Rockingham Community College will use a $25,000 subgrant from MDC, Inc. to explore the connections between local food production, healthy lifestyles, and nutrition through the creation of an edible greenhouse, field trips, and classroom experiences.
During their regular meeting held on November 10, the Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees adopted a resolution supporting the Connect NC Bond Act.
Rockingham Community College will use a $50,000 grant from the N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission to purchase a three-barrel brewing system for its Center for Brewing Sciences.
Community members, faculty, and students are invited to tour Mexico, Munich, and Vienna this spring. For students who are interested in this study abroad experience, Spanish and German courses will be offered during the spring 2016 semester. These culture and civilization courses provide students with three hours of transferable credits.
Rockingham Community College launched a new program designed to help adults succeed in a digital economy.
The RCC Foundation Board of Directors recently voted to increase the minimum amount required to endow a scholarship fund through the Foundation. Currently, endowing a scholarship requires a minimum of $15,000 contributed over a period of up to five years. That figure will increase to $17,500 on January 1, 2016.
Former RCC Eagle’s Out Fielder Kyle Rowland of Reidsville was named to the 2015 ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove teams for NJCAA Divisions I, II, and III.
Kinlaw, who began his duties on January 20, was sworn in by Board of Trustees Chair Mark Collins of Reidsville and Board of Trustees Vice Chair Mrs. Elizabeth Maddrey of Eden.