Annual Report 2018-19

Academics

In a Minute with Robert Borgatti

The NCCC Public Relations team recently sat down with faculty member Robert (Bob) Borgatti to ask him about his time teaching at NCCC. Read on to learn about this fascinating professor in just a minute!…

The Humanities Side of STEM

STEM is the new buzzword sweeping across the nation from kindergarten through higher education. Many of us presume only the brainiacs will enter the STEM arena; we picture quiet yet brilliant students in thick-rimmed glasses working long equations on calculators hooked up to computers which will solve our modern world problems…

NCCC hosts 33rd Annual College Learning Center Association Conference

Niagara County Community College (NCCC) hosted participants from all over the country as part of the 33rd annual National College Learning Center Association Annual (NCLCA) Conference called, “Unleashing the Power of Your Learning Center.”…

Surgical Technology program receives continuing accreditation

The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) awarded continuing accreditation for ten years to the Surgical Technology program, with an approved satellite campus at Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) in Buffalo, NY…

Faculty Resource Center for Academic Excellence

The V. James Renda Faculty Resource Center for Academic Excellence began hosting a signature lecture series in the fall of 2018. The free events included presentations by notable faculty and encouraged public participation…

NFCI’s Scott Steiner honored as ACF Chef Educator of the Year

Chef Scott Steiner, Assistant Professor and Culinary Arts Program Coordinator at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute (NFCI) was awarded the American Culinary Federation (ACF) Chef Educator of the Year Award for the Northeast Region…

Workforce Development

Apprenticeship training in Plant Maintenance (Electrician) and Maintenance Mechanic (Automatic Equipment) began May 1, 2019 at area employer Saint Gobain in the City of Niagara Falls…

The Transfer Promise Program

Implemented in the fall of 2018, the Transfer Promise Program is designed to admit New York City students who were denied admissions from Buffalo State College…

Veteran Alumnus has a Few Irons in the Fire

Matthew Irons, a United States Veteran and non-traditional student, crossed the stage at the 55th Annual NCCC Commencement Ceremony in May 2019…

NCCC partners with NU

NCCC Interim President William Murabito and NU President Father James Maher held a press conference on December 6, 2018 to announce a new partnership between the two institutions to support and enhance the postsecondary education outcomes and community impact in the Western New York area…

SUNY Chancellor’s Awards

The Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence are honors conferred to acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and to encourage the ongoing pursuit of excellence…

Student Showcase

With the guidance of History professor, Dr. Matthew Clarcq, NCCC hosted its 2nd Annual Student Showcase on April 4, 2019. 35 projects were completed with the exceptional efforts of 39 students…