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SMCC biotechnology students present scientific research at symposium

Four Southern Maine Community College biotechnology students participated in this month’s MDI Biological Laboratory student symposium, which brings student researchers together to present their scientific research through interactive presentations and posters. The SMCC students conducted research during summer fellowships at the MDI Biological Laboratory, the University of New England, Bowdoin College and the Maine Medical… More »

Campus Connections, What’s Happening, August 10-30

Academic Calendar: Monday, Aug. 10 8 a.m.-5 p.m., tutoring, Learning Commons 10-11 a.m., Anatomy & Physiology recitation, Hildreth Hall, room 108 Tuesday, Aug. 11 8 a.m.-5 p.m., tutoring, Learning Commons Wednesday, Aug. 12 8 a.m.-5 p.m., tutoring, Learning Commons Thursday, Aug. 13 8 a.m.-5 p.m., tutoring, Learning Commons Friday, Aug. 14 Summer classes end 8… More »

Campus Connections, In the Spotlight, Aug. 10

Faculty Profile Corey Norman, infectious enthusiasm Besides teaching video production classes, Corey Norman hires current and former students to work on the films he makes for his production company, Bonfire Films. Corey, who earned a video tech degree from SMCC in 2001, is chairman of the Communications & New Media program. He’s well-known for his… More »

Campus Connections, Top Stories, Aug. 10

Campus Center renovations near completion You might not recognize parts of the Campus Center following months of upgrades and improvements that have created a fresh and more welcoming space. Over the past three months, workers have overhauled the north wing of the Campus Center, which includes the Admissions, Advising and Registration offices. When the offices… More »

SMCC’s new on-the-spot acceptance day offers simple solution for college admission

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Southern Maine Community College is holding an on-the-spot acceptance day to assist a growing number of students seeking to attend SMCC this fall.  Prospective students will be able meet one-on-one with college representatives and complete the entire admissions process in a single visit. SMCC’s Admissions Office will be open for expanded… More »

Campus Connections, Top Stories, Aug. 10

Campus Center renovations near completion You might not recognize parts of the Campus Center following months of upgrades and improvements that have created a fresh and more welcoming space. Over the past three months, workers have overhauled the north wing of the Campus Center, which includes the Admissions, Advising and Registration offices. When the offices… More »

Campus Connections, In the Spotlight, Aug. 10

Faculty Profile Corey Norman, infectious enthusiasm Besides teaching video production classes, Corey Norman hires current and former students to work on the films he makes for his production company, Bonfire Films. Corey, who earned a video tech degree from SMCC in 2001, is chairman of the Communications & New Media program. He’s well-known for his… More »

Maine IT program recognized by White House

The White House on Tuesday designated Educate Maine’s Project>Login campaign as a “TechHire Community,” recognizing it and other projects from across the country as innovators in creating flexible pathways to successful computing and technology jobs. At a “White House Demo Day,” innovators from around the country joined President Obama to share their success stories and… More »

SMCC and USM win federal grants totaling $2 million to support student success

SMCC and USM on track to receive over $2 million in federal funds to support student success through Trio SSS grant competition. PORTLAND, Maine — The University of Southern Maine and Southern Maine Community College will receive more than $2 million between them after being declared winners in the recent federal grant competition for TRIO… More »

Campus Connections In the Spotlight, July 13th

Alumni Profile Shelley Krier, nursing success When it came time to choose a calling after her children reached a certain age, Shelley Krier enrolled at SMCC and earned a nursing degree. More than two decades later, she’s still grateful to SMCC for her successful career. After high school, Shelley first earned a bachelor’s degree in… More »