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RCC News - 2012

Center for Creative Woodworking to Open   (12/21/12)
Center for Creative Woodworking to Open It takes about five hours to drive... (read more)
American History   (12/21/12)
American History I to be Offered Spring Semester American History I will be... (read more)
Pokrzywa Retiring   (12/20/12)
Pokrzywa Retiring From Workforce Training at RCC After serving over fiv... (read more)
Students Named to President's/Dean's Lists   (12/20/12)
Students Named to President's and Dean's Lists WENTWORTH – Rockingham... (read more)
RCC Receives Golden LEAF Foundation Grant   (12/20/12)
RCC Receives Golden LEAF Foundation Grant WENTWORTH – Rockingham Comm... (read more)
RCC Librarian Earns Rutgers Fellowship   (12/20/12)
RCC Librarian Earns Rutgers Fellowship Craig Arthur fell in love with libra... (read more)
Holiday Closing   (12/17/12)
Holiday Closing Rockingham Community College will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1 for ... (read more)
BLET Class Graduates   (12/14/12)
BLET Class Graduates The 39th Rockingham Community College basic law enforcemen... (read more)
Wilkerson Leaving "Family"   (12/11/12)
Wilkerson Leaving 'Family' A lot has changed in Howard Wilkerson’s life.&... (read more)
Holiday Concert   (12/04/12)
Holiday Concert at RCC Have yourself a merry little Christmas, or at least the ... (read more)
One-of-a-Kind Gifts   (11/27/12)
One-of-a-Kind Gifts     For that one-of-a-kind gift, the art de... (read more)
GED - A Life Changer   (11/26/12)
GED - A Life Changer          &nbs... (read more)
Trustees Approve New Programs   (11/19/12)
Trustees Approve New Programs Beginning in fall 2013, Rockingham Community Coll... (read more)
RCC To Close for Holiday   (11/19/12)
RCC Holiday Closing No classes will be held on Wed., Nov. 21and the college&nbs... (read more)
CNA Evening Class Graduates   (11/15/12)
CNA Evening Class Graduates On Nov. 15, the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) p... (read more)
Industry Reps To Hold Information Session   (11/07/12)
Industry Reps To Hold Information Session   ... (read more)
Gala Recognizes RCC Friends   (11/07/12)
Gala Recognizes RCC Friends With “M.A.S.H.” as its theme, the 2012 ... (read more)
Cosmetology Students at Charlotte Show   (11/06/12)
Cosmetology Students at Charlotte Show RCC cosmetology students are urged to at... (read more)
Rockingham County Birthplace of NC Community Colleges   (11/06/12)
Rockingham County Birthplace of NC Community Colleges In 1958, Superintendent o... (read more)
Financial Aid hours, Nov. 2   (10/31/12)
Financial Aid Office Closed For Scholarship Luncheon The Financial Aid Office w... (read more)
Library Book Sale   (10/26/12)
Library Book Sale The annual Gerald B. James Library fall used book sale i... (read more)
Veteran   (10/26/12)
Veteran's Day Salute In a salute to all veterans, but especially those attendin... (read more)
Safe Trick or Treat   (10/26/12)
Safe Trick or Treat The Rockingham Community College Criminal Justice Club and ... (read more)
Student Development Hours on Oct. 26   (10/22/12)
Student Development Closed Friday Afternoon The Admissions, Counseling Services... (read more)
SKD Inducts New Members   (10/19/12)
SKD Inducts New Members Rockingham Community College’s chapter of Sigma K... (read more)
CT&CC Dedicated to Rakestraw   (10/18/12)
College Transfer & Career Center Dedicated to Rakestraw Due to his dedicati... (read more)
Chris Herren to Speak at RCC   (10/16/12)
Chris Herren to Speak at RCC        &nbs... (read more)
Benefit Concert   (10/04/12)
PAWS for the Cause Concert Scheduled What could be better than combining a love... (read more)
RCC Receives Innovation Award   (10/03/12)
RCC Receives Innovation Award “Something is Brewing in Rockingham County,... (read more)
Domestic Violence Presentations   (10/02/12)
Domestic Violence Awareness Presentations October is Domestic Violence Awarenes... (read more)
RCC Holding Public Sale   (10/02/12)
RCC Holding Public Sale On Oct. 12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Rockingham Community Col... (read more)
Win NFL Tickets   (09/27/12)
Win NFL Tickets Come out and support the Lady Eagles women's volleyball team&nb... (read more)
RCC is Military Friendly   (09/25/12)
RCC is Military Friendly Rockingham Community College has been named to the Mil... (read more)
New SBC Seminars   (09/25/12)
New SBC Seminars Anyone interested in business practices should take advantage ... (read more)
Constitution Week Election Results   (09/21/12)
Constitution Week Election Results   Democracy, as formed through the... (read more)
Highlighting History at Historical Village   (09/21/12)
Highlighting History at Historical Village As the final event in the “See... (read more)
Lindsey Earns National Certification   (09/14/12)
Lindsey Joins Elite Group of Basic Skills Professionals   Margo Lindsey, ... (read more)
Candidate's Forum Scheduled   (09/14/12)
Candidate's Forum to be Held in RCC Auditorium On Thursday, Sept. 20, Rockingha... (read more)
College Recruiters Coming   (09/12/12)
College Recruiters Coming to Campus Every semester, recruiters from 4-year coll... (read more)
Constitution Day Events   (09/12/12)
Constitution Day Events Think about it:  “What Does Freedom Mean t... (read more)
Student Success Center - Workshops & Tutoring Available   (09/12/12)
Student Success Center  Workshops & Tutoring Available *Math Tu... (read more)
9/11 Ceremony Held   (09/11/12)
9/11 Ceremony Held On a sunny day in 2001, American Airline flights 11 and 77... (read more)
Employee Update at RCC   (09/10/12)
Employee Update at RCC Rockingham Community College welcomes new employees onto... (read more)
Art Exhibit and Lecture   (09/10/12)
Art Exhibit and Lecture   On Thursday, Sept. 13, a stroll through the h... (read more)
Volleyball Season Opens   (09/07/12)
Volleyball Season Underway Volleyball season opens at Rockingham Community Coll... (read more)
Women Join Basketball Team   (08/31/12)
Women Join Basketball Team Six more  women have joined the newly created w... (read more)
Employees Have Fun And Give   (08/31/12)
Employees Have Fun And Give The RCC Foundation's Annual Giving Campaign be... (read more)
College Closed for Labor Day   (08/28/12)
College Closed for Labor Day Rockingham Community College will be closed Monday... (read more)
Recycling Program Improved   (08/23/12)
Recycling Program Improved Students, faculty, staff, and visitors to campu... (read more)
Catalinas in Concert   (08/22/12)
Catalinas in Concert at RCC For decades, beach music lovers had danced to the s... (read more)
RCC Rated Exceptional   (08/20/12)
RCC Receives Exceptional Designation For the 2010-11 academic year, Rockingha... (read more)
Support For Students   (08/17/12)
Let the Student Support Services Program Help You What is it? The Student Suppo... (read more)
SBC - New Free Seminars   (08/16/12)
Small Business Center Offers Great New Seminars From September through April, t... (read more)
RCC Partners with CCAC Advisors   (08/14/12)
RCC Partners with CCAC Advisors A growing partnership between Rockingham Commun... (read more)
List of Offices Closed Monday   (08/10/12)
List of Offices Temporarily Closed Monday The following Student Developmen... (read more)
Fall Registration   (08/10/12)
Fall Registration Registration for fall semester 2012 at Rockingham Community C... (read more)
Student Transportation Option   (08/09/12)
New Transportation Option for Students Rockingham Community College students wi... (read more)
CFO of the Year   (08/07/12)
CFO of the Year Every year, Triad Business Journal solicits nominations for the... (read more)
Pet Care Courses   (08/07/12)
Pet Care Courses Pets require care.  From grooming to health to behavioral... (read more)
Honor School of Excellence   (08/07/12)
RECHS is Honor School of Excellence In the recently released 2011-2012 North Ca... (read more)
Summer Graduation Video   (08/06/12)
Summer Graduation Video   ... (read more)
Practical Nursing Pinning Video   (08/06/12)
Practical Nursing Pinning Video ... (read more)
Surgical Technology Pinning Video   (08/06/12)
Surgical Technology Pinning Video   ... (read more)
Fall Registration   (08/03/12)
Final Fall Registration Final registration for fall semester 2012 at Rockingham... (read more)
President's/Dean's Lists   (08/02/12)
President's/Dean's Lists Rockingham Community College announces those named to ... (read more)
Staff Person of the Year   (08/02/12)
Staff Person of the Year For obvious reasons, a president’s assistant is ... (read more)
Excellence in Teaching Award   (08/02/12)
Excellence in Teaching Award Chemistry and developmental math instructor, Melis... (read more)
Robertson Retires   (07/31/12)
Robertson Retires In December 1969, Sam Robertson was enjoying his senior year ... (read more)
Dunlap Retires   (07/31/12)
Dunlap Retires Rockingham Community College’s senior accounting assistant... (read more)
Royals Wins NJCAA Award   (07/31/12)
Royals Wins NJCAA Award Rockingham Community College alumnus, Zachary Royals, r... (read more)
Summer Graduation   (07/27/12)
Summer Graduation Dr. Michael S. Helmick, president of Rockingham Community Col... (read more)
Practical Nursing Pinning   (07/26/12)
Practical Nursing Pinning During a July 23 evening ceremony, 27 Rockingham Comm... (read more)
Student Center Closing For Graduation   (07/25/12)
Student Center Closing For Graduation Because of staff duties for graduati... (read more)
Surgical Technology Pinning   (07/24/12)
Surgical Technology Pinning Eleven Rockingham Community College surgical techno... (read more)
SBC is Center of Excellence   (07/24/12)
SBC is Center of Excellence Six Small Business Centers from across the state we... (read more)
Women's Volleyball   (07/19/12)
Local Girls To Play Women's Volleyball Four graduates from Rockingham County hi... (read more)
Soyars NATE Certified   (07/18/12)
Soyars Earns Impressive NATE Certification Rockingham Community College instruc... (read more)
Three Named Professor Emeritus   (07/16/12)
Three Named Professor Emeritus Retired Rockingham Community College faculty mem... (read more)
Board of Trustees Meeting   (07/13/12)
Board of Trustees July 2012 Meeting Randy Davis Judkins of Reidsville and Rebec... (read more)
Personnel Update   (07/13/12)
Personnel Update   Rockingham Community College announces the following p... (read more)
Fall Registration   (07/11/12)
Fall Registration Fall registration will be held July 16-18 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.... (read more)
College Closed July Fourth   (07/03/12)
College Closed July Fourth Rockingham Community College will be closed Wednesda... (read more)
Nursing Information Sessions   (07/03/12)
Nursing Information Sessions... (read more)
Haynes Receives Award   (07/03/12)
Haynes Receives Award Every year, one instructor from each of the 58 college... (read more)
Required Orientation   (07/02/12)
Required Orientation   A change has occurred at Rockingham Community Co... (read more)
New Continuing Education Courses   (06/28/12)
New Continuing Education Courses Google Docs, a Web-based Microsoft Office alte... (read more)
2012 Fall Curriculum Schedule   (06/22/12)
2012 Fall Curriculum Schedule    ... (read more)
Two Join Board of Trustees   (06/18/12)
Two Join Board of Trustees Randy Davis Judkins of Reidsville and Rebecca Price ... (read more)
Cosmo Prof Hair Show   (06/14/12)
Cosmo Prof Hair Show While others were enjoying a break from their studies betw... (read more)
Individuals Join Foundation Board   (06/14/12)
Individuals Join Foundation Board Five individuals from across the county recen... (read more)
Educational Funds for Veterans   (06/13/12)
Educational Funds for Veterans Unemployed veterans may be eligible for the new ... (read more)
Major Renovations Planned   (06/12/12)
Major Renovations Planned Renovations that would combine health sciences progra... (read more)
Flag Day Concert   (06/11/12)
Flag Day Concert In celebration of Flag Day, pianist David McClintock will be p... (read more)
Mental Health Course   (06/07/12)
Course Identifies Mental Illnesses   Mental Health First Aid, offered at... (read more)
Russell Named Dean   (05/30/12)
Russell Named Dean   Effective June 1, Joyce Russell will become the dean... (read more)
Dean Harding Retiring   (05/29/12)
Dean Tom Harding Retiring in June Tom Harding, retiring Dean of Health Sciences... (read more)
Professor Emeriti   (05/25/12)
Three Receive Professor Emeritus Designation Ken Capps, John Crutchfield and Jo... (read more)
Board of Trustees Meeting   (05/25/12)
Board Holds May Meeting The Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees met ... (read more)
Morris Named Health Sciences Dean   (05/24/12)
Morris Named Health Sciences Dean Effective June 1, Tiffany Morris will become ... (read more)
Faculty Ranking   (05/23/12)
Faculty Receive Higher Ranking   Rockingham Community College faculty mem... (read more)
Spring 2012 President's and Dean's Lists   (05/22/12)
Spring 2012 President's and Dean's Lists   Rockingham Community College a... (read more)
College Closed May 28   (05/21/12)
College Closed May 28 Rockingham Community College will be closed Monday, May 2... (read more)
Subway Closed for Summer   (05/21/12)
Subway Closed for Summer The Subway located on the RCC campus will be closed th... (read more)
College Closed May 28   (05/21/12)
College Closed May 28 Rockingham Community College will be closed Monday, May 2... (read more)
Final Registration for Summer Semester   (05/15/12)
Final Day to Register for Summer Classes at RCC The last day to registration fo... (read more)
Nursing Program Ceremony   (05/14/12)
RCC nursing students receive caps and pins The 13 graduating associate degree n... (read more)
Spring 2012 Curriculum Graduation Photos   (05/11/12)
Spring 2012 Curriculum Graduation Photos   Click here to view graduation ... (read more)
2012 GED Graduation Photos   (05/11/12)
2012 GED Graduation Photos Click here to view GED graduation photos.  ... (read more)
Largest Class Graduates From RCC   (05/11/12)
Largest Class Graduates From RCC Dr. Michael S. Helmick, president of Rockingha... (read more)
GED Students Graduate   (05/11/12)
GED Students Graduate Over 115 graduates walked across the stage to receive the... (read more)
2012 Outstanding Student   (05/09/12)
2012 Outstanding Student Steven Forrest of Summerfield got his GED at Guilford ... (read more)
Athletic Director Honored With National Award   (05/09/12)
Athletic Director Honored With National Award    The National Junior ... (read more)
Blankenship Retires After Nearly Five Decades at RCC   (05/09/12)
Blankenship ends almost five decades with RCC “Each person has a story to... (read more)
Summer Welding Course   (05/01/12)
Summer Welding Course Beginning May 14, Rockingham Community College is offerin... (read more)
RECHS Teacher and Students Excel   (05/01/12)
RECHS Teacher and Students Excel Rockingham Early College High School teacher, ... (read more)
Women to Play Basketball   (04/30/12)
Locals sign to play college basketball When Rockingham Community College begins... (read more)
PTK Induction   (04/27/12)
32 join international honor society at RCC In an April 23 ceremony, 32 individu... (read more)
RT Pinning   (04/27/12)
Respiratory therapy students honored during ceremony On April 26, graduating re... (read more)
Essay Contest Winners   (04/26/12)
Contest winners thoughts focus on education For the annual essay contest, &ldqu... (read more)
Benefit Concert   (04/24/12)
Benefit Concert for Relay For Life A Relay For Life Benefit Concert is being he... (read more)
RCCB Concert   (04/24/12)
Rockingham County Community Band to perform at RCC The Rockingham County Commun... (read more)
Respiratory Therapy Accredited   (04/20/12)
RCC Respiratory therapy program meets all standards for national accreditation ... (read more)
Student Awards Ceremony   (04/20/12)
Students receive variety of awards During the April 16 Student Awards Ceremony,... (read more)
Classes & Activities Relocated   (04/17/12)
Classes & Activities Relocated Due to a water main break in front of the AD... (read more)
Graduate   (04/16/12)
Graduate's Day Click the above link for more information.... (read more)
Student art show scheduled   (04/13/12)
Student art show scheduled Rockingham Community College student artists will be... (read more)
Nursing Symposium   (04/13/12)
Nursing Symposium Download PDF... (read more)
Job Fair   (04/13/12)
Employers use Job Fair to scout potential employees Representatives from over 3... (read more)
Summer Registration   (04/12/12)
Summer registration at RCC Registration for summer semester at Rockingham Commu... (read more)
Lunchtime Learning   (04/11/12)
Lunchtime Learning Our vast globe has shrunk to the few seconds it takes to sen... (read more)
Home School Students   (04/10/12)
Home School Students Please click the above link for more information.... (read more)
Hydraulic Fracturing Presentation-April 17   (04/09/12)
Hydraulic Fracturing Presentation-April 17 Click the above link to download... (read more)
Energy Presentation - April 11   (03/31/12)
Energy and the environment to be discussed Clean energy is a hot topic. It is ... (read more)
Scales’ belief in education remembered with scholarship   (03/30/12)
Scales’ belief in education remembered with scholarship A scholarship has... (read more)
College Closed for Spring Break   (03/29/12)
  College Closed for Spring Break Rockingham Community College will be cl... (read more)
Eaglemania 2012   (03/21/12)
Eaglemania 2012 The day camp experience where kids can get creative, physical... (read more)
Haapala Family Scholarship established   (03/20/12)
Haapala Family Scholarship established In February, Theodore "Ted" Haapala of... (read more)
Garland Rakestraw establishes scholarship at RCC   (03/20/12)
Garland Rakestraw establishes scholarship at RCC Garland Rakestraw’s mo... (read more)
Local student selected to visit NASA and plan Mars exploration   (03/20/12)
Local student selected to visit NASA and plan Mars exploration For three days... (read more)
Four Designated Professor Emeritus   (03/15/12)
Four Designated Professor Emeritus Due to their long-term contributions to Ro... (read more)
Manufacturers Association Holds First Meeting   (03/08/12)
Manufacturers Association Holds First Meeting The Rockingham County Manufacture... (read more)
RCC Hosts NJCAA Tournament   (03/07/12)
RCC Hosts NJCAA Tournament Rockingham Community College is hosting the NJCAA (N... (read more)
RCC's RECHS Student Presents Bill   (03/05/12)
RCC's RECHS Student Presents Bill Reprinted with permission: Eden Daily News/Re... (read more)
Crossing Borders In Pursuit of Education   (03/02/12)
Crossing Borders In Pursuit of Education Not all education comes from a book.... (read more)
Local Artist’s Work Selected for New York Gallery   (03/02/12)
Local Artist’s Work Selected for New York Gallery Alex Sharp of Reidsvi... (read more)
BLET Grads Find Employment   (03/02/12)
BLET Grads Find Employment Destinie Dew, Micah Snow and Wesley Walker were re... (read more)
Cross-discipline training takes learning to a new level   (02/28/12)
Cross-discipline training takes learning to a new level Reading a case study ... (read more)
Direct Care Worker Jobs Increasing   (02/23/12)
Direct Care Worker Jobs Increasing Kim B (name withheld at the family’s r... (read more)
March Job Training   (02/17/12)
March Job Training For those who need to learn a new trade, upgrade skills, imp... (read more)
Woodturning Workshops   (02/16/12)
Woodturning Workshops Experience the thrill of detailed woodturning by creating... (read more)
Rockingham County Reads "The Pact"   (02/14/12)
Rockingham County Reads "The Pact" Rockingham County Reads is a community-wid... (read more)
Homemade Music Concert   (02/14/12)
Homemade Music Concert Joyce, Dustin and Matt Crutchfield; Jesse and Dave Smath... (read more)
Scuba Diving Course   (02/09/12)
Scuba Diving - Exploring A World Down Under Whether underwater worlds fascinate... (read more)
McCain Selected For Award   (02/01/12)
McCain Selected For Prestigious Academic Award Rochelle McCain of Gibsonville... (read more)
Maddrey scholarship established   (01/27/12)
Maddrey Scholarship established Joseph Maddrey, an Eden attorney, and Elizabeth... (read more)
SBC offers February Seminars   (01/27/12)
SBC offers February Seminars From September through April, the Small Business C... (read more)
Employee Update   (01/26/12)
Employee changes at RCC Recently, Rockingham Community College has hired or pro... (read more)
Osborne Joins Staff   (01/24/12)
Osborne Joins Staff Kevin Osborne has been named director of institutional pla... (read more)
WSSU Rep on Campus   (01/23/12)
WSSU Rep on Campus Regina Watkins Brim, Assistant Director of Transfer and Adul... (read more)
Civil War Reenactment   (01/19/12)
Civil War Reenactment On Jan. 27 from 1-3 p.m., members of the 26th North Caro... (read more)
Art Unveiled   (01/18/12)
Art Unveiled Todd Drake’s newest art exhibit, “Help: Hidden Work, H... (read more)
Women’s Basketball at RCC   (01/18/12)
Women’s Basketball at RCC Stewart McClintock of Greensboro has been hired... (read more)
Learn To Make Beer   (01/18/12)
Learn To Make Beer Fermentation distillation is big business. Think biofuel, cr... (read more)
Chair Caning Course   (01/12/12)
Chair Caning Course Today, as in decades past, cane furniture is a popular deco... (read more)
SBC Joins Business Loan Program   (01/12/12)
SBC Joins Business Loan Program Rockingham Community College’s Small Busi... (read more)
Respiratory Therapy Program Enhancements   (01/12/12)
Respiratory Therapy Program Enhancements Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center an... (read more)
Woodturning Workshops   (01/12/12)
Woodturning Workshops Experience the thrill of detailed woodturning by creating... (read more)
RCC Trustees Elect New Officers   (01/11/12)
RCC Trustees Elect New Officers At the Jan. 10 meeting of the Rockingham Commun... (read more)
LPN to RN Program Application Deadline Extended to Jan. 20   (01/05/12)
LPN to RN Program Application Deadline Extended to Jan. 20 The application dead... (read more)