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Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre presents Once On This Island June 11 - 26 at CCBC Essex

Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre, in residence at CCBC Essex, will perform Once On This Island, June 11 - 26. All performances will be held at the Robert and Eleanor Romadka College Center, F. Scott Black Mainstage Theatre at CCBC Essex, 7201 Rossville Boulevard. Celebrate storytelling with this rousing Calypso-flavored tale...

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CCBC names Mikhaela Frondozo as the 2022 President’s Distinguished Graduate

Community College of Baltimore County has named Mikhaela Frondozo as its 2022 President’s Distinguished Graduate award recipient. The award, which comes with a $2,500 transfer scholarship and the opportunity to serve as commencement speaker, is given annually to a student who has shown exemplary leadership and a commitment to help...

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CCBC welcomes Margaret A. Forté and Dana M. Moore, II to its Board of Trustees

Community College of Baltimore County President Sandra L. Kurtinitis is pleased to welcome Margaret A. Forté and Dana M. Moore, II to the college’s Board of Trustees. The Board maintains general oversight of CCBC. Its responsibilities include adopting rules and regulations for college operations, approving the college budget, considering and ...

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CCBC names Kimberly Ellison-Taylor 2022 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Community College of Baltimore County is pleased to announce that Kimberly Ellison-Taylor has been named the 2022 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year. Ellison-Taylor will be honored on May 12 at the annual Student Life Banquet, which is scheduled to be held in a hybrid format. Ellison-Taylor is a 1998 graduate of...

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CCBC awarded $150,000 NEH grant for Humanities program

Community College of Baltimore County is the recipient of a $150,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The grant is part of $33.17 million in grant money awarded by NEH for 245 humanities projects across the country and will help fund CCBC’s Contextualizing Humanities Education for All program. Through...

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Colleges get federal guidance on using COVID relief to support student mental health

Most institutions of higher education in this country received some kind of federal funding to help them — and their students — get through the pandemic. »

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COVID-19 case spike prompts CCBC to reinstate face mask mandate

The rise in COVID-19 cases in Maryland has led to at least one college to once again require students and staff members to mask up. »

Tags: Coronavirus, President, Kurtinitis, Community, Press

Should colleges help students pay for basic living costs?

When Heather Griner was a counselor at the Community College in Baltimore County, or CCBC, she realized students’ needs went beyond academics and interpersonal problems. »

Tags: Press, Community, People, Emergency, Family, Student life

Lady Knights record season falls short of title

After embarking on a record-setting 53-game winning streak in 2019, the Community College of Baltimore County Essex women’s basketball team’s dream run finally came to an end in the national championship semifinal on March 18. »

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Future leaders: An innovative apprenticeship program is training desperately needed green-industry workers

The American Landscape Institute educates, guides and nurtures students through a two-year program that accelerates their horticulture career path. »

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