Category Archives - Press Releases

Last Updated July 7, 2015

Achieving the Dream Community Colleges Count

BBCC rejoins ‘Achieving the Dream’

June 24, 2015 - One Comment

Achieving the Dream (ATD) welcomed back Big Bend Community College to its National Reform Network on June 23 in Cincinnati,

Big Bend Community College General Eduation Degree

GED and high school completion recognition June 10 at BBCC

June 4, 2015 - No Comments

The annual recognition ceremony for local people who have earned their High School Completion Diploma or GED certificate will be

Men's Basketball MVP: Donavin Wright of Las Vegas with assistant coach Spencer Pingel

BBCC faculty recognize outstanding students for 2015

May 29, 2015 - No Comments

The faculty’s awards for the top students of Big Bend Community College during 2014-15 were announced at a ceremony in

Joni Nagy BBCC Volleyball Coach

BBCC hires new volleyball coach

May 27, 2015 - No Comments

Joni Nagy is the new head coach of the women’s volleyball team at Big Bend Community College, according to

Aryan Dehbozorgi Transforming Lives

For Aryan, BBCC is about more than taking classes

May 26, 2015 - No Comments

Aryan Dehbozorgi’s father died of an aneurism when he was six years old. By the time he was a sophomore

Free BBQ Lunch to celebrate BBCC/Heritage University Partnership

May 21, 2015 - No Comments

MOSES LAKE—An open house and free BBQ are part of the celebration of the long partnership between Big  Bend Community

Lupe’s Transforming Lives Story

May 4, 2015 - No Comments

Lupe Campos was a freshman at Othello High School when he learned he was an “undocumented” student and began

Samaritan Healthcare was recognized as BBCC’s Partner of the Year in 2014 with a bronze that hangs in the ATEC building. This photo of the bronze presentation last October includes (left to right) LeAnne Parton, BBCC Foundation Executive Director; Thomas Thompson, Samaritan Healthcare CEO; and Jon Lane, Chair of the BBCC Board of Trustees.

Big Bend wins three statewide awards

April 30, 2015 - One Comment

Three Big Bend Community College nominees for state awards will be recognized in Spokane during the Trustees Association of Community

Community Partnership Against Substance Abuse

All-Day Event Addresses Substance Abuse

April 24, 2015 - No Comments

The 9th Annual Community Partnership Against Substance Abuse is a free public event set for May 7 in the

Timothy Woodiwiss Big Bend Community College

A high school dropout goes from McDonald’s to Med School

April 21, 2015 - 2 Comments

When Timothy Woodiwiss dropped out of high school after ninth grade, he thought he might become the manager of