RISE Leadership Lunch Series

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The RISE (Resources Inspiring Student Excellence) Leadership Lunch series offers insightful presentations about success through the educational journey. The meetings are held at every CPCC campus and the City View Center once per month, for female CPCC students. Lunch is provided to all participants during the meetings.

  • Don't miss the fall sessions – reserve your seat via email.
  • You will receive the meeting location once your seat is confirmed.


RISE IS AT YOUR CAMPUS Spring 2018

Space is limited. Reserve your seat today! RSVP to the corresponding campus of choice. You will receive the event location after you RSVP.


JANUARY Sessions:   Be a Leading Lady

2:00   January 16     City View Center
12:30   January 18     Levine Campus
11:00   January 22     Harris Campus
12:30   January 24     Cato Campus
12:00   January 24     Merancas Campus
12:00   January 25     Central Campus

FEBRUARY Sessions: Overcoming Challenges through the Power of Positive Thinking
Guest Speaker - Mrs. North Carolina, America
Location: Tate Hall
(Seating is limited, please arrive early)

12:00    February 22    Central Campus

MARCH Sessions: Dress for Success!
Guest Speaker - Ms. Fontella McKyer of Dress for Success, Charlotte
Location: Tate Hall
(Seating is limited, please arrive early)

12:00    March 29      Central Campus

APRIL Sessions: Graduate!

11:00    April 02      Harris Campus
2:00    April 03      Harris Campus
12:00    April 11      Merancas Campus
10:15    April 17      Harper Campus
12:30    April 19      Levine Campus
12:30    April 25      Cato Campus
12:00    April 26      Central Campus

    Additional RISE information...

    RISE is an opportunity for female CPCC students to connect with college administrators and other students. It provides a student-friendly environment to share and enhance learning experiences. All female CPCC students are invited to become a RISE member.

    The Benefits...

    • Meet new people from around the College and the community.
    • Hear dynamic presentations on a range of academic success topics.
    • Develop leadership skills.
    • Enhance ideas by learning other's perspectives.
    • Leverage college resources for maximum personal benefit.
    • Become involved in a student-friendly environment.
    • Pay zero joining fees or dues!

    The Food!!...

    • Lunch is provided for all participants.

    The Meetings...

    • RISE meets once per month.
    • Meetings include guest speakers from the College and community.
    • During meetings, participants learn various leadership concepts, discuss best practices for college success, and network.

    Joining is Easy!...