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Duke Energy adds $30,000 to Kirby Rebirth project

Jul 15, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Foundation has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation for the Kirby Rebirth: Upstairs-Uptown project. The grant funds will support the renovation of the second floor of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex and a grand opening to be held once the renovation is complete. “Duke Energy is proud to  Read More

Young entrepreneurs at PCC

Jul 2, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) hosted its annual Youth Entrepreneurship Camp on June 23-27 on PCC’s Person County Campus. The camp introduced students to the concept of entrepreneurship as a career opportunity. Students worked together to create and name a business, develop a product line, and market their business through  Read More

College News

Jun 19, 2014
Piedmont Community College has released the names of students who were placed on various honor rolls for the Spring 2014 Semester. Named to the President’s List were students who completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.00. They were: Delshon Jarred Adams, James Chris Adams, Joseph  Read More

Jacqueline Hall Moore Student Ambassador endowment

Jun 19, 2014
For 38 years, Jacqueline Hall Moore gave her life to public education, teaching generations of elementary school students in Person and Durham counties. Her husband, Jimmy M. Moore has honored his late wife with a generous gift to Piedmont Community College (PCC) Alumni Partnership that will allow her commitment to education to continue. His gift  Read More

College News

Jun 19, 2014
For 38 years, Jacqueline Hall Moore gave her life to public education, teaching generations of elementary school students in Person and Durham counties. Her husband, Jimmy M. Moore has honored his late wife with a generous gift to Piedmont Community College (PCC) Alumni Partnership that will allow her commitment to education to continue. His gift  Read More

PCC students place in cosmetology competition

Jun 16, 2014
Students in the Piedmont Community College Cosmetology program won several hair styling awards in a recent competition held at Vance-Granville Community College (VGCC) Civic Center in Henderson. They competed against students from Halifax Community College and VGCC’s Main, South and Franklin County campuses. Student stylists chose from among three categories to demonstrate their skills and  Read More

Nurse Aide I Refresher course to begin July 7

Jun 16, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Nurse Aide I (NA1) Refresher course on the Person County Campus. The class will meet on the following dates: July 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31, Aug 4 & 7 from 5–9 p.m. The NA1 Refresher course prepares students whose listing on the NC Nurse Aide  Read More

Adults and Children in Education (ACE) Celebration held

Jun 5, 2014
The Adult Basic Skills Program of Piedmont Community College (PCC) held an Appreciation Celebration at Earl Bradsher Pre-school (EBPS) on Thursday, May 15, for graduates and students of the Adults and Children in Education (ACE) class. ACE is family learning program for adults who are seeking a high school equivalency diploma while also gaining skills  Read More

Pottery, Sewing, and more!

Jun 5, 2014
This summer, Piedmont Community College will offer a variety of classes for your own interest! Here are few classes that will begin soon. Learn from an artist, Evelyn Ward, the Beginning Techniques needed to create beautiful pieces of pottery! Students will learn to use a potter’s wheel to make basic cylinder and bowl forms. If  Read More

Certified Logistics Technician Training begins June 23

Jun 5, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a course in Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) which prepares students for employment in warehousing and distribution centers. The CLT course will begin June 23 and will meet Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. through July 17.  This course will teach fundamental soft skills and industry specific skills. Certified  Read More