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TJC Alumni Awards Dinner honors five outstanding individuals

Feb 29, 2016 by

TJC honored five outstanding individuals at the annual Alumni Awards Dinner held during 2015 Homecoming Week activities. The awards program recognizes outstanding alumni and friends of the college for achievements in their industry, profession, life’s work or service to TJC. The 2015 honorees were: Barbara Bass ’81, Distinguished Alumna Award; Gene Branum, retired TJC professor, […]

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A Truly Community Project: Contributors give generously to new Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center

Aug 06, 2015 by

Tyler Junior College’s new Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center isn’t just an enormous, new, state-of-the-art healthcare training facility. It’s a tribute to what happens when a community truly believes in and throws its considerable support behind the college’s mission. The center is the most ambitious capital project in TJC’s 88-year history, and […]

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TJC Alumni Association honors alumni award recipients

Mar 30, 2015 by

The Tyler Junior College Alumni Association honored the 2014 alumni award recipients during the annual TJC Alumni Awards Dinner on Oct. 24. This year’s TJC Alumni Awards honorees were: Ben Sutton ’48, Distinguished Alumni Award; Dick Johns ’48, Special Recognition Award; and Literacy Council of Tyler, Apache Spirit. Ben Sutton ’48 Distinguished Alumni Award The […]

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Brick campaign helps Pave the Way to the future

Mar 30, 2015

An engraved brick is a wonderful way to honor TJC graduates, alumni, faculty members, friends or loved ones, and helps Pave the Way for future students. In January 2015, TJC opened the Robert  M. Rogers Nursing and Health Sciences Center, the most ambitious project in TJC’s 89-year history. For a donation to the TJC Foundation […]

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Apache Belles conducting Save-Our-Plate campaign

Mar 30, 2015

Along with more than 50 other specialty license plates across the state, the Apache Belles plate could be facing extinction. Specialty plates that do not meet the minimum of 200 plates actively in use over a given year are at risk of being permanently removed from the program, according to a My Plates news release […]

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Message From the TJC Alumni Association

Mar 30, 2015

Dear Fellow Apaches, It is definitely a privilege to serve as your president of the Tyler Junior College Alumni Association. I made my best friends and some of my best memories at Tyler Junior College. This awesome educational opportunity allowed me to pursue my bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business leading to a highly successful […]

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LETTERMAN GOLD KICK-OFF • APRIL 10 • CASCADES MARINA

Jul 23, 2014
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Apache Band Gold event honors Mensches, McGowan for decade of excellence

Jul 23, 2014

Rarely does someone come along who totally transforms a program and leads it to never-before-seen heights. In the case of the TJC Apache Band, that unlikely event happened with not one or two, but three individuals! Call it “the perfect storm” of directors, if you will. Tom Mensch, Heather Mensch and Tom McGowan, music educators […]

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Athletics alumni kick off Letterman Gold chapter with event at Cascades marina

Jul 23, 2014

The first Letterman Gold alumni chapter launched April 10 with a kick-off event at the Marina at The Cascades Country Club in Tyler. Designed for all former athletes from all sports, the chapter will give alumni an opportunity for fellowship and networking, as well as provide a venue to support Apache Athletics. Letterman Gold will […]

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Alumni awards dinner kicks off TJC Homecoming activities

Jan 06, 2014

Four alumni who have contributed to the College and to the Tyler community were honored Friday, Oct. 25, at the annual TJC Alumni Association Awards Dinner, as part of annual homecoming activities. Honored this year were: Mary Payne Lowe ’62, Distinguished Alumna Award (the highest award given to an alumnus); Dr. Paul Powell, Black and […]

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