“If not for my experience at TCC, I would not be where I am today”

Tania Golden Beldy has always been interested in criminal justice and the law. But after the news reported the new doll she bought for her daughter...

Award-winning “Doubt: A Parable” presented by TCC Theatre

TCC Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning play “Doubt: A Parable” for seven shows in late February and early March. All performances will be held...

teacher prep

New TCC program a pipeline to increase the supply, diversity of PreK-8 teachers

Tidewater Community College will start a teacher preparation specialization beginning with its summer session 2020. The Associate of Science in General...

At work on a doctorate at Johns Hopkins, the founder of two nonprofits credits TCC

Ateba Gaines didn’t think she was very smart, but Tidewater Community College’s Dr. Samuel Lamb told her she would one day have the title “Dr.”...

TCC earns Military Friendly distinction again

Tidewater Community College has earned a 2020-21 Military Friendly® Schools designation. In rankings released Tuesday, compiled by Military Friendly,...

MLK scholarship recipient: “TCC literally saved my life.”

Jacquelyn Boykins grew up appreciating Martin Luther King Jr. Today the 66-year-old Tidewater Community College student shares a bond with the legendary...

From Fortnite to formulas, TCC summer camps offer something for everyone

Designing your own version of Fortnite? Channeling your inner entrepreneur? Learning to publish original content on YouTube? Tidewater Community College...

studio arts

From here, earn your BFA at Old Dominion seamlessly

Tidewater Community College arts students can now benefit from a new transfer agreement with Old Dominion University. TCC students who have completed...

skilled trades academy

Inside the Skilled Trades Academy: Sheet Metal

Tidewater Community College’s Skilled Trades Academy offers hands-on, short-term instruction for in-demand trade jobs. This is the first part in a...

Interior Design student places in national carpet design competition

Tidewater Community College Interior Design student Colleen Garrettson recently placed in the top five in a student competition sponsored by Delos Custom...

Black History Month 2020

Tidewater Community College celebrates Black History Month 2020 with a keynote address by Vernon J. Hurte, associate vice president and dean of students...

TCC delegation advocates for G3 at General Assembly

College Board Chair Cindy Free and President Marcia Conston led a contingent of 16 Tidewater Community College representatives to the General Assembly...

Nita Wood

English professor awarded college’s MLK service award posthumously

Nita Wood loved books and writing and treated her English students at Tidewater Community College as family. “She always had someone from TCC for...

From here to business owner in one semester

With just one semester at Tidewater Community College behind her, Nia Vargas, 21, is on her way to launching her very own business. Rollin Juices, a...

TCC faculty speaks his truth through poetry

Tidewater Community College English instructor Daniel “D.L.” Pearlman has a way with words. In the last two years, his poetry has received five...

Erica Church, Kelly Clarkson, Kierra Brothers, David Wright

From here to Hollywood

First trip to In-N-Out Burger? Done. Posing with Snoop Dogg’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? Yep. Sitting alongside singer-songwriter Kelly Clarkson...

Happenstance art exhibit

Norfolk photographer brings “Happenstance” to TCC Perry Glass Wheel

Tidewater Community College will feature “Happenstance: Southern Tour” from Jan. 18 through March 22 at the TCC Perry Glass Wheel Arts Center. The...

Breakfast and lunch now served at TCC

Are you hungry for something new this semester? Check out the fresh food options available at TCC’s Campus Cafés and Campus Cups. The college’s...

New TCC security phone number and mobile app to launch Jan. 13

Beginning Jan. 13, 2020, Tidewater Community College is using one single phone number for TCC security at all TCC locations. Simply dial 757-822-7777...

Navy vet trains for solar energy career in just five weeks

Weston Craig found a new career after one phone call to Tidewater Community College. After being laid off from Norfolk Naval Shipyard two years ago,...