• Columbia State Closed Friday, July 3!

    Columbia State Closed Friday, July 3!

    Columbia State Community College will be CLOSED tomorrow, Friday July 3 for the holiday. Stay safe, and have a great weekend!

  • Columbia State to Host Community Service Saturday

    Columbia State to Host Community Service Saturday

    Tennessee Promise recipients who have not completed their community service hours are invited to participate in Community Service Saturday at Columbia State Community College on July 11. The event will be held at each of Columbia State's five campuses and will connect students with volunteer opportunities happening in their local communities that day.

    Students must report their hours to tnAchieves by midnight on August 1, and that deadline is quickly approaching.

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  • Columbia State Hires Winston Neal as Men

    Columbia State Hires Winston Neal as Men's Basketball Coach

    Former Division I coach and student-athlete, Winston Neal joins Columbia State Community College's athletic department as the head coach for the men's basketball team. 

    "I am excited to take on the responsibilities as head coach of the Chargers," Neal said. "Thanks to my experience as both a former student-athlete and Division I coach, I feel as though I could not be more prepared to take on this position."

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  • Pryor Gallery to Host Watercolor Workshop by Wilkison

    Pryor Gallery to Host Watercolor Workshop by Wilkison

    By popular demand, Columbia State Community College's Pryor Gallery will be hosting a second watercolor workshop with award winning artist, John Wilkison on October 17-18 from 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    The cost of the workshop is $285 and is limited to 20 students. The workshop will take place in the Waymon L. Hickman Building, and emphasis will be on color, composition and texture. 

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  • Columbia State Hosts Tennessee Board of Regents

    Columbia State Hosts Tennessee Board of Regents

    Columbia State Community College hosted the Tennessee Board of Regents quarterly meeting at its Columbia Campus Thursday and Friday, bring regents, community college and university leadership, Tennessee College of Applied Technology leaders, legislators, and other guests to the campus.

    "We are proud to show off Columbia State to our guests," said Janet F. Smith, Columbia State president. "Columbia State is about people working together to make things happen, whether it's in the classroom or outside the classroom, and it's a pleasure to share our campus with all of these great people."

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  • Columbia State Foundation Announces Chancellor

    Columbia State Foundation Announces Chancellor's Award Recipient

    Dr. Veena Anand was honored at the Columbia State Community College Foundation's annual award luncheon Wednesday, June 10 as the recipient of the 2015 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Philanthropy. 

    Recognized for her contributions to Columbia State, Dr. Warren Nichols, vice chancellor of the Tennessee Board of Regents, presented the award to Anand, pointing out that she understands the important role Columbia State plays in the lives of its students and communities. 

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  • Pryor Gallery to Host American Watercolor Society

    Pryor Gallery to Host American Watercolor Society

    Columbia State Community College welcomes the American Watercolor Society's 148th Annual International Exhibition Travel Show to the Pryor Gallery beginning July 1. The exhibit features 40 artists from around the country.

    "We are proud to host such great caliber of work in our community for everyone to enjoy," said Michele Wikinson, Pryor Gallery curator. "We hope that this art inspires professional and aspiring artists to explore the medium of watercolor."

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  • Columbia State Accepting Applications for Fall Semester

    Columbia State Accepting Applications for Fall Semester

    Columbia State Community College’s fall semester begins Aug. 24, and important application deadlines are fast approaching for new and returning students.

    New students must complete and submit an application by the Aug. 7 deadline. Returning students who have missed one or more semesters must reapply for admission by Aug. 14. Fall registration closes Aug. 18.

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