News + Events from RCC

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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, learned cdl at rappahannock community college in virginia

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. […]

customer service and hospitality classes start may 19 at rappahannock community college

Customer Service and Hospitality Classes Start May 19, 2020

CUSTOMER SERVICE & HOSPITALITY CLASSES May 19 – June 11 – Tues, Wed, Thurs 5:30 – 9:00 pm via Zoom – Coursework on Canvas $840 – Discounts may be available Contact Janet Today! 804-333-6754 jchilds@rappahannock.edu

shawn talley works as a machinist making face masks to help combat covid-19

Shawn Talley: A Machinist Working to Help Combat COVID-19

  — by Jennifer Rose Bryant After graduating from Lancaster High School (Lancaster, Virginia) in 2013, Shawn Talley began attending Virginia Tech in pursuit of a mechanical engineering degree. As a freshman, Shawn realized it was all a bit too much, too soon. He returned home and began looking at the options available in his […]

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Dr. Robert and Mrs. Beverly Gates honored

Dr. Robert and Mrs. Beverly Gates honored as recipients of the 2020 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy Rappahannock Community College is pleased to announce that Dr. Robert and Mrs. Beverly Gates are the 2020 recipients of the Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy. This award, sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education, […]