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.

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ONLY A DRILL: Mass Casualty Disaster Response – Thu, April 25 – Glenns Campus

ONLY A DRILL: Mass Casualty Disaster Response – Thu, April 25 – Glenns Campus Thursday, April 25, 2019: RCC’s Nursing Program conducted a Mass Casualty Disaster Recovery Drill on the Glenns Campus. This event was conducted in coordination with Gloucester County EMS/Fire & Rescue. The disaster scenario to which the nursing students responded to was a […]

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Trinity Bea: United States Military Academy Cadet

RCC alumna, Trinity Bea, praises Rappahannock Community College’s dual enrollment program and Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School with her acceptance into her top college choice: The United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. While Bea was a student at Northumberland High School, she took classes through RCC and the Governor’s School allowing her to […]

Nursing Success Started at RCC

A Successful Nursing Career Started at RCC

At an early age, Hazel Perry became a single mother to four children and had to rely on Social Services to keep her family together. With no resources or tools to make her life better, she decided to check out RCC but was afraid she wouldn’t meet its standards. She was surprised to meet so […]

Richmond County's Jay Garner

RCC to Washington and Back Again

Richmond county native, Jay Garner, credits RCC with helping him gain a broader view of life and preparing him for bigger experiences. So much bigger that when he transferred from RCC with an associate degree in general studies he went across the country to Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington. One lesson Jay remembers in […]

Rev. Larry J. Arrington speaks about the life and impact of Mr. Eldridge Cook at RCC in February 2019.

Rev. Larry Arrington

“RCC will provide every foundational opportunity for your ultimate career journey,” says Reverend Larry Arrington, RCC alum (from the founding days of RCC!) and pastor of First Morning Star Baptist Church, in Bena, in the southern part of Gloucester County. After graduating from high school, he wanted to find a way to further his education […]


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