Category Archives: General News

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 ››

Thomas Nelson Raising Red Flags for Domestic Violence Prevention

High-profile cases of late have put the spotlight on domestic violence. Thomas Nelson Community College is joining efforts to educate people about prevention by participating in the National Red Flag Campaign throughout October.  A project of the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance, the campaign promotes dating violence prevention and awareness on college campuses. With … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Highlighted as Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs Magazine

Thomas Nelson Community College has been listed among G.I. Jobs magazine’s Military Friendly Schools for 2015. This is the sixth consecutive year Thomas Nelson has been named on the list. This year, the list of approximately 1,600 Military Friendly Schools highlights the institutions leading practices to support military students. Schools earned rights to the coveted Military … Continue Reading ››