Rowan Cabarrus Community College

2016 Rowan Cabarrus Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Kannapolis surpasses its goal

September 22, 2016

Read the original article at the Independent Tribune. KANNAPOLIS— More than 700 people, representing 77 teams, came out Saturday for the 2016 Rowan Cabarrus Walk to End Alzheimer’s held at the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, according to the organization’s website. The event was a fundraiser were officials hoped to raise $60,000. According to […]

NC bond big for Rowan-Cabarrus, UNC-Charlotte

December 04, 2015

By Erin Weeks Read the original article in the Independent Tribune. KANNAPOLIS – Rowan and Cabarrus county communities rallied together in support of a statewide bond initiative—the first of its kind in 15 years—pledging support for the initiative that would bring funding for North Carolina’s university and community college systems as well as other public […]

NC Community Colleges Small Business Center Network Encourages Consumers to “Shop Small”

November 18, 2014

For Immediate Release Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Contact: Paula Dibley, 704-903-2738 paula.dibley@rccc.edu Megen Hoenk, 919-807-6962 hoenkm@nccommunitycolleges.edu     Rowan-Cabarrus Small Business Center Helps Promote Small Business Saturday®   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. —With the Holiday Shopping Season around the corner, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in conjunction with the North Carolina Community College Small Business Center Network (SBCN) encourages […]

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Calls for Much Needed Investment in Cabarrus County

October 10, 2014

For Immediate Release Thursday, October 2, 2014 Contact: Paula Dibley, 704-903-2738, paula.dibley@rccc.edu ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE CALLS FOR MUCH NEEDED INVESTMENT IN CABARRUS COUNTY College is seeking $9 million bond referendum for a new Advanced Technology Center SALISBURY, N.C. — The Cabarrus County Commission recently approved a bond referendum for a new Advanced Technology Center for Rowan-Cabarrus Community […]

RCCC gets funds to move cosmetology program to downtown Kannapolis

July 01, 2014

By Jessica Groover Pacek independenttribune PreviousNext Courtesy of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Virtual-reality welding   Rowan-Cabarrus Community College President Carol Spalding tries out the virtual-reality welding equipment the college bought with funds from a Duke Energy grant. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has received $1.5 million from Cabarrus County to relocate its cosmetology program, President […]

A Growing Campus

March 14, 2014

By Clyde Higgs, Vice President of Business Development Published in Opportunities, a quarterly real estate to research newsletter of the NC Research Campus March 14, 2014 I want to make sure everyone close to the campus is just as aware of how our momentum is building and the campus is growing: Jobs: Close to 1,000 jobs […]

Dona Miller- Time to Bloom

August 12, 2013

Dona Miller, administrative support specialist at the NC State University (NCSU) Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI), is a self-described late bloomer. Originally from China Grove, a small town near Kannapolis, she first graduated from Rowan-Cabarrus in 2002 with an associate degree in information systems and again in 2010 with an associate degree in office […]

TeQuana Bayless- Persistence Pays Off

May 18, 2013

For TeQuana Bayless, finding the perfect job took three degrees and a lot of persistence. Persistence that paid off in February 2012 when she started work as a research associate with Crown Bio at the David H. Murdock Research Institute, a contract research organization for companies and universities on and off campus who are focused […]

Rowan-Cabarrus Graduates Advance Scientific Discovery

January 21, 2013

Do what you love. That is advice commonly given to people searching for a fulfilling and successful career. For many employees working in the laboratories and offices of the North Carolina Research Campus’ (NCRC) corporate, academic and healthcare partners, the decision to enroll at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College was the first step toward finding their ideal […]

60,000 Square-Foot Medical Office Building Breaks Ground

August 30, 2012

Published in Opportunities, a quarterly real estate to research newsletter of the NC Research Campus August  30, 2012   Heavy equipment rolled onto the NCRC breaking the ground for the construction of a new medical office building. The 60,000-square-foot building along with the Cabarrus Health Alliance headquarters, which opened earlier this year, anchors the campus’ medical […]

Spring Into Science through Events at NCRC and in Kannapolis April 2012 Events

April 03, 2012

NCRC Spring into Science at NCRC (NC Research Campus, Kannapolis, NC- April 4, 2012)- April marks a record setting number of science-oriented events at the NC Research Campus (NCRC) and in Kannapolis that are free and for families. Live and Learn Film Series A free showing of the movie Living Proof will be held on April […]