News + Events from RCC

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RCC student Kendra Yates awarded with scholarship

On November 18, a number of outstanding Virginia Community College System (VCCS) students who have qualified for prestigious statewide scholarships were honored at a luncheon in Richmond. One of these, Rappahannock Community College student Kendra Yates, has been awarded a Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship in the amount of $3,500 for the academic year of 2014-15. In […]

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RCC students embrace STEM Education as wave of the future

When science fiction turns into science fact, it takes a new generation of minds to help fill the many jobs that have not even been imagined yet. Students from Rappahannock Community College are at the forefront of this change, and will be among the leaders of tomorrow who fill these new careers. For tomorrow’s jobs, […]

Vaughan Crittenden

From RCC to NASCAR: Meet our own Vaughan Crittenden ’12

Crittenden attended RCC from 2010 to 2012 made the jump to JMU thanks to RCC’s Guaranteed Admission Agreement (GAA) with that school.

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A-Club students recognized at RCC luncheon

On October 3, a number of Rappahannock Community College students were honored as “A” Club members during a celebratory luncheon sponsored by the college’s Student Support Services (SSS) Office. The “A” Club luncheons, held soon after the beginning of the fall and spring semesters, single out SSS participants who were enrolled in at least two […]

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RCC Students can qualify for NASA scholarships and more

Thanks to a NASA grant awarded to the Virginia Space Grant Consortium, students of Rappahannock and other Virginia Community College System (VCCS) member institutions who are pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields have gained access to new scholarships, research experiences, internships, and courses. The Consortium’s newly announced program, “STEM Takes Flight […]


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