News + Events from RCC

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RCC nursing program celebrates additional accreditation

Rappahannock Community College recently learned that its Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program has received accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formally the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. Elizabeth Crowther, college president, stated that the college and its professional partners are thrilled, because this is the pinnacle of recognitions for a […]

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RCC student nominated to state academic team

On April 16, a luncheon and ceremony in Richmond recognized outstanding community college students who have been nominated to the 2014 All-Virginia Academic Team of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society (the official honor society for two-year colleges worldwide). Rappahannock Community College student Yanelys “Nelly” Perez-Velazco of Richmond County received a medallion and certificate […]

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Despite the yellow tape RCC’s Glenns Campus is open for business

“The roof is past its expected lifespan,” says Kim McManus, Rappahannock Community College’s vice president of finance and administrative services. He is speaking about the current renovation project at RCC’s Glenns Campus, which started last month and is expected to continue through August. The project will secure the roof against high winds as well as […]

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RCC students attain paramedic status

On January 24, a long-awaited pinning ceremony honored three groups of Rappahannock Community College students who have completed a highly challenging curriculum in paramedic studies. The gold and blue Paramedic lapel pin from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians recognizes not only the hard work and accomplishments of these students, but the support, patience, […]

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RCC’s Clayton Hogge on beating dyslexia

Rappahannock Community College student Clayton Hogge is all too familiar with the concept of dyslexia — now.