Faculty & Staff Profiles
Staffer is passionate about preparing students to ‘go anywhere’March 1, 2017
“I tell my students all the time, ‘I don’t want to hold your hand. I want to give you a tool and teach you how to use it.’ ” – Kyndra Brown
Katina Barnes: 2017 MLK College Distinguished Service Award honoreeFebruary 22, 2017
Katina Barnes reminds Portsmouth Campus students that they’re writing their own story, and “you can change the ending.”
Interior design program head brings 30 years of experience into the classroomDecember 9, 2016
“We pack a lot into this 2 ½-year program, so it’s important to make connections with students. I’m completely invested in their success.” – Jennifer Hopkins
TCC faculty member honored by VCCS with Outstanding Adjunct Faculty awardNovember 22, 2016
Warren is one of five adjunct professors honored statewide. The awards were presented by VCCS Chancellor Glenn DuBois on Nov. 17.
Dean of Student Services on Portsmouth Campus a lifesaver to the students she servesNovember 10, 2016
Dana Singleton is a problem solver and sounding board, a resource for those she meets in her office or during her regular strolls across the Portsmouth Campus.
47th annual faculty exhibition to open at TCC’s Visual Arts CenterOctober 24, 2016
The opening reception will be Nov. 18 at 6 p.m.
Alumnus-now-professor makes it his business to teach creativelyOctober 19, 2016
“I’m big on bringing in real-world examples that match up with the concepts I’m teaching. I call it engaging the App generation.” – Peter Shaw
From the Navy to TCCSeptember 22, 2016
“I saw myself in the classroom sharing ‘sea stories’ with my students when I was in Hawaii. It’s a real privilege to be part of their journey.” – Bruce Bremer
Learn all the fundamentals of design from Suffolk artist teaching at the VACSeptember 15, 2016
Professor Melody Boone can teach anyone to draw and so much more. She encourages budding artists to give her class a try.
Engineering professor and TCC alumnus connects with students because he’s been there, done thatSeptember 7, 2016
“I worked in industry for close to two decades, but teaching is what I really wanted to do.” – Professor Bill Simmons