Students experience “Hands on History” at 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination

April 26, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba Valley Community College students recently experienced the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as part of the college’s HandsOnHistory travel study experience. Students were part of an African-American […]

CVCC ballooning team participates in NASA competition

April 23, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

After a solid launch, the Catawba Valley Community College High Altitude Ballooning team was able to recover their payload for a second straight year participating in the annual NASA/NC Space Grant competition. They recovered their […]

Students learn to be exceptional by design

March 29, 2018 Catawba Careers 0

For Maiden High School students, educational opportunities can happen anywhere, from the worktable of a carpentry classroom to the self-checkout lane at a grocery store. Four years ago, Candace Stephens came up with the idea […]

CVCC registering for Furniture Academy

March 26, 2018 Catawba Careers 0

The next eight-week Furniture Fundamentals class required to enter the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy will start May 1, 2018, and is open for registration. Taught four days a week from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., the […]

Paramedic students face the ultimate test in night simulations

March 13, 2018 Catawba Careers 0

Seven second-year paramedic students at Catawba Valley Community College put their knowledge to the test Friday night through a series of eight emergency simulations. “This is an opportunity to show off their skills before their […]

3 habits of highly successful people that you can employ today

March 8, 2018 Catawba Careers 0

“You don’t ever achieve greatness. You don’t actually ever become great, because greatness is a journey, not a destination,” says Don Yaeger, an award-winning keynote speaker, business leadership coach, eleven-time New York Times Best-selling author […]

Substance abuse workshop scheduled

February 13, 2018 Catawba Careers 0

Due to an increase in substance abuse in the area, Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory will host “Understanding Substance Abuse and Addiction: A Conference to Promote Awareness and Understanding” Saturday, March 24, 8:30 a.m. […]

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