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  • Dog days at MC Published 5/17/2010 at 12:11 p.m. 0 comments

    It was a time for sharing those 4-legged members of the family with lonely college students on Saturday, April 17, with the second annual Pup-A-Palooza at Maryville College. Maryville College faculty, staff and community members were encouraged to bring their ...

  • Alexander honored with MC’s LeQuire Award Published 5/17/2010 at 12:10 p.m. 0 comments

    William Alexander, a senior chemistry major at Maryville College, was presented the distinguished LeQuire Award during the College’s Academic Awards Ceremony held April 17 at the Clayton Center for the Arts. Established in 1987 by descendants and friends of Maryville ...

  • Pellissippi makes changes to Administrative Professional Technology program Published 5/17/2010 at 12:09 p.m. 0 comments

    Gone are the days when employers are merely satisfied with an administrative professional who can type quickly. In response to the constantly changing demands of the job market, Pellissippi State Community College has made changes to its Administrative Professional Technology ...

  • Carolyn Lyden named MC’s Outstanding Senior Published 5/6/2010 at 12:16 p.m. 0 comments

    Carolyn Lyden, a double major in English literature and writing/communication from Sevierville, was named the 2010 Outstanding Senior at Maryville College during the Academic Awards Ceremony held at the Clayton Center for the Arts April 17. Established by the Maryville ...

  • Pellissippi State student honored as Coca-Cola Silver Scholar Published 5/6/2010 at 12:16 p.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College student Mary Denman has been named a 2010 Coca-Cola Silver Scholar. She joins a select few community college students across the nation to receive such high-profile recognition for academic excellence. Her selection was based on scores ...

  • Pellissippi State starts Culinary Arts for fall semester Published 5/6/2010 at 12:15 p.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College serves up its new concentration in Culinary Arts this fall in collaboration with the Culinary Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. The joint venture marks the first program collaboration between the two colleges and ...

  • Portraying dignity Published 5/3/2010 at 11:25 a.m. 0 comments

    Dr. Gerald W. Gibson and Dr. Carl Gombert both were introduced to the Maryville College community in 1993. Gibson, as president; Gombert, as an art professor. The two shared the spotlight again Friday, when Gibson’s presidential portrait - a painting ...

  • Summer registration for classes underway at Pellissippi State Published 5/3/2010 at 11:21 a.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College’s registration for summer classes continues until May 27. Choose from courses offered full term, June 1-July 27; first session, June 1-June 28; and second session, July 1-July 29. The deadline to apply and register for full ...

  • Pellissippi State commencement features East Tennessee education leader Published 5/3/2010 at 11:21 a.m. 0 comments

    Oliver “Buzz” Thomas, president of The Great Schools Partnership in Knoxville, will be the guest speaker at Pellissippi State Community College’s spring commencement on May 7. Graduate Mary Denman, a member of the All-USA Community College Academic Team, will be ...

  • Pellissippi State faculty senate book sale raises $7,850 Published 4/29/2010 at 10:58 a.m. 0 comments

    Thanks to thousands of books and their new owners, more students at Pellissippi State Community College stand to benefit from scholarships. The annual Faculty Senate Book Sale recently held at all four Pellissippi State campuses raised $7,850, exceeding last year’s ...

  • Register now for Pellissippi State’s May golf tournament fundraiser Published 4/29/2010 at 10:58 a.m. 0 comments

    The month of May is just around the corner. For many, that means it is time to bring out the golf clubs. It’s not too early to register for a golf tournament that promises not only spring fun but also ...

  • Pellissippi State names outstanding students and faculty Published 4/29/2010 at 10:57 a.m. 0 comments

    Pellissippi State Community College recognized outstanding achievements by students and faculty at its 2010 Academic Awards held April 5 in the Clayton Performing Arts Center at the Pellissippi Campus. Faculty member Edward Francisco was honored as the Faculty of the ...

  • Students take charge of their own learning in new Pellissippi State club Published 4/29/2010 at 10:57 a.m. 0 comments

    They want to know about everything—Plato, quantum physics, opera, civil rights—it just never ends. And now they’re inviting the public to enjoy learning something new, too. “Gnosis members are bright and inquisitive students who are taking charge of their own ...

  • Pellissippi State Nursing classroom named for key supporter, Shannondale Published 4/26/2010 at 3:25 p.m. 0 comments

    When Pellissippi State Community College’s new Blount County Campus opens for classes fall semester, its Nursing classroom will bear the name of a trusted long-term-care provider and key community supporter: Shannondale. Administered by Presbyterian Homes of Tennessee, Inc., Shannondale of ...

  • Maryville College introduces new program in ministry and church leadership Published 4/26/2010 at 3:24 p.m. 0 comments

    Faculty at Maryville College recently approved a new certificate program in ministry and church leadership, available to students in all majors. Proposed by the College’s Faith and Learning Committee, the program is designed to equip students with a set of ...

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