Category: Featured

Public Invited to Free Hispanic Heritage Month Event; NPR Reporter to Speak

  South Piedmont Community College will host NPR reporter Kayla Young for a special event in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month. The event is free and open to the public. Young is a bilingual reporter covering immigration, race, and equity for WFAE, an NPR member station in Charlotte, and La Noticia, the state’s biggest Spanish-language […]

South Piedmont Community College, ConMet Enter Long-Term Training Agreement; Largest in the College’s History

A new partnership between South Piedmont Community College and ConMet, a global manufacturer of commercial vehicle parts, will lead to new and existing employees to  being trained in computer skills, leadership, continuous improvement, maintenance, safety, and robotics. The partnership is the largest yet for South Piedmont’s newly formed Business Solutions division, which was created to […]

South Piedmont to Launch Surgical Technology Program in January; Applications Open Sept. 1

South Piedmont Community College will launch a Surgical Technology program in January to help fill critical needs at area hospitals and healthcare providers. Applications for the program will be accepted beginning Sept. 1. (The spring application will open Sept. 19 for transfer students.) “We’re very excited to begin offering this program and play an active […]

Five Questions with Renee Hode: Growing Our Community, One Entrepreneur at a Time

  It takes about four seconds of talking to Renee Hode to realize she truly loves her work. Her eyes light up as she talks about entrepreneurship, business plans, and accelerator training.  Her voice quickens as she shares local job creation data. Her smile widens as she tells start-up success stories. It’s this enthusiasm that’s […]

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