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Temple College Symphonic Band presents season finale April 17

The Temple College Symphonic Band will perform its season finale on Sunday, April 17, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the Temple College campus at 2600 S. First St. The theme… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events - Music - Uncategorized

Temple College Chorale members to perform at Carnegie Hall April 11

A group of students from Temple College will have an opportunity next month that many aspiring musicians never get in their lifetimes – the chance to perform at Carnegie Hall. The students, who are part of the Temple College Chorale,… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

26th annual Temple College Jazz Festival begins March 31

The 26th Annual Temple College Jazz Festival will take place March 31 – April 2 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the Temple College main campus. The annual event has gained a reputation as one of… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Temple College Orchestra ends season with April 6 concert of familiar favorites

The Temple College Orchestra will end its 2015-16 season with an April 6 concert featuring classical favorites by composers from America, Italy, Germany and Russia that span a time period of 165 years. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m…. read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Dental Hygiene Clinic seeking patients with selected dental problems

The Temple College Dental Hygiene Program is seeking patients in need of dental hygiene care. Patients needed include those with gums that bleed during brushing, those who have not been to the dentist in several years, or those who have… read more

By Ellen Davis | Dental Hygiene

Williams College math professor to speak at Temple College March 23

Thomas Garrity, the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Mathematics at Williams College, will give a guest lecture at Temple College on Wednesday, March 23, at 1 p.m. in room 301 of the Newton Science Building. The title of Garrity’s… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events

TC student receives research grant from the Texas Academy of Science

Temple College student Devin Garcia has received a $1,000 student research grant from the Texas Academy of Science (TAS). Garcia will use the grant to conduct a research study titled “Vertical distribution, colonization, and growth of the invasive zebra mussel… read more

By Ellen Davis | Science - Student Success

Temple College student receives scholarship to attend LULAC conference in Washington, D.C.

Temple College student Benito Costilla is one of 14 students nationwide who have been selected to receive a scholarship to attend the 2016 Emerge Latino Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. The conference will be held Feb 23-25 and is sponsored… read more

Volunteers needed for diagnostic medical sonography

The Temple College Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is seeking volunteers who are willing to have their abdomen scanned by students. Volunteers are needed on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to noon. Students will scan the aorta, spleen, liver, kidneys,… read more

Spring gallery exhibit opens Jan. 30

An exhibition featuring recent works by Brownwood artists David and Susan Harmon will be on display in the gallery of the Temple College Visual Arts complex beginning Jan. 30. David Harmon is chair of the Art Department at Howard Payne… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art - Events

Fall 2015 Honor Lists announced

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the fall 2015 semester. To be named to the President’s Honor List, a student must take at least nine semester credit hours and earn at least a 4.0 grade point average. To… read more

By Ellen Davis | Academics - Student Success

Temple College launches recycling program

Michael Morris says he is probably one of the least “green” people you’ll ever meet. But as Technical Director in the Fine Arts Division at Temple College, he sees a lot of recyclable materials such as paper, cardboard and plastics just… read more

By Ellen Davis | Uncategorized

Top stories of 2015

Temple College had many accomplishments to be proud of in 2015. Here are just a few of our top stories from the year. 1. TC website gets a new look In January, Temple College launched a new version of its… read more

By Ellen Davis | Uncategorized

Diagnostic Medical Sonography program accepting applications for 2016

Temple College is now accepting applications for its next diagnostic medical sonography class, which will start in August 2016. The deadline to apply for the program is June 1. Temple College offers a two-year program that leads to an associate… read more

Twelve Temple College students selected for All-State music ensembles

Twelve students from Temple College have been selected to perform in Texas community college All-State music ensembles in 2016. Five students have been selected for the Texas Two-Year College All-State Choir − Hannah Gilmore, Morgan Hollingsworth, Nick Lopez, Angel Medina… read more

By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition - Music

Temple College offering spring 2016 GED classes in three locations

The Temple College Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program will be offering free individualized GED classes in several convenient locations in the Temple area as well as in Cameron in spring 2016. Orientations for spring 2016 GED classes will be… read more

By Ellen Davis | GED

Business and Continuing Education announces spring 2016 course offerings

The Temple College Division of Business and Continuing Education will be offering more than 50 courses for businesses and individuals this spring. Courses are offered in a wide variety of areas, including health professions, business and marketing, computer applications, information… read more

By Ellen Davis | Continuing Education

Temple College students sponsoring Tooth Trot 5K in January

The Temple College Student Component of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (SCADHA) is sponsoring a Tooth Trot 5K Run on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at 9 a.m. in Lions Park in Temple. Racers will compete in designated male and female… read more

By Ellen Davis | Dental Hygiene - Events

Temple College student named Leaders of Promise Scholar

Temple College student Brandon Stone has been selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society as a 2015 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar. Phi Theta Kappa is an honor society for community college students. To be… read more

Temple College honored for its Math Pathways project

Temple College recently received two awards for its leadership on the Math Pathways project, a statewide initiative designed to help community college students complete their required math courses in less time. The awards were presented by the Texas Success Center,… read more

Trustees approve campus enhancements

The south side of Temple College will be getting major enhancements soon, thanks to action taken by the college’s Board of Trustees. At its Nov. 16 meeting, the Board voted to issue $4 million of revenue bonds to fund several… read more

By Ellen Davis | Buildings/Facilities - Main Campus

Winners announced for 36th annual Central Texas Art Competition

Students from eight area high schools and colleges received awards in the 36th annual Central Texas Art Competition. Nearly 600 entries were submitted for the competition, which is coordinated by the Temple College Visual Arts Department. Works accepted for the… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art - Awards and Recognition

Temple College accepting applications for spring 2016 vocational nursing program

Temple College is now accepting applications for its next vocational nursing class, which will be offered in both Temple and Taylor beginning in June 2016. The deadline to apply for the program is December 10. The vocational nursing program is… read more

By Ellen Davis | Nursing

Temple College to offer new degree in surgical technology

Temple College has announced plans to begin offering an associate’s degree in surgical technology. The college currently offers a one-year certificate program in surgical technology, but several accrediting boards and professional organizations have mandated that all surgical technologists have associate… read more

By Ellen Davis | Academics - Health Sciences

Area college and high school students invited to submit entries for the 36th annual Central Texas Art Competition

Students from colleges and high schools in central Texas are invited to submit entries for the 36th annual Central Texas Art Competition and Exhibition, which will be held at Temple College Nov. 14 through Dec. 1. The competition is sponsored… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art - Events

Temple College helping Texas close the gaps when it comes to higher education

In 2000, education leaders in Texas adopted a 15-year plan called Closing the Gaps by 2015 that was designed to encourage more Texans to attend and graduate from college. The plan called for colleges and universities in Texas to enroll… read more

By Ellen Davis | Student Success

Fall Faculty Art Exhibition on display through Nov. 6

As an artist, Jeremy Newton enjoys bringing beauty to materials we sometimes throw out. For one of the pieces in his graduate school portfolio, he formed one million staples together to create a work titled “Staple Stalactite.” The piece, which… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art

Passion for science prepares Temple College professor to become president of the Texas Academy of Science

Temple College biology professor Jason Locklin presented his first scientific study at the 2000 annual meeting of the Texas Academy of Science and later received grant support from the organization to help with his Ph.D. dissertation. Now, just 15 years… read more

By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition - Science

Temple College recognized as a leader in student success initiatives

Achieving the Dream, a nationwide initiative dedicated to community college student success and completion, has recertified Temple College as an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Leader College status recognizes the college’s commitment to improving student success and equity, and demonstrating… read more

Notice of Tax Revenue Increase

The TEMPLE COLLEGE conducted public hearings on August 6, 2015 and August 13, 2015 on a proposal to increase the total tax revenues of the TEMPLE COLLEGE from properties on the tax roll in the preceding year by 4.218362 percent…. read more

By Joe Teakell | Uncategorized
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