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Nursing students honored

Twenty nursing students from Trinidad State’s Alamosa and Trinidad campuses went through a traditional “pinning” ceremony last week.  In Alamosa, the ceremony happened Thursday, May 8.  In Trinidad, the pinning was performed Saturday morning, May 10.  A nursing pinning is … Continue reading

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Trinidad State students help save City of Trinidad $40,000

Anyone who owns a vehicle knows replacing a transmission is expensive.  And the bigger the vehicle, the bigger the bill.  The City of Trinidad recently faced this problem and came up with an innovative solution with the help of Trinidad … Continue reading

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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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Women’s Exchange donates $2,000 for scholarships

(TRINIDAD, COLORADO)  The Women’s Exchange of Trinidad donated $2,000 to the Trinidad State Educational Foundation on Monday.  The money will be used to support two non-traditional female students.  Each woman will get a $1,000 scholarship over a period of one … 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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Trinidad State Nursing graduates 17 with Associate Degree in Nursing

Trinidad State’s Nursing Department recognized 17 graduates at its annual Graduation and Pinning Ceremony on Saturday morning, May 11 at the Massari Theater. Each graduate was awarded a Nursing pin and those with GPAs of 3.0 or higher were inducted … Continue reading

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Middle school girls explore career possibilities through hands-on activities

Middle school girls from Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico dissected fish, learned how to take blood pressure, made stitches in a chicken breast, listened for a dog’s heartbeat, stroked a horse, and participated in other exciting hands-on activities as … Continue reading

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TSJC students learn job skills through Engaging Youth program

Trinidad State Junior College work study students recently completed the Engaging Youth program. Facilitated through the Southern Colorado Business Partnership in cooperation with the Colorado Workforce and Trinidad and Las Animas County Chamber of Commerce, the Engaging Youth program allows … Continue reading

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TSJC Educational Foundation Hall of Fame honors Gutierrez, Rubin and Toupal at Fun and Friendraiser event

(Trinidad, CO)  More than 200 supporters braved the winter weather Saturday night to attend the TSJC Educational Foundation Fun and Friendraiser and Hall of Fame event at Trinidad State Junior College. The event featured Lonnie Shelton, car collector and owner … Continue reading

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