The Adventure Begins

August 27, 2012

Author: Jacob Lusk, First-Year Adviser at Caldwell Career Center Middle College, Caldwell Early College High School and South Caldwell High School Work has officially begun, and for the Carolina Corps adviser, that’s a round-the-clock commitment. I’ve only “worked” two full … Continued

The Makings of a Family

August 16, 2012

Author: Rickita Blackmon, First-Year Adviser at Garinger High School We did not begin with an icebreaker. I can assume that most of us expected to engage in some sort of activity that would reveal quirks about ourselves in hopes of … Continued

Rockingham Community College Day!

July 11, 2012

The Rockingham County Advisers joined forces with the Rockingham Community College Admissions Office to plan “RCC Day.”  Check out some of the great exploration and discovery that took place….what an IMPACT!!!  

Planting the Seed

February 15, 2012

Author: Jake Reardon, Second-Year Adviser at North Surry and Surry Early College High Schools Walking down the hall on my first day brought back memories of my own high school experience, only now I wasn’t a student, and this wasn’t … Continued

College Application Week

February 15, 2012

Author: Cliff Jones, First-Year Adviser at Hillside and Southern High Schools Hillside and Southern High Schools are home to some of Durham’s best and brightest students. Unfortunately, however, these well-qualified students are discouraged from pursuing higher education by the challenges … Continued

Gearing up for Year 2

August 16, 2011

Author: Danielle Staggers, 2nd-Year Adviser at Northampton West and Weldon City High Schools Coming back for my second year was not an option, it was a requirement! It’s not a requirement from CCAC, but from my students, from my staff … Continued


April 1, 2011

Hi, my name is Yolanda Keith and I am the Program Coordinator for the Carolina College Advising Corps. It is hard to believe that many of us are already back in the swing of things with students on campus, while … Continued