(Shelby, NC) – Shane Chase has been named the 2013 Academic Excellence Award winner at Cleveland Community College. Chase is pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree in Industrial Management Technology and holds a 4.0 grade point average.
Chase says that with the support of his family and the faculty at CCC, he has been able to achieve his goals. He says he has also been fortunate to put into practice some of the skills he has acquired through CCC at work. “CCC has certainly been instrumental in helping me acquire the technical skill sets I needed to help me achieve my goals. I want to continue to use what I am learning in my every day work setting and make Cleveland Yutaka more successful,” he adds.
Chase will be awarded a medallion and certificate of achievement during the 2013 Spring Commencement at CCC. He and his wife, Rhonda, have three children and reside in Kings Mountain.
The North Carolina Community College’s Academic Award winners are chosen from each of the 58 NC Community Colleges. The students are selected for their academic accomplishments and leadership ability. They also excel in the classroom and are dedicated to making a difference on their campuses and in their communities.