First-Year Learning Communities Program Blog

Island Time Podcast

Aug 25, 2020

“Island Time” is a podcast not just for instructors but also for students at TAMU-CC that shines a light on the inner working of the campus and the lives of teachers. Listeners will learn about campus resources, learning communities, various classes offered, majors, and receive advice from teachers and current and former students. Join us for good conversations, tips, and a laugh.  View the...


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First-Year Islander Virtual Conference Showcase Updates

Apr 13, 2020

Good afternoon -    The following blog is intended to clarify questions and provide instructions on how to contribute to the First-Year Islander Virtual Conference Showcase. Please direct your questions about the conference to Kellie Jarvis.  The FYI Virtual Conference Showcase will be an online showplace for student work finalizing the spring 2020 semester. The...


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Friday, April 10 Updates: First-Year Seminar Faculty

Apr 10, 2020

Students on Academic Probation  Students on academic probation can take summer courses, but likely will have to pay out of pocket (due to financial aid suspension rules)  We are still waiting on a decision to be made about whether or not students will be placed on academic suspension – will update as soon as we have information to...


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First-Year Islander: College to Career Conference Preparation

Feb 25, 2020

Dear Faculty -    It’s that time of year to begin planning and prepping our students for the First-Year Learning Communities Program culminating event, the First-Year Islander: College to Career Conference (FYI Conference). This is the first official year of the FYI Conference, formerly known as FYRC, which began in 2007, and will introduce a collaboration...


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Meet Our Student Workers!

Sep 11, 2019

  From answering phone calls to delivering packages, the student workers are here to help out where ever they can, but who exactly are they? Here's a post introducing each one of our wonderful student workers, including when you'll see them around the office and a little bit about them!     Hello everyone! My name is Jayla Dejour. I've lived in Houston, Texas all my life...


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Island Time Podcast

Island Time Podcast

Aug 25, 2020

“Island Time” is a podcast not just for instructors but also for students at TAMU-CC that shines a light on the inner working of the campus and the lives of teachers. Listeners will learn about campus...


Read the full post →

First-Year Islander Virtual Conference Showcase Updates

First-Year Islander Virtual Conference Showcase Updates

Apr 13, 2020

Good afternoon -    The following blog is intended to clarify questions and provide instructions on how to contribute to the First-Year Islander Virtual Conference Showcase. Please direct your...


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Friday, April 10 Updates: First-Year Seminar Faculty

Friday, April 10 Updates: First-Year Seminar Faculty

Apr 10, 2020

Students on Academic Probation  Students on academic probation can take summer courses, but likely will have to pay out of pocket (due to financial aid suspension rules)  We are still...


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