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Category: Board of Trustees

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Receive Scholarships from State Employee’s Credit Union (SECU)

Ashley Miller and Ashlyn Starnes awarded $5,000 scholarships for leadership, excellence of character, integrity and community involvement SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is proud to announce two students who have been honored with the State Employees’ Credit Union “People Helping People” scholarship. The State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Foundation provides two $5,000 scholarships annually [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Welding Program Creates Special 50th Anniversary Gift For College

WELDING STUDENTS WORKED TOGETHER TO DEVELOP LARGE SCALE REPLICA OF COLLEGE’S NEW COMPASS IN HONOR OF COLLEGE’S CONTRIBUTIONS OVER THE LAST 50 YEARS SALISBURY, N.C. — In honor of the last 50 years of service that Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has provided to the community, welding students presented the Board of Trustees and President Carol Spalding [...]

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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 Wins National eduStyle Award for Annual Report

“A YEAR OF DEVELOPMENT” FOCUSES ON THE COLLEGE’S EFFORTS IN 2012 TO DEVELOP RESOURCES, FACILITIES AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College was awarded 2013 eduStyle’s Best Annual or Community Report for its 2012 annual report website. Unveiled in February 2013, the 2012 annual report, titled “A Year of Development,” focuses on how [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Serving More Students Than Last Year With Less Funding

ENROLLMENT UP, BUT BUDGET DOWN $1.5 MILLION SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College kicked off a busy fall semester 2013 last week. “Our numbers are still preliminary because selected classes don’t register until later in the semester. However, Rowan-Cabarrus is serving at least two to three percent more students this year than last, with more [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Student Leaders Recognized

STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM INCLUDES OUTSTANDING STUDENTS WHO REPRESENT THE COLLEGE SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College proudly recognized its latest group of student leaders at a recent board of trustees meeting. The Rowan-Cabarrus Student Ambassador Program is a group of outstanding students who are selected to represent the College in multiple capacities. Student ambassadors reach [...]

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New Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Student Government Association President Announced

LESLIE BROWN WILL REPLACE JAMES HOPKINS AS THE 2013-14 SGA PRESIDENT SALISBURY, N.C. — Leslie Brown of Granite Quarry, a college transfer student pursing her Associate in Science, is the new Student Government Association (SGA) President at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. “We are proud to welcome Leslie as an ex officio member of the College’s Board [...]

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Stephen Morris Newly Sworn in as Trustee on Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board

PRESIDENT & OWNER OF THE GEM THEATER BRINGS EXTENSIVE BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP TO THE BOARD KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees proudly welcomed Stephen Morris to the College’s board. Morris was recently appointed by the Cabarrus County Commission to serve on the board through 2017. Morris, a native of Cabarrus [...]

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R3 Center Announces July 2013 Workshops

CAREER HERITAGE MONTH COMMEMORATES THE CLOSING OF PILLOWTEX 10 YEARS AGO 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. July marks 10 years since the closing of Pillowtex and a new era [...]

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Quentin Woodward Reappointed to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees

SALISBURY, N.C. — Quentin Woodward, Jr., a long-time supporter of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, was recently reappointed to the college’s board of trustees by the Rowan County Commission for a term of July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2017. Woodward is a well-respected member of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees and is knowledgeable about [...]

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