The first week of classes can be a stressful time in the life of a college student. To help alleviate this stress, and to encourage students to meet new people, we have planned activities during Welcome Back Week. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Student Activities at 903-434-8265.
Brookshire Grocery Co. (BGC) is proud to announce the establishment of the “Focus on the Future” scholarship program which is in partnership with more than 40 universities and colleges in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas. This more than $1 million donation is a substantial representation of BGC’s dedication to education and giving back to those who aspire to build a better future in the communities it serves. As part of this program, the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received $25,000 to establish an endowed scholarship.
The Mount Pleasant Tribune recently published a “Salute to Teachers” special. Local teachers from the Mount Pleasant, Chapel Hill, and Harts Bluff ISDs were nominated and voted on by the community. Crystal Tafuro was voted as top 3.
The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $10,500 gift from International Sulphur, Inc. The funds will provide seven $1,500 scholarships to NTCC graduates transferring to a university to continue their studies.
Northeast Texas Community College will be closed November 25-27 for Thanksgiving Break. In light of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in Texas, we encourage you to use extra caution to prevent the spread of the virus during that time. The CDC has released new guidelines to help families celebrate Thanksgiving safely. Please look them over and do everything you can to protect yourself and your loved ones!
The NTCC Business Club is selling raffle tickets for a cornhole game set. Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. Contact Linsey Harwell or Karen Andrews to purchase tickets.
Northeast Texas Community College Athletic teams will complete the fall competition season this weekend with the final Fall Rodeo competition hosted by Sam Houston State University.
Due to COVID-19, NTCC isn't able to host its regular annual college fair. That doesn't mean NTCC students won't have the opportunity to check out their options for transfer universities! A virtual college fair will be held November 16 from 1-3 p.m. Students can register at https://falltacrao.swoogo.com/2020Virtual or scan the QR code above.