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State and local taxpayers realize a 13.4% rate of return on funds invested in Piedmont Community College

Apr 17, 2014
A recently completed study shows that Piedmont Community College (PCC) is a good investment for state and local taxpayers and for the College’s graduates. The study, Demonstrating the Value of Piedmont Community College, documents the vital role the College plays in the state and local economy and in the lives of PCC students.   The  Read More

College News

Apr 17, 2014
No one was more surprised than Mindy Moore Satterfield to hear her own name called as the Piedmont Community College (PCC) Alumni Partnership’s “Alumnus of the Year.” After being presented the award by PCC Alumni Partnership chair Shirley Deal, a stunned Satterfield confessed, “But I was on the selection committee,” not knowing that the meeting  Read More

Registration opens for Nurse Aide I Refresher course

Apr 17, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Nurse Aide I (NA1) Refresher course on the Person County Campus. The class will meet from 5:30-9:30 on the following dates: April 24, 28, 29, May 1, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13 and 15. The NA1 Refresher course prepares students whose listing on the NC Nurse Aide I  Read More

Medication Tech Training to begin April 25 at PCC

Apr 11, 2014
Piedmont Community College will offer Medication Tech Exam Prep (Med Tech) training on the Caswell County Campus. The course will be held April 25th-May 3th, Friday and Saturday’s from 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. The Med Tech course prepares unlicensed personnel to take the North Carolina Adult Care Medication Test that enables them to give  Read More

ACE program graduates to continue their education

Apr 11, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Adults and Children in Education (ACE) program celebrated the graduation of seven students who completed the program recently. The graduates, pictured from left are: Mandy Trujillo, Wendy Pettiford, Christy Gabriel, and Jasmin Smith. Not pictured are graduates: Ida Scoggins, Morgan Pettiford, and Christin Tuck. All seven graduates earned their high school  Read More

Inexpensive and Creative Ways to Market Your Business

Apr 11, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will offer free seminar, “Inexpensive and Creative Ways to Market Your Business,” on Thursday, April 24, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Emily Ballance will be the presenter. Would you rather eat live insects than market your small business? Come and  Read More

PCC to offer Handgun Safety Course

Apr 11, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Handgun Safety class on Saturday, May 10. The 8-hour class will be held from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and fulfills the course requirement for obtaining a concealed weapon permit. Since 1995, N.C. citizens have had the right to carry concealed weapons – if they complete the training program. The  Read More

Michigan poet to present free public lecture and reading at the Kirby Gallery on April 16

Apr 10, 2014
Michigan poet Andrea Scarpino will visit Piedmont Community College (PCC) classes this month and will also present a lecture and poetry reading at the Kirby Gallery on Wednesday, April 16, at 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. At the Kirby, Scarpino will discuss her debut full-length poetry collection, “Once, Then,”  Read More

PCC to kick off National Library Week with reading by local author Marion Woods

Apr 10, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Learning Resources Centers will kick of National Library Week, April 13-19, with a book signing by local author Marion Woods on Monday, April 14. The reading will be held from 11 a.m.-noon on the Person County Campus, Building H, Room 101. Woods will read from her children’s book, “Uncle Jerden’s Farm.”  Read More