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BRCC invites new students to attend live, interactive registration sessions

BRCC invites new students to attend live, interactive registration sessions

This month, we invite all first time, transfer, and visiting students to join us at one of our registration sessions for a fun and informational event.

July 07, 2020

BRCC to participate with community college partners in Shell Energy Venture Camp, to be held virtually July 13-17

BRCC to participate with community college partners in Shell Energy Venture Camp, to be held virtually July 13-17

Baton Rouge Community College is proud to participate in the Shell Energy Venture Camp, to be held virtually, July 13-17.

July 01, 2020

BRCC Announces Leadership Appointments

BRCC Announces Leadership Appointments

BRCC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Corlin LeBlanc as Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration.and Sarah Barlow, Ph.D. as Interim Vice Chancellor of Academic and Student Affairs.

July 01, 2020

Fall 2020 at BRCC

Fall 2020 at BRCC

As the state continues to deal with the growing COVID-19 threat and the uncertainty regarding future timelines, Baton Rouge Community College is introducing special changes that will allow the college to continue offering the same great educational and support opportunities for students during the Fall 2020 semester.

June 25, 2020

BRCC announces institutional aid initiatives and special changes to summer and fall scheduling

BRCC announces institutional aid initiatives and special changes to summer and fall scheduling

BRCC is announcing special changes to our upcoming summer session and fall 2020 semester, including institutional aid initiatives, self-directed placement testing, and hybrid courses, among other things.

June 19, 2020

A message from BRCC Chancellor

A message from BRCC Chancellor

The BRCC family, stands together in valuing all people and their opinions. We reject all measures of division and racism and do not tolerate discrimination against any individual for any reason.

June 09, 2020

Virtual New Student Orientation sessions to be held June 11 through August 5

Virtual New Student Orientation sessions to be held June 11 through August 5

To help acclimate new students to Bear culture at Baton Rouge Community College, a series of new student orientation sessions are available

June 03, 2020

BRCC celebrates graduates at Drive-Thru Diploma pick-up

BRCC celebrates graduates at Drive-Thru Diploma pick-up

Approximately 200 BRCC Spring 2020 graduates, along with their family and friends, celebrated their successful college completion today during our drive-thru diploma celebration.

May 29, 2020

Nursing and Allied Health Celebrate Spring Graduates During  Drive-Thru Pinning Ceremony

Nursing and Allied Health Celebrate Spring Graduates During Drive-Thru Pinning Ceremony

Baton Rouge Community College faculty and staff cheered on the graduates from the Nursing and Allied Health Division during a drive-thru Pinning Ceremony on Tuesday, May 26.

May 28, 2020

Drive-Thru Diploma Celebration with BRCC Chancellor, Thurs. May 28

Drive-Thru Diploma Celebration with BRCC Chancellor, Thurs. May 28

More than 400 BRCC graduates will be able to celebrate and pick up their diplomas from BRCC Chancellor Dr Willie Smith during a drive-thru diploma handout on Thursday, May 28 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Governors Building on the Mid City Campus, 201 Community College Drive

May 26, 2020

BRCC to hold Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement on Friday, May 29

BRCC to hold Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement on Friday, May 29

Baton Rouge Community College will host a virtual commencement ceremony honoring Spring 2020 graduates on Friday, May 29, beginning at 10 a.m.

May 14, 2020

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ("Cares Act") was signed into law by President Trump on March 27, 2020.

May 11, 2020

LCTCS Board of Supervisors Select Dr. Willie Smith as Chancellor of Baton Rouge Community College

LCTCS Board of Supervisors Select Dr. Willie Smith as Chancellor of Baton Rouge Community College

Today, Dr. Willie E. Smith was selected as the chancellor of Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Board of Supervisors.

May 06, 2020

BRCC Community: Home Works virtually showcases more than 60 works of art

BRCC Community: Home Works virtually showcases more than 60 works of art

BRCC's Division of Liberal Arts invites the BRCC community to submit art to BRCC

April 27, 2020

Interim Chancellor encourages BRCC community to finish strong

Interim Chancellor encourages BRCC community to finish strong

As a college community, I am impressed with how we have worked together to ensure that no barriers stand in the way of a successful semester.

April 27, 2020

SGA to host virtual elections for spring 2020 officers

SGA to host virtual elections for spring 2020 officers

BRCC's Student Government Association will host a virtual election for new SGA officers. Available positions are President, Vice President of Programming, Vice President of Policy, Secretary, Parliamentarian, Treasurer, Historian, and Senators.

April 15, 2020

BRCC distributes computers to students following transition to online classes due to COVID-19 outbreak

BRCC distributes computers to students following transition to online classes due to COVID-19 outbreak

Baton Rouge Community College has begun distribution of computers to students who have been identified as needing assistance to remove technological obstacles to online learning following BRCC's shift to online instruction for the spring semester due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 09, 2020

BRCC introduces Maymester, opens registration for summer and fall classes, transitions to primarily online delivery

BRCC introduces Maymester, opens registration for summer and fall classes, transitions to primarily online delivery

Registration is open for summer and fall classes at BRCC and a special session, Maymester, has also been added. As the state continues to deal with the growing COVID-19 threat, Summer and Fall classes will be offered through alternative instructional delivery.

April 09, 2020

Baton Rouge Community College donates necessary PPE supplies to Baton Rouge General staff

Baton Rouge Community College donates necessary PPE supplies to Baton Rouge General staff

BRCC's Chief Information Officer, Ron Solomon recently delivered the college's second donation of necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) supplies to healthcare workers at Baton Rouge General.

April 06, 2020

No-Cost Testing Service for Students: Respondus

No-Cost Testing Service for Students: Respondus

As BRCC moves to a fully online semester, the college will use Respondus to proctor all high stakes exams. There is no cost to the student for this service.

March 26, 2020

Magnolia Library offers over 100 online databases for the BRCC community

Magnolia Library offers over 100 online databases for the BRCC community

The Magnolia Library at Baton Rouge Community College offers student, faculty, and staff access to more than 100 online databases, which include the full text of thousands of electronic journals, magazines, and newspapers, as well as over 70,000 eBooks.

March 20, 2020

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