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 a health sciences field.
It’s been an eventful week for the Continuing Education Department as they hosted their first annual Northeast Elite Softball Camp. Camp dates were Monday-Thursday from 8-12. The NTCC campus was privileged to accommodate 16 girls between the ages of 6 and 12. The 16 young ladies received instruction from Coach Angela Smith, Coach Baylea Higgs, along with volunteers Jade Hill, and Savannah Lockler.
Graduation commencement has ended another semester at NTCC and with mixed feelings we graduated some of our favorite students on the farm! With three whole weeks ahead of us, it will be the best we can do to be keepers of the farm until our new Work 4 Scholarship students arrive willing and ready to continue planting and help with the harvest on our sustainable market farm.
For their performance in challenging honors seminars at NTCC in relation to their peers, two Presidential Scholars have recently won $100 checks. Texas Heritage National Bank Scholar, Jordan Dean Whelchel, who graduated this past May, was the sophomore who took all three honors seminars at NTCC, and ended with the highest GPA. Karla Jacqueline Fuentes won her award as an honors freshman, ranking number one in the Stat-Psych Honors Seminar taught this past spring by Dr. Karyn Skaar and Dr. Paula Wilhite.
The Barbershop Chorus Tour featuring East Texas Men in Harmony will perform at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts on June 8 at 2 p.m. (full details in flyer). They always put on a great show and feature several local singers.
The NTCC Transfer Support Team is pleased to announce that two new laptop checkout kiosks are now available for student use! The state-of-the-art machines allow students to swipe their student ID card and check out a laptop that can be used at their convenience.