PJC Work Begins
Jan22

PJC Work Begins

Work has begun on the construction of the foundation for the welding shop that will be located at the new PJC-Sulphur Springs Center (formerly Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Company). The welding program will be the first of several vocational programs to be offered at the new campus. The campus will undergo remodeling and expansion to accommodate all academic and vocational programs in the future. Paul Bailey Public Information Paris...

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Community Education Classes Slated at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center
Jan02

Community Education Classes Slated at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center

A variety of training courses, including computer, health care and OSHA courses, are available in January from the Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center Continuing Education Department. The first class for the new year is Microsoft Word Level 1, which covers creating, saving and opening documents; editing documents; cut/copy/paste and find/replace; formatting text and paragraphs; formatting documents; creating and formatting...

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UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, PJC Enter into Articulation Agreements
Dec31

UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, PJC Enter into Articulation Agreements

New avenues to scientific careers have been opened for students Paris Junior College students, thanks to five articulation agreements now in effect with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center School of Health Professions in Houston. PJC is the first college in Texas to enter into such agreements with the Center. “The articulations with UT MD Anderson are an extraordinary opportunity for area students interested in...

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PJC Holds Second Fall Graduation
Dec19

PJC Holds Second Fall Graduation

Nearly 300 students applied to graduate from Paris Junior College in the fall semester, and more than half applied to walk across the stage last week. After the processional entered the Hunt Center, Student Government Association president Lauren Jeans gave the invocation. Graduating music major Katharine Wiebe performed, “You’ll Never Walk Alone.” As part of the ceremony, PJC President Dr. Pamela Anglin told the...

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PJC Regents OK Sulphur Springs Campus Project

The Paris Junior College Board of Regents, at a meeting this week, accepted the bid of $122,287 from Richard Drake Construction to construct the foundation of the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center welding shop. T he welding shop will be located at the new PJC-Sulphur Springs Center (formerly Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Company) that will undergo remodeling and expansion to accommodate all academic and vocation programs in the future. Regents...

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Registering for the Spring Semester at PJC
Nov21

Registering for the Spring Semester at PJC

Josh Leftrick of Sulphur Springs, a sophomore student, took advantage of the early advising registration for the spring semester at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center. Financial Aid / Academic Advisor Linda Miles assists Josh with the registration process. Early advising registration takes place on campus until Dec. 17. Online registration for spring continues through Jan. 19, 2015. The Spring 2015 semester begins on Jan....

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PJC Has Big Plans for the Former Foxworth Building on the Loop
Nov17

PJC Has Big Plans for the Former Foxworth Building on the Loop

Big changes are coming to the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs campus. PJC has purchased the old Foxworth-Galbraith building and they plan to build a 4,800 square foot welding shop. A state grant will provide equipment. The old showroom will be converted to classes to teach mechatronics and 3D drafting. Courses will be available in the spring. Phase II calls for building 18 new classrooms to move classes for traditional students...

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The Former Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Site to be Renovated for PJC
Nov10

The Former Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Site to be Renovated for PJC

Dr. Pamela Anglin, left, president of Paris Junior College, shows the preliminary plans for the new Sulphur Springs campus building to some of the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center faculty and staff. The new campus will be located at the former Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Company site that will undergo remodeling and expansion to accommodate all academic and vocational programs offered by the...

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3-D Printing Program to be Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs Campus.
Nov10

3-D Printing Program to be Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs Campus.

Dr. Pamela Anglin, president of Paris Junior College, and Sulphur Springs Independent School District superintendent Michael Lamb look over a new 3-D printer that will be part of the instructional equipment in the new 3-D printing program to be offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs campus. It will be the first program of its kind in Texas. The program will be launched in the spring at the PJC-Sulphur Springs campus and will offer a...

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PJC Reduces Hours for an Associate’s Degree
Oct22

PJC Reduces Hours for an Associate’s Degree

Reducing the number of hours required for an associate’s degree at Paris Junior College will not mean a reduction in content or skills learned, the PJC Board of Regents learned Monday evening. As PJC meets the requirement from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to approve degrees of 60 hours, both Dean of Math and Sciences Ed McCraw and Dean of Workforce Education John Spradling explained that the restructured degrees still...

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