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.

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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RCC student researches biology in VCU summer program

As part of Virginia Commonwealth University’s “Bridges to the Baccalaureate: From Dream to Goal” biomedical and behavioral summer research program, Rappahannock Community College student Alexis Lassiter recently participated in an eight-week summer internship. During this time, she and eight other students from around the state learned basic research methods, and then developed and presented their […]

Iesha Lee

RCC graduate takes part in national research project

Recent RCC graduate Iesha Lee participated in a 10-week psychology research project on understanding and preventing societal violence.