TCC honors Graduates in Virtual Celebration
April 22, 2020
Tallahassee Community College and the TCC Alumni & Friends Association are preparing a special mail package and a celebratory video for more than 3,000 students graduating in the Spring. The package will include the commencement program and letters from the College’s President, Provost, Vice President of Student Affairs, Student Speaker and the Alumni & Friends Association.
TCC student newspaper launches project to document students’ pandemic experiences
April 10, 2020
The Talon, Tallahassee Community College’s student newspaper, is publishing first-hand stories written and narrated by students about their challenges during the global coronavirus pandemic. The goal of the project, #TCCInQuarantine, is to highlight the struggles of TCC students, who are finishing the last six weeks of the semester in online classes. Many unexpected and drastic changes have disrupted their future plans.
TCC Produces 3D Printable Face Masks for First Responders
April 9, 2020
Tallahassee Community College is producing 3D Printable Face Masks for first responders. The College’s Computer Technology Department (CT) created 25 filtration face masks for the TCC Police Department (TCC PD). The CT manager Mike Vickers said he saw the call to action nationwide for surgical face masks and other medical equipment to fight the COVID-19 crisis and wanted to help. Read More
TCC donates Medical Equipment to Capital Regional Medical
April 5, 2020
Tallahassee Community College donated medical equipment to another local hospital in the Big Bend area. This time, Capital Regional Medical Center (CRMC) received more than 2,000 medical items.
TCC’s Twitter Account recognized as “Best in the Nation”
April 2, 2020
Tallahassee Community College is being recognized for having the best Twitter account in the country. The National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR) announced that the College was “Best in the Nation” earning a Gold award. Read More
TCC keeps Students Engaged during Online Learning using Virtual Activities
April 1, 2020
Students at Tallahassee Community College can remain engaged outside of the classroom through the launching of Virtual TCC. This new virtual experience will support student development and learning through community building, advocacy, student activities, as well as career development. Dr. Gerald Jones, Dean of Students at the College said it’s important to provide innovative approaches to remote learning, which must include engaging students socially. Read More
TCC partners with Second Harvest to Feed Students and Community
April 1, 2020
Tallahassee Community College partnered with Second Harvest of the Big Bend to host a drive-thru distribution event on Wednesday, April 1. Read More
TCC launches SOS Relief Fund during COVID-19 Crisis
March 30, 2020
Tallahassee Community College is launching its #EagleRelief: Support Our Students campaign that runs March 30 – April 3. The goal is to raise $45,000 to support some of TCC’s most vulnerable students who are being challenged to afford housing, transportation and basic needs as a result of necessary COVID-19 protections. The SOS relief fund addresses three areas which are basic student needs, new technology for distance learning and general support for financial aid students. Read More
TCC Student named Florida College System SGA President
March 27, 2020
Tallahassee Community College is recognizing one of its students as the Florida College System Student Government Association (FCSSGA). Micah Mitchell was named President of FCSSGA by the FCSSGA State Board Elections.
TCC Donates Medical Gear during Coronavirus Crisis
March 25, 2020
Tallahassee Community College donated medical gear to support healthcare workers in the Big Bend area. The College donated the personal protective equipment to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and Leon County Emergency Medical Services.