CVCC holds graduation for Manufacturing Academy

November 13, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba Valley Community College recently held a ceremony for its Catawba Valley Manufacturing Academy graduates. The Catawba Valley Manufacturing Academy was developed jointly by local manufacturers unable to find skilled workers to fill vacant positions. […]

CVCC honors 2018 Adult Basic Education Academy Graduates

November 9, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba Valley Community College’s Adult Basic Education program recently honored students who completed the Two-Year Adult Basic Education Academy at a graduation ceremony held in their honor. Graduates recognized during the ceremony include Maegan Ammons, […]

Bright Ideas: 12 finalists to compete in Edison Project

September 18, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

The Catawba County Chamber of Commerce announced finalists in its 2018 Edison Project, the region’s only entrepreneurial competition that aims to find, potentially fund and help entrepreneurs and business start-ups that have an idea for […]

Finding a job for your son or daughter: CVCC offers construction academy

September 18, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Parents and grandparents can often find it difficult to help guide their children toward a satisfying career; one that will provide good income and fulfillment. For those who live near Catawba Valley Community College, however, […]

CVCC students earn top honors at competition

July 17, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

When he became president of Catawba Valley Community College, Garrett D. Hinshaw set a goal to become the “Best Community College in the America.” A group of students, faculty and staff recently brought home a […]

Catawba Valley Furniture Academy Recognizes June Graduates

July 3, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

The Catawba Valley Furniture Academy, a public/private partnership, between Catawba Valley Community College and major western North Carolina furniture manufacturers, recently celebrated the success of several graduates.

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 […]

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