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RCC Department Named for Dahlia Gubalane Oldham

RCC President Robert Shackleford honor Dahlia Oldham with her three sons looking on.

ASHEBORO (May 21, 2018)

Randolph Community College named its College and Career Readiness Department in honor of Dahlia Gubalane Oldham of Seagrove, a graduate and fervent supporter of the program, the College, and the RCC Foundation.

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RCC Introduction to QuickBooks Course Set to Begin June 5

ASHEBORO (May 16, 2018)

Randolph Community College Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer a “QuickBooks, Introduction” course beginning Tuesday, June 5.

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RCC Sets Real Estate Continuing Education Classes for May 30

ASHEBORO (May 14, 2018)

Randolph Community College will be offering several real estate courses this month at the Asheboro Campus.

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Over 540 Graduate from Randolph Community College

An RCC student celebrates after receiving her diploma

ASHEBORO (May 10, 2018)

A record crowd watched 299 Randolph Community College graduates cross the stage area to receive their degrees, diplomas or certificates on Wednesday night in the Asheboro High School gymnasium. The gymnasium was full, the nearby Performing Arts Center almost full with family and friends watching a live video feed, and an RCC network specialist reported that 530 sessions were initiated with the live internet stream, with many streaming from iPhones and Android phones.

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NCCCS’s Haygood to speak at RCC’s 2018 Graduation Ceremony May 9 at Asheboro High School

ASHEBORO (May 4, 2018)

Jennifer Haygood, executive vice president and chief of staff of the North Carolina Community College System, will be the guest speaker at Randolph Community College’s Curriculum Graduation ceremony scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, in the Asheboro High School gymnasium.

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RCC’s Toni Formato to Serve on State Board of Community Colleges

Photo of Yasmin Cervantes and Toni Formato at state conference

ASHEBORO (May 4, 2018)

RCC student Toni Formato of Denton was elected president of the North Carolina Comprehensive Community College Student Government Association (N4CSGA) at the state conference recently. By virtue of that office, she will also serve as the student representative on the State Board of Community Colleges for the 2018-19 academic year. Formato is enrolled in the Associate in Science (College Transfer) program and currently serves as president of the RCC’s Student Government Association.

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School Systems Offer AMP Camp for 7th, 8th Graders, Middle and High School Teachers at RCC; Registration Deadline May 15

ASHEBORO (May 4, 2018)

Are you a 7th or 8th grader or a middle or high school teacher interested in learning more about advanced manufacturing? Asheboro City Schools, Randolph Community College, and the Randolph County School System have joined forces to hold an AMP (Advanced Manufacturing Pathway) Camp from Monday-Thursday, June 18-21, at RCC’s Asheboro Campus.

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Denise Greenwell, Michelle Chapman Among Those Honored with RCC Academic Awards

Denise Greenwell, who won the 2018 Academic Excellence Award

ASHEBORO (May 3, 2018)

Denise Greenwell of Pleasant Garden, an Associate in Arts (College Transfer) student, was chosen as Randolph Community College’s Academic Excellence Award winner for 2018.

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RCC Students Complete Petty Experience

RCC President Robert Shackleford and Richard Petty congratulate Roberto Avila for completing the Petty Experience

ASHEBORO (May 3, 2018)

During the weeks of March 26 and April 3, Petty’s Garage welcomed 14 aspiring automotive technicians from Randolph Community College. The RCC students were broken up in two parts – automotive systems and collision repair.

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Learn “Acrylic Pour Painting” in Randolph Community College Class

ASHEBORO (May 3, 2018)

Randolph Community College will offer a class in “Acrylic Pour Painting” beginning May 14. Acrylic pour painting is the art of mixing two or more paint colors in the same container, pouring them onto a canvas or other medium in a desired pattern, then using gravity to move the paint around creating interesting and sometimes surprising colors and results.

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Auto Body Repair Course Beginning May 21

ASHEBORO (April 30, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering an “Auto Body Repair Basics” beginning in May, which is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the auto body repair field.

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RCC Design Student Wins Regional SkillsUSA Competition

Brandon Rancourt with his winning T-shirt design

ASHEBORO (April 27, 2018)

Brandon Rancourt of Staley, a first-year Randolph Community College Advertising and Graphic Design student, won first place for his T-shirt design at the regional competition for SkillsUSA North Carolina recently at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.

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Summer Pottery Classes Begin in May at RCC

ASHEBORO (April 27, 2018)

Summer pottery classes will begin in May at Randolph Community College’s Asheboro Campus.

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Three Students Complete 2017-2018 Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy

Student Leadership graduates Toni Formato, Nolan Coley and Macy Daniel

ASHEBORO (April 24, 2018)

Three students graduated from the 2017-2018 Fountain-Luria Student Leadership Academy at Randolph Community College on March 21, 2018, at a ceremony held in the Martha Luck Comer Conference Center. Asheboro City Schools Superintendent Dr. Terry Worrell was the keynote speaker for the event.

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RCC Randleman Center Offers Saturday ServSafe Class for Restaurant Workers

ASHEBORO (April 24, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer restaurant workers a chance to earn their ServSafe certificate with a one-day Saturday class at the Randleman Center in May.

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RCC Inducts 82 Into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

One group of PTK members inducted into Beta Theta Rho on April 14

ASHEBORO (April 23, 2018)

On Saturday, April 14, 2018, Beta Theta Rho, the local Five Star Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Randolph Community College, welcomed 82 new members, the second largest group in the chapter’s 19-year history, during its fall Induction Ceremony which took place in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC to Offer Therapeutic Massage Classes; Open House May 11

ASHEBORO (April 19, 2018)

Randolph Community College will be offering an open house/orientation for enrollment in the upcoming Therapeutic Massage program. Bring a friend and visit the open house on Friday, May 11, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the RCC Randleman Center located at 100 Hilliary St., Randleman.

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RCC Park Named for Frank and Ella B. Lowe of Liberty

Unveiling of the sign naming the Frank and Ella B. Lowe Azalea Park

ASHEBORO (April 17, 2018)

The Randolph Community College Foundation and Randolph Community College have named its Azalea Park in the middle of the Asheboro Campus in honor of Frank and Ella B. Lowe of Liberty.

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Substance Abuse & Mental Health Symposium Set for May 4 at RCC to Focus on Community Response/Resources

ASHEBORO (April 16, 2018)

Community resources for substance abusers and their families will be the topic of an upcoming symposium at Randolph Community College in May.

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Basic Electrical Technician Course Begins at RCC in May

ASHEBORO (April 16, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering a “Basic Electrical Technician I” course beginning in May that will cover the principles of electrical wiring. Emphasis is on Ohm’s law, alternating and direct currents, series circuits, parallel circuits and series parallel circuits, use of electrical tools and equipment, wiring materials, and many other special subjects. Preventive maintenance and troubleshooting as well as National Electrical Code will be covered.

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