Monthly Archives: May 2014

NCC’s Largest Nursing Class Graduates

Nash Community College presented its largest class of Associate Degree Nursing graduates during the Nurses Pinning ceremony held on Friday, May 16, 2014. Fifty-eight Associate Degree Nursing students graduated – nearly double the size of the College’s next largest nursing class. Robyn Perkerson, NCC Alumna and Chief Executive Officer of LifeCare Hospitals of North Carolina, shared an inspiring message. Nash […]

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NCC Grads Celebrate Expansion with Beam Signing

Following the recent graduation ceremonies, Nash Community College graduates, trustees, faculty, staff and students participated in a “beam signing” in the College’s Fenner Memorial Clock Courtyard. The beam will be used in the construction of the College’s new Continuing Education and Public Services Building. The new building is expected to open next year.

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Alumni Association Spotlight: Jordan-Justice Stallings

I came to Nash Community College right after graduating from home school. While I was well prepared for academic life, being one of several thousand students was a system shock. However, Nash was the best choice I could have made for beginning college life. Nash offered me many opportunities to excel in my studies and leadership.  Within my first month […]

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College Presidents Discuss Advanced Manufacturing Alliance

The Community College Presidents of the North Carolina Advanced Manufacturing Alliance met at Nash Community College on Wednesday, May 21 to discuss strategy for sustaining and scaling up the alliance. The North Carolina Advanced Manufacturing Alliance comprises 10 community colleges providing specialized training to students to prepare them for careers in advanced manufacturing. An $18 million grant from the United […]

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NCC Celebrates Graduation

Over the past few weeks, the Nash Community College campus has celebrated major milestones in its commitment to student success and graduating every student. The College’s Adult High School Diploma and High School Equivalency commencement ceremony was held Thursday, May 15, 2014 in the College’s Brown Auditorium. Three students graduated with Adult High School diplomas and 126 students graduated with […]

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NCC Announces Degree, Diploma and Certificate Graduates

Nash Community College congratulates the following Spring 2014 Associate Degree, Diploma and Certificate Graduates: Curtis Michael Adcock of Whispering Pines Casey Leigh Adcox of Rocky Mount Nathaniel T. Akers of Rocky Mount Nashum Alec Allen of Rocky Mount Hanan Abdul-Aziz Alolfi of Rocky Mount Devonte’ J. Alston of Enfield Takisha Williams Alston of Spring Hope Pamela Sherrice Alston of Macon […]

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English Department Awarded for Innovation

The Nash Community College English Department was recently awarded for Instructional Innovation after their implementation of team teaching in Expository Writing courses. Incorporating new teaching and learning strategies in the classroom has led to a measurable increase in student success. From left, on the front row: English Instructors Franchesca Battle and Robin Latham, center row: Holly Whistler, Debbie Lee and […]

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NCC Announces Spring Semester Academic Honors

Nash Community College is proud to announce that the following students achieved academic honors during the 2014 Spring Semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must earn a perfect 4.0 grade point average (all A’s) while taking 12 or more semester hours. Students who qualify for the Honor Roll must earn a grade point average of 3.3 or above […]

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Students Complete Detention Officer Certification Course

Five students recently completed Detention Officer training at Nash Community College. Detention Officer Certification includes 179 hours of training designed to train qualified participants to function as officers in detention facilities. The course is governed by the North Carolina Sheriffs’ and North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commissions. Students who completed the certification program are: (front row, from left) […]

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Azaleas Gifted to Nash Community College

NC Beautiful, WRAL-TV5 and Capitol Broadcasting have selected Nash Community College (NCC) to receive 50 azaleas for use in its beautification project at the Myrtle Carter Henry Amphitheater. The award is part of NC Beautiful’s 28th Annual Azalea Celebration, which selects North Carolina community groups for improving their communities through creative landscape projects. The new azalea garden was planted beside […]

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