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Texas Heritage National Bank gives NTCC Honors scholarship

Texas Heritage National Bank recently gave $4,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The funds will be used to sponsor a Presidential Scholar in Honors Northeast, NTCC’s nationally-recognized honors program. Dwyatt More »

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NTCC Faculty Senate hosts annual Student Awards Ceremony

The Northeast Texas Community College Faculty Senate recently held its 24th annual Student Awards Ceremony. Each year, faculty nominate their best students to receive awards for their hard work and achievements throughout More »


It is time to register for classes!

Registration for the May Intersession and Summer 2016 is now underway at Northeast Texas Community College. Fall registration begins Friday, April 15. Class schedules are available online at www.ntcc.edu/schedules. Most current students should More »


Elizabeth H. Whatley leaves behind lasting legacy at NTCC

Northeast Texas Community College lost a long time friend this week as Mrs. Elizabeth H. Whatley passed away at the age of 89. Services for Mrs. Whatley will be held Saturday, April More »

Find Adult Education on Facebook


The Northeast Texas Community College Adult Education program is now on Facebook! If you are a user of the social networking site, please take a moment to “like” their page to receive updates about what is happening with our GED and ESL students. Click to Find Them On Facebook Now!  

Alpha Mu Chi attends Texas Honors Institute

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Alpha Mu Chi, the Northeast Texas Community College chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, recently returned from the Texas Honors Institute, held at Stephen F. Austin State University. The Honors Institute is a chance for Phi Theta Kappa members from throughout the Texas Region to engage in intellectual discourse about this year’s Honors Study Topic “How

Faculty Focus: Fulgham co-writes instructor’s manual for Norton textbook

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Our own Dr. Melissa Fulgham, Division Chair of Social Sciences and Professor of History, recently co-wrote the instructor’s manual for the 10th edition (most recent) of Norton’s history textbook America: A Narrative History.  Her past textbook work includes being an acknowledged reviewer for McGraw Hill’s Experience History and writing the instructor resource materials for Bedford/St. Martin’s 5th edition of America

Kevin Collins earns Wellness Caught in Action honor for July

Congratulations to Kevin Collins, the July recipient of NTCC’s Wellness Caught in Action honor!  The wake-up call came June 6th of this year… NTCC almost lost their most dedicated, enthusiastic, motivational, hard-working, comical jokester.  A quick decision by an angelic nurse at ETMC to use a clot-buster saved the life of Kevin Collins. Immediately after that

NTCC plans GED, ESL registration

Do you know someone who is interested in learning English or completing their GED (General Education Development)? The Adult Education Program at Northeast Texas Community College offers free GED and ESL (English as a Second Language) classes at a variety of convenient locations. Registration for all locations will be held at the Community Resource Center

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Honors Northeast seeks entries for poetry contest

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Northeast Texas Community College and Honors Northeast recently announced a call for original poems to enter the ninth annual Northeast Texas Poetry Contest. The judges will be looking for poems that can accent or enliven our sense of the surroundings, people, the culture, and/or the history of Northeast Texas. Adult winners will take home $200 for first place

July 28 Construction Update

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We have a lot of visitors and new students on campus this time of year.  If you see people who look lost, please help point them in the right direction! • As of this week, the entire plaza area will be inaccessible. • The main entrance to the LRC/College store is CLOSED. The only access is

Fire Academy holds graduation

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Six students recently completed the fire academy at Northeast Texas Community College. They were honored during a graduation ceremony held in the Whatley Center foyer. The graduates and instructors are pictured (from left): Captain Danny Beard and Otis Clark, instructors from the Mount Pleasant Fire Department, Noah Pirtle of Daingerfield, Randle Phifer of Mount Pleasant, Kolby McCullough of

Student Spotlight: Norma Contreras

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Norma Contreras Age: 22 Hometown: Weslaco High School: South Texas Academy of Medical Professions College Major: BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)   What career are you thinking about pursuing?  Nursing How did you find out about the work scholarship program?  I had to go into Blackboard for my spring classes and the work scholarship program was on the front of