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Rowan-Cabarrus to Offer New Emergency Medical Services Degree Program

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Emergency Medical Services anticipated to begin in fall 2015 SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is proud to announce a new degree program in Emergency Medical Services. The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Emergency Medical Services, which would be offered in fall 2015, pending state and accreditation approval, [...]

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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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R. Wayne Bost Trucking INC. & Quality Distribution Donate Truck & Tankard to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

New Fire & Emergency Services Training Facility Receives Another Critical Training Tool KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Even in the 21st century, fire safety and protection is still a critical component of keeping the public safe. Training these first responders is a critical part of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College mission and the R. Wayne Bost Trucking Inc. [...]

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Cabarrus Regional Chamber of Commerce Calls for Much Needed Investment in Cabarrus County

Endorses $9 million bond referendum for a new Advanced Technology Center The Cabarrus Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors recently endorsed the $9 million bond referendum titled “Cabarrus County Community College Bonds.” It was approved by the Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners and will appear on the November 4 ballot. The Chamber board took [...]

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Lynn Marsh Sworn in as Trustee on Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board

Longtime educator brings wealth of experience to Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees proudly welcomes Dr. Lynn Marsh to the College’s board. Marsh was recently appointed by the Rowan County Commission to serve on the board through 2018. , who currently serves as principal of W.R. Odell [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Deeply Saddened by Death of Early College Student

Merriman set to graduate with her associate degree from the College in May SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College faculty, staff and students are deeply saddened by the death of Rowan-Cabarrus student Jennifer Merriman, who tragically lost her life on Saturday. Merriman, student in the Rowan County Early College program, was on track to graduate [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus will “Plan Bravely”

College’s 2015-2018 strategic planning process will highlight community leaders’ vision for the College’s role in the region’s future SALISBURY, N.C. — The College will focus on updating the plans for the future this fall by developing the College’s 2015 strategic plan. [pulquote align="right']“We believe education is the best investment someone can make. A more educated [...]

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Tom Bost Reappointed as Trustee on Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board

Businessman and community leader brings extensive leadership experience to the board KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees proudly announced the reappointment of J. Thomas Bost of Granite Quarry, N.C., to the College’s board. Bost was recently reappointed by the Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board to serve on the board through 2018. “I am [...]

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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 Commnity College Students Receive Numerous Awards and Recognition

Students show dedication to community, College, and fellow students KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — At the College’s annual Student Leadership Awards banquet last month, several Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students received recognition. “I am quite proud of these students for their dedication to the College and their fellow students,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, President of Rowan-Cabarrus. Tiffany [...]

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