Category Archives: Strawberry Plains

Pellissippi State: High-schoolers invited to Creative Writer’s Workshop

Pellissippi State Community College invites local high school students to a Creative Writer’s Workshop Saturday, April 12, at the Strawberry Plains Campus. The workshop is a free all-day event designed for current high school students who wish to gain experience … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State hosting adjunct faculty recruiting fairs

Pellissippi State Community College has scheduled adjunct faculty recruiting fairs at two of its site campuses: the Blount County Campus on March 27 and the Strawberry Plains Campus on April 22. “Pellissippi State relies heavily on a professional, experienced, well-trained … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State plans open houses at site campuses

Pellissippi State Community College will host open houses at each of its site campuses this month and next. The events are free and open to all prospective students and their families. “These open houses allow students to meet with Admissions … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State hosts Young Inventors Fair

Young inventors are invited to bring their creations, innovations and science fair projects to Pellissippi State Community College for the Third Annual Young Inventors Fair Saturday, Feb. 15. The Young Inventors Fair is noon-5 at the Strawberry Plains Campus, 7201 … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State campuses host free Black History Month events

Pellissippi State Community College is celebrating Black History Month with numerous events at its five campuses throughout February. Activities are free and the community is invited. The Magnolia Avenue Campus starts the month-long activities with “Healthy Pelli: Campus Health Fair,” … Continue reading

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National Day on Writing: Pellissippi State to host bestselling author Schoenewaldt

USA Today bestselling author Pamela Schoenewaldt will be at Pellissippi State Community College’s Strawberry Plains Campus Monday, Oct. 21, to promote the love of language and literature. Schoenewaldt, author of “When We Were Strangers” and “Swimming in the Moon,” presents … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State recognizes veterans during Civic Engagement Week

Pellissippi State Community College is placing special emphasis on veteran fellowship and veteran strength with a planned Civic Engagement Week Sept. 10-17. “Civic Engagement Week is about promoting a culture of altruism among our students. This year, the focus of … Continue reading

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Carter High School to host ‘Registration Days’ for Pellissippi State

Pellissippi State Community College is reaching out to community members in East Knox County through its newly opened Strawberry Plains Campus and will host summer registration days for prospective college students at Carter High School. “‘Registration Days’ at Carter High … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Randy Boyd honored with statewide philanthropy award

Randy Boyd, president and CEO of PetSafe, has been honored by Pellissippi State Community College as a recipient of the 2013 Regents Award for Excellence in Philanthropy. The award, bestowed annually by the Tennessee Board of Regents, recognizes individuals who … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State offers two open houses, chances to win a scholarship

Members of the community are invited to attend open houses at the Magnolia Avenue Campus and Strawberry Plains Campus of Pellissippi State Community College in early March. Both events offer information for potential students, as well as a chance to … Continue reading

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