June 21-28, 2024 News Round-Up

Math is tripping up community college students. Some schools are trying something new, The Hechinger Report, Monday, June 24, 2024 GP School District trades land to RCC for free scholarship program, Grants Pass Daily Courier, Wednesday, June 26, 2024 Phoenix High School, RCC teams up with Mercy Flights in EMS pilot project, KOBI 5, Friday, June 28, 2024

Help Needed at Week of Welcome

RCC is excited to announce the summer term Week of Welcome (WoW) will take place July 8-9, 2024, from 7:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. across all campuses. This event is designed to welcome new and returning students, providing them with the resources and support needed for a successful start to the summer term. Sign up to help with Summer WoW The WoW team, in collaboration...

Working with the Media

To ensure a cohesive and effective communication strategy at RCC, all media contacts should be coordinated through our Public Information Officer (PIO). This includes responding to media inquiries, pitching ideas, issuing news releases, handling speaking requests and coordinating record releases with senior leadership as necessary.  The RCC board chair and college president serve as the official spokespersons, with the authority to delegate this role as...

Volunteers Needed for Ashland 4th of July Parade

Show your Osprey spirit and join us for a fun-filled morning on the 4th of July! We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to hand out candy and stickers during the Ashland parade. The parade starts at 10 a.m. and volunteers are asked to arrive by 9:30 a.m. The parade will conclude by noon, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the rest of the day’s festivities....

Commencement Feedback

We did it! Your remarkable efforts and enthusiasm have led to another successful commencement ceremony for students, families, faculty and staff. Thank you for all the time and energy you provided this year. To ensure we keep improving, we would love to get your feedback and hear your thoughts about this year’s event. Please take a few minutes to complete our concise, six-question survey. Your...

Please Welcome Courtney Voss

Let’s welcome Courtney Voss to the Business Office as an Accountant II. Courtney’s preferred pronouns are she/her/hers. Courtney’s contact information is cvoss@roguecc.edu or 541-956-7387. Courtney will be working with our grant champions and helping with day-to-day accounting. Courtney grew up in Yamhill County, where she met her husband Ryan and his two kids. Together they have a daughter Avery, who turned four on June 15,...

June 2024 Closure Flyer

RCC will be closed on June 19, 2024 for Juneteenth. Included are links to different closure files you might find useful for RCC and for SOU’s HEC. Please update your office voicemail and email messages to include closure information. For these and other important dates, visit RCC’s academic calendar. If you have any questions about these files, contact Angel Woods at awoods@roguecc.edu or 541-956-7411.

Bridging the Divide: Exploring Civil Discourse and Communication Across Differences

They say our country has never been so polarized. Is that true, or is that our perception? Have we lost the ability to engage in civil discourse? What are the factors preventing us from making connections and finding common ground? What role, if any, do colleges have in facilitating meaningful dialogues? Let’s talk about it! RCC’s Diversity Programming Board is sponsoring a common read of...