Representatives from UMHB and Temple College stand after signing an articulation agreement in July 2018. From left to right are Dr. John Vassar, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at UMHB, Dr. Randy O’Rear, president of UMHB, Dr. Glenda O. Barron, president of Temple College; and Dr. Susan Guzman-Trevino interim vice president for academic affairs at Temple College. 

Temple College, UMHB sign articulation agreement

Temple College and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor have signed an articulation agreement that will make it easier for students who complete an associate degree at Temple College to pursue a bachelor’s degree at UMHB.
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College to host July 18 open house for prospective students and families

Temple College will host an open house for prospective students and their families on Wednesday, July 18, from 5 to 7 p.m.

By Ellen Davis | 
cover of Michael Donahue new book 

Temple College professor publishes second book on George A. Custer

Temple College professor Michael Donahue Is drawing from materials he has gathered over the past 45 years to publish his second book on George A. Custer and the Battle of Little Bighorn. The book is titled Where the Rivers Ran Red – The Indian Fights of George A. Custer.
By Ellen Davis |  Visual Arts

College begins presidential search process

Temple College will begin the search for its new president with a series of meetings for the public and the campus community the week of June 18.
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College accepting applications for new Associate Degree Nursing class

Temple College is now accepting applications for a new Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) class that will begin in January 2019.
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NJCAA Softball Championship 2018 

Softball team wins national championship

The Temple College softball team capped its 20th season in style by winning its first national championship.

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Commencement 2018 

College recognizes 2017-2018 graduates

Temple College recognized nearly 900 students who earned degrees and/or certificates during 2017-2018 at its 2018 commencement ceremony May 12.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

College announces spring 2018 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for spring 2018.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

Two Temple College faculty members honored for outstanding work

Two Temple College faculty members have been selected to receive 2018 awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), an organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning and leadership at community and technical colleges.
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Joshua Lipp with PTK Advisor Lesha Smith 

Temple College student named to 2018 All-Texas Academic Team

Temple College student Joshua Lipp has been named to the 2018 All-Texas Academic Team.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success
Brittany Fossum 

Health professions programs announce 2018 award winners

The health professions programs at Temple College presented more than 20 awards in May to members of their graduating classes.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success
Temple College had a total of eight players named to 2018 All-Conference teams. 

Softball players, coach sweep 2018 All-Conference honors

Temple College scored a clean sweep as the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) announced its 2018 All-Conference Softball Team.
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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
Claudia Turner with students in the Nursing Education Center. 

Nursing professor named 2018 Teacher of the Year

Claudia Turner, a professor of nursing at Temple College, has been selected to receive the school’s 2018 Claudia and W.T. Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award.
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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

College selects firm to lead presidential search

The Temple College Board of Trustees has selected the firm Gold Hill Associates to lead the search for its next president.

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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

Temple College issues RFQ for presidential search firm

Temple College has issued an RFQ for a firm to assist with its upcoming presidential search. The deadline to submit proposals is April 25, 2018.
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Honor society inducts 45 new members

Forty-five Temple College students were inducted March 30, 2018 into the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
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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.
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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.
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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
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.
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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.
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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.
By Ellen Davis |  Music, Student Success

College announces fall 2017 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for fall 2017. To be named to the President’s Honor List, a student must take at least nine semester credit hours and earn at least a 4.0 grade point average. To be named to the Vice President’s Honor List, a student must take at least nine semester credit hours and earn at least a 3.5 grade point average.
By Ellen Davis |  Student Success

Top stories of 2017

2017 brought many changes both on and around Temple College. Here are some of the highlights from the year.
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New PTK officers Daniel Bryson, Erin Mendenhall, Renee Lockwood and Brian Bass are shown in this picture along with former president Darnell Wilson (right) and two representatives from Alpha Gamma Pi at Austin Community College. 

Seventy-five students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Seventy-five Temple College students were inducted in November 2017 as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
college winners - 2017 Central Texas Art Competition 

Winners announced for 38th annual Central Texas Art Competition

Students from five area high schools and four area colleges received awards in the 38th annual Central Texas Art Competition. Nearly 550 entries were submitted for the competition, which is coordinated by the Temple College Visual Arts Department. Works accepted for the competition included paintings, drawings, prints, photography, ceramics, sculpture and jewelry. The juror for the competition was Jeffie Brewer, an assistant professor in the School of Art at Stephen...
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