Employers Wanted For Career
Thousands of area high school students
are expected to attend the Annual
Regional Career Fair Wednesday, Nov. 13,
from 8 a.m. to noon.
Any and all
businesses, companies or government
entities are welcome to set up booths to
introduce students to career
event is for area high school students
and private school students. The fair is
sponsored by Career Source Chipola,
Florida Panhandle Technical College,
Chipola College and the county school
systems in Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson,
Liberty, and Washington.
provides opportunities for students to
interact with representatives from
various career fields to explore career
and educational opportunities after high
The event will be held at
Eastside Baptist Church located at 4785
Highway 90 in Marianna.
Prospective vendors may contact Darwin
Gilmore at 85-718-2270 or Janice Holley
at 850-718-2484 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Hurricane Michael forever changed the
counties served by Chipola College. Many
Chipola students and employees still
have unmet needs related to the
recovery. The North Florida Inland Long
Term Recovery Group has resources
available to help anyone who needs help.
For information, visit the https://www.northfloridarecovery.org/
Chipola Engineering Tech Open House
is Nov. 12
The Chipola College Engineering
Technology program will hold an Open
House, Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 3 to 7
p.m., in Building O on the Chipola
Prospective students will
be able to meet instructors and tour the
$1 million engineering laboratory.
Information will be provided about full
scholarships, program requirements and
jobs available after taking only four
classes in the program.
information, call Margaret Lee at
850-718-2321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Student and Military
During the week of Veteran’s Day,
students are welcome to visit with
veterans and college representatives to
learn more about scholarships and
resources at Chipola College.
Representatives from the US Marine Corps
will also be on campus to discuss how to
enroll in a bachelor's program at
Chipola and complete a program of study
while working to become a commissioned
officer in the Marines after
November 14, 2019 11:00 am
Building Z Room 116
Holland Nursing Scholarship
The Sydney Holland Memorial Nursing
Scholarship is available for students
enrolled in the Chipola RN program or
accepted into the RN program for Spring
2020 semester. Deadline to apply is Nov.
20. Completed applications should be
mailed to: Sydney Holland Memorial
Nursing Scholarship Committee, 3482 Live
Oak Lane, Marianna, FL 32446.
information, visit the Foundation
website at www.chipola.edu or
Florida Blue Allied Health
Scholarship Available At Chipola
MARIANNA—The Chipola College Foundation
is now accepting applications for the
Florida Blue Nursing and Allied Health
Scholarship with a deadline of Nov. 20.
Approximately 10 partial $1,000
scholarships will be awarded in the
Spring 2020 semester. The need-based
scholarship is available to Florida
residents enrolled in a community
college in one of the following eligible
programs: Nursing Assistant, Practical
Nurse, Associate Degree Nurse,
Baccalaureate Degree Nurse, Emergency
Medical Technician or Paramedic.
Applicants must have applied for
Federal Pell Grant (FAFSA) to qualify.
The Scholarship application, personal
letter and transcripts must be submitted
to the Foundation Office by Nov. 20.
Application files must be complete.
Students entering college in Spring
2020 must have a 2.0 GPA at high school
graduation or have earned a GED.
Students previously enrolled in college
must have both a cumulative and semester
GPA of 2.0. High school transcripts
must be submitted if the student is
enrolling in college for the first time.
College transcripts must be submitted if
the applicant has earned more than 24
college credit hours. If less than 24
hours have been earned, submit both high
school and college transcripts.
Unofficial Chipola transcripts are
available online at www.mychipola.edu.
For information, visit www.chipola.edu/foundation or
contact the Foundation Office at
First Generation Scholarship
Available At Chipola
MARIANNA—The Chipola Foundation is
accepting applications for the First
Generation in College Scholarship for
the Spring 2020 semester. Several
partial scholarships may be awarded.
Completed applications must be
received in the Foundation by 4 p.m. on
Wednesday, Nov. 20.
have applied for Federal Pell Grant
(FAFSA) and have been determined to be
Pell eligible and still have an unmet
financial need in order to apply.
Current Chipola students must have a 2.0
college GPA. New students must have a
2.0 high school GPA.
scholarship is available to Florida
residents who enroll as undergraduate,
degree-seeking students for a minimum of
six hours per term. Students must
demonstrate financial need and must come
from a family where neither parent has
completed a bachelor’s degree.
Students must submit a personal letter
and an application with all required
items by Nov. 20.
SGA will sponsor a blood drive on
Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to 2
p.m. The Oneblood Mobile will be parked
at on College Street near Building Z.
Donors must have a picture ID to donate.
Tickets on Sale for Chipola
MARIANNA—Tickets are on sale for the
Chipola Music Department’s “A Chipola
Christmas,” set for Thursday and Friday,
Dec. 5-6, at 7 p.m., in the Chipola
Center for the Arts.
by the Chipola Fine and Performing Arts
Department under the direction of Angie
White and Dr. Josh Martin, the show is
the perfect start to the holiday season.
The concert will feature Chipola music
students and community members
performing the sounds of the season in a
beautiful holiday setting.
Tickets – $5 – are available at the
Center for the Arts Box Office or online
For more information, call the Box
Office at 850-718-2420.
Harlem Globetrotters at
Chipola Dec. 9
For a limited time only, the Harlem
Globetrotters are offering a discount
for students and employees for the show
here at Chipola on Dec. 9.
secure your tickets, click here: http://bit.ly/2qzTgjg and
enter the promo code: COLE
can also order by contacting Cole
Arrington at 678-497-1877 or email@example.com.
Reminder- this is not a
Chipola event, so tickets must be
purchased through the Harlem
Globetrotters. Appreciation Club passes
are not valid.
Chipola Messiah Sing Along
is Dec. 12
Chipola College will host a Messiah
Sing-Along Thursday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m.
in the Chipola Center for the Arts. All
music lovers are invited to bring their
own score to sing along or to just enjoy
this timeless holiday classic.
All area singers are invited to join the
Community Chorus which practices Tuesday
nights at 6 p.m. in the Chipola McLendon
Fine Arts Building on Indian Circle.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or
Chipola Artist Series
Presents 'Jukebox Saturday Night'
MARIANNA—The Chipola Artist Series will
present Jukebox Saturday Night, Jan. 9,
2020. Glenn Miller Productions presents
a music review of the Big Bands during
the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s.
fun-filled event for all ages captures
the sounds, melodies and lyrics
performed by an energetic group of
instrumentalists and vocalists who keep
audience members moving in their seats,
tapping toes and clapping hands.
Jukebox Saturday Night celebrates
America’s Swing Era performing the
greatest hits as recorded by Tommy and
Jimmy Dorsey, Glenn Miller, Duke
Ellington, Artie Shaw, Cab Calloway,
Benny Goodman, Count Basie and more.
Vocal selections will include songs made
famous by Frank Sinatra, Doris Day,
Rosemary Clooney, and other vocal idols.
A Meet the Artist Reception for
season ticket holders will be hosted by
First Commerce Credit Union.
Tickets are on sale now. For
information, contact the Box Office at
TRiO Society members and Chipola staff
contributed to Backpack for Kids of
Jackson County’s food drive.
Non-perishable food items such as
large/regular size boxes of cereal,
peanut butter, jelly, spaghetti sauce
and pasta were donated. The items
donated will be used to feed youth
during the Thanksgiving break.
Backpack for Kids of Jackson County is a
501-3C non-profit organization ran
exclusively by volunteers. 100% of ALL
contributions go directly to feeding the
needy, displaced and homeless children
in our county. TRiO Society sponsors are
Kristie Mosley, Ashley Harvey and
Happening At Chipola This
Nov. 8 - CC Womens Basketball vs.
Broward-5:00 pm, Mens vs. Spartanburg
Nov. 9 - CC Womens
Basketball vs. Palm Beach-5:00 pm, Mens
vs. Enterprise State-7:00 pm.
- VETERANS DAY- COLLEGE CLOSED
12 - Spring A & B: Early Registration
for all Currently Enrolled Students with
30+ Hrs, 8 AM – 6 PM
Nov.13 - Fall A:
Last Day to Resign from All Classes
Nov.13 - Career Fair, 8 AM – 12:30 PM,
Eastside Baptist Church, Marianna
Nov.13 - Night Student Social, 7 PM,
Nov.13 - Spring A & B: Early
Registration for all Currently Enrolled
Students, 8 AM – 4 PM
Nov. 14 -
Deadline to have Financial Aid Files
Complete for Spring 2020
Happening At Chipola This
Nov. 18 - Spring A & B: Early
Registration for New & Currently
Enrolled Students, 8 AM – 4 PM
19 - Spring A & B: Early Registration
for New & Currently Enrolled Students, 8
AM – 6 PM
Nov.19 - Fall C: Last Day
to Withdraw from a Class
Nov. 20 -
SGA Campus Blood Drive
Nov. 20 -
Spring A & B: Early Registration for New
& Currently Enrolled Students, 8 AM – 4
Nov. 22 - CC Womens Basketball vs.
East Central Mississippi-5:30 pm
25 - FALL BREAK – COLLEGE CLOSED
27 -THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS -- COLLEGE