Media Advisory: Riviera ISD announces new Early College High School Partnership with CBC

Media Advisory Newly formed Riviera Seahawk Early College Academy (Kaufer High School) to host ECHS Celebration and College Signing Day Kaufer High School in Riviera, Texas will recognize students who have committed to attend Coastal Bend College (CBC) in fall 2015 as well as all of the students who participate in the dual enrollment program. Riviera Independent School District (ISD) will also announce their newly formed Early College High School partnership with CBC for the 2015-2016 … Continue reading Media Advisory: Riviera ISD announces new Early College High School Partnership with CBC

CBC plans for state-of-the-art science labs at Beeville campus

Headline: CBC plans for state-of-the-art science labs at Beeville campus BEEVILLE, TX— At the regular board meeting of the Coastal Bend College (CBC) Board of Trustees on Wednesday, April 15, the board moved to approve laboratory renovations for the anatomy and physiology (A&P) lab and science stock room on the Beeville campus. The renovations will be funded by Project OASIS—a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) grant focusing on increasing the number of Hispanics and … Continue reading CBC plans for state-of-the-art science labs at Beeville campus

CBC Softball player signs with Schreiner University

Headline: CBC Softball player signs with Schreiner University Coastal Bend College (CBC) sophomore student athlete Alyssa Reyes has become the second CBC softball player to sign a letter of intent with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III Schreiner University. She is heading to Kerrville, Texas this fall to play softball as a catcher and utility player for the Mountaineers. This May, Reyes will graduate from CBC with an Associate of Applied Science. While … Continue reading CBC Softball player signs with Schreiner University

CBC hosts community open house for its new state-of-the-art Cougar Center facility

Headline: CBC hosts community open house for its new state-of-the-art Cougar Center facility Sub Headline: R.W. Dirks to be honored at event for his commitment to higher education BEEVILLE, TX— Coastal Bend College (CBC) is pleased to announce the grand opening of its newest facility on campus, the Cougar Center. The Cougar Center, located in the R.W. Dirks Student Services Building, houses the admissions, registrar, and financial aid offices and is designed to be a one-stop … Continue reading CBC hosts community open house for its new state-of-the-art Cougar Center facility

Coastal Bend College Foundation awards innovative teaching grants to faculty members

Photo Cutline: From left to right: Dr. Twila Johnson, dean of academics and professor of history; Laura Yeck, English instructor; Kelly Rea, social sciences division chair and assistant professor of psychology and sociology; and Jarod Bleibdrey, history and government instructor, were awarded ConocoPhillips Innovative Teaching Grant awards from the Coastal Bend College Foundation. These faculty members will implement their initiatives during the spring 2015 semester. The Coastal Bend College Foundation proudly awarded two ConocoPhillips Innovative … Continue reading Coastal Bend College Foundation awards innovative teaching grants to faculty members