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Danville Community College’s first class of nursing graduates are shown, left to right: (first row) Holly Vicks, Jessica Moore, Emilee Williams, and Kelley Doss; (second row) Zachary Oakes, Jessica Bomar, Whitney Minter, Brandy Morris, and Lawrence Hylton; (back row) Patrick Dalton, Beth Dixon, Kimberly Beard, and Micah Pacifico.


DANVILLE, VA, June 7, 2011 - Danville Community College nursing students were awarded their nursing pins in a ceremony held recently. Dr. David Balfour, Professor of Biology and Interim Dean, Arts and Sciences Division, was the keynote speaker. Other remarks were given by Dr. Chris Ezell, Vice President, Academic and Student Services.

In addition, special recognition awards were presented as follows: Emilee Williams received the Best All-Around Student Nurse Award, while Holly Vicks received the Academic Excellence Award.

The graduates are now eligible to take for licensing exam to become a registered nurse. They are as follows:

City of Danville
Kimberly Beard
Whitney Minter
Jessica Moore
Micah Pacifico
Emilee Williams

Pittsylvania County
Patrick Dalton, Lynch Station
Beth Dixon, Keeling
Lawrence Hylton, Dry Fork
Zachary Oakes, Ringgold
Holly Vicks, Ringgold

Halifax County
Jessica Bomar, Scottsburg

Other Areas
Kelley Doss, Providence, NC
Brandy Morris, Prospect Hill, NC

For more information about DCC’s nursing programs, please contact the Nursing Office, at 434.797.8512, oror
click here.


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