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 »

Spring 2010

January 20, 2010

Are you ready for the Spring of 2010 semester?  I sure am.

I’m excited to see everyone back at the College this coming week.  I can hardly wait to teach another semester of Introduction to Public Relations (Comm 230) to a class of eager students.

I’m writing this from Harrisburg where I’m meeting with other statewide community college presidents. BC3 seems to be on the forefront of a lot of exciting and unique initiatives such as our RideShare program, an internal environmental audit and curriculum like Robotics and Guitar Making. Read the rest of this entry »

A Commitment to Excellence

April 29, 2008

As our mission states, “The College is committed to fostering… excellence.”  Furthermore, one of our goals centers on a Student Focus.  “The College will put the needs, concerns, and success of its students first.”  Classroom excellence in a student-centered enviroment might seem like a no-brainer in the world of higher education.  But don’t take such for granted.  Read the rest of this entry »