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Graduation Purse & Bag Policy

In an effort to enhance public safety, North Lake College has a security policy by limiting the size and style of bags allowed in The Theatre at Grand Prairie for the commencement ceremony on Friday, May 15 at 7 p.m. Prohibited Bags  |   Prohibited items include, but are not limited to: • All purses, bags or containers larger than a small clutch bag • Backpacks • Binocular case - Binoculars may be worn around the neck • Briefcases • Camera bags • Cinch bags • Computer bags • Coolers • Fanny packs • Luggage of any kind • Seat Cushions [...]

2020-02-13T10:57:29-06:00February 12th, 2020|NoPost|

Arbor Day Foundation Honors North Lake with Tree Campus USA® Recognition

North Lake College has been honored with 2019 Tree Campus USA® Recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to promoting healthy trees and engaging students and employees in the spirit of conservation. Our campus has met the five core standards for sustainable campus forestry required by Tree Campus USA, which include an established tree advisory committee, a campus tree-care plan, dedicated annual expenditures for its campus tree program, an Arbor Day observance, and the sponsorship of student service learning projects. “It is an honor to obtain this award for our seventh year,” said Chris Marrs, Senior Manager of [...]

2020-02-05T16:25:09-06:00February 5th, 2020|News, Sustainability|

Become an Orientation Team Leader

Do you want to gain new leadership experience and help new students in an interactive and fun environment? Apply to become an Orientation Team Leader! This position is part of the Student Services staff team and is responsible for assisting in the transition of new students to the North Lake College community during New Student Orientation. Leaders will actively engage in orientation by acquainting new students and their families with academic support services, educational opportunities, polices and procedures, and campus services and resources offered at NLC. To qualify, applicants must: • Maintain a 2.5 GPA • Be reliable, punctual, responsible, [...]

2019-02-14T16:37:19-06:00February 14th, 2019|Community College|

International Education Week 2018

International Education Week, November 12-16, 2018, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. The NLC International Center is hosting two events in the Student Life Center (H200) from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. to bring students and staff together from a variety of cultures around the world. Language Lessons Monday, November 12 Central Campus, H200 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Learn phrases in a new language including Spanish, French, Arabic, Nepali and Japanese. International Speed Friending Thursday, November 15 Central Campus, H200 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Make new friends from various cultures! Conversations [...]

2018-11-07T14:07:41-06:00November 5th, 2018|Events|

Chalk It Up Fall 2018 Winners

On Tuesday, October 23, students across campus participated in the semesterly NLC chalk art competition, Chalk It Up! The Fall 2018 theme was North Lake College School Pride. Prizes were awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places for individual and group entries. Want to see the winning chalk art? Take a look below! [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="10" gal_title="Chalk It Up Fall 2018 Winners"] The next Chalk It Up competition will take place in Spring 2019. To learn more about Chalk It Up, contact Brett Dyer.

2018-11-02T18:45:00-05:00October 30th, 2018|Campus Life, Events|

NLC Welcomes National Organization, Truth

North Lake College (NLC) recently received a grant from the Truth Initiative organization to endorse and advocate a smoke-free campus by enlisting five percent of the student population, which is approximately 544 students. In 2003, there was only one smoke-free college campus nationwide, but in 2018, there are 1,475 smoke-free campuses, and we want NLC to join this growing list of those campuses! The Truth Initiative was established in 1998 as part of a Master Settlement Agreement between major U.S. tobacco companies and 46 states, the District Columbia and five territories. Sustainability Coordinator Brandon Morton and NLC Truth College Leaders Pascal [...]

2018-11-27T09:30:47-06:00October 24th, 2018|Campus Life, Community College, Sustainability|
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