Success Stories Archive

Student Success: Isamal Fritzberg

Expected Degree and Graduation Date:  AS in Early Childhood Education, May 2016 Isamal Fritzberg has always enjoyed working with children, which is why she decided to study early childhood education. “I enjoy working with children—I’ve been working

Student Success: Veronica Tomlinson

Expected Degree and Graduation Date:  AS in Early Childhood Education, May 2016 Veronica Tomlinson always loved playing “school” and pretending that she was the teacher when she was young. So, it’s only natural that she decided to

Broadcast Media Technology Program Accelerates Careers in Radio or TV

If you are dreaming of a career in broadcast radio or television, RCC’s Broadcast Media Technology Program (BMT) can connect you to knowledge, skills and job opportunities. This program is designed for students who want to learn

A Second Time to Shine: RCC Gives Students Another Shot at Success

For Sharon Olivo (AA, ’15), her freshman year in college was a disappointment. “I attended a four year school in Florida, mostly because of the financial aid package,” says Sharon. “I had trouble fitting in. Most of

Student Success Story: Deila Vieira

Delia Viera wanted to create a better life for her family. She says, “Before becoming a phlebotomist, I was working part-time jobs at a call center and I did not have a steady work schedule. It was

Spotlight on RCC Faculty: Meet Carl Reid

When Carl Reid was around eight years old, his mother, who worked at a hospital in Brooklyn, NY, began taking her young son with her to work on weekends. At the hospital, he witnessed a flurry of

Kevin Small Jr.

Kevin Small Jr. embodies the ideal of student civic involvement coupled with excellence in academic achievement. While a student at RCC, the 19-year-old Dorchester native was active in the Student Government Association. He led the revalidation of

Nene Diallo: Roxbury Community College’s “29 Who Shine” Awardee

As a student at Roxbury Community College, Nene has distinguished herself as an outstanding and academically talented student. She is among 29 outstanding student graduates from the Commonwealth’s public higher education system to be recognized for excellent

RCC’s Biotechnology Program Earns High Marks

Students enrolled in Roxbury Community College’s Biotechnology Program can gain valuable hands-on experience working as interns at some of the area’s most prestigious colleges or companies. Through the Biotechnology Internship Program, RCC students have had the opportunity

RCC’s Honors Program Boosts Student Scholarship