Hands-On-History effort takes CVCC students to Selma

March 25, 2019 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba Valley Community College’s Hands-On-History initiative through the Office of Multicultural Affairs recently took students to Selma, Ala., to experience the anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March for voting rights. Students from Bladen Community College, Davidson […]

Bassett Learning Center Dedicated at Catawba Valley Furniture Academy

March 25, 2019 Melanie Zimmerman 0

During a recent ceremony at the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy in Newton, N.C., officials with Bassett Furniture Industries dedicated the Bassett Learning Center. A significant gift from Bassett Furniture Industries to the CVCC Foundation, Inc., […]

CVCC employees volunteer at agencies

March 25, 2019 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba Valley Community College employees recently took part in the first CVCC Day of Extraordinary Service (CVCC D.O.E.S.) event assisting local nonprofits, arts groups and public schools in Catawba and Alexander counties. Held on a […]

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 […]

Reader Commentary: Donald Trump Doesn’t Understand Community Colleges

April 3, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

(Editor’s Note: Susannah Blanchard is an English Instructor at Catawba Valley Community College. Her commentary is in reference to Mr. Trump’s confusion concerning the importance of community colleges. Click here to read the article she […]