TALLAHASSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE NEWS



Theatre TCC! closes 2011-12 season with The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Theatre TCC! opens its final performance of the 2011-12 season at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 5 when The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 debuts at Tallahassee Community College’s Turner Auditorium.


TCC's Candice Grause named 2012 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Candice Grause, a student at Tallahassee Community College, has been named a 2012 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50 Bronze Scholars, and providing nearly $187,500 in scholarships annually.


TCC, SCBC to host blood drive April 2
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College's Office of Student Volunteerism and Department of Campus Life, in partnership with the Southeastern Community Blood Center (SCBC), will host a blood drive on Monday, April 2.


TCC accepting nominations for Commencement Student Speaker
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - In preparation for its 2012 Commencement Ceremony, Tallahassee Community College wishes to give one of its students the distinct privilege of being the Commencement Student Speaker.


TCC now accepting nominations for Leadership and Service Awards
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Each spring, Tallahassee Community College honors students, student organizations, student organization advisers, and faculty and staff who have demonstrated exceptional co-curricular leadership and service at the College's Student Leadership and Service Awards Banquet. Nominations are now being accepted.


TCC graphic design students dominate ADDY Awards
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The American Advertising Federation (AAF) of Tallahassee held its 2012 ADDY Awards last month, and there was a distinct Tallahassee Community College flavor.


TCC’s Global Learning to host FSU Arabic Language Program coordinator
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College’s Global Learning Program will welcome Dr. Zeina Schlenoff, academic advisor and coordinator of Florida State University’s Arabic Language Program, to campus for a forum on the topic of “Women in the Arab World” at 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 28.


TCC students named to All-Florida Academic Team
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Student success is validated once again at Tallahassee Community College as two of its brightest students have been recognized by Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society of two-year colleges.


FPSI offers private security officer license course
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College's Florida Public Safety Institute (FPSI) will hold a course for Private Security Officer-Unarmed D License beginning April 9 and continuing through April 20.


TCC's Ghazvini Center to host healthcare information sessions
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College's Ghazvini Center for Healthcare Education will host information sessions on its nursing, radiologic technology and respiratory care programs on Thursday, March 22.


TCC preparing for Spring Job Fair
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On Wednesday, April 4, the TCC Career Center is hosting its Spring Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. The event is an opportunity for job-seekers to stand out in the pool of applicants and will connect students with representatives from local businesses looking to fill part-time, full-time and seasonal positions, as well as internships.


Florida Public Safety Institute to host Women’s History Month breakfast
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – March is Women’s History Month and, as part of the month-long celebration, Tallahassee Community College’s Florida Public Safety Institute (FPSI) will host its sixth annual Women’s History Month Breakfast on Thursday, March 22 at FPSI’s Conference Center.


TCC’s AMTC launches aviation ground school
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Tallahassee Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Training Center (AMTC) has announced it will launch an aviation ground school in April.


TCC Students work for New Orleans Habitat for Humanity
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Last month, Tallahassee Community College's Office of Student Volunteerism traveled to New Orleans, La., for its annual Habital for Humanity project.


Apply now for 2012-13 SGA Officers
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The 2012-13 SGA elections at Tallahassee Community College are around the corner. Applications are available online (msword 225.00 kB) and in the Student Activities Office (SU 185).


TCC partners with Judge Kathy Garner for press conference on adult education opportunities for Gadsden County probationers
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Tallahassee Community College held a joint press conference with Gadsden County Judge Kathy Garner at The Quincy House on March 12 addressing the Pathways to Success initiative by Judge Garner that gives Gadsden County probationers without a high school diploma the opportunity to obtain their GED through TCC in lieu of community service.


TCC celebrates Women’s History Month March 14
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – March is Women’s History Month and to celebrate the occasion Tallahassee Community College will recognize ten women from the community, as well as five of the College’s outstanding female students, during its annual Women's History Month Celebration on Wednesday, March 14.


University Center to hold Open House March 14
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The University Center at Tallahassee Community College will hold a joint open house on Wednesday, March 14.


TCC, ISO host Invisible Children Tour
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Tallahassee Community College’s International Student Organization (ISO) will welcome the Invisible Children Tour to campus on Thursday, March 15 for a 1 p.m. presentation in the Student Union Ballroom.


TCC signs lease with Centennial Bank, expands services in Wakulla County
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College will soon expand its services in Wakulla County due in large part to a lease agreement with Centennial Bank.


Student Budget Board extends deadline for at-large representative applications
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College's Student Activity and Service Fee Budget Board is currently accepting applications for a Student-at-Large representative for the 2011-12 academic year.


Flagler, TCC unite to celebrate Read Across America
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Flagler College/Tallahassee Community College Student Florida Education Association (SFEA) will hold a Read Across America event at Fort Braden School from 9-11:30 a.m., Friday, March 2.


TCC hosts another successful TSMUN Conference
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College’s Model United Nations (Model UN) hosted its 16th annual Tallahassee Southern High School Model United Nations Conference (TSMUN) on Friday, February 17 at Florida State University’s Augustus B. Turnbull Conference Center.


TCC's Dental Health Programs host Info Session on Tuesday
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tallahassee Community College's Dental Health Programs will host an information session at 6 p.m., Tuesday, February 21 in room 136 of the Dental Hygiene Building.


Flagler-Tallahassee hosts Open House February 28
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Flagler College-Tallahassee will host an Open House on Tuesday, February, 28 in the University Center at Tallahassee Community College.