Rogue Community Blog

RCC LogoRCC helps athlete shoot for success
Alejandro Velazquez knows what it’s like to struggle toward a dream. In his plan, 2014 was supposed to be a breakthrough year, the launch of his post-high school soccer career...
Monday, April 12, 2021, 9:17:02 AM
RCC LogoSOHOPE selected as prestigious 2021 Bellwether finalist
Question: What does Southern Oregon HOPE get when it connects underprivileged people to livable wage jobs in a worker-strapped industry? Answer: Students equipped with poverty-ending, life-changing skills, an industry equipped...
Thursday, April 8, 2021, 6:20:22 PM
RCC LogoRCC breaks ground on Redwood Campus Science Center
GRANTS PASS — Rogue Community College broke ground April 1, 2021, on construction of a new 17,200-square-foot Redwood Campus Science Center. The $8.5 million facility is set to open to students...
Thursday, April 1, 2021, 4:45:23 PM
RCC LogoFood for Thought: National Nutrition Month
By Julia Fisher, RCC Counseling There are a lot of polarizing thoughts about food. What is good for us? What is bad for us? The answer to these questions comes down to...
Friday, March 12, 2021, 3:22:04 PM
RCC LogoDiscover short-term trainings to jump-start your health care career
Rogue Community College health care programs are hosting “Fast Track to Health Care Careers,” a virtual event from 5:30-7 p.m. March 18, 2021, where students and members of the public can learn from...
Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 9:48:22 AM
RCC LogoSBDC welcomes new director
GRANTS PASS — Rogue Community College announces Ruth Swain as new director of the RCC Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Swain, who recently served as interim director of the Mt. Hood Community...
Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 8:41:24 AM
RCC LogoFounding faculty recall RCC’s early days
In 1970, Mary Slayter was already a role model for young women. She spent a decade earning two college degrees while raising three children, eventually securing a full-time teaching job...
Thursday, March 4, 2021, 1:35:18 PM