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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RCC student in line for world computer championship

Out of over 300,000 entrants from across the United States, Kyle Forst of Middlesex County has been chosen as one of six persons who will compete against representatives of 120 other nations at the 2014 Certiport Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championships in Anaheim, California. Winning in the category of Microsoft Word 2010, Forst received […]

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From RCC to the Corner Office: Andrea Staskiel, Class of 2011

Andrea Staskiel made the most of her time at RCC, transferring to W&M, and eventually landing a prestigious job with Riverside Health System in Newport News.

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“It’s Never Too Late To Learn,” says RCC student La’Vita Smith

“I have faced all kinds of obstacles in trying to start my life over here in Virginia,” says Rappahannock Community College student La’Vita Smith, “but the team here has helped me to get over and around every one of them with a smile on my face. I would recommend this program to anyone who is […]

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“A beautiful graduation day” for RCC’s 42nd Commencement

  On Friday, May 9, at Rappahannock Community College’s 42nd Commencement ceremony, college officials bestowed degrees and certificates on close to 200 members of the Class of 2014 who attended the ceremony. While the official lists of graduates cannot be finalized until mid-June (after high school graduations), the total number of degrees and certificates awarded […]

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Rappahannock Nursing graduates mark their achievement

At the end of the Spring 2014 semester, 41 students completed Rappahannock Community College’s associate-degree nursing (ADN) program. They received pins to mark their achievement at a May 9 ceremony, held on RCC’s Warsaw Campus, with a reception at the nearby Cobham Park Baptist Church. An invocation by graduating student Alice Gilbert opened the ceremony. […]


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