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Honor Society Inducts Members

Wayne Community College’s Upsilon Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, inducted 48 new members recently. Phi Theta Kappa members represent the top 10 percent of students enrolled in two-year schools. To be invited into the society, WCC students must show […]

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Making Spirits Bright

This holiday season, the WCC Veterans Club collected toys for distribution by the Department of North Carolina Marine Corps League. The drive was one of several conducted by organizations at the college to assist those less fortunate during the holidays. Wayne Community College is a public, learning-centered […]

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January Career Readiness Testing

The WorkKeys® tests for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) will be offered just three times in Wayne County in January 2017. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS) program will provide testing sessions 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Jan. 17 and 12:30-4:30 p.m. on Jan. 12 […]

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Response to State Auditor’s Investigative Report

Wayne Community College’s Statement regarding the December 2016 Investigative Report of the Office of the State Auditor Wayne Community College has received the investigative report of the State Auditor and appreciates her Office bringing this issue to our attention. As noted in the report, the college cooperated […]

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Time to Register for Spring Classes at WCC

Those who plan to take classes at Wayne Community College next semester should register next week to get the courses and schedule they want. The open registration for spring 2017 college credit courses at will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Nov. 14, Nov. 16, and Nov. 17; and 8 a.m.-7 p.m. on Nov. […]

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WCC Provides Lunch, Other Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Wayne Community College made and delivered lunches Saturday, Nov. 5, to Christ In Action and Team Rubicon, two groups that are helping Wayne County residents recover from Hurricane Matthew. The college’s volunteers created 100 bag lunches from items donated by students and employees, even making sure that […]

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Scholarship Application Period Extended

New and returning students who plan to attend Wayne Community College for the spring 2017 semester may apply for Foundation of Wayne Community College scholarships through Friday, Nov. 4. Scholarship applications are available in the Foundation office in the Dogwood Building on the college’s main campus in […]

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WCC Invitational Exceeds Goal To Fund Scholarships

The Wayne Community College Foundation Scholarship Invitational exceeded its organizers’ expectations again this year. The event netted $176,000, handily passing the $170,000 target organizers had set. All of the money goes to WCC students for scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. “This pool of money is essential […]

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Trustees Elect Walker Wayne Community College’s Sixth President

Dr. Thomas A. Walker Jr. has been official elected to serve as the sixth president of Wayne Community College. The college’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously for Dr. Walker at its July 26 meeting. It had selected him as its candidate for the position on June 17 […]

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July Career Readiness Testing

The WorkKeys® tests for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) will be offered five times in Wayne County in July. The Wayne Occupational Readiness Keys for Success (WORKS) program will provide testing sessions 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on July 12 and July 26, 12:30-4:30 p.m. on July 7, […]

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