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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The Local Scoop on RCC

RCC Presidents Featured The Fall/Holiday 2019 edition of the Local Scoop features current RCC President Dr. Shannon Kennedy and President Emeritus Dr. Elizabeth “Sissy” Crowther. The Local Scoop is published by The Local Accent, LLC, in Kilmarnock, and is available free at many locations across the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck. Be sure to check […]

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Bobbie Blair

By Jennifer Rose Bryant At 14 years old, Roberta “Bobbie” Blair already knew she was meant to be of service to others. After “retiring” from her long and rewarding career as an Interventional Radiology Technician spanning more than five decades, she decided she wasn’t ready to stop helping the community. Relocating from Houston, Texas to […]

2019 Great College To Work For

RCC Named a “2019 Great College to Work For”

This honor puts Rappahannock Community College in elite company for five years running. Rappahannock Community College is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Great Colleges to Work For program. The results, released this week in a special insert of the Chronicle, are based […]

Kimberly Johnson

by Jennifer Rose Bryant “My time at RCC was very positive,” says alumna Kimberly Johnson. “Nothing but positive memories.” Kimberly Johnson was raised by her grandmother in Westmoreland County and money was tight. She didn’t have a car during her first year at RCC but she was able to get to the Warsaw campus with […]

Dr. Shannon Kennedy standing in front of the RCC Warsaw campus with her arms crossed.

RCC President Dr. Kennedy Becomes Familiar with College and Community

Rappahannock Community College on July 1 welcomed Dr. Shannon Kennedy as its fourth president following the retirement of Dr. Elizabeth Crowther. Dr. Kennedy’s first week was filled with “meet and greets” with staff and students. “I already feel the family atmosphere and folks are clearly proud of RCC and the individual work they perform,” she said. […]


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