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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.

TJC promotes financial literacy for students

Published on Monday, 13th April 2015 in Campus Life news

Tyler Junior College is observing a Financial Literacy Week, April 13-16, as part of its Good Cents financial literacy awareness campaign.

TJC literary magazine wins at state competition

Published on Monday, 13th April 2015 in Bell Tower Arts And Letters news

Tyler Junior College’s literary magazine, The Bell Tower Arts Journal 2014, won First Place – Overall Excellence at the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association Conference this weekend in San Antonio. 

TJC communication students take top honors at state conference

Published on Monday, 13th April 2015 in Communications news

Tyler Junior College communications and media students swept the competition at their annual Texas Intercollegiate Press Association conference held this past weekend in San Antonio.

TJC choral groups to present spring concert

Published on Friday, 10th April 2015 in Performing Arts news

The Tyler Junior Chamber Singers and Concert Choir will present their spring concert 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, in Wise Auditorium on the TJC main campus.

Grand opening held for Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center

Published on Friday, 10th April 2015 in Nursing and Health Sciences news

Much has changed at the corner of Fifth Street and Fleishel Avenue.

TJC students excel at singing competition

Published on Tuesday, 7th April 2015 in Music news

TJC voice students earned high honors at the annual National Association for Teachers of Singing (NATS) Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Spring Auditions held March 21 at Texas Wesleyan University.

TJC’s 25th annual International Day set April 14

Published on Monday, 6th April 2015 in About TJC news

As it has for 25 years, Tyler Junior College’s International Day will offer local students an up-close look music, dance, art and food from around the globe.

TJC plans first Festival of the Arts

Published on Thursday, 2nd April 2015 in Art news

Tyler Junior College has announced its first-ever Festival of the Arts, set April 10-17.

TJC marketing staff earns awards for excellence

Published on Thursday, 2nd April 2015 in Marketing news

The Tyler Junior College marketing staff brought home three Paragon Awards from the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations annual national conference held last week in Portland, Oregon.

Four TJC professors named endowed teaching chairs

Published on Thursday, 19th March 2015 in Academics news

Four Tyler Junior College professors have distinguished themselves as endowed teaching chairs for 2015.

Apache Belles spring show March 26-28

Published on Wednesday, 18th March 2015 in Apache Belles news

Fresh from their spring break cruise performing aboard the Carnival Freedom in the Western Caribbean, the Tyler Junior College Apache Belles are tan and ready to put on their annual spring show.

Concert pianist to perform March 19

Published on Friday, 6th March 2015 in Performing Arts news

Concert pianist Adam Żukiewicz will perform a guest recital 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, in Jean Browne Theatre on the Tyler Junior College main campus.

Grand opening held for TJC West Campus Energy Center

Published on Thursday, 5th March 2015 in Professional & Technical Programs news

On Thursday, Tyler Junior College and community officials celebrated the grand opening of the Energy Center, a $7.56-million, three-story addition to the Skills Training Center on the TJC West Campus.

Dates set for vocal scholarship auditions

Published on Tuesday, 3rd March 2015 in Performing Arts news

The Tyler Junior College Department of Music will offer vocal scholarship auditions for students planning to attend TJC in the 2015-16 academic year.

TJC Jazz Fest set Thursday and Friday

Published on Monday, 2nd March 2015 in Performing Arts news

Terell Stafford, professional trumpet player and director of jazz studies at Temple University in Philadelphia, will be the guest artist and clinician for this year’s TJC Jazz Fest.

TJC, UT Tyler establish Patriot Pathway

Published on Friday, 27th February 2015 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College and The University of Texas at Tyler have strengthened their collaboration and partnership through the Patriot Pathway program.

Tickets on sale Feb. 18 for TJC spring musical, ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

Published on Friday, 13th February 2015 in Performing Arts news

Tickets go on sale Wednesday, Feb. 18, for Tyler Junior College’s spring musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” based on the classic Peanuts comic strip by Charles M. Schulz.

TJC offers info session for early college high school in Chapel Hill

Published on Wednesday, 11th February 2015 in Academics news

TJC and Chapel Hill High School will offer an information session for eighth-grade Chapel Hill Middle School students and their parents interested in information about early college high school.

TJC students participate in My Two Cents Day to raise awareness of national debt

Published on Wednesday, 11th February 2015 in Academics news

This week, TJC students will participate in My Two Cents Day, a national event encouraging college students to become aware of the nation’s ever-growing federal debt and its effect on their futures.

TJC announces Fall 2014 president’s, dean’s lists

Published on Tuesday, 10th February 2015 in Academics news

Tyler Junior College has recognized 1,399 students named to the president’s and dean’s lists for their academic excellence during the Fall 2014 semester.


Drain, Johnson appointed assistant vice presidents

Published on Wednesday, 4th February 2015 in Student Affairs news

Dr. Tom Johnson and Dr. Tim Drain have assumed new responsibilities at Tyler Junior College.