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Oct. 4, 2011
 
Halifax Community College students visit Jamestown Settlement
 
WELDON, N.C. – On Sept. 22, students from Halifax Community College’s (HCC) history classes taught by instructor Shaun Stokes and design classes taught by instructor Alice Vaughan explored the Jamestown Settlement in Virginia where the first permanent English colonists and the Powhatan Indians made their home.

Students enjoyed riding the ferry, learning how the settlers made corn baskets, exploring the ships and visiting the museum. Concluding the trip was a lunch at the legendary Virginia Diner in Wakefield, Va.
 
Halifax Community College students visit Jamestown Settlement

Photo cutline: Students from Halifax Community College’s history and design classes visited the Jamestown Settlement in Virginia on Sept. 22 as well as the legendary Virginia Diner.

 
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Primary Media Contact: Melanie Temple, Public Information Officer, templem@halifaxcc.edu, 252-538-4319

Secondary Media Contact: Linnie S. Carter, Ph.D., APR, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Halifax Community College and Executive Director of the Halifax Community College Foundation Inc., carterl@halifaxcc.edu, 252-536-7239