Monthly Archives: November 2013

Pellissippi State plans New Student Orientation sessions

Preparing to attend Pellissippi State Community College during the spring 2014 semester? Make plans now to attend a New Student Orientation session. The free sessions are required of all first-time degree-seeking freshmen. Orientation also is recommended for transfer students and … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State, WordPlayers present ‘Junie B.’ holiday production

Pellissippi State Community College and The WordPlayers will present “Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” Dec. 13-14, in a theatre production that promises fun for the whole family. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and 2 and … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State honors couple on National Philanthropy Day

Pellissippi State Community College and the Pellissippi State Foundation honored Joe and Judy Johnson at a National Philanthropy Day celebration Nov. 14. Joe and Judy Johnson are longtime supporters of Pellissippi State. Joe was chairman of the Foundation’s Board of … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Popular Holiday Spectacular launches complimentary tickets to ensure seating

Enjoy holiday cheer and entertain your hopes for a white Christmas at Pellissippi State Community College’s hugely popular Holiday Spectacular musical concert, offered in two performances, 6 and 8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5. Part of Pellissippi State’s Music Concert Series, … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State, APSU partner to help working adults earn four-year Engineering Tech degree

Fifteen students at Pellissippi State Community College are enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in Engineering Technology this fall. The new program, a partnership between Pellissippi State and Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, is designed to support working adults … Continue reading

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Faculty exhibit photographic works this Thursday at Pellissippi State

Be inspired by the photographic talents of Pellissippi State Community College faculty during the Faculty Photo Gallery exhibit at the Bagwell Center for Media and Art, 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21. “The Faculty Photography Gallery is an annual show of … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State tops state in associate’s degrees in 2012-2013

Pellissippi State Community College led Tennessee in the number of associate’s degrees awarded by two-year colleges this past school year, and now the college has established its first winter Commencement ceremony next month to accommodate graduates and their families. Pellissippi … Continue reading

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Small Business Development Center names ‘Rising Star’ business excellence winner

In an award ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 12, the Knoxville office of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, which is administered by Pellissippi State Community College, presented Bliss and Bliss Home as its 2013 Rising Star winner. The Rising Star award … Continue reading

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‘Hoop: The American Dream’ author-photographer speaks here Nov. 14

Award-winning photojournalist Robin Layton visits Pellissippi State Community College this Thursday, Nov. 14, with a 3:30-5 p.m. presentation in the Clayton Performing Arts Center. Layton is in Knoxville promoting her most recent book, “Hoop: The American Dream,” which captures more … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Bridge to Registered Nurse offers LPNs fast track to higher degree

Pellissippi State Community College offers a fast track for licensed practical nurses to receive their registered nurse degree. Through the Bridge to Registered Nurse program, Pellissippi State allows LPNs to enter nursing school following the successful completion of one summer … Continue reading

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