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Chesney Davis wins District III VP for Alpha Mu Chi

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Alpha Mu Chi, Northeast Texas Community College’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, successfully campaigned for the Texas Region District III Vice-President position at the regional convention earlier this spring. After the chapter won the position, elections were held within the chapter to determine which member would represent the chapter. Chesney Davis won

Honors students present at GPHC

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Thanks to a generous grant, creative conceptualizing, and a good amount of student-to-faculty interfacing, 12 members of Honors Northeast at Northeast Texas Community College won invitations to present work at the recent meeting of the Great Plains Honors Council (GPHC) at Lamar University in Beaumont. The GPHC has functioned since 1975 as the regional arm of

Cassidy Watkins wins Chitsey Award

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Northeast Texas Community College student, Cassidy Watkins, was recently named the winner of the 2016-2017 Chitsey Award, granted annually to the student of Honors Northeast who most exceeded expectations. Dr. Mary Hearron (right) recently presented Watkins with this $200 award. Watkinswas the 2016 Salutatorian of Daingerfield High School.  She has excelled in her two honors

Theatre Northeast to perform April 27-30


Theatre Northeast, the student theatre group of Northeast Texas Community College, will present variety of monologues, scenes, songs, dramatic readings and a short play on-stage in the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts April 27-30. The Thursday through Saturday performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and the Sunday matinee is at 2:05 p.m. “We’re trying something

College Store closed April 17-21

The NTCC College Store will be closed April 17-21 while they move to their new location in the Student Union Building. The copy center will also be closed. Outgoing mail will still be metered and a box will be placed in the Student Services mail room. Students may purchase scantrons, blue books and pencils in the

Nursing inducts 28 into Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society

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The Northeast Texas Community College Associate Degree Nursing program recently inducted 28 students into its Gamma Omicron Chapter of the Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society. Alpha Delta Nu recognizes the academic excellence of students in the study of Associate Degree Nursing. The selective society requires that students have at least a 3.0 GPA in nursing

Woodmen of the World endow NTCC scholarship in memory of Beau Brummell

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The Woodmen of the World organization recently presented a check for $25,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation.  These funds will be used to establish The Beau Brummell Woodmen of the World Endowed Scholarship, which will provide an annual scholarship for a local student attending NTCC each year. The Beau Brummell Woodmen of the

Honors Northeast accepting entries for poster contest


The ninth annual McGraw-Hill Poster Contest is set for Friday, April 28 at 9:30 a.m. in the foyer of the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College. This contest recognizes and rewards creative student scholarship in Northeast Texas. Area high school seniors, college and university students are welcome to compete. Prizes

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