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PCC Students Can Begin Applying for 2022-23 Scholarships in February

PCC brick road sign with snow in the foreground.

WINTERVILLE—The Pitt Community College Foundation is encouraging prospective fall students, including high school seniors and current Pitt students, to apply for scholarships starting Feb. 1. According […]

Recent PCC Graduate to Handle Play-by-Play Duties for ECU Baseball

Scott Rogers portrait

GREENVILLE—When East Carolina University’s nationally-ranked baseball team takes the field for its season-opener next month, Pirate fans listening to the game’s radio broadcast will get the […]

PCC Foundation Seeking Ambassador Program Applicants

PCC Student Ambassadors pose for a group photo with President Lawrence Rouse prior to helping out with the college's fall graduation ceremony in December 2021.

WINTERVILLE—The Pitt Community College Foundation is encouraging students to apply for participation in the college’s Student Ambassador Program during the 2022-23 academic year. According to PCC Scholarships Coordinator […]

Ramirez Receives 2022 MAC Scholarship during MLK Tribute

Alvaro Ramirez Serafin Portrait

WINTERVILLE—Pitt Community College honored the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Thursday and, as part of the annual celebration, presented a $1,000-scholarship to a prospective […]

American Legion Presents Check in Support of Endowed Scholarship

Representatives from the Pitt County American Legion Agricultural Fair presented a $25,000-donation to the PCC Foundation in December in support of the Pitt County American Legion Fair Endowed Scholarship. Presenting the check to PCC Foundation Executive Director Beth Sigmon (second from right) and PCC Scholarships Coordinator Kim Simpkins are Pitt County Fair Board President Frank Smith (left) and Pitt County Fair Manager Ken Ross.

Representatives from the Pitt County American Legion Agricultural Fair presented a $25,000-donation to the PCC Foundation in December in support of the Pitt County American Legion […]

International Paper Foundation Awards Grant in Support of Transitional Studies Department

Adam Miklos, mill manager of International Paper's New Bern operation, presents a check to PCC's Hannah Hackett, left, and Laurie Weston in support of the college's Transitional Studies Department.

WINTERVILLE—The Pitt Community College Foundation received a grant from the International Paper Foundation last month in support of the college’s Transitional Studies Department. The $5,000-award will […]

10th Annual MLK Jr. Tribute Set for Jan. 13

Graphic promoting 2022 MLK Scholarship Tribute Breakfast

• LINK TO VIRTUAL EVENT Pitt Community College will celebrate the life of civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 13 with the 10th Annual […]

Vogt Hired to Organize Foundation Fundraising Events

Graphic depicting Jennifer Vogt being hired as special events coordinator.

Jennifer Hemink Vogt (pronounced “vote”) was hired as PCC’s special events coordinator on Nov. 15. A Greenville native, her primary responsibility will be organizing PCC Foundation […]

Electrical Systems Student Headed to Nashville for Chance to Win $40,000

Photo collage of tools and prizes Alex Harrell won for posting the top score in North Carolina for the IDEAL Tool Challenge and Harrell displaying the award he received for advancing to the competition finals in Tennessee.

WINTERVILLE—At a time when many are seeking the perfect gifts for loved ones and dreaming of a white Christmas, Pitt Community College student Alex Harrell has […]

Longleaf Commitment Grant Program Expanded

Fall foliage on display outside of PCC's Vernon White Building.

WINTERVILLE—A program created this year to spur North Carolina’s economic recovery from COVID-19 has been expanded to give the state’s 2020 high school graduates a chance […]