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 […]

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 […]

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