Author Archives: Elise Russell

Trinidad State Foundation event “Hats off to the Past, Present & Future” to feature keynote speaker Tim Simmons and honor legacies

The Trinidad State Educational Foundation announces the annual Fun & Friendraiser & Hall of Fame event for April 26 at 6 p.m. in the Scott Gym on the Trinidad State campus. The evening’s events include a reception and social hour … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, SPECIAL EVENTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

High school students experience college at Trinidad State

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) More than 250 high school students visited Trinidad State on Thursday for Spring Fest, an annual prospective student event. Students rotated through various workshops around campus—including Music, Auto Technology, Massage, Cosmetology, Welding and several other departments—where they could … Continue reading

Posted in NEWS, SPECIAL EVENTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Trinidad native and successful businessman Jay Cimino to speak at Trinidad State graduation ceremony

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Jay Cimino, President and CEO of Phil Long Dealerships, will speak at the graduation ceremony at Trinidad State Junior College on May 9. A Trinidad native and Trinidad State alumnus, Cimino has been instrumental in inspiring growth and … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 207 Comments

Outstanding student recognized

Recognized by Trinidad State and the Colorado Community College System, Magella Honeyfield was selected to represent Trinidad State Junior College on the Phi Theta Kappa All Colorado Academic Team.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trinidad State and local high schools build upon partnership

Trinidad State hosted a luncheon on Friday for local high school counselors, administrators and teachers to discuss opportunities for local students. Representatives from Aguilar High School, Hoehne High School, Holy Trinity Academy, Huerfano School District, John Mall High School and … Continue reading

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

NRA Summer Series at Trinidad State not just for Gunsmiths

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Trinidad State recently announced the lineup of NRA summer classes for 2014. Trinidad State’s NRA Summer Series offers more than 40 courses over nine weeks from May through July of 2014 in Trinidad Colorado. The scheduled courses meet … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Outstanding employees recognized at Trinidad State

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Trinidad State President Carmen Simone recently announced the Trinidad State Employees of the Year. Selected by their colleagues, Mike Salbato, Web Developer, Sports Information Director and Assistant Athletic Director, was named Exempt/Professional/Administrative Employee of the Year, and Karen … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trinidad State offers study help for middle and high schools students

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Area middle and high school students will have the opportunity to get free one-on-one help studying for finals at study group sessions in the Library at Trinidad State. Scheduled for Tuesday, December 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Students explore college options at College Fair held at Trinidad State

Area high school and Trinidad State students filled Scott Gym Tuesday afternoon for the College Fair. More than 20 colleges and universities participated in the Fair hosted by Trinidad State Junior College.

Posted in Announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Trinidad State thanks Doug Holdread for more than 30 years of service

Co-workers, family and friends gathered on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the retirement of Art Instructor Doug Holdread. Holdread worked at Trinidad State for more than 30 years before retiring, and continues to teach art as an adjunct instructor.

Posted in Announcements | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment