Anika Schultz, Erin Russell, Aundrea Harding, Schylar Long, Caity Southall and Samantha Russell outside the Tennessee State Capitol in Nashville

Pellissippi State student’s bill will go to Tennessee General Assembly

A Pellissippi State Community College student has authored a bill that will be submitted to the 2022 Tennessee General Assembly.  “I was extremely excited to find out my bill was going to be sent on!” said Anika Schultz, who serves as the College’s Student Government Association secretary. “I see a… Read More »Pellissippi State student’s bill will go to Tennessee General Assembly

Nick Galloway at work at the Maryville Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant

Graduate spotlight: Galloway obtains industry certification before graduation

In the span of three months in early 2019, Nick Galloway lost his livelihood and his father.  “I was looking for a new career after working for the family business since I was 6,” remembers Nick, who was 38 at the time. “It was abrupt, but I have two children.… Read More »Graduate spotlight: Galloway obtains industry certification before graduation

Students look at a robot with 1st place ribbon

Electrical Engineering Technology students prove mastery of skills with robot dance party

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‘Twas the week before finals, and all through the classroom … robots were dancing to the classic “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” by Marvin Gaye. “When I told them their lab final would be a dance party, they said, ‘You’re kidding, right?’” laughed Assistant Professor Curtis Holmes. He was… Read More »Electrical Engineering Technology students prove mastery of skills with robot dance party

Woman stands in front of Pellissippi State shied

Pellissippi State Commencement returns to Thompson-Boling Arena

A global pandemic couldn’t stop these Pellissippi State Community College students from graduating. The 520 fall graduates and 266 summer graduates will welcome back some normalcy next week, as Pellissippi State holds its first indoor Commencement since fall 2019. Pellissippi State’s Commencement will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec.… Read More »Pellissippi State Commencement returns to Thompson-Boling Arena