CBC adds 14 Orange Grove High School students at College Signing Day event

By: Sera F. Quiroga, Communications Staff Writer Seniors from Orange Grove High School (OGHS) recently participated in a College Signing Day event. The event was hosted on Friday, April 7 and was held in the cafeteria at OGHS. Family, friends, Coastal Bend College (CBC) staff and OGHS were in attendance to recognize each students’ commitment to pursing a higher education. CBC Recruiter/Advisor Addison Smithwick and CBC Dual Enrollment Specialist Daniel Rea were in attendance to recognize … Continue reading CBC adds 14 Orange Grove High School students at College Signing Day event

CBC Beeville hosts Cougar Night Orientation

Incoming freshman Brandon Bejarano from Beeville, left, chats with Coastal Bend College President Dr. Beatriz T. Espinoza at Cougar Night Orientation held on August 11. Bejarano's goal is to transfer to a university after completing his studies at CBC. Over 40 prospective students attended Cougar Night Orientation and learned about the variety of student success and support services available at the College. The evening orientation provided access to college events and services for students who work … Continue reading CBC Beeville hosts Cougar Night Orientation

CBC Talent Search Grant Renewed for Five Years

CBC Talent Search Grant Renewed for Five Years BEEVILLE & ALICE, TX—  The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Talent Search programs in Beeville and Alice each received a grant renewal for an additional five years. The total grant award each year is $322,080 and $295,679 for Beeville and Alice, respectively. CBC’s Talent Search program in Beeville serves 671 at-risk high school students from 12 high schools in the following counties: Bee, Karnes, Live Oak, Refugio and … Continue reading CBC Talent Search Grant Renewed for Five Years

CBC Athletics gets set to host Jackson’s Triple Threat Basketball Camps

Headline: CBC Athletics gets set to host Jackson’s Triple Threat Basketball Camps The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Athletics program is hosting Derrick Jackson Triple Threat Basketball Camps on June 20-23 for athletes 7-12 years of age and June 27-30 for athletes 13-17 years of age. Each basketball camp will take place at CBC Beeville inside of the Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center (gym) from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Athletes wishing to participate in … Continue reading CBC Athletics gets set to host Jackson’s Triple Threat Basketball Camps

Fall 2016 Registration Dates announced for all CBC locations

Headline: Fall 2016 Registration Dates announced for all CBC locations In order to better serve students, Coastal Bend College (CBC) will host fall 2016 registration events at all CBC locations. Students who attend a registration event will have the opportunity to meet with an advisor and/or student services staff. The priority registration dates for each CBC location are as follows: Beeville Veteran's Registration Day: June 22 Priority Registration Days: June 22-23 Registration Days: July 13-14 … Continue reading Fall 2016 Registration Dates announced for all CBC locations