Quentin Johnson, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

OPINION

His thoughts — What’s the plan?

Last year, the Virginia Community College System approved a strategic plan for the 23 community colleges in the Commonwealth. That plan provided an overarching blueprint ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Friday, November 18, 2022 12:00 pm

College

His thoughts — Shaped by teachers

The fall semester is underway, and the halls at Southside Virginia Community College are abuzz. Information is also coursing through our digital communication networks as ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, September 8, 2022 12:00 pm

Columns

His thoughts — Establish your legacy

There’s a lot to celebrate in August. Fun days include Ice Cream Sandwich Day (August 2) and National Tooth Fairy Day (August 22). Historically important ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, August 18, 2022 12:00 pm

OPINION

His thoughts — World Youth Skills Day focuses on importance of education

World Youth Skills Day, established in 2014 by the United Nations General Assembly, falls on July 15. The day provides an opportunity to acknowledge the ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, July 14, 2022 12:00 pm

OPINION

His thoughts — Proud of SVCC graduates

Southside Virginia Community College hosted an in-person commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14. The event, held on the Christanna Campus in Alberta, honored the accomplishments ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, May 26, 2022 12:00 pm

OPINION

His thoughts — Praise for helping hands

National Volunteer Week occurs this year during the week of April 17 through 23. The annual commemoration, which is currently organized by the Points of ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, April 21, 2022 12:05 pm

OPINION

His Thoughts — Planning to succeed

Last year, the Virginia Community College State Board unanimously approved a new strategic plan, Opportunity 2027. Dr. Michelle Edmonds, Dean of Nursing, Allied Health and ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Saturday, March 26, 2022 10:00 am

SVCC

Opinion — It’s basketball time

It’s that exciting season when our national attention turns to basketball. Soon, we’ll be picking our brackets and rooting for our favorites in the NCAA ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Saturday, February 19, 2022 12:00 pm

Editorials

Opinion — Dr. King’s Legacy and the True Goal of Education

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed on the third Monday of January. This year, the commemoration took place on Jan. 17. The National Park ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Friday, January 21, 2022 12:00 pm

SVCC

Opinion — A new year is coming

As 2021 wraps up, many people will pause to look back at the year gone by and begin planning for the one to come. Thanksgiving ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Friday, December 17, 2021 10:10 am

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