Temple College to host job fair April 25

Temple College is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, April 25, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the
Arnold Student Union. 
By Ellen Davis | 
English faculty members who are among the founding members of the new Temple College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta include (l-r) Kimberly George, Nick Kocurek and Dr. Christopher Krejci, 

Temple College receives charter for English honor society


Temple College has received a charter to have a chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the English honor society for two-year colleges. Seven faculty members and five students have been inducted into the chapter as founding members.

By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

Faculty, students to present April 30 chamber music recital

Faculty and students from the Temple College Music Department will present a free chamber music recital on Thursday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The recital will feature a variety of instrumental groups as well as with several solo performances.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Jazz Combo to present lunchtime concert May 1

The Temple College Jazz Combo is presenting a free lunchtime concert in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre on Tuesday, May 1, at 12:30 p.m.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Voice Studio students to perform May 6

Students in Teri Johnson’s Voice Studio at Temple College are giving a recital Sunday, May 6, at 3 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre.
By Ellen Davis |  Music
Silver Cording Ceremony 2018 

Temple College recognizes 89 students completing the TBI Middle College program

Temple College has recognized 89 area high school students who are completing its Texas Bioscience Institute (TBI) Middle College program in 2018.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

Trustees set tuition and fees for 2018-2019

The new rates for tuition and fees will be $99 per semester credit hour for in-district students, $172 per semester credit hour for out-of-district students, and $252 per semester credit hour for out-of-state and international students.
By Ellen Davis |  News
Banner for spring student art show 

Student Art Exhibition opens April 14

An exhibition featuring the work of students taking visual arts classes at Temple College this spring will be on display in the college’s Visual Arts Gallery beginning April 14.
By Ellen Davis |  Visual Arts

April 17 biology seminar will focus on genetic testing

The Temple College Biology Department and the Temple College Science Club are hosting a seminar on Tuesday, April 17, at 6 p.m. in Room 301 of the Newton Science Building. The seminar will feature a talk by Temple College Biology Professor Kimberley Clawson titled “Direct to Consumer DNA Testing – To Do or Not to Do?“

By Ellen Davis | 

Chorale presenting P.D.Q. Bach concert April 10

The Temple College Chorale will present a concert titled “The Satirical Stylings of P.D.Q. Bach” on Tuesday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center.
By Ellen Davis |  Music
Julie Giroux 

Award-winning composer to lecture, conduct at Temple College

Award-winning composer Julie Giroux will speak at Temple College April 13 and conduct an April 14 concert performed by the Temple College Symphonic Band.
By Ellen Davis |  Music
The Temple Junior College yearbook, known as the Templar, was published between 1927 and 1980. 

Temple College yearbooks now available online

A recently completed project will make it easier for those who would like to relive memories of their years at Temple Junior College (now Temple College) or who have an interest in the college’s history.
By Ellen Davis | 
Career Coach Annette Hedderly works with a student in the Career Counseling Center. 

Career counseling moves to new location

Temple College’s career counseling service, which started in fall 2017, has moved to a more convenient location.
By Ellen Davis | 
Temple College Orchestra 

Orchestra to perform ‘Beethoven and Beyond’ April 3

The Temple College Orchestra will perform a concert titled “Beethoven and Beyond” on Tuesday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

28th annual Temple College Jazz Festival takes the stage March 22-24

The 28th Annual Temple College Jazz Festival will take place March 22-24 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the Temple College main campus. The annual event has gained a reputation as one of the best jazz festivals in the southwestern United States, bringing together top professional artists,
By Ellen Davis |  Music
J.R. Adams 

Basketball players earn All-Conference honors

Eight Temple College basketball players earned 2017-18 season honors from the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC).
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

College to host faculty job fair March 22

Temple College is hosting a faculty job fair Thursday, March 22, from 4-7 p.m. The college is looking for additional full-time and part-time faculty members to teach general academic courses, health professions courses and continuing education courses.
By Ellen Davis | 
Paramedic students practice using the new augmented reality system. 

Temple College first in the country to use new augmented reality system for training future healthcare providers

Temple College paramedic students are among the first in the country to use a new “augmented reality” system to aid in their training.
By Ellen Davis | 
Claudia Turner 

Nursing professor among the first recipients of new national award

Claudia Turner Claudia Turner, a professor of nursing at Temple College, will be among the first recipients of the Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty recognition presented by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC).
By Ellen Davis | 

Business & Continuing Education announces spring healthcare courses

The Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division is offering courses this spring to train people for careers in five healthcare-related areas: Dietary Management, EKG Technician, Medical Billing & Coding, Phlebotomy Technician and Pharmacy Technician.
By Ellen Davis | 

Music instructor to give free organ concert Feb. 25

Dr. Leon Couch III Temple College music instructor Dr. Leon W. Couch III will give a free organ concert Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 102 N. 2nd St. in Temple. The concert is titled “The French Connection” and will feature a variety of French keyboard works from the 17th to 20th centuries.
By Ellen Davis |  Music
Students in entrepreneurship class 

New class teaches entrepreneurship to ESL students

The Temple College Adult Education and Literacy Department is now offering an entrepreneurship class for students enrolled in its English as a Second Language (ESL) program.
By Ellen Davis | 

Temple College accepting applications for Associate Degree Nursing program

Temple College is now accepting applications for its next Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) class, which will begin in fall 2018. The Associate Degree Nursing program is a two-year program that leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree and allows graduates to apply to take the state licensing exams for registered nursing (RN).
By Ellen Davis | 
Students selected to perform with All-State music groups, 20188 

Temple College students to perform with 2018 All-State music ensembles

Twelve students from Temple College will perform with All-State music ensembles in February 2018. Four students were selected to perform with the Texas Two-Year College Choir Director’s Association Choir and eight students were selected to perform with the Texas Two-Year College Band Director’s Association Symphonic Band. Both ensembles will rehearse and perform in San Antonio as part of the 2018 Texas Music Educators’ Association Conference Feb. 14-17. …
By Ellen Davis |  Music, Student Success
souvenirs de Paris 

Gallery exhibit will feature artwork created in Paris and Texas

An exhibit titled “Paris – Texas” will be on display in the gallery of the Temple College Visual Arts Complex beginning Jan. 27.
By Ellen Davis |  Visual Arts

Guitar instructor to give recital Feb. 6

Guitar instructor Jacob Wise will give a recital Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert will feature original compositions by Wise, as well as jazz classics by Thelonious Monk and Chick Corea.
By Ellen Davis |  Music