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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
You slip into that blazer that says “professional, yet approachable,” print out a copy of your resume and walk confidently into the interview for your dream job. You think it went well, and start dreaming […]
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 […]
“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 […]