Category Archives: International

Pellissippi State to host Humphrey Fellows in February, March

Pellissippi State Community College will host two Humphrey Fellows during February and March in an effort to foster understanding about the role of community colleges in the United States. Humphrey Fellows are mid-career professionals from other nations who travel to … Continue reading

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The Arts at Pellissippi State kicks off fall events

Pellissippi State Community College launches a new year of dance, song, culture, art and theatre with the 2013-2014 Arts at Pellissippi State, and the public is invited to take part. “Participation in the arts isn’t only for the artists,” said … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State’s Oct. 4 Pacific Rim Street Fest highlights Asian cultures

Pellissippi State Community College hopes a look at new cultures will prompt the community to look at the world from a new perspective. Pacific Rim Street Fest: A Celebration of Asian Pacific Rim Heritage is slated for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. … Continue reading

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Community invited to Pellissippi State’s Sixth Annual Festival of Cultures

There’s only one place where you can sample food from 16 countries and enjoy performances ranging from Brazilian dance and Irish step to Latin music and West African drum. That place is the Goins Building College Center at the Hardin … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State leads region in manufacturing education and training

Last year, Pellissippi State Community College enhanced its reputation as a leader in manufacturing education, marked the graduation of its first Nursing class, and achieved full state approval for its Nursing program. Nursing is offered at the Blount County Campus … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State hosts visiting Russian professionals

A delegation of 13 visitors from Russia joined Toni McDaniel’s history class last month at Pellissippi State Community College. The group was in Knoxville courtesy of two organizations, the U.S. Congress’ Open World Program and Friendship Force International’s Knoxville chapter. … Continue reading

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