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Archived TMCC news releases for 2013.

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NewsTMCC Theater is Looking for Knights Who Say Ni

Announcing open auditions for this spring's musical.

Dec 19, 2013

NewsPhi Theta Kappa Chapter to be Showcased on National PTK Website

TMCC's PTK members' photos will appear in the spring.

Dec 18, 2013

NewsPart-Time Instructors Needed

Interested in teaching? TMCC is looking for qualified part-time instructors.

Dec 11, 2013

NewsDETR Awards Grant to TMCC for Innovative Job Prep Program

First-time students and unemployed northern Nevadans will benefit from the Jacobs Presidential Scholars Program.

Dec 10, 2013

NewsDual Credit Courses Offered for High School Students

Students may earn credit towards high school graduation when enrolling in pre-approved college courses.

Nov 19, 2013

NewsWinter and Spring Semester Registration Begins

Courses will conclude before spring semester classes begin. Register now.

Nov 13, 2013

NewsHoliday Food Drive Collection Bins at TMCC

Donate food in one of the barrels through Dec. 11, and feed a hungry family for the holidays.

Nov 4, 2013

NewsNew Gift Takes Health Science Center to 50% Funding

The Herb and Maxine Jacobs Foundation pledges a challenge gift for capital campaign.

Nov 4, 2013

NewsVeterans' Day Ceremony to be Held Nov. 7

The college will host a program at the Dandini Campus to honor veterans.

Nov 1, 2013

NewsArt Galleries Present Artist Talk Reception and Fall Exhibitions

Six new exhibitions open Nov. 1 in TMCC Art Galleries.

Oct 29, 2013

News“Mad Professors” Present Panel Discussion on Monsters

A cross-discipline panel of professors will discuss all manner of creepy things: do they exist?

Oct 28, 2013

NewsShark Tank Competition Presented by E-Club

Cash prizes are offered in first annual competition for students with business dreams.

Oct 24, 2013

NewsStudent Internships Available

Apply today to be considered for an internship in the spring.

Oct 23, 2013

NewsRadiology Graduates Pass Exams

All Radiology Technology graduates who took national exams passed.

Oct 23, 2013

NewsRape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Training Offered

Women ages 13 and older are invited to enroll in training courses.

Oct 11, 2013

NewsMusical Theatre Program Presents RENT

Students will perform award-winning musical in edgy, acoustic style.

Oct 8, 2013

NewsLegacy Scholarship Dinner Honors Students and Donors

Over 350 students were awarded scholarships from the TMCC Foundation.

Oct 7, 2013

NewsJob Preparation Center Presents Resume Reviews and Job Fair

Students looking for a job can get assistance with resumes and meet local employers.

Oct 3, 2013

NewsGraduates Prepared for Jobs in the Community

Veterinary tech graduates complete national exams with 100% pass rate.

Sep 30, 2013

NewsSenior and Family Night Event for Interested Students

Washoe County high school seniors and their families are invited to attend Senior and Family Night on Wed., Oct. 2.

Sep 27, 2013

NewsGrand Opening of Pennington Dental Wing

A gift from the William N. Pennington Foundation funded renovation and technology upgrades at TMCC.

Sep 26, 2013

NewsManufacturing Education EXPO Comes to TMCC

Celebrating National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 3, students are invited to learn more about good-paying jobs.

Sep 25, 2013

NewsThe Echo Newspaper Boasts New Online Edition

Student newspaper has upgraded to a new online presence in fall 2013.

Sep 23, 2013

NewsUS Department of Labor Awards TMCC $3.2 Million Grant

The US Department of Labor will fund the creation of new certificate programs.

Sep 19, 2013

NewsArt Galleries to Hold Opening Reception Sept. 25

The TMCC Art Gallery will hold a free artists' reception on Sept. 25, 5 p.m.

Sep 18, 2013

NewsAdventurer and Author Featured in Speaker Series

Adventurer, author featured in speaker series, Sept. 19.

Sep 18, 2013

NewsRegister Now For Fall Late-Start Classes

TMCC offers classes that begin at various dates during the fall semester.

Sep 18, 2013

NewsTMCC Receives $2 Million from Redfield Foundation

The TMCC Foundation receives $2 million from Redfield Foundation to help build a health science center.

Sep 18, 2013

NewsRegister Today for Classes

Registration for summer and fall classes at Truckee Meadows Community College is under way.

Sep 17, 2013

NewsTMCC Awarded $160,000 Geothermal Scholarships

TMCC awarded more than $160,000 to fund 10 new scholarship students in Geothermal Plant Operator program.

Sep 17, 2013

NewsHispanic Heritage Month Lunch Event, Monday, Sept. 16

Notable members of our community will gather to celebrate.

Sep 14, 2013

NewsAttend Welcome Week Events, Sept. 9-12

The SGA has planned a week of great events for students.

Sep 13, 2013

NewsTMCC to host business studies orientation on Sept. 13

Join TMCC's Division of Business for O-Day event.

Sep 12, 2013

NewsCommencement 2013 DVDs and Photos

TMCC is offering DVDs of the entire Commencement 2013 ceremony for $10. Order yours today.

Aug 10, 2013

NewsTMCC Awarded $2.25 Million from EDA Grant

US Economic Development Administration awards funds to renovate TMCC's IGT Applied Technology Center.

Jul 18, 2013

NewsApply Today for 2013-2014 Scholarships

Looking for ways to pay for your education? Apply now for a TMCC scholarship. It’s never been easier!

Jun 10, 2013

NewsPriority Deadline for 2013-14 Scholarship Application - June 1

Looking for ways to pay for your education? Apply now for a TMCC scholarship.

May 24, 2013

NewsRoad Construction Near Dandini Campus Beginning May 22

Road construction near TMCC's Dandini campus will begin on Wednesday, May 22 and continue into early August.

May 24, 2013

NewsCommencement Information and Graduation List

Congratulations to TMCC's graduates for Fall 2012, Spring 2013 and Summer 2013.

May 23, 2013

NewsTMCC closed in observance of Memorial Day

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) will be closed Mondayv, May 27 in honor of Memorial Day.

May 22, 2013

NewsCommencement Week Activities

Truckee Meadows Community College will hold their annual commencement ceremony Friday, May 24, 10 a.m.

May 20, 2013

NewsAudition for RENT

RENT Auditions: We are going to stage in a new, edgy, dance-filled, acoustic "unplugged", yet tech-filled fashion.

May 16, 2013

NewsNew Web Design Certificate

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) will offer a new Certificate of Achievement in Web Design beginning June 2013.

May 16, 2013

NewsTake our Student Space Survey

TMCC is in the process of updating the Facilities Master Plan.

May 13, 2013

NewsTMCC/NSC Nursing Partnership

Truckee Meadows Community College and Nevada State College form nursing articulation agreement.

May 13, 2013

NewsSolar/Geothermal Expo

TMCC will participate in the Solar Power/Geothermal Expo at Western Nevada Supply tomorrow.

May 9, 2013

NewsEngineering Professor Ann-Marie Vollstedt Wins ASEE Award

TMCC professor Ann-Marie Vollstedt was honored by the ASEE with the Outstanding Community College Educator Award.

May 6, 2013

NewsTMCC Student Wins in Governor's Cup Business Plan Competition

TMCC business student Michael Nesbitt was part of a team that won $10,000 in the recent Governor's Cup.

May 6, 2013

NewsTMCC Students Win Medals in Nevada SkillsUSA Competition

TMCC automotive student, Wyatt Ziebell, won the gold medal for automotive service technology.

May 6, 2013

NewsStudy Politics and Pop Culture

Are you interested in pop culture?

Apr 29, 2013

NewsFree Blood Pressure Testing

The TMCC Maxine S. Jacobs Student Nurses Association (MSJ SNA) will hold a free blood pressure (BP) check.

Apr 29, 2013

NewsBoston Benefit Event: Tuesday, April 30

Students from many TMCC clubs will host a benefit event to raise money for victims of the Boston Marathon Bombing.

Apr 25, 2013

NewsColors for Causes BBQ Event TODAY, April 24

Bring a towel and a change of clothes today, and plan to have some fun on the Plaza today from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.!

Apr 24, 2013

NewsStudent Financial Literacy Program Meeting, April 25

The new TMCC Financial Literacy Program will be run by students, for students.

Apr 24, 2013

NewsTMCC presents The Who's Tommy

TMCC's Musical Theater program presents: AN AMAZING ROCK OPERA, The Who’s TOMMY.

Apr 18, 2013

NewsACCUPLACER testing: Saturday, April 27 from 9 - 11:30 am

TMCC's testing services will be offering the ACCUPLACER placement test on Saturday, April 27.

Apr 18, 2013

NewsBlood Drive, April 18 in Student Center

TMCC SGA will be hosting their spring Blood Drive this Thursday, April 18 from 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Apr 15, 2013

NewsTMCC Students Create Animated Commercial

Students have produced an animated commercial to highlight some of the programs at its Applied Technology Center.

Apr 11, 2013

NewsGive Kids a Smile Day, April 20

Free dental exams, check-up x-rays, cleanings, sealants and fluoride treatments will be provided by dental assisting and

Apr 5, 2013

NewsTMCC announces 39th Annual Student Art and Design Exhibition

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) welcomes its annual student art exhibition, which will be on display April 8 th

Apr 4, 2013

NewsDistinguished Speaker Series event, April 3, features PBS' Nature

TMCC welcomes Fred Kaufman as the next presenter in the Distinguished Speaker Series (DSS) on Wednesday, April 3.

Apr 2, 2013

NewsTwo TMCC Clubs Partner Up to Empower Homeless Youth

Youth from Project Solution will play three 8-minute 3-on-3 games with the Reno Bighorns.

Apr 2, 2013

NewsSGA Elections This Week

Don't forget to vote in the Student Government Association elections this week.

Apr 1, 2013

NewsApply to TMCC by Aug. 9

You must apply to TMCC by August 9, 2013...

Mar 30, 2013

NewsFree Financial Workshops

Learn about wealth preservation and financial management

Mar 29, 2013

NewsThe TMCC Writers' Conference is April 27

Register today for the TMCC Writers' Conference!

Mar 29, 2013

NewsGraduation Applications Due Monday, April 1

Students who wish to graduate in spring 2013 must submit the graduation application by Monday, April 1.

Mar 28, 2013

NewsGraduation and Transfer Day Event, Wed. March 27

Plan to attend TMCC's Graduation and Transfer Day Event on Wednesday, March 27 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Mar 26, 2013

NewsTMCC Presents Eleanor Roosevelt Chautauqua Event

In celebration of Women's History Month, the TMCC Library Committee will hold a Chautauqua event of Eleanor Roosevelt.

Mar 22, 2013

NewsSpring Break March 16-22

Limited services will be available at all campuses during spring break.

Mar 14, 2013

NewsCelebrate Pi Day Activities Today, 3.14

TMCC's Tutoring and Learning Center invites you to celebrate Pi Day today.

Mar 14, 2013

NewsStudent Competitions Offer Cash Prizes

There are currently a few ways for TMCC students to earn cash prizes by entering student competitions.

Mar 14, 2013

NewsTMCC student takes gold at Central American Games in Costa Rica

TMCC students won gold medals in the Saber Fencing event at the Central American Games in Costa Rica.

Mar 14, 2013

NewsLearn about entrepreneurial ideas on March 27

The TMCC Entrepreneurship Club is hosting a free speaking event for students and the public.

Mar 11, 2013

NewsTMCC students take home 14 ADDY Awards at local competition

Graphic communications students at TMCC racked up 14 local Student ADDY Awards from the 2013 ADDY Awards Ceremony.

Mar 7, 2013

NewsDental Hygiene Program Informational Meeting: Monday, March 4

Join us for an Applicant's Evening event on Monday, March 4 at 6 p.m. on the Dandini Campus, Sierra 108.

Mar 1, 2013

NewsParamedic Program Seeking Applicants

TMCC is currently undergoing the accreditation process with COAEMSP and is awaiting a site visit.

Mar 1, 2013

NewsNominations Open for Teacher of the Year

Nominations are being accepted now through Monday, March 4 at 8 p.m. for TMCC's Teacher of the Year Award.

Feb 28, 2013

NewsReno Bighorns Hosts Career Fair for TMCC Students, Sat. March 9

If you are looking for a job, plan to attend the Reno Bighorns Career Fair on Sat., March 9 at the Reno Events Center.

Feb 25, 2013

NewsChanges Ahead for GED Testing

Students planning to take a GED test this year, please note: 2013 is the final year for paper-based GED testing.

Feb 25, 2013

NewsStudent Government Association Applications Due March 1

Make a difference at TMCC and run for the Student Government Association.

Feb 25, 2013

NewsGEAR UP Program welcomed Vaughn Middle School students to TMCC

TMCC welcomed 150 students from Vaughn Middle School for a guided tour and variety of student success seminars.

Feb 21, 2013

NewsSocial justice panel discussion and reception, Wed. Feb. 20, 2 p.m.

A panel of TMCC faculty members will lead a discussion on social justice in their respective fields.

Feb 19, 2013

NewsACCUPLACER testing: Saturday, Feb. 23 from 9 - 11:30 am

TMCC's testing services will be offering the ACCUPLACER placement test on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am.

Feb 19, 2013

NewsPresident's Day campus closures, Saturday, Feb. 16 - Monday, Feb. 18

In observance of President's Day, TMCC will be closed Saturday, Feb. 16 through Monday, Feb. 18.

Feb 11, 2013

NewsLast day to receive 50% refund for Spring classes: Friday, Feb. 15

The last day to recieve a 50% refund for full-term Spring 2013 classes is Friday, February 15 by 5 p.m.

Feb 11, 2013

NewsTMCC students awarded $2,500 in scholarships from Hunter Irrigation

Congratulations to TMCC Architecture Design students Jazmine Quezada and Matthew Hurst.

Feb 8, 2013

NewsSign Up for a Late Start Class Now

TMCC will offer late start classes that will begin after February. 1.

Feb 1, 2013

NewsAdd/drop class deadline extended to Saturday, Feb. 2

TMCC is extending the deadline to add and/or drop classes to Saturday, Feb. 2.

Feb 1, 2013

NewsInternships Available - Sign Up by Feb. 8

It's not too late to apply for the 2013 Scholarship Intern Program. Deadline for application is extended to February 8.

Jan 30, 2013

NewsTMCC Closed Jan. 19-21

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) will be closed Saturday, Jan. 19 through Monday, Jan. 21.

Jan 18, 2013

NewsRTC offers discounted bus passes for TMCC students

The Regional Transportation Commission is selling semester bus passes for a discounted rate of $115 for TMCC students.

Jan 17, 2013

NewsPhi Theta Kappa feeds and clothes Reno’s homeless

TMCC’s PTK honors society group partnered with the We Care Volunteer group to serve hot food to 130 of Reno’s homeless.

Jan 17, 2013

NewsRedfield Open House Tonight

The TMCC Redfield Campus will host an open house tonight, Jan. 17, 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Jan 17, 2013

NewsArt Gallery opening reception, Wed. Feb. 6, 5 p.m.

Join the TMCC community for an opening reception for the “Met in Metal” exhibit.

Jan 16, 2013

NewsEnglish for Health Careers course offered to non-native English speakers

Are you a non-native English speaker interested in working in a medical field?

Jan 14, 2013

NewsSpring 2013 registration open for new and returning students

TMCC's registration for spring 2013 is now open.

Jan 9, 2013

NewsCollege transition course info for non-native English speakers

The course will help students adjust to the college environment and the learning process.

Jan 9, 2013

NewsACCUPLACER testing, Saturday 1/12 from 9 - 11:30 am

TMCC's testing services will be offering the ACCUPLACER placement test on Saturday, Jan. 12.

Jan 7, 2013

NewsTMCC and GBC offer joint online classes for Spring 2013 semester

TMCC has partnered with Great Basin College (GBC) to offer online classes to students from both campuses.

Jan 7, 2013

NewsNew interim VP of academic affairs announced

TMCC welcomes Jane A. Nichols, Ph. D., as interim vice president of academic affairs.

Jan 7, 2013