Phi Theta Kappa to host Fundraiser at CBC Beeville

By: Sera F. Quiroga, Communications Staff Writer

Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Rho Lambda chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is hosting a turkey & dressing plate fundraiser on Thursday, March 30. The fundraiser will take place at CBC Beeville inside of the James R. Dougherty Student Center from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.

The plates are $8 and will include turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce and bread. Baked goods, drinks and confetti eggs will also be available for purchase on the day of the fundraiser.

PTK is an international academic honor society that promotes scholarship amongst two-year college students. PTK provides students with the opportunity to develop a specific skill set that is focused on honor, leadership and service.

For more information, please contact CBC Beeville’s PTK Advisor Lupita Ramirez at (361) 354-2505, (361) 358-4542 or (361) 484-1132.

City Water Main Break Forces CBC Alice Closure

By: Bernie Saenz, CBC Director of Marketing & Public Relations

ALICE–Due to a city water main break, Coastal Bend College (CBC) Alice will be closed effective immediately for the rest of the day.

For more information, please visit Updates will also be posted to the College’s social media channels including Facebook ( and Twitter (@CBCFuture).


All CBC locations closed for Spring Break

Contact: Bernie Saenz, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, (361) 354-2258

BEEVILLE-All Coastal Bend College (CBC) locations will be closed Monday, March 13 through Friday, March 17 for spring break. The College will reopen for business and classes will resume on Monday, March 20 at 7 a.m.

Registration for Maymester, summer I and II, and the fall 2017 semester is currently available at all CBC locations. Students with no holds may register online at via Campus Connect.

Financial aid is still available for students who qualify. Students should visit in order to complete and submit their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). In order to ensure that CBC receives your FAFSA information, be sure to utilize CBC’s school code 003546.

For more information regarding registration and course offerings, be sure to visit or email


CBC Radiologic Technology Program to host Information Session

By: Sera F. Quiroga, Communications Staff Writer

The Radiologic Technology Program at Coastal Bend College (CBC) invites prospective students to attend an information session on Tuesday, April 4 at 3:30 p.m. Students who are interested in enrolling into the College’s Radiologic Technology Program are highly encouraged to attend one of the information sessions. Information sessions will take place concurrently at the following CBC locations:

  • CBC Beeville- George F. Elam Building Room 111
  • CBC Alice- Room 204
  • CBC Kingsville- Room 120
  • CBC Pleasanton- Room 138

Additional information regarding CBC’s Radiologic Technology Program is available by visiting