Students take part in a team-building activity

Program prepares community college students to be leaders

Twenty-eight community college students from across North Carolina are participating in the 2019-20 Student Leadership Development Program.

Vegetables on display

Three community colleges to work on agriculture project in western NC

Three western North Carolina community colleges will partner with Western Carolina University and the Center for Environmental Farming Systems to expand business development support and training in farming and value-a

Winners of State Board Awards

State Board recognizes 2019 award winners

The State Board of Community Colleges recognized excellence in community college teaching, administration and partnerships at its annual awards dinner May 16.

Cover of report on student aid

NCCCS, UNC System call for reforms to improve grant programs

A new report jointly released by the University of North Carolina System and the NC Community College System recommends changes to the state grant programs that serve university and community college students.

A high school student works on a building project.

Durham Tech, Durham Public Schools launch skilled trades program

Durham Technical Community College has joined forces with Durham Public Schools and local companies to fill a workforce need in the community.

Blue Cross NC CEO Patrick Conway and NCCCS President Peter Hans

Blue Cross NC invests $1 million in community college EMS programs

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina has invested $1 million with the North Carolina Community College System to help fund associate degree programs in emergency medical science at five community colleges acro