Again this year, a generous anonymous donor has stepped up to match up the first $5,000 raised. Pre-scheduled gifts begin on Monday.
Making sure that you know the symptoms of a seasonal allergy and are not mistaking them for something more sinister, like Covid-19, has never been more critical.
The semester was to end on May 8, but due to extending spring break, the semester end was moved to May 15. "With the dates so close," Dr. Pam Anglin said, "the college will extend the online only environment to the end of spring semester."
Gov. Greg Abbott has signed an executive order closing Texas schools through May 4 and ordering non-essential businesses to close during the coronavirus pandemic.
“According to Dr. Anglin, PJC is selling the Recreation Center because it is no longer needed,” school officials said. “She needs to get the contract prepared and signed before releasing details on the transaction.”
Paris Junior College is also offering a scholarship covering tuition for one Summer I or Summer II class to all graduating high school seniors in the five-county college service area.
The college, President Pam Anglin said, has pivoted to virtual learning within a week, a small miracle.
Paris Community Theatre: Children’s Theatre classes and rehearsals for “Cabaret,” postponed until March 23. No cancellations are planned at this time.
With Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to waive student testing requirements amid an extended COVID-19 school break, local superintendents were freed to concentrate on instituting remote learning opportunities so students don’t fall behind.
Paris Junior College shuts down face-to-face instruction indefinitely in response to coronavirus COVID-19.
Although there are no reported cases of COVID-19 in Lamar and surrounding counties, schools will remain closed for an additional week of spring break, according to school officials.
Paris Junior College will close its campuses for face-to-face classes until April 6, but on-line instruction begins March 23, according to a release by Margaret Ruff, director of marketing & public relations.
Paris Junior College announced Thursday that spring break would be extended for students until March 18 due to the world-wide outbreak of the coronavirus. Employees will return to work at the normal date of March 16.
A law enforcement academy will be coming to Texas A&M University - Commerce due to a five-year agreement made between the university and the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office. The academy is relocating from Paris Junior College.
With the rising cost of four-year universities, skilled trades often prove to be an educational near-equivalent for a lucrative career.
Completing a full college course in just eight weeks helps students finish a certificate or degree faster at Paris Junior College.
Paris Junior College students chose Rachael Gray and Zack Norris as the Mr. and Miss PJC Wednesday night at halftime during the men’s basketball game against Kilgore College.
The Paris Junior College agreed to raise tuition by $1 per semester credit hour in order to keep up with rising costs, according to College President Pam Anglin.
Paris Junior College’s drama department continues its “Shipwrecked” theme when it presents its production of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” Thursday through Sunday.
“At the beginning, people kind of put traveling, being together with family, the Spring Festival tradition ahead of the news of the virus,” Wickersham said. “But it’s gotten more serious.”
Scientists published data on one of the most exciting species of our planet, the axolotl. This tiny creature is interesting for many reasons, but it is especially well known in scientific circles for its ability to regrow damaged or missing parts of its body.