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Program Spotlights

Two students working on a electronic wiring board
New dual enrollment programs prepare students for in-demand careers

“I had a feeling I’d like this field, and now I know I’ve found my career,” said Dylan Starowicz, a Hickory High School student who is also earning his Career Studies Certificate in Mechatronics.

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Alumni Profiles

Mother-daughter TCC grads Marie Grimes and Latonia Darien-Grundy, holding their graduation caps
Family is the recipe for success

“The best part of TCC was the self satisfaction and doing it together.” – Latonia Darien-Grundy, who became a TCC alumna in December with her mother, Marie Grimes 

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Faculty & Staff Profiles

Debra Duffy
From the research lab to the classroom – professor finds her passion in teaching

“I want to give students a good understanding of how science works so we can put some passion into sustainability.” – Debra Duffy

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Student Success

Three graduates at the TED
Saluting TCC grads and the military at 65th Commencement Exercises

“TCC gave me a solid academic foundation that transformed an average student into someone who knew that she was capable of succeeding.” – Navy Cmdr. Shannon Wiens, keynote speaker

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