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Forty-three graduates of East Mississippi Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing and Surgical Technology programs participated in a pinning ceremony the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 24, in the Lyceum Auditorium on the college’s Golden Triangle campus.
EMCC CONDUCTS PINNING CEREMONY FOR ADN AND SURGICAL TECH GRADUATESNovember 24, 2020

Forty-three graduates of East Mississippi Community College's Associate Degree Nursing and Surgical Technology programs participated in a pinning ceremony the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 24, in the Lyceum Auditorium on the college's Golden Triangle campus.

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EMCC Board of Trustees MeetingF. R. Young Student Union Board Dining Room
 

The December EMCC Board of Trustees meeting will be held at 12pm on Thursday, December 10, 2020 in the F.R. Young Student Union Board Dining Room on the Scooba Campus.             

East Mississippi Community College’s Lineworker Utility Technology program prepares students for an entry level apprenticeship at a utility company, a co-op or a contractor in the utility construction or excavation fields.
EMCC'S UTILITY LINEWORKER PROGRAM PROVES POPULARNovember 23, 2020

East Mississippi Community College's Lineworker Utility Technology program prepares students for an entry level apprenticeship at a utility company, a co-op or a contractor in the utility construction or excavation fields.

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Dec10
Dormitory Ribbon Cutting CeremonyScooba Campus
 

The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new dormitory on the Scooba Campus will be held at 1:00PM on Thursday, December 10, 2020.

Columbus Light and Water has established a scholarship at East Mississippi Community College for students associated with the Columbus Municipal School District (CMSD) who enroll in one of the noncredit programs of Heavy Civil Construction or Utility Lineworker Technology.
CL&W ENDOWS EMCC SCHOLARSHIP FOR COLUMBUS STUDENTSNovember 20, 2020

Columbus Light and Water has established a scholarship at East Mississippi Community College for students associated with the Columbus Municipal School District (CMSD) who enroll in Heavy Civil Construction or Utility Lineworker Technology.

East Mississippi Community College will be conducting JourneyEAST orientation sessions on its Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses for new students who plan to enroll in the spring term that begins in January.
EMCC TO CONDUCT DECEMBER JOURNEYEAST ORIENTATION SESSIONSNovember 10, 2020

East Mississippi Community College will be conducting JourneyEAST orientation sessions on its Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses for new students who plan to enroll in the spring term that begins in January.

EMCC students Georgia Brown, Chandlar Cunningham and Cali Steverson are the first members of their immediate families to attend college. We talked to them about their college experience in this article written in honor of today’s designation as First-Generation Celebration Day.
FIRST-GENERATION STUDENTS EXCEL AT EMCCNovember 8, 2020

EMCC students Georgia Brown, Chandlar Cunningham and Cali Steverson are the first members of their immediate families to attend college. We talked to them about their college experience in this article written in honor of today's designation as First-Generation Celebration Day.

East Mississippi Community College’s new Heavy Civil Construction program will teach students how to, among other things, operate heavy equipment, such as this excavator and backhoe.
EMCC OFFERING NEW HEAVY CIVIL CONSTRUCTION PROGRAMOctober 29, 2020

Heavy Civil Construction, a 12-week, non-degree program with classes beginning Jan. 11, 2021, can bridge the gap between those seeking skills to go to work and employers in the Golden Triangle area and beyond.

East Mississippi Community College Wellness Director Cathy Castleberry in a new area of the Wellness Center dubbed LionFit, which features equipment used in high-intensity, functional-fitness workouts. LionFit was the result of an addition and expansion of the Wellness Center that was funded by grants from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation.
BCBS OF MISSISSIPPI FOUNDATION GRANT FUNDS EMCC WELLNESS CENTER UPGRADESOctober 20, 2020

A three-period grant of nearly $600,000 has completely transformed the Wellness Center on the Scooba campus of East Mississippi Community College.

Employees with East Mississippi Community College’s Mississippi Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training, or MIBEST, program will host a roundtable discussion Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to noon at The Communiversity
EMCC TO CELEBRATE 'MIBEST WEEK' WITH ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONOctober 19, 2020

Employees with East Mississippi Community College's Mississippi Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training, or MIBEST, program will host a roundtable discussion Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to noon at The Communiversity.

Registration is taking place for East Mississippi Community College’s winter 2020 and spring 2021 terms.
REGISTER NOW FOR EMCC'S WINTER, SPRING TERM CLASSESOctober 16, 2020

Registration began Monday, Oct. 12, for East Mississippi Community College's winter term 2020 and the spring term that begins in January of 2021.

New and current students who need help filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, will be able to meet in person with financial aid staff during East Mississippi Community College’s FAFSA Days that will take place at the Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses during the months of October and November.
EMCC TO ASSIST WITH FEDERAL STUDENT AID FORMS DURING FAFSA DAYSOctober 7, 2020

New and current students who need help filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, will be able to meet in person with financial aid staff during East Mississippi Community College's FAFSA Days that will take place at the Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses during the months of October and November.

East Mississippi Community College instructors Eric Ford and Jamie Taylor have been selected among the best college professors in the “Area Professionals” section of the Commercial Dispatch’s “Best of the Triangle Reader’s Choice 2020” poll published Sept. 27.
FORD, TAYLOR NAMED 'AMONG THE BEST' IN READERS' CHOICE POLLOctober 2, 2020

East Mississippi Community College instructors Eric Ford and Jamie Taylor have been selected among the best college professors in the "Area Professionals" section of the Commercial Dispatch's "Best of the Triangle Reader's Choice 2020" poll published Sept. 27.

Kemper County Tax Assessor/Collector Deputy Clerk Kashia Benoman, 23, credits the Steps 2 Success (S2S) program on East Mississippi Community College’s Scooba campus with providing her the skills and opportunity to land a good job in her hometown of DeKalb.
EMCC S2S GRADUATE CREDITS PROGRAM WITH SUCCESSSeptember 24, 2020

Kemper County Tax Assessor/Collector Deputy Clerk Kashia Benoman, 23, credits the Steps 2 Success (S2S) program on East Mississippi Community College's Scooba campus with providing her the skills and opportunity to land a good job in her hometown of DeKalb.

East Mississippi Community College’s Workforce and Community Services Division is partnering with Condensed Curriculum International, or CCI, to offer short-term, online programs of study in the areas of Clinical Medical Assistant, Veterinary Assistant and Entrepreneur Specialist.
EMCC PARTNERSHIP TO PROVIDE NEW SHORT-TERM PROGRAMS OF STUDYSeptember 11, 2020

East Mississippi Community College's Workforce and Community Services Division is partnering with Condensed Curriculum International, or CCI, to offer short-term, online programs of study in the areas of Clinical Medical Assistant, Veterinary Assistant and Entrepreneur Specialist.

Meridian resident Amy Ivy will serve as East Mississippi Community College’s school nurse and will coordinate the college’s efforts to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
EMCC HIRES SCHOOL NURSE TO COORDINATE COVID-19 RESPONSEAugust 28, 2020

East Mississippi Community College has hired Meridian resident Amy Ivy to serve as the college's school nurse and to oversee infection control procedures to minimize the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus.

MORE THAN 130 EMCC STUDENTS QUALIFIED TO GRADUATE OVER SUMMER
MORE THAN 130 EMCC STUDENTS QUALIFIED TO GRADUATE OVER SUMMERAugust 19, 2020

A total of 139 East Mississippi Community College academic and career-technical students completed their coursework over the summer and qualified to graduate.

Dr. Cameron Huxford, a pulmonary critical care physician, administers a COVID-19 test to a student at East Mississippi Community College’s Scooba campus on Thursday. Huxford and OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville are providing COVID-19 testing to EMCC students as part of a community outreach service.
DR. HUXFORD, OCH PROVIDE COVID-19 TESTING FOR STUDENTSAugust 14, 2020

Dr. Cameron Huxford and registered nurse Kathleen Hilbun with OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville tested 101 East Mississippi Community College students for COVID-19 Thursday afternoon at the college's Scooba campus in a community outreach effort to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

The East Mississippi Community College Department of Athletics, with the support of the East Mississippi Community College Board of Trustees individually elected not to participate in fall football should the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference begin league play Oct. 1 as previously announced. As a result, EMCC is currently withdrawing from league play for the fall 2020 season due to safety challenges created by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
EMCC WITHDRAWS FROM FALL CONFERENCE FOOTBALL PLAY DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNSAugust 11, 2020

The East Mississippi Community College Department of Athletics, with the support of the East Mississippi Community College Board of Trustees individually elected not to participate in fall football should the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference begin league play Oct. 1 as previously announced. As a result, EMCC is currently withdrawing from league play for the fall 2020 season due to safety challenges created by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

The fall semester at the Golden Triangle Early College High School on East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus began Monday, Aug. 10, with some students opting for in-class instruction and others choosing to take virtual classes online.
GTECHS REOPENS WITH VIRTUAL, IN-CLASS OPTIONS FOR STUDENTSAugust 11, 2020

The fall semester at the Golden Triangle Early College High School on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus began Monday, Aug. 10, with in-class instruction for some students and virtual online classes for others.

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