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Category: Student Life and Leadership

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Uses Grant To Help Dislocated Tobacco Workers

COLLEGE HAS SERVED NEARLY 1,000 RESIDENTS OVER LAST FEW YEARS THROUGH PROJECT SKILL-UP GRANT KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and its R3 Center have received a $5,000 Project Skill-UP (PSU) Grant from the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission through the North Carolina Community College System. Since 2008, Rowan-Cabarrus has received three prior awards [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College To Host First Annual RCCC Literary & Fine Arts Festival

FRED CHAPPELL, FORMER POET LAUREATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, AND VISITNG ARTIST GABRIEL BENNETT WILL HEADLINE SERIES OF EVENTS FROM MARCH 25-29, 2012 SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will host its first annual RCCC Literary & Fine Arts Festival from March 25-29, 2012. The festival is a comprehensive effort between the English and Fine Arts [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Fall 2011 Honor Rolls

SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College announces those students who earned President’s and Dean’s List recognition during the fall 2011 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, a student must attend full-time, carry a minimum of 12 credit hours, and achieve a grade-point-average of 4.0 for the semester. Rowan-Cabarrus President’s List – Fall 2011 Albemarle: [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College To Host Regional Skills Competition

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS FROM SURROUNDING COUNTIES WILL COMPETE IN SKILLS USA COMPETITION DESIGNED TO DEVELOP A SKILLED WORKFORCE SALISBURY, N.C. — For the third consecutive year, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is proud to host the SkillsUSA Regional Competition at its North Campus in Salisbury. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Instructor Wins Blackboard Cayalyst Award

AWARD RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING DEVELOPMENT OF COMMUNITY BEST PRACTICES THROUGH INNOVATIVE COURSE DESIGN SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Karen Lynden was named a winner of a Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course Program, which honors members of the community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Provides 235 Local Children With Holiday Gifts

COLLEGE ALSO PROVIDES FOOD TO SEVERAL FAMILIES SALISBURY, N.C. — Faculty, staff and students at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College worked to make the holiday season a little brighter for the less fortunate in our community. As a result, Christmas came early for 235 local children, thanks to the generosity of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students, faculty, staff [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Inducts 35 in Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

INTERNATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY ENCOURAGES HIGH ACADEMIC AHIEVEMENT AND SERVICE SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College inducted 35 students into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society at a recent ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education, with more than two million members and 1,200 chapters located in all 50 [...]

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Exhibit At Rail Walk Gallery Features Rowan-Cabarrus Student Artworks

ENROLLMENT IN ROWAN-CABARRUS FINE ARTS PROGRAM INCREASES SALISBURY, N.C. — The public is invited to view the artwork of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students at the Sixth-Annual Rowan-Cabarrus Student Autumn Exhibition, now through Nov. 19. Hosted and supported by the Rowan Arts Council, pieces in the Rowan-Cabarrus Autumn Exhibition are on display at the Rail Walk [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Accounting Student Named First in the Nation

Faculty and Students Recognized for Success: Ten Future Business Leaders Recognized with Top Honors at National Conference SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students returned from the “most magical place on earth” with numerous awards – including first prize in accounting, beating out major four year university students in the competition.  Ten students from Rowan-Cabarrus [...]

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