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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.

Theatre TJC season opens with ‘Grapes of Wrath’

Published on Tuesday, 23rd September 2014 in Performing Arts news

The curtain rises on Theatre TJC’s 2014-15 season with a classic tale from one of America’s best storytellers.

Lecture series promises a ‘Year of Destruction’

Published on Tuesday, 16th September 2014 in Center for Earth and Space Science Education news

TJC’s Public Science Lecture Series gets off to a shaky start this week with “An Introduction to a Year of Destruction,” highlighting earthquakes, volcanoes and other natural disasters.

TJC to observe Founders Day on Sept. 17

Published on Monday, 15th September 2014 in About TJC news

On the morning of every Sept. 17, Tyler Junior College employees gather for a quiet ceremony at Windsor Plaza on the TJC main campus.

Traffic safety features added on Magnolia Street

Published on Monday, 15th September 2014 in Campus Life news

To ease traffic congestion and create a safer environment near two construction sites on campus, the city is adding crosswalks and safety features on Magnolia Street, between Fifth and Lake streets.

Parents Weekend set Sept. 12 and 13

Published on Wednesday, 10th September 2014 in Campus Life news

TJC will celebrate its annual Parents Weekend on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 12 and 13.

Notice of tax revenue increase

Published on Monday, 25th August 2014 in Legal Notices news

The Tyler Junior College District conducted public hearings on August 14, 2014 and August 21, 2014.

‘Nutcracker’ auditions Sept. 6 at TJC

Published on Friday, 22nd August 2014 in Performing Arts news

Attention, aspiring sugar plum fairies and dancing mice.

Harmony & Understanding announces roster

Published on Thursday, 21st August 2014 in Performing Arts news

Tyler Junior College’s premier performance group Harmony & Understanding is tuning up for the 2014-15 year.

Apache Belles announce 67th line

Published on Monday, 18th August 2014 in Apache Belles news

Following an intensive week of training camp, the Tyler Junior College Apache Belles introduced the team’s 67th line during their annual Formal Announcements program Friday night in Wise Auditorium.

TJC, ETMC partner in EMS program

Published on Thursday, 14th August 2014 in Emergency Medical Service Professions news

TJC and ETMC announced a partnership agreement designed to strengthen the TJC's emergency medical services professions (EMSP) program, which provides certificates and associate degrees to graduates.