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Apr. 8, 2016
HCC holds April Leadership Institute
WELDON, N.C. – Halifax Community College (HCC) held its April Leadership Institute session on April 1 on campus. Dr. Kennon Briggs spoke at the event.

Briggs is the former CEO of the North Carolina Community College System. During the session, Briggs topic was Leadership and the Budget, with an emphasis on the necessity of adjusting a budget in times of transition.

The Institute was established in May 2012 under the direction of HCC President/CEO Dr. Ervin V. Griffin, Sr. and Sherida Gholston, leadership coordinator. Guest speakers who participate in the Institute come from all walks of life. Many have years of experience working in higher education. The goal of the Institute is for participants to seek to obtain the knowledge and training that is necessary to become effective leaders within the community college system and beyond. Institute events are funded in part by the U.S. Department of Education PBI Formula Grant.
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Halifax Community College strives to meet the diverse needs of our community by providing high-quality, accessible and affordable education and services for a rapidly changing and globally competitive marketplace.
Media Contact: Dr. Dianne Rhoades, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Halifax Community College and Executive Director of the Halifax Community College Foundation Inc., dbarnes-rhoades128@halifaxcc.edu, 252-536-7239