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Dr. Jim Murdaugh Named Entrepreneurial President of the Year

October 4, 2022

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has named Dr. Jim Murdaugh NACCE’s 2022 “Entrepreneurial President of the Year.” Murdaugh has served as the sixth president of Tallahassee Community College since October 18, 2010. The award was announced at NACCE’s Annual Conference. Read More

Game On: Tallahassee Community College Kicks Off Esports Season

October 3, 2022

Competitive computer-based video gaming is the newest sport added to the athletics roster at Tallahassee Community College. The esports – short for electronic sports – team will compete against other National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) colleges with games like Call of Duty, Rocket League, Smash, Warzone, Vanguard, and Mario Kart. The season kicks off on Monday, October 3 at 6 p.m. Read More

Family Study Room Now Available in TCC Library

September 23, 2022

The Tallahassee Community College Library now features a Family Study Room. The study space was created for students who need to use the library while accompanied by their young children. The Family Study Room features two computers for student use and contains amenities and activities appropriate for younger children. Family kit backpacks which include a puzzle set, coloring book and crayons, non-toxic markers for the room’s whiteboards, and a tablet with educational apps for children, can be Read More

TCC’s Florida Public Safety Institute to Host 15th Annual Bloodhound Scent Tracking Seminar

September 9, 2022

The Tallahassee Community College Florida Public Safety Institute (FPSI) is hosting the 15th annual Bloodhound Scent Tracking Seminar, September 11 through 16, 2022. The week-long training program draws teams from around the state and country. Thirty Bloodhound teams representing six states including Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Texas, are scheduled to attend. Read More

TCC Fine Art Gallery Opens Fall Semester with Faculty Art Exhibit

September 8, 2022

Tallahassee Community College is pleased to announce the opening of its 2022-23 season featuring the art of the College’s talented art instructors, each of whom is a professional artist. The exhibit, which will be open in TCC’s Fine Art Gallery through October 13, features the art of Julie Baroody, Roopali Kambo, Ljiljana Obradovic-Edmiston, and Lauren Ashley Baker. Read More

TCC Announces President’s Leadership Institute 2022-23 Cohort

August 23, 2022

Tallahassee Community College is pleased to announce the selection of the 2022-12 President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) cohort. Participants were selected from a wide range of high-achieving applicants across campus and departments. Read More

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, delivered in collaboration with the Stanford Educational Leadership Initiative, 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