RCC Alumnus Issued Patent

An alumnus of Rappahannock Community College receives a patent for his invention of a trailer floor protector. Darius Pollard was in RCC’s welding program and passed tests in multiple welding technologies plus received certification in shielded metal arc welding. The patent was approved on July 26 and Pollard’s cargo liner has already received ttention from three manufacturers who will be producing the product. RCC President Shannon Kennedy says they are proud of Pollard and his accomplishments.