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‘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

PCC and N.C. A&T form agreement to benefit students studying business administration

Mar 8, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) signed a new agreement for students studying business administration. This is the second agreement between the two institutions that assists students transferring from PCC to N.C. A&T. In the latest agreement, students graduating from PCC with an Associate in Applied Science  Read More

PCC Foundation Summer and Fall 2022 scholarship round is open

Feb 28, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) is accepting scholarship applications for the Summer and Fall 2022 semesters. The application process begins March 1 and will continue through April 25. More than 100 scholarships are available for students looking for workforce/short-term training and curriculum-based learning. To be considered for a scholarship, a candidate must submit an online application,  Read More

Get assistance with college financial aid forms at PCC on February 26

Feb 23, 2022
As people plan to pursue higher education to change careers or elevate their current profession, Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers many short-term, 8-week, and semester-long options to obtain new certification or get on track to earning a degree. When it comes to cost, PCC’s Financial Aid Office has lots of options to help students pay  Read More