Hopkinsville Community College

Education
10:01 am
Fri January 30, 2015

NSF Grant Expands Rural Tech Education at Hopkinsville Community College

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Hopkinsville Community College has been awarded its first National Science Foundation grant, a $200k award through the Advanced Tech Education program. It's called "Technological Education for the Rural Community" and focuses on access, low math comprehension and employability. On Sounds Good, Kate Lochte speaks with faculty members Sherry McCormack of math and Stuart Zieman of industrial electronics to learn more about their project.

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Education
3:42 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Hopkinsville Community College Receives $200K National Science Foundation Grant

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Hopkinsville Community College is the recipient of a two-hundred-thousand-dollar National Science Foundation grant. The funds go toward the Technological Education for the Rural Community project or TERC. HCC math instructor and principal investigator Sherry McCormack says the grant will specifically fund relevant math and engineering coursework designed to provide context to the manufacturing industry.

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Society
9:40 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Christian County Chamber Considers Future with Fort Campbell Reduction

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The Christian County Chamber of Commerce has conducted a study to project the effects of a proposed reduction of 16,000 troops by the U.S. Army and compare it to the Army’s Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment, and the Chamber says the economic impact would be devastating.

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Education
4:33 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Meet Hopkinsville Community College's New President, Dr. Jay Allen

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In late 2013, the Kentucky Community and Technical College System announced the appointment of Dr. Jay S. Allen as the next president of Hopkinsville Community College. Dr. Allen comes from his position as Vice President of the Perkinston Campus and George County Center of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College System. He brings over 18 years of experience as a community college administrator. Kate Lochte learns more about Dr. Allen in a conversation on Sounds Good, including some of his plans for the future of HCC.

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Education
11:05 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Selects Jay Allen as New Head

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Dr. Jay Allen, Ph.D, has been named the next president of Hopkinsville Community College. 

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Education
3:19 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Names Finalists In Presidential Search

Hopkinsville Community College has narrowed the list of names of potential candidates for a new college president. 

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Education
3:10 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Chief Academic Officer Leaves for WKU Position

Hopkinsville Community College Chief Academic Officer Kristen Wilson is leaving the school for a doctoral teaching position at Western Kentucky University.

An email sent to HCC students and faculty states that Wilson will leave late next month. 

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Education
4:49 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Interim President on Search

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Hopkinsville Community College Interim President and CEO, Dr. Patrick Lake speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the upcoming HCC presidential search, the Gateway Academy to Innovation task force and much more. Formerly the Career and Technical Center, The Gateway Academy to Innovation will offer high school students new areas of study. See the Hopkinsville Community College website.

Education
4:01 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Targets November for New President Interviews

Hopkinsville Community College interim President Patrick Lake says the search for the institution's next president will begin in earnest next month, with a national campaign advertising the position. Kentucky Community and Technical College System President Michael McCall and others will then look at the pool of applicants and bring three-to-five finalists to Hopkinsville in November. 

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Education
11:26 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Renews Accreditation

  Hopkinsville Community College has successfully renewed its accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools or SACS. The process which takes place every 10 years ended this week with a  a follow up review. 

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