January 2, 2017
The Charlotte Observer--At first, Don McCabe had reservations about Kandi Dietmeyer. He was a trustee of the College of The Albemarle, a community college serving northeastern North Carolina. She was a young administrator applying for the job of president. Six years later, those reservations are long gone. "She's been a godsend," says McCabe. "She's been incredible." Read full story here
November 21, 2016
Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) broke ground on November 18, 2016 on a new Advanced Technology Center, to be located on the college's Central Campus, at the corner of Charlottetowne Avenue and East 4th Street. Read more
November 14, 2016
Central Piedmont Community College student DaQuane Cherry has been recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to civic engagement. Cherry is a recipient of the network's Community Impact Award, honoring one student leader at each member school. Continued Read more
October 31, 2016
A generous grant from the Howard R. Levine Foundation to create the Howard and Julie Levine Opportunity Scholars Program at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) will enable some of Charlotte's most in-need high school students to acquire the education and skills needed to embark on meaningful careers. More... Read more
October 27, 2016
Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) dedicated its International Student Services Center in honor of Kal Kardous, a Charlotte entrepreneur and member of the CPCC Foundation Board of Directors, on Oct. 10.
The college dedicated the center, located in the Central High building, on CPCC's Central Campus, in recognition of Kardous' generosity and commitment to broaden opportunities for international students as a CPCC Foundation board member. More...
October 27, 2016
Students and alumni have a new way of acquiring CPCC transcripts. The College provides the option of having official transcripts processed electronically. Transcripts are processed and delivered to recipients via email within 30 minutes after requests are received. Electronic transcripts are available for $7.25 - $7.75 per request and can be ordered online at www.cpcc.edu/admissions/student-records/transcripts. Read more
October 3, 2016
Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) dedicated one of its administrative buildings in honor of Thomas E. (Tommy) Norman, past president of the CPCC Foundation Board of Directors, on Sept. 21.
The college dedicated the building, located along Charlottetowne Ave., in Charlotte, on CPCC's Central Campus, in recognition of Norman's almost 30 years of enhancing the educational and career training opportunities for the citizens of Mecklenburg County as a CPCC Foundation board member. Full Story...
September 19, 2016
Central Piedmont Community College's (CPCC) Board of Trustees has chosen Dr. Kandi Deitemeyer to be the college's fourth president. She will succeed Dr. Tony Zeiss, who has been the CPCC president for 24 years. Deitemeyer will begin her tenure at CPCC in early January 2017. Full story... Read more
September 19, 2016
Vice President of the United States Joe Biden visited CPCC's Tate Hall on Monday, Sept. 12 to discuss how the Obama administration is making investments to support community colleges and businesses working together to create pathways to the middle class. More... Read more
August 17, 2016
Sun Chemical has developed a program designed to help students obtain the tools they need and hands-on training required to understand every aspect of the ink business in the flexographic printing process. Read more