Posted:Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Dr. Raj Shaunak wasn’t looking for a career when he volunteered in 1991 to teach math to adult basic education students at East Mississippi Community College. He had already achieved the American dream.
Posted:Monday, April 10, 2017
Categories: Workforce; Students, general
Job-seekers are polishing their resumes as they prepare to meet a regional gathering of potential employers at the annual East Mississippi Job Fair, coming April 27 to East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus.
Employers on hand will include manufacturers like Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi, Airbus Helicopters Inc. and PACCAR Engine Company, along with representatives from other businesses seeking everything from health care workers to diesel technicians and fast food workers.
Posted:Thursday, February 02, 2017
Categories: Workforce; Students, general; ABE-GED
EMCC student Wakeena Spain, 23, was finding it difficult to juggle motherhood and college. Just seven classes short of an associate’s degree in Administrative Office Technology, Spain decided to delay completion to pursue another educational path. She entered EMCC's MI-BEST program will soon meet all the requirements needed for her to apply for work at a local manufacturing plant.
Posted:Thursday, January 12, 2017
Categories: Academic; Students, general; Workforce; Community
East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus is pleased to announce the 10th Annual Scholars’ Olympiad coming up Jan. 27. The deadline to register is Jan. 20. Visit this link for more more information and a registration form.
Posted:Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Categories: ABE-GED; Community; Workforce
EMCC held a GED commencement ceremony Dec. 8 at its Golden Triangle campus for 34 adult basic education students in the Launch Pad program. Among them was 50-year-old Elizabeth Ross of Crawford, who returned to school this year after a 33-year absence.