July 26, 2014

MSCC Students, Faculty Benefit from Summer Experience with NASA

nasaWhen Mid-South Community College student Crystal Daniel received notification of acceptance into a National Aeronautics and Space Administration summer program, she almost declined the invitation. Ten weeks later, she was very glad she didn’t.

“At first, I felt overwhelmed by the idea of going so far away from home,” she said. “I also felt that, as an educator in training, I had no place with the ‘geniuses’ at NASA. I actually almost rejected my acceptance into the program.” [Read more...]

MSCC Names Melinda Laster 2013-14 Academic All-Star

winner_1Mid-South Community College student Melinda Laster of Proctor has earned Arkansas Association of Two-Year Colleges (AATYC) Academic All-Star recognition for 2013-2014.

The West Memphis High School graduate will receive formal acknowledgment of her accomplishment at the AATYC Fall Conference In October. With the honor comes a $500 scholarship for the spring semester.

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