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TJC, UT Tyler host ‘El Camino al Colegio’

Published on Friday, 30th September 2016 in About TJC news

For the 15th consecutive year, TJC and UT Tyler are hosting a day for Hispanic high school students and their parents to get a closer look at college life.

Rusk TJC Citizens Promise program announces fourth group of scholars

Published on Thursday, 29th September 2016 in Scholarships news

Following the successful launch of the Rusk TJC Citizens Promise scholarship program in 2014, the fourth group of Rusk High School seniors is preparing to join the TJC freshman class of 2017.

Theatre TJC opens season with dark tale, ‘The Pillowman’

Published on Monday, 26th September 2016 in Performing Arts news

For its 2016-17 season-opener, Theatre TJC takes a walk on the dark side with “The Pillowman.”

Geologist, former Big Bend ranger to speak at Public Science Lecture Series

Published on Friday, 23rd September 2016 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Geologist Blaine Hall, former interpretive ranger at Big Bend Ranch State Park, will be the guest speaker for September’s Public Science Lecture Series at the TJC science center.

TJC Presidential Honors Showcase set Saturday

Published on Wednesday, 21st September 2016 in Presidential Honors Program news

Spaces are still available for the Tyler Junior College Presidential Honors Showcase set 1:30-5 p.m. Saturday on the TJC main campus.

Dr. Betsy Ott named 2016 NABT Honorary Member

Published on Wednesday, 21st September 2016 in Biology news

The National Association of Biology Teachers has bestowed TJC biology professor Dr. Margaret “Betsy” Ott with its highest honor by naming her its 2016 NABT Honorary Member.

Signing ceremony heralds TJC Promise scholarship program

Published on Friday, 16th September 2016 in Scholarships news

As part of its 90th anniversary celebration, TJC officials have announced the TJC Promise, a bold new scholarship initiative that will benefit high school students within the college’s tax district.

TJC TRIO program receives $1.18 million grant from U.S. Dept. of Education

Published on Monday, 12th September 2016 in TRiO news

TJC's TRIO program has received an Educational Opportunity Center grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help thousands of adults get a degree or return to college for additional training.

TJC science center’s new dome show, exhibit examine life undersea

Published on Thursday, 8th September 2016 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Visitors to the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at TJC are invited to look beneath the surface in their new, ocean-themed exhibit and dome show.

TJC tennis tech program offers certificate, career pathway

Published on Thursday, 1st September 2016 in Professional & Technical Programs news

Under the United States Tennis Association’s Professional Tennis Management program, students enrolled at TJC can obtain a certificate to teach tennis, all while earning their associate's degree.

TJC’s Studio 103 Play Reading Series begins Sept. 9

Published on Tuesday, 30th August 2016 in Performing Arts news

Each year, the TJC Department of Theatre offers a series of free, informal readings celebrating dramatic literature and works not usually found on the stage.

‘Nutcracker’ auditions Sept. 10 at TJC

Published on Tuesday, 30th August 2016 in Performing Arts news

Attention, aspiring sugar plum fairies and dancing mice.

TJC redesignated a Leader College by Achieving the Dream

Published on Tuesday, 30th August 2016 in Achieving the Dream news

For a second time, TJC has been designated as an Achieving the Dream Leader College.

TJC announces August vocational nursing graduates

Published on Thursday, 11th August 2016 in Nursing, Associate Degree news

The TJC School of Nursing and Health Sciences has announced 87 August graduates from its vocational nursing programs in Lindale, Rusk and Tyler.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON TAX INCREASE

Published on Monday, 8th August 2016 in Legal Notices news

The Tyler Junior College District will hold two public hearings on a proposal to increase total tax revenues...

Registration under way for Fall 2016

Published on Friday, 5th August 2016 in Register for Classes news

Fall classes at TJC start Monday, Aug. 22, but it’s not too late to register. 

TJC Academy of Music offers courses for all ages

Published on Friday, 5th August 2016 in Music news

Beginning this fall, aspiring musicians of all ages will be able to hone their skills – or even learn a new instrument – through the new TJC Academy of Music.

Jodi Seal named chair of TJC ADN program 

Published on Wednesday, 3rd August 2016 in Nursing, Associate Degree news

Jodi Seal has been promoted to department chair of the TJC Associate Degree Nursing Program. She began her new duties on Aug. 1.

Bryan Renfro named dean at TJC

Published on Wednesday, 27th July 2016 in Professional & Technical Programs news

Bryan Renfro has been named dean of the Tyler Junior College School of Professional and Technical Programs, TJC officials have announced. His appointment is effective Aug. 1.

BubbleMania’ returns to TJC science center July 21-23

Published on Thursday, 14th July 2016 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Back by popular demand, Casey Carle, comic “bubble-ologist,” will perform his amazing one-man show, “BubbleMania: Science, Art and Comedy” Thursday-Saturday, July 21-23, at the TJC science center.

TJC announces Spring 2016 president’s, dean’s lists

Published on Thursday, 23rd June 2016 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College has recognized 1,237 students named to the president’s and dean’s lists for their academic excellence during the Spring 2016 semester.

TJC offers new, sterile processing course for health care specialists

Published on Monday, 6th June 2016 in Nursing and Health Sciences news

Tyler Junior College is offering a new course that will provide clinical experience and certification opportunities for health care workers who specialize in sterilization of medical instruments.

‘National Parks Adventure’ film opens June 10 at TJC science center

Published on Friday, 3rd June 2016 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

Audiences are invited on the ultimate trek into the nation’s awe-inspiring outdoors and untamed wilderness in “National Parks Adventure,” which opens Friday, June 10, at the TJC science center.

John Soules Foods partners with TJC for $73,584 job-training grant

Published on Thursday, 2nd June 2016 in Continuing Studies news

John Soules Foods, Inc. has partnered with TJC to provide job training for 30 new and incumbent workers using a $73,584 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission.

Dr. Linda Gary named dean at TJC

Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Humanities, Communications, and Fine Arts news

Dr. Linda Gary has been named dean of the Tyler Junior College School of Humanities, Communications and Fine Arts, TJC officials have announced. Her appointment is effective immediately.

Restaurant staffer receives matching gift from TJC

Published on Thursday, 19th May 2016 in About TJC news

A high school senior who received a $1,000 tip from an anonymous guest at the restaurant where she works in Gun Barrel City in April now has a matching award from Tyler Junior College.

First group of Rusk TJC Citizens Promise Scholars graduates TJC

Published on Wednesday, 18th May 2016 in Scholarships news

In May 2014, Bre’Ann Higgins became the very first Rusk High School graduate to accept the Rusk TJC Citizens Promise Scholarship.

A year after graduation, TJC surgical technology alum reflects on training, preparedness

Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016 in Surgical Technology news

Glenda Lancaster will be the first to tell you she wasn’t a traditional college student.

TJC West Campus to host Degree Program Fair on May 17

Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016 in Academics news

TJC’s degree programs offered on its West Campus will be front and center for a college fair set 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at the TJC West Campus, located at 1530 South Southwest Loop

TJC announces spring 2016 graduating class

Published on Tuesday, 10th May 2016 in Academics news

TJC will hold commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Friday, May 13, in Wagstaff Gymnasium, recognizing 1,011 candidates for spring 2016 graduation.