Tag: sife

A story of survival

BRCC group gets out of Haiti Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Mass chaos. People running through the streets ripping their clothes off. “People thought it was the apocalypse, that it was the end of the world,” remembers Rebecca Evans, an accounting professor at Blue Ridge Community College, who led a group of students and faculty […]


Report: BRCC students safe in Haiti

   Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net As of the most recent report, a group of Blue Ridge Community College students and staff members in Haiti this week on a service project is accounted for and safe. “We have received an encouraging message from an American volunteer who is currently in Haiti and who has worked […]


BRCC business group to lend a hand to Haiti

The Blue Ridge Community College Students in Free Enterprise Team will travel to LaGonave, Haiti Jan. 18-24. Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, has been ravaged by four hurricanes this year that destroyed 60 percent of domestic crops and caused billions of dollars in damages.


BRCC free-enterprise team repeats as national champion

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net They are national champs – again. The Blue Ridge Community College Students in Free Enterprise team repeated as national champions at the SIFE USA National Exposition held May 13-15 in Chicago. More than 140 teams with more than 3,000 students took part in the competition. More than 650 business executives […]