Category: Announcements & News

CARES Act Federal Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Reporting

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, enacted on March 27, 2020 provides $2 trillion in relief for multiple sectors of the economy coping with the coronavirus pandemic. Funds from this Act are being provided to South Piedmont Community College to help “prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus” and costs associated with […]

Heavy Equipment Operator Academy to Begin at SPCC

South Piedmont Community College and The Ironpeddlers are partnering to offer training through a new Heavy Equipment Operator Academy starting in July. The academy will equip students with the nationally-recognized Heavy Equipment Operations Level I, II, and III certifications from the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER). “There is a big need in […]

Spring 2020 President’s and Dean’s List

Congratulations to our students making the President’s and Dean’s list for Spring 2020. To honor our students for outstanding academic achievement the college publishes a President’s list at the end of each semester. Students enrolled for a minimum of 12 semester hours in a given term in an approved curriculum and earning a 4.0 GPA […]

Academic Enrichment Program Projects and Awards

Honors Jason Reynolds graduates this semester with an Associate in Science degree from SPCC and a high school diploma from Union County Early College. He is the first student to graduate from the SP Honors Program by completing four projects and presenting at an honors symposium. During his program, he maintained a 4.0 grade point […]

Graduates of Excellence Winners at SPCC

SPCC recently recognized graduates of excellence winners. The criteria for this honor considers graduates who have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, participate in community service, involvement in student government or program clubs, and a completion of an ePortfolio. Hannah Haynes is being recognized as the 2020 Academic Excellence Award recipient and one of “The […]

Excellence Award Winners at SPCC

This year SPCC recognized Anjella Tabor-Smith for Excellence in Teaching. Anjella Tabor-Smith has taught Spanish at South Piedmont Community College since 2013. During that time she has advised, mentored and helped many students deepen their understanding and interest in the Spanish language and its cultures. For many years, she has spearheaded our campus’ multicultural events.  […]

Virtual Graduation Held at South Piedmont

To provide a memorable experience for graduates this year, South Piedmont Community College held a virtual graduation on Thursday, May 14, for 295 students who earned associate degrees. The streaming event on YouTube garnered over 2,000 viewers who celebrated in real time the accomplishments of dedicated graduates. “As each of you have navigated the changes […]

Overcoming Obstacles a Student Spotlight

Rebecca Bowles knew one day her dance career would come to an end, as it often does with dancers of a certain age, but she never thought it would end abruptly after a torn hamstring. Joining a ballet dance troupe out of high school, Rebecca found herself searching for a new career path. She looked […]

SPCC, Wingate Expand Partnership

View the video on youtube by clicking here. Read more about the Gateway to Wingate. South Piedmont Community College and Wingate University officials announced a new scholarship program last summer and promised to continue working together to break down educational barriers. This week, they’ll sign four more agreements aimed at increasing access to baccalaureate-degree programs, […]