Press Releases from RCC
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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 […]
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. […]
Yesterday afternoon, the Richmond County Public Library held a Tote Bag Decorating Event that attracted children of all ages. With fabric markers, iron-on patches, paints, buttons, and more, participants were invited to decorate blank tote bags to carry their library books. The bags also included a clear plastic sleeve to store a library card for […]
RICHMOND – Glenn DuBois, the chancellor of Virginia’s Community Colleges, announced today that Dr. Shannon L. Kennedy, currently of Shelby, North Carolina has been hired to become the next president of Rappahannock Community College. Today’s announcement caps off a national search that attracted 70 applicants. “Shannon has more than two decades of higher education […]
The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing (VCU) has partnered with Rappahannock Community College to offer accelerated coursework to registered nurses who are students at the Colleges providing them a faster path to obtaining a bachelor’s degree. Students will be enrolled concurrently at VCU and RCC. “We’re looking forward to offering RCC [as well as Southside Virginia Community College] […]
After fourteen years as Rappahannock Community College’s President, Elizabeth (Sissy) Crowther announced her intention to retire today to faculty, staff and local media.
The 2017-18 Rappahannock Community College (RCC) Impact Report, available in December, relays that assets of the RCC Educational Foundation, Inc. have reached over $11.2 million.
The RCC Educational Foundation, Inc. (RCC EFI) hosted its annual scholarship program reception in October to honor and recognize 2018-19 scholarship recipients and donors.
Very soon, two construction projects will be underway, which will enhance the entrance of one campus, and the functionality …
RCC’s Nursing program wishes to announce that it will host a site review for RCC’s accreditation of its nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).