Santa may rely on a sleigh and reindeer, but other folks who want holiday packages delivered to distant destinations typically rely on trucks. In fact, the entire U.S. economy depends on the trucking industry. Every year, our nation’s truck drivers carry more than 10 billion tons of freight, a total that represents 70% of all shipped domestic tonnage.
The Southside Virginia Community College men's basketball team got the New Year off to a good start with a 104-95 win over Washington Academy at home on Saturday afternoon.
Practical Nursing students from Southside Virginia Community College graduated at the Estes Community Center in Chases City on December 14, 2017. These students completed the year long program.
Recent successful completers of the Southside Virginia Community College Workforce Development Welding Skills Certification course
The SVCC Chorus presented their concert, "This is Christmas" on December 10, 2017. It was a delightful celebration of the holiday season and featured many of our friends and colleagues!
Deloris Whitfield started with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act(WIOA)youth program in April 2017. She has a passion for helping others so she enrolled in the Nurse Aide program in May 2017 attending Southside Virginia Community College(SVCC) at the Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center in South Hill.
These are recent graduates of the Southside Virginia Community College Truck Driver Training Program at Pickett Park.
We visit with Janet Lenhart, Cashier at Southside Virginia Community College.
Sydney Brumbelow grew up in Chesterfield, Virginia and graduated from Cosby High School. She earned an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing from Southside Virginia Community College.
Southside Virginia Community College recently attended the 2017 Truck Driving School Advisory Board meeting hosted by Schneider.
Thomas Bullock, III grew up in South Hill, Virginia and graduated from Park View High School. He attended Southside Virginia Community College and earned an Associate of Applied Science in Police Science.
Chris Graves grew up in Hyattsville, MD and graduated from Northwestern High School in 2002. He enrolled at Southside Virginia Community College in 2004. While at SVCC, Chris worked in the College's library through the work-study program. Chris was also a member of the SVCC basketball team. After graduating in 2006 with an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies, Chris transferred to Virginia Commonwealth University.
Southside Virginia Community College sends out Southside Alerts to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency that affects the college schedule.
A Central High School graduate from Warfield, Virginia, Dwan Hailey earned an Associate of Applied Science in Human Services from Southside Virginia Community College.
The last day of classes is Friday, December 8, 2017. Final examination days are Saturday, December 9, 2017 through Friday, December 15, 2017 in your current room. Examination periods are two hours in length (1-1/2 hour exam time, 30 minutes break). Night classes (those which meet at 4:00 PM or later) will have their final examinations during exam week on their usual day of the week. All Saturday classes will have their exam on Saturday, December 9.
We are excited about our “Take A Professor to Lunch” program! Students can pick up vouchers from Student Development Services. We have a few vouchers left for the Fall Semester.
Twenty-four Graduates of Southside Virginia Community College Power Line Worker Program were the sixth class held since opening of the program in March of 2016.
Southside Virginia Community College recently hosted the 10th Law Enforcement Awards Banquet. During the event, officers are recognized for their hard work, dedication and professionalism as chosen by their department.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was tapped as the honorary 100th graduate of the Southside Virginia Community College Power Line Worker Training School on November 21, 2017. He joined the 24 other graduates completing the sixth class held since opening of the program in March of 2016
Veterans and military students will have an easier time earning credit for prior learning thanks to a new online tool created by Virginia’s Community Colleges. The Credits2Careers Veterans Portal will allow students to upload their Joint Services Transcript to see instantly how many academic credits their work experience could translate into more than 1,700 community college programs. You can access the portal at this link: www.credits2careers.org.