Information Technology careers are among the fastest growing in America. This challenging field also offers employees some of the highest salaries and best benefits on the market.
The Wise Words Book Club is sponsoring a Blanket Drive for the homeless and less fortunate in our area. Donations can be dropped off at the Christanna Campus Library through December 7th.
The Free Little Library is located at Southside Laundry in Lawrencville and the Charlotte Court House Department of Social Services. Please stop by and “take a book, return a book” and spread the word.
You are cordially invited to “Noël! Nowell!” at 3:00 PM, on Saturday, Dec. 8th at the Main St. United Methodist Church in Emporia, and on Sunday, Dec. 9th at the South Hill Presbyterian Church in South Hill. FREE admission.
Nirali graduated from SVCC in May 2018 with her Associate Degree in Administrative Support Technology with Medical Specialization.
A Regional Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Southside Virginia Education Center at 1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia from 9:30 a.m. until 12 Noon.
The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team jumped out to a big lead early on the way to a 102-86 win over Stillwater Christian in its home opener on Saturday afternoon in Lawrenceville.
SVCC's College For A Day, our Open House event, hosted local seniors who learned about the great opportunities at SVCC. Feedback received has been overwhelmingly positive.
Trevor Paul of Crewe, a power line worker for Lee Construction, who graduated from the SVCC Power Line Worker Training Program is featured in the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education publicaton, Building the Future of Virginia.
We visit with Vondrenna Smithers, Advanced Manufacturing Coach (AMC) and Recruiter at Southside Virginia Community College.
The United States is facing a shortage of airline pilots and aviation workers. In response, Virginia Space Grant Consortium, in partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia, Liberty University, Averett University and the Virginia Department of Aviation, is providing high school students the opportunity to experience a free, two-week, intensive, residential flight academy. Students will undertake ground and flight training that can culminate in their first solo flight!
Southside Virginia Community College will sponsor an event “Career Options for Women Interested in Technology” on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center located at 118 East Danville Street, South Hill, VA 23970. The event will feature dinner at 5:30 p.m. and a panel discussion at 6 p.m.
Members of SVCC's nursing faculty were recently inducted as nurse leaders into Longwood University's Nursing Honor Society.
A group of six SVCC students recently attended the Virginia Council of Graduate Schools Education Day at Longwood University.The students had a chance to listen to graduate students tell their educational journey stories and speak to college representatives.
The last day of classes is Friday, December 7, 2018. Final examination days are Saturday, December 8, 2018 through Friday, December 14, 2018 in your current room. Here is a full schedule.
Park View High School graduates, Tommy and Payton Spence, chose SVCC for the variety of programs offered and the opportunity for career preparation.
At Southside Virginia Community College, our students are cut out for success. We illustrate this using life-sized cardboard cut outs of some of our successful students. These are fabulous examples of just a handful of our students who were cut out for success. These students learned that at SVCC, the knowledge and skills needed to accomplish their educational goals were right here, in Southside Virginia. Without having to venture too far, these students have been able to go far in their careers and accomplish much. Are you “cut out” for success? Of course, you are!!
Breaking ground for the new LRC Building on October 24th.
Update as of October 23, 2018:
WISE and Make It Happen offered a session on local health concerns in our service region. The guest presenter was Mrs. Aleisha Manson, RN, BSN, MSHA, Public Health Nurse Manager from the Virginia Department of Health.