Cleveland Community College Testing Emergency Notification System

(Shelby, NC) – Cleveland Community College will test its emergency notification system, cccAlert, on Tuesday, September 23. A cccAlert message will be sent to all subscribers notifying them of the testing day.

cccAlert is a serviced offered by CCC which communicates in multiple ways with students, faculty and staff, as well as visitors, local residents, parents, and the news media. The College’s goal is to provide timely notification of a confirmed emergency situation, inclement weather, and to provide instructions for taking action, if needed. In an emergency, the College’s priority is the safety of the campus.

The public is invited to sign up for cccAlert at www.clevelandcc.edu

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CCC TO HOST COLLEGE FAIR

(Shelby, NC) – Cleveland Community College will host a College Fair for area high school students on Thursday, September 18 in the Student Activities Center on the campus of CCC from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Along with Cleveland Community College, approximately 60 other colleges and universities will be represented.

According to CCC Admissions Coordinator Emily Arey, representatives from both public and private institutions will be on-hand to discuss all aspects of their schools with prospective students. The University of North Carolina, UNCC, Appalachian State University, North Carolina A&T, and Gardner-Webb University are just a few of the institutions that will be represented.

“The purpose of the College Fair is to offer students an opportunity to gather information on all of their college options at one location. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get information about transferring or enrolling at a four-year college or university,” Arey adds.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Student Services at 704-669-4081.

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CCC Awards Practical Nursing Pins

(Shelby, NC) – Seventeen students in the Practical Nursing program were awarded pins during a special ceremony held recently at Cleveland Community College.

Following the processional by Michael Sisk, the new nurses were welcomed by CCC Vice President of Instruction and Student Development Dr. Shannon Kennedy. The invocation was given by student Karen Page. Students Christa McGinnis and Ninfa Jarillo introduced nursing faculty and guest speaker Charlotte Pettis. Discipline Coordinator Sherry Hamrick and Practical Nursing Instructor Anne Wise conducted the presentation of pins and led the practical nursing pledge.

The Practical Nursing Diploma at CCC is a competitive program that prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults. For more information about this program visit, www.clevelandcc.edu.

Picture included:

Front row L to R: Kelsey Jolley, Karen Page, Christa McGinnis, Misty Hull, Frewioni Clapp

2nd row L to R: Judith Ledford, Na’Shaunderese Fulwiley, Elizabeth Coffey, Tosha Scruggs

3rd row L to R: Mollie Pettis, Sameth Orridge, Katie Anthony, Chelsea Upton

Last row L to R: Miranda Bridges, Amanda Baker, Ninfa Jarillo

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