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PCC inducts 18 new members into PTK International Honor Society

Apr 28, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) inducted 18 new students into the College’s Alpha Upsilon Theta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society during the 2021-22 academic year. The new members include: Elisha Bumpass, Alejandra Cabrera, Ricardo Gachuzo, Remonda Hana, Faith Harris, Oliver Ignacia Silverio, Guadalupe Jairam, John Koutsis, Paige Lee, Maci Mize, Brendan Nunnally,  Read More

PCC offers workforce training to improve job search skills and earn certifications in healthcare careers, gunsmithing, and drone piloting; Scholarships available

Apr 19, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has many short-term courses that offer certification and the possibility for a career change or advancement. The following courses begin in the month of May that could position someone with the opportunity to obtain new employment. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. Scholarship funds are available. TECHINCAL & MANUFACTURING  Read More

Piedmont Community College Brings Big Return on Investment for Person and Caswell County’s Regional Economy

Apr 14, 2022
A new, in depth economic impact analysis found Piedmont Community College (PCC) has a $94.8 million annual impact on the regional economy – supporting more than 2,040, or one out of every 10, jobs across Person and Caswell counties. The impact of the increased earnings of PCC alumni and the businesses they work for totaled  Read More

‘We’re preparing people to have great lives’ – Local educators talk talent pipeline

Apr 8, 2022
By George Willoughby – Roxboro Courier Times The Kirby Theater played host to this year’s Kerr Tar Regional Council of Governments economic development summit titled Vision 2022: Reimagining Tomorrow’s Workforce Today all day last Thursday. In the summit’s afternoon panel, local and regional educators discussed how Person County Schools and Piedmont Community College are preparing  Read More

PCC’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society chapter reaches five-star status for second straight year

Mar 31, 2022
A year and a half ago, during the November 2020 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society induction ceremony, Piedmont Community College (PCC) President, Dr. Pamela G. Senegal challenged the current and newly inducted members to strive for success and earn five-star status for the College’s local chapter. The students responded and achieved this set goal  Read More

PCC’s Workforce training includes career opportunities in CLT and a variety of Healthcare options; Scholarships available

Mar 15, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has many short-term courses that offer certification and the possibility for a career change or advancement. The following courses begin in the month of April that could position someone with the opportunity to obtain new employment. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. Scholarship funds are available. TECHINCAL & MANUFACTURING:  Read More

PCC’s Robbins slated to present at women’s leadership seminar

Mar 14, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) is being represented in an upcoming seminar from the North Carolina ACE (American Council on Education) Women’s Network focusing on the topic, “Re-Imagining Community: Leaning In Together for Shared Wellbeing.” The seminar, held on March 17, is concentrating on exploring the relationship between wellbeing and community among women with careers in  Read More

Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present: The Women who Inspire Piedmont Community College’s President

Mar 12, 2022
Nestled amongst photos of her sons and various trinkets, a framed photo of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune can be found in the office of Dr. Pamela G. Senegal, President, Piedmont Community College (PCC). When asked who her role models are, Senegal will give names such as Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, Ida B. Wells and Shirley  Read More

Caswell County can’t wait for CEAD to take root

Mar 10, 2022
by Mike Floyd, Caswell Messenger — Link to original article “Fall turned to winter, another year gone Over and over again Some took their lives from the land and moved on Some stayed on to plow it back in And the Good Lord, He giveth and He taketh away And the restless shall go and  Read More

Celebrating Women’s History Month: Q&A with PCC’s own

Mar 9, 2022
Women’s History Month is a time to recognize and celebrate the vital role of women’s contributions to American progress in society and culture in America and around the world. This recognition began in one town in 1978 when the Education Task Force of the Sonoma County Commission on the Status of Women celebrated “Women’s History Week”  Read More