News Archive for 2007

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Aug 24 Edison College professors chosen as recipients of the 2007 NISOD Excellence Awards (District)
Edison College Professors Dr. William Wilcox, professor of biology at the Edison College Charlotte campus, and Dr. Joan Van Glabek, professor of mathematics at the Edison College Collier campus were recently awarded the National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development NISOD Excellence Awards for faculty.NISOD is dedicated to the professional…
Jul 6 Arts for ACT exhibit at the Rauschenberg Gallery (District)
Arts for ACTJuly 19 - August 15Opening reception: Thursday, July 19, 6 - 8 p.m.The Bob Rauschenberg Gallery is pleased to sponsor the Arts for ACT preview exhibit, an annual community favorite that features the artwork of more than 100 local, national, and international artists. All of the work exhibited…
Jun 4 Charlotte campus holds early registration event (District)
It’s early bird registration time at Edison College's Charlotte campus.We’ve all heard the old saying, “The early bird catches the worm.”At the Charlotte campus of Edison College, the early bird catches something much better than a worm — personal attention and first pick of fall 2007 semester courses.On June 11…
May 24 International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibit at the Rauschenberg Gallery (District)
The Bob Rauschenberg Gallery is pleased to present the 9th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition from June 1 – 30. Opening Night Reception: 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. Refreshments provided by the Gallery Docents This exhibition, organized by the University of Hawaii Art Gallery and sponsored in part by the Hawaii…
May 17 Edison College Dental Program Receives Accreditation with Commendation (District)
Edison College’s program for dental assistants and dental hygienists recently received accreditation with commendation by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation - CODA - with no recommendations for improvements. The review was voluntarily requested by the college three years prior to its regular accreditation visit in 2009.“The report…
May 8 Edison College Respiratory Care Program excels nationally (District)
As part of its regular accreditation review, Edison College’s Respiratory Care Program has received a commendation for quality from the national organization that certifies such programs.The Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care reported that Edison’s program met or exceeded all thresholds for performance. This includes the ratio of students passing…
May 4 Edison College graduates 965 students from four campuses (District)
Nearly 1,000 students will receive diplomas and certificates this year from Edison College. The total includes 174 students from Charlotte County, 83 students from Collier County, 15 students from Hendry and Glades counties, and 693 from Lee County.On Friday, May 4, the college holds two commencement ceremonies—in Charlotte County beginning…
Apr 16 Symphony orchestra and chorale perform April 22 (District)
From classics to contemporary, patriotic to poetic, the spring concert by the Edison College Symphonic Orchestra and Chorale has something for everyone to enjoy. The Riverdale High School Chorus will also be part of the program.Orchestra selections for the performance will include “La Belle Helene Overture” by Jacques Offenbach, “Symphony…
Apr 16 Edison College Concert Band free concert on April 18 (District)
The Edison College Concert Band presents its annual spring concert on Wednesday, April 18 at 8 p.m. in the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. The band will perform a program of traditional marches, overtures and show tunes. Among the marches on the program will be "Riders for the Flag"…
Apr 12 Edison College hosts 'Go Higher Get Accepted' events (District)
Research shows that education or training after high school pays off in lifelong benefits, including higher wages, better job opportunities and even a longer life span. To help high school seniors make the transition to college, Edison College will host two “Go Higher–Get Accepted” events this month.The events will offer…

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