News + Events from RCC

Check this page often as it will be updated with news, events and happenings at the Rappahannock Community College campuses and locations.

Paulina Johnson

Black History Month Spotlight: Paulina Johnson

By Abby Parsons This February, faculty and staff tell us what Black History Month means to them and their own personal histories. Our second feature is on Paulina Johnson, RCC’s Library Acquisitions Specialist who has been an employee of the college for almost 25 years. An Inspired Childhood Paulina Johnson was born in Richmond County. She […]

nasa research

NASA Research Experience

— NASA RESEARCH EXPERIENCES FOR VIRGINIA’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS Students will conduct hands-on summer research projects at NASA Langley Research Center or NASA Wallops Flight Facility. These paid opportunities will be open to all Virginia Community College students pursuing a STEM major or STEM technician track. Students work under the guidance of a NASA research […]

RCC Food Pantry Naming Contest

RCC Food Pantry Name, logo design contest, and fill our shelves The RCC Food Pantry was established in the fall of 2019 to reduce hunger and food insecurity among RCC students, faculty and staff while encouraging campus engagement and education on how to reduce food insecurity. We need your help to re-name the RCC Food Pantry and design […]

Black History Month Spotlight: Lorraine Justice

By Abby Parsons This February, Rappahannock Community College celebrates Black History Month. Our faculty and staff tell us what Black History Month means to them and their own personal histories. Featured first is Lorraine Justice, director of Student Support Services at RCC. Originally from King and Queen County, Justice lives in Essex County and has […]

brains and balance at RILL

Brains and Balance

RCC RILL Focuses on Balance and Flexibility New 6-week session announced! Boost your mood, strength, and balance at RCC’s Institute for Lifelong Learning (RILL) class “Brains and Balance.” This six-week class is designed for seniors interested in improving strength, flexibility, dexterity, balance, and having fun while doing it. The six-session course will be held on […]