Tag Archive: Bill Holda

Aug 15 2014

KC grabs grant

Kilgore College’s (KC) President Dr. Bill Holda has revealed that his school has accepted $60,000 in grant money from the Annie B. Laird Foundation. This money is to be used to fund renovations including instructional equipment for the newly opened KC Health Science Center located in the Laird Memorial Hospital building. The newly equipped Health …

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Jun 04 2014

Foundation award colleges

  Representatives from Kilgore College, Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) and Texarkana College recently met on the NTCC campus in Mount Pleasant to receive a $200,000 grant from the Texas Pioneer Foundation. The three colleges were awarded the money to support the creation of a consortium to promote student success and college efficiency by upgrading to a new student information computer system. These colleges share the challenge of upgrading …

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Mar 31 2014

Program awarded

Kilgore College President Dr. Bill Holda is pleased to announce that the KC Process Technology Program was awarded $318,250 to purchase training equipment. The grant is a part of the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Job Building Fund which “provides grants to community colleges to acquire building and equipment needed to train workers for …

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Apr 04 2012

Tackling obesity

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Childhood obesity has become a major problem. Children continue to get increase as the years go by. According to the National Institutes of Health, (NIH) childhood overweight and obesity has reached epidemic proportions tripling between 1970 and 2004.   Children have gotten so overweight or obese that several concerned organizations like NFL PLAY 60 and …

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Jan 24 2012

Texas colleges join forces

Kilgore College (KC) President Dr. Bill Holda has announced that KC and Texas A&M University at Texarkana have entered into an articulation agreement. The schools recently met in Kilgore to sign a Reciprocal Articulation Agreement to provide improved educational opportunities to students from both campuses.  Signed by Holda and A&M-Texarkana President Dr. C.B. Rathburn III …

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Feb 24 2011

KC and ETBU to collaborate for student advancement

Kilgore College (KC) and East Texas Baptist University (ETBU) are joining forces to assist KC students looking for a baccalaureate degree after qualifying for associates degrees.  Representatives and students of both schools looked Viagra on as KC President Dr. Bill Holda and ETBU President Dr. Dub Olivar finalized the agreement in the Woods Great Room …

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