News and Publications

CCBC awarded $100,000 for Metallica scholarships
January 25, 2019
CCBC will be able to better support students preparing to enter the workforce thanks to a $100,000 Metallica Scholars Initiative grant designated for student supports. The initiative is funded by Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation (AWMH).

Win $10,000 in CCBC Business Plan Competition
September 25, 2018
CCBC’s Center for Business Innovation is hosting its Sixth Annual Business Plan Competition this fall and spring and will award seed money totaling $28,500 to the top six finalists.

Alumni and Friends Weekend 2018
September 15, 2018
The CCBC Alumni Association invites alumni, family and friends to enjoy a weekend of fun-filled activities to reunite and rediscover classmates at CCBC’s Alumni & Friends Weekend 2018.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 small businesses program graduates another 69 entrepreneurs
August 13, 2018
Odessa Phillip says she'll no longer have to settle for just a small percentage of a big contract. She now has the skills and confidence to bid as a prime contractor.

Small businesses graduate from training program funded by Bloomberg and Goldman Sachs
August 13, 2018
The graduation ceremony in Baltimore Monday took place at R.House, a food hall in Remington where one graduating business, Cafe Millwork, did custom wood work and another, Urban Green Environmental, provided environmental consulting.

CCBC President appointed chair of national board
June 20, 2018
CCBC President Sandra Kurtinitis has been named the new chair of the American Association of Community Colleges’ board of directors. President Kurtinitis will lead a 32-member board for the 2018-2019 term and will preside over the 2019 AACC convention.

Diamonds & Denim Event
May 31, 2018
It was the perfect balance of glitz and glamor at the CCBC Diamonds and Denim event on January 13, 2017 where more than 220 guests celebrated the conclusion of the college’s historic fundraising campaign: New Beginnings the Campaign for CCBC and its 60th anniversary.

Funding roundup
May 21, 2018
Maryland’s Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) has dedicated and renamed its interpreter preparation program and classroom laboratory in honor of the late A. Eugene and Bernice Hoeper, who contributed more than $1 million in endowment funding to CCBC through the A. Eugene Hoeper Foundation.

CCBC's Interpreter Preparation Program renamed to honor Hoepers
Mary 15, 2018
The Community College of Baltimore County dedicated and renamed its Interpreter Preparation program and classroom laboratory in honor of the late A. Eugene and Bernice Hoeper, who contributed more than $1 million in endowment funding to CCBC through the A. Eugene Hoeper Foundation.

Grants and gifts
March 14, 2018
The Community College of Baltimore County has been awarded a $980,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part of its Higher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities program.

CCBC hosts ribbon cutting to celebrate historic mansion’s new life
January 23, 2018
The Community College of Baltimore County held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Jan. 22 for the freshly restored mansion, now called the Hilton Center.

CCBC hosts ribbon-cutting for restored Hilton Center
January 9, 2018
Formerly the Hilton Mansion, this historic building received a much needed renovation at a cost of approximately $6.5 million which restored the building‘s original elegance and increased its functionality. Tours of the building will immediately follow the ribbon-cutting.

CCBC partners with Horseshoe Baltimore to offer Casino Dealer Academy
November 10, 2017
Housed onsite at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, this new academy will give individuals the necessary skills to compete for jobs locally and within Maryland’s growing casino industry as a table games dealer.

CCBC marks 60-year anniversary, looks to future
September 25, 2017
In the glow of the anniversary celebration, CCBC is looking to the next generation of programs.

CCBC receives National Endowment for the Arts grant for Baltimore Stories
July 11, 2017
CCBC is the recipient of a $15,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Given to support Baltimore Stories, CCBC’s yearlong series of stories about Baltimore told through dance, music and theater, the funding supports commissioned work by artists who live or have roots in the Baltimore area.

CCBC and JHU awarded $1.7 million for Mellon Foundation
June 19, 2017
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a combined $1.725 million to and Johns Hopkins University to support collaborations between the two institutions on Humanities curriculum. CCBC received $980,000 to enrich the academic experience of students within the Humanities.

CCBC receives $652,000 from Hoeper Foundation
June 12, 2017
Foundation total contributions exceed $1 million to support CCBC scholarships and its Interpreter Prep Program.

Hopkins, Community College of Baltimore County to partner on Humanities
May 18, 2017
Johns Hopkins University and the Community College of Baltimore County have been awarded a combined $1.725 million to partner on humanities education.