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RCC Inducts 66 Into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Students who participated in the Phi Theta Kappa Induction Ceremony on April 6.

ASHEBORO (April 14, 2017)

On Saturday, April 8, 2017, Beta Theta Rho, the local Five Star Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Randolph Community College, welcomed 66 new members during its Spring Induction Ceremony which took place in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC’s Student Government Association Brings Home State Awards

RCC's SGA brought home five awards from state conference.

ASHEBORO (April 13, 2017)

Randolph Community College’s Student Government Association won five awards at the North Carolina Comprehensive Community College Student Government Association (N4CSGA) Spring Conference at the Durham Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center on April 7-9.

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Randolph Community College Pottery Sale May 5 & 6

ASHEBORO (April 13, 2017)

Randolph Community College’s Pottery students will host a Pottery Sale on Friday and Saturday, May 5 and 6, in the JB and Claire Davis Corporate Training Center on the Asheboro Campus. Hours will be from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday.

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RCC Interior Design Student is Finalist in Bienenstock Furniture Library Competition

One of the sketches by Heath Smith for the interior design competition.

ASHEBORO (April 12, 2017)

Randolph Community College Interior Design student Heath Smith of Siler City was one of the finalists in the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library annual interior design and furniture design competition for 2017.

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Logo by RCC Advertising & Graphic Design Student Adopted by Robbins

RCC student Sydney Bartholow presents her designs to the Robbins town council.

ASHEBORO (April 11, 2017)

When the town of Robbins wanted to undertake a rebranding project last fall, they turned to Randolph Community College’s Advertising and Graphic Design students to design a new logo that reflected that brand.

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Beginning Sign Language Course to Start April 24 at RCC

ASHEBORO (April 7, 2017)

Randolph Community College will be offering a Beginning Sign Language course starting on April 24. The course will meet from 6-8 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, April 24 through May 18 in Room 223 of the Continuing Education and Industrial Center on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC Names Martha Luck Comer Conference Center

The newly named Martha Luck Comer Conference Center

ASHEBORO (April 6, 2017)

Around 60 Randolph Community College and RCC Foundation leaders, employees, and supporters were present at the unveiling of the Martha Luck Comer Conference Center name on April 6 at RCC’s Asheboro Campus. They included RCC Board of Trustees members, RCC Foundation board members, community leaders, and friends and family of Martha Luck Comer Johnson, who was honored for her longtime support of the College and the RCC Foundation.

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Caregiver Series Begins April 21 at Randolph Community College

ASHEBORO (April 6, 2017)

Randolph Community College will be offering a series of events for caregivers titled “Celebrate Caregiving.” The first event will be held from 8 a.m.-12 p.m., on Friday, April 21, in the JB and Claire Davis Corporate Training Center at 413 Industrial Park Avenue.

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“Go, Dog. Go!” Set for April 27 at Randolph Community College

Go, Dog. Go! logo

ASHEBORO (April 4, 2017)

The RCC Presents cultural arts series will host “Go, Dog. Go!” at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 27, in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium. The children’s play is presented by the UNCG North Carolina Theatre for Young People.

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Substance Abuse & Mental Health Symposium Set for May 19 at RCC to Focus on Prescribed Addiction

ASHEBORO (March 31, 2017)

Addiction to prescribed painkillers will be the topic of an upcoming symposium at Randolph Community College in May.

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Randolph Community College/Progressive Design Collaborative Win Award for Continuing Education and Industrial Center

Cindi Goodwin and Scott Ennis with Innovator Award

WINSTON-SALEM (March 30, 2017)

Randolph Community College’s Continuing Education and Industrial Center was honored with The Innovator Award, part of the Piedmont Triad 2017 Sustainable Leadership Awards, at a ceremony held by the U.S. Green Building Council North Carolina on March 16 at Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts in Winston-Salem.

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Web Grubb Named RCC Small Business Center Director

Web Grubb, RCC's new Small Business Center director.

ASHEBORO (March 29, 2017)

Web Grubb of Archdale has joined Randolph Community College as director of the Small Business Center. In this position, he is responsible for organizing, implementing, and administering the Small Business Center program, which provides free seminars, small business counseling, and links to resources for local entrepreneurs. The Small Business Center is located in the Continuing Education and Industrial Center at 413 Industrial Park Avenue on the Asheboro Campus.

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Triad Community College Leaders Address Legislative Priorities

RCC President Robert Shackleford addresses the audience at the legislative priorities news conference

ASHEBORO (March 24, 2017)

Randolph Community College President Robert S. Shackleford Jr. and several other community college presidents participated in a press conference today to support the North Carolina Community College Legislative Priorities for 2017-2019. The event was held on the Greensboro Campus of Guilford Technical Community College.

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RCC Plans Mental Health First Aid Course for April, June

ASHEBORO (March 23, 2017)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer a groundbreaking public education program, “Mental Health First Aid,” that is designed for all members of the community.

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RCC Criminal Justice/UNC Pembroke Info Session April 25

ASHEBORO (March 23, 2017)

Randolph Community College will host an information session on Tuesday, April 25, to answer questions about the College’s Criminal Justice Technology program and RCC’s transfer agreement with the University of North Carolina at Pembroke for Criminal Justice associate degree graduates.

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Eight Students Complete 2016-2017 Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy at RCC

The graduates of the 2016-2017 Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy at RCC

ASHEBORO (March 22, 2017)

Eight students graduated from the 2016-2017 Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy at Randolph Community College on March 21.

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Phi Theta Kappa Chapter at RCC Wins Awards

Kayla Spinks

ASHEBORO (March 20, 2017)

Beta Theta Rho, Randolph Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, received its Five-Star Chapter award for the 14th year in a row at the 2017 Phi Theta Kappa Carolinas Regional Convention in Durham, N.C., on March 11. The Five Star level is the highest level that a chapter can obtain, and it encourages excellence and recognizes progress in the attainment of goals set by the chapter.

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Automotive Standards Workshop Set for April 18 & 20 at RCC

ASHEBORO (March 17, 2017)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education will offer a two-day “IATF 16949 Standard Workshop” in April for organizations in the automotive industry who need to transition to this new standard.

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Annual RCC Veterans Benefits Fair Set for April 18

ASHEBORO (March 17, 2017)

Randolph Community College will host its annual Veterans Benefits Fair from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18 in the Foundation Conference Center on the Asheboro Campus. Veterans will be able to find information on health care, VA loans, education benefits, counseling, disability, service dogs, employment, and more at the event, which is open to RCC students and the public. A light lunch will be served.

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Info Session for RCC/Pfeiffer Education Programs Set for April 10

ASHEBORO (March 16, 2017)

Pfeiffer University’s Division of Education and RCC’s University Center of Randolph County will host an information night from 4-6 p.m. on Monday, April 10, for teaching assistants or other adults interested earning a bachelor of arts in elementary education or bachelor of arts in special education and becoming licensed teachers.

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