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2024 Archives

May

May 21, 2024
Blinn College board authorizes furniture, audio-visual purchases for new Bryan Campus Administration Building

The 46,000-square-foot facility is scheduled for completion in February 2025

May 20, 2024
Blinn-Waller hosting special registration event on May 29

Blinn-Waller hosting special registration event on May 29

May 16, 2024
Blinn Real Estate Program grad now helping families find the perfect home

Jeovany Bonilla graduated last year with an AAS in Business Administration and Management and his Real Estate Certificate

May 14, 2024
Blinn College opens enrollment for fall mechatronics classes in Waller

Students can earn an occupational skills award in just one semester on their way to an associate degree

May 13, 2024
Blinn College reducing dual-credit tuition, will offer no-cost courses to qualifying high school students

Beginning this fall, Blinn will reduce dual-credit tuition to just $56.87 per semester credit hour

May 10, 2024
Brenham Campus Construction Update

This summer, Blinn College will enhance the Brenham Campus Academic Building with a project designed to upgrade the interior corridors with new ceiling grids, tiles, lighting, paint, interior signage, and a rejuvenated front entry canopy.

May 9, 2024
Blinn College celebrates its spring Class of 2024 at commencement

Almost 1,000 students earned degrees, certificates, and occupational skills awards this spring

May 9, 2024
May 9, 2024
11 students pinned at Blinn Veterinary Technology Program ceremony

Blinn is the only community college in the state to offer labs and clinicals at Texas A&M’s Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

May 8, 2024
Blinn recognizes 17 Radiologic Technology Program graduates with pinning ceremony

Graduates maintain a high state licensure exam pass rate and 100% employment rateny

May 7, 2024
Blinn's Fowler and Masenda selected for 2024-25 Texas Success Center Leadership Academy

Prestigious one-year leadership development program focuses on student success

May 7, 2024
Six Blinn College District faculty and staff recognized with 2024 NISOD Excellence Awards

Recipients will be honored with medallions recognizing their service to students and the community

May 6, 2024
Blinn celebrates 14 dental hygiene graduates with pinning ceremony

Positions for dental hygienists are in high demand with a median annual salary of $87,530

May 6, 2024
Blinn celebrates 46 new Associate Degree Nursing graduates

Blinn ADN graduates rank among the state leaders on the national licensure exam

May 1, 2024
Two Blinn students earn livestock judging All-America honors

Two Blinn students earn livestock judging All-America honors

May 1, 2024
Sixteen Blinn students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa honor society

Sixteen Blinn students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa honor society

April

April 30, 2024
Blinn Veterinary Technology Program instructor recognized with Texas Veterinary Medical Association President’s Award

Adjunct instructor Mandy Zachgo was recognized for her contributions to the veterinary profession

April 26, 2024
Blinn professor receives top honors from Texas Educational Theatre Association

Kevin Patrick named Educator of the Year in Higher Education

April 24, 2024
Generative AI and Fraud: What You Need to Know, Spring 2024

Generative AI fraud is becoming more prevalent in several areas, including advanced email phishing attacks, deepfake videos, audios, and photos, as well as synthetic identities and document forgeries.

April 23, 2024
April 22, 2024
Blinn's Give Kids a Smile provides more than $18,000 in free dental care for children

The annual event is coordinated, planned, and executed by Blinn College dental hygiene students

April 19, 2024
Blinn Ag Club named top chapter at Texas Junior College Agricultural Association convention

Kinsey Gardner named overall champion, Weston Hinze named reserve champion

April 17, 2024
Blinn College offering fall Czech language classes

Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Czech courses will be held this fall

April 16, 2024
April 10, 2024
April 9, 2024
Blinn-Brenham Theatre Arts Program will end 'Year of the Supernatural' with 'The Yellow Wallpaper'

Tale of insanity will be staged April 18-21 at O’Donnell Performing Arts Center

April 8, 2024
Blinn Agricultural Mechanics Projects Show to feature students' imaginations

Competition will be held April 24 at Rankin Agricultural Complex on Brenham Campus

April 8, 2024
Blinn encourages eligible career and technical education students to apply for summer Perkins Grant funds

Online application for textbook assistance is open through 10 a.m. Monday, April 15

April 5, 2024
April 4, 2024
Blinn-Bryan Communication Studies Showcase highlights the power of persuasive communication

April 9 event includes a discussion of persuasive strategies and the finals of the Speak Up! Speak Out! public speaking contest

April 4, 2024
Waller-based Alegacy Equipment establishes endowed Blinn College scholarship

Alegacy gifts first scholarship earmarked for students at new Waller Campus

April 2, 2024
Blinn Board of Trustees sets tuition and fee rates and approves FAST dual credit program for 2024-25

FAST allows eligible students to enroll in dual credit courses at no cost

April 2, 2024
Blinn Paralegal and Legal Assistant Student Organization to host Brazos Valley Paralegal Forum

Blinn alumni, local legal professionals will share their experiences and answer questions at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

April 1, 2024
Blinn-Bryan Campus invites public to solar eclipse viewing event on April 8

Telescopes and solar viewing glasses will provide a unique look at this historic event

March

March 28, 2024
Blinn wins six national higher education marketing awards

Blinn's recognition includes four Educational Advertising Awards

March 25, 2024
Blinn livestock judging ends the season ranked No. 1 in the nation

Win at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo propels team to top spot

March 22, 2024
Blinn nursing student eyes the sky

A.J. Willingham will complete his BSN through the ASCEND Program with plans to become a flight nurse

March 21, 2024
Blinn-Schulenburg assisting students and families with new FAFSA applications

Expert guidance will be provided on Monday, April 15

March 20, 2024
Blinn College to host next American Red Cross CPR course at Waller Campus

Registration for the April 17 course is available for up to six participants

March 19, 2024
Blinn student John See IV experiencing the other side of the Ag Mechanics Project Show

Freshman from Snook goes from exhibitor to being part of ag mechanics judging team

March 8, 2024
Blinn Veterinary Technology Program extends application deadline

The demand for licensed veterinary technicians is surging nationwide and is expected to grow 21% between 2022 and 2032

March 7, 2024
Blinn-Brenham production of 'Medea' earns acting, technical awards at Play Festival

Blinn receives the only Superior rating at the Texas Community Speech and Theatre Association contest

March 7, 2024
Texas KB Utilities sees Blinn Clay Shootout sponsorship as part of its commitment to community

Chappell Hill, Texas company is new underwriter of fundraiser to benefit Blinn College

March 6, 2024
Blinn offers expert guidance to assist families in completing new FAFSA forms

New Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) has been released

March 5, 2024
Blinn psychology alum seeks to make a difference as a pediatric therapist

Augustus Cosby is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Texas A&M University

March 4, 2024
Blinn College and Texas A&M University-Commerce forge new bachelor's degree pathway for safety and health students

Through the partnership, students can earn their AAS in Fire Safety and Health and their BAAS in Safety and Health

March 1, 2024
Blinn's Taylor elected to Southwestern Psychological Association leadership position

Phylicia Taylor will serve as a professional representative on the organization’s Executive Council

February

February 29, 2024
Blinn-Bryan Campus to host guest lecture on the importance of storytelling in history

Dr. David E. Shi will present 'Narrative History: Making the Past Come Alive' on Thursday, March 7

February 28, 2024
Blinn livestock judging team places fourth at San Antonio contest

Dax DeLozier leads effort as ninth high individual overall

February 27, 2024
Blinn College Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band to present concert

Free concert will be held at Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center on Brenham Campus

February 27, 2024
How Blinn College transfers are bolstering their resumes

Students who have completed 60 credit hours - including 15 at Blinn – can apply for reverse transfer online

February 27, 2024
Blinn inducts 84 Bryan and RELLIS campus students into national honor societies

Students earned membership into Phi Theta Kappa, Psi Beta, and the Sigma Kappa Delta honor societies

February 26, 2024
Bryan Collegiate High School grad discovered her pathway to a career in physical therapy through Blinn College's Health Sciences Summer Camp

Now a Blinn freshman, Sarah Denman was the first camp alumna to enroll in a Blinn Health Sciences program

February 20, 2024
Board of Trustees approves updated strategic plan

Board of Trustees approves updated strategic plan

February 19, 2024
Texas Woman’s University announce new music therapy co-enrollment partnership

Texas Woman’s University (TWU) and the Blinn College District are partnering to provide students a clear and affordable pathway to their Bachelor of Science in Music Therapy.

February 15, 2024
Blinn-Brenham Theatre Arts Program to stage Greek tragedy 'Medea'

Performances will take place Feb. 22-25 at O'Donnell Performing Arts Center

February 15, 2024
February 14, 2024
Aerospace engineer, Blinn alumnus Michael Harrison to present discussion regarding Higgs Boson particle

Higgs Boson was predicted to exist in 1964 and finally discovered in 2012

February 14, 2024
Local 7th and 8th graders can explore health science careers at the Blinn Health Sciences Summer Camp at Texas A&M-RELLIS

Camp features hands-on activities in nursing, EMS, fire science, physical therapy, radiologic technology, surgical technology, and veterinary technology

February 13, 2024
Blinn honored as a 2024 Bellwether Legacy Award finalist for its role in the RELLIS Academic Alliance

The Bellwether College Consortium’s Legacy Award is presented only once every five years

February 13, 2024
February 12, 2024
February 12, 2024
Adam's Angels Ministry gifts two endowed scholarships to Blinn Foundation

Scholarships earmarked for students from families that have battled cancer

February 9, 2024
New Blinn assistant band director Carnell Simmons has come 'full circle'

Simmons was a standout student in the College's music program

February 8, 2024
February 7, 2024
Verification Steps for Messages and Links

Academic Technology would like to welcome faculty, staff and students to the start of another new year, and offer some reminders of how we can protect ourselves against Internet fraud and scams.

February 6, 2024
February 6, 2024
Blinn livestock judging places second at Fort Worth

Four Blinn students place in the top 10

February 2, 2024
Schaefer family gifts endowed scholarship to the Blinn College Foundation

Schaefer family gifts endowed scholarship to the Blinn College Foundation

January

January 29, 2024
Endowed scholarship honors Associate Degree Nursing Program alumna Kathleen Mynar

New Blinn endowed scholarship honors Associate Degree Nursing Program alumna Kathleen Mynar, RN

January 26, 2024
Houston Christian University, Blinn College announce new transfer partnership

Agreement offers Blinn students clear pathways to cyber engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science degrees from HCU

January 25, 2024
Blinn concludes its 2023-24 Performing Arts Series with 'Music of the Knights'

Blinn concludes its 2023-24 Performing Arts Series with 'Music of the Knights'

January 24, 2024
Blinn College District, Blinn Foundation announce new scholarship program for Austin County residents

Scholarship provides up to $1,000 in tuition support for Austin County residents for up to one year after they graduate from high school or earn their high school equivalency

January 22, 2024
New Blinn Alumni and Friends president ready to help students succeed

Hannah Schulz says Blinn classes prepared her for transitioning to large university

January 22, 2024
Blinn posts three top-five finishes as 2024 livestock judging begins

Team competes in Cattlemen’s Congress and National Western Stock Show contests

January 19, 2024
Blinn Staff Council embraces the holiday spirit with successful donation drive

Inaugural donation drive generates 240 pounds of food and goods for the Brazos Valley Food Bank

January 11, 2024
'The Beat Goes On' at Blinn's O'Donnell Center with Cher tribute show

Tickets are on sale now for the Thursday, Jan. 18, Broadway-style performance

January 11, 2024
Blinn College names 2,359 students to its fall 2023 chancellor's and deans' scholars lists

1,077 students earned Chancellor's Scholar honors with GPAs of at least 3.75

January 9, 2024
Blinn livestock judging team ranked No. 1 among community colleges

Livestockjudging.com is coming off a first-place finish at the Griswold Cattle Classic

January 9, 2024
Blinn offering medication aide courses

Certified medication aide, refresher course will be offered through interactive video classes

January 4, 2024
New Blinn endowed scholarship honors Stanley and Ann Sommer

The scholarship will be earmarked for agriculture and music students

January 2, 2024
Brazos County Commissioner Nancy Berry gifts endowed scholarship to the Blinn College Foundation

Scholarship will support student leaders from Brazos County high schools

January 2, 2024
Blinn-Schulenburg offering four upcoming Leisure Learning classes

Signups for Natural Health Remedies, Central Texas Vegetable Gardening, Ranching Organically, Living with Wildlife classes under way

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