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Free Haircuts or Manicures for CPCC Faculty & Student Veterans When: Tuesday, November 7 and 14 Time: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Where: CPCC City View Cosmetology Center 1609 Alleghany Street Charlotte NC, 28208 *Must have valid CPCC ID & Military or Veteran ID*

The TRC and the Center for Military Family and Veterans is excited to welcome a representative from UNCC’s Veteran Student Services department to speak to CPCC veteran students interested in transferring to UNCC. This event will be held at the Levine Campus on Wednesday, February 24 from 12:30-1:30 p.m.(LV 1233). This is a great opportunity for […]

The Center for Military Families and Veterans, Veterans Affairs and Student Life invite you to the Annual Veterans Day ceremony on November 11, 2015, at 11 a.m. in front of Overcash Building.  This event is one way that our college honors the veterans who have served and the ones who have made the ultimate sacrifice […]

To honor the country’s veterans, the CPCC City View Cosmetology Center is offering free haircuts to CPCC faculty and student veterans at its location (1609 Alleghany St.) from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Nov. 10 – 13.  To qualify, individuals must have a valid CPCC ID and military ID. Thank you for your service!

UNCC Transfer Talks at Central and Levine You are invited to attend a presentation given by UNC Charlotte admissions reps.  They will talk with CPCC students about the transfer process to UNCC and answer questions. FREE pizza and drinks will be provided. Central Campus- Tuesday September 22, 1-2 p.m., Elizabeth Classroom Building, Room 1110 Levine […]

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, the CPCC Cosmetic Arts and Science Club (CASA) will offer free haircuts to veterans. This offer is reserved for CPCC faculty and student veterans. Clients must have a valid CPCC ID and military ID.  WHEN: November 11 – 14, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. WHERE: CPCC City […]

On Friday, October 4, 2013, the Learning Community for Veterans at CPCC visited the Price of Freedom Museum, located in China Grove, N.C.  The museum offered students a chance to view artifacts from 20th century American wars, engage in oral history and research, as well as encouraged students to share their own veteran story with […]

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, Central Piedmont Community College’s (CPCC) Student Veterans of America (SVA) chapter will remember America’s fallen soldiers during the following memorial event:  Flag Raising Ceremony Monday, Nov. 12; 11 a.m. Central Campus Quad In observance of Veterans Day, CPCC’s SVA Chapter will host a flag raising ceremony at […]

Newschannel 36’s Michelle Boudin recently reported about a single dad who is coming to CPCC for a new career. Thanks to the College’s Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP), he’s receiving financial assistance with his education. http://www.wcnc.com/news/local/New-program-to-help-gets-veterans-back-in-the-classroom-163935566.html

Siemens Energy Inc. is recruiting for paid apprenticeship positions in the area of maintenance / mechatronics for veterans with experience and training that aligns with this area of work. Apprentices will gain the knowledge and expertise to maintain, repair and start up highly complex manufacturing machinery. There are four positions available for an August start-date […]

CPCC and Charlotte Bridge Home (a non-profit organization established to assist veterans in Charlotte-Mecklenburg) are working together to assist veterans in obtaining meaningful employment and access to needed support services. The Veterans’ Employment and Support Initiative seeks to address the near 11.5% unemployment rate among veterans. CPCC will provide veterans with career counseling and the […]

Beginning this Spring 2012, the Veterans Resource Center will be offering a 10-week group counseling experience. The focus of this group will be broad and it will be determined by the needs of the participants. Potential focus areas may include: the challenges of transitioning to civilian life, adjusting to the role and responsibilities of being […]

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship The Financial Aid & Veterans Affairs Office would like to advertise the Barry M. Goldwater scholarship information for the 2012-2013 academic year. To honor former Senator Barry Goldwater, the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation has created the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship was […]