Great Expectations is a signature initiative of the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education that focuses on a college education as the best way for foster youth to succeed beyond high school. Plan now to attend an Open House at Southside Virginia Community College to learn more about the program.
Students from Martha Reed's biology classes along with other volunteers (72) total, packed 16,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger (formerly Stop Hunger Now) on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Christanna Campus in Alberta.
This amazing venture in in conjunction with this international hunger relief organization that distributes food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable, mobilizing the necessary resources to end hunger by 2030.
Make It Happen hosted the medical researchers from the Hampton University Minority Male Health Initiative (MMHI) in the Nursing Lab on the Alberta Campus recently.
These students are recent inductees into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Alpha Theta Chi Chapter on the Christanna Campus of Southside Virginia Community College. 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.
Job Fair is returning to Southside Virginia Education Center on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The event is sponsored by Southside Virginia Community College, Crater Regional Workforce and Lakes Media.
Erin Robinson grew up in South Hill, Virginia and graduated from Park View High School. While a student at Park View, she was a dual enrollment student at Southside Virginia Community College. As such, she received her Associate of Arts and Sciences from SVCC a month before receiving her high school diploma.
Mike Collins, born in Danville, Virginia, grew up in Emporia and graduated from Greensville County High School. He then attended Southside Virginia Community College, earning an Associate of Applied Science in Electronic Technology.
How many children have been asked the question, "What do you want to do when you grow up?" Some want to fight fires, some want to help people overcome diseases and disabilities, and some want to teach. Some have aspirations to play professional sports or to travel in outer space. Although a few may follow one career path without deviation, many change their minds frequently.
We visit with Rhina Jones, an Education Support Specialist II in Admissions and Records at SVCC
Students from SVCC participated in the launch of their school-project rocket last weekend. Instructor Brent Richey says the launch went well with the rocket going about 6000 feet up.
Panther Prep Advising Day is a student success initiative effort sponsored by Student Services, to connect students with their faculty advisors. The event was held on April 6th at 5 locations. (Photos)
Karen Jones grew up in Purdy, Virginia and graduated from Greensville County High School. She earned her Associate of Applied Science in Nursing from Southside Virginia Community College.
LTJG (Lieutenant junior grade) Maria R. Delossantos' nursing education began with an Associate Degree in Nursing at Southside Virginia Community College and progressed through to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of
When people think of March festivities, they may envision green-themed parties for St. Patrick’s Day or look forward to basketball madness. I like to remember that March is also National Reading Awareness Month. Read Across America, sponsored by the National Education Association, kicked off the month
The ITE 115 Challenge exam will be held on the Daniel and Christanna campuses between now and May 3rd.
Saving lives and helping the sick and injured is a cool way to spend your working days. Being an emergency room physician is the cool choice for Michael Cieslinski who started his higher education path at Southside Virginia Community College.
Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) Chorus Presents the 2017 Spring Concert “American Homeland” on Sunday, April 23 at 7:00 P.M. at South Hill Presbyterian Church in South Hill. Directed by Carol Henderson and accompanied by Sally Tharrington on the piano along with Dee Pinnell on the flute, the chorus of 30 members will present a concert for families, friends and neighbors.
The last day of classes is Monday, May 1, 2017. Final examination days are Tuesday, May 2, 2017 through Monday, May 8, 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.
Job Fair 2017 is coming to town on Thursday, April 13 at the John H. Daniel Campus of Southside Virginia Community College. The event will be held in the Workforce Development Center in Keysville from noon until 4:00 p.m.
Bring your resume and be ready for an on-site interview. There will be numerous job opportunities to explore.
Shanetta Beck has a cool job because she is doing what she loves to do. Beck is owner of her own business, Baskets by Occasion. She started this as a cottage industry on a part time basis and now has transformed her hobby into a prosperous business.