One Day Childcare Workshop at PJC-Sulphur Springs Campus
Jul23

One Day Childcare Workshop at PJC-Sulphur Springs Campus

Paris Junior College will hold a childcare workshop for continuing education credit on Saturday, August 1, at the Hopkins County Civic Center from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Partially funded by Workforce Solutions of Northeast Texas, the workshop includes a certificate for eight hours of continuing education as well as lunch and a gift. The cost is $20 and registration will be conducted at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center located at 1202 W....

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PJC Health Occupations Students Attend Orientation
Jul20

PJC Health Occupations Students Attend Orientation

Health occupations students from Paris Junior College gathered in the Ray Karrer Theater for orientation. Hospital representatives from the area, including Hopkins County Memorial Hospital, Paris Regional Medical Center, and Hunt Regional Medical Center, reviewed facility rules and regulations for the students. As part of their programs, students will rotate through the facilities during their clinical studies. –Photo courtesy...

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Batley Named PJC Basketball Head Coach
Jul17

Batley Named PJC Basketball Head Coach

Bilal Batley, who served as Paris Junior College’s assistant basketball coach in the Dragons’ 2013-2014 season that culminated in a trip to the national tournament, is returning as head coach. That year the team won regular season and conference tournament championships, finishing with a record of 26-8 and ending the year in the Sweet 16. He comes to PJC after serving as assistant men’s basketball coach at the University...

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PJC, A & M University-Texarkana Partner to Offer Upper Level Courses
Jul09

PJC, A & M University-Texarkana Partner to Offer Upper Level Courses

Through a new partnership with Texas A&M University-Texarkana, Paris Junior College will offer upper-division education courses on the PJC campus, beginning this fall. This is the first time A&M-Texarkana has offered courses on the PJC campus. “Future teachers now have more opportunities at PJC this fall,” said PJC Dean of Communications and Fine Arts Dr. Ken Haley. “We have two upper-level education courses offered on our...

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Registration for the Second Summer Semester Underway at PJC
Jul06

Registration for the Second Summer Semester Underway at PJC

CHECKING ASSIGNMENT Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center student Karla Martinez of Sulphur Springs, right, reviews her assignment with psychology instructor Linda Miles, left, as physics and astronomy instructor Jonathan Belew looks on. Martinez, a graduate of Sulphur Springs High School and a former dual credit student, is also enrolled in A&P science. Registration for the second summer semester is underway at the campus,...

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PJC Board Approves Strategic Goals
Jun25

PJC Board Approves Strategic Goals

Monday evening the Paris Junior College Board of Regents approved guidance for the next five years with five new strategic goals. Key to the future of the college, the goals were set to keep PJC on the path to student success, fiscal viability and continued support for the region’s economy. First and foremost among the goals is maintaining a high quality of instruction. PJC will also increase workforce training in program offerings...

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Brooks Signs to Pitch at PJC
Jun11

Brooks Signs to Pitch at PJC

Wildcats Baseball pitcher Ben Brooks signed to pitch for Paris Junior College next season. The SSHS graduate signed Wednesday afternoon at the SSHS Athletic Complex with his parents, sister, Wildcat Baseball and PJC coach present. Brooks called the moment the beginning of a dream. He is excited to play college baseball calling fastball, curve, and change up his strengths. He hopes to play beyond the junior college level. Wildcat Coach...

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PJC Announces Certified List of Spring 2015 Graduates
Jun09

PJC Announces Certified List of Spring 2015 Graduates

The list of graduates receiving degrees or certificates from Paris Junior College for the spring 2015 semester has been certified and released. Students from the area receiving associate degrees include: Alba: Estephania Abrego Brashear: Maria Lopez Como: Jenifer M. Cummins, Jerry C. Jaynes, Christopher W. Nabors and Benjamin T. Pegues Cooper: Brynna S. Blevins, Debbie D. Huff, Taylor R. Ingram, Jamie K. Landers, Mertha M. Pastor,...

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Stallings Co-Chair PJC Annual Fund Campaign
Jun04

Stallings Co-Chair PJC Annual Fund Campaign

Ruth Ann and Gene “Bebes” Stallings are the honorary co-chairs to lead the 2015 Paris Junior College Annual Fund Campaign. The fund raising effort, called “A Tradition of Giving,” is scheduled to kick off in the coming weeks. Now in its third year, the 2015 campaign goal is $200,000. “We are so grateful to the Stallings for accepting the leadership of the Annual Fund Campaign,” said PJC President Dr. Pam Anglin. “They epitomize what...

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Community Education Classes Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs
May29

Community Education Classes Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs

Several health care classes are available in June from the Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center Continuing Education Department.  Courses will meet at the center campus, located at 1202 West Houston. For registration or additional information, call 903-885-1232. A Nurse Aide class will be offered from 5 to 9 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, June 15-July 8. The clinical will meet from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday,...

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