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Nursing students honored

Twenty nursing students from Trinidad State’s Alamosa and Trinidad campuses went through a traditional “pinning” ceremony last week.  In Alamosa, the ceremony happened Thursday, May 8.  In Trinidad, the pinning was performed Saturday morning, May 10.  A nursing pinning is … Continue reading

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Top grads to be honored

(ALAMOSA, COLORADO) More than 100 graduates from Trinidad State will receive certificates and diplomas at a ceremony at Alamosa High School on Friday night. Graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average are computer science student Hondo Snyder and Loral … Continue reading

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Red Rocks PTK Honor Society Earns International Recognition

LAKEWOOD, CO – The Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Sigma, returned from their annual international convention with a record number of awards.   PTK chapter advisor Carolyn Mattern, officers Savina Cancino, Rebecca Winters, … Continue reading

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ACC to host WIA Job Readiness Session on May 1

The Arapahoe Community College Career and Transfer Center and Arapahoe/Douglas Works! will co-host a Workforce Investment Act (WIA) job readiness informational session this Thursday, May 1, beginning at 3:00 p.m. in Room M4130. Are you getting ready to graduate this … Continue reading

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MCC Competes at State and Advances to Nationals

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/25/13. Morgan Community College (MCC) had three students recently compete at the Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference at Johnson and Wales University in Denver. Two students placed at State and will compete in the National Leadership … Continue reading

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Outstanding Students Recognized

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/24/14. Each year Morgan Community College (MCC) recognizes four “outstanding”  students for their accomplishments and leadership. Faculty, staff, and students recently gathered for the award ceremony held at the Fort Morgan campus.

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Two RRCC Students Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships

Transfer Scholarships worth $30K per year to earn bachelor’s degree LAKEWOOD, CO – Red Rocks Community College students Stacy McElvaney and Julianna Bourgeois are recipients of Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships. This prestigious and competitive scholarship program awards … Continue reading

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RRCC provides free tax service to over 300 individuals through Tax Help Colorado

LAKEWOOD, CO – Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) recently partnered with Denver-based Piton Foundation to provide free tax preparation assistance through the Tax Help Colorado program. From February 1 through March 5, IRS-certified RRCC students prepared and e-filed tax returns … Continue reading

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Berndt Savig Named 2014-2016 Endowed Teaching Chair at RRCC

Lakewood, CO—Red Rocks Community College Foundation is proud to award the 2014-2016 Swede Johnson/Coors Endowed Teaching Chair to Art faculty member, Berndt Savig. As the 20th Endowed Teaching Chair, Savig joins an exclusive group of faculty recognized for their excellence … Continue reading

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State Farm Insurance Helps Students Smooth Out the Bumps

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/22/14. For more than 10 years State Farm Insurance has partnered with the Morgan Community College (MCC) Collision Technology program to provide the College with salvaged vehicles for training. However, this marks the first year that MCC … Continue reading

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