Twenty-eight students make NTJCAC All-Academic Team for Fall 2020

Twenty-eight student-athletes from Temple College have been named to the Northern Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) All-Academic Team for the Fall 2020 semester.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

College announces fall 2020 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for fall 2020.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Chemistry professor Philip Friedman is back in the classrooms where he started as a student.

Former student returns to teach chemistry

Ever since he can remember, Philip Friedman wanted to be a chemistry teacher. He got his first taste of college chemistry classes when he attended Temple College as a student in the Texas Bioscience Institute Middle College program. Today, Friedman is back at Temple College teaching students in the same program.

By Ellen Davis |Faculty, Student Success

Thirty-six students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Thirty-six Temple College students were inducted into the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) during the fall 2020 semester.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Theresa Anthony (center) poses with other members of the Temple College PTK chapter after the chapter earned the award for Most Improved Chapter in Texas in 2020. Anthony served as president of the chapter in 2019-2020.

Honor society membership transforms student’s life

Leadership position in Phi Theta Kappa opens up a world of opportunities for Theresa Anthony – including a full scholarship to Texas A&M University-Central Texas
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Jackie Spann

Health professions programs announce 2020 award winners

The health professions programs at Temple College honored their top graduates in May with a variety of awards.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
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Seventy-eight students inducted into PTK honor society

Seventy-eight Temple College students have been inducted this spring into the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Clifton Ellis stands with former men’s basketball coach Kirby Johnson at Johnson’s last game in February 2020. Ellis played under Johnson from 1995-1997 and has been named to succeed him.

Former player named new men’s basketball coach

Longtime Temple College men’s basketball coach Kirby Johnson will be succeeded by a coach he helped develop.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Nine Temple College players make NTJCAC Academic All-Conference Team for 2019-2020

Nine student-athletes from Temple College have been named to the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) Academic All-Conference Team for 2019-2020.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Students and faculty members who attended the 2020 Texas Academy of Science meeting pose for a group photo.

Biology students, faculty members present research at statewide meeting

Four Temple College students and two faculty members presented research at the 2020 Texas Academy of Science meeting in March.

By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Khai Nguyen was one of two Temple College students honored at the 2019 All-Texas Academic Team Medallion Ceremony at UT-Arlington. (Photo by Ellman Photography)

Temple College students named to 2019 All-Texas Academic Team

Temple College students Khai Nguyen and Gladys Uwakweh were named to the 2019 All-Texas Academic Team.
Max Puls

Seven students earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards for 2018-19

Seven students from Temple College received Academic Student-Athlete Awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for the 2018-2019 academic year.

College announces summer 2019 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for summer 2019.
Breanna Hernandez

Softball players earn All-American honors

Two Temple College softball players have been named to 2019 NJCAA Division 1 Softball All-America teams.

By Ellen Davis |Student Success

College announces spring 2019 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for spring 2019.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Christi Grisham

Health professions programs present 2018-2019 awards

The health professions programs at Temple College presented a variety of awards in May to members of their graduating classes.
Breanna Hernandez

Softball players, coach earn All-Conference honors

Breanna Hernandez has been named Co-Pitcher of the Year for the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) and coach Kristen Zaleski has been named the conference’s Co-Coach of the Year. Five other players from Temple College were named to the conference’s 2019 All-Conference First Team.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

College announces fall 2018 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for fall 2018.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Photo cutline: Temple College students who have been selected to perform with 2019 All-State music ensembles include: Front row (l-r): Nan Cryar (piano), Greg Madrid (bass), Alondra Salazar (soprano), Idalia Medina (horn), Deon Byrd (euphonium) and Shelby Avants (bassoon). Back row (l-r): Zach Zajicek (percussion), Kennedy Hogan (clarinet), Juan Morales (tenor), Braedon Avants (percussion) and Adam Anderson (tenor). Not pictured are Alex Alvarado and Damond Portillo.

Temple College students selected to perform with 2019 All-State music ensembles

Students from Temple College have been selected to perform with three different All-State music ensembles in 2019.

By Ellen Davis |Music, Student Success

48 students inducted into PTK honor society

Forty-eight Temple College students were inducted Dec. 1 into the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

College announces summer 2018 honor lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for summer 2018
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Diamond Ford

Temple College student named Military Leaders of Promise Scholar

Temple College student Diamond Ford has been named a 2018 Coca-Cola Military Leaders of Promise Scholar – an honor that comes with a $1,000 scholarship.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
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
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.

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
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
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
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
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

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.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
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
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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
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.
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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...
By Ellen Davis |Student Success, Visual Arts

Temple College announces summer 2017 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for summer 2017.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Eighteen students earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards for 2016-17

Eighteen students from Temple College received Academic Student-Athlete Awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for the 2016-2017 academic year.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Jordan Pickett

Former player returns to coach volleyball team

In 2011-2012, Jordan Pickett helped lead the Temple College volleyball team to a 23-20 record, the NJCAA Region V Tournament Championship, and a berth in the NJCAA National Tournament. This fall, she will be back at the college coaching the team she used to play on, and trying to change the lives of students the same way she says her life was changed at Temple College.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

‘Dreams are possible,’ 32-year-old GED recipient says

At age 32, Amanda Stanbery accomplished something she had wanted to do for 15 years – she earned her high school diploma.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces Spring 2017 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the spring 2017 semester.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces 2017 graduates

Temple College presented more than 900 degrees and certificates at its 2017 commencement ceremonies in May.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Health professions students receive awards

Five health professions programs at Temple College presented awards in May 2017 to members of their graduating classes.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Billie Logiudice

Graduation her “proudest achievement” for Hutto mother of four

In her late 30s, Billie Logiudice was left with four children to support and only a high school education. Fortunately for her, the East Williamson County Higher Education Center (EWCHEC) had just opened its new facility in her hometown of Hutto.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Sixty-three students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Sixty-three Temple College students were inducted in April 2017 as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College students named to 2017 All-Texas Academic Team

Two Temple College students have been named to the 2017 All-Texas Academic Team.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College recognizes area high school students completing the Texas Bioscience Institute program

Temple College recognized 78 area high school students who are completing its Texas Bioscience Institute (TBI) program April 12.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College students presenting research at statewide science meeting

Two current or former Temple College students will be presenting research at the 2017 meeting of the Texas Academy of Science, which will be held March 3-5 in Belton.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College students to perform with 2017 All-State music ensembles

Thirteen students from Temple College will perform with All-State music ensembles in February.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success
Abigail TePoel

Surgical Technology graduate to use her skills on a mission trip to Guatemala

Abigail TePoel says one of the main reasons she went into the medical field was to be able to participate in medical mission trips. Less than one year after graduating from Temple College, she is going on her first such trip.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces fall 2016 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the fall 2016 semester.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Honor society inducts 31 new members

Thirty-one Temple College students were inducted this month as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Winners announced for 37th annual Central Texas Art Competition

Students from 10 area high schools and colleges received awards in the 37th annual Central Texas Art Competition.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces summer 2016 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for summer 2016.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Eight students earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards

Eight students from Temple College have received Academic Student-Athlete Awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for the 2015-2016 academic year.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces Spring 2016 Honor Lists

Temple College has announced its honor lists for the spring 2016 semester.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Health professions programs present 2016 awards

Five health professions programs at Temple College presented awards in May to members of their graduating classes.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College announces 2016 graduates

Temple College presented nearly 1,000 students with either associate degrees or certificates of completion at its 90th commencement ceremonies in May. 
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College honors area high school students completing the Texas Bioscience Institute program

Temple College will be honoring 74 graduating high school seniors April 20 who have completed its Texas Bioscience Institute (TBI) program.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success

Temple College students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Seventy-two Temple College students were inducted in April as members of the Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society for students in two-year colleges.
By Ellen Davis |Student Success