Dr. Kimberly Moore Selected for the Aspen Institute’s Rising Presidents Fellowship

August 22, 2022

The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program (Aspen) announced today that Dr. Kimberly Moore, Vice President for Workforce Development at Tallahassee Community College, is one of 31 leaders selected for the 2022-23 class of the Aspen Rising Presidents Fellowship. This program prepares the next generation of community college presidents to transform institutions to achieve higher and more equitable levels Read More

TCC and Florida DJJ Launch Project Anchor

August 18, 2022

Tallahassee Community College has partnered with the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) to launch a pilot program focused on workforce education for youth in DJJ facilities. Project Anchor, which will provide career-readiness skills, industry-recognized training and certifications in targeted sectors, and career pathways for youth to seamlessly continue their education at a Florida college or district post-secondary institution, is the first of its kind. Read More

Eugene Lamb Elected Chair of TCC District Board of Trustees

August 18, 2022

The Tallahassee Community College District Board of Trustees elected Eugene Lamb, Jr. as chair at their August meeting this week. Lamb has served on the Board since 2007 when he was appointed by Governor Charlie Crist and has since been re-appointed to five consecutive terms by Governors Rick Scott and Ron DeSantis. He has also been elected to three previous terms as chair of the Board at TCC. The Army veteran and former teacher represents Gadsden County. Read More

TCC Receives $500,000 from Sunshine Health

August 16, 2022

Tallahassee Community College has received $500,000 from Sunshine Health to build on the success of the Gadsden Connect initiative. Gadsden Connect began as a pilot project that launched in 2020 with a primary focus of addressing the shortage of healthcare workers by providing scholarships to Gadsden County residents who meet the eligibility criteria for Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aide certification programs. Read More

TCC Selects Jessica Chapman as Director of Charter Schools

August 12, 2022

Tallahassee Community College is proud to announce the selection of Jessica Chapman as Director of Charter Schools. In this newly created position, she will oversee the College’s charter sponsorship efforts including the creation of a new STEM Charter School, which is expected to open in August of 2023. Read More

TCC Receives $1.6 Million from Governor’s Job Growth Grant Fund

August 10, 2022

Governor Ron DeSantis has awarded almost $1.6 million to TCC through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund to increase and enhance workforce education opportunities in the healthcare industry. TCC will use the funds to double the enrollment in dental hygiene, dental assisting, and surgical technology programs. Read More

TCC Announces New Associate Deans for Academic Divisions

August 1, 2022

Dr. Calandra Stringer, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Tallahassee Community College, has announced three new associate deans at the College. Ross Brooks has been named Associate Dean of Science and Mathematics, Ken Tellis has been named Associate Dean of Student Success in Healthcare Professions, and Marty Walker has been named Associate Dean of Healthcare Professions. Read More

Governor Ron DeSantis Reappoints Eugene Lamb, Jr. to the Tallahassee Community College District Board of Trustees

July 29, 2022

Governor Ron DeSantis has reappointed Eugene Lamb, Jr. to another term on the Tallahassee Community College District Board of Trustees. Lamb was first named to the TCC board in 2007 representing Gadsden County and was reappointed to three additional terms in 2012, 2015, and 2019. Read More

TCC Fine Arts Gallery hosts Artists’ League of the Big Bend

July 8, 2022

Works from the Artists’ League of the Big Bend will be featured in the Summer Annual Exhibition at TCC’s Fine Art Gallery. “Returning” will run from July 8 until August 25. Read More

TCC Opens Applications for H.A.T.S. Program

July 7, 2022

Tallahassee Community College has officially opened applications for the Hispanic Alliance for Talented Students (H.A.T.S.) program 2022-23 cohort. Now in its second year, the program puts an emphasis on promoting intercultural understanding and empowering Hispanic students. Read More