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New Endowed Scholarship at Thomas Nelson to Benefit Working Students Destined for Four-Year Institutions

Thomas Nelson Community College's Educational Foundation has announced the establishment of a new scholarship, the Patrick Eugene Brown and Eugene C. Steinbrenner Memorial Scholarship. Created by a generous endowment from Jay and Marguerite Brown of Williamsburg, the scholarship will support eligible students who plan on attending four-year institutions upon graduating from Thomas Nelson. The endowment will … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson President Honored by Citizens’ Unity Commission

Thomas Nelson Community College President John T. Dever was among honorees during the annual Unity Awards ceremony hosted by the Citizens' Unity Commission. The awards were established to acknowledge the contributions of individuals, organizations and initiatives that support diversity. Dr. Dever was recognized for his commitment to healthy racial and cultural relations, including his support of … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson’s Annual College Board Dinner, June 18

Thomas Nelson Community College’s Annual Local College Board Dinner will take place Wednesday, June 18 at 6 p.m. in Williamsburg at Ford's Colony Country Club. During the invitation-only social event, no business will be conducted. The Board’s committees will not convene this month. The general board meeting is open to the public in accordance with the Virginia … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Adds New Certificate Program for Fall 2014 to Prepare Students for Cyber Security Positions

People looking to prepare for entry-level positions such as digital forensic technician, cyber security analyst and security operations center technician can take advantage of a new Career Studies Certificate in Cyber Security at Thomas Nelson Community College. The program is slated to begin in the fall semester and is designed to equip students with expertise in … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Adds New Degree for Fall 2014 to Prepare Students for Various STEM Careers

A new degree program at Thomas Nelson Community College slated for fall semester 2014 will give students the broad skills today’s industries demand. Thomas Nelson’s new Associate of Applied Science degree in Technical Studies with a specialization in Industrial Technology will prepare students for a range of careers in industrial automation, industrial mechanics, electrical and … Continue Reading ››