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Upcoming Events Friends of the Arts Poetry Contest and Reading April 25, 2018 10am Location: A.D. Lewis Auditorium Friends of the Arts was founded in 2015 by the English Department at Robeson Community College. Its goal is to promote student and faculty creativity. Two annual events hosted by the department are the fall Writing Showcase and the spring Poetry and Prose Contest. Additionally, the department and the RCC Foundation sponsor a Short Story contest during the Book’ Em North Carolina Writers Conference. Transfer Student Recognition Ceremony May 10, 2018 5pm Location: BB&T Room, Workforce Development Building Curriculum Commencement May 15, 2018 11am Through the RCC Foundation’s Program Funds, monies donated to the Friends of the Arts are used to support these annual events. This literary publication is one example of how one’s donations are utilized. Location: A.D. Lewis Auditorium Book’ Em North Carolina Writers Conference September 22, 2018 9:30am-4pm Location: Robeson Community College Donate Today! Contact the RCC Foundation Office by emailing Director Rebekah Lowry at relowry@robeson.edu or by calling 910-272-3235. Questions regarding the Friends of the Arts Program Fund may be directed to Sherry Lofton at slofton@robeson.edu or 910-272- 3360. Join the Honors Program at RCC Robeson Community College offers an Honors Program to motivated and talented students. The Honors Program invites students to take advantage of – Exclusive academic scholarships – A unique learning community fostering excellence – Opportunities for student research – Cultural enrichment through travel – A competitive edge when transferring to a four-year institution Learn more by emailing dnewland@robeson.edu or by calling 910-272-3700. 26