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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.

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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.

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Scholarship donors meet student recipients at Trinidad State Donors and Scholars event

The Trinidad State Educational Foundation hosted its first Donors and Scholars event on Wednesday. The event allowed scholarship donors to meet the students who benefit from their support, while also giving students the opportunity to thank those who invest in … Continue reading

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Trinidad State hosts Colorado Space Grant Consortium Annual Meeting

Representatives from various colleges and universities across Colorado gathered at Trinidad State Junior College Friday and Saturday for the Colorado Space Grant Consortium (COSGC) Annual Meeting. To kick off the meeting, participants split into teams and built LEGO cages around … Continue reading

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Automotive instructor honored by peers at Trinidad State

With his quiet, easy-going style, Jim Brunelli plays the part of coach, mentor and instructor to the students in the Automotive Service Technology program at Trinidad State Junior College.   Approaching his seven-year anniversary at Trinidad State, Brunelli was just named … Continue reading

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Trinidad State honors retiree

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Trinidad State honored recent retiree Kathy Donnelly by adding her name to the list of retirees on a plaque in the library lobby on Wednesday.

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Trinidad welcomes new students

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO) Nearly 200 students and 100 parents and family members filled Trinidad State’s campus Friday for new student orientation. With the theme “Start Right, Future Bright,” students learned about student guidelines, rotated through IT, Athletics, the Student Success Center, … Continue reading

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High school students partner with kids for rocket launching at Trinidad State

“3… 2… 1…” the kids yelled as rockets shot into the air. Presented by the Upward Bound program at Trinidad State, Thursday morning’s College for Kids workshop titled “Rocket World” allowed kids ages 7-11 to make and launch a variety … Continue reading

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Top students pick Trinidad State

Trinidad State Junior College in conjunction with the Kane Family Foundation and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) recently announced Devon Payne of Trinidad and Alycia Chacon of Del Norte as the recipients of the 2013 Kane Family … Continue reading

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Energy company donates pipe for welding practice

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO)  Trinidad State Welding Instructor Robert Sanchez today picked up a trailer load of donated pipe from XTO Energy of Las Animas County.  XTO is a subsidiary of ExxonMobil and operates a facility near Segundo in western Las Animas … Continue reading

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