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Category: Student Life and Leadership

Rowan-Cabarrus Industrial Engineering Student Uses New Knowledge To Grow Career

CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER-NORTHEAST MANAGER IN FACILITIES OVERCOMES CHALLENGES OF BEING AN OLDER STUDENT CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College soon-to-be graduate Tony Rary began his journey at Rowan-Cabarrus starting with an Introduction to Computers class in 2004. Over time, his career at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast (CMC) expanded, and Tony was offered a manager’s position over [...]

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Conversational Spanish Classes Offered at Rowan-Cabarrus

EMPHASIS ON BASIC VOCAB AND PRACTICAL EXPRESSIONS USED IN WORK, TRAVEL, AND SHOPPING SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer conversational Spanish classes over the next several months. The classes will meet one evening a week for two hours. There is a registration fee of $65. Advanced registration is required. The schedule is as [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Assists Students and Employees with Voter Education, Registration, and Transportation

STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION SAYS, “LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!” SALISBURY, N.C. — As the election nears, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is placing a greater emphasis on voter education. “It may seem to some that it’s not important to vote or that their votes do not matter,” said Student Government Association President James Hopkins. “In their eyes, [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College South Campus to Undergo Construction

RENOVATIONS INCLUDE ONESTOP CENTER AND MODIFICATIONS TO STUDENT CENTER CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s South Campus in Concord proudly celebrated its 20th anniversary last October. One year later, the college has plans to renovate its facilities to better serve students. Construction on the South Campus main entrance, Building 1000, and the campus’s Student Center [...]

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R3 Center Announces November 2012 Workshops

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in November for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge.  Located at 200 West Ave., in Kannapolis, the R3 Center is a career [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Awarded Nearly $330K To Develop Stem Teachers

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRANT ALLOWS 60 STUDENTS TO HOLD PAID INTERNSHIPS, GRANT ALSO PAYS SPONSORING COMPANIES SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with Catawba College, has received a grant from the Robert Noyce Scholarship Program of the National Science Foundation that will provide five years of support for scholarships and internships that help [...]

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Get Affordable Hands-On Training and Sought-After Certifications

ROWAN-CABARRUS OFFERS CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES IN PC REPAIR AND CISCO NETWORKING SALISBURY, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is launching a new PC and Networking Academy that offers affordable training for advanced technology certification programs with knowledgeable, industry-certified instructors that bring real world, hands-on experience into the classroom. Students who meet eligibility requirements for the college’s [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Introduces “Lean” Course To Develop Problem Solvers and Competitive Businesses

INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY GRADUATES FIND WORK SALISBURY, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering a new “lean” class focused on helping organizations solve problems. The idea of “lean” might seem to only apply to manufacturing, but lean processes are used in many other places. The goal is to eliminate waste in processes to increase efficiency. [...]

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Plan For Retirement, Become Savvy, Or Get Fit At Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

ROWAN-CABARRUS OFFERS NEW PERSONAL ENRICHMENT CLASSES IN EVERYTHING FROM RETIREMENT 101 AND YOGA TO CAKE DECORATING AND COUPONING SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering a number of helpful personal enrichment classes this fall. Whether you are looking to prepare for retirement or if you want to learn how to decorate cakes, you can [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers Plumbing Certification Classes

EXPERIENCED INSTRUCTOR PROVIDES HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE TO BECOME A BETTER HELPER SALISBURY, N.C. —Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is launching a new hands-on plumbing certification course. This course covers basic installation and maintenance of plumbing systems and components. Within those components, the instructor will begin with safety, and continue through a real-life look at blueprints, implementation of standard [...]

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