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Bestselling author Laura Schroff to speak at NTCC

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation will host its annual Distinguished Lecture Series event on Thursday, Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. This year’s lecture will be presented by New York Times bestselling author Laura Schroff.  Schroff was a featured speaker at Leadercast 2014 and was well-received by those who attended

Wesley Fellowship to hold groundbreaking Jan. 27

The NTCC campus is invited to join The Wesley Foundation for the groundbreaking of the new Wesley Fellowship Building on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 12:30 p.m. (behind the NTCC tennis courts) The Wesley Fellowship, created in 2003 has been actively serving Northeast Texas Community College students, faculty, and staff. The group meets for food and fellowship each Tuesday and, until recently, provided a free

NTCC participates in Lighten Up East Texas

Northeast Texas Community College will serve as a public weighing location for Lighten Up East Texas, a regional weight loss challenge created by the Fit City Tyler Coalition (see flyer below). The College will also offer by appointment scheduled nutritional counseling and exercise counseling from our faculty and staff.

PTA program class of 2014

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The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Northeast Texas Community College recently celebrated the graduation of its 2014 class. Graduates are pictured (from left): Charles Pence from Paris, Tyler Michael from Paris, Roxie Keys III from Rowlett, Dylan Collins from Bivens, Joseph McCain from Mt. Pleasant, Dustin Martin from Paris, Megan Mixon from Texarkana, Becca Fain

December Fittest Employee of the Month

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Mandy Smith presents Mary McWilliams (right) with a gift basket for being named NTCC’s Fittest Employee of the Month for December To receive this award, an employee must be caught practicing overt wellness behavior and attitude.    The Wellness Committee is on the lookout for a January recipient! Here’s a message from Mary regarding her personal wellness plan… I feel very undeserving of this

NTCC plans trip to Dallas Arboretum festival

Are you looking to kick off those winter blues and start looking ahead to spring? The Northeast Texas Community College Hanson-Sewell Center in Pittsburg is planning a trip to the Dallas Arboretum’s Dallas Blooms festival March 17. A chartered bus will depart from the Center in Pittsburg on Tuesday, March 17 at 7:45 a.m.  For those

Ernie Haase and Signature Sound bring Broadway to NTCC

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The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College will host Ernie Haase & Signature Sound (EH&SS) on its stage Friday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. The group, which rose to fame in the Gospel community touring with The Gaithers, will bring their The Inspiration of Broadway show for the NTCC audience.

NTCC open Saturday for registration

Northeast Texas Community College will be open from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 10 to assist students with registration for the Spring 2015 semester. Students will have the opportunity to meet with academic advisors, access computers to register online, make payments and receive help with financial aid. The College Store will also be

Northeast Honors attends NCHC in Denver

Five Scholars of Honors Northeast, in addition to Honors Professors Dr. Mary Hearron, and Dr. Andrew Yox represented NTCC at the 2014 meeting of the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC), November 6-9.  NTCC is the only community college in the nation to have featured scholarly student presenters continuously since 2008, and the only program in

Adult Education to offer free GED and ESL classes

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) will offer free General Education Development (GED) classes and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at various locations beginning in January. All students must in enroll in an orientation session before beginning classes. See the orientation schedule/contact information below: Mt. Pleasant GED – Daytime