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Category: Student Life and Leadership

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Vintage Prom

COMMUNITY INVITED FOR LIVE MUSIC, DRINKS, DANCING, & FUN AT THE SALISBURY DEPOT SALISBURY, N.C. — Who doesn’t love live music, drinks and dancing? Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is in celebration mode this year in honor of the college’s 50th anniversary. “As the college celebrates our 50th anniversary in 2013, we want to thank the community [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Celebrates Small Business Week May 15 At Business Resource Fair in Concord

FEATURED TOPIC IS CROWDFUNDING: THE POPULAR TREND THAT HAS ALREADY RAISED BILLIONS OF DOLLARS FOR STARTUPS CONCORD, N.C. — Small business owners, start-ups and aspiring entrepreneurs will have a chance to connect with dozens of local and state business assistance providers at the Small Business Resource Fair on Wednesday, May 15 at the Cabarrus Government [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces STEM Open House

COLLEGE INVITES COMMUNITY TO INTERACTIVE SHOWCASE OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH PROGRAMS KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College invites people of all ages to its second STEM Open House at its building on the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC). On Friday, April 12, from 2-5 p.m., the college will open its doors to the [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College To Host Tour De Campus 5K – Rowan On The North Campus

RACE BENEFITS ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION THAT HAS RECENTLY BEEN REINVIGORATED SALISBURY, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Alumni Association is presenting the Tour de Campus 5K – Rowan on the North Campus in Salisbury on Saturday, March 16. This race is part of the 50th anniversary celebration for Rowan-Cabarrus. Another 5K, the Tour [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Instructor Wins Excellence In eLearning Award

AWARD RECOGNITION FOR INCORPORATING A VARIETY OF LEARNING APPROACHES AND USE OF TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE A DYNAMIC, INTERACTIVE ENVIRONMENT THAT FULLY ENGAGED STUDENTS KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Online learning, or distance education, is designed to allow students to participate in learning outside of the traditional classroom. The college’s goal is to provide students greater flexibility in [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Raises Funds for Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS AHMED JOHNSON, MEAGAN LENTZ AND DOUGLAS GOLD, SHARE PERSONAL STORIES SALISBURY, N.C. — Nearly 300 guests and scholarship recipients gathered to celebrate the success of Rowan-Cabarrus scholarship recipients on February 15, 2013. During the one-hour luncheon, several students shared inspiring stories about their lives and educational journeys at Rowan-Cabarrus. Scholarship recipients personally thanked [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Receive Scholarships From State Employees’ Credit Union (Secu)

DANIEL GROPPI AND JASON LONG AWARDED $5,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR LEADERSHIP, EXCELLENCE OF CHARACTER, INTEGRITY AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT “Congratulations to both Daniel and Jason! We are confident that this scholarship will help them continue to achieve and demonstrate the remarkable qualities that earned them this award,” said Natasha Lipscomb, director of student life for the college. [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Reveals 2012 Annual Report

“A YEAR OF DEVELOPMENT” FOCUSES ON HOW THE COLLEGE SPENT 2012 DEVELOPING RESOURCES, FACILITIES AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College released its 2012 Annual Report to the college’s Board of Trustees on Monday. The 2012 Annual Report, titled “A Year of Development,” focuses on how the college spent 2012 developing resources, facilities [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Transfer Program Enrollment Up, Technical Education Slighlty Down

GED PROGRAM HAS ALREADY GRADUATED 265 STUDENTS SINCE JULY 2012  KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has experienced an increase in enrollment this spring in its transfer programs such as Associate in Arts (AA), Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) and Associate in Science (AS). At the same time, enrollment in the college’s Associate in Applied [...]

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

CATHY SMITH BOWERS, POET LAUREATE OF NORTH CAROLINA; VISITING ARTIST PEG GIGNOUX; AND VISITING AUTHORS KELLY MCCULLOUGH AND ROBERT MORGAN WILL HEADLINE SERIES OF EVENTS FROM APRIL 7-11, 2013. SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is proud to host its second annual Literary & Fine Arts Festival from April 7-11, 2013. The free, family-friendly festival [...]

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