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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Awarded $491,000 from Golden LEAF Foundation For Training In Advanced Machining

LOCAL COMPANIES TO HIRE 160 SKILLED WORKERS IN THE NEXT FEW YEARS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College proudly announced its latest grant award at the college’s January board meeting. The college will receive $491,000 from the Golden LEAF Foundation to train individuals in advanced machining through the college’s Computer-Integrated Machining Technology program. Mark Sorells, [...]

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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 Community College Instructor Selected As One of Five Finalists Among 58 Community Colleges

PAUL KEN CLIFTON, INSTRUCTOR AND GRADUATE OF ROWAN-CABARRUS, NAMES ONE OF THE BEST TEACHERS IN THE STATE SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is proud to announce that its 2011-2012 Excellence in Teaching award recipient, Paul Ken Clifton, has been selected as one of five finalists among the 58 North Carolina community colleges. Paul Ken [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Excellence In Teaching Award Winners

SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College announced its 2011-2012 Excellence in Teaching award recipients at the college’s September board meeting. Paul Ken Clifton, instructor for Computer Information Technology, has received the Outstanding Excellence in Teaching Award. A graduate of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Ken has taught at the college for 22 years. He holds a bachelor’s [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Completes Microsoft Office Training Program For College Staff

OVER 95 PERCENT OF EMPLOYEES MET OR EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, as a provider of workforce development training, launched a training program this spring to improve its own internal processes. “Strategic organizations realize the value of continuous improvement and ongoing professional development,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus. “It’s [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Graduates Its Largest Class Ever

PHYLLIS WINGATE, CMC-NORTHEAST PRESIDENT, GIVES COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS CONCORD, N.C. — More than 1,000 graduates received associate degrees, diplomas and certificates at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s 49th graduation ceremony, held Saturday, May 19, at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center. This is the college’s largest graduating class in its nearly 50-year history. Among the 1,006 graduates were [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers New Continuing Education & Personal Enrichment Classes

EVERYTHING FROM ACTIVITY DIRECTOR TRAINING AND REAL ESTATE TO YOGA AND RETIREMENT 101 SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus is offering continuing education and personal enrichment classes of all kinds this spring. The college aims to provide affordable and accessible courses for both personal and professional development. Activity Director If you are interested in a career as [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Entrepreneurship Program Begins February 13

“STARTING A BUSINESS – FROM CONCEPT TO LAUNCH” HELPS POTENTIAL NEW BUSINESS OWNERS ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF THEIR VENTURE AND MAKE IT A REALITY SALISBURY, N.C. — Serious about starting a small business? The Small Business Center (SBC) at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering an in-depth course that gives entrepreneurs step-by-step instructions on how 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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Get Fit Without Breaking the Bank at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

COLLEGE OFFERS AFFORDABLE EXERCISE CLASSES FOR ALL FITNESS LEVELS WITH NO MEMBERSHIP FEES SALISBURY, N.C. — The holidays are over and the fun has been had; what’s left are the few extra pounds from delicious treats and only a few pennies to spare from gift-giving. Kick the New Year off right and get physically fit, [...]

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