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  • Dr. Tod Allen Farmer

    The Widow’s Mite

    7/12/21

    President John F. Kennedy famously stated, "The raising of extraordinarily large sums of money, given voluntarily and freely by millions of our fellow Americans, is a unique American tradition... Philanthropy, charity, giving voluntarily and freely...

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    WC board holds July meeting

    7/8/21

    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees held its monthly meeting Thursday in the Allene Strain Community Room. Rodeo Coach Johnny Emmons provided an update on the rodeo team, which competes in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association...

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    Texas legislature increases community college bachelor’s degree limit from three to five

    7/1/21

    House Bill 3348, signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott last month, allows community colleges to offer up to five baccalaureate degree programs, up from the previously approved limit of three. Passage of this bill ensures community colleges can reach...

  • WC Night at Globe Life Field - Rangers vs Houston Astros

    Weatherford College Night at Globe Life Field scheduled for Sept. 16

    6/28/21

    Weatherford College and the WC Foundation have announced a partnership with the Texas Rangers to host Weatherford College Night at Globe Life Field Thursday, Sept. 16. The Rangers will play their rival, the Houston Astros, that evening with a 7:05 p...

  • Brett and Alesia Wiggs

    Wiggs Family Foundation donates $1,000,000 to WC School of Nursing

    6/24/21

    The Weatherford College Foundation announced the largest cash gift in the history of Weatherford College, a $1,000,000 donation from Brett and Alesia Wiggs through the Wiggs Family Foundation. This gift will expand opportunities for the education of...

  • Debbie Alexander with WC President, Dr. Tod Allen Farmer

    Feldman Foundation continues contributions to WC

    6/22/21

    The Weatherford College Foundation thanks Debbie Alexander and The Herbert G. Feldman Charitable Foundation for years of exceptional support for WC students. The Feldman Foundation, under Alexander’s guidance, has directed approximately $90,000 to...

  • Dr. Farmer

    The Marvelous Metamorphosis

    6/21/21

    Yesterday, I caught my first glimpse of a monarch butterfly this season.  Its orange and black wings were stunningly beautiful as it fluttered across campus.  The beautiful butterfly was a reminder of the many stunning living things in our wonderful...

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    WC board receives preliminary budget

    6/11/21

    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees received the preliminary 2021-22 budget during their meeting Thursday afternoon. Dr. Andra Cantrell, executive vice president of financial and administrative services, introduced the main points of the still...

  • Moana Jr.

    WC teen theatre camp presents Moana Jr.

    6/8/21

    Weatherford College Summer Stage presents Disney’s “Moana Jr.” June 18 and 19 at the Alkek Fine Arts Center. Showtimes are at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. each day. This production is a 60-minute musical adaptation of the 2016 Disney animated film, bringing...

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    Taste of Parker County winners announced

    6/1/21

    More than 700 people, a record, gathered in Heritage Park last Thursday for the 12th annual Taste of Parker County benefiting the Weatherford College Foundation. Hungry patrons voted on their favorite eats and drinks and the results are in! The 2021...

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