Monthly Archive:: May 2013

Campus Conversations

Science Project:New Building Coming Soon Suffolk will soon be unveiling a new Science and Technology Building on the Ammerman Campus in Selden. Slated to open in 2014, the 64,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility will include labs, lecture halls

Be inspired, not in debt!

Q: How can you avoid massive student loan debt AND get a great college education? A: Choose your community college! Everyone has heard the new figures on student loan debt, and they are mind-boggling. According to the

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Advice for Community College Success

Book author says reach out, make friends and find mentors Q. What made you decide to write Community College Success? I was a community college transfer student and after I finished my own degree, I worked in

Scholarships: Making Higher Education Possible

According to the U.S. Department of Education, almost 65% of all undergraduates enrolled in college in the United States last year received some type of financial aid. In these economic times, this number isn’t surprising. It also

The Honors College Unique Opportunities for Exceptional Students

What do you get when you surround yourself with a community of student scholars who seek to challenge themselves intellectually while, at the same time, building bonds of friendship that will endure throughout their college careers and

Brawn to Brains: Skills are the future of manufacturing

You may have heard that manufacturing jobs are a thing of the past. While it’s true that old-fashioned assembly line jobs are dwindling, a new kind of manufacturing job is starved for skilled workers. Today, over 60

New Student Success Center Changes Everything Engineering a More Efficient Student Experience

Suffolk County Community College students are often asked to step back from the familiar surroundings and attempt to look at the world differently in hopes of making new, positive changes. Recently, the College chose to do the

Come Out with Your Degrees Up! Criminal Justice Program Offers A Variety of Career Options

If you have a desire to help others and enjoy a job where something different happens every day, a career in criminal justice may be for you. Suffolk County Community College offers an Associate of Science degree

Physical Therapist Assistant Programs: Rewarding Careers that Help People Return to Function

Young or old, everyone has a job to do — learning, growing, playing, working, caring for and interacting with others, are all among the “occupations” of life. Sometimes physical challenges prevent people from participating fully in the

Adult Learners: It’s Never Too Late To Become The Person You Truly Want To Be

You wake up every day to return to the same job you have been dragging yourself to for the past 10 years. However, you don’t see a way out. More sitting at a computer crunching numbers you

The Cream Rises to the Top

Suffolk County Community College Alumnus Mike Romano, 22, executive pastry chef at Rare 650, a Scotto Brothers restaurant in Syosset, showed the world what he was made of when he became a ‘Sweet Genius’ on the Food