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Commencement 2015

CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2015! Schenectady County Community College's 45th Commencement Ceremony was held on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Proctors, located in downtown Schenectady.

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Click here to learn more about this year's Commencement, to read the Commencement program and to meet this year's Keynote Speaker Antonio Civitella.

Graduate Spotlights

Abdul Rafiqi graduate spotlight

Abdul Rafiqi, Science
Childhood dreams of practicing medicine and helping others


Taylor de Moree graduate spotlight

Taylor de Moree, Human Services
Next fall she'll be rowing Division I


Davis Louis Jr. graduate spotlight

Davis Louis Jr., Culinary Arts/Hotel and Restaurant Management
He has a love for cooking mixed with equal amounts of ambition and enthusiasm


Eric Emmons graduate spotlight

Eric Emmons, Computer Networking Systems and Cyber Security
An early job offer and some helpful advice


Eric Emmons graduate spotlight

Chenya D'Arcangelis, Performing Arts: Music
A flutist who wants to teach others


Emma Pasquali graduate spotlight

Emma Pasquali, Business Administration
Motivated to help her community


May 2015




Press Releases

Student Athletes Named To 2014-2015 Academic All-Region
7-7-2015

SCCC Faculty and Staff Earn 2015 SUNY Chancellor's Awards for Excellence
6-8-2015

SCCC Bowler Chosen as SUNY Scholar Athlete
6-3-2015

Transfinder CEO & President Antonio Civitella to Address Class of 2015 During 45th SCCC Commencement
3-29-2015

SCCC Expands Chemical Dependency Counseling Program with Problem Gambling Curriculum
3-27-2015

Empire Jazz Orchestra Jazz Masters Series Presents Ray Vega, Trumpet
3-26-2015

SCCC Offering Leadership Training Non-Credit Course
3-19-2015

SCCC Student earns Vanguard Award
3-19-2015

SCCC Presidential Search Finalists Announced
3-18-2015

Area SUNY Presidents Support "Invest in SUNY"
3-9-2015

Pulitzer Prize-Winning author Gilbert King to speak at SCCC
2-2015

Chefs for Success at SCCC: A gastronomic journey through "The Flavors of America"
2-2015

SCCC Foundation Names Transfinder CEO & President Antonio Civitella Chair of Annual 'Food for Thought and All That Jazz'
2-2015

New York BizLab's First Tenant, SureDone, Approved in Start-Up NY
1-2015

SCCC To Host Hospitality, Culinary Arts and Tourism Learning Expo
1-2015

SCCC To Honor Students at Special HPOG Graduation Ceremony
1-2015

New Beverage Management Program Unveiled Before Board of Trustees
1-2015

SCCC and Richmor Aviation Soar High With Renewal of Successful Partnership
1-2015

SCCC's Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program Generates Substantial Positive Impact on Local Economy, Transforms Lives
HPOG participant exemplifies success of program with statewide award

SCCC to Host Open House at Albany Site
College to offer more than 20 courses in downtown Albany this spring

One of America's Premier Two-Year College Music Programs Teams With Top Four-Year Programs in Seamless Transfer Agreements

SCCC to Host Community Roundtable and Panel Discussion: Economic Inequality, American Dreams

With Pledge, Schenectady County Community College Moves Forward With Kindl Building Renovations
SCCC Trustees Applaud Generous Donation, Approve Resolution for County Appropriation

SCCC Chosen for Nationwide Grant to Expand Health Care Training
SCCC to Offer First Community Health Worker Training in College Setting in the Capital Region

Schenectady County Community College to Host Screening of American Made Movie, part of National Manufacturing Day

YouthBuild Schenectady and SCCC Kick Off Dropout Recovery Effort

"Rock & Enroll" at SCCC

SCCC Budget Approved by Schenectady County Legislature - Represents a Modest $3 Per Credit Increase as College Expands Offerings 8-2014

College Welcomes Three New Trustees 7-2014

New Communication Concentration at SCCC Teaches New Media Skills; Perfect for Transfer
6-2014

Schenectady County Community College Receives State Approval for START-UP NY Campus Plan
6-2014

SCCC To Applaud Its Remarkable 2014 Graduates During 44th Commencement
5-2014

SCCC and The Schenectady Foundation Continue to Support Schenectady Youth
12-2013

SCCC of Music Earns Prestigious Reaccreditation12-26-2013

Saratoga Casino and Raceway Establishes Scholarship to Support Industry Education 9-23-2013

Foundation Recognizes Scholars and Honors Concentration Students with Scholarships 8-26-2013

SCCC Chairwoman Recognized for Regional Leadership Role 8-19-2013

Local Couple Makes Generous Donation in Memory of Local Orchestra Leader to Benefit Music Students 7-2013

SCCC Athletic Department Names Basketball Player and Bowler 2013 Female/Male Athletes of the Year 6-19-2013

SCCC Faculty and Staff Earn SUNY Chancellor's Awards for Excellence 6-19-2013

Student Will Learn Complete Recording Process During First Audio Recording Institute This Summer 6-12-2013

Schenectady County Community College Faculty and Administration To Applaud Graduates During 43rd Commencement 5-21-2013

Schenectady County Community College To Present Scholarships and Awards to Students During 42nd Honors Convocation 5-20-2013

Registration for Summer Classes at SCCC Begins This Week 4-15-2013

Schenectady County Community College Foundation to Cover Half Tuition for Students in New Honors Concentration Program 4-08-2013

Schenectady County Community College Commencement to Feature Keynote Address by Alumnus, Gaming CEO 4-02-2013

Schenectady County Community College Students Chosen for State Awards
4-02-2013

SUNY and NYSED Approve SCCC Casino and Gaming Management Degree Program 3-19-2013

CDPHP Announces Support for SCCC Health Professions Opportunity Grants (HPOG) Program 3-06-2013

Women's Basketball Coach Named Conference Coach of the Year 3-01-2013

SCCC To Begin 201 State St. Renovations 2-25-2013

College President Appointed to Regional Economic Development Council
2-13-2013

SCCC Partners with Albany County to Bring Students to Downtown Albany
1-17-2013

SCCC and Price Chopper Supermarkets Celebrate Black History Month at SCCC
1-15-2013

SCCC Congratulates Students Named to President's and Dean's Lists for Fall 2012
1-11-2013

Schenectady County Community College Hosts Shine The Light: A Domestic Violence Awareness Program - View photos 12-17-2012

Schenectady County Community College Receives $100,000 Grant for Last Year's Hurricane Irene Repairs; Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority Helps Secure Grant to Cover Damages 12-13-2012

SCCC Chairwoman Reappointed to National Organization 12-13-2012

SCCC Royals "Stand Up To Cancer" 11-08-2012

College Salutes Veterans With Special Program - View photos 11-07-2012

SCCC Hosts Juvenile Fire Setting Prevention Seminar and Fire Safety Education Awards Ceremony 10-18-2012

SCCC Welcomes New Faculty and Staff 10-1-2012

Schenectady County Community College To Participate in New York State "Completion Day" on October 3 9-26-2012

SCCC Named Military Friendly School 9-17-2012

SCCC and CDTA Extend Successful Partnership Offering Students Universal Access to CDTA Buses 9-04-2012

SCCC Board of Trustees Meeting Dates for 2012-2013 8-30-2012

New Group of Health Care Professionals To Graduate From Program 8-21-2012

SCCC Board of Trustees Support Tobacco-Free Initiative 7-30-2012

Schenectady Heritage Foundation Presents Award for SCCC Portico 7-11-2012

SCCC Holds 42nd Commencement 5-24-2012

College Faculty and Staff Earn Prestigious SUNY Chancellor's Awards for Excellence 5-24-2012

Schenectady County Community College Names Female and Male Athletes of the Year 5-21-2012

SCCC Foundation Hits High Note With $100,000 Contribution for New School of Music Recording Studio 5-02-2012

SCCC Alum's Work in Africa Combines Music and Sustainability 4-12-2012

SCCC Students Chosen for SUNY Chancellor's Awards for Excellence and NYCCT Phi Theta Kappa Awards 4-04-2012

45th Anniversary Video



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