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Honors Northeast publishes record number of essays in state historical journal

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The 2017 issue of Touchstone, the collegiate journal of the Texas State Historical Association released this spring, contains a record three essays by current Northeast Texas Community College Presidential Scholars. All three were prize-winning works. They included Emmalea Shaw’s Caldwell-Award-winning essay on integration in Northeast Texas, William Jones’ Great-Plains-Honors-Council-Award-winning essay on quasi-criminal and vigilante, Dutch Luman,

A&M-Texarkana sponsors NTCC lecture on John Biggers mural

Texas A&M University-Texarkana will host a PLACE lecture (Program for Learning and Community Engagement) on the NTCC campus April 20 at 12:30 p.m. in the Humanities Building Community Room. The lecture “The John Biggers Mural: A Legacy in Art and Diversity” will be conducted by our very own Dr. Ron Clinton. Texas A&M University-Texarkana faculty are

NTCC to host annual student art show

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The Northeast Texas Community College Art Department will present its Annual Student Art Show April 12-27 in the foyer of the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. A reception will be held Wednesday, April 19 at 2 p.m. in the Whatley Foyer. The show will feature student work in a variety of media including painting,

Army Jazz Ambassadors to perform free concert at Whatley Center

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The internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, DC will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College on Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. The Jazz Ambassadors is the official touring big band of the United States Army.

Shaw named Guistwhite Scholar

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Emma Shaw, a sophomore at Northeast Texas Community College from Omaha, has been selected as one of only 15 students nationwide to be named a 2017 Phi Theta Kappa Guistwhite Scholar. The honor includes a $5,000 scholarship to be used toward baccalaureate studies and a commemorative medallion. Shaw will be honored with the other recipients

Mendoza named a 2017 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar

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Ryan-Rose Mendoza, a sophomore at Northeast Texas Community College, has been named a 2017 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50 Bronze Scholars, and providing nearly $200,000 in scholarships annually. Each Silver Scholar receives a

Whatley Center to host Mount Vernon Music April 10

The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College will host a concert by Mount Vernon Music Monday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Whatley foyer.  The string quintet performance will feature Mark Miller and Yuko Mansell on violin, Ute Miller and Sarah Kienle on viola and Zachary Mansell on cello.

Springfest activities scheduled April 10-14

Springfest Week is a great opportunity for students to confirm and celebrate their decision to attend Northeast Texas Community College. The week also provides opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to enjoy conversations that will lead to relationship building outside of the classroom. Please see details below pertaining to Springfest Week.  SPRINGFEST WEEK 2017 Monday April 10,

A&M-Texarkana hosts NTCC lecture March 30

Texas A&M University-Texarkana will host a PLACE lecture (Program for Learning and Community Engagement) on the NTCC campus March 30 at 12:30 p.m. in UHS 221. The lecture “Great War, Great Dilemma: The Treatment of Pacifists and the Lesson of the Power of One” will be conducted by our very own Dr. Melissa Fulgham. Free

Entries being accepted for Bonnie Spencer essay contest

For students willing to excel in their research papers in history at NTCC again this year, there might be more at the end than an ‘A’. For the second year, history at NTCC will feature the Bonnie Spencer Awards for the best two research papers in non-honors classes.  The first-place winner will receive $100, and