What does it mean to be a Shark? It means passion, family, quality, teamwork, and success. Suffolk's athletic teams have been the proud winners of six national championships and four regional championships. In the 2013 to 2014 academic year, seven athletes have been honored with placement on the NJCAA Academic All-American team, while maintaining a GPA of 3.8 and higher, and two coaches have been the recipients of the Metropolitan Referees Sportsmanship Award. Hear as student athletes and their coaches express, in their own words, their pride in the Suffolk athletic program. Edited by Mary Ayers, Radio & Television intern.
SCCC College Showcase
A look at Suffolk County Community College's diverse programs, 3 campuses and incredible faculty and students.
A Hope House Experience
Located in Port Jefferson and founded by Father Francis Pizzarelli, Adjunct Professor of Sociology at the Ammerman campus, Hope House Ministries uses an holistic approach to aid and empower youth who are homeless or suffering from addiction. Charlie, a student the Chemical Dependency Counselor Program at Suffolk County Community College, shares his experience with Hope House. If you or someone you love needs help, contact The Kolbe Center, at Hope House Ministries, 631-473-0025, or Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (LICADD), at 516-747-2606.
Addiction Series / Martin
In this video, Martin shares his story about his struggle with addiction, getting the help he needed and finally, finding inner peace and purpose in his life through helping others. Martin is a student in the Chemical Dependency Counselor Program at Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood NY.