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Kemper students graduate from workforce pilot program

Posted:Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Categories: Workforce; Students, general; Community
East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Thomas Huebner presented the first graduates of a new tuition-free workforce training program, Kemper County Step 2 Success, with their certificates of completion during an Aug. 29 ceremony at the college's Scooba campus.

Sept. 2: Calling all Golden Triangle gamers for LAN party

Posted:Friday, August 26, 2016
Categories: Computers; Career-Technical; Community; Students, general
Sorcery, swordplay and high-octane action will be in full swing the evening of Friday, Sept. 2, as gamers from throughout the area descend on the Lyceum Auditorium at EMCC’s Golden Triangle campus. In March, more than 90 gamers attended the spring LAN party. An even bigger turnout is expected on Sept. 2 for a session that starts at 6 p.m. and ends at midnight.

EMCC Marketing graduate lauds smooth transfer to MUW

Posted:Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Categories: Marketing; Career-Technical; Students, general; Recruiting
Carl Estes, 20, will be able to apply technical credits he earned at EMCC toward a bachelor’s degree at Mississippi University for Women. “Being able to transfer the technical credits is a big deal,” Estes said. “Otherwise, I would have had to go back and take a ton of classes in order to earn a bachelor’s degree. I wouldn’t do it if that were the case.”

Lion Hills Turf Management student pursues childhood dream

Posted:Friday, August 19, 2016
Categories: Career-Technical; Turf; Lion Hills; Students, general
Austin Merrell was exposed to golf at a young age by his grandfather, who loved to play the game. While Merrell, 22, enjoyed playing golf, he says, "I fell in love with the course more than anything." Merrell decided to make a living taking care of them. He is working toward an Associate of Applied Science degree in EMCC’s Turf Management Technology program and will graduate next May.

MSU professor emeritus goes back to school at EMCC

Posted:Thursday, August 18, 2016
Categories: Workforce; Students, general; Community
Retired Mississippi State University professor George Adebiyi co-wrote a book on thermodynamics, conducted research for NASA’s John C. Stennis Space Center and served as an associate technical editor for the “Journal of Solar Energy Engineering.” Now he's taking a workforce course at EMCC to learn to nuts and bolts of HVAC because he wants to bring inexpensive solar-powered air-conditioning to his native Nigeria.

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