Author Archives: Nash CC

Student Wellness Center Graphic Design Competition

The Nash Community College Student Wellness Center recently sponsored a design competition among Advertising & Graphic Design students to create a problem gambling logo for use campus-wide through the North Carolina Problem Gambling Program grant. First prize and a $100 Visa gift card went to Emely Morales, second place to Jamal Bulluck, and third place went to Devian Biggs each received […]

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NCC Nursing Student Awarded for Compassionate Care

Nash Community College Nursing Student Nate Marshall, pictured left, received the DAISY in Training Award for commitment to extraordinary compassionate patient care and outstanding clinical skill that will make a meaningful difference in the lives of many people. Pictured right: NCC Director of Nursing, Tywana Lawson. Created by the DAISY Foundation in memory J. Patrick Barnes, who suffered from Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, […]

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Electric Line Academy Students Showcase Skills Learned

With family and friends in attendance, Nash Community College Electric Line Academy students held their annual Electric Line Rodeo showcasing skills in the Hurtman Rescue and Obstacle Pole events. Electric Line Construction curriculum prepares students for line construction in rural and utility settings through laboratory and practical applications. NCC students master competencies including elements of electricity, overhead pole and electrical […]

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NCC Donates Stuffed Animals to Nash County First Responders

Nash Community College’s Emergency Medical Services Department collected stuffed animal donations throughout the fall semester to be placed on Nash County first responder vehicles. Pictured above (from left): Larry Carpenter, Emergency Medical Services Clinical Coordinator; Dr. Bill Carver, NCC President; Wendy Marlowe, Vice President of Corporate and Economic Development; Denise Beamer, Coordinator of Alumni Relations; Kara Deans, Director of Student Life; […]

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Students Complete Detention Officer Training

Students from Nash County, Franklin County, Vance County and Johnston County Sheriff’s Offices recently completed Detention Officer training at Nash Community College. The 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 […]

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NCC to Host 28th Annual Golf Tournament

For years, area golfers have supported the Nash Community College Foundation and its scholarship program by participating in the NCC Foundation Student Scholarship Golf Classic. On October 6, 2017, golfers will have a choice to tee off at 8 AM or 1 PM at Benvenue Country Club in Rocky Mount at the 28th Annual Nash Community College Foundation Student Scholarship Golf Classic. The format for […]

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Communities in Schools Eighth Graders Tour Nash Community College

Nash Community College recently hosted approximately 50 eighth graders from the Tar River Academy, Parker and Edwards Middle Schools as part of a College Prep Tour. The students are participants in the Communities in Schools College Access Program which identifies students, beginning in the seventh grade, who show potential for academic success. These students continue through the program until high […]

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Law Enforcement Officers Complete Crisis Intervention Training

Law enforcement officers from Nash County Sheriff’s Office, Spring Hope Police Department, and Rocky Mount Police Department recently completed Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training at Nash Community College. CIT is a 40-hour training designed to assist law enforcement officers who respond to incidents involving individuals with a mental health or substance use crisis, or intellectual and developmental disabilities. The CIT […]

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Committee Plans 28th Annual Student Scholarship Golf Tournament

The Nash Community College Foundation Golf Committee is preparing for its 28th Annual Student Scholarship Golf Classic to raise funds to assist deserving students pursuing their educational dreams. Golfers will tee off Friday, October 6th at Benvenue Country Club in Rocky Mount. For more information, visit www.nashcc.edu/golf or call (252) 451-8440. The 2017 Golf Committee members pictured on the front row, […]

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Medical Assisting and Practical Nursing Graduates Recognized

Nash Community College recently held a recognition ceremony for its Medical Assisting and Practical Nursing programs. The Practical Nursing curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults. A three-semester program of study, Practical Nursing leads to a one-year diploma. Courses include content related to the practical nurse’s role in participating in assessment, planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing care. Graduates of this program […]

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