december 1 open house

Start planning your new year by checking out TCC’s open house on Dec. 1

Even though the holidays are upon us, it’s the perfect time to plan for next year. Attend Tidewater Community College’s open house on Dec. 1 from...

Tasha Roberts kitchen

Lifelong cook perfected her craft at TCC

Growing up while her cousins played in the back yard, Tasha Roberts cooked in the kitchen with her mother and grandmothers. Now she’s a professional...

oni Anderson studying in the Chesapeake Campus Student Center.

ADHD didn’t prevent this student from succeeding. Now she’s helping others overcome disabilities at TCC

Toni Anderson spent the better part of the last decade as a gas station attendant, scraping to get by. Today at Tidewater Community College, she is...

network infrastructure

Your certificate in network infrastructure along with your certifications can take you places in growing IT field

As a network infrastructure specialist, you’re a problem solver who enjoys troubleshooting challenges that range from login issues to an entire system...

Michelle Wharton

Her first geology class was at TCC. Now licensed in the field, alumna a shareholder in her company

As a licensed geologist and shareholder for Kimley-Horn & Associates, Michelle Wharton enjoys helping people meet their goals. Tidewater Community...

Kia Hardy

A conversation with Kia Hardy

Get to know Kia Hardy, dean of student services at the Norfolk Campus. What is your favorite thing about your job? I enjoy working with adult learners,...

trucking and veterans

TCC receives more federal grant money to train transitioning military, National Guard and Homeland Security members, reservists for trucking careers

Tidewater Community College received a fourth federal grant that will help train military veterans and their spouses for immediate employment while...

New TCC scholarship is a powerful living tribute to lifelong educator

Del Karlsen, 68, believed education was key to giving people a hand in life. His estate gift of $125,000 will ensure that continues to happen. The TCC...

Patrina Felts

Funeral service grad perseveres to realize her dream at TCC

Patrina Felts wants to help you through the worst day of your life. Felts will graduate with her Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service at...

From left, Laverne Ellerbe, executive director, TCC Foundation; Steven Jones, chief development officer, TCC Foundation; Courtney Carr, scholarship recipient; Gregory DeCinque, TCC president; George Ball, senior vice president, Wells Fargo; Van Noland, vice president, Wells Fargo; Christian McClenney, scholarship recipient; Mike Summers, provost, Virginia Beach Campus; Jaedda Hall, STEM Promise coordinator; Zachary Fuge, scholarship recipient

Wells Fargo donates $10,000 to TCC for STEM scholarships

The Tidewater Community College Educational Foundation received a $10,000 donation from Wells Fargo in support of its scholarship program geared toward...

New TCC certificate in restaurant management combines love of food and business

Whether you want to run your own restaurant or manage a popular chain, Tidewater Community College’s new certificate can prepare you for a thriving...

best vets 2018

Military Times ranks TCC the best two-year college for vets in Virginia

Tidewater Community College has been recognized as the top-ranked two-year school in Virginia for its support of veteran and military students, according...

"Families" needed to work to make ends meet, but sometimes found barriers with child care.

Chesapeake Campus students, faculty and staff get a glimpse of poverty in action

Like playing a real-time game of “Life,” more than 50 students, faculty and staff experienced what it’s like to be poor and raise a family in...

The cast of “God of Carnage” (left-right) Brian Breshears as Michael, Michelle Jenkins as Veronica with Ed Palmer playing Alan and Kerry Kruk as Annette.

TCC Theatre presents “God of Carnage” beginning Nov. 2

Ruckus in the family room. Tidewater Community College Theatre will present “God of Carnage” for three weekends in November, beginning Nov. 2. All...

Busch technical studies

With new technical studies degree, your work experience = college credit, saving you time and $$

Going from zero to the 60-some credits needed to earn an associate degree can be an overwhelming prospect if you work all day as apprentices Terrance...

Faculty arts show

TCC’s faculty arts show opens at VAC

Tidewater Community College will hold its 49th Annual Art Faculty Exhibition from Nov. 17 until Jan. 2 at the Visual Arts Center (VAC). The opening...

#NationalManufacturingWeek will celebrate partnership of TCC, CPS, City of Chesapeake and local manufacturing sector

Manufacturing finally has its own week in the City of Chesapeake in large part thanks to a partnership with Tidewater Community College, Chesapeake...

Kevin Hughes, director of economic development for the City of Suffolk with Matt Baumgarten, executive director of the TCC Real Estate Foundation, in giving an update to the Commercial Real Estate Women of Hampton Roads at its monthly meeting.

TCC’s Real Estate Foundation prepping College Point to be a dynamic, mixed-use development with open public access along the waterfront

Tidewater Community College’s Real Estate Foundation will develop what’s been deemed “the last and best large property available in Hampton Roads”...

Neon Festival

Join TCC at the 2018 NEON Festival, Oct. 19

Jammin’ jazz. Tasty tidbits. Glass demos. Join Tidewater Community College at the 2018 NEON Festival on Oct. 19 from 6 to 10 p.m. The two-night festival...

Ursula Jones

All the way in Alaska, meet the state’s first-ever cyber security apprentice

You’ve heard our expression from here, go anywhere? Ursula Jones is anywhere – i.e., Juneau, Alaska, to be exact. She’s also a Tidewater Community...