News & Events Archive


October 19-23 is MA STEM Week and BCC is providing virtual lab tours!

Watch the 60th anniversary celebration!

Join BCC as it celebrates its 60th anniversary with a virtual event built with support from Pittsfield Community TV.

Understanding and Challenging Racism through Written Activism

The Berkshire Honors Program is hosting a forum on October 29 at 2:00 PM with Dr. Chris Himes, who is educator at Miss Hall's School

BCC's TRIO Student Support Services program renewed for five years

BCC's TRIO Student Support Services grant program was renewed for five years, with an award of $1,473,625 to help more students succeed in and graduate from college. BCC's program will receive $294,725 per year, allowing it to continue serving 165 students per academic year through 2025.

Upcoming Transfer Events

Don't miss these transfer event opportunities in the Transfer Google Calendar - there are tons of opportunities to meet with four year schools about transferring to earn your bachelor's degree - right from our Transfer Counseling Services page.

BCC to host Non-Profit Institute Workshop Series

BCC will begin hosting the Non-profit Institute, which runs eight consecutive workshop sessions weekly, on Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:00 pm via Zoom, October 1 - November 19, 2020.

BCC hires new Vice President of Administration & Finance

Berkshire Community College (BCC) is excited to announce that it has hired Andrea Wadsworth as the new Vice President of Administration and Finance.

BCC hires new dean of students, interim dean of enrollment

Berkshire Community College (BCC) is excited to announce that it has hired a new Dean of Students and a new interim Dean of Enrollment Management. Christina Wynn, formerly the dean of enrollment management, has taken the position of dean of business and outreach at the College.

End the stigma - an Op-Ed by T.J. Karis

T.J. Karis, an Admissions Counselor at BCC, writes about his experience going form a community college to a four-year school in less debt, and why others should do the same.

The case for community college Op-Ed

President Ellen Kennedy discusses the reasons why students of all ages should be considering community colleges during the COVID-19 pandemic