2018 ARCHIVES

October

October 22, 2018
Blinn opens registration for Winter Minimester, Spring semester

Blinn students save 42 percent in tuition and fees compared to the average four-year Texas university

October 19, 2018
Canadian Brass hosts master class for Blinn brass ensemble

'To have this opportunity at a two-year college truly is wonderful,' says Blinn trumpeter Juan Romero

October 19, 2018
Blinn College Alumni and Friends celebrate five new Hall of Honor inductees

Luncheon celebrates the lives and accomplishments of Nancy Berry, M. Scott Gilpin, Susan Myers, Walt Schoenvogel, and Dr. Robert A. Winkelmann

October 18, 2018
Blinn sophomore turns passion into a career through Graphic Design Program

Internship at AlphaGraphics turned into a career opportunity for Johnathan Murphy

October 16, 2018
Blinn astronomy organization to celebrate Observe the Moon Night at Brenham and Bryan campuses

Community is invited to learn more about the moon through telescope viewing and sky tours

October 16, 2018
Blinn Board of Trustees approves men’s and women’s golf programs

New teams are expected to attract approximately 30 students per year

October 16, 2018
Blinn board approves renovation design for the Moody Library

Renovations will create a more welcoming atmosphere for Blinn students

October 13, 2018
Blinn mourns the passing of Board Vice-Chair Richard Powell

Powell oversaw tremendous growth and development during four years on the Blinn board

October 12, 2018
History comes to life during the Star of Republic’s annual Night at the Museum

The Saturday, Oct. 27, event features a sundown wagon ride, tavern tales, and interactive exhibit characters

October 11, 2018
Blinn students present research at world’s largest chemistry conference

Schylar Clark and Viet Ha Pham selected to showcase findings at American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston

October 11, 2018
Blinn opens its Performing Arts Series with unique Beatles tribute

‘Yesterday and Today’ places song selections in the hands of the audience

October 10, 2018
Blinn-Bryan Theatre Arts invites community to free dialect workshop

Dialect coach, director, and actress Carolyn Johnson will lead the Oct. 11 session

October 9, 2018
Blinn HVAC Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program launching new section Monday, Oct. 15

Program quickly trains workers for entry-level positions as HVAC assistants

October 8, 2018
Blinn faculty appointed to THECB advisory committees

Britney Hibbeler, Mike McHugh, and Kevin Patrick will assist in establishing curricula for academic programs in Texas

October 5, 2018
Blinn-Brenham theatre cast and crew take trip to Cameron Park Zoo to prepare for ‘The Island of Dr. Moreau’

The 2018 Blinn-Brenham theatre season will open Oct. 11-14 at the O’Donnell Center

October 4, 2018
Blinn offers surgical technology information sessions

The demand for surgical technologists is surging locally and nation-wide

October 3, 2018
Alumni and Friends awards over $39,000 in grants to the Blinn College District

The Alumni and Friends Association serves all students, alumni, and friends of the Blinn College District

October 2, 2018
Blinn-Brenham students clock over 1,000 hours volunteering at Washington County Fair

More than 100 agricultural sciences and veterinary technology students took part in various events

October 2, 2018
Distinguished Lecture Series welcomes leading historian to discuss the rise of self-identity among early Americans

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Daniel Walker Howe will present “Making the American Self” Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

October 1, 2018
Blinn accepting applications for full- and part-time instructors

The College District posted record enrollment during the Fall 2018 semester

September

September 28, 2018
Blinn-Brenham opens its 2018-19 theatre season with ‘The Island of Dr. Moreau’

Play will explore thought-provoking topics through on-stage performance and projection screens

September 28, 2018
Blinn-Schulenburg invites star gazers to Schaefer Observatory for fall star parties

Visitors will receive guided tour of the constellations at College’s Schulenburg campus

September 28, 2018
Local vocational nurse hones skills through Blinn’s Phlebotomy Technician Program

Phlebotomy specialization will increase Jared Cravens’ employability in the medical industry

September 26, 2018
Blinn names its 2018 Teaching Excellence Award winners

Karen Killion, Patrice Poage, and Dana Wood are recognized for their commitment to student success

September 25, 2018
September 24, 2018
Blinn vocational nursing programs to host information sessions

Prospective students are invited to learn more about the program’s face-to-face and online/blended options

September 21, 2018
Stacy Aschenbeck announces resignation after three years on the Blinn College District Board of Trustees

During Aschenbeck’s tenure, Blinn established a new partnership with The Texas A&M University System at RELLIS and introduced modern, high-tech facilities

September 21, 2018
Blinn-Schulenburg offers social media marketing tips for small businesses

Course helps small business owners reach new customers and engage existing ones

September 21, 2018
Blinn SBDC offers basic QuickBooks course

All-day workshop teaches small business owners to get the most from their desktop accounting software

September 20, 2018
Blinn’s 2018-19 Performing Arts Series brings comedy, music, and a holiday classic to the O’Donnell Center

The Blinn College District is bringing comedy, music, and a holiday classic to Brenham during the 2018-19 Performing Arts Series.

September 18, 2018
Blinn College District launches redesigned website spotlighting student success

New-look site includes easier navigation and more information regarding College programs

September 18, 2018
Blinn board receives report regarding record enrollment, approves legislative priorities and tax rate

Improved registration experience, communication lead to the highest enrollment in Blinn’s 135-year history

September 17, 2018
Blinn sets record with 19,581 students enrolled for the Fall semester

Online enrollment jumps 17 percent, Brenham Campus enrollment climbs 16.8 percent

September 13, 2018
Blinn to host registration sessions for ESL and GED/college readiness courses

Registration available Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 17 and 18, at the Bryan Adult Learning Center

September 12, 2018
Blinn Study Abroad Program offers once-in-a-lifetime trips to Spain and Costa Rica

Students can earn Spanish or geography credit while immersing themselves in the local culture

September 11, 2018
Blinn to host Constitution Day lecture at Bryan Campus

University of Oklahoma Professor Keith Gaddie will explore the pros and cons of gerrymandering

September 10, 2018
Blinn offering online/blended Vocational Nursing Program beginning this fall

New online/blended program is the first of its kind in Texas

September 6, 2018
Blinn Alumni and Friends Association names five to its 2018 Hall of Honor class

Nancy Berry, M. Scott Gilpin, Susan Myers, Walt Schoenvogel, and Dr. Robert A. Winkelmann will be recognized for their service to the community

September 5, 2018
Blinn announces launch of new five-week Land Surveying Program

Surveyors earn median pay of $61,140 and demand is expected to grow 11% between 2016 and 2026

September 4, 2018
Classic Flowers in Acrylic course comes to Blinn-Schulenburg this Fall

New community education course teaches students the acrylic painting process

August

August 30, 2018
Blinn Welding Program in Bryan expands services to accommodate immense growth

Program has grown over 300% since its inaugural class in 2016

August 29, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham Theatre Arts unveils a season of tall and twisted

This season’s productions features tall tales with a twist

August 29, 2018
Blinn-Bryan Theatre to spotlight local talent during upcoming season

Blinn to launch interactive theatre outreach program to complement 2018-19 performances

August 28, 2018
Blinn names new Associate Degree Nursing Program Director

Karla Ross previously served as interim director and an instructor for Blinn’s ADN Program

August 27, 2018
Blinn’s Walter C. Schwartz Building at the RELLIS Campus opens its doors

More than 1,500 students are enrolled for the 2018-19 academic year

August 24, 2018
Blinn shatters expectations with 1,509 students enrolled at the RELLIS Campus

Registration remains open through Tuesday for the Fall 2018 semester

August 23, 2018
Blinn celebrates grand opening of the Walter C. Schwartz Building at RELLIS

The 83,000-square-foot facility will host its first classes Monday

August 22, 2018
Blinn to offer extended registration hours Saturday at its Central Administrative Services Building in Bryan

Students can speak to enrollment and financial aid specialists, academic advisors between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

August 21, 2018
Board of Trustees proposes maintaining Blinn College District’s current tax rate

Blinn will host public hearings regarding the tax rate Sept. 4 and Sept. 13

August 17, 2018
Blinn opens doors to new Brenham Campus residence hall

Mill Creek Hall can accommodate 464 residents

August 16, 2018
Blinn alumna earns degree, lands dream career as a legal assistant at her alma mater

Ravin McFarlane provides legal assistance to Blinn’s Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and General Counsel

August 13, 2018
Blinn’s LVN-Transition Program to offer new blended and evening courses this fall

Courses offer greater scheduling flexibility for licensed vocational nurses looking to become registered nurses

August 9, 2018
Blinn, Texas A&M alumnus opens doors for the next generation of college students

Blinn, Texas A&M alumnus opens doors for the next generation of college students Cleveland Jones guides prospective students as Admissions Coordinator at the RELLIS Campus

August 7, 2018
‘Sleeping Beauty’ hits the stage to close Blinn’s Family Series at the O’Donnell

A classic fairy tale is brought to life with a rhymed-verse storytelling spin

August 6, 2018
Blinn Paramedic Program recognizes 22 graduates with pinning ceremony

State-of-the-art simulation training prepares students to save lives

July

July 31, 2018
Valedictorian finds career path through Hodde Center welding program

‘I am looking forward to learning the different processes of welding and one day becoming a structural welder,’ says James Anderson

July 30, 2018
Bryan Collegiate High School grad looks forward to studying health sciences at RELLIS

Citlaly Rivera will pursue her health science degree from West Texas A&M at the RELLIS Campus

July 27, 2018
Blinn’s new Clinical Medical Assistant Program offers Bryan resident a convenient pathway to a new career

‘It was the perfect opportunity at the right time in my life,’ says Brenesha Robinson

July 23, 2018
Blinn College District to host two-day financial planning workshop

Financial professionals Stephen McGee and John Anderson will share preparation and planning tips

July 20, 2018
Blinn announces dental hygiene information session dates

Program prepares students for high-demand careers as dental hygienists or transfer toward a bachelor’s degree

July 19, 2018
Blinn College District offers skills training courses in Navasota

Courses include customer service, computer skills, cash register skills, career readiness, CPR, and OSHA 10

July 18, 2018
Blinn SBDC offers basic QuickBooks course

All-day workshop teaches small business owners to get the most from their desktop accounting software

July 17, 2018
Blinn sees increase in Summer II enrollment

Registration for the Fall semester is open until classes begin Aug. 27

July 16, 2018
Blinn encourages eligible students to apply for Fall semester Perkins Grant funds

Online application for textbook and transportation assistance is open through 10 a.m. Monday, July 23

July 12, 2018
Blinn agricultural sciences graduate headed to Oklahoma State University

After two years on the Blinn livestock judging team, Ag Club, and Phi Theta Kappa honor society, Patterson will pursue a bachelor’s degree in animal science

July 10, 2018
Coming full circle: Bryan couple undergo reverse transfer process to earn Blinn associate degrees

Kyle and Dee Ann Jones were inspired by their daughter to transfer credits toward their associate degrees

July 10, 2018
Blinn summer camp introduces seventh and eighth graders to health science career options

Camp participants used Blinn's state-of-the-art clinical simulation technology to learn the basics of patient care

July 6, 2018
KJT donates $1,000 to support students studying Czech at Blinn-Schulenburg

Fourteen students taking Czech benefitted from the donation

July 5, 2018
Local firefighter discovers passion for emergency medical services through Blinn's Paramedic Program

'This program teaches us to care for patients as though they were our family,' says Schuyler Holcomb

July 2, 2018
Blinn names new Veterinary Technology Program Director

Catherine Pfent brings 15 years of education and research experience to Blinn

June

June 28, 2018
University engineering student enhances skills with Blinn, TEEX pre-apprenticeship training

Safety training and hands-on projects complement Ahmed Harhara’s graduate studies at Texas A&M University

June 28, 2018
Blinn-Schulenburg Lunch and Learn event will show local businesses how to apply for grants that fund customized employee training programs

Blinn’s Division of Technical and Community Education partners with companies to apply for Texas Workforce Commission grants

June 27, 2018
Blinn announces program’s new name: Biotechnology Laboratory Sciences

Program prepares students for a variety of high-demand careers in growing biotechnology industry

June 26, 2018
Blinn enrolls its 1,000th student at RELLIS

RELLIS Academic Alliance offers students affordable, convenient bachelor’s degree pathways

June 25, 2018
Blinn Physical Therapist Assistant students offer medical care abroad

Nevah Evans, Ruth Lee, Nicole Lopez, Molly Sanford, and Hannah Waddell spend summer break on a medical mission trip in Peru

June 22, 2018
Tarleton State Criminal Justice Program at RELLIS offers convenience, affordability for Caldwell resident

Antonio Garcia can now pursue a criminal justice degree from Tarleton without leaving the Brazos Valley

June 22, 2018
Blinn SBDC to host advanced QuickBooks course at the Hodde Center

One-day course teaches business owners to get the most from their accounting software

June 20, 2018
Blinn Board of Trustees approves $115.3 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year

Budget reflects Blinn’s expansion to the Walter C. Schwartz Building at the RELLIS Campus

June 20, 2018
Blinn announces dental hygiene information session dates

Program prepares students for high-demand careers as dental hygienists or transfer toward a bachelor’s degree

June 18, 2018
Blinn’s online Summer I enrollment continues rapid increase

Blinn offered 183 online course sections during the Summer I semester

June 15, 2018
Blinn-Bryan Vocational Nursing Program pins 23 nursing graduates

Classroom, lab, and clinical experiences prepare students for rewarding healthcare careers

June 15, 2018
Blinn welcomes 21 vocational nursing graduates to the profession with pinning ceremony

Blinn graduates rank among state leaders on national licensure exam

June 14, 2018
BVEDC, Blinn, The Texas A&M University System, and TEEX have partnered to provide high-demand skills training to Bryan/College Station

BVEDC, Blinn, The Texas A&M University System, and TEEX have partnered to provide high-demand skills training to Bryan/College Station

June 13, 2018
Blinn’s inaugural Family Series brings ‘Call of the Wild’ and ‘Sleeping Beauty’ to the O’Donnell Center Stage this summer

These classic tales are accompanied by 180-degree projections that bring the story to life

June 12, 2018
Study finds that students who earn associate degrees in STEM fields earn more than some four-year degree graduates

Blinn offers a variety of STEM and business degree programs that lead to high-demand, high-wage careers

June 12, 2018
June 2018 Retirees, New Hires, and Birthdays

Please join the Blinn College District in celebrating the careers of its June retirees:

June 11, 2018
Hodde Center staff and students are restoring Washington County veterans’ F-111 aircraft

Humes and McGee headed a project including the construction of a new Pitot tube for the plane

June 8, 2018
Blinn student selected to participate in NASA summer program

Luis Garduno will interact with NASA engineers and develop a space vehicle at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi

June 6, 2018
Star of the Republic Museum invites visitors to unlock history with new Texas-themed escape room

‘Runaway Scrape Escape’ challenges players to a series of timed logic games

June 4, 2018
Blinn professor recognized by alma mater for professional excellence, community service

Essie Childers named Longview ISD’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni

May

May 31, 2018
Registration open for the Blinn College District’s fifth annual Health Sciences Summer Camp

Three-day camp introduces 7th and 8th graders to a variety of health science career options

May 30, 2018
Blinn brings innovative speakers and ideas to Brenham with TEDxBlinnCollege

Event will feature six guest speakers discussing topics that include artificial intelligence, music, horticulture, and public speaking

May 30, 2018
Blinn offers June facilities maintenance courses at the RELLIS Campus

Blinn-Bryan workforce schedule also includes training for phlebotomy technicians, truck drivers, and certified nurse aides

May 29, 2018
New TEEX, Blinn partnership teaches business executives to protect their companies from cyberattack

June 22 course provides executives the steps they need to protect customer and employee data

May 25, 2018
Alumnus treasures family memories on the Blinn-Brenham Campus

Raeke family’s history at Blinn dates back to 1906

May 24, 2018
Scholarships available for upcoming Hodde Center carpentry course

Local demand for carpenters is expected to increase 14.5 percent between 2016 and 2026

May 24, 2018
More than 1,800 Blinn College District students earn academic honors

Blinn names 776 students to its prestigious Chancellor’s Scholars List

May 23, 2018
Blinn College District’s Physical Therapist Assistant Program to host information sessions

PTA Program prepares students for high-paying, high-demand healthcare careers

May 22, 2018
Blinn College-Schulenburg honors Emerging Writers Contest winners

Eight student writers earn recognition for academic writing, fiction, non-fiction, and poetry

May 22, 2018
Building for the future: Blinn College District students design and construct wall sections from scratch

Architectural Technology course offers hands-on learning and job site simulation

May 22, 2018
Blinn to offer two beginner golf courses in June

‘Let’s Play Golf’ and ‘Making That Critical Shot’ will be offered at the Phillips Event Center at Briarcrest

May 21, 2018
Blinn biology professor discusses forensic science with the John Openshaw Society of Houston

Dr. Kelly Kissane shares the science behind Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes

May 18, 2018
Blinn College-Schulenburg students complete Preserving Your Family Story III

Students continue to write, edit, and share family stories in the eight-week continuing education course

May 18, 2018
Blinn College District students use classroom project to affect change in state education system

Students make presentation to the State Board of Education regarding life preparatory classes

May 18, 2018
May 16, 2018
Blinn College District recognizes 10 new veterinary technology graduates

Blinn College District offers one of just 10 accredited programs in the state

May 14, 2018
Blinn freshman will stay close to home as she pursues criminal justice degree from Tarleton at RELLIS

‘I have nine universities in my backyard offering me bachelor’s degree options,’ says Rykeysha Dill

May 11, 2018
Warren Masonic Lodge donates over $15,000 for second Blinn scholarship

Caldwell ISD students to benefit from new endowed scholarship

May 8, 2018
Blinn College District recognizes 15 future dental hygienists with pinning ceremony

Fifteen graduates are welcomed to the profession after completing rigorous two-year program

May 7, 2018
Blinn’s newest residence hall to blend the comforts of home with advanced classroom technology

Mill Creek Hall will open on the Blinn-Brenham Campus in Fall 2018

May 7, 2018
May 7, 2018
Blinn College District recognizes 56 Associate Degree Nursing graduates with pinning ceremony

Blinn College graduates rank among state leaders on national licensure exam

May 3, 2018
Texas education website expects Blinn College District students to save thousands in 2018-19

Out-of-district Blinn students taking 30 credit hours will save $3,914 compared to the average Texas public university

May 2, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham Campus biology students partake in first biodiversity study focused on Washington County

Larry Joe and Joanne Doherty open Long Star Ranch to Blinn College students for hands-on learning opportunity

April

April 30, 2018
Blinn College District Agricultural Mechanics Project Show draws 173 entries

18th annual showcase draws students from 80 high school FFA chapters and 4-H clubs

April 30, 2018
Blinn College District bands to conclude semester with four concerts

All musical performances are free and open to the public

April 27, 2018
Marine veteran translates military experience into a career through Blinn College’s Pharmacy Technician Program

Program’s flexible scheduling offers perfect fit for Blinn College alumna Emmie Eisenhauer

April 27, 2018
Former Blinn College welding student transitions into successful career with Valmont Industries

‘Blinn is a good college with phenomenal instructors, and they helped me get a job at Valmont,’ says Patrick Miles

April 26, 2018
Blinn College District to host third annual art exhibit to raise funds for student scholarships

Freshman Hunter Woods credits scholarship for helping him get a jumpstart on a digital arts degree

April 26, 2018
Sealy business owner’s annual donation helps Blinn-Sealy students thrive

The Ryan Auto Group Scholarship has provided financial aid for eight students since 2015

April 26, 2018
Texas A&M University-Texarkana officials to share RELLIS Campus biology degree information at Blinn College-Bryan

A&M-Texarkana officials will be on the Blinn-Bryan Campus on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 1-2

April 25, 2018
Blinn College engineering students take research beyond the classroom

Risheil Ortiz, Celine Torres, and Kaitlin Warnke selected to showcase findings at American Chemical Society National Meeting in New Orleans

April 24, 2018
Smiles on the go: Blinn College Dental Hygiene Program awarded portable dentistry system

Blinn, Texas Oral Health Coalition, Midwest Dental partner to bring dental services to the community

April 23, 2018
Blinn inducts 84 new members into Mu Alpha Theta

The honor society recognizes superior mathematical abilities

April 23, 2018
Blinn College Agriculture Sciences Program to host 18th annual Ag Mechanics Show

Approximately 80 high schools will showcase agricultural mechanics projects on Wednesday, April 25

April 23, 2018
New York author and editor Anna Pitoniak discusses the industry with Blinn College-Schulenburg English students

Author of ‘The Futures’ and Random House senior editor joins English 1302 course via FaceTime

April 20, 2018
Blinn College-Bryan Theatre closes season with comedic family drama, ‘Bad Jews’

‘This is a gripping story about family at its core,’ says theatre student Chelsea Mansker

April 20, 2018
Blinn College to host information sessions regarding RELLIS Campus criminal justice, public administration programs

Officials from Blinn, Tarleton State will meet with students Wednesday, April 25, and Wednesday, May 2, at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

April 19, 2018
Blinn College District to display student research, innovations with third annual Student Research Celebration

Community is invited to view original work from student researchers in Bryan Campus Student Center

April 19, 2018
Blinn SBDC offers basic QuickBooks course

All-day workshop teaches small business owners to get the most from their desktop accounting software

April 18, 2018
April 18, 2018
Blinn College nursing graduates achieve 100 percent pass rate on national exam

Blinn Associate Degree Nursing Program credits interactive learning, student and faculty dedication for licensure success

April 17, 2018
Rudder High School graduate looks forward to joining the RELLIS inaugural class

Gutierrez will pursue her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

April 16, 2018
Blinn College District encourages eligible students to apply for Summer semester Perkins Grant funds

Online application for textbook and transportation assistance is open through 10 a.m. Monday, April 23

April 13, 2018
Blinn College police officer named Sexual Assault Resource Center’s ‘Professional of the Year’

Blinn College police officer named Sexual Assault Resource Center’s ‘Professional of the Year’

April 12, 2018
Blinn College’s fourth annual Clay Shootout raises more than $60,000 for Blinn students

Proceeds benefit student scholarships and athletic equipment

April 11, 2018
A decade of dentistry: Blinn College Dental Hygiene Program hosts 10th annual Give Kids a Smile

Blinn Dental Hygiene students provide free dental care to almost 100 local children

April 11, 2018
Blinn College opens registration for May Minimester, Summer and Fall semesters

Blinn’s academic transfer rate and affordability make it a destination for students across the state

April 10, 2018
Blinn College recognized for social media engagement

Texas Social Media Research Institute ranks Blinn fourth among the state’s 50 community colleges

April 9, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham theatre arts students recognized at state play festival

Blinn theatre students pick up numerous awards for production of Peter Shaffer’s “Black Comedy”

April 6, 2018
Blinn College nursing student sparks widespread donation effort

Ashlee Carter serves as Blinn student representative on Salvation Army B/CS Advisory Board

April 5, 2018
Blinn College Alumni and Friends Association to host second annual Eat, Drink, & Join event

The community is encouraged to attend to meet and greet with Alumni and Friends

April 4, 2018
Blinn College international student finds ‘home away from home’ at Bryan Campus

Nigerian native Ugochukwu ‘Ugo’ Mozie credits Blinn for his academic success

April 3, 2018
Blinn College sophomore enjoys Music Program, student government activities in her pursuit of a business degree

‘Blinn had all the courses I needed to transfer to North Texas and the advisors were very helpful,’ says Carli Pritchard

April 3, 2018
Blinn College-Schulenburg invites star gazers to Schaefer Observatory for spring ‘star party’

Visitors will receive guided tour of the constellations at College’s Schulenburg campus

March

April 2, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham Theatre Arts Program wraps season with Student Showcase

Students will provide a variety of entertainment at the O’Donnell Center, April 5-6

March 29, 2018
Blinn College brings award-winning a capella group m-pact to Brenham on April 13

This a cappella musical performance features a variety of songs from old to new

March 29, 2018
Blinn College, Tarleton State to host information sessions regarding RELLIS Campus criminal justice, public administration programs

Blinn and Tarleton officials will host five upcoming sessions at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

March 29, 2018
Blinn College-Bryan’s April workforce courses include training for HVAC and phlebotomy technicians, truck drivers, and certified nurse aides

Schedule also includes certified medication aide refresher, electrician license renewal, and plumbing professional development course March 29, 2018

March 28, 2018
Blinn College Agricultural Sciences Program hosts inaugural Career Development Event

Over 500 FFA high school students competed in five competitions including poultry evaluation, wildlife and recreation management, entomology, farm business management and veterinary science.

March 28, 2018
Blinn College students bring spirit of service to Spirit of Texas Festival

Blinn College volunteers comprised the largest group of volunteers at the three-day festival

March 27, 2018
Blinn College District names 23-year Navy veteran Executive Dean of the RELLIS Campus

The RELLIS Campus will open for the Fall 2018 semester

March 26, 2018
Blinn-Sealy to host fourth annual ‘Boots & Blue Jeans for Blinn’ on Friday, April 20

Annual fundraising event supports student scholarships and new educational programs

March 26, 2018
Phi Theta Kappa honor society’s Blinn-Brenham chapter inducts 35 students

Annual fundraising event supports student scholarships and new educational programs

March 23, 2018
Blinn College’s inaugural Health Sciences Showcase provides in-depth look at its renowned healthcare programs

Programs include nursing, dental hygiene, EMS, fire science, health information technology, physical therapist assistant, radiologic technology, and surgical technology

March 23, 2018
Eight students earn their Navasota Industrial Boot Camp certification from Blinn College

Program was the product of a unique partnership between Blinn, the City of Navasota, and Workforce Solutions

March 23, 2018
Blinn College Legal Assistant Program invites prospective students to learn about variety of legal careers

Program graduates are qualified for careers in law firms, courts, government, insurance, and administrative agencies

March 22, 2018
Blinn College to host admissions and advising session for business offerings at the RELLIS Campus

Officials from Blinn College and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi will meet with students Tuesday, March 27, at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

March 21, 2018
Blinn College District names academic facility at RELLIS in honor of Walter Schwartz

Former Blinn president/chancellor, civic leader Walter Schwartz recognized for legacy of educational excellence and valuable service to the College

March 21, 2018
Blinn College to host Texas post-primary election presentation

University of St. Thomas Professor Dr. Jon Taylor has been predicting election results at Blinn for more than a decade

March 8, 2018
Blinn College Alumni & Friends, Lettermen Association to host 2018 Clay Shootout

Annual fundraising event supports academic scholarships and athletic equipment

March 7, 2018
Blinn College inducts 24 students into Sigma Kappa Delta honor society

English honor society welcomes full-time students with 3.0 GPA

March 7, 2018
Blinn College SBDC helps Foundation Learning Academy open new location

‘It is a great relationship,’ owner Henna Allana says

March 6, 2018
March 5, 2018
Blinn College students give back to community through Buccaneer Big Event

More than 130 student volunteers complete area projects as a ‘thank you’ to Washington County

March 1, 2018
Five Blinn College District educators recognized with coveted excellence award

NISOD Excellence Award recognizes educators for outstanding teaching and leadershi

February

February 28, 2018
Blinn College theatre arts students participate in TheatreFest

Four-day convention celebrates educational theatre

February 27, 2018
Blinn College encourages Washington County residents to apply for endowed scholarships

Blinn offers a variety of scholarships established specifically to support Washington County residents

February 27, 2018
Blinn College encourages Brazos County residents to apply for endowed scholarships

Blinn offers a variety of scholarships established specifically to support Brazos County residents

February 27, 2018
Blinn College encourages Fayette County residents to apply for endowed scholarships

Blinn offers a variety of scholarships established specifically to support Fayette County residents

February 27, 2018
Blinn College encourages Austin County residents to apply for endowed scholarships

Blinn offers a variety of scholarships established specifically to support Austin County residents

February 23, 2018
Blinn College District and Blinn College Foundation recognize donors of 10 endowed scholarships

Blinn currently is accepting applications for a wide range of 2018-19 scholarships

February 22, 2018
Blinn College names new Executive Dean for the Brenham Campus

Blinn College names new Executive Dean for the Brenham Campus

February 22, 2018
Blinn College invites community to inaugural Health Sciences Showcase

March 8 event includes student-led tours, hands-on demonstrations, and an AirMed 12 helicopter visit

February 19, 2018
Education leads to a life of advocacy for Blinn College alumna

Jody Schulz serves as executive director for NAMI-Brazos Valley

February 16, 2018
Blinn College students showcase skills at intercollegiate speech and debate tournament

Freshmen Raedyn Robinus and Juan Soto compete against four-year universities as Blinn hosts the Texas Intercollegiate Forensics Association Tournament

February 16, 2018
February 15, 2018
Blinn College partners with FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies on a $289,395 safety and skills training grant

Texas Workforce Commission grant will provide training for 140 FUJIFILM employees

February 15, 2018
Blinn College partners with Axis Pipe and Tube on a $469,880 safety and skills training grant

Texas Workforce Commission grant will provide training for 197 Axis Pipe and Tube employees

February 14, 2018
Blinn College, Sol Education Abroad partner to offer award-winning study abroad opportunity

Sol Education Abroad’s Granada, Spain, experience named GoAbroad.com’s top study abroad program for 2017

February 13, 2018
Blinn College’s Star of the Republic Museum announces history fair winners

Approximately 200 students participate in 2018 Brazos Valley Regional History Fair

February 9, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham Theatre turns out the lights for ‘Black Comedy’

British farce that takes place during a blackout comes to the O’Donnell Center, Feb. 22-25

February 9, 2018
Blinn College-Bryan Campus Theatre brings slapstick comedy to the local stage

Dario Fo’s ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’ runs Feb. 15-18

February 8, 2018
Engineering Academy offers unique pathway to a Texas A&M engineering degree

Program allows students to pursue their engineering degree while co-enrolled at Texas A&M and Blinn

February 7, 2018
Brazos Valley Regional History Fair brings ‘conflict and compromise’ to Star of the Republic Museum and Washington-on-the-Brazos

Brazos Valley Regional History Fair brings ‘conflict and compromise’ to Star of the Republic Museum and Washington-on-the-Brazos

February 6, 2018
Approximately 200 theatre professionals, educators, and students visit Blinn College-Brenham for regional symposium

‘It was really nice showing that we do the same things that undergraduates and graduate students do at four-year programs,’ says sophomore Ilana Ariel

February 5, 2018
Blinn College invites prospective students to learn more about criminal justice, public administration offerings at the RELLIS Campus

Representatives from Tarleton State University will meet with Blinn College students Feb. 7, Feb. 20, and March 7

February 1, 2018
Blinn College accepting applications for more than $320,000 in endowed scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a wide range of backgrounds, majors, and interests

January

January 31, 2018
January 30, 2018
Blinn SBDC to host advanced QuickBooks course at the Hodde Center

One-day course teaches business owners to get the most from their accounting software

January 30, 2018
January 29, 2018
Blinn College offering half-price HVAC technician course at the RELLIS Campus

'There has never been a better time to pursue a career as an HVAC technician'

January 26, 2018
Blinn College nursing students present original research at national conference

Emily Calk, Ashley Frei, and Brittany Torres selected to showcase findings alongside faculty and industry professionals in Scottsdale, Ariz.

January 25, 2018
Blinn College-Brenham Campus to host 16th annual Young Pianist Competition

Saturday, Jan. 27, competition is open to the public in the O’Donnell Center

January 24, 2018
Blinn College-Schulenburg offers array of workforce and continuing education courses

Courses include medication aide, conversational Czech, basic computer series, and preserving your family story

January 24, 2018
‘Million Dollar Quartet’ recreates rock ’n’ roll history at Blinn College-Brenham’s O’Donnell Center

Tony Award-winning Broadway musical features hits by Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins

January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018
January 22, 2018
Blinn College invites prospective students to learn more about RELLIS Campus program offerings

Officials from Blinn College and The Texas A&M University System to meet with students, share information regarding degree programs offered at the RELLIS Campus

January 22, 2018
Blinn Board of Trustees authorizes purchase of RELLIS Campus equipment

Blinn will open new academic facility at The Texas A&M System’s RELLIS Campus in Fall 2018

January 10, 2018
Blinn College posts record enrollment during Winter Minimester

Registration for Blinn’s Spring semester is open through Monday, Jan. 15

January 8, 2018
Students have one week remaining to register for Blinn College’s Spring semester

Students can enroll in online and face-to-face Spring semester courses through Monday, Jan. 15

January 8, 2018
Blinn College invites community to its Bryan Campus

Community Orientation Day gives local organizations the opportunity to meet students

January 5, 2018
Blinn College Alumni & Friends invites community to explore Tuscany and the Italian Riviera

Highlights include exploring Florence, Siena, Lucca, Pisa, and more while enjoying local cuisine

January 4, 2018
Blinn College welcomes Jason Jennings to its Board of Trustees

Jennings is President of Baylor Scott & White – College Station Region

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