Special Achievement Award - Suffolk resident Julia Arnold, Ph.D., associate professor of mathematics and math lab coordinator, received this peer award given by the TCC Faculty Senate to recognize accomplishments that go above and beyond the call of duty. Arnold has been instrumental in the development of online mathematics courses, calculus tutorials and the continued operation of the Norfolk Campus math lab. Her diligence and untiring efforts have contributed to student success in mathematics.
Tidewater Community College - the largest provider of higher education and Workforce Solutions services in Hampton Roads - enrolls over 38,000 students annually, the second largest undergraduate student body in Virginia. The 35th largest community college in the nation, TCC is among the 20 fastest-growing large two-year institutions in the United States. 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-six percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information, visit www.tcc.edu.