Entries by Jeff Macharyas

Fall 2020 Tuition Due August 3

— RCC Students: If you haven’t already enrolled for Fall 2020, now is a great time to meet with an academic advisor to get enrolled.  To schedule an appointment online, follow these directions that explain how to make an appointment using Navigate: https://www.rappahannock.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/schedule-navigate.pdf  If you aren’t able to access Navigate, please give us a call […]

Living Well in a Climate of Chaos Seminar

  Free virtual mental health workshop designed to educate students, practicing professionals and community members. The Rappahannock Area Health Education Center (RAHEC) and Rappahannock Community College hosted a free virtual mental health workshop titled: ‘Living Well in a Climate of Chaos’ July 22, 2020. The workshop was designed to educate students, practicing professionals, and community […]

RCC/Haynesville Award

      https://www.vccs.edu/exceptional-community-college-educators-from-across-virginia-recognized-through-the-2020-vccs-faculty-awards/   𝗘𝗫𝗖𝗘𝗟𝗟𝗘𝗡𝗖𝗘 𝗜𝗡 𝗘𝗗𝗨𝗖𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡 𝗔𝗪𝗔𝗥𝗗𝗦 The Excellence in Education Awards Program provides an annual opportunity to showcase, celebrate and share ideas and innovations across the Virginia Community College System that contribute to improving student outcomes and reaching our strategic goals.   𝙍𝙖𝙥𝙥𝙖𝙝𝙖𝙣𝙣𝙤𝙘𝙠 𝘾𝙤𝙢𝙢𝙪𝙣𝙞𝙩𝙮 𝘾𝙤𝙡𝙡𝙚𝙜𝙚/𝙃𝙖𝙮𝙣𝙚𝙨𝙫𝙞𝙡𝙡𝙚 𝘾𝙤𝙧𝙧𝙚𝙘𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙖𝙡 𝘾𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙚𝙧 𝙎𝙚𝙘𝙤𝙣𝙙 𝘾𝙝𝙖𝙣𝙘𝙚 𝙋𝙚𝙡𝙡 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙣𝙩 𝙋𝙧𝙤𝙜𝙧𝙖𝙢 […]

Gustavo Ochoa

While attending Richmond County’s Rappahannock High School, Gustavo Ochoa took advantage of the Rappahannock Community College (RCC) dual enrollment program that allows high school students to take college-level courses and earn college credits.  Gustavo’s passion for engineering was ignited while studying under RCC pre-engineering professor Tom Danaher. “I’ve learned a lot from Professor Danaher, in […]

ServSafe – July 27, 2020

  𝗔 𝗕𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗙𝘂𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝗔𝘄𝗮𝗶𝘁𝘀 𝗬𝗼𝘂 𝗮𝘁 𝗥𝗖𝗖 ServSafe is an industry recognized program for food service workers. You will learn about basic food safety, personal hygiene, cross contamination, allergens, time, temperature, cleaning, sanitation and more. This course includes the book and testing for the Food Protection Manager Certification. Monday, July 27, 2020 8:00 am […]

Research Papers Win RCC Awards – Spring 2020

Rappahannock Community College’s Library Coordinator, Dan Ream, has announced the winners of the College’s Spring 2020 RCC Student Research Paper Awards. The purpose of this competition is to recognize excellent writing and research in student papers counting toward RCC credit courses during each semester. All entries were evaluated with students’ and teachers’ names removed before […]

Robin Mae Schick

Robin Mae Schick has a long list of academic, professional and personal accomplishments and titles. Rappahannock Community College alumna is among those achievements. As an eighth-grader at a very small school, Schick turned to RCC to supplement her education. “My very first [RCC] class was keyboarding … I sat down next to a 40ish-year-old construction […]

David Comerford: The Drive to Succeed

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of Rappahannock Community College. RCC graduates form the backbone of our local economy—our healthcare providers, bankers, lawyers, small business owners and trades-people. It’s hard to go through your day without being served by an RCC alum is some way. RCC’s Faces of 50 spotlights our alum, like David Comerford. […]