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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Midland College Williams Regional Technical Training Center partners with Fort Stockton ISD to save families almost $1 million Over 2,000 post-secondary academic and technical hours awarded to Pecos County high school seniors For more information, contact Matt Tarpley, director of MC’s Ft. Stockton branch campus (432) 336-2525, mtarpley@midland.edu Midland College’s branch campus in ...read more
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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Midland College receives scholarship from Uptown Midland Business and Professional Women Donation of $30,000 added to endowed scholarship now totaling $80,000 For more information, contact Rebecca Bell, dean of Community Relations, 432/685-4556 (office), 432/853-7099 (cell), rbell@midland.edu In 2013, the Uptown Midland Business and Professional Women (BPW) established an endowed scholarship at ...read more
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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Valedictorian looks forward to success in the U.S . Five years ago, Bernardo Chuecos was not only in a new school, but also in a new country. Today, he is valedictorian of Early College High School at Midland College (ECHS@MC), and he is receiving both his high school diploma and associate degree. Chuecos and his family are Venezuelan natives. In 2012, his mother, who was trained as an engineer ...read more
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Kids are “Superheroes” at Midland College Kids’ College Enrichment activities offered in two sessions June 5-15, June 19-29 For more information, contact MC Community Programs Continuing Education Office at (432) 685-4518 or email Community Programs Associate Director Brenda Cordero, bcordero@midland.edu For more than 30 years, Midland College (MC) has been offering Kids’ ...read more
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Friday, May 05, 2017
The Uptown Midland Business and Professional Women (BPW) Organization increases their BPW Endowment Fund by $30,000 at Midland College The Uptown Midland Business and Professional Women’s Organization (BPW) has seen an increase in community sponsorship. With that increase has come more publicity, more advocacy, education and information to assist in promoting equality for all women in the ...read more
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Thursday, May 04, 2017
Midland College schedules courses in Geographic Information System (GIS) Courses start May 22 For more information, contact Elizabeth Wall in the MC Workforce Continuing Education department, (432) 681-6301, ewall@midland.edu On Wednesday, April 26, Midland College (MC) announced plans to offer Geographic Information Systems (GIS) courses and seminars, thanks to a generous gift of software from ...read more
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Thursday, May 04, 2017
Life’s lessons paving the road to success for MC grad It’s been a long road to success for Tonya Burgess—once a small-town girl from Rankin, TX. She graduated from Rankin High School in 1997 and then attended Sul Ross State University in Alpine, TX on a basketball scholarship. However, being young and in love with her high school sweetheart, Burgess left Sul Ross after her first ...read more
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Thursday, May 04, 2017
New App now in Midland that Rewards Drivers to not be Distracted by their Phones SAFE 2 SAVE is a free app available for iPhones and Androids that began in Bryan and College Station in October and now has 16,000 local users. The purpose of this app is to help encourage people in a positive way to drive safe by rewarding them with incredible deals at reputable local businesses. By driving safe ...read more
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Thursday, May 04, 2017
Shooters That SHARE Clay Shoot Midland, TX- SHARE is hosting the Shooters That SHARE Clay Shoot on July 21 st , 2017 at Windwalker Farms. Registration starts at 9am. Register today and support SHARE. 100% of proceeds go to families with all special needs. WWW.spc.convio.net/clayshoot Sharing Hands A Respite Experience (SHARE) 3500 N. A St. Suite 2500 Midland, TX 79705
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Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Three Local Students to Receive National FFA Scholarship MIDLAND, TX - Local recipients of the $1,000 Built-Ford-Tough FFA Scholarship received congratulations on May 3 from sponsors Doss and Todd Rogers of Rogers Ford. Award recipients are (from left to right): Jade Cartmell (Lee FFA) plans to attend Tarleton State University with the goal of becoming an Ag Teacher and Kelsey Doster (Garden ...read more
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Monday, May 01, 2017
West Texas National Bank (WTNB) Fuels Energy Lending: Dallas Area Thomas E. Stelmar, Jr. Hired Posted May 1, 2017 MIDLAND, TEXAS West Texas National Bank’s President and CEO, Keith Moore, announced today the hiring of Thomas E. Stelmar, Jr. as its Senior Vice President of Energy Lending to spearhead the effort to establish a Dallas/Fort Worth Area Lending office. Stelmar joins WTNB with ...read more
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Thursday, April 27, 2017
Teaching is passion for MC Alumna “I didn’t think I wanted to go to college,” said Rachel Harris. “Now I’ll be starting a doctoral program at Texas Tech in the fall!” Harris credits her mother for the encouragement she received to attend Midland College (MC) and now work toward a doctoral degree in Math. Harris is one of four siblings who have attended or are ...read more
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Midland College offers Geographic Information Systems (GIS) classes FREE GIS Lunch & Learn Wednesday, April 26 Scharbauer Student Center Carrasco Room 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 686-4556 (office), (432) 853-7099 (cell), rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS – Since 1969, ESRI has been leading the globe in Geographic ...read more
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Museum of the Southwest Appoints New Executive Director MIDLAND, TX: Board of Trustees President Dwight Alworth announced today that the Museum of the Southwest (MSW) has appointed Ms. Lee Ortega, founding executive director of the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, as its new executive director. Ortega begins her new position on June 30, 2017. “After a nationwide search, we are delighted to ...read more
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Monday, April 24, 2017
Midland College student publications win 20 awards For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 853-7099, rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS – On April 1, Midland College (MC) Student Publications contributors won 20 awards from the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association at the organization’s convention in Dallas. “Our students compete in very ...read more
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Monday, April 24, 2017
Midland, TX - Security Bank will be hosting their third annual “Teach a Child to Save Day” on Thursday, April 27 th at Pease Elementary in Midland from 2:00-3:00 PM. Pease Elementary is located at 1700 Magnolia Ave, Midland, TX. Jane Baker, Area Manager of Midland and Odessa branches, will be presenting lessons to all first and second graders. The lessons will cover counting money ...read more
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Monday, April 03, 2017
LONE STAR STATE BANK NAMES GARTH WRIGHT AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT MIDLAND MARKET GARTH WRIGHT HAS BEEN NAMED AS THE EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF LONE STAR STATE BANK LOCATED AT DINERO PLAZA, 1004 NORTH BIG SPRING STREET, SUITE 100 IN MIDLAND, TEXAS. MIKE DAVIS, LONE STAR STATE BANK MIDLAND MARKET PRESIDENT, AND ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER SAID, “WE ARE TREMENDOUSLY PLEASED TO HAVE A SEASONED ...read more
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