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Triangle North Healthcare Foundation completes VGCC Scholarship endowment

The Triangle North Healthcare Foundation recently completed fully endowing a scholarship that supports Vance-Granville Community College students who are preparing for careers in health sciences.


Val Short, the executive director of the foundation, visited the college to present contributions to the | Read More...

VGCC announces $1.6 million bequest from World War II veteran

A highly decorated World War II fighter pilot has bequeathed Vance-Granville Community College $1.6 million.


The gift from Wilbert Allen “Bill” Edwards, who died Oct. 31, 2001, is the second largest in the history of the college, according to an announcement | Read More...

Former Harlem Globetrotter emphasizes importance of education

A Harlem Globetrotter “Legend” visited two campuses of Vance-Granville Community College on Jan. 20, and he brought with him a message: education is the only surefire path to success.


Raleigh native James “Twiggy” Sanders, who played with the Globetrotters from 1974 | Read More...

Taylor calls audience to serve at VGCC’s Martin Luther King celebration

Vance-Granville Community College held its annual celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Jan. 21 in the college’s Civic Center.


The theme of the event was “How can we educate, inspire, and support our community?” based on the | Read More...

VGCC Students Awarded Golden LEAF Scholarships

A group of students from Vance-Granville Community College recently received scholarships through the Golden LEAF Scholarship program for the North Carolina Community College System. The scholarship program, designed to help North Carolinians attend the state’s community colleges, is funded through | Read More...

VGCC offers Spring Mini-Term Classes

Although the spring 2015 semester at Vance-Granville Community College is well underway, there are actually still opportunities to register for a variety of classes offered during “mini-terms.” These sections start later but end on May 12, at the same time | Read More...

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