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Student Overcomes Many Obstacles to Earn PCC Degree

 “You can do it, and I’m here to tell you you can do it.” — Perry White (Charles & Lorraine Russell Endowed Scholarship Recipient) WINTERVILLE—For […]

PCC Counselors Helping Students Get Through Pandemic

PCC Counseling Department staff members Mecca Waller, Kimberly Williamson and Olivia Sutton (left to right) practice coronavirus safety measures as they prepare to distribute food items to students in need of assistance.

WINTERVILLE—Just as they did in the wake of Hurricane Florence in 2018, Pitt Community College counseling staff are drawing from their department’s on-campus food pantry to […]

Trustees Honor Outgoing Member for Distinguished Service

As PCC Trustees chairman in 2015, Charles Long welcomes college supporters to a groundbreaking ceremony for the future Walter & Marie Williams Building, which would open less than two years later.

WINTERVILLE—During their regularly-scheduled meeting May 26, Pitt Community College Trustees presented a Distinguished Service Award to retiring board member Charles Long. A trustee since 2007, Long […]

Academic Excellence Award Recipients Announced

• PHOTO GALLERY WINTERVILLE—After abandoning plans for a traditional, on-campus celebration due to the coronavirus pandemic, Pitt Community College administrators announced the recipients of this year’s Academic […]

PCC Organizing Virtual Ceremony for Graduating Class

WINTERVILLE—It won’t be live and in person, but Pitt Community College will hold a graduation ceremony this spring to celebrate the Class of 2020. Due to […]

CARES Act Funding to Assist Students, Improve Online Programming

WINTERVILLE—A relief package Congress approved this spring in response to the coronavirus will provide Pitt Community College with more than $5.5 million to assist students affected […]

VIDEO: Special Message from PCC President Lawrence Rouse



PCC Foundation Reports Successful Spring Fundraiser Despite Coronavirus

2020 Spring Scholarship Fundraiser Sponsors

WINTERVILLE—Strange as it sounds, the Pitt Community College Foundation overcame the coronavirus pandemic this month to raise funds for student scholarships. After having to abandon plans […]

Nursing Grad Relying on Lessons Learned at PCC in Fight Against Coronavirus

During PCC's 2006 pinning ceremony for soon-to-be nursing graduates, Nelly Wheeler uses her candle's flame to light a classmate's candle. Nearly 14 years later, she is one of many PCC health sciences grads helping battle the coronavirus pandemic.

GREENVILLE—Fourteen years into her career as a registered nurse, Nelly Wheeler finds herself with many other Pitt Community College health sciences alumni on the front lines […]

Throwback Thursday: Floyd & Hilda Boyce Nursing Endowed Scholarship

Pictured, from left to right, are Donna Boyce McKeithan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd G. Boyce and a member of the Nursing Department faculty at Pitt Community College, Mrs. Hilda J. Boyce and Dr. Charles E. Russell, president of Pitt Community College.

NOTE: The ad above appeared in the March 22, 1998 edition of The Daily Reflector, which means the Boyce Scholarship has been helping prepare nurses for […]