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Micronesian Community Committee presents check for scholarships


Corsicana Daily Sun From Staff Reports October 3, 2016 The Micronesian Community Committee (MCC) recently presented Navarro College with a check for $1,730 to be added to the Harold Crouch Scholarship fund. The scholarship was established in 2010 to honor ...

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Navarro College paramedic students now offered FEMA training


Waxahachie Daily Light by Kelsey Poynor September 28, 2016   WAXAHACHIE — Navarro College is now the first and only college in the State of Texas to offer first responders FEMA training courses for chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or high-yield ...

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5 Reasons to Further Your Education


Posted on August 29, 2016 by Midlothian Higher Education Considering going back to school? We’ve got you covered. You may be balancing the pros and cons of the matter, but can’t seem to quite to talk yourself in one direction. ...

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Cook Education Center a valuable asset, Navarro College celebrates 70th Anniversary


Corsicana Daily Sun September 24, 2016 Shortly after assuming the presidency of Navarro College, Dr. Gerald Burson proposed the construction of an arts, science and technology center. This facility would serve as an educational magnet by providing year-round programs for ...

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3 Tips to Manage Life as a Working Student


Posted on August 29, 2016 by Midlothian Higher Education A study by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce reveals about 25 percent of working students are simultaneously employed full-time and enrolled in college full-time. People return to school ...

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4 Simple Ways to Cut College Costs


Posted on August 29, 2016 By Midlothian Higher Education Center Applying to college can be expensive; and tuition alone is a huge sum that can greatly impact a person’s income. When you add in housing or commuting expenses, on-the-go meals ...

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Remembering Contributions of Edgar, Drane


Corsicana Daily Sun September 18, 2016 Editor’s note: The Corsicana Daily Sun is publishing a series of article leading up to Navarro College’s 70th Anniversary celebration. Watch for more articles and events leading up to the Oct. 8 homecoming. From ...

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Navarro 70th Anniversary: ‘The College Experience’


Daily Sun Staff Reports September 10, 2016 The first Board of Trustees and administration at Navarro Junior College in 1947 were committed to providing solid academic programs but also a wide range of extracurricular activities to give students the “college ...

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Navarro’s first graduate, Brown receives degree at 1947 commencement


Corsicana Daily Sun September 3, 2016 When Navarro Junior College opened its doors in September of 1946, 80 percent of the 238 members of the original student body were veterans of World War II. They were taking advantage of the ...

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