Senior art students to exhibit at Portland art gallery​

Students graduating in May from Southern Maine Community College’s art program are exhibiting their paintings, sculpture, mixed-media drawings, photographs and other art work at the 3Fish art gallery. The art will be on exhibit from 1-4 p.m. on April 28 and 29 at 3Fish, located at 377 Cumberland Av. An opening reception, free and open… More »

SMCC to host celebration of College’s 70th birthday

Southern Maine Community College is hosting a seaside celebration of the College’s 70th birthday in honor of all the community leaders, alumni and students who been instrumental in the College’s success through the decades. The public is invited to the event, A Light on the Point, which will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 2… More »

Public invited to student art show at SMCC Midcoast Campus

The public is invited to an end-of-year student art show at Southern Maine Community College’s Midcoast Campus at Brunswick Landing. What: The SMCC student art show will feature student work from Midcoast Campus drawing, painting and photography classes. When: The show’s opening reception is Tuesday, May 3, from 4-6 p.m. The artwork will be on… More »

Campus Connections, What’s Happening, April 19-May 1

Academic Calendar Tuesday, April 19 Last day to withdraw from classes. 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Tutoring, Learning Commons 8-11 a.m., Automotive Technology advising session, Automotive Tech building, Room G1 building 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Precision Machining advising, Precision Machining Lab, Jewett Hall 9-10 a.m., History advising session, Harborview Hall, Room 302 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Tutoring, Learning Commons,… More »

Campus Connections, In the Spotlight, April 19

Student Spotlight Illaria Dana, Following graduation in May, Illaria Dana has her sights set on schools in Massachusetts, New York, Oregon and Washington. Illaria has made the most of her time at SMCC since arriving in 2014. She’s an honor roll student and managing editor of The Beacon while serving as vice president of the… More »

Campus Connections, Top Stories, April 19

  Leadership award nominations sought Nominations are being accepted for SMCC’s annual student leadership awards. But hurry, the deadline is fast approaching. The entire SMCC community — students, faculty, and staff — is encouraged to make nominations for the awards, which recognize students, faculty and organizations for their accomplishments during the year. The winners will… More »

Campus Connections, In the Spotlight, April 4

Student Spotlight Ashley Virgilio, learning leadership Ashley Virgilio came to SMCC to study psychology. But she’s also learning about leadership and will be the only SMCC student to participate in the upcoming Maine NEW (National Education for Women) Leadership program at the University of Maine. Ashley took some time off after high school before coming… More »

Campus Connections, Top Stories, April 4

Meet potential employers face-to-face at Career Fair SMCC’s annual Career Fair is your opportunity to meet potential employers face-to-face on campus. The fair takes place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Thursday, April 14, in the Campus Center lounge. Besides meeting with potential employers, you can practice your professional communication skills and learn about the job… More »

Campus Connections, Top Stories, March 21

Share your ideas at The Community Conversation Southern Maine Community College values your ideas and opinions. Come share your thoughts with us during a lively Community Conversation in the HUB gym. SMCC is encouraging students, faculty and staff to attend this unique event, which takes place in the HUB gym on Friday, March 25, from… More »

Campus Connections, In the Spotlight, March 21

Student Profile Kristina Fucini, healthy eating Kristina Fucini has been serving food since she graduated high school. Now she’s looking forward to a bright career teaching healthy eating habits. Kristina began working at restaurants straight out of Brunswick High School. She’s now studying Dietetics & Nutrition and hopes to get into community dietetics with a… More »