Robeson Community College

Community Partnerships

In support of Manufacturing Month (October), RCC typically hosts a Made in Robeson Day. We regret that due to COVID-19, we were unable to host this event this year. However, we created a virtual experience for our students, community members, and of course, our Public Schools of Robeson County family!  

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Earlier this week, Building 3 got a new name; Piedmont Natural Gas Building. Our good friends at Piedmont Natural Gas contributed $100,000 to the RCC Foundation in 2019. Their generous donation earn naming rights to a building on campus.   “It is a privilege to have building 3 named in their honor,” RCC President Melissa […]

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For 25 years, the RCC Career Fair has helped connected RCC students and alumni to careers. Join us at RCC on Tuesday, March 17 at 10:00 AM for the 2020 RCC Career Fair in the Fred G. Williams Jr. Student Center. We encourage students, alumni, and the Robeson County community to participate. The RCC Career […]

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UPDATE: With the closing of the Public Schools of Robeson County, the anticipation of inclement weather and its associated safety concerns, the Black History Celebration scheduled to begin at 1:00pm in the A.D. Lewis Auditorium has been canceled. Robeson Community College invites you to honor and celebrate African-American achievement with us! RCC will host a […]

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Robeson Community College’s Director of Learning Resource Services, Maryellen O’Brien, has been appointed to the NC Digital Heritage Center’s Advisory Board. She was selected by the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center in consultation with the State Library of North Carolina. O’Brien will serve a two-year term. The North Carolina Digital Heritage Center is a statewide […]

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RCC has been awarded two grants totaling $136,778 provided by the Native American Agriculture Fund.  The Scholarship Grant will fund scholarships to Native students that have an interest in agriculture. This will be paired with RCC’s and NC State University’s PackTrac program. PackTrac is a collaborative program that provides academic training and more importantly, advising […]

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The Julian T. Pierce Memorial Scholarship Initiative Committee presented a $16,000 contribution to Robeson Community College. The check presentation was held at North Carolina Legal Aid, a law office in Pembroke where Pierce was the founding director. The Julian T. Pierce Memorial Scholarship was established at Robeson Community College in 2013 through a collaborative effort […]

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The 35th Annual Clifford Bullard Memorial Tournament raised over $26,000 for student scholarships. The tournament was held on Thursday, Oct 3 at Pinecrest Country Club.  The tournament was hosted by the Robeson Community College Foundation and the Bullard Restaurant Group. Featuring four-person teams, Smithfield Catering, 50/50 raffle, and various door prizes. The tournament was started […]

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Our goal was $4,000 and we exceeded it! RCC has raised $4,511.82 for the United Way of Robeson County! Special thank you to students and staff for participation and donations and Mr. Jeff McPherson, Horticulture Instructor, for the plant donations. United Way of Robeson County brings together people and resources to tackle complex issues and drive […]

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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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