Honorees To Speak about Travels

Three recipients of Wayne Community College’s Distinguished Chair awards will speak about the trips the honor funded.

Foreign Language Instructor Fe Finch will talk about her travel in England, Scotland, and Ireland 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8. It will be held in Room 101 of the Walnut Building on the college’s main campus in Goldsboro.

Phyllis Patterson, a math teacher who is now retired from the college, will speak about her trip to England, Wales, and Greece. Her presentation will be held 1-2 p.m., on Monday, Oct. 21 in Room 101 of the Walnut Building.

Ireland will be Nursing Instructor JoAnne McClave’s topic on 2-3 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29. Her discussion will be held in Room 161 of the Wayne Learning Center.

Two Distinguished Chair awards are presented annually by the Foundation of Wayne Community College. They recognize outstanding full-time curriculum or continuing education faculty members who have at least five years of service with the college. Ten sets of the stipends have been given from funds provided by an anonymous donor.

The presentations are free and open to the public. No registration is required.

For more information, contact the Foundation at awnorthington@gmail.com or (919) 739-7017.

The Foundation encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs. Anyone who anticipates needing accommodation or has questions about access should contact the Foundation.

The Foundation is a non-profit organization that works to broaden the base of community support for educational opportunities at Wayne Community College. In addition to bringing programs such as this one to the community, the Foundation provides scholarships for WCC students, funds for educational supplies and events that cannot be paid for with state money, and public cultural events.

Wayne Community College is a public, two-year college with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, it serves 15,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 100 college credit programs.

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