Blazing a trail, one weld at a time

According to American Welder Magazine, approximately six percent of the welders in the United States are women. Kali Wealch, an occupational studies student at Washtenaw Community College, is one of them.

A role model for GED students

Marisol Warunek, an administrative assistant for the Adult Transitions GED Pathways program, is the first person most potential GED students meet at WCC. It doesn’t take long to realize they’re speaking with a living billboard for conquering apprehension and capitalizing on a second chance.

Life Images: Art with heart

A Washtenaw Community College photography student took an existing partnership between the college’s Digital Media Arts department and the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center and introduced several fascinating new layers.

WCC: Tree Campus USA

WCC recently became one of four colleges in the state of Michigan to receive Tree Campus USA certification from the Arbor Day Foundation and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.

Bravo! Students applaud faculty, staff

Created by Student Activities three years ago, the Bravo! Awards give WCC students an opportunity to thank helpful staff members and demonstrate appreciation for faculty in a more personal manner than teacher evaluations allow.

We asked: #WhyWCC?

Throughout April, two-year public institutions across the country celebrated Community College Month, an opportunity to tout the affordable educational opportunities they offer students seeking a direct path to the workforce or to transfer to a four-year institution. WCC celebrated by asking students and community leaders #WhyWCC?