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DENSO awards $100,000 for Roane State mechatronics program

By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer Roane State Community College has been awarded a $100,000 grant from DENSO, a leading mobility supplier. The grant will be used to increase skills training for mechatronics students and recruit minorities for the college’s growing mechatronics program. Mechatronics is a multidisciplinary branch of engineering …

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Learn DIY décor this fall with virtual courses at Roane State

Looking to get your home photo-ready for the holidays? Courses offered this fall through Roane State’s Workforce Development Department will help you with beautiful DIY décor. Four courses are currently open for registration and will be held on Thursday evenings over Zoom. Available courses include: Fall Décor – Grapevine Wreaths, …

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Roane State launches COVID-19 case reporting dashboard

As part of Roane State’s continued response to the coronavirus pandemic, the college has launched a COVID-19 case reporting dashboard on its website. The new tool, available at roanestate.edu/COVIDreport, will be updated at least weekly to include active and recovered cases reported through the college’s online portal. The case data …

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Roane State’s Welcome Back Week kicks off fall semester

By Bob Fowler Roane State staff writer With pandemic safety precautions in effect, Roane State students, faculty and staff ushered in the fall semester with the traditional “Welcome Back Week” observances at each of the community college’s campuses. Roane State President Chris Whaley praised the patience and diligence of both …

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