TNCC Students to Meet Panel of Local Journalists

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A panel of Hampton Roads journalists will field questions from Thomas Nelson Community College students during a Hampton Roads Journalists’ Panel Discussion to be held on Wednesday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m at the Mary T. Christian Auditorium on the College’s Hampton campus.

Journalists Steven Vaughan, Virginia Gazette; Lisa Finneran, Daily Press; Tom Robotham, Portfolio Weekly; Barbara Hamm, WHRO; Bill Nachman, Gloucester- Mathews Gazette Journal; Leon Moore from Northrop Grumman Newport News and Blaine Stewart from WTKR Channel 3 will share their perspective with TNCC students on current issues affecting the world and our communities. The panel moderator will be Mr. Richard Dollieslager, Assistant Professor and Chair of the English Department at TNCC.


TNCC Faculty to Discuss Experience in India, Community College Response to Rescue Reading Project

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The Communication and Humanities Division at Thomas Nelson Community College invites the public to attend a Faculty Colloquium to take place during the fall semester on the College’s Hampton campus.

Thursday, October 4, 2007 – 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Espada Conference Center, Moore Hall

Heath Scott, Assistant Professor of English will give a presentation on Thursday, October 4 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. entitled, Stranger Ones Have Come by Here: A Teacher’s Journey through India.” This year, Scott participated in the first Virginia Council for International Education (VaCIE) exchange program to Kolkata, India. He spent two weeks at Jadavpur University working with faculty and administrators to forward the mission of the Virginia Community College System, and establish a permanent exchange program for faculty and students.