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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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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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