Category Archives: Magnolia Avenue

Film festival returns to Pellissippi State with screenings at all five campuses

With theater screenings at all five Knox and Blount county campuses of Pellissippi State Community College, East Tennessee film enthusiasts will have a myriad of viewing options during the upcoming seventh annual Southern Appalachian Film Festival. Scheduled for Nov. 12-17, … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State Nursing degree program receives full approval from state board

Pellissippi State Community College’s Nursing program has received full approval for its associate’s degree from the Tennessee Department of Health’s Board of Nursing. The state board voted on the approval Aug. 22 in Nashville. The accomplishment sets the stage for … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Rep. Armstrong speaks at Magnolia site for Civic Engagement Week

In honor of Constitution Day, on Monday, Sept. 17, Pellissippi State Community College will host State Rep. Joe Armstrong at the Magnolia Avenue Campus, 1610 E. Magnolia Ave. Armstrong will talk about the rights and responsibilities of citizens. The public … Continue reading

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Learn more about East Tennessee volunteer opportunities at Pellissippi State’s volunteer resource fair

Pellissippi State Community College will host a volunteer resource fair, Call to Service (C2S), on Sept. 12 to introduce members of the community and students interested in learning about regional volunteer opportunities to local nonprofit agencies seeking volunteers. More than … Continue reading

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Register to vote at Pellissippi State

Are you registered to vote in November’s state and federal elections? If not, Pellissippi State Community College is making it easier and more convenient by offering voter registration at all five campuses Sept. 11-14. The activities are part of the … Continue reading

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Celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday at Pellissippi State’s Magnolia Avenue Campus

The Brits will be celebrating William Shakespeare’s 448th birthday this month, and so can you. The Magnolia Avenue Campus Drama Club of Pellissippi State Community College invites the public to enjoy “Scattered Shakespeare,” a presentation of favorite scenes from the … Continue reading

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Meet Liberian artist/restaurateur at Pellissippi State

Those who regularly dine at the Palavah Hut on Magnolia Avenue know that they’ll be served traditional Liberian food by Hawa Ware and her family, and they may even be aware that Ware is an artist. What they likely don’t … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State’s Magnolia Avenue Campus hosts Feb. 17 electronics recycling event

Every year, tons of discarded TVs, computers, keyboards and cell phones wind up in U.S. landfills. Pellissippi State Community College aims to reduce this waste with an electronics recycling event on Feb. 17 at the Magnolia Avenue Campus. The “e-cycle” … Continue reading

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Public invited to Pellissippi State’s Feb. 8 ‘Healthy Pelli’ Health Fair

Members of the community interested in monitoring and improving their health will benefit from the “Healthy Pelli” Health Fair hosted on Feb. 8 by Pellissippi State Community College’ Magnolia Avenue Campus. Designed to bring free health screenings, tips for good … Continue reading

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