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Academic Success Center’s Fall Semester Hours

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The Academic Success Center will be operating on the following schedule: Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. Friday: 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.   Tutoring Information and Hours: Monday through Friday (10 a.m. until 2 p.m.): reading, writing, math, and computer tutors Monday through Thursday (5 p.m. until 8 p.m.): reading, writing, and […]

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We’re Here to Help You Find Your Way!

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What: Find(ing) Your Way…Student Success Workshops These “Find Your Way” Workshops are designed to provide you valuable information and services that will help you pursue and achieve your academic goals.  Workshops will be offered every Friday at 1 p.m. in Hildebrand Hall, Room 127 and will last approximately one hour.  To sign up, visit the Advising Center […]

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Brian Vandergraff Received Product Inspiration From Hunting

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Morganton, NC—Who would have ever guessed that time spent sitting in a tree can change your life? But believe it or not, that is how one Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) graduate experienced a fortuitous flash of inspiration. For Brian Vandergraff, that afternoon just seemed like a great opportunity to go hunting. At that time […]

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Get Ready for B Term! Apply by Oct. 3

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Morganton, NC – Registration for the Fall semester’s B Term classes at Western Piedmont Community College will be held on Thursday, Oct. 16 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. on the college campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue in Morganton. Applications for admission must be submitted by Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. The College’s […]

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Learn to Grow Your Biz with Free Fall 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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Continental Offers Scholarships to WPCC Students

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Morganton, NC – In an effort to develop local talent for good paying jobs as Maintenance Technicians, Continental’s Morganton Automotive Plant has partnered with Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) to establish the Continental Maintenance Technician Scholarship. Offered through the Western Piedmont Foundation (WPF), scholarships will be provided to students pursuing Associate in Applied Science degrees […]

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Molded Fiber Glass Donates Generous Gift of Robot to College

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Foundation (WPF) recently received the donation of an industrial robot from Molded Fiber Glass of Morganton. The robot will be part of the education and training offered at Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) in its curriculum programs including Electrical Engineering, Industrial Systems Technology and Computer-Integrating Machining Technology. In addition, the […]

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‘Fugitive Tracking with the Law Enforcement Canine’ Hosted By WPCC

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Morganton, NC –Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Law Enforcement Training Center recently served as host for the course “Fugitive Tracking with the Law Enforcement Canine,” according to the College’s Training Center Director Steve Warren. Shown are officers and canines from the Burke County Sheriff’s Department and Morganton Department of Public Safety who attended the course. […]

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Customer Service Excellence Certification Program Starts 8/28

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Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s continuing education department will offer a Customer Service Excellence Certification program for retail, restaurant and hospitality management this fall. Orientation for the program will be on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. at the Foothills Higher Education Center at 2128 South Sterling Street, Morganton. Classes will be offered […]

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Build Your Business With Free 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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