Category Archives - Academic Program News

Last Updated January 12, 2016

ALICE Training Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter and Evade

BBCC students learn techniques for surviving shooter attack

January 12, 2016 - No Comments

Improving the chances of survival and escape in the event of a shooting attack was the subject of a training session for student tutors at

Fall 2015 Big Bend Community College President's List

Fall 2015 President’s List

January 4, 2016 - No Comments

(Completed 12 or more graded credits with GPA of 3.75 and above)

Commercial Driver's License Training Program Logo

Tire donations help BBCC CDL program

December 28, 2015 - No Comments

Local trucking companies are donating tires to support the Commercial Drivers’ License Program at Big Bend Community College.
“I want to say thank you to

STEM Culture at Big Bend Community College

BBCC creates new ‘STEM culture’

December 7, 2015 - One Comment

A new “STEM culture” has emerged at Big Bend Community College as a result of a federal grant now in its fifth and final year.

The things that students post at the STEM Center: "I hate math tests because all through the chapter it's like really easy and then you think you've got it and then on the test it's like: IF I THROW A TRIANGLE OUT OF A CAR AND THE CAR IS GOING 20KM/HR AND WIND RESISTANCE IS A THING THAT EXISTS, HOW MANY CUPCAKES CAN PEDRO BUY WITH ONE HUMAN SOUL?...23. Duh.

Things Students Post in the STEM Center

November 25, 2015 - No Comments

STEM Center at Big Bend Community College

Big Bend recognized for student achievement by state board – iFIBER One News

November 6, 2015 - No Comments

Big Bend Community College was recognized for having the highest student achievement points per student among the state’s 34 community and technical colleges.The state

Fishbowl Talks - Jaymes Kirkham IT Manager at Microsoft

STEM Center hosted Speaker from Microsoft on October 8th

October 12, 2015 - No Comments

At noon on October 8th we hosted our first in a series of presentations in the STEM Center.

Michael Dzbenski, Music Instructor

New Faculty at Big Bend this Fall: Michael Dzbenski, Music Instructor

September 21, 2015 - No Comments

Michael Dzbenski is the new Music Instructor at Big Bend Community College.
He comes to the area from Fort Scott Community College in Kansas. Dzbenski

James Sauceda, STEM Director

Big Bend appoints new STEM Director

August 18, 2015 - No Comments

Moses Lake native James Sauceda is the new STEM Director at Big Bend Community College.
Sauceda has been an engineering curriculum specialist for Big Bend’s

iFiberOne News Airplane Donations keep Big Bend's Aviation and AMT Programs Running

Airplane donations keep Big Bend’s aviation program running

July 30, 2015 - No Comments

From little experimental aircraft to big air cargo jets, Big Bend Community College’s aviation maintenance technology grounds are peppered with donated and surplussed planes