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Category: Student Government Association

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 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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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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Student With Bachelor’s Degree Comes to Rowan-Cabarrus for Career Change

ROWAN-CABARRUS ROBERT W. SCOTT STUDENT LEADERSHIP AWARD NOMINEE, KELLEY POWELL, CHANGED CAREERS AFTER 24 YEARS KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — As a non-traditional college student, Kelley Powell seldom shares his journey of moving from the corporate world to the community college. Powell already had a bachelor’s degree and 24 years of experience in information technology when he [...]

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Nearly 350 Free Certifications Earned In Three Short Hours

ROWAN-CABARRUS HOSTS MTA TEST FEST (MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE) THANKS TO DONATIONS FROM MICROSOFT CONCORD, N.C. — A rare partnership between Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Microsoft provided nearly 350 new Information Technology (IT) certifications at no cost last month. “Certifications are expensive and that’s a barrier for some students,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Brings Literature And Fine Arts To Life For 1,000+

FREE, FAMILY-FRIENDLY FESTIVAL DEVELOPED BY ROWAN-CABARRUS FACULTY SALISBURY, N.C. — An infusion of culture, music, drama, literature and fine arts descended upon Rowan-Cabarrus Community College earlier this month for the college’s Literary & Fine Arts Festival. Over 1,000 students and community members attended the festival’s many activities during the week of April 7-11. The free, [...]

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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 Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration, Launches New Brand

COLLEGE AND COMMUNITY GATHER FOR 5-0 AERIAL PHOTO TO COMMEMORATE FIVE DECADES OF SERVICE SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has unveiled a new logo and branding strategy that officials say better reflects the college’s role and significance to the region. The transition to the new brand coincides with the college’s 50th anniversary kickoff celebration. [...]

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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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