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Worker injured on residence hall construction site

Published on Friday, 23rd January 2015 in About TJC news

Cross traffic on Magnolia Street is temporarily closed, due to an accident on the residence hall construction site on the Tyler Junior College campus. The accident occurred around 10 a.m.

Apache Belles to perform in Texas Inaugural Parade

Published on Sunday, 18th January 2015 in Apache Belles news

The Tyler Junior College Apache Belles are heading to Austin on Monday to prepare for their appearance in Tuesday’s Texas Inaugural Parade for Governor-elect Greg Abbott.

TJC, UT Tyler developing Patriot Pathway

Published on Saturday, 17th January 2015 in Academics news

TJC and UT Tyler, focused on an authentic collective impact, announce the strengthening of their collaboration and partnership through Patriot Pathway.

Fourth annual ‘Love Under the Stars’ set Feb. 14

Published on Wednesday, 14th January 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Throughout the ages, the poets and composers have been inspired by love and its relationship to the stars.

Strickland named TJC director of bands

Published on Tuesday, 13th January 2015 in Performing Arts news

Jeremy Strickland, currently assistant director of bands at Texas Christian University, has been selected as director of bands for Tyler Junior College, TJC officials have announced.

Second Stage presents ‘The Olive Press’

Published on Monday, 12th January 2015 in Performing Arts news

Theatre TJC’s Second Stage begins its Spring 2015 lineup with an original play written and directed by Dr. David W. Crawford, Tyler Junior College theater professor.

TJC announces VNE graduates

Published on Tuesday, 16th December 2014 in Nursing and Health Sciences Center news

The Tyler Junior College School of Nursing and Health Sciences has announced December graduates from its vocational nursing program.

TJC announces associate degree nursing graduates

Published on Friday, 12th December 2014 in Nursing and Health Sciences news

The TJC School of Nursing and Health Sciences announces graduates from its associate degree nursing programs in Tyler, Jacksonville and Lindale and the new paramedic-to-ADN transition program.

TJC announces Fall 2014 graduates

Published on Wednesday, 10th December 2014 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College will hold commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, in Wagstaff Gymnasium, recognizing 689 candidates for graduation for the Fall 2014 semester.

Wise Giving event to encourage responsible spending at holiday time

Published on Monday, 1st December 2014 in Campus Life news

It’s that time of year that many people, including college students, wind up spending more than they really can afford on gift items.

Apache Belles to perform in Houston Thanksgiving Parade

Published on Tuesday, 25th November 2014 in Apache Belles news

The Tyler Junior College Apache Belles are kicking off the holiday season in Lone Star style.

Choral groups to perform Dec. 3 at Marvin UMC

Published on Tuesday, 25th November 2014 in Performing Arts news

“Christmas Downtown” will be the holiday performance of the Tyler Junior College Chamber Singers and Concert Choir.

Hayes to retire as TJC provost emeritus

Published on Friday, 21st November 2014 in Academics news

After a 38-year career in community college education and administration, Tyler Junior College Provost Dr. Homer “Butch” Hayes will retire in early 2015.

Jazz Spectacular features trombonist Mark Mullins

Published on Thursday, 13th November 2014 in Performing Arts news

Mark Mullins, former lead trombonist with Harry Connick Jr., will perform alongside the Tyler Junior College Jazz Ensemble for Jazz Spectacular, set 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Liberty Hall.

Holocaust survivor to speak Nov. 24 and 25

Published on Wednesday, 12th November 2014 in Student Clubs & Organizations news

Of the 15,000 children imprisoned in Terezin concentration camp between 1941 and 1945, Inge Auerbacher is among the 1 percent who survived.

'Nutcracker' tickets on sale now

Published on Wednesday, 12th November 2014 in Academy of Dance news

Tickets are on sale now for Tyler Junior College’s 26th annual presentation of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet, “The Nutcracker.”

Theatre TJC presents ‘Elektra’

Published on Thursday, 6th November 2014 in Performing Arts news

Tickets go on sale Wednesday, Nov. 12, for Theatre TJC's production of "Elektra."

TJC musical groups present annual Pops Concert

Published on Thursday, 6th November 2014 in Performing Arts news

Tyler Junior College’s musical groups, Harmony & Understanding and the TJC Jazz Ensemble, will present their annual Pops Concert 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Nov. 20 and 21, in Wise Auditorium.

TJC president to serve as Bell Elementary guest principal

Published on Tuesday, 4th November 2014 in About TJC news

Tyler Junior College President Dr. Mike Metke will serve as guest principal at Bell Elementary School on Thursday, as the school recognizes Principal’s Day.

TJC to host College Fair on Nov. 11

Published on Tuesday, 4th November 2014 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College will host its annual College Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, in Gentry Gym, located inside the Ornelas Health & Physical Education Center.

Science lecture series continues Nov. 13

Published on Tuesday, 4th November 2014 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

"Saving Time in a Bottle" will be the topic of November’s Public Science Lecture Series at Tyler Junior College.

Fall choral concert set Oct. 28 at TJC

Published on Thursday, 23rd October 2014 in Performing Arts news

The Tyler Junior College choral groups will present their annual Fall Concert 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in Wise Auditorium on the TJC main campus.

TJC Speech and Debate brings home awards

Published on Thursday, 23rd October 2014 in Speech news

This past weekend, the TJC Speech and Debate team traveled to Jacinto City to attend the Bayou City Tournament Swing hosted by San Jacinto College North.

Rusk TJC Citizens Promise program announces second group of scholars

Published on Tuesday, 21st October 2014 in Scholarships news

Following last year’s successful launch of the Rusk TJC Citizens Promise scholarship program, the next group of Rusk High School seniors is preparing to join the Fall 2015 freshman class at TJC.

Theatre TJC presents ‘Borrowed Plumage’

Published on Friday, 17th October 2014 in Performing Arts news

During next weekend’s homecoming festivities, Theatre TJC’s Second Stage will present a play written and directed by TJC alumni who also happen to be faculty members.

TJC Alumni Association announces Homecoming 2014 honorees, events

Published on Thursday, 16th October 2014 in Alumni news

The Tyler Junior College Alumni Association has a host of events planned for TJC’s Homecoming 2014 weekend Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24 and 25.

TJC hosts National Alternative Vehicle Day Odyssey event Oct. 18

Published on Thursday, 9th October 2014 in Automotive Technology news

TJC will celebrate the use of alternative fuels and advanced technology vehicles during its National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey event.

‘Band ’a’ Palooza’ set Thursday and Friday

Published on Tuesday, 7th October 2014 in Performing Arts news

The TJC Jazz Ensemble promises its annual “Band ’a’ Palooza” will be a mix of musical masterworks performed with power and precision.

TJC receives educational fundraising national award

Published on Thursday, 25th September 2014 in About the Foundation news

For the second year in a row, Tyler Junior College has received national recognition for overall performance in educational fundraising.

Former NFL player to be featured speaker Sept. 25

Published on Wednesday, 24th September 2014 in Academics news

Former National Football League lineman Shawn Harper will be the featured speaker for three presentations at Tyler Junior College on Thursday, Sept. 25.