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Brown signs for Volleyball

South Stokes’ Alexandria Jade “AJ” Brown signs letter of intent to play RCC volleyball.

Trustees to meet Jan. 25

The Board of Trustees will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022.

Student Success: Skye Malasig

Skye Malasig makes volleyball history at RCC.

WSW: Driving pad OK’d

County commissioners approve 53 acres for use as RCC’s driving pad.

WFMY: Career Development Services

RCC helps job seekers navigate new careers.

Honor students: Fall 2021

Congratulations to the Fall 2021 President’s List Dean’s List students.

RCC announces Dec. 2021 graduates

Rockingham Community College congratulates the following students who completed requirements to graduate in December 2021. While these graduates will receive their certificates, diplomas and degrees now, they are invited to participate in RCC’s May 2022 commencement ceremony. Browns Summit Reese Madison Coble – Associate in Arts Destiny Sharelle Donnell – Associate in Arts Danbury Melanie  Read More

Enrollment Services podcast

Learn about enrolling, financial aid, and more from Derick Satterfield.

Unleash your creativity

Rockingham Community College will offer many Creative Arts continuing education courses this spring, including pottery and ceramics, painting and drawing, and woodworking and cabinetmaking. For more information or to register, call 336-342-4261 ext. 2333 or visit www.rockinghamcc.edu/coned. Pottery Making: Several sections available – 5-8 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 10 – May 9; 1-4 p.m. or 5-8  Read More

RCC to add cross-country

The athletics program at Rockingham Community College is soon to grow. Beginning in Fall 2022, RCC will officially initiate men’s and women’s cross-country teams. These two teams will join the women’s volleyball and men’s baseball teams, both of which have experienced renewal and success. RCC’s Director of Student Life & Athletics, Maggie Murray, believes that  Read More

Student Success: Phillip Medeiros

Returning to college, he has found his niche – and it shows Phillip Medeiros has come a long way, in many aspects. Looking back, he described himself as “average and forgettable” at the small-town central New Jersey high school that churns out many Ivy Leaguers. He graduated with the Class of 2014. “I had a  Read More

Employees, tourney bring in $36k

The Rockingham Community College Foundation brought in more than $36,000 in the last few months, thanks to RCC employee donors, golfers, and sponsors. Employee Support Each fall, the Foundation hosts a campus fund drive, through which faculty and staff can make donations, either directly or through payroll deduction. The drive, held for a few weeks  Read More

Career Development Services podcast

Rockingham Community College recently transformed some departments into the new Career Development Services. Director Gwendolyn Roy and Specialist Iris Carter discuss with local journalist Mike Moore, the career center on campus, which provides programs and employment services to everyone in the community at no cost.

Kinlaw receives distinguished leader award

President Dr. Mark Kinlaw has received the I.E. Ready award from the Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research.

Trustees to meet Nov. 18

The Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees will hold its regular bimonthly meeting at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021. While the Trustees traditionally meet in person in the Gwynn Boardroom in the Administration Building, they will meet in the Advanced Technologies Building (ADT) in Room 105. RCC continues to require face masks inside campus  Read More

College & Career Readiness podcast

Rockingham Community College Director of College and Career Readiness Trina Jones talks with local journalist Mike Moore about how CCR helps students improve their basic reading, speaking, writing, math, decision making and critical thinking skills. Improving these skills helps in daily activities at home, work, or in the community – and is the first step  Read More

Student Success: Julie Morton

With no formal education, she earned her HS Equivalency Diploma and is now enrolled in college Like many students in their first year of college, Julie Morton is trying to decide what program she wants to study. The Rockingham Community College freshman started out in Information Technology after speaking with her advisor, then changed to  Read More

Kinlaw’s college updates podcast

RCC President Dr. Mark Kinlaw gives an update with Mike Moore Media on several topics at the college, including the use of the quarter-cent sales tax, meeting workforce issues in the county, and enrollment during the pandemic.

Trustees to meet Sept. 21

The Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees will hold its regular meeting at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. The board meets every other month. They will meet in person in the Activity Room in the Whitcomb Student Center. Due to COVID-19, visitors are restricted. However, the public can listen in by calling 336-791-6933 and  Read More

6 RockATOP apprentices sign on

Signing on as new RockATOP apprentices are (front row from left) Tristan Hollifield, Isabella Leonzie, Wyatt Chaney (and not pictured, Patrick Clay), with Machine Specialties Inc., and (back row from left), Gaved Foster and Trey Barker, with ABCO Automation. Six participants in the Rockingham Apprenticeship and Technical Opportunities Partnership (RockATOP) program signed on with local  Read More
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