ACC Students Nominated for State Community College Awards

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON February 7, 2023

Three high-achieving students are Alamance Community College’s nominees for state awards sponsored by the NC Community College System.  2023 Academic Excellence Award Recipient Shane Hogan, 23, of Mebane, admits he felt alienated from the world and was unsure about his future before attending Alamance Community College. After earning his GED at Durham Technical Community College,Read More…

ACC Culinary Alumnus Making Most of Career – Even Serving the President of France

ACC Culinary Alumnus Making Most of Career – Even Serving the President of France

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON January 25, 2023

(January 25, 2023) – Graduates of Alamance Community College have traveled extensively, made names for themselves in their chosen fields, and crossed paths with newsworthy individuals. Travis Gunter, a 2006 graduate of the Culinary Arts program, is the latest to do so. His career path since earning his degree at ACC has taken him southwardRead More…

College Names New Dean for Engineering, Agriculture and Skilled Trades

College Names New Dean for Engineering, Agriculture and Skilled Trades

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON January 23, 2023

Dr. Elizabeth Riley has been named the next Dean of Applied Engineering, Agriculture, and Skilled Trades at Alamance Community College, effective February 1. Riley has served as the Department Head for Horticulture Technology & Agricultural Sciences since 2017, improving and expanding the department in many ways. In this role, Riley has expanded curriculum programs, increased enrollment, enhanced external partnerships including aRead More…

ACC Nursing Instructor Earns Certification as Healthcare Simulation Educator

ACC Nursing Instructor Earns Certification as Healthcare Simulation Educator

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON January 9, 2023

(January 9, 2023) – Nursing instructor Tabithe Fisher has received certification as a Healthcare Simulation Educator from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. “We are so proud of this accomplishment and how it supports Tabithe’s passion and our Nursing students,” said Dr. Lisa Johnson, Vice President of Instruction. As Simulation Coordinator for the Nursing program,Read More…

College Names Alamance-Burlington Schools as 2022 Organization of the Year

College Names Alamance-Burlington Schools as 2022 Organization of the Year

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON January 5, 2023

(January 5, 2023) – Alamance Community College has named the Alamance-Burlington Schools System (ABSS) as its 2022 Organization of the Year in recognition of the outstanding support the system has consistently provided to ACC students and graduates. As one of ACC’s strongest and most significant partners, the Alamance-Burlington Schools System has worked with the CollegeRead More…

ACC Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

ACC Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON January 2, 2023

(January 2, 2023) – The Alamance Community College Foundation has welcomed five individuals as new members of its Board of Directors whose four-year terms began January 1, 2023. The new board members are: Charlene S. Barrett is a Senior Vice President and Global Human Resources Executive at Bank of America. She has been a Human ResourcesRead More…

ACC’s ‘Girls Take Over Tech’ Celebrates Sixth Year as Young Women Learn About Skilled Trades

ACC’s ‘Girls Take Over Tech’ Celebrates Sixth Year as Young Women Learn About Skilled Trades

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON December 19, 2022

Above, an experienced welder (in t-shirt) was one of the volunteers who gave middle and high school students opportunities to create a souvenir of their visit during “Girls Take Over Tech” at ACC. (December 19, 2022) – The annual “Girls Take Over Tech,” an open house specifically for prospective female students, returned for its sixthRead More…

ACC and Campbell University Partner to Give Students Head Start Toward Admission in Health Sciences Program

ACC and Campbell University Partner to Give Students Head Start Toward Admission in Health Sciences Program

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON December 15, 2022

(Above) Signing the agreement on the Campbell University campus were (from left) ACC President Dr. Algie Gatewood and Dr. Michael L. Adams, Dean of the Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. (December 15, 2022) – Alamance Community College (ACC) and Campbell University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding agreement that opens the doorRead More…

ACC Machining Awarded $398,000 Grant for Free Training

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON December 6, 2022

(December 6, 2022) – The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) has awarded Alamance Community College’s Computer Integrated Machining (CIM) program a $398,000 ACE grant that covers three years of free training in precision machining for local students. The grant makes ACC North Carolina’s first community college “America’s Cutting Edge (ACE)” approved facility. TheRead More…

ACC Awarded $20,000 UW Grant for High School Equivalency Program

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON December 1, 2022

Alamance Community College has been awarded a $20,000 United Way Community Grant, one of the largest allotments this calendar year. This is the seventh consecutive year that the school’s Academic and Career Readiness (ACR) division has received a United Way grant. Academic and Career Readiness will use the grant to cover High School Equivalency (HSE)Read More…