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EMCC hosts creative writing conference at Lion Hills

Posted:Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Categories: Academic; Community; Lion Hills; Students, general
EMCC hosted the Mississippi Community College Creative Writing Association's annual conference April 11 at Lion Hills in Columbus. EMCC swept the top three awards in the Poetry category and, for the second consecutive year, took home the award for the state’s Best Professionally Printed Literay Magazine.

Nationally renowned chef Chris Hastings cooks at Lion Hills

Posted:Monday, March 24, 2014
Categories: Community; Lion Hills; Culinary; Hotel-Restaurant
EMCC’s Lion Hills served up five courses prepared by one of the best chefs in the country March 20 – thanks to a friendly connection. Chef Chris Hastings, owner and executive chef of Hot and Hot Fish Club in Birmingham, treated the Red Wing Garden Club of Columbus to fresh, seasonal dishes as a favor to family friend and EMCC Vice President Dr. Andrea Mayfield.

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.

EMCC wins fourth consecutive Culinary DECA competition

Posted:Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Categories: Lion Hills; Hotel-Restaurant; Career-Technical; Students, general; Culinary
EMCC is dominating the Mississippi Culinary DECA competition to the point the college is competing against itself. Not only did EMCC earn its fourth consecutive win at the competition, held Jan 29 at Unified Brands in Byram, but its A and B teams earned first and second place.

The W, EMCC announce joint program in culinary arts

Posted:Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Categories: Career-Technical; Lion Hills; Hotel-Restaurant; Students, general; Recruiting; Community
A new partnership announced Nov. 15 will allow students completing their associate of applied science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology at East Mississippi Community College to seamlessly continue their bachelor’s studies in Mississippi University for Women’s culinary arts program.

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