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In just a few hours, the RCC Foundation was able to raise almost $16,000 during a telethon on the National Day of Giving. “Our goal was $10,000,” said Lisa Hunt, […]

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The Student Government Association at Robeson Community College has announced the “12 Days of Christmas” a campaign to help get students in the holiday spirit. Each day will feature various […]

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Tis the season to enjoy holiday cookies, a hot cup of cocoa, shop for gifts, and enjoy the lights, glitter, and shine of a Christmas tree and decorations. This year, […]

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Hundreds of students poured into the Student Center at RCC for the annual University Transfer Fair today. The event hosted 19 recruiters from colleges and universities located all across North […]

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As the nursing shortage continues to worsen, Robeson Community College has been busy behind the scenes trying to create ways to lessen the impact seen in our area. According to […]

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The community is asked to please consider giving the gift of life this holiday season to honor one of RCC’s beloved faculty members, Erica Parks. Erica was the EMS Program […]

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Oops! We goofed! In The Robesonian today (Wednesday, November 23) our ad had an incorrect schedule listed for registration days in December. We’ve updated the information on our website, as […]

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Dine out. Eat Pizza. Help RCC Students. It’s that simple. The RCC Foundation has worked with the management at Your Pie to offer an incentive for patrons to dine out […]

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RCC’s Vice President of Instruction and Student Support Services is on the move and will be headed north as she assumes the role of president at Halifax Community College in […]

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Robeson Community College will host a university transfer fair on Monday, November 28 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. To date, 17 colleges are expected to be in attendance including: […]

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The holiday season has officially begun in Robeson County. On Saturday, November 19, Robeson Community College took part in the Lumberton Christmas Parade, an annual tradition for the school. Several […]

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Inmates at the Lumberton Correctional Institute are discovering a new way of life, one seed at a time, through a horticulture class offered by Robeson Community College. Horticulture is one […]

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If you have always wanted an opportunity to work with NASA, as a RCC student, this could be your chance. NCAS (NASA Community Colleges Aerospace Scholars) wants to connect Robeson Community […]

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With the Thanksgiving holidays soon to be upon us, the RCC Foundation wants to remind you that the National Day of Giving is just around the corner. “We hope that […]

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Meet Stephen Strickland. He’s 18 years old and just graduated from Purnell Swett High School in Maxton this past Spring. He’s studying air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration at Robeson Community […]

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Cybersecurity students are Robeson Community College are “keeping it reel” in an effort to educate the public about “phishing” attacks and other IT security risks. Students were tasked with creating […]

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Our Nations heroes were honored today at Robeson Community College during its 2022 Veterans Day ceremony. The ceremony, traditionally held outdoors, was moved indoors due to rain from remnants of […]

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Despite having to be moved indoors due to effects of Hurricane Nicole, the 2nd Annual Native American Cultural Exhibition went off without a hitch. RCC students, faculty, and staff along […]

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Robeson Community College is pleased to announce that its Counseling & Career Services has joined College Central Network (CCN) to connect employers to students! CCN is a modern platform that […]

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The end of October was a time for cybersecurity students and faculty at Robeson Community College to ‘seize the moment’ as they traveled to Washington, D.C. for the 2022 Advanced […]

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Robeson Community College invites students, faculty, staff, students and members of the community the campus on Friday, November 11 for a special Veterans Day Ceremony, as we honor all who […]

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Robeson Community College invites all students, faculty, staff, and members of the community to its campus on Thursday, November 10, 2022 for a celebration of Native American Culture in honor […]

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Robeson Community College extends an invitation to everyone in the community to attend an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony for the RCC Foundation. The RCC Foundation Office recently moved […]

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Robeson Community College always goes all out to celebrate Halloween, and this year was no different. The Student Government Association worked hard to make sure students were engaged in some […]

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Robeson Community College is excited to announce that its Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program has become fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Commission on Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN […]

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‘Paint the Campus Pink’ has been an annual tradition at Robeson Community College since 2015 – nursing students wear pink and stand in unity forming a ribbon to help raise […]

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A growing number of parents, like RCC student Denise Troy, are deciding it’s not too late to return to the classroom to retrain for the workforce. In fact, they see […]

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If you are in need of a passport, you now have another option for assistance in Robeson County.   The RCC Foundation has now become an Official Passport Acceptance Facility […]

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Robeson Community College has planned a symbolic way to raise awareness, as well as honor those who have endured the disease. “The Cultural […]

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With cyberattacks on the rise, Robeson Community College will host a special presentation with Cybersecurity Expert Robert Zekanis. “October is Cybersecurity Month and part of our NSF-ATE Grant is to […]

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Robeson Community College and the NC BioNetwork hosted students from Littlefield Middle school today. As part of the life science, training initiative of the North Carolina Community College System, the […]

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If you’re a little bit country, and a little bit rock-n-roll, Robeson Community College has an amazing opportunity that you might be interested in learning more about. Join Robeson Community […]

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Halloween is fast approaching, and students, faculty, and staff at Robeson Community College are busy making costumes, buying candy and treats, and getting ready to hang decorations to celebrate the […]

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If you want to know the recipe for success, look no further than Nate Jordan, a 2022 graduate from Robeson Community College’s Culinary Arts program. When Nate Jordan first came […]

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Robeson Community College in partnership with Walmart will host a flu clinic on Wednesday, October 19 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. No appointment is necessary. The event is open […]

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“Love Doesn’t Hurt.” It’s a simple message that counselors at Robeson Community College hope to convey to students, faculty and staff as they seek to raise awareness about domestic violence […]

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If you have ever thought about pursuing a career in nursing at Robeson Community College, this is your opportunity to take the next step forward. RCC’s Nursing program of study […]

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The 38th Anniversary Clifford Bullard Memorial Golf Tournament raised over $80,000 during the record-breaking event held on Thursday, October 6 at Pinecrest Country Club in Lumberton. The 2022 tournament will […]

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Robeson Community College’s First Annual Homecoming Week ended on a high note with more than 300 high school students and close to 100 community members visiting the main campus in […]

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Robeson Community College will host a job fair on October 7 immediately following the ‘Homemade in Robeson Day’ event from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The job fair is open […]

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Home is where the heart is, and what better way to make Robeson Community College home, sweet, home, than with a paint party. Students had an opportunity to hand paint […]

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Tuesday, October 4 is National Advising Day, and Robeson Community College did not want to let this opportunity go by without celebrating the success of advisors, and the success that […]

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In the first tug-of-war competition held during the 2022 Homecoming Celebration of the Home of the Brave, it was “Boots & Scrubs vs. Badges.” Deputies from the Robeson County Sheriff’s […]

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Robeson Community College will be rolling out the red carpet for our all-star cast of students, alumni, and community members during the First Annual Homecoming Celebration by providing many free […]

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Two more UNC basketball legends have confirmed attendance in the 38th Anniversary Cliffard Bullard Memorial Golf Tournament, which benefits students and the mission of Robeson Community College. Phil Ford and […]

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Robeson Community College is excited to announce that Football Legend Johnny Evans along with Basketball Legends Dereck Whittenburg and Al Wood will be in attendance at RCC Foundation’s 38th Anniversary […]

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Although clouds from Hurricane Ian hovered over Robeson Community College today, rays of sunshine were beaming as the John M. Belk Endowment visited the main campus in Lumberton.  Visiting from […]

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Due to Tropical Storm Ian, all classes at Robeson Community College will move to online instruction for Friday, September 30, 2022. There will be no face-to face classes. Students are […]

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The BAT mobile is coming to Robeson Community College! No, it’s not the fictional car driven by the Superhero Batman. And, no, it doesn’t get parked in the Batcave. But […]

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In honor and celebration of National Manufacturing Day, Robeson Community College will host its annual Made in Robeson Day, with a twist. “This year Made in Robeson Day will be […]

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Make Robeson Community College your Home. Sweet. Home. during the First Annual Homecoming Week October 3 – October 7. On Monday, October 3, Robeson Community College will kickoff the celebrations […]

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Last week, Respiratory Therapy students at Robeson Community College traveled to Winston Salem and participated in the First Annual Respiratory Wipeout Competition.  “Our students won FIRST place,” exclaimed Kelli Heustess, […]

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Robeson Community College will be hosting its first Homecoming Week from October 3 – October 7. The theme of this year’s RCC’s Homecoming will be Home. Sweet. Home.  Monday, October […]

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For the first time in the history of the institution, Robeson Community College has achieved 100% participation in the 2022 Employee Campus Fund Drive. “This is absolutely incredible,” RCC President […]

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The IT C.O.D.E club at Robeson Community College recently held elections for the organization. Natasha Burnette was elected as President;  Adrian Barreles will serve as Vice President; and Adrian Hall […]

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Walt Disney once said, “Whatever you do, do it well. Do it so well that when people see you do it, they will want to come back and see you […]

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Robeson Community College hosted the 2022 PRIMA Conference from September 14 to September 16. PRIMA, which stands for Public Relations, Information, and Marketing Association, serves marketing professionals from all 58 […]

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For university transfer students who have always dreamed of attending East Carolina University and becoming an ECU Pirate, Robeson Community College will be hosting several virtual information sessions in the […]

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September is Suicide Prevention Month and this week, and all month long, counselors at Robeson Community College will be working to raise awareness about Suicide Prevention. “Each week, Counseling & […]

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Robeson Community College will mark the 21st Anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks with a special ceremony on Monday, September 12 from 11am – 12pm.  The ceremony will feature guest […]

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Robeson Community College will be the host for the upcoming PRIMA Conference taking place September 14 to September 16. PRIMA, which stands for Public Relations, Information, and Marketing Association, serves […]

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A student at Robeson Community College received the gift of a lifetime – a $10,000 scholarship to be used in her pursuit of a degree in Air Conditioning, Heating, and […]

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With COVID fading into the distant past, enrollment in College and Career Readiness courses have skyrocketed at Robeson Community College, with the division experiencing an increase of 117% compared to […]

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Register now for the following 12-week, completely online classes at Robeson Community College! Classes begin September 13.  ACA-122-TO1           College Transfer Success ACC-111-TO1         […]

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Robeson Community College is proud to announce the appointment of John Bennett as President of the NC Mathematics Association for Two Year Colleges. Bennett is a mathematics instructor for the […]

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Interested in the Honors College at Robeson Community College? Stop by and learn more during an interest meeting on September 6 at 1pm in Building 14, Room 1421B. Refreshments will […]

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The 38th Anniversary Clifford Bullard Golf Tournament will be held October 6 at Pinecrest Country Club, with two shotgun starts, one in the morning at 8:30 a.m. and one in the afternoon […]

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Skittles. Oreos. Gummy Bears. Cheetos. M&M’s. Jolly Ranchers.  These are items you wouldn’t typically associate with getting your nails done, but for continuing education students at Robeson Community College it […]

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Native American students enrolled in the following programs are eligible to participate in the Robeson Community College Johnson Scholarship Foundation Funding Futures Program, as long as they have a GPA […]

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The Anne Moss-Biggs Library will be receiving new equipment thanks to a $12,870 grant from the State Library Bright Ideas Grant. The library submitted an application for funding to purchase […]

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From the Army Reserves to teaching, Sherry Lofton’s career has been one of dedication and service to others. She was named the 2022 Faculty Member of the Year, a distinct […]

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When Barbara Sampson first arrived at Robeson Community College 20 years ago, she had no idea that one day she would be standing on stage before all her colleagues to […]

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Students in the basic law enforcement program at Robeson Community College just got a nice surprise. They will have an opportunity to train in a new, state-of-the-art, all-wheel-drive police cruisers. […]

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Robeson Community College will offer over 72 completely online 14-week classes that begin August 29. Classes will end on December 12. Eligible high school students in Robeson County can take […]

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If you’ve been by the campus of Robeson Community College this summer chances are you’ve seen the signs and you’ve heard the tales.   “There has been some mugging happening […]

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Robeson Community College is getting into the business of beekeeping – literally. The college will offer a 4-week course that will educate students on the honey bee colony; constructing hives; […]

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The first day of college brought a lot of excitement and energy to the campus of Robeson Community College on Monday. Students could be seen hitting the books in class, […]

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Robeson Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Elmore D. Lowery to the position of Dean over Public Service and Applied Technologies. Lowery assumed his post on […]

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Welcome to the start of the fall semester! I am impressed by the potential each new academic year presents to you, your families, our college and our entire community. I […]

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Whether you are a new student or returning student, Robeson Community College wants to give you a warm welcome! Check out the cool events planned for August 15-17. Don’t be shy! […]

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The Department of Veterans Services at Robeson Community College presents: RCC has your back! If you are a veteran, service-member, guardsman, reservists and a military-affiliated student, please stop by the […]

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Robeson Community College welcomed back faculty and staff today for the start of the Fall 2022 semester during its annual Convocation. The theme for this year’s Convocation The Power of […]

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Robeson Community College is pleased to announce that its Network Administrator, Jonathan Edwards, has been elected to serve as President of the North Carolina Institutional Information Process System User Group, […]

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Robeson Community College recently celebrated and honored its practical nursing graduates with a pinning ceremony. The pinning ceremony is a rite of passage that acknowledges the hard work that ends […]

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Susan Mangum Moore, a counselor and coordinator the disability services at Robeson Community College, recently received an invitation to present at the North Carolina Community College System Conference in October. […]

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Robeson Community College is expanding its training portfolio for sworn law enforcement officers. This month, police, detectives, agents, and investigators will have an opportunity to enroll in Death and Homicide […]

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Patrick Jacques, program director and apprenticeship coordinator at Robeson Community College, is featured in this month’s edition of Business NC Magazine, as a panelist on a roundtable discussion focused on […]

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Rudy Locklear, the director of the Criminal Justice program and Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy at Robeson Community College, was recently re-appointed to the NC Criminal Justice Training Standards Commission […]

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Get your car spic and span this weekend and help support college students in the process. The RCC IT C.O.D.E. Club will host a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, July […]

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Robeson Community College hosted recent high school graduates from the Class of 2022 during its College Admissions Day event. Graduates from the Public Schools of Robeson County were invited to […]

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Robeson Community College is on the Carolina Beat. This week and next week, the college will be featured on the WWAY show hosted by Christina Dees. The first episode airs tomorrow, […]

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Many American Indian students spent much last week exploring various careers at Robeson Community College through Project IndigeCHOICE, a free summer camp for American Indian students who reside in the […]

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With variants of COVID-19 on the rise, Robeson Community College will host a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic during its College Admissions Day event on Wednesday, July 27 from 10:00 a.m. […]

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The Robeson County Home Builders Association gifted $3000 to the Robeson Community College Foundation in June during a meeting at Adelios in Lumberton. “Through this scholarship, we are helping students,” […]

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As part of a final project, cosmetology students showcased their talents and imagination during Robeson Community College’s First Fantasy Display competition. “We had some students who participated in a competition […]

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Robeson Community College will be hosting 2nd College Admissions Day Event on Wednesday, July 27 from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Student Center located in Building 13. “College […]

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Asthma. Pulmonary Disorders. Bronchitis. Spinal muscular dystrophy. Cystic Fibrosis. Parkinson Disease. These are just a few of the diseases, disorders, and viruses that respiratory therapists are trained to treat. But […]

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Registrations are still open for Project IndigeCHOICE, a free summer camp for American Indian students who reside in the Lumbee Tribal Service area which includes Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson, and Scotland […]

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All this week, rising middle and high school American Indian students have become immersed in STEM related activities at Robeson Community College during the Full STEM Ahead summer camp. The […]

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During the Board of Trustees meeting held on Monday, July 11 at Robeson Community College, three Board Members were re-appointed and were administered the oath of office by Courtney Jacobs, […]

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