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2019 PCC Year-In-Review: Part I (January-June)

• 2019 PCC Year-In-Review: Part II (July-December) WINTERVILLE—There were many highlights for Pitt Community College in the first half of [Read More]

Newest VISIONS Participants Receive Laptops

WINTERVILLE—A partnership between Altice USA and Durham’s Kramden Institute has resulted in Pitt Community College VISIONS students receiving their very [Read More]

Student Wins Contest to Free Dive with Sharks

WINTERVILLE—A month from now, Pitt Community College student Ivanya Johnson will be free diving with sharks in Hawaii’s crystal clear [Read More]

“I feel like I'm a perfect testimony to what Pitt Community College can do for students in need. You see, I come from an area where people don't get a lot of chances. ... (PCC) took a chance on me, and, with that, they unlocked the potential I did not know I had in myself."

GEROMY WRIGHT

Radiography Student

2018-19 & 2019-20 Student Ambassador

“There have been a lot of late nights and weekends that I’ve spent studying, instead of going out with friends and having a good time. College is hard work and requires sacrifices to be successful. It’s all been worth it, though; I feel like it’s made me a better person.”

CURTISIA CANADY

University Transfer Student

2019-20 SGA President & VISIONS Participant

"I felt like if we helped four or five students be encouraged to do better in life, to do better in school, and to come here to Pitt Community College and get a good education to prepare them for a career, I figured four or five would be a great investment for all the effort and energy and funds that we put into (VISIONS)."

EDDIE SMITH

Owner, Grady-White Boats

VISIONS Program Benefactor

"My advisors, my teachers never gave up on me. I don't know how it is with other programs, but (Welding), they were like, 'Do not quit. You come back when you're ready. We will be here, [and] we'll help you.'"

CHELSEA BIONDI

Welding Technology Student

2019 Academic Excellence Award Recipient