Scholarships Available - Apply Now
STEM Takes Flight Scholarship
$5000 info at www.vsgc.odu.edu/stemtakesflight
due November 17, 2014
RU NextGen STEM Leaders Scholarship $5000 and up at www.radford.edu/sstem. See Mrs. Eaton and Dr. Filer to apply.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships at www.ptk.org/scholarships
due December 4, 2014
More Important Dates
- 11/11/14 Spring registration starts. See your IT Faculty Advisor now.
- 11/14/14 Graduation Applications due for spring/summer 2015 graduation. See your IT Faculty Advisor now.
Students Earn Professional Certifications
The following students have earned certifications during the 2014-2015 academic year.
- Steven Banks
- Kayla Dixon
- Brian Etzel
- Justin Frazier
- Christopher Gregory
- Lori Miller
- Dylan Ondell
- Christopher Smith
- Helen Wagle
Internet Business Associate
- Michael Athanas
- Austin Bowen
- Mike Cisneros
- Ariana Coulson
- Susan Crockett
- William Epperly
- Brian Etzel
- Richard Frederick
- Christine Groome
- Steven Hall
- Matthew Hurt
- William Hrones
- Thomas Jones
- Devin Lanier
- Jeremy Mikus
- Anthony Nathan
- Josh Olinger
- Dylan Ondell
- Molly Overson
- Eric Pannell
- Andrew Racer
- David Rathbone
- G. Amelia Robertson
- Brandon Smith
- Maleena Stephens
- Casey Thorne
- Erik Wernecke
- Corey Williams
In the News - NRCC Computer Club
Internships Available NRCC Games Studio
We are looking for artists, animators, game designers and programmers to intern this spring or summer with the NRCC Games Studio.
You will work with a team of 2-3 students over the semester to create an educational game that will be available in the iPhone store. This is a great opportunity to add to your ePortfolio.
The internship is unpaid and be taken as ITP 290 for 3 credits. You can also do the internship non-credit if you do not need the credit hours.
- 14 hours/ week for 10 weeks for summer semester
- 10 hours/week for 14 weeks for fall semester
- Flash and/or Photoshop for artists
- GameMaker for game designers and programmers
- Programming Skills for programmers
To apply send request to Mrs. Eaton (email@example.com) or visit her at Mall 110 Office
@ RU Programming Contest
On March 22, 2014 Gannon Combs, Matthew Campbell and James Beamer won second place in the programming contest held at Radford University.
Free Textbook Links
Thought you might find this article useful: The Price is Right: 11 Excellent Sites for Free Digital Textbooks. Here are the best sites for digital books that won't cost your students a dime.
To view the complete page, please visit:
Price is Right for Digital Textbooks from Campus Technology Magazine
Also visit Safari Books Online through the NRCC Library site
NRCC Games Studio
All games available now from Apple's iPhone App store and iTunes. Click a game icon to view iTunes details.
Updated to iOS 7
Leo and Luna Series
Same Meaning Magic Synonyms Wizards Luna & Leo go into the garden, and you earn coins & jewels from the wishing well to identify synonyms. Available 07/18/10. Read more.
Same Sound Spell Bound - Homonyms Wizards Luna & Leo practice spells in the castle. Animal statues come to life or turn to dust as you use homonyms correctly. Available 06/10/10. Read more.
Will Be Updated Summer to iOS 7
Read the Aesop stories and play reading games. Available 06/22/11. Read more.
Last updated: October 23, 2014