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With the 2019 hurricane season upon us, Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey is encouraging residents to be prepared this season to avoid the suffering that followed last year’s Hurricane Florence on the coast and mudflows in the western part of the state. To do this, Commissioner Causey is scheduling disaster relief town hall meetings across the […]

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Effective June 1, the Public Schools of Robeson County now require the new 36-hour offered by Robeson Community College. The certificate from this class must accompany the application when applying for a Substitute Teacher  or a Teaching Assistant. RCC offers day, night and weekend classes to fit your schedule. We recently had our first class, […]

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Robeson Community College hosted a total of 207 campers during the week of June 24-27. Through the Project ACCESS, 3C, and Engineering programs, 11 different camps, related to various STEM topics, were held at no cost to campers.  Project ACCESS Camps Camps AIMS Earth & Environmental Science Camp SCRUBS Cyber Security Industrial Technologies EMS/Fire Science […]

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In an effort to be proactive due to enrollment decline and the need for Robeson Community College to engage in an extremely lean fiscal year, some very difficult cost-cutting and realignment decisions had to be made. These decisions include non-renewals, contractual & part-time services, and supplies were based on program enrollment trends and strategic plans for future […]

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Today, Piedmont Natural Gas presented a check for $100,000 and Matrix Service gave $10,000 to Robeson Community College and the Robeson Community College Foundation as an investment into student scholarships and program expansion. The Piedmont Natural Gas $100,000 investment will be used to fund scholarships in Industrial Technology, Welding, and HVAC. “It’s important to us […]

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The following Robeson Community College students have been named to the President’s List and received Academic Scholar status for the Spring 2019 semester: President’s List Manar Ahmed, Ryan Batton, Sally Bennett, Kevin Berry, Davida Billings, Kaitlyn Bryan, Kenleigh Callahan, Guadalupe Esmeralda Casarrubias Elizalde, Marilyn Dominguez-Regules, Jessica Gamez, Leonardo Garcia Cruz, Alexa Hunt, Danielle Hunt, Shawna […]

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A total of 14 men graduated with a High School Equivalency Certificate on Thursday, June 13 at Lumberton Correctional Institute. Eight of the graduates were in attendance for the ceremony, and for the first time in the program’s history, family members were allowed to attend. This program is provided by College and Career Readiness at […]

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NursingProcess.org has ranked the Robeson Community College Practical Nursing Program No. 3 out of 40 North Carolina Board of Nursing approved LPN educational programs for 2019. “Robeson Community College under the guidance of experienced faculty, offers a well-rounded nursing education to LPN students at its campus in Lumberton; equipped with modern facilities and state-of-the-art laboratories,” […]

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Congratulations to the 2019 Class of Respiratory Therapy. The entire class passed the National Registry & have found employment in the field. The Respiratory Therapy program prepares students to function as Registered Respiratory Therapists an/or Certified Respiratory Therapists. In these roles, individuals perform diagnostic testing, treatments, and management of patients with heart and lung diseases. […]

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During the June 10 meeting, the RCC Board of Trustees presented a resolution honoring the work of President Kimberly Gold, who announced her resignation in March to take the position of Vice President of Programs & Chief Academic Officer for the NC Community College System. “I feel like we accomplished a lot this year,” Dr. […]

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Robeson Community College students, Miranda Lowery Jones, and Brittany Maynor participated in the NC Community College System’s 2019-20 Student Leadership Development Program on June 2-7 at William Peace University in Raleigh. A total of 28 community college students participated in workshops, group & individual projects and several presentations from various guest speakers. The program will […]

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Robeson Community College has entered into two partnerships that will provide advanced training, advisement and guaranteed admission to NC State University via the PackTrac and C3 programs. PackTrac is available to students who are either Associate in Arts or Associate in Science majors with an interest in Agriculture. In PackTrac, students are advised by both […]

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On July 17, NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green will both lead a poetry workshop and read her works at Robeson Community College. Both are free and open to the public. Jaki Shelton Green is the first African American and third woman to be appointed as the North Carolina Poet Laureate. When he appointed her […]

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Robeson Community College and UNC Pembroke have cleared a path for licensed practical nurse (LPN) students interested in becoming a registered nurse. Leaders from both institutions recently signed a Nursing Pathway Memorandum of Understanding, establishing a pathway for graduates of the LPN program at RCC to earn a bachelor of science in nursing. The agreement […]

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RCC’s nursing program ranks No. 2 in state

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  Applying for Financial Aid New Applicants Student Aid Report Verification Special Circumstances Renewal FAFSA Electronic PIN Number Obtain a PIN New Applicants: You can apply for federal aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online or by mailing it to the federal processor. You should allow four to six weeks […]

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