In the top photo, Retired District Court Judge J. Henry Banks administers the oath of office to VGCC Trustee Barbara Cates Harris. From left are Judge Banks; Harris; Maurice Harris, Jr., Harris’ grandson; and her husband, Phillip Harris. In the bottom photo, VGCC Trustee Danny W. Wright is sworn in for a new appointment on the board by Judge Banks. From left are Judge Banks, Wright, and Wright’s wife, Betty Wright. (VGCC Photos)

A search committee of six members of the Vance-Granville Community College Board of Trustees has been appointed to find a successor to Dr. Stelfanie Williams, the college’s president who is taking a position with Duke University in August.

Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Jim Rose, vice chair of the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges, left, presents the State Board’s President of the Year Award to Dr. Stelfanie Williams, Vance-Granville Community College’s president, at a dinner on July 16 in the Civic Center on the Main Campus. (VGCC Photo)

Dr. Stelfanie Williams, Vance-Granville Community College’s president, was recognized on July 16 for her honor as the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges President of the Year for 2018.

Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
L. Opie Frazier, Jr., poses with his Order of the Long Leaf Pine award received from North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and presented to Frazier on July 16 by Vance-Granville Community College President Dr. Stelfanie Williams.

Retiring Vance-Granville Community College Trustee L. Opie Frazier, Jr., of Henderson, the longest serving Trustee in the history of the college, was awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine at the July 16 meeting of the Board of Trustees.

Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Above: Students work in the Bioprocess Tech lab at VGCC’s Franklin Campus, which will hold a Biotechnology Open House on July 23 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Area residents interested in the field of Biotechnology are invited to Vance-Granville Community College’s Franklin Campus for an Open House on Monday, July 23, from 4 to 7 p.m.

Published: Tuesday, July 10, 2018

2018 Curriculum Graduation

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