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Former East Mississippi Community College art instructor Terry Cherry will present a free art lecture that is open to the public Feb. 26 on the college’s Scooba campus.
PUBLIC INVITED TO ATTEND FREE LECTURE ON ART 'CONNECTIONS'February 18, 2020

The public is invited to attend a free lecture Feb. 26 at 3 p.m. on the Scooba campus by former East Mississippi Community College art instructor Terry Cherry.

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March Board MeetingLion Hills Center
 

The March 2020 Board of Trustees meeting will be held at 7pm on Monday, March 2nd  at the Lion Hills Center.

East Mississippi Community College men’s Rodeo Team member Myles Neighbors wrestles a steer during a National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Ozark Region competition.
EMCC'S ANNUAL INTERCOLLEGIATE RODEO RETURNSFebruary 18, 2020

East Mississippi Community College's 8th Annual Intercollegiate Rodeo will take place Feb. 20-22 at the Lauderdale County Agri-Center in Meridian.

Members of East Mississippi Community College’s new Winter Percussion group perform during their first competition Feb. 8 at Neshoba Central High School. The group is gearing up for another competition Feb. 22 in Pearl and the Mississippi Indoor Association state competition March 27 in Jackson.
EMCC BAND ADDS WINTER PERCUSSIONFebruary 14, 2020

For what is believed to be the first time in the history of the program, EMCC's band is sporting a Winter Percussion made up of more than two dozen students from the Scooba campus.

Starkville resident Regan McFerrin has been hired as a recruiting coordinator for East Mississippi Community College.
EMCC HIRES REGAN MCFERRIN AS RECRUITING COORDINATORFebruary 12, 2020

Regan McFerrin of Starkville has been hired as a recruiting coordinator for East Mississippi Community College.

Mississippi State University President Dr. Mark E. Keenum, at left, and East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Scott Alsobrooks sign a memorandum of understanding that will allow graduates of EMCC’s career technical programs to transfer their credits to MSU’s new Bachelor of Applied Science program.
MSU, EMCC SIGN MOU FOR BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE PROGRAMFebruary 12, 2020

Mississippi State University and East Mississippi Community College signed a memorandum of understanding Feb. 12 at EMCC's Communiversity to formalize a partnership that will benefit students enrolled in technical education programs.

Last fall, welding Technology students on East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus helped restore a reproduction cannon carriage likely built in 1901 that is on display at Mississippi State University’s Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library.
EMCC WELDING STUDENTS RESTORE CANNON CARRIAGEFebruary 10, 2020

Last fall, welding Technology students on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus helped restore a reproduction cannon carriage likely built in 1901 that is on display at Mississippi State University's Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library.

East Mississippi Community College’s Engineering Technology, Drafting & Design program now has an industrial-grade 3D printer to train students in additive manufacturing.
COMMUNIVERSITY BOOSTS TRAINING IN ADDITIVE MANUFACTURINGFebruary 10, 2020

The addition of a large-scale 3D printer to the Engineering Technology, Drafting & Design program at East Mississippi Community College's Communiversity will provide students real-world experience in the rapidly expanding field of additive manufacturing.

East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Scott Alsobrooks has been named a Paragon Award recipient by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Alsobrooks was nominated for the award by the PTK chapter on EMCC’s Scooba campus.
DR. SCOTT ALSOBROOKS NAMED 'PARAGON AWARD' RECIPIENTFebruary 6, 2020

East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Scott Alsobrooks is among a select group who will receive Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society's "Paragon Award."

East Mississippi Community College will host Black History Month programs on both the Scooba and Golden Triangle campuses. Both events are open to the public and admittance is free.
EMCC TO HOST BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAMSFebruary 5, 2020

East Mississippi Community College will host Black History Month programs on both the Scooba and Golden Triangle campuses. Both events are open to the public and admittance is free.

Plans are in the works to launch a campaign to increase student awareness about the services available at the Writing Center on East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus.
STUDENTS, INSTRUCTORS TOUT BENEFITS OF EMCC WRITING CENTERJanuary 30, 2020

Plans are in the works to launch a campaign to increase student awareness about the services available at the Writing Center on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus.

The University of West Alabama and East Mississippi Community College signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday, Jan. 27 to formalize transfer opportunities for EMCC students who wish to continue their postsecondary education at UWA.
EMCC, UWA SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDINGJanuary 30, 2020

The University of West Alabama and East Mississippi Community College signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday, Jan. 27 to formalize transfer opportunities for EMCC students who wish to continue their postsecondary education at UWA.

Sophomores in EMCC’s Associate Degree Nursing visited with Allied Health students at Choctaw County High School Monday, Jan. 27. The nursing students answered questions about admission procedure and graduation requirements. They also gave a “day-in-the-life” presentation, in which they spoke about what is required of nursing students.
NURSING STUDENTS VISIT CHOCTAW COUNTY HIGH SCHOOLJanuary 29, 2020

Sophomores in EMCC's Associate Degree Nursing visited with Allied Health students at Choctaw County High School Monday, Jan. 27. The nursing students answered questions about admission procedure and graduation requirements. They also gave a "day-in-the-life" presentation, in which they spoke about what is required of nursing students.

East Mississippi Community College Information Systems Technology Department Director Brandon Sesser was named an Honorary Commander of the 14th Communications Squadron at Columbus Air Force Base during an induction ceremony that took place Tuesday, Jan. 21.
EMCC'S BRANDON SESSER NAMED HONORARY COMMANDERJanuary 24, 2020

East Mississippi Community College Information Systems Technology Department Director Brandon Sesser was named an Honorary Commander of the 14th Communications Squadron at Columbus Air Force Base during an induction ceremony that took place Tuesday, Jan. 21.

The Barbering and Cosmetology programs on East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus are offering haircuts, shaves and salon services to the general public at discounted rates.
EMCC BARBERING AND COSMETOLOGY SERVICES AVAILABLE TO PUBLICJanuary 24, 2020

The Barbering and Cosmetology programs on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus are offering haircuts, shaves and salon services to the general public at discounted rates.

Three East Mississippi Community College employees with more than five decades of combined service at the college are assuming new administrative duties.
EMCC STAFF ASSUME NEW LEADERSHIP DUTIESJanuary 22, 2020

Three East Mississippi Community College employees with more than five decades of combined service at the college are assuming new administrative duties.

Nine months ago, the 15 presidents in the Mississippi Community College system commissioned an economic impact study that would evaluate the support of its mission. With the recent completion of the study, the presidents now have that information to utilize for more strategic planning and decision-making.
STUDY HIGHLIGHTS COLLEGES' IMPACT ON STATEJanuary 21, 2020

Nine months ago, the 15 presidents in the Mississippi Community College system commissioned an economic impact study that would evaluate the support of its mission. With the recent completion of the study, the presidents now have that information to utilize for more strategic planning and decision-making.

Construction on East Mississippi Community College’s Communiversity wrapped up last summer and on Aug. 19, 2019, the $42 million facility dedicated to training students for careers in modern manufacturing opened to students.
COMMUNIVERSITY MEETING DIVERSE NEEDSJanuary 17, 2020

Construction on East Mississippi Community College's Communiversity wrapped up last summer and on Aug. 19, 2019, the $42 million facility dedicated to training students for careers in modern manufacturing opened to students.

East Mississippi Community College Adult Education Launch Pad East lead instructor Tshurah Dismuke, at left, helps Columbus resident Destiny Monroe with an assignment. The facility that offers free services opened in Columbus last October.
EMCC ADULT EDUCATION LAUNCH PAD EXPANDS REACHJanuary 16, 2020

East Mississippi Community College's Adult Education Launch Pad opened new locations in Columbus and Starkville last year and is offering free services to residents in those communities.

East Mississippi Community College Associate Degree Nursing instructor Eljenette West, at left, and student Amber Chancellor are the college’s 2020 Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence award recipients.
EMCC'S WEST, CHANCELLOR CHOSEN AS HEADWAE RECIPIENTSJanuary 13, 2020

East Mississippi Community College Associate Degree Nursing instructor Eljenette West and student Amber Chancellor have been named the college's 2020 HEADWAE (Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence) award recipients.

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