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PTK members win awards over summer

It may have been summer, but that didn’t stop the Northeast Texas Community College Alpha Mu Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa from staying busy and racking up on new awards and honors. This included participating in the 2015 Texas Honors Institute earlier this month.    Angelica Fuentes received the Texas STAR Scholarship, a Texas Regional

Morgan Capps wins Chitsey Prize

morgan capps

Presidential Scholar Morgan Capps is the 2015 winner of the $200 Elizabeth Chitsey Prize given annually to a student at Honors Northeast whose performance in the preceding year far exceeded expectations. Capps enrolled at Northeast Texas Community College late in the summer of 2014 as an Honors Scholar, but went on to win a $300

SBDC offers QuickBooks course

Registration delays due to software conversion

registration crowd

Northeast Texas Community College is gearing up for the fall semester, which begins Monday, Aug. 24. Due to issues stemming from a recent student information software conversion, online registration is currently unavailable and students will find wait times to be longer than usual. “When a college replaces its administrative software systems, there are always challenges.

NTCC offers Saturday registration Aug. 22

Northeast Texas Community College will be open from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 22 to assist students with finalizing registration for the Fall 2015 semester. Students who have already begun the registration process will have the opportunity to meet with academic advisors, make payments and receive help with financial aid. The College Store

Hanson-Sewell Center offers fall classes

The Northeast Texas Community College Hanson-Sewell Center in Pittsburg would like to remind residents of Camp County and surrounding areas that a full slate of courses will be offered at the center this fall. The majority of classes offered at the Hanson-Sewell Center are held in the evening in order to allow working adults a

NTCC to offer free GED, ESL classes

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

ITTC to add CNC Operator certificate

Northeast Texas Community College announced on Thursday an important expansion of its training opportunities at the Industrial Technology Training Center in Mount Pleasant. Thanks to a partnership with the Mount Pleasant Economic Development Corporation and Workforce Solutions Northeast, NTCC will soon offer a certificate program in Computer Numerical Controls (CNC) Operator at the ITTC. The CNC

Honors Northeast seeks submissions for poetry contest

poetry reading

The eighth annual Northeast Texas Poetry Contest and Reading is again open to the public.  Amateur, accomplished or aspiring poets of any age are welcome to submit their best poem on the topic of life in Northeast Texas. Poets are encouraged to accent or enliven the sense of the surroundings, the people, the culture or the

Cypress Bank-Lone Star supports Honors Northeast

Cypress Bank Lone Star

Cypress Bank-Lone Star recently presented a high-end laptop for the use of Northeast Texas Community College Honors students. This year’s recipient, Cruz Gallegos (pictured center), was the 2015 Valedictorian at Daingerfield High School. Dr. Andrew Yox, Honors Director (left) and Billie Sue Hanson, Cypress Bank-Lone Star Vice President (right) are pictured making the presentation. Cypress,