Monthly Archives: October 2012

NCC Students Assist with Financial Literacy Event

Communities in Schools held their annual 7th Grade Financial Literacy Retreat in the Nash Community College (NCC) Brown Auditorium on Wednesday, October 31, 2012. Area students learned about personal finance and gained skills in basic financial decision making. Nash Community College students and community volunteers assisted the seventh graders with their “checking accounts” and real life scenarios. Students also heard from […]

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NCC Professor Holds Special Presentations

After her proposal was selected from competitive entries throughout the Southeast, Nash Community College Humanities Professor Dr. Mary Wayne Watson of Knightdale presented her talk, “Women’s Attitudes towards Secession and the Civil War,” at the regional conference of the Community College Humanities Association (CCHA)  in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 19, 2012.  She will give the full presentation at a special event on […]

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State Board of Community Colleges Tours NCC

Nash Community College welcomed the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges for its annual planning session and regular meeting in the College’s Brown Auditorium on October 17-19, 2012.  The State Board meets 10 times each year; however, campus visits are limited to one or two of the 58 community colleges. Nash Community College President Bill Carver provided a campus […]

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NCC and State Board of Community Colleges Celebrate Anniversaries

To celebrate the North Carolina Community College System’s 50th anniversary and Nash Community College’s 45th Anniversary, Nash Community College presented System President Scott Ralls a piece of art designed by NCC Advertising and Graphic Design Graduate Jessica McCumbee to be displayed in Raleigh reflecting the theme of “Hope, Opportunities, and Jobs”: the System’s tagline for its Creating Success campaign. From […]

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NCC Director of Electronic Media Recognized by National Council

Nash Community College’s Director of Electronic Media Andrew Small was recently recognized for his video production by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations at the fall district two conference in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Small’s Computer-Integrated Machining video and NCC Foundation video were both selected among entries from the Council’s Southeast members for bronze Medallion Awards. The Computer-Integrated […]

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NCC & N-RMPS Hold Career & Technical Education Showcase

  On October 25, 2012 from 5:30-7:30pm, Nash Community College (NCC) and Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools (N-RMPS) will host eighth through twelfth grade students and their parents at the Career & Technical Education Open House. “The relationship between Nash-Rocky Mount Schools and NCC is a perfect collaboration of deliberate actions to prepare students and adults to become career and college […]

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NCC Foundation Hosts 23rd Annual Student Scholarship Golf Classic

The Twenty-Third Annual Nash Community College Foundation Student Scholarship Golf Classic was held at Birchwood Country Club in Nashville on October 4, 2012 with 136 golfers participating. The tournament raised $30,000 for student scholarships. Members of the golf committee coordinating the event were 2012 Committee Chair Wes Berry – BB&T Senior Vice President/City Executive, Jim Carpenter – McLane Vice President […]

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EMT Students Graduate

Nash Community College is pleased to announce its October 2012 Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Academy graduates. The Emergency Medical Technician – Basic Academy is the first EMT Academy in the college’s history. It includes 179 hours of classroom and lab instruction and 24 hours of field training. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for emergency medical […]

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