April Excitement - Sensoria, Dances of India and CPCC Skyline Race!

April is a great month to visit CPCC. Community activities area at their peak.

Sensoria- a celebration of the arts- includes the Annual Juried Student Show Full Schedule For Sensoria

Dances of India- this international event founded by CPCC's Dr. Maha Gingrich sells out! Saturday, April 26, 2014;  4 p.m. For details...

Get those running shoes on and prepare to set your own Personal Record at the 19th Annual CPCC Skyline Run...

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19th Annual CPCC Charlotte Skyline Run--Saturday, April26, 2014

CPCC Central Campus
1206 Elizabeth Avenue

CPCC and the CPCC Foundation would like to thank all those who participated as runners, sponsors, and volunteers for making the 17th Annual CPCC Skyline Run a success. Your support helps to provide needed scholarship funds for students seeking to achieve their dreams and accomplish their goals.

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Oral Health Initiative Project at CPCC makes preschoolers smile!

BlueCross/BlueShield of North Carolina Oral Health Initiative Project   partnered with CPCC  dental hygiene, dental assisting and early childhood education students and five local preschools to to teach preschools early oral health habits good-for-your-teeth foods, flossing, brushing, and going to the dentist. It was a trip that delighted preschoolers, family members, staff and students alike. Preschoolers, their teachers and families received helpful information and services and our CPCC students received practical experieince and training in their respective fields. View this delightful slide show

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CPCC will opt out of the federal student loan program

A CPCC spokesman said the board of trustees approved the move March 5 base on "concerns for students' financial well-being and the need to protect other types of federal aid the college receives and can provide."

Of the 58 community colleges in North Carolina, only 24 still participate in the federal direct loan program, Lowrance said, adding that state lawmakers no longer require schools to participate. Read more

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