Posted:Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Community; eLearning; Recruiting; Student Services; Students, general
Open registration for the spring semester begins Nov. 7 at all East Mississippi Community College locations: Golden Triangle, Scooba, Columbus Air Force Base, West Point-Clay County Center, Lion Hills Center and Naval Air Station Meridian. EMCC offers both on-site and online classes. Students can choose either full-term or intensive "mini" semesters.
Posted:Monday, October 24, 2016
Categories: Community; Students, general; Alumni
Kemper County residents Bernard “Joe” Hulin and his wife, Loretta, were surprised to learn that the couple sitting next to them during EMCC's Oct. 15 Homecoming game against Northwest Mississippi are from London, England. Next surprise: they had built their vacation schedule around a trip to Scooba to see the Lions play at Sullivan-Windham Field.
Posted:Thursday, October 13, 2016
Categories: Community; Workforce; ABE-GED
East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus will host an open house Tuesday, Oct. 18, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to raise awareness about the MI-BEST program. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place in the commons area of the CMTE building. The open house is scheduled to coincide with MI-BEST week, which runs Oct. 17-21.
Posted:Monday, October 10, 2016
Categories: Community; Lion Hills; Career-Technical; Students, general
Although it boasts a manicured golf course, a pro golf shop, a swimming pool, tennis courts and fine dining, Lion Hills Center in Columbus isn’t your typical country club. It is also an EMCC location offering Associate Degrees and one-year certificate programs in Hotel & Restaurant Management, Culinary Arts, Golf/Recreational Turf Management and Landscape Management.
Posted:Thursday, October 06, 2016
Categories: Welding; Workforce; ABE-GED; Career-Technical; Students, general
In June, 19-year-old Megan Traweek arrived at EMCC with no high school diploma. But she enrolled in the MI-BEST program, and worked on her GED and Manufacturing Skills Certification at the same time. Now she's begun a series of four Workforce welding modules and plans to earn an associate's degree in welding at EMCC. Megan Traweek has a plan.