Posted:Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Categories: ABE-GED; Community; Workforce; Students, general
If you’ve been thinking about getting your GED, there may never be a better time. From Sept. 22 through Oct. 3, EMCC's Adult Basic Education-GED division, The Launch Pad, will offer
GED practice tests free of charge through GED Testing Service. Plus, students will have the opportunity to earn vouchers to take the official GED free, too.
Posted:Monday, September 15, 2014
Categories: Culinary; Hotel-Restaurant; Lion Hills
EMCC Hotel & Restaurant Management and Culinary Arts students have earned certifications from the American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Institute and the National Restaurant Association. These programs are offered at EMCC's Lion Hills location.
Posted:Friday, September 12, 2014
Categories: Electrical; Workforce; Students, general; Recruiting
Turns out, being laid off was the best thing that ever happened to Brian Honnoll. When the Omnova plant closed several years ago and workers were given money to go back to school, Honnoll enrolled in East Mississippi Community College’s Electrical Technology program ... and came out on the other end with a job at Severstal.
Posted:Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Categories: Students, general; Lion Hills; Community; Culinary; Hotel-Restaurant
This week’s edition of “Inside Mississippi JUCO Football” on Mississippi Public Broadcasting will include a segment about EMCC’s Lion Hills location in Columbus. It will air Wednesday, Sept. 10, but will be delayed by President Obama's televised address. The show was originally scheduled for 10 p.m.
Posted:Friday, September 05, 2014
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Students, general
Students at East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus are getting a boost this semester from two new service centers. The new Writing Center is already accepting appointments and walk-ins in the Golden Triangle campus library and the Lions’ Brew study lounge is set for its grand opening Sept. 9.