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Category: Science, Biotechnology, Mathematics and Information Technologies

Students, Community Leaders, College Visit Advanced Technology Center in Rock Hill

Information gathering trip reveals possibilities for Rowan-Cabarrus Community College future SALISBURY, N.C. — Students, community leaders, and College staff recently visited an advanced technology center in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The facility, part of York Technical College, was created in 2003. “We believe that this is the next step forward for our region – advanced [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Calls for Much Needed Investment in Cabarrus County

College is seeking $9 million bond referendum for a new Advanced Technology Center SALISBURY, N.C. — The Cabarrus County Commission recently approved a bond referendum for a new Advanced Technology Center for Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. The $9 million bond referendum will be placed on the November 4 ballot. In addition to the Cabarrus County Commission [...]

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Duke Energy awards $247,453 to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

SALISBURY, N.C. – Duke Energy and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College today announced a $247,453 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used to integrate virtual reality welding into traditional welding curriculum to enhance the quality, quantity and efficiency of training – ultimately increasing the number of welders entering the field. Virtual reality welding [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Holds Successful STEM Open House for 500

College welcomed the community for a fun, interactive event showcasing the College’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College was proud to host its third annual STEM Open House at the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) earlier this month. “The STEM Open House was a true celebration of science, [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Third Annual STEM Open House

College invites community to interactive showcase of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math programs KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College invites people of all ages to its third STEM Open House at its facility on the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC). On Friday, April 11, from 2-5 p.m., the College will welcome the community to a [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Partners with Microsoft for Free Certifications

Last year’s Microsoft Test Fest awarded nearly 350 free certifications CONCORD, N.C. — In 2013, a unique partnership between Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Microsoft provided nearly 350 new Information Technology (IT) certifications at no cost to students. This year, the College hopes to reach even more community members and students. “Rowan-Cabarrus is pleased to partner [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Calls for Much Needed Investment in South Campus

Rowan-Cabarrus board announces support for several local and state initiatives CONCORD, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees recently passed three new resolutions of support for two local initiatives and a statewide campaign for community colleges. The first resolution calls for a November 2014 bond referendum in Cabarrus County with a $16 million [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Meets With Chamber and Economic Development Leadership to Discuss Partnership

COLLEGE REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO ECONOMIC AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College staff and trustees recently participated in a strategic conversation with representatives from the Cabarrus and Rowan chambers of commerce and economic development commissions about how they can strengthen their partnerships. “I don’t know of a time when economic development has been [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Becomes One of a Handful to Launch Highly Specialized Space Management Course

SALISBURY, N.C. — In a world where consumers have unlimited choices, companies invest carefully to ensure their products are placed in the right stores at the right time and in the right locations. Sales and marketing organizations help many of America’s most trusted brands found in major retailers across the country do just that. Apparently, [...]

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Cabarrus and Kannapolis Teachers Engage in Hands-On Learning at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

STEMERSION CAMP EXPOSES TEACHERS TO STEM IN ACCOUNTING, ENGINEERING, MOTORSPORTS, & MORE! SALISBURY, N.C. — This week, twenty teachers from Cabarrus County Schools and Kannapolis City Schools spent five days in some of the area’s leading companies and education centers learning more about how science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are used in the workplace [...]

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