November 10, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHARTON, TEXAS — The Wharton County Junior College Foundation, in partnership with Wharton County Junior College, is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony in celebration of the completion of the Access to the Arts Project which added a Circle Drive in front of the Duson-Hansen Fine Arts Building on the WCJC Wharton Campus.
The Access to the Arts Campaign, initiated by the WCJC Foundation in 2018, enhanced the building’s entrance through the development of a driveway that connects the building to Horton Foote Drive, allowing visitors safe and easy access to the building in any weather.
Scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, November 16th at the entrance of the Duson-Hansen Fine Arts Building on the WCJC Wharton Campus, 911 Boling Hwy. in Wharton, the event will include a ribbon cutting, brief remarks, and a short presentation by the WCJC Drama Department. Refreshments will be served and the public is invited.
“This project demonstrates the WCJC Foundation’s commitment to partnering with our board of trustees to make enhancements to benefit our students and the community,” stated WCJC President Betty McCrohan. “We are grateful for the Foundation’s generosity and the support of their many donors who made this much-needed and beautiful driveway a reality.”
The WCJC Foundation Office is located on the Wharton campus inside the J. M. Hodges Library. For additional information on the Foundation or to learn how to support their mission visit wcjcfoundation.org or contact Jonathan Jeter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 979-532-6981.
Wharton County Junior College is a comprehensive community college offering more than 40 programs of study on four campuses located in Wharton, Richmond, Sugar Land, and Bay City. These programs include certificates and associate degrees. Additionally, the college offers concurrent and dual credit programs and boasts one of the highest transfer rates in the state. Visit wcjc.edu to learn more about credit programs and a variety of noncredit programs for the community.