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Thomas Nelson Student Leader Headed for Future at ODU

When Albert Kates reflects on his education at Thomas Nelson Community College, he immediately thinks about the faculty and staff who inspired him, encouraged him and helped him succeed. “From the Financial Aid Office to the Educational Foundation Office, I honestly can’t count all the people who inspired me,” Kates said. The Social Science major enrolled … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Unveils New Logo and Branding Statement

Thomas Nelson Community College celebrates 45 years of quality education with a new logo and branding statement. The College revealed its new look on Thursday, May 15 during its 45th commencement ceremony at Hampton Coliseum. Thomas Nelson’s new branding statement, “Success. It’s closer than you think,” epitomizes the College’s dedication to meeting the needs of citizens … Continue Reading ››

Two Students Receive Highest Academic Honors during Thomas Nelson’s 45th Commencement

Thomas Nelson Community College named Susan Doran and Rebecca Harrison and as recipients of the 2013-2014 Vice President’s and President’s awards, respectively. In acknowledgement of the two summa cum laude graduates’ exceptional academic performance, the awards were presented during the College’s 45th commencement exercises on Thursday, May 15 at 7 p.m. at the Hampton Coliseum. Doran … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson among Top 10 Digital Community Colleges Survey Winners Honored for Technology Innovations

Thomas Nelson Community College was named among winners of the ninth annual Digital Community Colleges Survey. The sponsor, e.Republic’s Center for Digital Education (CDE), recognized community colleges for innovative uses of technology to achieve first-rate learning environments. Thomas Nelson ranked eighth among schools with 10,000 students or more. Other Virginia schools named as winners in the … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Selects Sentara Healthcare to Receive Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy

Thomas Nelson Community College selected Sentara Healthcare for the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy in acknowledgment of Sentara’s exceptional contributions to Thomas Nelson. The award was presented Tuesday, April 15 during a luncheon ceremony at the Country Club of Virginia. The Virginia Foundation for Community College Education (VFCCE) hosts the Chancellor’s Award for Leadership … Continue Reading ››