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Ribbon cut to open Mechatronics Lab at VGCC South Campus

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting and open house to celebrate the new Mechatronics lab on Vance-Granville Community College’s South Campus, which is located between Creedmoor and Butner. Area residents and community leaders | Read More...

PLC course at VGCC draws interest of local industries

Employees of numerous local companies recently completed a Vance-Granville Community College course that offered instruction in Programmable Logic Controllers.


The 96-hour course, “Introduction to PLC’s,” was held at VGCC’s Main Campus from August through November. A Programmable Logic Controller is a | Read More...

VGCC Library adds iPads for students

The Vance-Granville Community College Library is providing yet another technological resource for students. The Library now has 20 iPads that are available for students in any curriculum program to use inside the library on Main Campus.


To use an iPad, |

Free Microsoft Office Software now available for VGCC Students

Vance-Granville Community College is now providing students with popular software at no charge, thanks to a partnership with Microsoft’s Office 365 “Student Advantage” program.


Currently-enrolled students with VGCC e-mail addresses will be able to obtain the Office 365 ProPlus package, a | Read More...

VGCC names head of new Mechatronics program

Keith Shearon of Youngsville has been named to lead the new Mechatronics Engineering Technology program at Vance-Granville Community College. Shearon brings decades of industry experience in manufacturing and electronics to the program and his students.


Shearon begins teaching the first two |

VGCC Students can now get Technical Support from a fellow Vanguard

Vance-Granville Community College has introduced a new resource for students who need help with information technology issues. The “Student Peer Technical Support” service began with the start of the fall semester on Aug. 18.


This new initiative was first proposed and |

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