POPLARVILLE - A tour of London led by Pearl River Community College instructor Jason Ramshur is open to PRCC students, employees and the public.
Cost for those under 30 years old is $3,298 and includes air fare and double-occupancy hotel accommodations. For those 30 and older, the price is $3,448.
The trip will include guided sightseeing tours in London as well as Stonehenge and Bath. Included in the tour cost are entrance fees to Windsor Castle, the Tower of London, the British Museum and an evening theater performance.
POPLARVILLE - A major grant from the Lower Pearl River Valley Foundation will allow Pearl River Community College to provide a resource and referral site for Poplarville’s Excel by 5 program and The Early Years Network.
One of the requirements for Poplarville to advance from Excel by 5 Candidate Community status to Certified Early Childhood Community status is to have a physical location for the program. The $113,500 will provide the majority of the funds needed for the center.
POPLARVILLE - The public is invited to attend an ADA Compliance conference to be hosted by the Pearl River Community College Honors Institute.
Presentations by Michael Paravagna, ADA consultant and trainer with Paravagna Access Consulting and Training, will be open to the public on Wednesday, Jan. 21.
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has released its President’s List for the fall 2014 semester.
Students must maintain a 4.0 average to be named to the President’s List. They are listed by hometowns:
Bay St. Louis - Kristy L. Biddle, Kristen L. Barnes, Taylor A. Green, Lynnette E. Hudgens, Haley J. Sudduth.
Biloxi - Heather A. Allred, Ashley D. Calcote.
Bogue Chitto - Chynna L. Coghlan.
Brandon - Jody D. Smith.
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has released the Dean’s List for the fall 2014 semester. Students must maintain a grade point average of 3.4 or higher to be named to the list.
They are listed by hometowns:
Bay St. Louis - Kevin R. Bounds, Desiree Y. Brignac, Shannon M. Buehler, Hailey N. Furlan, Brittany L. Gough, Daniela Aguilar Jimenez, Amelia G. Johnson, Austin E. Ladner Jeremy M. Medina, Courtney A. Miller, Felicia V. Thompson, Justin Thornton, Ashleigh M. York.
Beaumont - Kristin N. Pipkin.
Pearl River Community College is offering an entry-level electrical course at night at the Jeff Davis Vo-Tech Center in Carson.
The course will meet from 5 to 10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, beginning Feb. 2 and ending May 28.
Students will be eligible for an industry-recognized certificate in the Core Curriculum, Introductory Craft Skills; and in Level 1 Electrical.
Cost is $250. Reservations for a seat in the class require a clean drug screen at the student’s expense, completed application and a receipt for payment in full. Students must be 18 when the class starts.
The Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center will be in Hattiesburg from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 15, at the Forrest County Center of Pearl River Community College.
The Mobile Vet Center staff will offer free readjustment counseling services for active duty service members who served in a combat or war zone. The services offered include:
• Individual, group and family readjustment counseling to assist active duty service members in making a successful transition from combat to garrison or civilian life.