Enjoy Drama Dept. Performance of ‘Aliens vs. Cheerleaders’ May 1-3

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Morganton, NC –Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Drama Department presents its Spring performance of “Aliens Vs. Cheerleaders” on Thursday, May 1; Friday, May 2, and Saturday, May 3 at 8 p.m. in the Studio (Phifer Learning Resources Center room 99) on the College campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue. This short action comedy, written by Qui […]

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See Free Viewing of “Kon Tiki” on Wednesday, April 30

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Morganton– Western Piedmont Community College continues the 2013-2014 International Film Festival with a free viewing of the 2012 Norwegian historical drama Kon-Tiki on Wednesday, April 30 at 6 p.m. in Leviton Auditorium on the College campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue. In recounting the Kon-Tiki expedition, the film was primarily shot on the island of Malta […]

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Celebrate Gardening Season at Spring Plant Sale!

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Morganton – Come celebrate the upcoming gardening season at Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Spring Plant Sale on Tuesday, April 29, 30 and May 1 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Rostan Horticulture Center and Greenhouses on the College campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue. A wide variety of heirloom and specialty vegetables as […]

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Register for Summer Semester on Tuesday & Wednesday, May 27 & 28

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Morganton, NC –Registration for Summer 2014 classes at Western Piedmont Community College will be on Tuesday, May 27 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. and Wednesday, May 28 between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Each student will meet with an advisor to develop a schedule and to register. Returning students may choose to register online […]

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MLT Student Teena Xiong Awarded Siemens Scholarship


Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) Medical Laboratory Technology student Teena Xiong was recently awarded the Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Scholarship for students. The American Society for Clinical Pathology in conjunction with Siemens identifies worthy students to receive this scholarship. Ms Xiong is currently completing her clinical training at Carolinas Healthcare System- Blue Ridge […]

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Student Art Exhibition Winners Named

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Morganton, NC –  Western Piedmont Community College recently hosted the opening of the fifth annual Raymond B. Goodfellow Student Art Exhibition.  Among the seven award winners are (front, l-r) Amber Vue for the Foundations award; April Barrier for the Mr. Carmen Panaro Photography Award; Robin Fry for the Digital Art Award, and Mason Bangheart for […]

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Dean Lee Kiser Named to NCCCS Leadership Committee

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Dean of Workforce and Professional Development Lee Kiser was recently named as an at large member of the North Carolina Community College System’s (NCCCS) Workforce Development Leadership Committee.  Consisting of 12 senior Continuing Education officers from across the state, the leadership committee represents all 58 of North […]

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Interpreting Education Students Serve Community


Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) Interpreting Education student Linda Bohm recently volunteered as a sign language student interpreter at an area health fair.       Also, WPCC interpreting students presented the “Star-spangled Banner” in American Sign Language at the recent “Hoops for Hospice” fundraising event sponsored by the College.  Students from […]

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Save $$ By Taking Couponing Class!


Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) continuing education department will offer a new personal enrichment class called Super Couponing.  Attendees will learn how to save money by using coupons as well as how to organize and store coupons.  In addition, various store coupon policies will be shared.  The Super Couponing class will be […]

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Attention: Current Students! Complete Your End of Course Surveys

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We want you to give your feedback! We encourage you to complete your End of Course evaluation surveys between Wednesday, April 16 and Tuesday, May 6. Your insight is very important as we strive to provide accessible, high-quality education that improves lives and promotes growth in our community.

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