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Grow Your Biz With Free April Classes

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Morganton, NC –Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Small Business Center (SBC) is an accessible, valuable community resource for individuals who are beginning a new business venture, expanding an existing business, or need help with a business plan. The SBC, whose help is provided at no direct cost to its clients, is designed to help businesses […]

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Register NOW! Summer Teen Tech Camps

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5th Annual Summer Camps Return in June & July Western Piedmont Community College invites area students ages 11 to 16 years old to participate in two summer camps at Foothills Higher Education Center. “Digital Animation Camp,” offered on June 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, and July 1, will include education on Photoshop […]

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Attention Spring 2015 Petitioners: For Your Review


SPRING GRADUATION MAY 20, 2015   STUDENTS WHO HAVE PETITIONED FOR GRADUATION IN SPRING 2015   (This publication does not guarantee graduation. Students are notified of degree completion or deficiencies by mail after individual audits are completed.) Please review carefully for spelling of name and degree information – if there are questions or changes, please […]

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Support Habitat for Humanity on Friday, April 24!

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Attention: WPCC Faculty, Staff and Students!  Here’s a great solution to your spring cleaning projects!  Get rid of unwanted household items and help others here in Burke County at the same time. The Habitat ReStore will have their truck on WPCC’s campus (parked by the loading dock/ramp area) on Friday, April 24 between 8:00 a.m. […]

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Archaeologist Gives Berry Site Update March 30

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College invites the community to a free educational presentation by noted NC archaeologist Dr. David Moore on at 10 a.m. Monday, March 30 in Leviton Auditorium on the WPCC campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue. “Fort San Juan: Lost (1568) and Found (2013)” is the title of the talk he […]

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College & Career Readiness Orientation is 3/30 through 4/2

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) College & Career Readiness (CCR) program will be offering orientation for both day and evening sessions. Day class orientation will be held Monday, March 30 through Thursday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day. Orientation for night classes is offered Tuesday, March 31 and […]

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Cap & Gown Pick Up: April 15 & 16


Attention: Spring 2015 Graduates! Cap & Gown Pickup Wednesday & Thursday,  April 15 & 16, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in  Student Services in Hildebrand Hall.   Only Graduates may pick up cap and gown.  

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Students! Now’s the Time to Run for SGA

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We Need You To Make Great Things Happen On Campus! Plan now to run for the 2015-2016 Student Government Association (SGA)!   Interested? Come to Student Services for details! Elections will be held at Spring Fling on Tuesday, April 28! Positions for President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and Parlimenarian/PIO are all open. Contact Jennifer Propst  […]

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“Hoops for Hospice” Fundraiser is Thursday, 3/26

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Morganton, NC –Western Piedmont Community College will host the fourth annual “Hoops for Hospice” to support Burke Hospice & Palliative Care, on Thursday, March 26, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the gym at Heritage Middle School, 1951 Enon Road, Valdese. Tickets are $2 each and can be purchased at the event and in Hildebrand […]

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Public Invited to Free Kaia Quartet Concert on 3/25

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College will host a free concert by the Kaia Quartet on Wednesday, March 25 at 11 a.m. in Leviton Auditorium located in Moore Hall on the College campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue. The quartet name “Kaia” is derived from the Greek for Gaia, Earth or Goddess of the Earth, […]

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