Thursday, February 21, 2019

Student Life Fee finds its way onto campus

The list of things that set Tyler Junior College apart from other Junior Colleges and even some four-year universities is fairly extensive. Right up at the top of that list is the newly created Student Life Fee that each student paid this year.

Student examines life after near-drowning

Kindel Burkett doesn't remember the week before Thanksgiving.

Dr. Metke named Interim

Using teleconferencing technology and some cross-country travel, Dr. Mike Metke will serve as part-time president of Tyler Junior College until he begins full-time employment in January.

70s shaggy styles banned from TJC

In the fall of 1970, Tyler Junior College instituted grooming guidlines for students, prohibiting long hair styles on male students. Student opposition to the new policy initiated a federal court case and set a legal precedent still in effect today.