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Category: College Advancement

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Awarded Nearly $330K To Develop Stem Teachers

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRANT ALLOWS 60 STUDENTS TO HOLD PAID INTERNSHIPS, GRANT ALSO PAYS SPONSORING COMPANIES SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with Catawba College, has received a grant from the Robert Noyce Scholarship Program of the National Science Foundation that will provide five years of support for scholarships and internships that help [...]

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Get Affordable Hands-On Training and Sought-After Certifications

ROWAN-CABARRUS OFFERS CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES IN PC REPAIR AND CISCO NETWORKING SALISBURY, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is launching a new PC and Networking Academy that offers affordable training for advanced technology certification programs with knowledgeable, industry-certified instructors that bring real world, hands-on experience into the classroom. Students who meet eligibility requirements for the college’s [...]

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R3 Center Announces October 2012 Workshops Including Workshops For NC Back-To-Work Funds

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in October for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge. Located at 200 West Ave., in Kannapolis, the R3 Center is a career [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College To Undergo Major Construction

$12 MILLION ROWAN BOND PROJECTS BEGIN IN JANUARY 2013 SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will undergo major renovations over the next few years. Rowan County citizens voted in 2010 to provide the college $12 million for much needed renovations and expansion of the North Campus as part of the RCCC bond referendum. “Our students [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Awarded $300K Grant From NC Back-To-Work Program

GRANT WILL PROVIDE TARGETED FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR SHORT-TERM TRAINING TO LOCAL INDIVIDUALS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has been awarded a $301,539 grant from the North Carolina Department of Commerce in support of the NC Back-to-Work initiative. The program will focus on providing job training and retraining to long-term unemployed citizens of North Carolina. [...]

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R3 Center Accounces July 2012 Workshops Including Meet The Employer

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in July for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge. “The highlight of the month is a workshop titled ‘Meet the Employer,’ on [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Receive Numerous Awards and Recognition

STUDENTS SHOW DEDICATION TO COMMUNITY, COLLEGE AND FELLOW STUDENTS SALISBURY, N.C. — At the college’s annual Student Leadership Awards banquet last month, several Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students received recognition. Jillian Sheppard, vice president of the Cosmetology Club, received the Outstanding Community Service Award. The Outstanding Community Service Award is given to an individual who has performed [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Alum Wins Major International Award

JEFFERY DAVID COX, SR., 1983 ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING GRADUATE, RECEIVES THE “2012 YITZHAK RABIN PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD” KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College alumnus, Jeffery David Cox, Sr., was recently awarded the prestigious “2012 Yitzhak Rabin Public Service Award” from the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE). J. David Cox is the National Secretary-Treasurer American [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College To Host Student Empowerment Event

COLLEGE INVITES COMMUNITY TO INSPIRING EVENT FEATURING MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER KENSTON GRIFFIN SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will hold a community-wide student empowerment event next week with premier motivational speaker and educational specialist, Kenston J. Griffin. The day will kick-off with a live performance from the Livingstone College band and short step teasers from multiple [...]

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Salisbury Selected To Host New Interactive Fundraising Event For the American Heart Association

SALISBURY IS ONE OF ONLY 50 CITIES AROUND THE COUNTRY, TWO IN THE STATE SALISBURY, N.C. — The American Heart Association’s HeartChase is coming to Salisbury next month. This new program boasts a creative way to get involved downtown, have a good time and contribute to an important cause. Salisbury was selected by the American [...]

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