Category Archives: General News

Thomas Nelson Offers Classes On Base at Fort Eustis

Local students will have another option for advancing their education in January, when Thomas Nelson Community College offers courses on-base at Fort Eustis. Beginning January 12, four classes will be held at the local Army installation for the spring 2015 term. All four classes, History 101, Biology 101, Communications Studies 100 and Math 163, are considered general education … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson’s Local Board Meets Dec. 3

Thomas Nelson Community College’s Local Board will meet Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. in Room 1302 of the Peninsula Workforce Development Center (PWDC), 600 Butler Farm Road, Hampton. The Board’s committee meetings will take place at 4 p.m. at PWDC. The Financial and Municipal Liaison Committee will convene in Room 1302 and the Curriculum, Instruction, … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson’s Holiday Closings Announced

In observance of Thanksgiving, Thomas Nelson Community College campuses in Hampton and Williamsburg will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 26 reopening on Monday, Dec. 1. The College will close for winter break at noon on Tuesday, Dec. 23. All offices will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5. Spring semester classes will begin on Monday, Jan. 12. During the … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Hosts Annual Fall Career Fair

Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development is offering students and members of the community a chance to fall into new careers at the Fall Career Fair on Thursday, October 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center (PWDC) at 600 Butler Farm Road in Hampton. Representatives from the region’s top manufacturing, … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Receives Nearly $2.5 Million for Employment in Advanced Integrated Manufacturing

Thomas Nelson Community College has been awarded a nearly $2.5 million federal grant for its Rapid Employment in Advanced Integrated Manufacturing (RE-AIM) program on the Virginia Peninsula. RE-AIM will deliver a credentialed workforce in advanced manufacturing in an accelerated time-frame. The $2,476,840, grant is part of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training … Continue Reading ››