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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Alumnus to Intern With Disney World and MGM Hotels in Las Vegas

Timothy Wilson credits Rowan-Cabarrus for his success as he embarks on two prestigious internships

 

RCCC Graduation 2015CONCORD, N.C. —Timothy Wilson came to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College after earning his GED intending to receive a diploma in order to get a job right away. As he began to achieve success, he saw that he had more options than he initially realized. He decided to take his goals a step further and pursue a degree.

Wilson is now a student at East Carolina University (ECU) where he is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management, and is interning with MGM Resorts International in Las Vegas, Nevada. This fall, Wilson will head to the most magical place on earth to intern at Disney World.

While Wilson is flourishing now, his road to success wasn’t easy.

“Honestly, I never thought I would be here, speaking in front of all of you. In fact, when I first arrived at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, I really did not resemble the person I am today,” said Wilson, as he addressed the graduates at the Rowan-Cabarrus 2015 graduation ceremony.

According to Wilson, he had never been able to maintain a job after dropping out of high school at the end of his senior year. He had fallen into a self-destructive life style and was diagnosed and received surgery for a cystic disease in his lower back. He felt completely broken, and though he was still a young man, he felt that he was at a dead end.

“But then things started to change. One positive experience built upon another. And momentum was built. This amazing college offered me an opportunity to change my life. I had something that had been lost for so many years. I had direction in my life, not to mention the tools to succeed,” said Wilson.

Wilson became involved with campus life and went on to win numerous awards at Rowan-Cabarrus.

“It wasn’t until he was hired as a peer tutor for the Male Minority Mentoring Program, M.I.S.T.E.R., and became involved in the College’s student government that he saw just how much potential he truly had,” said Natasha Lipscomb, director of student life and leadership development at Rowan-Cabarrus. “Tim became a member of multiple honor and leadership societies and served as vice president of the Student Government Association while continuing to tutor his fellow students in advanced mathematics and English courses.”

Wilson was awarded the 2014 Academic Excellence Award, a prestigious award that recognizes academic achievement, leadership and community service. He was also awarded the North Carolina Community College System’s Daryl Mitchell Award for the Central Division of colleges. The Daryl Mitchell Award is given to a student who demonstrates trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

“Since transferring to East Carolina, I have successfully maintained the momentum I gained at Rowan-Cabarrus. The number one goal I set for myself once I made it to ECU was to obtain an internship with a prominent company in the hospitality industry. I am thankful that I was chosen for not one, but two of these internships. While interning with Disney is a dream come true, I am also very proud of the internship with MGM Resorts International in Las Vegas,” said Wilson.

When he found out he had been chosen for the MGM Resorts internship, he learned that a corporate recruitment manager had personally chosen him to be accepted. She explained to him why she wanted him in particular and what had set him apart.

“Honestly, every accomplishment she mentioned was from my experience with at Rowan-Cabarrus. Sure, this past year at ECU has been important. But when it came to this rather prestigious internship, it was what happened to me at Rowan-Cabarrus that mattered. I want to emphasize that one more time. A recruitment manager for what is, hands down, the largest hotel company on the face of the planet, saw what had occurred at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and decided that I was what she wanted to be a part of the MGM Resorts team,” said Wilson.

For Wilson, Rowan-Cabarrus was not just a stepping stone; it was pivotal point in his life. He credits the College, along with the faculty and staff, for helping him get where he is today.

“I had the opportunity to meet some amazing, lifelong friends and interact with faculty and staff that had a profound impact on me. While I had numerous awards and accomplishments while here, there is no doubt that the best thing that happened to me was that I regained my self-esteem and developed an unwavering self-confidence,” said Wilson. “I am proud to call myself a Rowan-Cabarrus Community College alumnus.”

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Take Home Two First Place Awards in National Business Competition

Competing against four-year colleges and universities, Rowan-Cabarrus stacks up well

 

SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College business-minded students returned from a national conference in Chicago, Il. with numerous awards, including two first place prizes, continuing the tradition of making the community and the College proud. These students from the College’s Phi Beta Lambda organization attended the conference with more than 1,600 of American’s best and brightest college students.

Letitia Dennis-Boger, one of the Rowan-Cabarrus students who attended the conference, placed first in the nation in Management Concepts and first in Organizational Behavior and Leadership. She competed against students from a number of major universities.

“This is the first time a Rowan-Cabarrus student achieved top national honors in two competitive categories. Competitors in these events come from not only community colleges, but major universities as well,” said Martha Cranford, a Rowan-Cabarrus faculty member and the College’s Phi Beta Lambda chapter advisor. “Some universities have more on-campus students than the entire population of Salisbury, and this speaks volumes about the knowledge and education provided at Rowan-Cabarrus.”

Rowan-Cabarrus students Katelyn Collier, Pam Grubb, Angela Lore, David Lore and Tricia Douglas competed as well and placed in the competitions as follows:

• Angela Lore – third place in Computer Applications

• David Lore – fifth in Computer Concepts, seventh in Microeconomics

• Tricia Douglas – eighth in Entrepreneurship Concepts

David Lore is the current president of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Phi Beta Lambda chapter and presides at the monthly meeting of the group. Angela Lore serves as secretary of the local chapter and will be the North Carolina Phi Beta Lambda secretary for the 2015-2016 academic year. Katelyn Collier will serve as the 2015-2016 Rowan-Cabarrus chapter president.

“I am extremely proud of the accomplishments of these students and would encourage all Rowan-Cabarrus students to consider being part of the school’s Phi Beta Lambda organization and compete in state and national competitive events,” said Robin Turner, chair of the accounting program. “Competing against seniors from four-year universities and finishing in the national top ten is a major achievement by our students.”

The awards were part of a comprehensive national competitive events program sponsored by Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) that recognizes and rewards excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas. For many students, the competitive events are the capstone activity of their Rowan-Cabarrus Community College academic careers. In addition to the competitions, students immersed themselves in educational workshops, visited an information-packed exhibit hall, and attended motivational keynotes on a broad range of business topics.

“We are proud of each student that qualified in the North Carolina Phi Beta Lambda competition that went on to compete in Chicago. We congratulate them all, especially our double first place winner. It’s quite an accomplishment,” said Cranford. “Not only did our students do well in competitions; they learned many social skills and interacted with a diverse group of students from across the U.S. and Puerto Rico. We have great students at Rowan-Cabarrus and we look forward to bringing home many national awards in the future.”

To qualify for national competition, students must be rated first, second or third at the North Carolina Phi Beta Lambda level. The College was proud to bring home recognition from the state level earlier this year, including multiple first and second place awards. Students competed among many two-year community colleges as well as UNC Chapel Hill, East Carolina, Pfeiffer, University of Mount Olive, Barton College, Western Carolina University, Appalachian State, Campbell University and Lenior-Rhyne among many others. Award winners at the state level included:

• Pam Grubb – first place in Accounting Principles

• Katelyn Collier – first place in Accounting for Professionals

• David Lore – first place in Computer Concepts, second place in Microeconomics

• Tricia Douglas – first place in Entrepreneur Concepts, third place in Retail Management

• Letitia Dennis-Boger – first place in Management Concepts, second place in Organizational Behavior

• Angela Lore – first place in Financial Concepts, second place in Computer Applications

• Anthony Rossi – second place in Future Business Executive

• Jennifer Suhocky – fourth place in Business Communications, fourth place in Personal Finance

• Katelyn Collier – fourth place in Management Concepts

• Brandon Brock – seventh place in Accounting Principles

At the national FBLA-PBL conference, participants from around the country were in attendance for this exciting conference to sharpen their core business skills, expand their networks, and participate in more than 55 business and business-related competitive events. Rowan-Cabarrus students competed against major universities represented with many years of Phi Beta Lambda national competitive experience.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

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In Face of Tuition Increase, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Promises Scholarship to Every Student

North Carolina General Assembly may pass a tuition increase that would occur during the fall semester; The College will fund the $4 per hour tuition increase to support students

 

SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has made a commitment to help all students by funding a potential $4 per credit hour tuition increase that may occur during the fall semester.

The North Carolina General Assembly is currently debating the 2015-2016 budget for the state. One key item up for discussion is a tuition increase for the 58 community colleges across the state.

The General Assembly establishes tuition rates in the state budget or related legislation. As of July 1, a budget for FY 2015-16 has not been enacted into law. Therefore, a tuition increase may be implemented later this year, even though many students have already paid their tuition for the fall term.

To date, the General Assembly has discussed a tuition increase of up to $4 per credit hour. If the General Assembly enacts a tuition increase that becomes effective prior to January 1, 2016, students will receive a supplemental bill for the balance owed for fall term.

“In order to prevent our students from worrying about this potential tuition increase of $4 per credit hour for the fall term, the College has chosen to allocate funding to cover this possible increase. While we hope the legislature will at least delay the increase until the spring term, we want to be prepared to support each student with a $4 per credit hour scholarship to cover this cost. We truly care about our students,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of the College.

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, like all North Carolina community colleges, does not set or keep its tuition. Unlike tuition increases in state and private universities which are incorporated into the universities’ operational budgets, these increases are not reallocated to fund community colleges.

Ninety percent of the College’s budget comes from state funding.

“We’re pleased to provide a solution that helps students reach their goals,” said Janet Spriggs, chief financial officer for the College. Collecting the tuition increase after the fall semester is an inconvenience and burden to our students.

While community college tuition rates in North Carolina remain low when compared to other states, rates have increased by 43 percent since 2009-2010. The current rate for in-state tuition is $72 per credit hour and out-of-state tuition is $264 per credit hour.

Despite these continued higher costs, a review of tuition, books, and fees for surrounding colleges shows that Rowan-Cabarrus is a viable, affordable option for students.

“It’s not too late to start your education this fall! Our faculty and staff would love to have you join us at Rowan-Cabarrus,” said Spalding. “Between our four-week and eight-week classes, and our continuing education classes that are provided on a rotating basis year-round, students can enroll in courses at any time to get the education they need.”

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Shine at Skills Competitions

Students take home numerous prizes at SkillsUSA, many to compete at national level

 

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College SkillsUSA students recently won numerous awards in state level competitions. During the competition, students worked against the clock and each other to prove their expertise in occupations like electronics and precision machining.

SkillsUSA is a dynamic and career-oriented leadership organization focused on individual success at home, the classroom, the community and the workplace. For the majority of students, SkillsUSA is their first professional organization. The experiences and knowledge gained provide an excellent platform for career development and success.

“College is about more than just the classes. At Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, students are encouraged to get involved in activities and organizations beyond the classroom that take their education to the next level, organizations like SkillsUSA,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.

This year, students at the SkillsUSA North Carolina Championships, held in Greensboro, competed in two categories, Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration (AHR) and Automotive and Welding Technologies. The conference was the largest showcase of career and technical education in North Carolina with more than 1,700 students competing in over 100 hands-on trade, technical and leadership contests.

Students in the AHR program and Chillers Club, a Rowan-Cabarrus organization that aims to broaden horizons of those educating and learning in the AHR field, competed in the following:

• Brandon Martin – Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (second consecutive state championship)

• Steven Hepler – Major Appliance and Refrigeration Technology (third consecutive state championship)

• Robert Brown – Sheet Metal (second consecutive state championship and current national champion)

• Michael Ferguson – Plumbing (Rowan-Cabarrus first year competing in this event)

Automotive and Welding Technologies students and prizes included:

• Kyle Harmon – first place in Welding Art/Sculpture

• Eli Brandt – second place in Computer Numerical Control Technician

• Felton Donnell – fourth place in the Automotive Refinishing Technology

• Dan Burns – second place in Power Technology Equipment

• Team: Chase Wilhite, Carson Branham and Stephen Brown – second place in the Automotive Skills Show Case

The four AHR state champions and the first place Welding Technologies student will go on and compete in Louisville at the 2015 SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference where more than 16,000 people – including students, teachers and business partners – are expected to participate in the weeklong event. They will join more than 6,000 other competitors in more than 100 contests.

“The students have learned a lot about growth and development. That’s what our extracurricular activities at Rowan-Cabarrus are all about,” said Jon Crockett, instructor in the College’s Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration (AHR) program and lead advisor for the AHR Chiller club and SkillsUSA initiatives. “We want them to learn things through experiences that they wouldn’t be able to really learn inside the classroom.”

SkillsUSA’s mission is to help its members become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA is an applied method of instruction for preparing America’s high performance workers in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work – high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes an understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

 

 

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Hosts First Community Tour of New Cosmetology Facility

As one of the largest and most successful programs in the state, the College’s Cosmetology center is open for business in downtown Kannapolis

 

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, staff, faculty, and community members were treated to a tour of the new Cosmetology facility in downtown Kannapolis.

The new West Avenue Center, located at 120 West Avenue in downtown Kannapolis, houses the College’s cosmetology, manicuring and esthetic programs, as well as other classes such as nurse aide and resume and interview support services for those looking for work.

“We are so thrilled the new West Avenue Center is open and ready for clients,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.

The College’s cosmetology program is one of the largest and most successful in the state. The College needed a larger space in response to its growth and success.

“This beautiful facility would not have been possible without the unique public-private partnerships between the City of Kannapolis, Cabarrus County and Castle & Cooke,” said Spalding. “We are excited about the new space and look forward to continued partnerships with these and other community groups.”

The new location, which was previously a Belk and a towel store, provides 28,000 square feet for the newly opened facility, which has already started seeing clients for cosmetology, manicuring and esthetic services.

“We teach everything there is to teach about beauty,” said Pressley-Altman. “We also teach introduction to small business management and sociology to round out the degree.”

The Rowan-Cabarrus cosmetology program offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates.

“Our cosmetology program is not only widely successful, but it’s a wonderful example of our strong partnership with local high schools,” said Spalding. “The Career & College Promise program allows approximately 70 high school students to simultaneously enroll in high school and college so that they can receive both high school and college credit for courses taken as part of the program.”

This tuition-free program for high school juniors and seniors gives them the opportunity to get a “jump start” on a two-year or four-year degree while still in high school.

In addition to cosmetology, Rowan-Cabarrus offers options for students to get a head start in careers like fire protection, criminal justice, machining, web technologies, welding and more.

“Many students in the cosmetology program are high school juniors and seniors taking advantage of the Career & College Promise program,” said Spalding.

Further, many of the college transfer classes are weighted just like honors classes, making them a great alternative to Advanced Placement courses.

A haircut, shampoo and blow dry will only set you back twelve dollars, while a manicure is only six dollars (a gel polish manicure is fifteen).

“Want to add some highlights to your hair for the summer? In need of a mani/pedi at a great price? Our student stylists can perform the professional and contemporary services taught throughout their training while earning hours to their state board licensing!” said Wanda Pressley-Altman, chair of the program, including instruction on all things hair, skin and nails. “We offer top notch services at attractive pricing and are very excited to bring you these options from our new facility.”

During the summer months, services are a bit more limited to hair and more basic manicures and pedicures, but beginning in October, clients will have access to high-end facials and microdermabrasion treatments. European facials begin at fifteen dollars; a facial at a salon can top one hundred dollars.

For first-time visitors, walk-in appointments are the best option. After your initial visits, individual students will work with clients to book appointments. Currently, the cosmetology center is open for clients Tuesday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and again Tuesday-Thursday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. A ten percent discount on services is provided to senior citizens, as well as Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students and employees.

For additional information about cosmetology, manicuring and esthetic services, please call 704-792-9788. A full list of the current services offered, along with pricing information can be found at www.rccc.edu/cos.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

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Rowan-Cabarrus and Community Leaders Discuss Future of College’s Role in Kannapolis

Leaders gather to discuss the North Carolina Research Campus and revitalization of Downtown Kannapolis

 

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Directors, staff and faculty recently gathered with North Carolina Research Campus representatives, the mayor of Kannapolis and community members to discuss the future of Downtown Kannapolis.

This discussion centered around the North Carolina Research Campus and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s pivotal role in the growth and development of the campus and Downtown Kannapolis.

“We are very proud of our relationship with the city of Kannapolis and the North Carolina Research Campus,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. “There are a lot of things happening on the research campus right now. It wasn’t too long ago that we had a visit from Governor Pat McCrory and Luis Guillermo Solís, the president of Costa Rica. This is testimony to the important work you are all doing here.”

Darrell Hinnant, the mayor of Kannapolis, gave an impassioned update on the future of the city and the research campus.

“A lot of things are happening for Kannapolis right now. We recently made an offer to purchase every building downtown with the exception of the shopping center. We envision downtown Kannapolis to be a mixed-use destination with living, dining and entertainment options. We hired DFI, the company responsible for successfully revitalizing Downtown Durham, to revitalize downtown Kannapolis,” said Mayor Hinnant. “We have also worked with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to bring their new cosmetology center to downtown Kannapolis and are planning a conference center as part of the new Kannapolis municipal center and police headquarters.”

Clyde Higgs, executive vice president of Operations and Business Development for the North Carolina Research Campus and former Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees member and former Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Foundation Board of Directors member, spoke about how companies are not only relocating to the research campus but how the campus is attracting businesses in the metro area to conduct research or partner with other companies located at the campus.

“The vision of the North Carolina Research Campus is to be ground zero for all things nutrition, agriculture and human health,” said Higgs. “If we can keep attracting companies to Kannapolis we can be ground zero. We are even seeing lots of economic spillover effect outside of the campus to Kannapolis with companies like PreGel, Gordon Foods and S&D Coffee and Tea choosing the campus to conduct various research.”

Dr. Cory R. Brouwer, director of the Bioinformatics Services Division and associate professor of Bioinformatics and Genomics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, spoke on the opportunities students have to gain experience at the research campus.

“We have significant participation from our students at UNC Charlotte all year round. Our efforts are about fostering collaboration and interest in nutrition,” said Dr. Brouwer. “We have lots of interns, many from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, and that get hands-on experience in bioinformatics and research.”

Dr. Nicholas Gillet, director of the Dole Nutrition Institute, spoke on the importance of Dole’s work at the research campus.

“We are not just a company that sells things; we care about people’s health,” said Dr. Gillet. “Beyond education, we do our own research – very cool research that makes it exciting. We are also involved with many collaborative studies here at the research campus. Every one of us has open positions, for every Ph.D. you need a team to support their work. Everyone is recruiting, everyone needs more scientists, and that means more biotechnologists.”

Dr. Mary Ann Lila, director at the Plants for Human Health Institute, was present as well and spoke on how research is not solely based on nutrition, but on the ways foods can help reduce the symptoms of chronic disease.

“I’ve been impressed with how Kannapolis is willing to support what is clearly a huge asset to the community. The research campus helps economic development for the whole region,” said Dr. Spalding. “We can make a difference not just in our community, or in North Carolina, but in the world.”

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

 

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Dakeita Vanderburg-Johnson Reappointed to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees

President of Vanderburg Enterprises, LLLP continues to bring extensive knowledge to Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees

 

CONCORD, N.C. – The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees has announced the reappointment of Dakeita Vanderburg-Johnson of Concord to the College’s board.

Vanderburg-Johnson was recently reappointed by Governor McCrory to serve on the board through 2019.3403-vanderburg-johnson-57-color-214x300

“I am so pleased to be engaged with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and it’s been a real honor to be reappointed by the governor to sit on the board. Any investment at Rowan-Cabarrus – whether it’s time, energy, or money – is an investment in the future of our community. I believe the College will continue to have a significant impact on the economic development of our area,” said Vanderburg-Johnson. “The next few years will see monumental changes in our region and I look forward to serving Rowan-Cabarrus as it makes a tremendous impact on our community.”

Vanderburg-Johnson has served as a Rowan-Cabarrus trustee since September 2011. Her new term will expire in June 2019. She currently serves as chairman of the Legislative Advancement Committee.

Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees’ members are responsible for attending all board meetings and key Rowan-Cabarrus events. As a board, they are responsible for College policies.

Recently, Vanderburg-Johnson oversaw the successful 2014 Bond Referendum as chair of the bond campaign. The bond is to provide part of the funding for an Advanced Technology Center to be built in Cabarrus County. The Advanced Technology Center will address training needs for companies with high technology demand and emerging jobs through industry-recognized certifications and hands-on skills training in multiple disciplines.

“I am thrilled to have Dakeita continuing on the board. She has been a wealth of expertise and has provided enormous insight to the work of the College,” said Carl M. Short, chair of the Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees.

Vanderburg-Johnson, a life-long resident of Concord, currently serves as president of Vanderburg Enterprises, LLLP. She served as president of Southgate Masonry & Lumber Co., Inc., the region’s largest independent building supply, for nearly 30 years. She has been involved with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Foundation for a number of years. Her passion for the students that the College serves is the driving force behind her involvement. Vanderburg-Johnson is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in Textile Technology and Textile Design.

She is actively involved in a number of local nonprofits, including the Cabarrus Arts Council, the CMC-Northeast Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cabarrus County.

“Dakeita’s experience in the business world makes her an excellent reappointment to the Rowan-Cabarrus Board,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of the College. “She knows the current economic situation and the hand it has dealt for our businesses and our community. We believe her extensive experience will be a tremendous asset to the college.”

Vanderburg-Johnson said she wants to continue to serve as a trustee because the board takes an active role in the life of the community college.

Board of Trustees members are liaisons to the College’s entire service area and not just to the appointing entity. Once appointed, trustees are to carry out their duties as established by the General Statutes of North Carolina and the board’s bylaws and policies independent of concern for any group, organization, appointing board or political entity other than the students, citizens of the service area and the College.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration for classes is also underway with classes beginning on August 17.

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Offers Wide Range of Short-Term Unique Courses

The College’s Personal Enrichment program offers short-term courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement

 

yoga 4SALISBURY, N.C. — From sign language to yoga, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering a wide range of short-term courses this summer and fall.

Through the Personal Enrichment program, the College offers courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement.

“The courses are for everyone in the community, meaning you don’t have to be a currently enrolled student at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to participate,” said Tricia Staggers, lead program manager of training services at the College.

The purpose of the program is to give individuals a chance to pursue special interests and to fill their leisure time with worthwhile educational projects.

“For getting fit – mind and body! – we have yoga. For new and re-entry motorcycle riders we offer a course in basic safety. Always wanted to learn sign language? We will teach you the fundamentals! Need a knowledge boost when it comes to your iPad or iPhone – we’ve got you covered. Yearning to learn a new language? We can help,” said Staggers. “We really strive to offer a variety of courses across multiple campuses for a greater community reach.”

The calendar of courses offered is constantly updating, but a slew of interesting topics are scheduled this summer and fall.

The calendar includes the following courses held at the College’s North Campus in Salisbury:

• American Sign Language Level 1 – Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9:00 a.m. – noon, July 28 – August 11

• Beginning Gentle Yoga – Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., September 9 – October 24

• Beginning Gentle Yoga – Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., October 21 – December 9

The calendar includes the following courses held at the College’s Cabarrus Business & Technology Center Campus in Concord:

• American Sign Language Level 1 – Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., July 21 – August 11

• Making the Most of Your iPad – Wednesday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., July 22

• Making the Most of Your iPad – Wednesday 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., July 29

• Making the Most of Your iPhone – Wednesday 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., August 5

The calendar includes the following courses held at the College’s South Campus in Concord:

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., July 30, August 1-2

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., August 6, 8-9Motorcycle course 5

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., August 20, 22-23

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., September 10, 12-13

• Conversational Spanish I – Mondays and Thursdays 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., September 14 – October 22

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., September 24, 26-27

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., October 8, 10-11

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., October 22, 24-45

• Spanish for the Medical Professional – Mondays 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., October 26 – November 30

• Basic Riders Course: Motorcycle Safety – Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 .am. – 5:00 p.m., November 12, 14-15

In addition to the aforementioned courses, the College routinely hosts seminars aimed at helping community members. The next seminar, Social Media Marketing, will be held at the Harrisburg Town Hall Friday, August 14. The session will cover social media as a tool for marketing an organization and the pros and cons of the most popular social media platforms. Visit www.rccc.edu/sbc for more information including how to register.

For more information about enrichment courses offered at Rowan-Cabarrus, including a constantly updating calendar and how to register visit www.rccc.edu/enrichment or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Classes begin on August 17.

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Carl M. Short Reappointed to the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees

Salisbury attorney will continue to bring extensive knowledge to College Board of Trustees

 

SALISBURY, N.C. – The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees has announced the reappointment of Salisbury attorney Carl M. Short Jr. to the College’s Board of Trustees.untitled

Short was recently reappointed by the Rowan County Commission to serve through 2019.

“It is an honor to be reappointed to the Board and I appreciate the opportunity to continue giving back to the community. I look forward to challenging myself in new areas and moving forward with the College’s many important projects,” said Short.

Short has served as board chairman since 2010. In addition to his duties as current board chairman, Short is also a member of the executive committee.

“I am pleased that Chip will continue to serve as a College Trustee. He has been a wealth of expertise and has provided enormous insight to the work of the college,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and secretary of the College’s Board of Trustees.

Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees’ members are responsible for attending all board meetings and key Rowan-Cabarrus events. As a board, they are responsible for college policies. Board of Trustees members are liaisons to the college’s entire service area and not just to the appointing entity. Once appointed, trustees are to carry out their duties as established by the General Statutes of North Carolina and the board’s bylaws and policies independent of concern for any group, organization, appointing board or political entity other than the students, citizens of the service area and the college.

Short is a partner in the law firm of Woodson, Sayers, Lawther, Short, Parrott, and Abramson LLP, of Salisbury. He has practiced law in Salisbury since 1976 and is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association and Real Property & Elder Law Sections. He is a past president of the Rowan County Bar Association.

Short is a graduate of East Rowan High School, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the UNC School of Law. He is past president of the Rowan County Library Foundation, past president of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Foundation, and was a member of the board of directors of the Waterworks Visual Arts Center and of the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce. He has served as president of the Salisbury Rotary Club.

Short is a former chair of the State Library Commission and the Rowan County Library Board of Trustees. He is a former board member of the United Way, United Arts Council, and Piedmont Players.

Short is married to Luanne Buddin Short. His son, Trip, graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the UNC School of Law. His daughter, Louise, is a graduate of Wake Forest University.

The Shorts attend Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church, where he has been a vestry member, senior warden and has served as a trustee of the Saint Luke’s Foundation. He now serves Saint Luke’s as Chancellor.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222).

 

 

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Spring 2015 Honor Rolls

Hard working students achieve President’s and Dean’s List recognition

 

 

SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College announces those students who earned President’s and Dean’s List recognition during the spring 2015 semester.

To qualify for the President’s List, a student must attend full-time, carry a minimum of 12 credit hours, and achieve a grade-point-average of 4.0 for the semester.

Rowan-Cabarrus President’s List – Spring 2015

Albemarle: April Keziah, Tiffany McCoy, Samuel Taylor; Charlotte: Delanie Brown, Brittany Byrd, James Coleman, Shika Edwards, Ayanna Foster, Brody Gilliam, Teresa Lowenstein, Calvin Massey, Justin McCauley, Sara Murphy, Dang Nguyen, Autumn Shano, Olivia Sosa, David Souza, Danielle Velasco Brucker; China Grove: Nelly Banda, Lisa Cornejo, Kimberlyn Demaddis, Michael Dumond, Itzel Encarnacion, Jennifer Ervin, Ruben Guadalupe, Jon Jackson, Matthew Johnston, Jordan Kiser, Leann McGrath, Haley Newton, Melinda Rhinier, Daniel Simmons, Rhonda Thomas, Emmett Thomas, Miranda Tutterow, Choua Vue, Anna Wilson, Jessica Wise; Cleveland: Jenifer Kennedy, Tenasha Leazer; Concord: Vanneza Aguirre, Shaylyn Aschenbrenner, William Bloomfield, Jamie Broome, James Burris, Kimberly Cain, Mary Campbell, Mark Cantu, Tabitha Clement, Christine Cline, Stephanie Colgin, Debra Conover, Kristina Cowan, Taylor Delee, Hai Deo, Jessica Diehl, Christopher Dimusto, Tara Duddy, Lyn Eckert, Laura Enderson, Lyvic Esparis, Shyann Ewing, Mekenzie Fincher, Jachin Flancher, Jazmin Gomez, Mandy Haigler, Ashlynn Hall, Reece Hawley, Deanna Hayhurst, Jennifer Heffner, Michael Heinrich, David Helms, Richard Helms, Brittany Helvey, Chelsea Heusinger, Jessica Hill, Laura Hinson, Nicholas Hotchkiss, Angela Hoyle, Benjamin Humphrey, Corbin Hyland, Lindsey Ikerd, Tommy James, Tamara Johnson, Ronnie Kirby, Ryan Kovacic, Kellie Koval, Tyler Kraft, Dustin Lambert, Bobbi Lindsey, Haley Litaker, Rozzana Lowers, Joy Luft, Juan Maldonado, Briana Maldonado-Reece, Beverly Mangrum, Scott Martin, Haide Martinez, Jacob Mazza, Tyrone McCauley, Courtney McGhee, Rachel McMillen, Douglas Mingo, Christopher Morrow, James Moyers, Melissa Mullis, Troy Nunes, Raquel Pease, Shelby Phillips, Chelsea Pope, Ronald Posey, Shivasaran Prabhushankar, Diana Renteria Alvarez, Angela Ruiz, Steven Seeley, Rashawn Shaver, Julia Sivers, Christopher Skinner, Durethia Smith, Sa’keyra Smith, Michelle Stewart, Jason Stover, Brittany Strickland, Kayla Tackett, Kailah Taylor, Patrick Thacker, Amber Turner, Jessica Watson, Dee Whiteley, Bree Wiginton, Marissa Williams, Regina Williams, Ashley Wilson, Jennings Wilson, Nicole Winchell, Chialee Yang, Catherine Young; Cooleemee: Aleksi Kinnunen; Cornelius: Kelli Burke; Davidson: Alyssa Briscoe-Rose, Jamie Smith, Alexis Woodward; Gold Hill: Afton Davis, Brandy Kegeris, Michael Lambe, Amy Morgan, Steven Taylor; Granite Quarry: Emerina Kelly; Harrisburg: Nathaniel Craddock, Reginald Ferland, Jordan Hornock, Danielle Huester, Kirby Ragle, Christina Slotkowski, Sarah Snider; Huntersville: Lisa McAlexander-Jarecke, David Perry, Kristina Smith; Indian Trail: Elizabeth Tucker; Kannapolis: Kayon Adams, Jeannie Beaver, Shatisha Bennett, Taylor Blake, Mindy Bost, Jacqueline Bowlin, Robert Brown, Rheanna Butcher, Jonathan Chaney, John Cole Jr, Jennifer Compton, Ana Contreras, Burke Cook, Jordan Cottle, Marissa Cottle, Sandy Cromwell, Jesse Cron, Sarina Dellinger, Amanda Dickey, April Drye, Carter Fishback, Dayna Furr, Christina Hamilton, Linda Henning, Colby Holder, Bethany Hunter, James Johansen, Ashley Johnson, Amorsola Knemoller, Brittany Lewis, Trenton Madden, Jessica Mann, Daniel Maturano, David Parham, Marlana Perry, Paulina Rivera, Wendell Simmons, Gerald Smith, Ashlyn Starnes, Nicole Stinson, Mark Taylor, Lisa Tucker, Dyliana Velazquez, Mechelle Whitson, Sharon Wilhoit, Jaclyn Wilson, Matthew Wockenfuss; Landis: Shelly Clarke, Sarah Cook, Susan Corriher, Holley Edwards, April, Honbarger, Brandon Price, Cynthia Wilhoit; Lexington: Dawnlee Carlton, Felton Donnell, Kori Haynes; Linwood: Christina Myers; Locust: Brittany Crouse; Midland: Chasiti Porter; Mint Hill: Malikha Gayles; Mocksville: Daniel Burns, Letitia Dennis-Boger; Mooresville: Deana Wilkinson; Mount Pleasant: Nathaniel Bryant, Heather Burgos, Janice Eury, Magan Eury, Thea Flynn, Rachel Hammac, Mattie Honeycutt, Aaron Humphrey. John Redford; Mount Ulla: Hannah Clonts, Haley Jackson, Dana Ragan; Richfield: Jarrett Speight; Rockwell: Jacob Blankenship, Brandi Bost, Ashley Duncan, Hal Earnhardt, Frances Gray, Dallas Hatley, Madison Jones, Jarrett Judkins, Max Lear, Stephanie Leith, Haley Mastranunzio, Michael McHale, Tess Mendoza, Brittany Parrish, Jacob Pless, Ashley Sandok, Jubal Strube, Jonathan Turner, Cassandra Webb; Salisbury: Amanda Aldridge, Casaundra Allen, Kara Baker, Emily Bame, Alexander Barnhardt, Daphne Bradshaw, Ana Briceno Calle, Tony Brown, Tamika Burns, Enoc Cantero, Megan Chichester, Stephanie Clarke, Christian Cline, Ashlyn Coley, Gail Cook, Pamela Cottingham, Ruby Culp, Gabrielle D’Amato, Justin Deal, Maria Delgado Tinajero, Brian Derby, Becki Derby, Grace Dimmett, Timothy Driggers, Richard Ellis, Taryn Evans, Michaela Fink, Mark Funderburk, Gabriela Gallardo, Matthew Garcia, Annalee Garrison, Bianca Gillispie, Delaney Gokey, Kendall Grumbles, Crystal Hamrick, Aaron Hancock, Chad Hedrick, Heather Helms, Lisa Henderson, David Hendry, Jeffrey Hicks, Blanca Hidalgo, Sheryee Hill, Angela Houston, Matthew Hunter, Charles Hutton, Emilee Isenhour, Leslie Jarnagin, Robert Jones, Lauren Kesler, Tammy Kimrey, Jason Lambo, Andrew Langford, Kayla Lawter, Tonya Lewis, Matthew Litaker, Angela Lore, Ashley Lowe, Jonathan Luckadoo, Brittany Martin, Myronica Massey, Eleanor McLean, Jamison Middlemiss, Edward Moore, Jody Morgan, Ian Morrow, Thomas Mosher, Carolyn Munson, Aubrey Myers, Tracy Nelson, Jennifer Plakyda, Brittany Rabon, Rebecca Raywood, Jennifer Rivera, Erandi Rodriguez Mendoza, John Rogers, Melanie Roman, Christina Sanchez, Melissa Schwartzbauer, Misty Smith, Melissa Smith, Margaret Sobaszek, Nathanael Spicer, Tina Starbird, Miranda Stephens, Casey Stiller, Cameron Taylor, Tanya Thomas, Kevin Trexler, Brian Vanderburg, Daniel Vanderburg, Lida Vang, Josephine Vermillion, Alexis Wagoner, Kizzy Watson, Dominique West, Katharine Wheeles, John White, Jalen Wilkerson, Melissa Williams, Amber Yost; Spencer: Dominique Scott, Qiuping Zhang; Stanley: Cody Stough; Taylorsville: Kelly Hubbard; Trinity: Jeremy Stanton; Woodleaf: Pamela Grubb, Alicia Ketchie.

To qualify for the Rowan-Cabarrus Dean’s List, students must attend full-time, carry at least 12 credit hours, and earn a grade-point-average of at least 3.5 for the semester.

Rowan-Cabarrus Dean’s List – Spring 2015

Albemarle: Michael Goodman, Elizabeth Hinson, Andrew Williams; Asheboro: Jennifer Butler; Burlington: Allyson Safrit; Charlotte: Cheryl Adams, William Allen, John Ammons, Elisha Andrews, Darryl Barnes, Syrina Cunningham, Nguyen Dang, Joshua Ensign, Kara Fox, Kathy Hall, Tamara Harrison, Kimberley Jones, Khaled Khalouf, Marquese McClain, Felicielle Moore, Anthony Palacios, Shakia Simpson, Lee Ann Smith, Brittany Teague, Charles Weakland; China Grove: Katherine Beam, Jennifer Beaver, Kenzi Bennick, Bradley Bettis, Joseph Bonilla, Luis Chavez, Brian Donado, Trevor Fowler, Chris Hudson, Justin Isaacs, Emily Marohn, Nicole Mauldin, Dara Myers, Steve Oliphant, Savannah Phillips, Marie Plummer, Zachary Pruitt, Sarah Schaffert, Madison Sides, Shena Smothers, Zachary Tutterow; Cleveland: Oscar Aguilar, Lyndsey Helm Earnhardt; Concord: Kevin Alexander, Christopher Alexander, Leith Ali, Victoria Alvarez, Jordan Ashworth, James Baker, Ronald Barnhardt, Lorie Batterman, Paul Benjock, Monica Bernal, Mariah Bond, Briceno Bowrey, Katelyn Brafford, Lauren Brooks, Melanie Castro, Kyle Charron, Eric Christenbury, Miranda Clark, David Cline, Briannca Cogdell, Aaron Cole, Kristi Combs, Sydney Corbin, Brittany Craigo, Christina Cruse, Carmine Cuccaro, Danny Dextre, Edith Diaz-Dominguez, Anne DiGregorio, Justin Dixon, Karissa Dubzak, Kaitlyn Easley, Michael Edwards, Nicholas Eldridge, Laura Elliott, Delfina Erochenko, Savannaha Everall, Sarah Frantz, David Gayazov, Michael Goodnight, Kevin Hagler, Sarah Hahn, Rusty Harvell, Whitney Hatley, Danielle Herron, Brittany High, Millissa Hill, Gabrielle Hollopeter, Rhonda Horton, Tameko Howie, Amica Hughes, Johanna Jacome, Laura Jadro, Ivy Joyner, Brandy Kabusk, Amber King, Seth Kirby, Felicia Kraus, Fong Lee, Andrei Lentz, Deborah Little, Tiffany Little, Alexi Meza, Marysa Miklos, Sandra Mobley, Jennifer Morgan, Tiffany Morris, Bryan Morris, Joshua Morrison, Lynn Munger, Paula Anri Nakama, Ana Obando, Shannon Overall, Kashyap Patel, Dominique Peace, Eva Prado, Susan Ray, Mayra Reinoso, Seth Roberts, Frank Rosario, Taylor Rose, Anna Rousseau, Alexis Schmidt, Kevin Sellers, David Sides, Claire Slepecki, Tyler Smith, Danielle Smith, Brad Sozanski, Lindsay Stachowicz, Jessica Steepleton, Agatha Talahumbu, Steven Talbert, Christy Talbert, Haley Tubbs, Meghashyam Vallamsetla, Keishla Vega, Jason Wentz, Cori Williams, Hayley Williams, Shantica Wingo, Christopher Xiong, Tsz Yan; Davidson: Joshua Denton, Sam Johnson, Ambricka McCain, Celeste Tietz; Denton: April Coleman, Holly Garris, Holly Kluttz; Denver: Dominique Rollins; Faith: Michelle Deese, Kyle Rogers; Fayetteville: Kaitlyn Powell; Fleetwood: Emalee Simmons; Gastonia: Kele Little; Gold Hill: Shari Morris; Greensboro: Latonya Johnson; Harrisburg: Stephen Frye, Susan Hornock, Nigel Murray, Roa Saleh; Huntersville: Stanton Cohen, Amber Forney, Enoch Walker; Kannapolis: Shannon Bell, Harold Bentley, Kayla Bostian, Ashley Brooks, Zula Butler, Lindsay Byrd, Carey Cable, Carl Carr, Tracy Carter, Dara Cauble, Brian Chance, Erika Clark, Alexandra Cole, Robert Corzine, Jackie Cruz, Wanda Culley, Katlyn Culver, Alexus Dalton, Marielle Escamilla-Feldberg, Miranda Freeman, Cindy Gutierrez, Danaesia Hamilton, Teresa Heard, Maisie Herbert, Kelly Hodge, Bonnie Holt, Karen Ibarra, Yaritza Jacquez, Chantel Johnson, Chasity Jones, Christie Kinney, Nathanael Lambert, Brenda Lemus, Taylor Lovelace, Earla Manchester, Xiaolin Mao, Summer Moffitt, Amanda Moore, David Ortiz, Nathan Payne, Darrah Perry, Amanda Price, Tammy Rang, Jeniffer Ritter, Taylor Rogers, Nena Stillwell, Renee Stinson, Rachelle Strope, Amanda Taylor, Taylor Thorpe, Tiffany Valois, Shelby Whitney, Chance Williams, Wesley Wilson, Zong Yang, Lauren Young; Landis: Wesley Adkins, Rachel Clark, Marissa Sellers; Lexington: Eddie Figueroalopez, Emily Roberts; Linwood: Jeffrey McCrary, Justin Shoaf, Daniel Watson; Locust: Taylor Cannon; Midland: Gabrielle Grey, Karen Kinley; Mocksville: Shelia Abrams, Jennifer Davis; Monroe: Michael Morris; Mooresville: Judith Baxter, Audrey Colelli, Brittany Dempsey, Charlotte Henry, Sierra Traylor; Mount Pleasant: Brittany Allman, Briana Calloway, John Carriker, Johnny Dulin, Amanda Faulkner, Kayla Sharrock, Mallory Shinn, Grant Smith, Kathryn Sowards; Mount Ulla: Charles Coren, Jessica Graham, Mary Overcash, Hannah Houston; Richfield: Garrett Hatley, Joshua Vestal; Rockwell: Renae Johnson, Drew Kluttz, Randy Moore, Kaylee Ponds, Shaun Shrewsbury; Salisbury: Tonya Adams, Jailene Aguilar Valdovinos, Phillip Ajayi, Brittany Alexander, Sabriya Archie, Cydney Arey, Brandon Barbee, Meagan Barbetto, Iris Bonilla-Ochoa, Penny Bost, Carsen Byrd, Kayla Carter, Kimberly Chappell, Erin Christner, Jakelynn Clark, Katelyn Collier, Amanda Conte, Nichole Corl Efird, Hope Cuthrell, Darlene Demaddis, Chelsea Denton, Laura Diaz, Monique Dupree, Cayce Finger, Diana Fisher, Shawnita Ford, Melanie Foster, Michelle Frick, Keara Gabriel, Curtis Garner, Luz Garzon Cruz, Parker Goodman, Lauren Haas, Joanna Halcomb, Jason Hammond, Chris Harper, Tyler Harris, Pettrus Henderson, Janett Hernandez, Cody Hiatt, Jessica Hicks, Alexea Houston, Eric Hudson, Desiree Huffman, Ashley Iddings, Jaime Jaquez, Taylor Johnston, Kenneth Jones, Kristina Kepley, Jasemine King, Grace King, Kalli Lane, Cindy Le, Dawn Leo, Joseph Litaker, David Lore, Jessica Maher, Charles Maness, Micah Marsh, Jadon Martin, Kayla McCorkle, Brittany McDonald, Andrew Mekebak, Celedonio Mendoza, Marco Mercado, Amy Morgan, Kristy Norris, Angela Overby, Amber Owen-Kennerly, Latoya Owens, Ronny Reasons, Chassity Reeves, Bailey Ridenhour, Dakota Rios, Tanya Robinson, Stephanie Robinson, Mariana Romero, Hali Rowland, Emily Rowlands, Zeenat Sabakada, Daisy Sanchez, Heather Serrano, Joshua Simpson, Michelle Spall, Kristin Stauffer, Jeremy Stoddard, Mark Sturgis, Tiffany Thomas, My-Linh Tran, Kagai Vang, Kari Vanwitzenberg, Ruth Vega Estrada, Kelsey Wagner, Kaylee Walls, Chelsea Ware, Kenneth Wilde, Jordan Wilhelm, Jennifer Wilson, Tracy Young; Spencer: Jeremi Carter; Stanfield: Samantha Bigford; Statesville: Krystal Wilhelm; Stony Point: Lauren Ward; Troutman: Autumn Brooks; Woodleaf: Vanessa Arteaga Reyna, Emily Baty, Hollie Dishman, Maria Estrada, Allison Lankford, Ila Moore.

For more information about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, please visit www.rccc.edu or call 704-216-RCCC (7222). The College is currently accepting applications for the fall term. Registration is now underway with classes beginning on August 17, 2015.

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