Category Archives : Roadrunner News

Machine Tool Technology Receives New Equipment

Angelina College recently acquired 12 new LeBlond lathes using funds from the Texas Education Agency Innovative Academies Technical Assistance and Support grant. Mike Standifird, AC machine tool technology instructor, said, “The machine tool program advisory committee requested we upgrade our lathes to prepare our students to work with industry-standard equipment. Dr. Simon, AC president, worked […]

Angelina College students Alexander Koruth (left) and Pramod George work with one of the 12 new LeBlond lathes purchased for the machine tool technology program.

Become a Student Ambassador!

Angelina College is now accepting applications for the Student Ambassador Program. Student Ambassadors represent Angelina College on and off campus through a variety of service learning and community events and will serve as a point of contact to prospective students, families, and the general community throughout the year. The program is seeking dependable students from […]

Angelina College Students Earn Texas Academic All-State Honors

Angelina College students Bethany Cole, Kelly Inkster, and Madison Reeves were recently named Texas Academic All-State students. In order to qualify, they had to have at least a 3.5 grade point average and complete a rigorous screening process by the national Phi Theta Kappa honor society. While being a member of Phi Theta Kappa is […]

Kelly Inkster (left) and Madison Reeves

Seven Angelina College students recently traveled to Kansas City, Missouri for the national Phi Theta Kappa International Catalyst Conference. Pictured are (from left) Jeremy Sanches, advisor; Michele Melton, incoming chapter president; Dr. Merilyn Sessions, Paramus High School chaperone; Mercedez Johnson, PTK officer; Xavier Williams, outgoing chapter president; Cora Scott, advisor (seated); and PTK officers Matthew Balle, Elisabeth Eng, Mehriel Gatus, and Joseph Santiago.

PTK Members Attend International Conference

Seven Angelina College Phi Theta Kappa honor society students recently traveled to  Kansas City, Missouri for the 2018 PTK International Catalyst Conference. Michele Melton, Mercedez Johnson, Xavier Williams, Matthew Balle, Elisabeth Eng, Mehriel Gatus and Joseph Santiago, all of Lufkin, were accompanied by advisors Jeremy Sanches and Cora Scott as well as Dr. Merilyn Sessions, […]

Pharmacy Tech Students Earn 100% Pass Rate on National Exam

Eleven Angelina College pharmacy technology students recently earned a 100 percent pass rate on the national Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTEC). Alia Padilla and Anastasya Ford, both of Lufkin; Evelin Hernandez and Maria Arreola, both of Nacogdoches; Mary Duran of Corrigan, Hunter King of Groveton, Carrigan Glover of Wells, Margaret Butler of Hemphill, Whitney Lowery […]

First row, from left: Evelin Hernandez, Alia Padilla, Anastasya Ford. Second row, from left: Mary Duran, Hunter King, Carrigan Glover. Third row, from left: Maria Arreola, Margaret Butler, Whitney Lowery. Fourth row, from left: David Toburen and Teresa Jackson.

Alpha Beta Gamma, the international business honor society inducted 25 new members April 8. Pictured are (front row, from left) Myles Gibbs, Kristen Ingersoll, Marisa Sosa, Donna Harris, Hollie Wilsie, and Alicia Anderson. Back row, from left: Keith New, ABG faculty advisor; Addison Scott, Crystal Swearingen, Damarias Perez, David Newcomb, James Garcia, Riley Garrett, Harrison Foulkes, and Meshia Coutee. Not pictured are Elizabeth A. Bolen, Darryl E. Citizen Sr., Csandra C. Crisp, Wendy M. Cuc-Hernandez,Dylan H. Jones, McKaya Lucas, Riley N. Thornton, Shayne F. Vales, Pricilla M. Garcia, Kyle R. Allen, Brett Mugavero, Crystal D. Segrest and Kelly D. Selby.

Business Honor Society Welcomes 25 New Members

Alpha Beta Gamma, the international business honor society inducted 25 new members April 8 at 2:30 p.m. in the Community Services building, room 104. New members from Lufkin are Alicia K. Anderson, David Newcomb, Elizabeth A. Bolen, Darryl E. Citizen Sr., Meshia D. Coutee, Csandra C. Crisp, Wendy M. Cuc-Hernandez, James E. Garcia, Donna M. […]

Graphic Arts Students Exhibition Opens April 24

Angelina College graphic arts students will exhibit their work beginning April 24 in the Angelina Center for the Arts gallery. A reception will be held from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Students from Lufkin who are showing their work include Austin Anderson, Richard Hardesty , William Martin, Evelyn Okray, Daniel Salinas, Gabriel […]

Angelina College vector illustration students Alisia Lazano, Gariel Tovar and Elora Flowers show off their completed package designs.

Board of Trustees Meets April 9

The Angelina College Board of Trustees will meet April 9 at 5:30 p.m. in the Technology & Workforce building, room 139. An agenda is available here.

Angelina College Employees Earn National Honors

Angelina College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards. This year’s honorees include Beckie Compton, Music instructor, Robbie Roach, Art instructor, Debra Jenke, Government instructor and Janice Huffman, Grants director. Beckie Compton has been a music instructor at Angelina College since 1998. She […]

Debra Jenke