Category Archives: Around Campus

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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Nurse Aides Recognized at NCC Ceremony

On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Nash Community College held a recognition ceremony honoring students completing Nurse Aide I, Nurse Aide II, Emergency Dispatch Academy and EMT training. The event was held at 6:00 PM in the Nash Community College Brown Auditorium. Watch the ceremony video here. Nurse Aide I students upon graduation are equipped with basic nursing skills to provide care for patients, […]

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NCC Student Earns DAISY in Training Award

Nash Community College Nursing Student Nate Marshall 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. Created by the DAISY Foundation in memory J. Patrick Barnes, who suffered from Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, the DAISY In Training Award is designed to […]

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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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Technology Training Event at NCC December 6

Nash Community College Fire and Health Services and Duncan-Parnell are offering a one day training event on the Zeb-Revo GeoSlam 3-D Scanner and related software. Although this equipment was primarily designed for fields such as engineering, mining, mapping, surveying, etc. there are numerous other fields that could benefit from this technology. Crime Scene Investigation, Pre-incident Plans, Emergency Mgmt., etc. The class […]

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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 Awarded Grant from Transforming Youth Recovery

Nash Community College has been awarded a grant from Transforming Youth Recovery, an organization committed to creating a cultural shift in how substance use, addiction, and recovery for youth are addressed, and the elimination of the stigma this brings to those with substance use disorders. The $3,000 will be used over three years​ to broaden the scope of the College’s existing Collegiate Recovery Program, and to […]

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NCC Nursing Students Serve on State Board

Two Nash Community College Nursing students have been selected to serve on the North Carolina Association of Nursing Students (NCANS) Board. Brittney Pendergrass, left, of Castalia is the District IV Director at Large and Jennifer Schwartz, right, of Louisburg is the Association’s Treasurer. Pendergrass and Schwartz will each serve a one year term representing North Carolina nursing students. They will be […]

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