VDOE & VCCS Recognize Exemplary CTE Programs
Richmond, Va. – The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) and the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) honored exemplary career and technical education (CTE) programs and partnerships. The awards were presented during the annual Creating Excellence Awards program in Richmond on June 14. “As a division superintendent, I saw firsthand the value of K-12 partnerships with …
Student Success: Stephen Hopkins Goes From Truck Driver to 4.0
A turning point in someone’s life can take many shapes and forms. In Stephen Hopkin’s case, it was “taking a bath” in fertilizer at his day job. Just entering his forties, Stephen had been working as a truck driver, an employee for two local agricultural outfits on the Shore. He graduated from Nandua High School …
ESCC French Club Visits Montreal
(Article submitted by ESCC French Instructor Odile Duffman) After several months of fundraisers, assistance from ESCC’s SGA, the ESCC Foundation and members of the Board, the ESCC French Club traveled to Montreal. On May 14th, eight students from the ESCC French Club, Hayley Marshall (dual enrollment), Alex Marshall (Dual enrollment), Jada Smith (Dual Enrollment), Morgan …
2018 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy
Richmond – The Virginia Space and Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (represented by Aaron Kupers and Luis Arroyo), has received the 13th Annual Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy. This nomination came from Eastern Shore Community College. More than two dozen individuals, families, and businesses from around Virginia have earned the 2018 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in …
View ESCC 2018 Graduation Commencement Pictures
Congratulations to the Eastern Shore Community College Class of 2018, graduating on Friday, May 11th on our campus in Melfa. Please enjoy more pictures from the commencement ceremonies by clicking the picture below.
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ESCC Entrepreneurial Students Participate in Competition
In 2013, the Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation announced a $1 million gift to the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University, to establish the Shore Hatchery. The goal of the Shore Hatchery is to reward individuals for their entrepreneurial efforts in the creation and growth of businesses with the potential of positively …
30th Annual H.B. Rew Golf Tournament
30 YEARS OF GOLF!!! JOIN US FOR THE 30th ANNUAL H.B.REW, JR. GOLF TOURNAMENT FOR THE ESCC FOUNDATION AT EASTERN SHORE YACHT & COUNTRY CLUB FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2018 Time flies…and hopefully the golf balls will too. The 30th Annual H.B. Rew, Jr. Golf Tournament to benefit the Eastern Shore Community College Foundation is …
ESCC Phi Theta Kappa Receives National and State Honors
April 2018 was an eventful month for the ESCC Chapter of Phi-Theta-Kappa. Chapter Advisor Robin Rich-Coates and members Crystal Roughton and Jorge Morales attended the Catalyst 2018 Annual Convention in Kansas City, MO, April 18-21. This convention marked the 100th Anniversary of Phi Theta Kappa. At the convention, ESCC PTK was honored for Distinguished Chapter …
Virginia Secretary of Education Visits ESCC
Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni visited Eastern Shore Community College on April 25, conducting a Q&A session with ESCC administration, faculty, and staff. The Secretary’s tour has included many schools, and all 23 colleges in the VCCS. Click below to hear some of the opening comments made by Secretary Qarni. Secretary of Education Audio