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PCC continues partnership with The Center for Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness at Averett University to engage students in community volunteerism

The CCECC has been granted a continuation award from the Danville Regional Foundation to carry on its work Averett University, Danville Community College, and Piedmont Community College in the areas of community engagement, service-learning and career competitiveness initiatives. "This involvement encourages our students to grow in an exceptional way, all while learning valuable life lessons and more about their community," commented Dr. Pamela G. Senegal, President of PCC.
Elizabeth Townsend published Friday, October 25, 2019

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Donald W. Wilson bestowed 2019 Southern Region Trustee Leadership award

Donald W. Wilson, 26 year member of the Piedmont Community College Board of Trustees, and recently name Board Emeritus, is the recipient of the 2019 Southern Region Trustee Leadership award. This award comes after a unanimous nomination from fellow PCC Board members. “Donald has been a quiet leader for almost four decades, epitomizing the word “servanthood,” shared Board members in Wilson’s nomination.
Elizabeth Townsend published Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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PCC hosts Criminal Justice Town Hall Forum

Roxboro Chief of Police David Hess and Person County Sheriff Dewey Jones participated in a Town Hall Criminal Justice Forum hosted by Piedmont Community College Tuesday night. The forum was a collaboration between PCC and Averett University in Danville, Va. and featured Averett’s Criminal Justice Program Director Dr. James Hodgson alongside Hess and Jones. Click here to read the full story by George Willoughby, writer for The Roxboro Courier Times.
Elizabeth Townsend published Monday, October 21, 2019

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PCC Welding students benefit from Duke Energy Foundation grant

Students in Piedmont Community College’s Welding program are now training on a state-of-the-art equipment that uses virtual reality technology. Through a Duke Energy Foundation grant, PCC was able to purchase two simulators. One will be housed on the Person County Campus and the other will assist students in the Caswell Correctional Center.
Elizabeth Townsend published Thursday, October 17, 2019

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Free seminar at PCC will help small business owners find inexpensive and creative ways to market their product or service

Are you a small business owner? Thinking of starting a small business, side job, or something similar? Gather ideas from marketing guru Emily Ballance on the free seminar on Tuesday, October 22, 6 – 8 p.m. on the Caswell County Campus in Yanceyville. Call (336) 599-0032 for details or save your seat online by visiting www.piedmontcc.edu/sbc and selecting the seminar title.
Elizabeth Townsend published Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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

Need help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form as you prepare for college? The Piedmont Community College (PCC) Team is offering support on Saturday, October 26, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at both the Person County and Caswell County campuses. Call (336) 599-1181 for details.
Elizabeth Townsend published Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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Online classes available for medical transcription, coder, and health record specialist through PCC and Career Step

In addition to being affordable, under $200 per program, the classes can be completed in only 21 weeks, getting the student career ready in less than six months! The next session begins on Thursday October 24. Register online at visit www.piedmontcc.edu/careerstep or contact Velma Drumwright for more information at (336) 322-2156 or by email at careerstep@piedmontcc.edu.
Elizabeth Townsend published Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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Chrystal Hardt and Kim Langlois to have art on display at Kirby and Upper Galleries

The Kirby Cultural Arts Complex is proud to announce two incredible exhibitions for the month of October. New work from Person County artist Chrystal Hardt entitled “Going Deep” will be shown in the Kirby Gallery, and artist Kim Langlois will be showcased in the Upper Gallery with her exhibition of “Color My World”. PCC is a sponsor of the Upper Gallery display.
Elizabeth Townsend published Wednesday, October 2, 2019

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PCC, Caswell County partnering for new ag program

County representatives learned that the community desired an agricultural center, along with a matching program offered at PCC. PCC implemented the Agribusiness Technology program and talks of Center for Education and Agricultural Development (CEAD), a joint effort between the county and PCC, began. Learn more in Davin Wilson's (editor of The Caswell Messenger) article.
Elizabeth Townsend published Friday, September 27, 2019

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Logistics and Forklift training available at PCC

Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer the Logistics and Forklift training on October 14 – December 19. This class will meet 10:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. on Mondays - Thursdays at PCC’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center, located at 105 North Main Street in Roxboro. This vital training leads to a national credential through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), which local employers look for in future employees. Call (336) 322-2480 to learn more or to register.
Elizabeth Townsend published Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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