AACC honors Lee College for diversity efforts
When Lee College was recognized this week with the American Association of Community Colleges’ Award of Excellence in the category of Advancing Diversity, the honor reflected innovative work by people and departments across campus. In announcing the award, Lee College President Dennis Brown said, “This recognition is a testament to the tremendous work being done … Continue reading AACC honors Lee College for diversity efforts
Lee aims to keep kids active and engaged this summer
BAYTOWN, TX – The Center for Workforce and Community Development at Lee College is offering summer camp programs to give kids and teens an active, engaged, and healthy summer. The Kids at College Summer Camp Program offers children ages 5-17 an opportunity to meet new friends, discover new interests, and create memories for a lifetime. … Continue reading Lee aims to keep kids active and engaged this summer
EnergyVenture Camp Invites First-Time Students to Apply for Scholarships
BAYTOWN, TX – The Center for Workforce and Community Development’s Kids at College program at Lee College is excited to invite first-time students to apply for a scholarship to this summer’s EnergyVenture Camp. With the help of industry partner, ExxonMobil, full scholarships are available to qualified students covering all fess associated with camp activities. EnergyVenture … Continue reading EnergyVenture Camp Invites First-Time Students to Apply for Scholarships
Baytown Concert Band to host concert April 21 at PAC
The Baytown Concert Band will present its Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. Ken Booker, conductor of the Baytown Concert Band and Director of Instrumental Music at Lee College, said the theme of the evening’s free performance is “Vesuvius,” which is also one of the pieces … Continue reading Baytown Concert Band to host concert April 21 at PAC
Jazz @ Lee College Friday, April 13
The Thursday Night Band will present a free concert under the direction of Ken Booker at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13, in the Performing Arts Center. Featured performers will be trombone instructor Carl Woodall and vocalist Kevin Lewis. Lewis is a former Lee College music student who now teaches in Goose Creek CISD. He will … Continue reading Jazz @ Lee College Friday, April 13
Lee presents comedy night April 13, 14
Lee College Theatre presents 30 short comedy plays in just one hour. The performance is in the Black Box Theatre of the Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10; $5 for Lee College students, faculty, and staff. The Friday performance is at 9:30 p.m., following the Jazz@Lee College concert in the adjacent main hall. The Saturday … Continue reading Lee presents comedy night April 13, 14
Honors students named Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship semifinalists
Cilah Ndofor and Emily Blumentritt Recognized Lee College has the distinction of having two of its honors students selected as semifinalists for the Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship. Cilah Ndofor from Cameroon, West Africa and Emily Blumentritt from Baytown, Texas are both currently enrolled in Lee College’s Honors Program. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has selected … Continue reading Honors students named Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship semifinalists
Lee named a Bellwether Award finalist
Weekend College Recognized Lee College received notification in late December that it was one of ten national finalists selected for the prestigious Bellwether Award on the merit of its Weekend College program. The Bellwether Awards are conferred by The Bellwether College Consortium housed within The University of Florida’s College of Education. The Bellwether Awards are … Continue reading Lee named a Bellwether Award finalist
Lee College hiring for Kids at College program
BAYTOWN, TX — The Center for Workforce and Community Development at Lee College is hiring teachers for its 2018 Kids at College summer program, scheduled to run Monday, June 4, through Friday, Aug. 17, at the Lee College campus located at 200 Lee Drive in Baytown. The program was designed to keep children ages 5 … Continue reading Lee College hiring for Kids at College program
Lee to recognize more than 500 graduates at commencement
Dr. Cody Abshier of the Liberty Independent School District will deliver keynote remarks BAYTOWN, TX — Lee College will recognize more than 500 graduates who have earned associate degrees and certificates of completion at the Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremony. Dr. Cody Abshier, superintendent of the Liberty Independent School District, will deliver keynote remarks. Fall Commencement … Continue reading Lee to recognize more than 500 graduates at commencement