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Poetry contest winners announced

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Friendship, nostalgia, and natural beauty emerged as dominant themes at the Eighth Annual Northeast Texas Poetry Contest and Reading, which was recently held in the Whatley Center at Northeast Texas Community College.  The yearly contest encourages participants to accent or enliven our collective sense of the culture and history of Northeast Texas. A three-year winner of this

TRMC Auxiliary gives $4,500 for NTCC scholarships

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The Titus Regional Medical Center (TRMC) Auxiliary recently presented the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation with $4,500, which will provide six $750 scholarships to benefit students at NTCC majoring in an allied health field. Pictured receiving the annual donation is Nita May (third from left), NTCC Director of Development. Pictured presenting the donation is (from

Morgan Capps named Coca-Cola Leader of Promise

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A Northeast Texas Community College sophomore has been named a 2015 Coca-Cola Leader of Promise by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Morgan Capps, of Jefferson, is one of only 200 students worldwide to receive this honor and a $1,000 scholarship. The purpose of the Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise scholarship program is to provide new Phi Theta Kappa members with

Vocational Nursing program celebrates graduates

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The Northeast Texas Community College Health Sciences division recently hosted a pinning ceremony to celebrate students completing coursework in Vocational Nursing. Twelve students completed the program and are now eligible to sit for state boards to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). The class of 2015 is pictured above (standing from left): Desirae Deloney of Mount

New Personal Training Certification offered

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Northeast Texas Community College is now accepting applications for a Personal Training Certification program designed by and instructed by Dr. Tom Seabourne, NTCC Professor of Physical Education. Classes begin September 21 and run through October 23. This 15-hour course is a comprehensive, research-based program designed to provide students with all of the skills required to become

Job fair planned for Sept. 22

Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) will host a job fair on Tuesday, September 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Union Building (SUB) on the main NTCC campus. The event is free to the public. Hiring managers and other representatives from local and regional employers will be in attendance. Prospective employees are encouraged to

Natural Sciences Chair brings international perspective to NTCC


You can tell by her accent that she’s not from around here. Christine Houser, MPhil, MD, and the new Chair of the Division of Natural Sciences and professor of biology and psychology, comes to the Northeast Texas Community College campus from Europe. She most recently worked as a researcher for the Royal Infirmary in Edinburgh,

New Health Sciences training opportunities

The Northeast Texas Community College Health Sciences division will offer several new training opportunities beginning in October. Whether you are a current health professional looking to add additional certifications or continuing education or you are looking to get started in a new career, NTCC has many options to fit your needs. These include fast trainings,

Frankie Avalon to perform at Whatley Center


Summer may be over, but you’ll find yourself wanting to plan a trip to the beach after hearing Frankie Avalon in concert at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College. The legendary film and music star will perform Thursday, Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m.    If you can’t remember a

Time to get your NTCC parking sticker

Beginning next week, everyone will be required to display an NTCC parking sticker on their vehicle at all times when on campus. Warnings and/or tickets will begin to be issued by campus security soon for those who do not comply. Below is all of the information you need to get yours…   • Parking stickers