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EMCC breaks ground for new Student Union in Mayhew

Posted:Monday, June 09, 2014
Categories: Academic; Alumni; Career-Technical; Community; eLearning; Recruiting; Students, general; Workforce
East Mississippi Community College broke ground Friday for a new 76,000-square-foot Student Union at the Golden Triangle campus. The multi-purpose building will include 12 classrooms, conference rooms, cafeteria, bookstore, computer lab, art gallery and fitness center. Construction is expected to take about two years.

EMCC family saddened by loss of alumnus Bill Buckner

Posted:Friday, May 23, 2014
Categories: Community; Alumni
The EMCC family is saddened by the death of alumnus Bill Buckner, who passed away May 23 after a long battle with leukemia. Bill was an All-American EMCC quarterback who played for Coach “Bull” Sullivan and went on to become the long-time state director of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Visit this link for funeral arrangements.

EMCC hosts 11th Annual Wild Game Dinner & Auction

Posted:Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Categories: Community; Alumni; Lion Hills
The "Bull" Sullivan Memorial Committee, part of EMCC's Office of Alumni Affairs, hosted the 11th Annual Wild Game Dinner & Auction March 7 at Lion Hills Center in Columbus. In addition to a fine dining restaurant and golf course, EMCC's Lion Hills Center is also home to three career-technical programs.

Elected officials commend 2013 NJCAA football champions

Posted:Monday, March 03, 2014
Categories: Alumni; Students, general; Recruiting
The Meridian City Council and Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors have presented EMCC with commendations recognizing the school’s 2013 NJCAA national championship football team, coaches and staff for their athletic and academic achievements.

Feb. 27: EMCC plays tonight for state basketball championship

Posted:Thursday, February 27, 2014
Categories: Community; Students, general; Alumni
The Lions of East Mississippi Community College knocked off 19th-ranked Jones County Junior College, 75-69, during Wednesday's semifinals of the MACJC State Basketball Tournament. They meet Itawamba tonight to play for the state basketball championship. Click the link for info about how to follow the action online.

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Mayhew, MS 39753
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CAFB, MS 39710
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