Posted:Thursday, December 18, 2014
Categories: ABE-GED; Workforce; Community; Students, general
In the face of uncertainty, a group of employees laid off from the closed Sanderson Plumbing facility in Columbus have pushed ahead toward a new chapter. About 15 former Sanderson Plumbing employees now enrolled in adult basic education classes at EMCC's Launch Pad program gathered for a reception Monday at the Golden Triangle campus.
Posted:Monday, December 15, 2014
Categories: ABE-GED; Community; Workforce
The Launch Pad ABE-GED division at East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus held a graduation ceremony Dec. 11 for students who have earned their GEDs since July of this year.
Posted:Monday, November 24, 2014
Categories: Community; Workforce; Students, general
East Mississippi Community College’s Manufacturing Technology & Engineering division held a graduation ceremony for 13 young participants in its Counseling to Career program Nov. 21 at the Columbus Wendy’s on Highway 45.
Posted:Thursday, October 30, 2014
Categories: Academic; Career-Technical; Community; Recruiting; Students, general; Workforce
East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus had more than 800 visitors Oct. 28 at the 6th Annual Reality Fair. High school students had a chance to come to our campus, speak with instructors and students and see what EMCC has to offer.
Posted:Friday, October 10, 2014
Categories: Career-Technical; Workforce; Students, general; Electrical
Graduation couldn’t come fast enough for one EMCC Electrical Technology student. So he started his own business in April. Joey Brackin of Starkville is set to graduate in December with an associate’s degree in Electrical Technology from EMCC’s Golden Triangle campus. But as he neared the finish line, he couldn’t wait to get to work, so he got a local contractor license from the city and some insurance and fired up his one-man company, Pro Electric.