The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team improved to 5-4 on the season after topping Central International College 92-75 on Sunday afternoon in Lawrenceville.
Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) early in 2016 will begin offering a training program designed to address the projected critical shortage of skilled electric utility line workers. This program, which will involve 11 weeks of intensive classroom and hands-on training, will ready its graduates for employment as apprentice line workers at electric utilities.
Of the approximately 2,000 graduates of Southside Virginia Community College's Truck Driver Training School, Jason Byrum was the 110th student to complete the program with a 4.0 grade point average! He graduated from the South Boston location of SVCC's Truck Driver Training School in November
Kendele Reamey, from Chase City, graduated from Park View High School and Governor's School through Southside Virginia Community College's dual enrollment. Kendele is continuing her education at James Madison University, majoring in Communication Studies with a General Studies concentration.
SVCC Cares! The SVCC family showed the true meaning of giving during this holiday season! Students signed more than 100 holiday cards for active duty military.
When Ryland Clark, Quality Assurance & Warranty Service Manager at ABB, saw a need for members of his team to receive training in Microsoft Office, he reached out to Pam Taylor of SVCC’s Workforce Services.
Hope Alexander graduated from Bluestone High School. After earning her Practical Nursing certificate from Southside Virginia Community College, she was employed for several years in North Carolina. She eventually returned to Virginia and SVCC, where she earned her Associate in Applied Science in Registered Nursing.
The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team picked up a pair of wins at home over the weekend including a hard-fought 102-94 win over the College of Southern Maryland. The two wins improved SVCC to 4-4 on the season.
Hannah Guarino grew up in Kenbridge, VA and graduated from Lunenburg Central High School. She earned her Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration from Southside Virginia Community College.
VCU LifeEvac's Devon Clary visited the Administration of Justice Class at SVCC for a classroom presentation. The classes then moved outside to get an up close and personal look at the helicopter landing on the campus.
Students were recently inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Alpha Theta Chi Chapter on the Christanna Campus of Southside Virginia Community College. The ceremony was held November 2, 2015. PTK is the international honor society of two-year colleges with students required to maintain a grade point average of not less than 3.5.
Monica McMillan, who is president of Student Veterans of America (SVC) Christanna Chapter, Southside Virginia Community College, was selected to attend the SVA Leadership Institute held in Savannah, Georgia recently.
Southside Virginia Community College recently hosted the Ninth Annual Law Enforcement Awards Banquet on the Christanna Campus in Alberta. The event invites local law enforcement to select an Officer of the Year to receive an award and be recognized during the event.
The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team picked up one of its biggest ever regular season wins after topping Bryant & Stratton College, the 8th ranked team in the NJCAA D2 national polls, 83-73 on Sunday afternoon in the Charles Coburn Classic at Pitt CC.
Travis Gauldin grew up in McKenney, VA and graduated from Dinwiddie County High School. He earned his Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology from Southside Virginia Community College in May 2015.
Ashley Austin grew up in Victoria, VA and graduated from Central High School. Having earned her General Education certificate through dual-enrollment at Southside Virginia Community College, she continued her studies after high school graduation by enrolling in SVCC's Registered Nursing program.
Robert N. Barnette, Jr. was raised in Chase City, VA and attended West End High School. He graduated from Bluestone Senior High School in 1970, and then joined the United States Air Force where he was trained as a Fire Protection Specialist. He served four years in the military and then returned to Chase City and enrolled at Southside Virginia Community College.
The last day of classes is Wednesday, December 9, 2015. Final examination days are Thursday, December 10, 2015 through Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in your current room. Examination periods are two hours in length (1-1/2 hour exam time, 30 minutes break). Here is the full schedule.
The Student Veterans of Virginia 3rd Annual Statewide Conference was held in Roanoke on November 5 & 6. The event brought together various groups for the common goal of helping military connected students...
Fifteen SVCC students and three advisors attended the VCCS Student Leadership Conference recently. The 2015 conference theme was "The Power of You".