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Category: Board of Trustees

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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Bachelor’s in Nursing Now Available Through UNCG at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Two of the region’s leaders in healthcare training partner to offer RN-BSN program     KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The nursing profession has seen a dramatic increase in demand for bachelor’s trained nurses due to changing standards in the Affordable Care Act and from the Institute of Medicine. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with the University [...]

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City of Salisbury & Salisbury Fire Department Donate Fire Engine to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

New Fire & Emergency Services Training Facility receives another critical training tool SALISBURY, 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 City of Salisbury just made [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Student Turns Life Around & Wins Regional and Local Awards

North Carolina Community College System Board Member Clyde Higgs presents award for outstanding academic achievement KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Timothy Wilson has had his share of challenges in life, but has taken advantage of opportunities and is excelling forward. After falling short of receiving his diploma from East Gaston High School, his grandmother offered him a [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Reveals 2013 Annual Report

“A Year of Celebration” focuses on the College’s celebratory 50th anniversary year; milestones in academic excellence and student success KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College released its 2013 annual report to the College’s Board of Trustees at their February meeting. The 2013 annual report, titled “A Year of Celebration,” focuses on how the College spent [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board Calls on North Carolina General Assembly to Reinvest Funds Generated from Efficiencies

ROWAN-CABARRUS BOARD ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR SEVERAL LOCAL AND STATE INITIATIVES SALISBURY, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees recently passed a resolution of support for a statewide campaign for community colleges. The resolution calls on the North Carolina General Assembly to reinvest the developmental dividend efficiencies, as well as non-recurring funds in the [...]

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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’s Sucessful Cosmotology Program Needs Funds for Larger Facility

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 is for $1.5 million from Cabarrus County to relocate the College’s cosmetology program. The [...]

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