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PCC students now have free access to MS Student Advantage program

May 29, 2014
Starting in June, Piedmont Community College (PCC) will begin providing Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for PCC students at no cost via the Microsoft Student Advantage program. This agreement between PCC and Microsoft allows the College to provide current students with the latest version of Office 365 at school and at home.  All currently enrolled students  Read More

PCC Cosmetology students learn skills to become business owners in entrepreneurship course

May 28, 2014
Students in Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Cosmetology program spend months learning how to cut, color, and style hair along with all the other tasks they must master to become hair stylists. Now they’re learning another skill that many of them will need to know—how to start and manage their own salon businesses. Thanks to PCC’s  Read More

BioWork Process Technician Certification Prep Training at PCC

May 21, 2014
Enroll by May 29 for Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) BioWork training course that starts Tuesday, June 3. PCC’s Continuing Education program will offer BioWork, a course that brings together the basics of manufacturing technology and the fundamentals of science – two essential needs for competent, entry-level technicians working in biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and chemical manufacturing.  Read More

Advanced Facebook for Business

May 21, 2014
Promote your business by learning how to add the power of advanced Facebook tools to make your business more visible on the Internet in a free seminar to be offered by Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC). Martin Brossman, success coach/speaker/trainer, will lead the workshop on Thursday, June 5, from 6-9 p.m.  Read More

Zizzi named PCC Academic Excellence Award recipient

May 21, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) student Michael Zizzi of Roxboro has been named the recipient of the North Carolina Community College System’s (NCCCS) Academic Excellence Award. Zizzi received his award during PCC’s graduation ceremony on May 16. James J. Woody Jr., a member of the State Board of Community Colleges, presented Zizzi with a plaque and  Read More

Works by two PCC student artists on display at Learning Resources Center

May 19, 2014
Artwork by two Piedmont Community College (PCC) students is currently featured in the College’s Learning Resources Center (LRC) on the Person County Campus. Patrick McCoy and Micah Yarber, advanced art students, have their work on display in the library area of the LRC. The two students recently complete ART 288 /Studio, the most advanced art class  Read More

Duke Energy awards $151,058 to Piedmont Community College

May 19, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has received a $151,058 investment grant from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used to enhance PCC’s Electrical Power Plant Technology and Electrical Systems Technology programs to address skill gaps identified by eight employer partners. Targeted skill sets include Programmable Logic Controller operation, basic networking, electrical instrumentation and problem-solving.  Read More

Grow Your Business

May 15, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will hold a free seminar, How to Grow Your Business on Tues., May 27, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Richard Morreale will be the presenter. In this informative seminar you will learn: to establish your monthly business growth goals and  Read More

How Facebook Can Help Your Small Business Part II

May 15, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will hold a free seminar, “How Facebook Can Help Your Small Business Part II” on Thursday, May 29, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Paul Kaufman will be the presenter. This session will cover the specific tactics you can use to  Read More

PCC to offer Orientation to CLT Training

May 15, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a course in Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) training along with an orientation class, “Orientation to CLT Training.” The orientation for students will begin Tuesday, May 20, and will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 12. Classes will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at PCC’s Workforce Training  Read More