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April 22, 2014

It's S.H.O.W. time at Great Bay Community College

by Suzanne Laurent

PORTSMOUTH — Students at Great Bay Community College’s campus at Pease International Tradeport had the chance Monday to show off their work to their peers and the public during the college’s second annual S.H.O.W. — Students Highlighting Outstanding Work — event.

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April 17, 2014

N.H. community colleges slash tuition 5 percent

CONCORD — Students at New Hampshire's seven community colleges — including Great Bay Community College in Portsmouth — will see lower tuition bills starting in the fall of 2014.

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April 16, 2014

Tuition Will Go Down at New Hampshire’s Community Colleges

For Immediate Release Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Contact: Shannon Reid, Director of Communications
603-568-5599 or
sreid@ccsnh.edu

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April 9, 2014

Governor Hassan Creates STEM Education Task Force

For Immediate Release
April 9, 2014

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March 18, 2014

Great Bay Community College cited for enrollment growth

PORTSMOUTH - Great Bay Community College was recently cited in an annual report conducted by Community College Week as being among the top 50 colleges with the highest enrollment increases in their category.

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January 23, 2014

Great Bay Community College and Seacoast School of Technology (SST) Partner to Offer New Welding Certificate Program

by Lisa Proulx

Information Session to be held on February 3rd at SST

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January 19, 2014

Unlocking your potential at Great Bay Community College lunch series

by GRETYL MACALASTER

PORTSMOUTH - For the last seven years, Exeter resident Chris Yonker has been helping business executives, leaders and celebrities achieve their greatest potential.

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December 6, 2013

DRED commissioner talks about modern manufacturing At celebration for agency’s partnership with community colleges

by Liz Markhlevskaya

PORTSMOUTH — While some young people still think of manufacturing as assembly lines and repetitive work, in the modern age that is far from true.

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December 5, 2013

More Students Choose Community College Transfer En Route To Bachelor's Degree

by Emily Corwin

Twenty-six thousand dollars. That’s about how much students can save by going to a community college for two years, then transferring to a four-year school. Not including financial aid or room and meals.

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November 26, 2013

Great Bay Community College Enters New Era

by Leonard Stuart

(Editor’s Note: This is the second article in a series that will run in the magazine over the next year focusing on each of the seven community colleges and the investments being made in them.)

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September 29, 2013

AMPed up about manufacturing

by Michael McCord

PORTSMOUTH — When the inaugural N.H. Manufacturing Week kicks off Saturday, Oct. 5, the goal of organizers is to highlight the combination of a manufacturing sector revival and the establishment of a training and education infrastructure to help employers.

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September 28, 2013

Marine who lost leg inspiration at Great Bay Community College

by Joey Cresta

PORTSMOUTH — A U.S. Marine who lost his right leg in Afghanistan is charting a new course that is inspiring teachers and officials at Great Bay Community College.

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September 19, 2013

Community colleges reaching out to high schools

by Joey Cresta

PORTSMOUTH — The leaders of the Community College System of New Hampshire say they need to reach out more to high schools about what it's going to take to prepare young people for a work force that demands a strong base in math and science.

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September 16, 2013

Five colleges on Pease find it better to collaborate than compete

by Howard Altschiller

The five colleges offering classes at Pease International Tradeport find it is better to cooperate than compete.

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June 14, 2012

WorkReadyNH extends free training to younger teens

PORTSMOUTH — The WorkReadyNH program is expanding to help youth age 16 and older develop job skills.

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November 28, 2011

Community college helps train workers

by Michael McCord

PORTSMOUTH — Last week at Great Bay Community College, the first seven graduates of the new WorkReady New Hampshire program completed their course work and received a pair of certificates, including the National Career Readiness Certificate.

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October 5, 2011

Lynch touts job skills training program

by Charles McMahon

PORTSMOUTH - Gov. John Lynch on Tuesday officially launched a new job training program at Great Bay Community College.

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October 3, 2011

Lynch to launch WorkReady NH as part of jobs initiative

by Charles McMahon

PORTSMOUTH — Gov. John Lynch will visit Great Bay Community College on Tuesday to talk jobs and launch the start of a new program, WorkReady NH.

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