Honors students named Jack Cooke Kent 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 Cooke Kent 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
Baytown City Councilman to award $500 scholarship at Lee College basketball game
Any LC student at Dec. 9 game could win scholarship from Charles Johnson of District No. 3 BAYTOWN, TX — One Lee College student who attends the Runnin’ Rebel home basketball game against Lone Star College — Tomball on Saturday, Dec. 9, will walk away from the Sports Arena with a $500 scholarship, courtesy of … Continue reading Baytown City Councilman to award $500 scholarship at Lee College basketball game
Lee College Athletics reaches goal of donating 20,000 canned goods to community
Student-athletes joined by Lee High School Interact Club for latest donation of 1,300 items BAYTOWN, TX — With Thanksgiving approaching and many local families in need of help to fill their cabinets and pantries, Lee College basketball and volleyball student-athletes partnered with the Robert E. Lee High School Interact Club last week to donate 1,300 … Continue reading Lee College Athletics reaches goal of donating 20,000 canned goods to community
Foundation to award $590K in scholarships for 2017-18
BAYTOWN, TX — As hundreds of friends and supporters bid on auction items, enjoyed dinner and listened to stories of student success at the 32nd annual Lee College Foundation Gala last weekend, the foundation announced that proceeds from the fundraising event and contributions from donors will allow $590,000 in scholarships to be awarded to students this academic … Continue reading Foundation to award $590K in scholarships for 2017-18
Risk Management Institute offers free course on ‘Surviving Violent Encounters’
BAYTOWN, TX — With Americans still reeling from tragic shooting incidents in Sutherland Springs, Las Vegas and around the country, the Risk Management Institute at Lee College is offering a free course this month to help community members recognize the signs that lead to a violent encounter and learn what to do to survive. “Surviving … Continue reading Risk Management Institute offers free course on ‘Surviving Violent Encounters’
After Harvey postponement, Lee College Foundation ready to host 32nd annual gala
BAYTOWN, TX — After postponing its annual gala in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and making a generous donation to the Lee College Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund to help hundreds of students recover from the storm, the Lee College Foundation is finally ready to host its premiere event that raises much-needed funds for scholarships and … Continue reading After Harvey postponement, Lee College Foundation ready to host 32nd annual gala
Mendoza Debate Society off to a winning start on competition season
Four-time national champion debate team says the focus this year is on learning & growth BAYTOWN, TX — The glass case that holds the awards earned by the four-time national champion Mendoza Debate Society at Lee College is stacked from top to bottom with gleaming trophies and plaques collected over four years of competition against … Continue reading Mendoza Debate Society off to a winning start on competition season