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Thomas Nelson Professor Heads Tidewater Center for Teaching Excellence and Receives State Award for Outstanding Foreign Language Teaching

Isidoro Kessel, an Assistant Professor and Foreign Language Department Head at Thomas Nelson Community College, has been named Chairman of Virginia’s Community Colleges (VCCS) Regional Center for Teaching Excellence ̶ Tidewater Region. Kessel has also been selected to receive the Marshall Brannon Foreign Language Association of Virginia (FLAVA) Excellence in Teaching Award. The VCCS has five … Continue Reading ››

The Plaza

Are you enrolled in any developmental education courses? Do you need assistance with accessing student and academic resources? If so, welcome to The Plaza, the hub for connecting you to the many services and resources available at the College! Our new central location—room 225 in Griffin Hall—combines services from the Offices of Academic and Student … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson’s Board to Meet Sept. 25

The Thomas Nelson Community College Board will meet Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 5:45 p.m. in the College Board Room, Moore Hall on the Hampton campus. The Board’s committee meetings will take place earlier at 5 p.m. in Harrison Hall. The Financial and Municipal Liaison Committee will convene in Room 3 and the Curriculum, Instruction, and Student … Continue Reading ››

Virginia Community Colleges’ Mobile Lab to Increase Skilled Technicians in Hampton Roads

As the need for skilled technicians in prominent trade jobs increases, five area community colleges found a solution to increase the availability of training courses in Hampton Roads. The Hampton Roads Marine Skilled Trades Mobile Lab, within an 18-wheeler semi-trailer, is the latest solution from a historic partnership of Virginia’s Community Colleges (VCCS). Thomas Nelson, Tidewater … Continue Reading ››