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Category: Faculty and Staff

Rowan-Cabarrus Deeply Saddened by Death of Early College Student

Merriman set to graduate with her associate degree from the College in May SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College faculty, staff and students are deeply saddened by the death of Rowan-Cabarrus student Jennifer Merriman, who tragically lost her life on Saturday. Merriman, student in the Rowan County Early College program, was on track to graduate [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Chosen to Lead Curriculum Improvement for North Carolina Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistant Certificate Programs

The College will lead the creation of an updated Practical Nursing curricula and Nursing Assistant Certificate program across the state community college system KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Already a leader in the region for its healthcare training, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has been awarded a prestigious new grant to revise the Practical Nursing and Nursing Assistant curricula. [...]

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R3 Career Services Announces November 2013 Workshops; New Short-Term Classes

COLLEGE PROVIDES FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops, resume clinics in November for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. Workshops and clinics are provided free-of-charge. Clients new to R3 Career Services will be scheduled to meet with a Career Coach for a [...]

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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 Becomes One of a Handful to Launch Highly Specialized Space Management Course

SALISBURY, N.C. — In a world where consumers have unlimited choices, companies invest carefully to ensure their products are placed in the right stores at the right time and in the right locations. Sales and marketing organizations help many of America’s most trusted brands found in major retailers across the country do just that. Apparently, [...]

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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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Learn Sign Language, Expert Photography, or Get Fit at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

ROWAN-CABARRUS OFFERS NEW PERSONAL ENRICHMENT CLASSES SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is back in full swing with fall classes. Campus is bustling with activity and there’s not a better time to get involved with our personal enrichment classes! We have sign language, photography classes and a variety of exercise classes for the communities of [...]

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R3 Center Announces August 2013 Workshops

MOBILE CLINICS IN SALISBURY & CONCORD, FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in August for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge. Each Wednesday in August, the R3 Center will have “R3 Clinics” [...]

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Cabarrus and Kannapolis Teachers Engage in Hands-On Learning at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

STEMERSION CAMP EXPOSES TEACHERS TO STEM IN ACCOUNTING, ENGINEERING, MOTORSPORTS, & MORE! SALISBURY, N.C. — This week, twenty teachers from Cabarrus County Schools and Kannapolis City Schools spent five days in some of the area’s leading companies and education centers learning more about how science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are used in the workplace [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Offers Free GED Test – One Day Only

CURRENT GED TEST TO CHANGE AT END OF 2013, COST OF THE GED TEST TO INCREASE NATIONWIDE KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The countdown is on. With only five full months left in 2013, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is signaling a high alert to adults who haven’t yet earned a high school diploma. The national GED test is [...]

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