCC, earning an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies.
Attention all artists. Southside Virginia Community College and the Virginia Community College Association Black Concerns Commission invite you to showcase your creative talent in celebration of Black History month.
The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team split a pair of games on the hardwood over the weekend.
Our seven-week “Certified Nurse Aide” program starts February 13th at the Southside Virginia Education Center in Emporia. If interested, you should plan to attend the mandatory orientation on February 6th at 8:30 A.M.
We are currently on the search for new students with tons of Panther Pride to represent SVCC through our Student Ambassador Program.