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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 | Buildings/Facilities

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 | Administration

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 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 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

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

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

89th Commencement Ceremony Honors TC Graduates

More than 800 Temple College students received associate degrees or certificates of completion at one of two commencement ceremonies held by the college.  The first ceremony took place on Friday, May 15, at the Performing Arts Center at Hutto High… read more

TC nursing graduates receive pins

Temple College Associate Degree (ADN) and Vocational Nursing (VN) graduates received their pins during pinning ceremonies on May 14 in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the TC main campus. Dr. Glenda O. Barron, TC… read more

TC Announces Fall Honors List

Temple College has announced the President’s Honor List and the Vice President’s Honor List in recognition of high academic achievement for the 2014 fall session. To be named to the President’s or Vice President’s Honor List, a student must take… read more

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