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School News

By Staff
June 21, 2001
Editor's note: Information for School News should be submitted to The Star's office by noon the preceding Tuesday.
School News is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on local and area school and college campuses. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to 485-1275; or e-mailed to sgillespie@themeridianstar.com (make information part of e-mail message, not an attachment).
DECATUR Computer classes are being offered by the Workforce Development Class at a cost $30 for each three-hour session. Class schedules and times include:
June 22 Internet for Business, 9 a.m.-noon; Excel-intermediate, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.; Word-Advanced, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
June 25 Internet for Beginners, 9 a.m.-noon; Word-Beginner, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.; Word-Advanced, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
June 26 Internet for Business, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
June 27 Excel-Beginner, 9 a.m.-noon; Word-Intermediate, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.; MS Publisher-Intermediate, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
June 28 Power Point-Beginner, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
June 29 How to Build a Web Page, 9 a.m.-noon; Word-Advanced, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.; Excel-Intermediate, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
For more information, call Ron Forest, ECCC's workforce development coordinator, at (601) 635-2111 or toll-free at (877) 462-3222, ext. 245.
DECATUR Orientation sessions have been scheduled at East Central Community College for students planning to attend fall classes.
Sessions will be held Wednesday, July 11 and Saturday, Aug. 4. Registration for each session begins at 8 a.m. in the Vickers Fine Arts Center. For more information, call the office of the vice president for student services at (877) 462-3222.
SCOOBA East Mississippi Community College's Scooba and Golden Triangle campuses will offer an orientation and registration session Saturday at 8 a.m.
For more information, call the Scooba Admissions Office at (662) 476-5041 or the Golden Triangle Admissions Office at (662) 243-1926.
DECATUR The following Command Spanish classes have been scheduled for July at East Central Community College to offer Spanish language skills for professions and occupations. All classes will meet in the Associate Degree Nursing/Childcare Technology Building, Room 15, on the Decatur campus:
Survival Spanish for Law Enforcement Officers Classes will meet each Tuesday and Thursday from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Course cost is $100.
Spanish for Retail Sales Classes will meet each Saturday from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Course cost is $75.
Spanish for Construction Sites Classes will meet each Saturday from 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Course cost is $75.
SCOOBA East Mississippi Community College will offer short-term summer classes July 9-Aug. 3.
Classes offered are physical science survey II and lab; anatomy and physiology II; western civilization II; football theory; business calculus; general psychology; introduction to sociology; English composition II; English literature II; human growth and development; world geography; personal/community health; marriage and family; oral communications and developmental algebra.
Calculus II will be offered as a five week term class beginning July 9-Aug. 9.
To register of for more information call the Admissions Office at (662) 476-5041.