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Food To Be Focus of Talk, Reading Program

Wayne Community College will present a talk on the state of the world’s food supply as its World View talk next week. Dr. John M. O’Sullivan will speak on “Global Food Issues Present and Future” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27. The free public event will […]

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Small Business Center Celebrates 30 Years

The Small Business Center at Wayne Community College is celebrating 30 years of providing support and assistance to small businesses and start-ups as a member of the Small Business Network of the North Carolina Community College System. Created in 1984 when the North Carolina General Assembly funded […]

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Honor Society Inducts New Members

Wayne Community College’s Upsilon Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, has inducted 48 students into its membership in its fall 2014 ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa members represent the top 10 percent of students enrolled in two-year schools. To be invited […]

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Adult High School Announces Honors

Wayne Community College’s Adult High School Program has honored six students for outstanding academic achievement in the second fall 2014 session. Joseph A. Arunski and Austyn R. Edwards of Goldsboro and Heather A. Lassiter and Tony H. Lucas of Seven Springs were named to the Honors List. […]

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Direct Care Courses Scheduled

Wayne Community College Continuing Education Services will offer training for direct care workers this spring. Direct care workers, also called personal care aides, provide care for individuals who have physical, mental, or developmental disabilities or a chronic illness. “Introduction to Direct Care Work” will be taught 1-5 […]

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Affordable Personal Finance Classes

Wayne Community College Continuing Education Services has scheduled a series of one-session personal finance classes for the upcoming months. “Basics of Investing” will focus on mutual funds, annuities, bonds, stocks, Treasury bills, indexes, and certificates of deposit. It will help students choose the right investment based on […]

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January Career Readiness Testing

The WorkKeys® tests for Career Readiness Certification (CRC) will be offered five times in January 20015 in Wayne County. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS) program will provide testing sessions at 12:30-4:30 p.m. on Jan. 8, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Jan. 13, 4:30-9:00 p.m. on […]

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Arts Council Hosting S&GD Art Exhibit

From the Arts Council of Wayne County Sarah Merritt, Executive Director sarah@artsinwayne.org or (919)736-3300 Ever wonder what it takes to create a video game? Do you think digital animation is cool? Don’t miss The Arts Council’s next exhibit opening Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. Process is a display […]

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New Courses in the New Year

Have you ever wanted to try writing poetry or fiction? Margaret Boothe Baddour will offer a creative Writing course through Wayne Community College Continuing Education Services this spring semester. The workshop-style classes will run 7:30-9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Jan. 28 -March 18. Location is Room 104 of […]

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