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					Sunday, Nov. 26, 2006            MIDLAND COLLEGE
                                                                                  B A C H E LO R O F A P P L I E D T E C H N O LO G Y                                  “Year End Tax Strategy,” a course
     T HIS W EEK                                                      Midland College now offers a Bachelor’s Degree in
                                                                                                                                                                          offered by MC’s Business and
                                                                                                                                                                         Economic Development Center,                                           Technology Management . This program serves qualified applicants                                          begins at 11:30 a.m., Thursday,
                                                                                                                                                                       Dec. 7. The cost for the course and
                                                               who have Associate in Applied Science Degrees in selected fields.
         (432) 685-4500                                                                                                                                                lunch is $20. For reservations, call
                                                                                                                                                (432) 684-4309.

                                                                                                                                                   New dog runs will help MC
                                                         5 earn certificates from                                                                  Veterinary Technology expand
                                                         Business Survival Skills                                                                  The Midland College Veterinary Technology Program
                                                                                                                                                   is expanding its ability to extend clinical opportunities to

                                                                                                                                                   students, work with Midland Animal Control and help
                                                                  he Midland College Business and Economic Development
                                                                                                                                                   homeless pets find new owners. The program has recent-
                                                                  Center (BEDC) awarded five certificates in the Business
                                                                                                                                                   ly installed six new dog runs adjacent to the Veterinary
                                                                  Survival Skills Certificate Program for the Fall 2006                            Technology Lab. Bought through private donations to the
                                                          semester. Certificates were awarded to Terrell Burgoon, Michael                          program, the dog runs will allow the program to increase
                                                          Chase, Samuel Kelker, Andrew Lyle and Marshall Patton.
                                                                                                                                  “Callie” came the number and size of dogs the Veterinary Technology
                                                             The Business Survival Skills Certificate Program consists of         to the Vet Tech students will be able to take care of during the semester.
                                                          Continuing Education courses designed to improve the manage-            program from        An open house from 11 a.m.-noon, Tuesday, Nov. 28
   Back row: Certificate recipients (l-r) Samuel          ment skills of business owners and managers. The program con-           Animal           will show off the new dog runs (occupied with dogs
                                                          sists of seven courses offered each semester. Each eight-hour course,   Control. She     that have already been adopted) and the Veterinary
   Kelker, Terrell Burgoon (inset), Andrew Lyle,                                                                                  spent several
   and Marshall Patton with Betsy Seanard                 is divided into four two-hour classes. A Midland College Continuing                      Technology Lab facilities. Students and program admin-
                                                                                                                                  months in the
                                                          Education certificate is awarded to anyone completing five or more      program          istrators will be available to answer questions about the
   Midland College’s Business and Economic
                                                          courses.                                                                before being    program. Veterinary Technology has a partnership with
   Development Center (BEDC) Associate
                                                                                                                                  adopted last    Midland Animal Control that allows the program to take
   Director. Front row: (l-r) BEDC counselor Bob             The classes are held at the Midland College Advanced Technology
                                                                                                                                  fall.           animals housed at Animal Control and get them ready for
   Lanier, Sylvia Nussbaum, Western National              Center (ATC). Western National Bank has joined the Midland
                                                                                                                                                  adoption. During the animals’ stay at Midland College,
   Bank Vice President and Midland Hispanic               Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in providing scholarships for the          Veterinary Technology students learn a variety of “hand-on” skills includ-
   Chamber of Commerce board member, and                  program. Applications are available at the BEDC at 201 W. Florida       ing pharmacology, radiology, nutrition and surgical assisting. Healthy ani-
   certificate recipient Michael Chase.                   Street or on the BEDC website at                  mals are then returned to Midland Animal Control, ready for adoption.

    Registration for Winter Interim and Spring
          classes begins Monday, Nov. 27
   Midland College registration for Mid-Winter and Spring classes begins
Monday, Nov. 27. REMINDER: ALL students registering for classes at Midland
                                                                                                                    You Are Invited to Attend
College MUST fill out a new application, which is available online at Once the applica-                                              Midland College’s
                                                                                                                     Annual Holiday Evening!
tion has been filled out and submitted to Midland College, the student is eligible to
register online —, “Campus Connect” — or in-person in the
Student Services area of the Scharbauer Student Center. For information, call
(432) 685-4501.
                                                                                                               Thursday, November 30, 2006
  Winter Interim lets students earn three hours
                                                                                                                               5:15 - 6:45 p.m.
                                                                                                   E vent!

          credit over Christmas break
Registration begins Monday, Nov. 27 for Midland College’s Winter Interim ses-                                           Two events for your enjoyment!
sion, which lets students earn three hours of credit over the Christmas break. The
session begins Dec. 18. Registration for the session ends at 9 a.m., Monday, Dec.
                                                                                                                              Frito Pie Chili Supper
18. Subject areas include English, History, Reading, Arts, Government,                                                   sponsored by Students in Philanthropy
Humanities, Kinesiology, Music, Psychology, Sociology and Spanish. Both online                                                Scharbauer Student Center
and classroom courses are offered. For more information, call (432) 685-4501.
                                                                                                                      Christmas at the Dollye Neal Chapel
College Survival Seminar addresses college costs                                                                 Enjoy music by harpist, Reba McHaney, in a candle-lit
College costs, scholarships, loans, grants and work study will be the topics of                               setting filled with holiday cheer. Top it off with hot chocolate
                                                                                        Fun Family

Midland College’s second “College Survival Seminar” set for 6:30-7:30 p.m.,
Tuesday, Nov. 28 at MC’s Advanced Technology Center on Cuthbert. The session                                        as you walk to the Hodge Carillon Tower Lighting.
is open to all high school juniors and seniors and their parents. For more
information, call (432) 685-5502.
                                                                                                                      Also, plan on seeing the special holiday
                                                                                                                             decorations at Hall’s Way.
      ‘Get A Life’ is an evening of career advice                                                                                  6:45 p.m.
Get A Life, an evening of career information at MC’s Advanced Technology
Center, will be 5-8 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29. The event is sponsored by the
                                                                                                                     Lighting of the Hodge Carillon Tower
Midland Chamber of Commerce. The goal is to inform high school students                                               and Carolling by MC Chap Singers
about career options and about the educational requirements needed in high
school and college to meet those career goals. For more information, contact                                                    7:00 p.m.
Rebecca Bell at (432) 697-5863.                                                                           Opening Reception for the Fall Student Art Show
                                                                                                       with a special performance by the Midland College Orchestra
  Workforce Cont. Ed. sets electrician’s training                                                            McCormick Gallery — Allison Fine Arts Building (AFA)
The last Mandatory Continuing Education for Electricians course of the year
will be offered 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2. Pre-registration is
required. To register or for more information, call Sara Lyons at (432) 681-6326                                               7:20 - 8:45 p.m.
(, or visit the Workforce Continuing Education website —                                                “Sounds of Christmas”                                                                                      Presented by the Midland College Jazz Band
                                                                                                                   and the Midland College Chap Singers
        Community organizations present FREE                                                                        Wagner & Brown Auditorium in AFA Building
          workshop on money management
The public is invited to a FREE workshop “Understanding Money & Credit.”
Topics to be discussed are the five basic steps of money management: assessing
your financial situation; setting financial goals; creating a spending plan that
                                                                                                                      The 12th Annual Midland College
works; using credit wisely; and committing to a savings plan. The seminar is pre-                                           Student Art Hallway Sale
sented by Rudy Cavazos, Money Management International. The seminar, which                                                McCormick Gallery — AFA Building
will be presented in both English and Spanish, will be given twice: 6-7 p.m.,
Thursday, Dec. 6-7 p.m. at the Midland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce;
                                                                                                                         7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 30
and 2-3 p.m.,Friday, Dec. 8 at the Cogdell Learning Center Lecture Hall. The                                 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Friday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 2
workshop is co-sponsored by Midland Community Development Corporation,
Midland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Midland College Business and
Economic Development Center. For reservations or more information, please call                                                                         Learn more about these events at
(432) 684-4309.

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  Winter Interim and Spring registration begins November 27
     Winter Interim begins Dec. 18                                                                                         Spring classes begin Jan. 16
3600 N. Garfield Midland, TX 79705 (432) 685-4500
    Midland College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of
            Colleges and Schools (1886 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097;
       Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award a Bachelor of Applied Technology degree,
                                 associate degrees and certificates.
                     Midland College is an equal opportunity employer/educator.

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