October 2016

For Immediate Release
October 31, 2016

CCSNH Public Statement on Wire Fraud Incident

Concord, NH - The Community College System of NH has been the victim of an incident of wire fraud about which we wish to inform the community. While we are actively engaged in mitigating the incident, we felt it was important to share this news in order to warn other organizations about this business email compromise scheme targeting colleges and universities, and potentially any entity operating in a public bidding environment.

October 25, 2016

River Valley Community College announces two free opportunities for kids to learn technology skills

Alice 3D Animation Programming and Kids in Technology Day connect students of all ages to computer science and each other

For Immediate Release
October 25, 2016

Community College System of NH Awarded Grant to Strengthen Apprenticeships
Funds will support ApprenticeshipUSA program


Concord, NH – The Community College System of NH (CCSNH) has been awarded a $1.2 million grant from the US Department of Labor to enhance apprenticeship opportunities within the information technology, healthcare and manufacturing sectors.

October 24, 2016


Lakes Region Community College Celebrates Oktoberfest with New Brewing and Fermentation Certificate

Future brewers and vintners learn production and operations skills to work in fast-growing craft brewing industry

October 20, 2016

River Valley Community College’s evolving Catch the Wave program empowers high school students to earn college credit

Reduced tuition program reinforces academics, responsibility, and follow-through

October 17, 2016

Community College System of NH Celebrates Manufacturing Week Through Partnerships

By: CCSNH Chancellor Ross Gittell

New Hampshire joined 49 states to celebrate Manufacturing Week through events, tours, student engagement and more. The celebration is intended to shine a brighter light on manufacturing, on career opportunities and on many companies that serve as economic engines for our economy.

October 5, 2016

River Valley Community College helps train new employees at New Hampshire Ball Bearings through unique industry partnership

20th class of new-hire Manufacturing Bootcamp about to begin at Keene Academic Center Machine Tool Lab

October 3, 2016

Manufacturing workforce learns 3D modeling, CNC machining, and 3D printing through community partnership with White Mountains Community College, Littleton High School, and local businesses

Free course sparks interest in technical manufacturing