Another fun Pi Day celebration at NMJC!

More than 2,000 children, adults, and students attended New Mexico Junior College's annual Pi Day Fair and Celebration this year! Hundreds of volunteers made the event possible, including NMJC instructors and students; a local motor cycle club; Hobbs Rotary; bridge players from Odessa, Midland, and Carlsbad; about 30 high school students; and even two elementary … Continue reading Another fun Pi Day celebration at NMJC!

4 Tips to Create a Strong Writing Community in Class

Cassandra O’Sullivan Sachar provides excellent tips for reestablishing a student's youthful enthusiasm for writing in“Establishing a Writing Community in the College Classroom” in this week’s Faculty Focus. She reminds the reader that when students were in grade school, they used to be proud and excited about writing, especially when sharing it out loud. She credits this … Continue reading 4 Tips to Create a Strong Writing Community in Class