FAME Announcement

Toyota announced today that the Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (FAME) program will now transition to the Manufacturing Institute. This is not only more seats into the program, but more skilled workers being released into the workforce to fill those industry gaps. Ivanka Trump also participated in the announcement to stress the importance of getting […]

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Student Success Symposium

The Student Services Office hosted the 11th Annual Student Success Symposium on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 on both Decatur and Huntsville campuses. Speakers were Chad Kelsoe (Calhoun alumnus), Heath Daws (Calhoun staff), and Tatayana Rice (Calhoun student).

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Lineworker Rodeo

Calhoun Community College alongside TVA, Decatur and Huntsville utilities conducted a Pre-Apprentice Lineworker competition/completion program for 15 students anticipating graduation from the program. Students rotated through multiple stations and competed in a Lineman rodeo competition. The students were judged based on their technical and soft skills, as well as a free-climb up a 75-foot pole […]

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FlexFactor

The Alabama Community College System (ACCS) and Boeing have teamed up with Next Flex to host the Flex Factor Final Pitch Event for select area high school classes. The “shark tank-style” pitches were presented on Thursday, May 2, in the Education Training Center at the Space and Rocket Center. FlexFactor is a learning program designed to inform, inspire, […]

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Mass Casualty Drill

Calhoun Community College’s Allied Health and Public Safety departments partnered this year to conduct the college’s annual Mass Casualty Incident (MCI) drill. The exercise took place on Thursday, April 18, 2019, on the college’s Decatur campus in the area of the Wallace building.

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