Radiologic Technology Program at CBC Gets Set To Host Information Session


The Radiologic Technology Program at Coastal Bend College (CBC) invites prospective students to attend an information session on Tuesday, November 8 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

CBC Hosts Employer Panel Workshop For Current Students

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Coastal Bend College (CBC) recently hosted an Employer Workshop for current students. The workshop was held in the R. W. Dirks Student Services Building and featured representatives from local businesses.

Representatives who attended the workshop to speak with students included: Woodforest National Bank Branch Manager Henry Trevino; Woodforest National Bank Assistant Manager Crystal Thompson; Full Circle Village Owner/Manager Karen West; Full Circle Village Assistant Manager Valkena Wharton; Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) Investigator Terry Burton; and Park-Breidenbach Properties Owner/Broker Debra Park.

The workshop spanned two hours and covered various topics that students will need to practice before searching for a job. Topics of discussion included: job interview preparations, interview question examples, occupation role/responsibility and mock interviews.

CBC prides itself in providing students with an excellent education and preparation for the next step in each student’s future. Educational and enrichment workshops are hosted for students throughout the academic year free of charge for current students. For more information, please contact Leslie McCaleb-Dillon at (361) 354-2246 or via email at

CBC Kingsville Gets Set To Host Fall Fest Celebration


Members of the community and surrounding areas are invited to attend Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Fall Fest event on Wednesday, November 2 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Fall Fest is a free family-friendly event that will take place in the CBC Kingsville parking lot, which is located at 1814 S. Brahma Boulevard.

Fall Fest is set to feature free games, activities, face painting and live entertainment. In addition, Fall Fest will also host a special performance by Live2Dance Dance Studio’s Teen Class.

Individuals who are interested in learning more about the academic and workforce programs that are available at CBC Kingsville will have the opportunity to do so at Fall Fest. Representatives from the College’s Financial Aid Office will also be available to meet with students and assist them with their 2017-2018 free application for federal student aid (FAFSA).

Information about CBC Kingsville’s Fall Fest event is available by calling (361) 592-1615 ext. 4036.

CBC Student Dental Hygiene Association Sponsors Supply Drive To Assist the Women’s Shelter of South Texas

Headline: CBC Student Dental Hygiene Association Sponsors Supply Drive To Assist the Women’s Shelter of South Texas

Coastal Bend College (CBC) will be observing Domestic Violence Awareness Month. CBC’s Student Dental Hygiene Association is sponsoring a supply drive with all supplies collected benefitting the Women’s Shelter of South Texas. The supply drive is scheduled to take place throughout the month of October and will feature a donation station inside of the James R. Dougherty, Jr. Dental Technology Building.

CBC’s Student Dental Hygiene Association members are asking for community members to donate the following unused/sealed items: toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, body wash, conditioner, baby soap, baby shampoo, wash cloths, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.) pillows, pillow cases, socks (women & children), pregnancy test, and plastic kitchenware/cutlery. For more information about the supply drive, please contact CBC Dental Hygiene Assistant Professor Jennifer Arismendez at (361) 354-2555 or via email at