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VGCC Announces Community Fall Festival In Civic Center

Vance-Granville Community College is inviting the community to attend a Fall Festival on Monday, Oct. 29, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Civic Center on the Main Campus. Admission will be free. Tickets for “Family Fun” activities and games will be 25 cents each, according to Jermiel Hargrove, VGCC’s coordinator of student activities and  Read More

VGCC Franklin Campus Hosting Education Night For Adult Learners

Vance-Granville Community College’s Franklin County Campus is hosting a special event for new and returning adult learners to learn more about its plans for Evening & Weekend College. Education Night for Adult Learners will be held on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 6 p.m. at the campus located at 8100 N.C. Highway 56 in Louisburg. “The  Read More

Guild Gift Gallery Volunteers Create New VGCC Scholarship

The volunteers who operate the Guild Gift Gallery at Maria Parham Health have endowed their 13th scholarship to help students enrolled at Vance-Granville Community College. The new award is the second that specifically honors the service of the past and present volunteers who have donated their time to work at the gift shop over the  Read More

VGCC Hosting Office & Medical Office Information Sessions At All Campuses

Vance-Granville Community College is offering information sessions for the Medical Office Administration and the Office Administration programs through Nov. 15. Those interested in the two programs for career opportunities can attend their choice of five sessions to get overviews of the programs, discover work-based learning and volunteer opportunities, and learn about the prospects for employment  Read More

VGCC Hosting CCP Information Sessions For High School Students, Parents

High school students and their parents are being given the opportunity to learn more about how eligible students can earn college credits for free while still enrolled in high school. Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled a series of sessions offering information on the “Career & College Promise” (CCP) program. CCP allows the students to earn  Read More

Applications, Nominations Being Accepted For New VGCC President

The Vance-Granville Community College Board of Trustees is now inviting applications and nominations for the position of President of the college. A web site has been launched with a presidential profile and the details of the application procedure. The site can be reached at www.vgcc.edu/presidentialsearch . General inquiries about the college and application materials can  Read More

Seventh Annual Business Summit Serving Up ‘Recipe For Success’

The seventh annual Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Summit will offer the “Recipe for Success” for aspiring entrepreneurs, small business owners and non-profit leaders, among others, on Monday, Oct. 15. “Making Your Dreams a Reality” is the theme for this year’s event being held in the Warren County Armory and Convention Center. Duke Energy is  Read More

Fall 2018 Financial Aid Refund Checks

The first financial aid disbursement for the Fall 2018 semester has been processed for students enrolled in August and/or September starting classes.  Refund checks for excess financial aid were mailed on Wednesday, September 26, 2018.  Students are encouraged to check their Account Summary in WebAdvisor for detailed information regarding their financial aid disbursement(s), excess funds,  Read More

VGCC Inducts Five New Apprentices At Signing Ceremony

Five Vance-Granville Community College students were among 14 who committed to participate in the North Carolina Triangle Apprenticeship Program (NCTAP) at a signing ceremony in Wake Forest in August. In addition to the signings, five students were honored as the first graduates of the program, which was held in the Wake Forest Renaissance Center on Aug.  Read More

Five VGCC Students Join RIBN Program In NCA&T Ceremony

GREENSBORO — Five Vance-Granville Community College students were formally inducted into the North Carolina Piedmont “Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses” (RIBN) program in a ceremony in August at North Carolina A&T State University’s Union Square Campus in Greensboro. RIBN is a partnership involving the university, VGCC, Davidson County Community College (DCCC) and Guilford Technical Community College  Read More