Community Colleges NC Perspective

Finding my bliss and using it to enrich others at CVCC

This week, EducationNC is spotlighting perspectives from those we are thankful for: our students and our educators. Follow along as we share the stories of first-generation college students and five educators at Catawba Valley Community College.

About the author

Robert Canipe is a professor of English and composition at Catawba Valley Community College. He also serves as Editor-in-Chief of Redhawk Publications, an initiative of Catawba Valley Community College whose purpose is to publish and distribute money-saving course textbooks. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Lenoir-Rhyne University and a master’s degree from Appalachian State.