News and Press Releases

  • Determine Business Value
    April 18, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “What is the Value of My Business, or the One I Want...
  • Club Garners Karate Honors
    April 17, 2014 by
    Members of WCC’s Budo Club brought home honors from a recent karate tournament. Competing and placing in the 11th Annual Karate Madness Open...
  • Child Care Continuing Education Scheduled
    April 14, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer a series of Saturday classes for child care providers this summer. The day-long courses each provide...
  • Children Plant Pinwheel Garden
    April 11, 2014 by
    Pre-school students at Wayne Community College’s Child Care Center added a different kind of bed to their gardens this spring. On April 11,...
  • Battle of Wilderness Next Civil War Lecture
    April 8, 2014 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s series of lectures on American Civil War battles continues Tuesday, April 15 with a talk on the...
  • Honor Society Inducts New Members
    April 4, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College’s Upsilon Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, has inducted 41 students into its...
  • QuickBooks™ Workshop April 22
    April 3, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer “QuickBooks™ for Small Businesses” 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, in Room 220 of the...
  • Middle East Women Topic of April 8 Talks
    April 1, 2014 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College will host two lectures on women in the Middle East on April 8. “‘Women, health and development’...
  • Apply Now for Fall 2014 Scholarships
    April 1, 2014 by
    New and returning students who plan to attend Wayne Community College for the fall 2014 semester may apply for Foundation of Wayne Community...
  • April Career Readiness Testing
    March 31, 2014 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered six times in April in Wayne County. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys...
  • Lean Thinking for Small Business
    March 28, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer a free seminar “Lean Thinking for Small Businesses” 6-8 p.m., Thursday, April 10, in Room...
  • IT Students Seeking Computers To Repair
    March 27, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College’s business education student organization will hold a Computer Repair Week March 31-April 4. The public can bring slow and ailing...
  • Act Now for WCC Summer Term
    March 26, 2014 by
    Students who plan to take classes for the first time at Wayne Community College this summer need to act now. In order to...
  • National Parks Expert to Speak
    March 24, 2014 by
    Alfred Runte, an expert on this country’s national parks, will speak on that topic in Goldsboro next month. The talk, “From John Muier...
  • WCC Adult High School Announces Honors
    March 21, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College’s Adult High School Program has honored four students for outstanding academic achievement in the first session of the spring 2014...
  • SECU Spring Scholarships Awarded
    March 20, 2014 by
    Four students have been awarded State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Continuing Education Scholarships for the spring 2014 semester at Wayne Community College.Anthony Barnes...
  • Fall 2014 President’s and Dean’s Lists
    March 18, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College has honored 326 students for outstanding academic achievement in the fall 2014 semester. The college recognizes the students listed below...
  • Continuing Education Child Care Classes Set
    March 17, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer five classes for child care providers this spring. The day-long courses each provide .65 continuing education...
  • Openings in Continuing Education Classes
    March 14, 2014 by
    There is still room in several Wayne Community College Continuing Education courses. The courses with openings include: Introduction to Microsoft Office 2013 (6-9...
  • Civil War Lecture To Cover Atlanta Campaign
    March 13, 2014 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s series of lectures on American Civil War battles continues Tuesday, March 18 with a talk on The...
  • Uncovering Shakespeare
    March 11, 2014 by
    Just in time for William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, the Foundation of Wayne Community College is offering a four-class series on the English poet,...
  • Still Space in World War I Class
    March 6, 2014 by
    There is still space in the World War I mini-course set to begin next week at Wayne Community College. The Foundation of Wayne...
  • March Career Readiness Testing
    March 4, 2014 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in March. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • March Career Readiness Testing
    March 4, 2014 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in March. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • WCC To Offer Resume Assistance
    February 27, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College Career Services will offer free assistance with writing and refreshing resumes through its “Resume Rehab” program. On Monday, March 10...
  • Child Care Conference Offers Sessions on Intentional Interactions, Other Topics
    February 24, 2014 by
    This year’s Wayne County Child Care Conference on March 1 will offer a variety of learning opportunities for child care providers, from becoming...
  • Grant Writing Seminar Rescheduled
    February 11, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center seminar that was set for today (Tuesday, Feb. 11) has been rescheduled to Thursday evening. “Introduction to...
  • 2014 Wayne County Reads Explores Veterans Stories, Vietnam War
    January 30, 2014 by
    For its 2014 “season of reading,” Wayne County Reads will explore war from the veteran’s perspective and the Vietnam War in particular through...
  • Get Help with Student Aid Forms
    January 22, 2014 by
    Individuals who plan to attend college in the 2014-15 academic year and their families can get assistance with the Free Application for Federal...
  • NC Soldiers Talk Restarts Civil War Series
    January 17, 2014 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s series of lectures recognizing the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War resumes next week. “N.C. Soldiers in...
  • Adult High School Announces Honors
    January 16, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College’s Adult High School Program has honored seven students for outstanding academic achievement in the fall 2013 semester. Haly C. Hardison...
  • Cash Flow Management Topic of Seminar
    January 15, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Small Business Cash Flow Management” 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 23 in Room...
  • From Self Defense to Spanish for Farmers, WCC Offers Variety of Con Ed Classes
    January 14, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer courses this spring that fill a range of needs from developing skills for the workplace to...
  • WCC To Offer Resume Assistance
    January 13, 2014 by
    Wayne Community College will offer free assistance with writing and refreshing resumes Jan. 23, 24, and 28.   WCC Career Services’ “Resume Rehab”...
  • Learn about Business Certifications
    January 10, 2014 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Should My Business Be Certified?” 4-6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 30 in Room...
  • Public Invited to WCC King Event
    January 9, 2014 by
    The public is invited to join Wayne Community College in its annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy at...
  • Baddour To Lead Writing Class
    January 3, 2014 by
    Have you ever wanted to try writing poetry or fiction? Margaret Boothe Baddour will offer a creative Writing course through Wayne Community College...
  • January Career Readiness Testing
    January 2, 2014 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in January. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • Spring Business Seminars Announced
    December 31, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center at Wayne Community College announces its spring 2014 schedule of free seminars designed to prepare the business...
  • WCC Noted for Degrees Awarded to Minorities
    December 30, 2013 by
    Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has recognized Wayne Community College as one of the institutions awarding the most associate degrees to minority students...
  • College Recognizes Top Employees
    December 27, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College has recognized its top employees for the year for 2013. Joanna Morrisette, the college’s director of counseling services, was presented...
  • Learn about WCC Allied Health Programs
    December 26, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will hold two information sessions for anyone considering entering the allied health field. The hour-long meetings will be held at...
  • WCC Graduates 63rd Law Enforcement Class
    December 20, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College graduated its 63rd Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) class during ceremonies on Dec. 19. The 13 cadets who completed the...
  • Students Provide Party for Habitat Partners
    December 20, 2013 by
    A group of Wayne Community College students provided an evening of entertainment for local Habitat for Humanity families. The five students in the...
  • Student Project Benefits ReNu Life Patients
    December 20, 2013 by
    Thanks to a group of Wayne Community College students, patients at ReNu Life not only received new clothing, but also had an opportunity...
  • WCC To Add Day EMT Class
    December 19, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will add a daytime class to its Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) offerings this spring. The new EMT class will be...
  • Sisters Earn SECU Scholarships
    December 18, 2013 by
    Kandice Ashlee Deaver and Katelyn Nicole Deaver have been awarded Wayne Community College’s first State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Continuing Education Scholarships. The...
  • Two More Spring Registration Dates
    December 17, 2013 by
    The new year that is just days away can bring new educational opportunities at Wayne Community College. Students who want to take courses...
  • Allied Health Students Provide Christmas at Cherry
    December 16, 2013 by
    Members of Wayne Community College’s Association of Nursing Students (WCCANS), along with the Associate Degree Nursing I and II classes, the Licensed Practical...
  • WCC Wrapping Up Links Project
    December 13, 2013 by
      A bright paper-link garland has snaked its way up the stairwell in the Atrium of the Wayne Learning Center and is wrapping...
  • WCC Initiates N.C. Back-to-Work Program
    December 12, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College has received a grant for technical job training. The State Board of Community Colleges provided the $92,045 grant to the...
  • PBL Gives to Children at Duke
    December 11, 2013 by
    For its 2013 holiday project, Wayne Community College’s business education student organization collected toys for hospitalized children. The Gamma Chi chapter of Phi...
  • Early Childhood Education Program Accredited
    December 9, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Early Childhood Education program has earned national accreditation. The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Commission on...
  • Dec. 10 Civil War Talk Rescheduled
    December 6, 2013 by
    The Civil War battle presentation set for Tuesday evening at Wayne Community College has been moved to January The new date for “North...
  • Campus Projects this Holiday Season
    December 4, 2013 by
    Several campus organizations are conducting collections to assist others this holiday season. If any of these projects move you, please feel free to...
  • Teacher Education Program Deadlines Approaching
    December 3, 2013 by
    The State Employees Credit Union Partnership East teacher education program is now accepting applications for its 2014 cohorts. The program is a degree...
  • December Career Readiness Testing
    December 2, 2013 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered four times in December. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • Fall Golden LEAF Scholarships Awarded
    November 25, 2013 by
    Twenty-seven students from Wayne Community College were selected to receive fall semester scholarships through the Golden LEAF Scholarship program for the North Carolina...
  • Expert to Share Tax Preparation Tips
    November 21, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Jump-Start Your Tax Preparation” 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3 in Gertrude Weil...
  • Last Chance for Food Handling Certification Before Deadline
    November 20, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College has added one more session of its Food Safety course and a certification examination to accommodate the large number of...
  • Honor Society Inducts New Members
    November 8, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Upsilon Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, has inducted 62 students into its...
  • WCC Hosts Machining Instructors Conference
    November 7, 2013 by
                                    Wayne Community College hosted the N.C. Association...
  • Market with Social Media
    November 7, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Social Media Marketing Made Simple” 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 19 in Room...
  • WCC Arts Festival Dec. 3
    November 6, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Winter Arts Festival is set for the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 3. It will begin with an art exhibition that...
  • Nursing Programs Re-accredited
    November 4, 2013 by
                                  The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)...
  • November Career Readiness Testing
    November 4, 2013 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in November. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • Club To Hold Fund-Raising Yard Sale
    November 1, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Criminal Justice Club will host a community yard sale on Nov. 9 as a fund-raising project. The sale will be...
  • Price Products to Succeed
    October 31, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Pricing Your Products and Services” 1-3 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 12 in Room...
  • HIV/AIDS Seminar Set for Nov. 12
    October 30, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will hold its biannual public presentation on HIV/AIDS at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12 in Moffatt Auditorium on the...
  • Applications Due for WCC’s First Med Lab Tech Class
    October 29, 2013 by
    The deadline to apply to enter Wayne Community College’s new Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) program is Thursday, Nov. 7. The MLT program is...
  • Scholarship Deadline Is Thursday
    October 28, 2013 by
    The deadline to apply for Foundation of Wayne Community College scholarships for the spring 2014 semester is Thursday, Oct. 31. Applications can be...
  • Are You Ready to Register for Spring Classes?
    October 25, 2013 by
    Even though the official start of winter is still weeks away, it is time to think about spring classes. The first open registration...
  • Civil War Talks Finish Out Year
    October 24, 2013 by
    Two more lectures remain in this year’s installments of Wayne Community College’s series on American Civil War battles. “The Battle of Chattanooga” will...
  • College Professional Organization Honored
    October 23, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s unit of the Association of Educational Office Professionals (AEOP) swept the district association’s annual awards for 2013. In a ceremony...
  • Smith Presented AEOP Scholarship
    October 22, 2013 by
    Dylan B. Smith was presented the District 12 Association of Educational Office Professionals’ Carolyn J. White Memorial Scholarship Award at the organization’s recent...
  • Grab More Federal Government Contracts
    October 21, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “How to Do Business With the Federal Government” 10 a.m.-noon, Thursday, Nov....
  • Tools for Marketing and Outreach
    October 18, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Thriving in a Down Economy” 1-4 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5 in Room...
  • Business Seminar on Transition from MSDS to GHS
    October 18, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer a seminar on Oct. 30 on transitioning from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) to the...
  • WCC Awarded Military Friendly Title
    October 16, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College has been named a “Military Friendly School” for the fourth year. The Military Friendly Schools® list honors the top 20...
  • WCC Students Earn Summer Honors
    October 15, 2013 by
    Sixty-three students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement in the summer 2013 term, earning a place on Wayne Community College’s President’s or...
  • WCC Adult High School Announces Honors
    October 7, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Adult High School Program has honored three students for outstanding academic achievement in the summer 2013 session. Jimmy Price of...
  • Civil War Talk Date Changed
    October 3, 2013 by
    The date for the next talk in Wayne Community College’s series of lectures on American Civil War battles has been changed. “The Civil...
  • Potential Students Invited to “Discover Wayne”
    October 2, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will hold its annual “Discover Wayne” open house on Thursday, October 17 and Friday, October 18. From 8:30 to 11:30...
  • Course Teaches Soft Skills
    October 1, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will offer a one-week course on the “soft skills” that are essential for success in the workplace. The “Critical Employability...
  • October Career Readiness Testing
    October 1, 2013 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in October. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • Learn about WCC Allied Health Programs
    September 30, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will hold two information sessions for anyone considering entering the allied health field. The hour-long meetings will be held at...
  • Apply Now for Spring 2014 Scholarships
    September 27, 2013 by
    New and returning students who plan to attend Wayne Community College for the spring 2014 semester may apply for Foundation of Wayne Community...
  • Holiday Gift and Décor Classes at WCC
    September 26, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education has scheduled of courses to help you prepare for the holidays. “Creative Holiday Gift Making” is set for...
  • Techniques To Get the Job
    September 25, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Human Resources Development program will offer a job search preparation course. The “Get Hired!” course will be held 9 a.m.-noon,...
  • Honorees To Speak about Travels
    September 24, 2013 by
    Three recipients of Wayne Community College’s Distinguished Chair awards will speak about the trips the honor funded. Foreign Language Instructor Fe Finch will...
  • Scholarships Available for Continuing Education Certification Programs
    September 23, 2013 by
    Students seeking to gain new or upgrade current job-related skills through Wayne Community College Continuing Education have a new option for financial assistance....
  • Two Allied Health Courses Provide Job Training
    September 20, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer two courses that prepare students for jobs in health care. “Activity Director – Basic” (CID #...
  • Three Chances to Learn about Jazz
    September 19, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will be the site for three Monday night events in the “Jazz Gumbo” series sponsored by Foundation of Wayne Community...
  • Last Chance To Register for Fall Classes at WCC
    September 18, 2013 by
    Students who still want to attend Wayne Community College this fall have one more chance to register for classes. Registration for “Fall II”...
  • Alzheimer’s Talk Set for Oct. 3
    September 17, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s honor society will provide a public talk on Alzheimer’s disease on Oct. 3. The Upsilon Chi Chapter of the Phi...
  • Public Voter Drive among Constitution Day Activities
    September 13, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College will hold a voter drive and set up educational displays to celebrate Constitution Day on Sept. 17.   The Wayne...
  • Club to Hold Womanless Pageant for Scholarship Funds
    September 13, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Criminal Justice Club is putting on a womanless beauty pageant to raise funds for student scholarships. The “Queen of Kings”...
  • Free Credit Score Seminar
    September 12, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Credit 101: How to Raise Your Score” 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 24...
  • Chickamauga Battle Next in Civil War Series
    September 11, 2013 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s series of lectures on American Civil War battles continues Tuesday, Sept. 17 with a talk on The...
  • Plumbing, Sign Language Classes Starting
    September 11, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will start a plumbing and a sign language class next week. “Basic Plumbing 1” is designed for students...
  • Course Provides Basic Manufacturing Skills
    September 10, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer a two-week course to help those wanting to work in manufacturing. “Introduction to Manufacturing/Soft Skills...
  • Detention Officer Course Set to Begin
    September 9, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will provide an evening Detention Officer Certification Course this fall. The program provides 162 hours of training and...
  • Job Trends and AgCareers.com Tips Talk
    September 6, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College’s Agriculture and Natural Resources Department will host a presentation on career outlooks in agriculture. Ashley Collins, a representative of AgCareers.com,...
  • Finance Your Small Business
    September 5, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “How to Get Financing for Your Small Business” 1-4 p.m., Tuesday, Sept....
  • Nurse Aide Course Info Sessions
    September 4, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will hold nurse aide program information sessions in October. Anyone interested in enrolling in a Nurse Aide I...
  • Golden LEAF Scholarships Available
    September 3, 2013 by
    Golden LEAF Foundation scholarships are available for college credit and Continuing Education occupational education students for Wayne Community College’s fall semester. Curriculum students...
  • September Career Readiness Testing
    August 29, 2013 by
    The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in September. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS)...
  • Talk on ObamaCare Set for Sept. 15
    August 23, 2013 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College and WCC Continuing Education Services will host a nonpartisan discussion on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act....
  • Fall Business Seminars Listed
    August 19, 2013 by
    The Wayne Business and Industry Center at Wayne Community College announces its fall schedule of free seminars designed to prepare the business person...
  • “Gods and Generals” Movie Next in Civil War Series
    August 16, 2013 by
    The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s series of lectures on American Civil War battles continues next week with a movie screening and commentary....
  • CPR and First Aid Course
    August 12, 2013 by
    Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer a cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and first aid course as a National Preparedness Month activity. American Heart...

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