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Fall 2020 Student Survey:

Alice Strawn

RCC Alumni Spotlight: Alice Strawn

From a young age Gloucester native Alice Strawn knew she wanted to work in the medical field. At 16 years old, she explored ways to get volunteer experience and hands-on training. During the summer of her junior year in high school, Strawn enrolled in Rappahannock Community College’s Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification program. EMTs are […]

RCC Educational Foundation Receives $2.7 Million Charitable Gift

The Rappahannock Community College Educational Foundation, Inc. (RCC EFI) is the recipient of a $2.7 million charitable gift from Dr. S. Stuart Flanagan. Dr. Flanagan has devoted his professional life to teaching and much of his philanthropic life to providing low-income students the opportunity to attend institutions of higher education. The funds form the Flanagan […]

A Tribute to Dr. Donna Alexander

A Tribute to Dr. Avis Donna Alexander Dr. Avis Donna Alexander departed this life on November 30, 2020, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Donna led a life filled with accomplishment, beginning her higher education at John Tyler Community College before continuing to complete her bachelor’s degree in English, followed by a master’s […]