NCC Outdoor Pavilion Named for Former Employee
A Tarboro native, Christopher Kent received his Mechanical Drafting Diploma from Edgecombe Community College. Afterward, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from East Carolina University. He studied abroad in Wroclaw, Poland and later completed a Master’s degree in Asian Studies/Civilization from Griffith University Brisbane Australia. He continued his education with graduate hours in History from American Public University.
Kent’s teaching career began at Jiangxi College of Foreign Studies in Nanchang, China before becoming an Instructor of Developmental Studies at Edgecombe Community College. Kent later joined Nash Community College as an Instructor of East Asian History, World History, Drafting and Academic Success and Study Skills courses. During his tenure, he also co-hosted NCC Big Bang Radio’s “Ginger Rush Café” radio show, was an advisor for the Game Club, served as co-advisor for the Dungeons and Dragons Club and assisted with set design for numerous student productions.
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