Shown above, Dr. Rachel M. Desmarais, chosen as the seventh president of VGCC.

Dr. Rachel M. Desmarais has been chosen as the next president of Vance-Granville Community College. With the final approval of the appointment by the State Board of Community Colleges on Dec. 18, she becomes the seventh president in the 49-year history of the college.

Published: Thursday, December 6, 2018
Illustration promotes Vanguard Flex

Vance-Granville Community College’s Franklin County Campus has launched a new initiative called Vanguard Flex to meet the needs of adult learners who need more options for class scheduling.

Published: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
VGCC’s Faculty & Staff Drive for the Endowment Fund was led by volunteers Michael Brodie, Campus Police sergeant; Antoinette Dickens, program head and instructor for Paralegal Technology; Willie Mae Foster-Hill, Main Campus receptionist; and Jeremy Lambert, assistant director of financial aid.

The college’s annual Faculty & Staff Drive for the VGCC Endowment Fund raised $16,011 this fall from among employees on the college’s four campuses, according to an announcement by the co-chairs for the drive to the Trustees on Monday, Nov.

Published: Monday, November 26, 2018
Brian Miller conducts the Vance-Granville Community Band during its 2017 winter concert at McGregor Hall. (VGCC Photo)

The Vance-Granville Community Band will present its 11th annual winter concert on Monday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in McGregor Hall at 201 Breckenridge Street in downtown Henderson. The concert is free and open to the public.

Published: Monday, November 26, 2018

All campuses of Vance-Granville Community College will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, because of inclement weather. Students are reminded that exams scheduled for Monday will take place on the first day the...

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