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Six RCC students earn SECU scholarships

ASHEBORO (June 11, 2019)

Six Randolph Community College students recently received $500 scholarships thanks to the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU).

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Leaks don’t stand a chance: RCC offering new plumbing course

ASHEBORO (June 11, 2019)

Want to learn how to fix that leaky faucet or take it a step further and patch pipes for a career? Randolph Community College is offering a new “Plumbing I (Introduction to Plumbing)” course this fall.

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RCC offering welding, pharmacy tech hybrid courses

ASHEBORO (July 11, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering welding courses and a class that helps students prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE), starting in August.

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Pottery classes back at RCC this fall

ASHEBORO (July 11, 2019)

Fall pottery classes start in August at Randolph Community College’s Asheboro Campus.

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Garcia, Hoover receive PTK Scholarships

ASHEBORO (July 3, 2019)

Two Randolph Community College students recently were presented with the annual Waymon C. Martin Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship. Associate in Arts student Carmen Garcia and Medical Assisting student Regina Hoover both received $500 in a ceremony Friday, June 28, in the Student Services Conference Center on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC offering landscape painting class with historian Bowers

ASHEBORO (June 27, 2019)


The green trees at sunset reflected in the waters of Lake Lucas can be breathtaking. Learn to capture them on canvas in Randolph Community College’s “Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylic — Plein Air with Henry Bowers” course, which begins July 16.

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RCC hosting couponing workshops

ASHEBORO (June 27, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering both of its popular couponing workshops in July. Most participants easily save the cost of the workshop and more during their first grocery shopping trip using these techniques.

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RCC offering Excel class, starting in July

ASHEBORO (June 12, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering “MS Excel, Basic,” starting in July.

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Blackwell, Bautista among those honored with RCC academic awards

ASHEBORO (June 11, 2019)

Malinda Blackwell of Liberty, an Advertising and Graphic Design student, was chosen as Randolph Community College’s Academic Excellence Award winner for 2019.


Blackwell was one of 58 students from each community college in North Carolina who were recognized in April for academic excellence. AEA selection requirements are consistent with Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society criteria. Students must be currently enrolled, must have completed at least 12 semester hours in an associate degree program and must have a cumulative grade point average of no less than 3.25. A committee at RCC selected the final recipient based on faculty recommendations.

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New Agribusiness Technology program to start in fall at RCC

ASHEBORO (June 11, 2019)

For the first time, Randolph Community College is offering the chance for students to earn a degree, diploma, or certificate in Agribusiness Technology with the opportunity to continue at North Carolina State University (NCSU).

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CCP students take fast track at RCC, earn associate degree

ASHEBORO (June 7, 2019)

The last two years of high school can be pretty busy with homework, prom, more homework, tennis practice, more homework, part-time job, even more homework, so what’s a few college courses added to the mix? In fact, by the time those two years are done, you may just have a college degree to show for the effort.


Southwestern Randolph High School senior Ben Cross and Uwharrie Charter Academy senior Daryn Trogdon walked in Randolph Community College’s Curriculum Graduation on May 8, both earning Associate in Arts degrees before they graduate from high school. The duo was able to accomplish the feat thanks to the Career and College Promise program, which allows high school juniors and seniors to either earn an employable credential if they plan to enter the workforce or to take general education courses they will need at the university level. Cross and Trogdon are the first CCP students to graduate from RCC.

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RCC graduates first Therapeutic Massage class

ASHEBORO (June 7, 2019)

The sense of pride was palatable May 31 as Randolph Community College conducted its first Therapeutic Massage graduation in the JB & Claire Davis Corporate Training Center on the Asheboro Campus.

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Mobile Vet Center visiting RCC June 26

ASHEBORO (June 3, 2019)

Mobile Vet Center of Greensboro will visit Randolph Community College’s Asheboro Campus on Wednesday, June 26, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

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IT, automotive industries invited to Apprenticeship Randolph Employer Interest Meetings at RCC

ASHEBORO (May 29, 2019)

Is your company looking to hire in the area of Information Technology or Automotive Systems Technology in the future? If so, Apprenticeship Randolph (AR) invites you to learn more about building your pipeline of talented youth apprentices. Join AR for one or both employer interest meetings Tuesday, June 4, at Randolph Community College.

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Enjoy the outdoors while learning how to paint

ASHEBORO (May 28, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering a “Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylic — Plein Air” course with professional artist and local historian Henry Bowers as the instructor, beginning Tuesday, June 4.

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RCC offering forklift training

ASHEBORO (May 28, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering a course in forklift operation in June, September, and December.

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AMP Summit shines light on Manufacturing Pathway progress

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Rocky Lewis, an apprentice with Elastic Therapy Inc., shares how Apprenticeship Randolph has changed his life.

ASHEBORO (May 23, 2019)

Members of Randolph Community College (RCC), the Randolph County School System (RCSS), Asheboro City Schools (ACS); local industry representatives, and community partners gathered Tuesday, May 21, in RCC’s JB & Claire Davis Corporate Training Center for an AMP (Advanced Manufacturing Pathway) Summit to share what has developed out of the Pathways to Prosperity Advanced Manufacturing Pathway that was released in April 2015.

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Destiny Diaz-Townsend awarded Retiree Scholarship from RCC Foundation

ASHEBORO (May 20, 2019)

Destiny Diaz-Townsend has been awarded the Randolph Community College Foundation Retiree Scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year. The scholarship was established to honor retired RCC faculty and staff members.

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Randolph Community College announces 2019 Spring Semester Academic Standing lists

ASHEBORO (May 20, 2019)

Randolph Community College recently announced the President’s List, Dean’s List, and Academic Merit List for the 2019 spring semester.

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RCC offering Excel, ServSafe, OSHA classes in June

ASHEBORO (May 20, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering Excel, OSHA, and ServSafe classes in June.

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