Home Page

Fall art show opens Sept. 23

An exhibition featuring digital art produced by Georgetown artist Lucas Adams will be on display in the gallery of the Temple College Visual Arts Complex beginning Sept. 23. The pieces in the show resemble intricate mandalas and were created based… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art - Uncategorized

Temple College announces summer 2017 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for summer 2017. 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 be named… read more

By Ellen Davis | Honors List

Business and Continuing Education offering five health professions courses this fall

The Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division is now taking registrations for five health professions courses that will be offered this fall: Medical Billing & Coding, Phlebotomy Technician, EKG Technician, Clinical Medical Assistant and Certified Nurse Aide. A Medical… read more

By Ellen Davis | Continuing Education

Dental Hygiene program announces fall 2017 screening dates for prospective patients

The Temple College Dental Hygiene program will conduct free dental screenings for prospective patients beginning Monday, Sept. 11, in the Jean and Ralph Wilson Dental Hygiene Clinic, located in the Health Sciences Center on the Temple College campus. Screenings will… read more

By Ellen Davis | Dental Hygiene

TBI students conduct research on cancer, cosmetics and more

Women who want to purchase make-up face an overwhelming variety of choices. So how are they to know which products are really the best for their skin? Alexis DeGraff, who will be a senior at Temple High School this fall,… read more

By Ellen Davis | Texas Bioscience Institute

Eighteen students earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards for 2016-17

Eighteen students from Temple College received Academic Student-Athlete Awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for the 2016-2017 academic year. Three students made the First Team, which recognizes student-athletes with a 4.0 GPA. They were Abigail Royall (volleyball),… read more

By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition

Former player returns to coach volleyball team

In 2011-2012, Jordan Pickett helped lead the Temple College volleyball team to a 23-20 record, the NJCAA Region V Tournament Championship, and a berth in the NJCAA National Tournament. This fall, she will be back at the college coaching the… read more

By Ellen Davis | Uncategorized

Campus carry policy takes effect Aug. 1

Beginning Aug. 1, 2017, all persons over age 21 who are licensed to carry concealed handguns will be able to do so on community college campuses throughout Texas, including the Temple College campus. Temple College has established a campus policy… read more

By Ellen Davis | Administration

‘Dreams are possible,’ 32-year-old GED recipient says

At age 32, Amanda Stanbery accomplished something she had wanted to do for 15 years – she earned her high school diploma. Stanbery’s original plans to graduate from high school were thwarted when she was 17 years old. She married… read more

By Ellen Davis | GED

Temple College professor uncovers stories of little-known figures in Texas history

Before the 1960s, few historians studied or wrote about African-American contributions to the American west. “So much of black history was not part of American history,” says Dr. Doug Hales, professor of history at Temple College. Hales wanted to add… read more

By Ellen Davis | Academics

Teaching math is ‘All in the Family’ for three generations of the Simpson family

Growing up as the children of two college professors, Randell, Patti and Johnnie Simpson rebelled at the idea of becoming teachers. Randell wanted to write books, Patti wanted to become an electrical engineer, and Johnnie wanted to go in to… read more

By Ellen Davis | Academics

Temple College announces Spring 2017 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the spring 2017 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 | Awards and Recognition - Honors List

Temple College announces 2017 graduates

Temple College presented more than 900 degrees and certificates at its 2017 commencement ceremonies in May. Students receiving degrees and/or certificates are as follows: Academy − Angel Fry Anderson − Mollie Martinez Anson − Nicholas Ramos Austin − Bernadette Bailey,… read more

Health professions students receive awards

Five health professions programs at Temple College presented awards in May to members of their graduating classes: DENTAL HYGIENE Highest Academic Average Award: Tara Richardson (Lampasas) Golden Scaler Award (given to the student with outstanding clinical skills): Tania Fantauzzi (Belton)… read more

By Ellen Davis | Health Sciences

Graduation her “proudest achievement” for Hutto mother of four

In her late 30s, Billie Logiudice was left with four children to support and only a high school education. Fortunately for her, the East Williamson County Higher Education Center (EWCHEC) had just opened its new facility in her hometown of… read more

By Ellen Davis | EWCHEC - Student Success

Respiratory therapy professor receives 2017 Teacher of the Year Award

Dr. William “Bill” Cornelius, who has taught respiratory care at Temple College for more than 40 years, has been selected to receive the school’s 2017 Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award. The award includes a $2,000 stipend and the winner… read more

Business and Continuing Education Division announces summer 2017 course offerings

The Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division is offering more than 30 different courses this summer for businesses and individuals. The courses cover a wide variety of areas, including accounting and finance, business and marketing, communication and language, computer… read more

By Ellen Davis | Continuing Education

Sixty-three students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Sixty-three Temple College students were inducted in April as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges. The new members are: Belton − Alyssa Dunaway, Kelsey Hargraves, Channing… read more

By Ellen Davis | Student Success

Temple College students named to 2017 All-Texas Academic Team

Two Temple College students have been named to the 2017 All-Texas Academic Team. The All-Texas Academic Team awards are given annually to two-year college students who are nominated by their faculty members for outstanding academic achievement, community service and leadership…. read more

Temple College recognizes area high school students completing the Texas Bioscience Institute program

Temple College recognized 78 area high school students who are completing its Texas Bioscience Institute (TBI) program April 12. The students who are completing the program this spring represent 11 Central Texas high schools as well as home-schooled students. They… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events - Texas Bioscience Institute

Dental Hygiene program receives statewide award

The Temple College Dental Hygiene program has received the 2017 Award of Excellence from the Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE). The award recognizes college programs that demonstrate innovative partnerships with community stakeholders or other educational institutions, potential for… read more

Dr. Alejandro Arroliga joins Temple College Board of Trustees

Dr. Alejandro C. Arroliga, a physician and administrator at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple, has been named to the Temple College Board of Trustees. The Board appointed Dr. Arroliga to replace Michelle DiGaetano, who resigned from the… read more

By Ellen Davis | Trustees

Financial aid available for selected health professions courses

The Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division has received funding to provide additional financial aid for students interested in taking their courses to train for new careers. Eligible students may now receive financial aid that covers up to half… read more

By Ellen Davis | Continuing Education

Temple College accepting applications for Associate Degree Nursing program

Temple College will accept applications from Feb. 13 to April 13 for its next Associate Degree Nursing ADN class, which will begin in the fall. The Associate Degree Nursing program is a two-year program that leads to an Associate of… read more

By Ellen Davis | Nursing

Spring gallery exhibit features illustrations of insects from around the world

Greg Lewallen has been an artist all his life, but his artistic career did not really take off until he drew a moth. “I had drawn a sketch of a moth and a colleague asked me where I had gotten… read more

By Ellen Davis | Art

Business and Continuing Education offering training in six health professions this spring

The Temple College Division of Business and Continuing Education is offering courses this spring to train people for careers in the following healthcare fields: Medical Billing and Coding, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy Technician, Certified Nurse Aide, EKG Technician and Clinical Medical… read more

By Ellen Davis | Continuing Education

Dental Hygiene Clinic to offer weekly screenings for prospective patients beginning Jan. 23

The Temple College Dental Hygiene program will conduct weekly screenings for prospective patients beginning Monday, Jan. 23. Screenings will be done from 8:30 to 10 a.m. and from 1:30 to 3 p.m. every Monday from Jan. 23 through April 24…. read more

By Ellen Davis | Dental Hygiene

Road construction will impact access to Temple College

Two closures on eastbound Loop 363 will affect students, faculty, staff and visitors trying to get to Temple College beginning in the spring 2017 semester. On Monday, Jan. 16, the Texas Department of Transportation will close the eastbound Loop 363… read more

By Ellen Davis | Administration

Temple College announces fall 2016 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the fall 2016 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 | Honors List

Honor society inducts 31 new members

Thirty-one Temple College students were inducted this month as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges. The new members are: Bartlett—Ana Rivera Belton—Lisa Crisp, Daniel Noel Copperas… read more

Page 1 of 212