Dental Assisting Showcases Innovative Equipment For Impact Alamance Staff

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON April 20, 2021

Above, Dental Assisting Department Head Joanna Roberts (right) explains to Impact Alamance staff about the new sterilization room. Pictured from left are Sydney Simmons, Elon Year of Service Fellow; Marcy Green, Impact Alamance Vice President of Programs; Nancy Santos, Dental Assisting student; and Scott Doron, ACC Grants Officer. Faculty in the Dental Assisting department atRead More…

ACC’s Scott Collection Debuts Online Exhibit

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON April 12, 2021

The Scott Family Collection of Alamance Community College will host a new online exhibit entitled “Henry Alvord Scott, A Life of Service” beginning on Thursday, April 22, at 12:00 noon. Henry Alvord Scott, a lifelong resident of the Hawfields community of Alamance County, was a prominent dairy farmer and with his brother Ralph H. Scott, aRead More…

Horticulture Students Shine in ‘Virtual’ National Collegiate Landscape Competition

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON April 5, 2021

Students in the Horticulture Technology program at Alamance Community College took part in a virtual National Collegiate Landscape Competition sponsored by the National Association of Landscape Professionals recently. ACC participated with 14 students in workshops, career fair interviews, and competitions. In all, 34 colleges and universities participated; nearly half of these were community or technicalRead More…

Alamance County Commissioners Tour ACC Campus

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON April 1, 2021

(Above) ACC President Algie Gatewood (right) greets Alamance County commissioners on the campus before hosting a facility tour. College administrators hosted the Alamance County Board of Commissioners on March 31 for a detailed campus tour that highlighted capital needs, demonstrated how county bond dollars are being used for renovations and repairs, and showcased such tech-saavyRead More…

ACC, Elon Collaborate on Service Learning Initiative

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON March 24, 2021

Alamance Community College is one of several county organizations named to partner with Elon University in an initiative that organizes service learning opportunities. The Leaders in Collaborative Services Coordinator (LINCS) program is a two-year effort coordinated through the Kernodle Center for Civic Life at Elon University. “The LINCS program will provide our department with a ten-hourRead More…

ACC Announces 2021 Excellence in Teaching Recipients

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON March 16, 2021

Alamance Community College has announced the recipients of its 2021 Excellence in Teaching Awards. DONNA PRUITT, Dental Assisting Instructor 2021 Ronald L. McCarter Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient Donna Pruitt has been an instructor in Dental Assisting for 25 years, first as an adjunct and since 2004 as a full-time instructor. A 1991 graduate of ACC’sRead More…

ACC Welcomes New Vice President of Instruction & Chief Academic Officer

ACC Welcomes New Vice President of Instruction & Chief Academic Officer

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON March 3, 2021

Alamance Community College has announced Dr. Lisa Johnson as its new Vice President of Instruction and Chief Academic Officer. She began her duties on March 1. Dr. Johnson fills the position left vacant by Dr. Connie Wolfe, who was named ACC’s Executive Vice President last year. Dr. Johnson has served as Dean of Health SciencesRead More…

Students Nominated for State Community College Awards

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON February 24, 2021

Two high-achieving students are Alamance Community College’s nominees for state awards sponsored by the North Carolina Community College System. Anna Peterson 2021 Academic Excellence Award Nominee Anna Peterson, 44, of Mebane is a self-employed photographer who plans to earn an Associate in Applied Science degree in Early Childhood Education this spring. As a non-traditional student,Read More…

ACC Named Military Friendly for 12th Consecutive Year

ACC Named Military Friendly for 12th Consecutive Year

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON February 24, 2021

Alamance Community College has been named a 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School for the 12th consecutive year. In addition, the College was named a Military Spouse Friendly School for the second time. The list of military-friendly institutions is annually compiled by VIQTORY, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business that connects the military community to civilian employment, educationalRead More…

ACC Alumna, 19, Heading To Elon University School of Law

ACC Alumna, 19, Heading To Elon University School of Law

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON February 17, 2021

Consider this scenario for a new legal TV drama in the vein of ‘The Paper Chase’: A brainy young teenager enrolls early at a community college and earns an Associate in Arts degree at age 17, learns the legal ropes of a courtroom as a member of a mock trial team, is awarded her BachelorRead More…