A home-school graduate, Katie Davis was raised in Lawrenceville, Virginia. After completing high school one year early, she attended Southside Virginia Community College and earned her Associate of Applied Science in Business Management.
A Greensville County native, Natasha Jones graduated from Greensville County High School. She earned an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing through a consortium agreement between J. Sergeant Reynolds and Southside Virginia Community Colleges.
John Seaborne, from Emporia and a Greensville County High School graduate, earned his Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies/Human Services from Southside Virginia Community College, as well as a certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling.
A Farmville, Virginia native, Tommy Trevilian graduated high school from New Life Christian Academy. He earned an Associate of Applied Science in Medical Laboratory Technology through a consortium agreement between Central Virginia and Southside Virginia Community Colleges.
N MYRTLE BEACH, SC - The Southside Virginia Community College basketball team captured the USA National Prep Postgrad championship for the third straight year with a 70-56 victory over Forest Trails on Saturday evening to complete a 5-0 run through the 32-team field. The five victories ran the local team’s winning streak to 11 games and completed SVCC’s campaign with a 17-9 record after a 0-7 start.
“I am just at a loss for words,” said SVCC coach Dennis Smith. “Coach (Vincent) Brown and I are just elated for our young men who went 17-2 during the second half of the season. The team was nothing short of sensational in our five games at the national tourney and we could not be prouder of their play.”
It's not to late to "start something. SVCC's "Second Eight Week" session runs March 13th through May 5th.
Make It Happen, Student Ambassadors and Empowered Women at Southside Virginia Community College, and Saint Paul's Memorial Chapel joined the Alpha Kappa Alpha Gamma Lambda Omega Chapter of Lawrenceville to collect healthy snacks for hungry children through a Childhood Hunger Drive.
The Southside Virginia Community College mens basketball team ended the regular season with an 88-84 victory over visiting Bryant & Stratton College (MIT) on Sunday afternoon.
Donna Baird grew up in Lawrenceville, Virginia and graduated from Brunswick Senior High School. She earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences from Southside Virginia Community College.
The Heartbeats, the nursing club at Southside Virginia Community College in Keysville, is sponsoring an informational Health Fair from 11 a.m to 3 p.m.on Thursday, February 23, 2017 in the Nursing Lab on campus.
The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team opened up a double-digit lead early in the second half and held on for a 93-82 win over visiting Washington Academy on Saturday afternoon.
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!