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RCC Caps and Pins Practical Nursing Graduates

RCC Caps and Pins Practical Nursing Graduates photo

During a July 26 evening ceremony, 11 Rockingham Community College practical nursing students received their caps and pins.

Each year during the ceremony, individuals are chosen to receive special awards.  This year, Michael Watkins was selected to receive the Faculty Award, given to the student who most demonstrates positive leadership qualities, initiative, care in the clinical setting, and pronounced improvement in his/her academic performance and grade-point average. Jessica Harden was selected by her classmates to receive the Peer award, which is given to the student(s) who is seen as a student role model and who represents the kind of graduate practical nurse his/her peers would choose should they need nursing care.

The practical nursing candidates for graduation are: Adrena Bannerman, Miranda Brim, Britney Brunette, Brittany Cass, Jessica Harden, Rachel Ivey, Jennifer Myrick, Berenice Villegas, Marquita Wall, Michael Watkins, Megan Witty.

July 27, 2016