BC3 student wins state-wide video contest

May 23, 2012

Congratulations to BC3 student Michael Dreher!

Mike claimed first place in the Advance PA video contest by the PA Commission for Community College’s advocacy campaign. For this honor, Mike will receive a $500 cash prize.

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Lobby Day 2012

April 5, 2012

BC3 students with President Neupauer, Sherri Osborne and Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati at the PA State Capitol.

On Tuesday, April 3, I joined several of BC3’s finest students in Harrisburg for the Pennsylvania Commission for Community College’s Annual Lobby Day. The purpose of the event is to meet with legislators to lobby on behalf of the Commonweath’s 14 community colleges.

Sophmores Zachary Cavaliero, John Spigelmyer, Corey Miller, Katy Albert and Chelsea Pfeifer accompanied Sherri Osborne, Assistant Director of Student Activities at BC3, to proudly promote the community college mission and the importance of BC3. Read the rest of this entry »

2011 Lobby Day

April 8, 2011

BC3 student representatives stand with President Neupauer and Senator Joe Scarnati at the PA State Capitol.

I have attended four Lobby Days in Harrisburg on behalf of the Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges. Each year, we talked to local elected officials about the benefit of the Commonwealth’s community colleges as a whole and BC3, of course, specifically.

This year’s event was quite different. Read the rest of this entry »

Recap: Pizza w/the President

September 29, 2010

BC3 @ LindenPointe students with President Neupauer and Senator Bob Robbins.

I had a great time at the “Pizza with the President” events this month. I traveled to BC3 @ Lawrence Crossing, BC3 @ Cranberry, and BC3 @ LindenPointe and learned a lot from the students that attended.

The events provided a forum for students and faculty to gather, eat pizza, and have an open discussion about their experiences at BC3. I was able to gather tremendous feeback on ways we can make BC3 even better. Read the rest of this entry »

Support PA Community Colleges

August 20, 2010

Sign the petition!

Are you ready for the Fall of 2010 semester? The campus is busy today with students attending orientation and book rush.

As we all get ready to begin classes on Monday, take a minute to think about why you chose BC3. Was it the affordable tuition? The convenient locations? The variety and quality of our programs? All are important characteristics of being a community college. Read the rest of this entry »