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PCC to host first College of Global Distinction “Passport” activity featuring Dr. Senegal’s journey to Ireland; event open to the public via Zoom

Sep 4, 2020
In 2019, Piedmont Community College (PCC) was recognized as a Global Distinction School by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s (UNC) World View program. Since that time, instructors have globalized courses and efforts were made to increase globally focused opportunities for current and incoming students.As a College of Global Distinction, students attending PCC  Read More

Senegal appointed to Roxboro Savings Bank Board of Directors

Sep 3, 2020
Article from Roxboro Savings Bank: Roxboro Savings Bank has elected Piedmont Community College (PCC) President Dr. Pamela G. Senegal to its Board of Directors effective August 1, 2020. She has served as president of PCC since 2017 and was recently accepted into the Aspen New President’s Leadership Fellowship program for 2020-21. She is a lifelong  Read More

PCC Board of Trustees unanimously approve resolution to support myFutureNC in effort to align educational programs with industry needs

Sep 2, 2020
At Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Board of Trustees meeting on August 4, the College’s directors unanimously approved a resolution that supports the attainment goals of myFutureNC. This goal includes closing the educational attainment gap by ensuring that 2 million North Carolinians have a high-quality credential or postsecondary degree by 2030.The resolution states that PCC is  Read More

New small engine repair certification available through PCC

Aug 31, 2020
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer Small Engine Repair certification training beginning Friday, September 18. Classes will be held on Fridays, 4-8 p.m. on the College’s Person County Campus through April 30, 2021. Learn how to:• Troubleshoot and repair small gasoline engines with hands-on exercises;• Disassemble and rebuild various types of small engines. This training  Read More

Morgan named to PCC Board

Aug 28, 2020
The Person County Board of Education recently named Robert “Bob” Morgan as a member of the Piedmont Community College (PCC) Board of Trustees. Morgan’s four-year term began in July 2020.A lifelong resident of Roxboro and Person County, Morgan is a firm believer in education. In fact, he previously served as a board member of the  Read More

PCC experiencing cyber-incident

Aug 24, 2020
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has experienced a cyber-incident which was discovered on Monday, August 24 mid-day. The College has reached out to the North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS) Cyber Incident Response Team. This team will be onsite August 25 to assist with a complete assessment of PCC’s systems.In the meantime, out of an abundance  Read More

Educators can earn CEU through PCC’s Digital Citizenship hybrid course

Aug 21, 2020
Piedmont Community College (PCC) is offering educators the opportunity to earn continuing education units (CEU) in a hybrid setting, making it easier for teachers in our area. Digital Citizenship – September 8 – October 22:The first two classes, September 8 and 10, will be 5:05 – 8:05 p.m. and participants can join face-to-face on PCC’s  Read More

Free online and face-to-face High School Equivalency preparation courses available at PCC

Aug 20, 2020
Ready to earn your high school equivalency by studying for the GED® or HiSet® exam? PCC’s Team is excited to help with free courses and multiple options!Hybrid Fast Track Classes:The hybrid fast track model offers face-to-face instruction combined with online instruction, allowing you to finish at your own pace.The face-to-face classes begin this week and  Read More

Congratulations to PCC’s Spring 2020 President’s List, Dean’s List, and Honor Roll recipients

Aug 14, 2020
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on various honor rolls for the Spring 2020 Semester. This is especially exciting given the pandemic circumstances and students experiencing great change mid-semester.Named to the President’s List were students who completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and maintained  Read More

Incoming PCC students, Cecelia Reynoso and Caleb Long, were awarded $1,250 scholarships from the Huyck Kuehn Education Scholarship

Aug 10, 2020
From The Courier Times ( http://www.personcountylife.com/stories/three-person-graduates-earn-scholarship,27569#.XyulTJUeHJ8.mailto ) The Huyck Kuehn Education Scholarship awarded three scholarships in the amount of $5,000 to Person High School students on Thursday, July 30.The scholarship to a four-year college was awarded to Maya Edwards, daughter of Bobby and Sylvia Edwards. Maya will receive $2,500 toward her tuition at University of  Read More