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Navarro College Partners with Owens Corning

Photo by Shelly Conlon.
Left, Kenneth Martin, the Navarro College president for the Ellis County campuses, and Kristin Walker, Navarro’s Continuing Education and Protective Services Assistant Dean, speak to each other about the college’s new job training grant. The grant will help 220 employees with Owens Corning Insulating Systems, Inc. and ASMO Manufacturing, Inc.

BY SHELLY CONLON Daily Light Digital News Editor With it’s second largest grant from the Texas Work Force Commission (TWC), Navarro College is continuing to influence the local economy by training workers in local industry. As of at least Sept. ...

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Register Now for Fall 8-Week Session


Fall 8-Week class dates: October 20 – December 13. Register online through WebAdvisor or visit your advisor to be sure the courses you take will count towards your degree. The current Fall Schedule may be viewed online here.  Search the College Catalog for ...

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Community Colleges Are a Critical Pathway to Success for Texans

Front left to right: Kay Cook, State Representative for District 8 Byron Cook, Navarro College District President Dr. Barbara Kavalier, American Honors President and Co-founder Chris Romer

Back left to right: Jim Kavalier, Lynda Housley, Navarro College Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Harold Housley

Community Colleges Are a Critical Pathway to Success for Texans Dr. Barbara Kavalier and Representative Byron Cook College access and success is critical for job-seekers and employers, as the share of jobs that require postsecondary education has doubled over the ...

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American Honors at Navarro College


Navarro College is First in Texas to Offer New Affordable Pathway to a Top Bachelor’s Degree WASHINGTON, DC, September 25, 2014 – Students at Navarro College are getting a leg up on the high cost of tuition. The five-campus community college ...

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The New Sound of Navarro College


By Deanna Kirk, Daily Sun September 21, 2014 The Navarro College band has taken on a new life and a new spirit. An infusion of new leadership in February 2014 in the form of Jerry Whorton was one important step. ...

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Offices Closed on Labor Day


All Navarro College campuses and administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume and offices will reopen Tuesday, September 2.

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Board of Trustees Agenda, September 8 and 10, 2014

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The Board of Trustees will hold two public hearings on Monday, September 8 and Wednesday, September 10, on their intent to set the Ad Valorem Tax Rate for Calendar Year 2014. Please click on the links below for the full ...

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Board of Trustees Agenda, August 21, 2014

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The Board of Trustees will conduct a public meeting for Thursday, August 21, 2014.  Please click on the link below for the full agenda. Notice of Board of Meeting – August 21, 2014

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