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TCC HOSTS VMI PROFESSOR OF MILITARY HISTORY
Malcolm Muir, chairman of VMI’s Military History Dept., to lecture April 13
NORFOLK, Va. – (April 2, 2007) – Malcolm Muir, chairman of the Military History Department of Virginia Military Institute, will open the third presentation of Tidewater Community College’s John R. Moore Memorial Military lecture series.
Professor Muir will lecture on “U.S. Navy Battleships in the Atlantic” at TCC’s Norfolk Campus on Friday, April 13, at 5 p.m. in Room 2502, 5th floor of the Martin Bldg, 300 Granby St., Norfolk.
The John R. Moore Memorial Military lecture series is free and open to the public. The series honors the memory of John Moore, an esteemed history professor at TCC’s Norfolk Campus who died suddenly last year.
For more information, call TCC’s Information Center, 822-1122, or visit www.tcc.edu.
Tidewater Community College
is the second largest of the 23 community colleges in the Commonwealth
of Virginia, enrolling more than 37,000 students annually. The 37th
largest in the nation’s 1,600 community-college network, TCC
ranks among the 50 fastest-growing large community colleges. Founded
in 1968 as a part of the Virginia Community College System, the
college serves the South Hampton Roads region with campuses in Chesapeake,
Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach as well as the TCC Jeanne
and George Roper Performing Arts Center in the theater district
in downtown Norfolk, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth
and a regional Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-four
percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university
in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information,