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  • Pellissippi State honor society inducts 77 students Published 11/29/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Seventy-seven Pellissippi State Community College students were inducted into the college’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society this fall. Many of them celebrated their membership by attending the induction ceremony. The event took place Sept. 26 in ...

  • Mabry, MC alumnus and acclaimed pediatric researcher, honored with College’s Distinguished Service Award Published 11/24/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Dr. C. Charlton Mabry, professor of pediatrics at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and a 1950 alumnus of Maryville College, was honored as a recipient of the College’s Distinguished Service Award during two events held Oct. 23 as ...

  • Pellissippi State graduate named Hites Scholar Published 11/24/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Against great odds, Mary Denman has become an academic heavyweight. The 2010 Pellissippi State Community College graduate has been named one of only five college students across the U.S. to receive the $7,500 Hites Transfer Scholar award, to be applied ...

  • Pellissippi State receives prestigious grant for Confucius Classroom Published 11/22/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Its economy is the second largest in the world behind that of the United States. Its language is the most widely spoken in the world and the third most widely spoken in America. An estimated 100 million people worldwide are ...

  • Dr. Kenneth D. Tuck presented Maryville College Medallion Published 11/22/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Dr. Kenneth D. Tuck, a practicing eye physician and surgeon from Roanoke, Va., was presented the Maryville College Medallion during the College’s annual Founder’s Day Banquet held Oct. 21 in the new Clayton Center for the Arts, located on the ...

  • Welcome to Maryville Published 11/18/2010 at 10:44 a.m. 0 comments

    Dr. Tom Bogart has been on the job as the new president of Maryville College for a little more than four months. In that time, the economics professor turned college president says he has been impressed by the reputation of ...

  • Trotter is winner of Kin Takahashi Award for Young Alumni Published 11/15/2010 at 11:33 a.m. 0 comments

    John C. Trotter of Knoxville was recognized with Maryville College’s Kin Takahashi Award for Young Alumni during the College’s Alumni Reception and Awards Ceremony held Oct. 23 on campus. Established in 1998, the Kin Takahashi Award is given to an ...

  • Hickman, McDonald recognized with MC’s Alumni Citations Published 11/8/2010 at 11:11 a.m. 0 comments

    Maryville College alumni G. Donald Hickman and Carl P. McDonald were recognized with the College’s Alumni Citations during the Alumni Reception and Awards Ceremony held Oct. 23 on campus. Since 1961, the Maryville College Alumni Citation has been awarded to ...

  • Pellissippi State–Children’s Hospital: a partnership to support future nurses Published 11/8/2010 at 11:09 a.m. 0 comments

    “As a general rule, nurses are less likely than physicians to pick up and move several states away for employment,” according to Keith Goodwin, president and chief executive officer of East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. And that’s exactly why Children’s Hospital ...

  • Pellissippi hits all-time-high enrollment Published 10/11/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College has posted a record-breaking enrollment for the fifth consecutive year, exceeding the fall headcount of two Tennessee Board of Regents universities and nearly all state community colleges. The college’s official headcount for fall semester is 11,049, ...

  • Settled in Published 9/27/2010 at 10:27 a.m. 0 comments

    When incoming freshmen arrived at Maryville College earlier this semester, Eric Bellah, director of the Maryville Fund, greeted them clad in a traditional kilt and waving the school banner during the college’s Highland Happening. With over a month under their ...

  • AAUW scholarship at Pellissippi State to benefit females age 25-plus Published 8/23/2010 at 10:38 a.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College will offer a new scholarship -- the American Association of University Women of Knoxville Scholarship Fund -- for females who are at least 25 years old. To be considered, applicants must demonstrate a financial need, have ...

  • MC student conducts research at ORNL that could aid Homeland Security Published 8/23/2010 at 10:38 a.m. 0 comments

    Maryville College student Katherine Nadler is spending the summer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) conducting research that could aid the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in detecting vaporized explosives. Nadler, a rising junior from Greensboro, N.C., who is majoring ...

  • Pellissippi State grad wins $22,000 scholarship to Tennessee Wesleyan Published 8/16/2010 at 12:27 p.m. 0 comments

    College graduate, has received a $22,000 academic scholarship to attend Tennessee Wesleyan College. Henderson graduated magna cum laude with an Associate of Science degree from Pellissippi State. She was a member of Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society for ...

  • Maryville College partners with Marriott Business Services Published 8/16/2010 at 12:26 p.m. 0 comments

    Maryville College has teamed up with Marriott Business Services in a new partnership that will strengthen the accounting minor at Maryville College and provide more opportunities for accounting. Starting in Spring 2011, Marriott Business Services will sponsor a new advanced ...

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