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Feature: 1988 Time Capsule Images, Part 4 by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
In 1988 CPCC buried a time capsule to celebrate the school's 25th anniversary. Buried inside were nearly 80 photographs of students, staff and college facilities. Click through to see the third part of the series, which features some of CPCC's unique classroom facilities!
Feature: 1988 Time Capsule Images, Part 3 by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
In 1988 CPCC buried a time capsule to celebrate the school's 25th anniversary. Buried inside were nearly 80 photographs of students, staff and college facilities. Click through to see the third part of the series, which features some of CPCC's unique classroom facilities!
Feature: 1988 Time Capsule Images, Part 2 by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
In 1988 CPCC buried a time capsule to celebrate the school's 25th anniversary. Buried inside were nearly 80 photographs of students, staff and college facilities. Click through to see the second part of the series!
Feature: 1988 Time Capsule Images, Part 1 by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
In 1988 CPCC buried a time capsule to celebrate the school's 25th anniversary. Buried inside were nearly 80 photographs of students, staff and college facilities. Click through to see the first part of a series of these photos.
On this Day: Cato (Northeast) Campus opens by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On September 25, 2002 CPCC opened Cato Campus, which was originally named Northeast Campus.
On this Day: Harper Campus Named by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On this day in 2004 Harper Campus was dedicated in honor of Ron and Katherine Harper.
50th anniversary booklet in Charlotte Observer by Kathy Rummage — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
Charlotte Observer readers enjoyed a special CPCC 50th anniversary booklet inside the Sunday edition of the newspaper on August 4.
Photo: 50th Anniversary Wordle by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
In honor of the 50th anniversary, Student Life created a wordle illustrating how faculty and staff describe CPCC!
On this Day: Harris Conference Center opening by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On August 19, 2005 the Harris Conference Center celebrated it's grand opening.
Feature: End of the Quarter System by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
Today is the first day of the 2013 fall semester. Did you know that CPCC has only used the semester system since 1997? Read on to find out more about this important transition!
Feature: Building Names by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
Have you ever wondered how our buildings on CPCC get their names? They often named to recognize individuals, families or organizations that have given a substantial gift to the school or have demonstrated long-time support of CPCC and its programs. Read on to find out more about some of these names!
Photo: High Q Set by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
Photo of the High Q Set in use in Pease Auditorium
News: 50th Anniversary Exhibit at Harris by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
The 50th anniversary traveling exhibit is now at Harris Campus! The exhibit showcases historical images and highlights important events from CPCC’s fifty-year history. It will be on display at Harris Campus until Tuesday, September 3rd.
Feature: Founding of CPCC by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
CPCC was founded on July 1, 1963 when the Central Industrial Education Center and Mecklenburg College merged.
On this Day: Harris Campus dedication by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On June 12, 2007 West Campus was renamed Harris Campus.
News: 50th Anniversary Exhibit at Harper by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
The 50th Anniversary exhibit will be on display at Harper Campus through July 15th.
Feature: CPCC Graduation by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
CPCC celebrated its 50th graduating class on May 16th. Here are some photos and interesting facts about graduation at CPCC!
On this Day: Harper & Levine Groundbreakings by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On this day in 1997 CPCC held groundbreaking ceremonies for the Harper and Levine campuses.
News: Harper Legacy Garden Dedication by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
On Tuesday, April 30, the Harper Beautification Committee was joined by students, faculty and staff to dedicate the Legacy Garden, which is a tribute and memorial to the life and service of those we call family at Harper Campus. The garden honors their legacies and celebrates their contributions to the CPCC community.
Photo: CPCC Runners by Katie Howell — last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM
CPCC students enjoy some much needed refreshments at a race.