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Unforgettable Musical Events at Pearl River


Poplarville – If the sounds of The Beatles, Game of Thrones, and classical melodies were heard through the streets of the Poplarville Monday night, it was just musical talent sneaking out of the Ethel Holden Brownstone Center at Pearl River Community College. PRCC played host to the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra (MSO) for the third, Monday September 17, 2018. 

Alumni Spotlight: Paula Merritt

Pearl River Community College is proud to spotlight alumni as they move on in their professional and academic careers. Paula Merritt is a prime example of the achievements students at PRCC can aspire to accomplish. 

The River Continues to Rise

Ted. J Alexander Administration Building

As the 10th day of enrollment approaches, all college presidents wait impatiently in front of their computers checking their email accounts all in search of one thing: numbers. 

PRCC PTK and Nursing Departments Host Successful Blood Drives

Nursing Students Work PRCC BloodDrive

Poplarville – In the last two weeks Pearl River Community College has hosted two successful blood drives by both Associate Degree Nursing, Practical Nursing Programs, and Phi Theta Kappa honors society. 

PRCC Alumni Spotlight: Lane Ramshur

Lane Ramshur, PRCC Alumni

Lane Ramshur, PRCC Alumni and University of Mississippi Pharmacy student.

All Locations – Pearl River Community College is proud to spotlight alumni as they move on in their professional and academic careers. Lane Ramshur is in her last semester of The University of Mississippi’s pharmacy school and has a wealth of knowledge to share with current PRCC students. 

PRCC Offers Words of Encouragement to Freshmen

Freshman Open Encouraging Letters

PRCC freshmen open encouraging letters from family and employees.


Poplarville – Transitioning to college can be an overwhelming experience for some incoming freshman. Pearl River Community College is trying to ease that stress by offering extra encouragement a few weeks into the semester. 

PRCC Home to Young Published Author

Caitlyn Land, Young Published Author

Poplarville – One of Pearl River Community College’s new freshman, Caitlyn Land, of Hattiesburg, comes to the college with 3 book publications under her belt. 

As entering freshman, many students are beginning their English courses trying to learn and understand the importance of the written word and how to create clear content of their own. Caitlyn Land may have an upper hand on most.

PRCC to Host Art Display

Art Display

Andrea Kostyal with her art display at Pearl River Community College. 

Poplarville – Pearl River Community College to host art display beginning August 30, 2018, by local artist, Andrea Kostyal. 

PRCC Offers Local Businesses Recruitment Opportunity

Career Coach

Poplarville – Pearl River Community College has recently made it available for local businesses to post job opportunities to a student accessible portal called Career Coach on PRCC’s website.

PRCC Faculty Member Appointed to PTK Honors Program Council

Pearl River Community College faculty member, Dr. Terri Smith Ruckel, Dean of the William Lewis Honors Institute, has been appointed as the humanities representative to the Honors Program Council by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.


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