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TJC’s Harmony & Understanding announces 2015-2016 roster

Published on Monday, 24th August 2015 in Performing Arts news

Tyler Junior College’s song-and-dance troupe Harmony & Understanding is tuning up for the 2015-2016 year.

TJC announces August vocational nursing graduates

Published on Thursday, 20th August 2015 in Nursing and Health Sciences news

The Tyler Junior College School of Nursing and Health Sciences has announced August graduates from its vocational nursing programs in Lindale, Rusk and Tyler.

TJC TRIO program receives federal grant worth $1.15 million over five years

Published on Wednesday, 19th August 2015 in TRiO news

The Tyler Junior College TRIO program has been awarded a U.S. Department of Education grant that will provide critical funding for the next five years.

TJC science center announces new dome show and return of ‘Rock and Roll Friday’

Published on Friday, 14th August 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

“Passport to the Universe,” narrated by Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks, is the newest show currently playing in the 40-foot domed theater at the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at TJC.

Former TJC presidents Hawkins and Crowe to participate in convocation

Published on Friday, 14th August 2015 in About TJC news

On Friday, Aug. 21, Tyler Junior College faculty and staff will kick off the 2015-16 school year with some very special visitors from TJC’s historic past.

Apache Belles formal announcements Friday

Published on Thursday, 13th August 2015 in Apache Belles news

Tyler Junior College’s Apache Belles will introduce their 69th line and announce this year’s officers during formal announcements 7 p.m. Friday in Wise Auditorium.

TJC’s Family Learning Center receives national accreditation

Published on Tuesday, 11th August 2015 in Family Learning Center news

The Family Learning Center of Tyler, the laboratory school for TJC’s child development/early childhood programs, has received national accreditation.

Grand opening held for TJC’s new Crossroads Hall

Published on Tuesday, 11th August 2015 in Living on Campus news

Tyler Junior College officials held a ribbon-cutting and grand opening today for Crossroads Hall, a new, 248-bed residential facility on the west side of the main campus.

Notice of public hearing on tax increase

Published on Wednesday, 5th August 2015 in About TJC news

The Tyler Junior College District will hold two public hearings on a proposal to increase total tax revenues from properties on the tax roll in the preceding tax year by 1.05%.

Rock and Roll Friday at the Dome set July 31 at TJC science center

Published on Friday, 24th July 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Are you ready to rock and roller coaster?

TJC executive director of human resources to serve on national board

Published on Thursday, 9th July 2015 in Human Resources news

Kevin Fowler, TJC executive director of human resources, has been appointed to the national board of directors of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources.

‘Journey to the Stars’ dome show opens this week at TJC science center

Published on Monday, 29th June 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

The next show in the Tyler Junior College science center’s 40-foot dome will have visitors seeing stars. Lots of them.

TJC among select group recognized for sustained excellence in educational fundraising

Published on Tuesday, 23rd June 2015 in About TJC news

Tyler Junior College is one of 15 educational institutions to receive the 2015 Sustained Excellence in Educational Fundraising Award from The Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

TJC science center announces limited-engagement laser shows

Published on Monday, 15th June 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

This summer, the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at Tyler Junior College offers a musical experience like no other.

Spring 2015 president’s, dean’s lists

Published on Thursday, 11th June 2015 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College has recognized 1,198 students named to the president’s and dean’s lists for their academic excellence during the Spring 2015 semester.

TJC professor Jodi Seal named Certified Nurse Educator

Published on Monday, 8th June 2015 in Nursing and Health Sciences news

Jodi Seal, an associate degree nursing professor at Tyler Junior College, has earned the designation Certified Nurse Educator.

Science hosts star (and vehicle) of new ‘Tornado Alley’ film

Published on Monday, 8th June 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

To kick off its summer schedule, the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at Tyler Junior College will host special guests Saturday, June 13, in conjunction with its new film, "Tornado Alley."

TJC wins awards for excellence in educational marketing, advertising 2015

Published on Thursday, 4th June 2015 in Marketing news

TJC’s marketing team has received grand gold and silver awards in marketing and advertising categories in the 2015 Circle of Excellence program of The Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

VME Process partners with TJC for $135,990 job-training grant (with video)

Published on Thursday, 28th May 2015 in Continuing Studies news

VME Process has partnered with TJC to provide job training using a $135,990 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission.

Rotary Club of Tyler donates $50,000 to TJC’s new dental clinic

Published on Thursday, 28th May 2015 in About the Foundation news

The Rotary Club of Tyler has given $50,000 to the new dental clinic as part of the Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center at Tyler Junior College.

Lessner named TJC science center director

Published on Tuesday, 26th May 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Kim Lessner has been named director of the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at Tyler Junior College.

Science center announces new show, extended summer hours

Published on Thursday, 21st May 2015 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Learn about the power of one of nature’s most destructive forces in “Tornado Alley,” the newest show offered in the 40-foot domed theater in the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at TJC.

Texas Garden Clubs mark Arbor Day by planting tree in TJC garden

Published on Friday, 15th May 2015 in About the Foundation news

In honor of Arbor Day, members of Texas Garden Clubs Inc. recently donated and planted a tree in the Ina Brundrett Azalea Garden on the Tyler Junior College main campus.

TJC testing center earns national recognition

Published on Thursday, 14th May 2015 in Testing Services news

With millions of educational, certification and licensure tests administered in the U.S. every year, the need for secure testing environments and trained testing staff has never been greater.

Smith County Medical Society Alliance donates $10,000 to TJC

Published on Friday, 8th May 2015 in Nursing and Health Sciences Center news

At their annual book fair, the Smith County Medical Society Alliance recently donated $10,000 to the new Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center at Tyler Junior College.

TJC announces Spring 2015 graduating class

Published on Wednesday, 6th May 2015 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College will hold commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m., 1 and 4 p.m. Friday, May 8, in Wagstaff Gymnasium, recognizing 1,022 candidates for Spring 2015 graduation.

Harmony & Understanding to present ‘Broadway Blast’

Published on Tuesday, 21st April 2015 in Performing Arts news

Tyler Junior College’s song-and-dance troupe Harmony & Understanding is warming up for its 4th annual Broadway Blast.

TJC bands present spring concerts

Published on Tuesday, 21st April 2015 in Performing Arts news

Tyler Junior College bands will close out the spring semester with a trio of concerts – all free and open to the public.

TJC alumnus wins 2015 Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award

Published on Friday, 17th April 2015 in Speech news

Tyler Junior College has two connections to this year’s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Awards:

Theatre TJC wraps season with comic romp

Published on Tuesday, 14th April 2015 in Performing Arts news

Hilarity and romantic entanglements abound in Ken Ludwig’s “Leading Ladies,” Theatre TJC’s final production of the season.