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RCC photojournalism students place in video competition

ASHEBORO (Jan. 17, 2019)

Sometimes the best gateway to a future career is the real-world, hands-on experience of an internship.


Two Randolph Community College photojournalism students recently won awards in the North Carolina Business Committee for Education’s statewide Experience More Video Competition, shadowing two former RCC students and learning about the internship experiences that led them to their current careers.


Nathan Burton took first place with Aly Vermillion grabbing second in the community college category. The NCBCE hosted an Experience More Summit on Work-Based Learning Dec. 7 with five regional satellite locations, including RCC’s JB & Claire Davis Corporate Training Center, highlighting the two winners’ work.

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RCC offering social work classes

ASHEBORO (Jan. 17, 2019)

Randolph Community College is offering two classes that will help students on their way to becoming social workers.

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Get your scissors ready: Couponing classes are back!

ASHEBORO (Jan. 15, 2018)

Have a new year’s resolution to put more money away in a rainy day fund? Randolph Community College is offering both of its popular couponing workshops at the Randleman Center, starting at the end of this month. Most participants easily save the cost of the workshop and more during their first grocery shopping trip using these techniques.

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Millstone Creek Orchard’s Mooney to teach RCC's inaugural agritourism course

ASHEBORO (Jan. 10, 2019)

Bringing visitors to the family farm may seem like a huge undertaking, but, with the help of Millstone Creek Orchards LLC owner/operator Beverly Isom Mooney, Randolph Community College is offering its first-ever “Agritourism 101” class.

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Electrical technician class starts Jan. 16

ASHEBORO (Jan. 8, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering a “Basic Electrical Technician I” course beginning Wednesday, Jan. 16.

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Learn how your drawings can come to life at RCC’s Animation Academy

ASHEBORO (Jan. 7, 2018)

Ambitious artists used to have to cross the country to learn animation at Los Angeles studios. Now, thanks to today’s digital tools, local artists can learn how to make their drawings come to life here in Asheboro. Randolph Community College is offering students ages 16 and up the opportunity to learn from award-winning professional Terry Locke in its new “Animation Academy.”

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RCC’s Small Business Center invites business owners to ‘Be Our Guest’ for webinar series

ASHEBORO (Jan. 3, 2019)

Randolph Community College’s Small Business Center is hosting a series of free online webinars, “Be Our Guest: Perfecting the Art of Customer Service,” on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 2-3:30 p.m., starting Tuesday, Jan. 8.

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Spring teacher training classes at RCC to begin in February

ASHEBORO (Jan. 3, 2019)

Randolph County teachers have the opportunity to enroll in two teacher renewal classes through Randolph Community College for teacher renewal credit. Teachers should decide which courses to take and apply to their school district for prior approval.

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RCC schedules PHR/SPHR exam prep class

ASHEBORO (Jan. 3, 2019)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division has scheduled another “PHR/SPHR Certification Exam Prep” course to help human resources professionals advance their careers.

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RCC offering guitar class for beginners

ASHEBORO (Jan. 3, 2019)

Ever wanted to channel your inner Jimmy Page?


Randolph Community College is offering an introductory guitar class that is the first step toward strumming “Stairway to Heaven.”

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Purpose, passion, persistence highlight RCC’s College and Career Readiness graduation

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Amanda Decker watches her fellow graduates receive their diplomas during Randolph Community College's 2018 College and Career Readiness graduation.

 

ASHEBORO (Dec. 19, 2018)

Thirty-one students out of 54 High School Equivalency graduates and seven Adult High School Diploma graduates who were eligible participated in Randolph Community College’s 2018 College and Career Readiness graduation Thursday, Dec. 13, in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium on the Asheboro Campus. Workforce Development Innovation and Research/Male Minority Mentoring Coordinator Daniel Ferguson gave the address, and Thelma Garcia Rodriguez, Delmas Connell Blackwell, Christopher May, and Adam Cottle were the student speakers.

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Classes at RCC offer a chance to spark creativity

ASHEBORO (Dec. 18, 2018)

Have a New Year’s resolution to spark your creative side?

Starting in January, Randolph Community College is offering classes in drawing, painting, pottery, and line-dancing.

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RCC offering Microsoft Excel, Pharmacy Tech, and QuickBooks classes

ASHEBORO (Dec. 13, 2018)

Looking to become an expert in Microsoft Excel or QuickBooks or trained as a pharmacy technician? Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering “Microsoft Excel, Basic,” “Pharmacy Technician Hybrid,” and “QuickBooks, Introduction” classes. All three begin in January.

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Holland to instruct Municipal Government Finance class at RCC

ASHEBORO (Dec. 7, 2018)

Biscoe Town Manager Brandon Holland will be teaching a “Municipal Government Finance” class, starting in January, at Randolph Community College’s Randleman Center.

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RCC welding students design, construct benches at Archdale Campus

ASHEBORO (Dec. 6, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s 2019 Welding Diploma class recently designed, made blueprints, and built two park benches for the area outside the Welding Center on the Archdale Campus.

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Car repair, DMV dealer, HVAC, ag mechanics, welding courses start in January at RCC

ASHEBORO (Dec. 5, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering classes in auto body repair, DMV Motor Vehicle Licensure, HVAC, agricultural mechanics, and welding in January.

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RCC students help make Holiday Houses come to life

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ASHEBORO (Dec. 4, 2018)

First- and second-year Interior Design students at Randolph Community College recently worked with Lexington-based designer Mickey Sharpe of Mickey Sharpe Design on this year’s Lexington Holiday House, which features two homes owned by Mark and Karla Loper of Falls Church, Virginia.

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Become a Certified Medical Coder through online classes at RCC

ASHEBORO (Dec. 4, 2018)

Randolph Community College is offering two online classes, beginning Jan. 14, that will help students on the pathway to becoming a Certified Medical Coder. Students will learn medical terminology and anatomy as well as how to use the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) manual and the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) to work as a coder in the health care field (doctors’ offices, clinics, public health facilities, hospitals, etc.). The deadline to register for either class is Jan. 2.

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RCC inducts 50 students into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

ASHEBORO (Nov. 27, 2018)

On Saturday, Nov. 17, Beta Theta Rho, the local Five Star Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Randolph Community College, introduced 50 new members, during its fall Induction Ceremony in the R. Alton Cox Learning Resources Center auditorium on the Asheboro Campus.

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RCC offering Forklift Operator, ServSafe classes in December

ASHEBORO (Nov. 27, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division will offer both a Saturday course on forklift operation and a ServSafe course in December.

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