2019 Commencement Ceremony

2019 Commencement Ceremony

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2019!

Join us as we celebrate the remarkable achievement of students who have successfully completed their academic journeys at TCC.

TCC’s 2019 Commencement Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center, located at 505 West Pensacola Street in Tallahassee.

Ticket are not required of graduates or their guests to attend the ceremony.

Good Decisions, No Collisions: Traffic Safety Fair

Join us on April 18 for a traffic safety fair to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving. Over 10 local and statewide organizations, including Tallahassee Police Department, Leon County EMS, Florida SADD, MADD, Leon County Schools, Florida 511, IMPAACT and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles will be present.

Exhibitors will have interactive demonstrations such as pedal cars, a distracted driving simulator, motorcycle simulator, drunk goggles, seat belt convincer and free bicycle helmet fittings. There will also be food and music.

There will also be an opportunity to stop by to donate blood at the bloodmobile that will be in front of the Student Union from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event will be held in the parking lot behind the Lifetime Sports Complex at TCC.

This event is sponsored by the TCC Alumni & Friends Association, the American Safety Institute, the Anthony Phoenix Branca Foundation and State Farm Insurance (David Williams, agent).

Word of [South]: Literature and Music Festival

Word of [South]: Literature and Music Festival

Word of [South] is a FREE festival of literature and music held at Tallahassee’s beautiful Cascades Park from April 12-14. Find out more about the festival line-up and weekend of activities at WordOfSouth.com.

Also…

Don’t forget to catch our students as they present their contributions to The Eyrie: Literary and Art Magazine, on Saturday April 13 from noon to 12:45 p.m. in the Innovation Hall at The Edison (located in Cascades Park).

The Clothesline Project

The Clothesline Project

April 15 – 19

The Clothesline Project is a student-led campaign that aims to raise awareness about sexual and physical abuse. Come out the Library courtyard and experience the creativity of t-shirts, handcrafted by our students, that give a voice to those fighting against violence in our society.

Decorate A Shirt (April 9 – 12)

TCC students are invited to make their voice heard and express their emotions by decorating a T-shirt in the Student Union.

Decorating Times

Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

T-shirts will be on display beginning on Monday, April 15 at 8 a.m. and remain on display until April 19.

Undergraduate Research Symposium

Come see the creative works and achievements of our students!

It is a great honor for us to invite you to join us for the 1st Annual Tallahassee Community College Symposium of Undergraduate Research.

Join us throughout the day as TCC students share their research papers, laboratory experiments, field projects, original creative performances, visual artwork, or independent study projects. 

Schedule of Presentations

9 – 9:30 a.m. | Performing Arts |CH 158
9:45 – 10:45am | Oral Presentations |FPAC 104, FPAC 121
11 a.m. – noon | Oral Presentations | FPAC 104, FPAC 121

12:15 – 1:15p | Light Lunch

1:30 – 2:30 p.m. | Oral Presentations | FPAC 104, FPAC 121
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. | Visual Arts (Artist talks) | FPAC Fine Arts Gallery
4 – 5 p.m. | Poster Presentation/Student talks | FPAC Lobby

Posters and Visual Artwork will be displayed throughout the day        

5 – 6 p.m. | Awards Reception

Awards include a $100 cash prize as well as the opportunity to attend the National Council for Undergraduate Research Conference.

TCC Library hosts Poetry Night

In collaboration with the English Department, and in celebration of National Poetry Month, the TCC Library is hosting Poetry Night!

Readers of their original poetry include TCC students Harley Yarbrough, Bronwyn Chelette, Katie Roxberry, Chyenne Reynolds, Robbie Sanderson, Laura Munro – faculty members Meri Culp and Niki Costantino, and staff member Jen Schomburg Kanke.

Coffee, tea and snacks will be served.