RCC Second Year Class

RCC Photography Students Win Awards

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Photo by Nathan Richards – Curriculum Award and Academic Award – Commercial

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Photo by Whitney Keller – Academic Award – Photojournalism

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Photo by Sarah Mitchell – Academic Award – Portrait Studio Management

 

RCC’s Academic and Curriculum Awards were presented at RCC’s seventh annual Student Academic Honors Awards Ceremony on April 14, at Oakhurst Baptist Church.

The Academic Award is based on the highest GPA in each degree and diploma program of study. Students must have been enrolled in two of the last four terms, have completed at least 40 credit hours in a degree program or 10 credit hours in a diploma program, and have a program GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Academic Awards were presented to the following (listed with their program areas):

Nathan Richards, Photographic Technology/Commercial Photography

Whitney Keller, Photographic Technology/Photojournalism

Sarah Mitchell, Photographic Technology/Portrait Studio Management

The Curriculum Award goes to a student in each degree and diploma program who is both outstanding in his/her academic achievement and has potential for success in the particular field he/she has chosen. To be eligible, the students must have been enrolled in two of the last four terms, have completed at least 40 credit hours in a degree program or 10 credit hours in a diploma program, have a program GPA of 3.0 or higher, have demonstrated expertise in their field of study, and have participated in departmental, campus and community activities that promote the College.

The Curriculum Award for the department of Photographic Technology was presented to Nathan Richards of Oxford, N.C.

A Busy Day at RCC

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The Commercial Photography class is photographing cars for a group project.

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The Photojournalism class is finishing the copy project of Southern Short Course award winners from as far back as the 1970s

Watch a Time Lapse Here

RCC Photo Department’s Annual Mock Wedding

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Photo by RCC Photo student Javas Reid

Each year the Portrait Studio Management students photograph the RCC Mock Wedding. The Mock Wedding has been a tradition for decades. For the Mock Wedding assignment, the students are required to photograph the events of the wedding day. Each student must design and submit a Mock Wedding album and a slideshow.

Thank you to all of the volunteers (wedding party, parents and guests) that make the Mock Wedding possible. Thank you especially to Eric and Lauren, our bride and groom. Thank you also to the RCC Foundation, the Church of the Good Shepherd, Big Deal Shoes, Central Bakery, Asheboro Dry Cleaners, Mitchell Floral Design, Tara Davis and our caterer, Amy Henderson. Roderick Charles, and Marcella Storie your assistance in sincerely appreciated.

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