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For all things Holmes, we have our weekly-updated news list known as “Dog Tracks.” There are sections for each campus and for the district as a whole. Be sure to check back here for important news and events that you won’t want to miss.



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Proctor Lab Dates & Times
Week of April 15 – 19

  • Attala Center: Tue. 9 am – 1 pm
  • Goodman Campus: Wed 10 am – 2 pm
    Thu 10 am – 2 pm
  • Grenada Campus: Wed. 11 am – 3 pm
    Thu 11 am – 3 pm
  • Ridgeland Campus: Tue 9 am – 6 pm
    Wed 9 am – 6 pm

If you have questions or need assistance, please call 662.472.9063.


Retirement Receptions Set throughout the District

Goodman Campus – Thursday, April 25th @ 2:00 P.M.
Location – Cafeteria Side Dining Room

Grenada Campus – Monday, April 29th @ 1:30 P.M.
Location – Forum

Ridgeland Campus – Thursday, May 2nd @ 10:00 A.M.
Location – McGowan Workforce Training Center


The Latest Issue of The Growl is Available

CLICK HERE to check out the latest issue of The Growl.


Ambassador Applications Are Open for the 2024-2025 School Year

CLICK HERE to fill out an application.



Monday, April 15:

  • Softball vs. Meridian, away, 1/3


Wednesday, April 17:

  • Softball vs. Northeast, away, 2/4 pm
  • Baseball vs. Northeast, home, 2/5 pm


Saturday, April 20:

  • Softball vs. East Central, home, 2/4 pm
  • Baseball vs. East Central, away, 2/5 pm


CLICK HERE to visit our athletics website for more information about Holmes Bulldog Sports, like schedules, rosters, and stats.

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Fitness Center Hours (Branch Coliseum)
Students: Mon. – Thur. 1:30pm – 6:00pm

Faculty & Staff: Mon. – Thurs. 12 noon – 1:30pm


Monday 4/15 – Ultimate Frisbee at 6 pm on the football field

Tuesday 4/16 – Flag Football at 6 pm on the football field


SGA Activities This Week
Tuesday 4/16
– Color Run: 6pm in the woods on the walking trail

Wednesday 4/17 – Karaoke: Student Center 6:30


STEM Study Center Tutoring
SSC Hours:  Monday-Thursday, 8 am – 3:30 pm

Tutoring Hours:    
Monday: 8:00 am – 10:45 am
and 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
and 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am – 10:45 am
and 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Thursday: 8:00 am – 9:15 am
and 10:45 am – 3:00 pm


McMorrough Library Hosting Exhibition on African American Medical Achievements, Open Doors, in April & May
From April 8 – May 18, 2024, McMorrough Library is honored to host Opening Doors: Contemporary African American Academic Surgeons, guest curated by Jill L. Newmark (NLM Exhibition Program) and Margaret A. Hutto (Reginald F. Lewis Museum). This special collaboration with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture, featured a companion exhibition at the museum.

The traveling banner exhibition and companion website tell the stories of pioneering African American surgeons and educators who exemplify excellence in their fields and work to educate and mentor younger physicians and surgeons. Opening Doors recognizes the long tradition African Americans healers and physicians, and celebrates the contributions of African American academic surgeons to medicine and medical education.

The National Library of Medicine produced this exhibition and companion website.

For more information, CLICK HERE.


Writing Center Open
The Writing Center in McDaniel Hall is open 1 – 3:30 pm Mon.-Thurs. There are also morning hours from 8 – 9 am on Mon., Tues., and Wed.

Students can receive online tutoring by sharing files with


McMorrough Library to Hold Silent Book Club
McMorrough Library will begin hosting Silent Book Club on Mondays from 4:30 – 5:00 pm in the main room of the library. Bring a book of your choice – or check one out from the library – and enjoy the company of other readers.


Carroll Cafeteria Menu
To stay up-to-date with cafeteria menus by checking HERE.


grenada campus

Grenada PTK Announcements

New member invites have been sent to student emails. Please check your Holmes email for an invitation. If you are a member of PTK and are not in the Canvas group or you have questions about being an officer, email PTK advisor Cynthia Abel at


SAVE THE DATE: Spring Fling in Grenada, April 16

On Tuesday, April 16th, the Grenada campus will be celebrating our annual SPRING FLING! You won’t want to miss the festivities; from grilling hamburgers and hotdogs to playing flag football and cornhole, there will be so much for our students to do. We’ll be in the Yard from 11 am – 2pm. We hope you’re ready to get out in this awesome Spring weather and have some fun!


Baptist Student Union
Tuesdays at Noon, join the BSU for a free lunch followed by a Bible Study. They meet each week in room 122 of the main building. Bring a friend!


Jack L. Holmes Library Fall Hours:
Monday – Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Stop by and utilize their study rooms, free printing and grab a coffee or snack. Questions? Call 662-227-2361


On Campus Food & Hygiene Pantry – DONATIONS NEEDED
Our campus pantry is open for students! Students can visit Cynthia Abel in Room 141 or Haley DeNoon in room 121 for access to the pantry. We encourage any student who could utilize this pantry to use this free service. The pantry is located down the hall across from the deli in the Main Building. Students must bring their Holmes Student I.D. and can visit the pantry once a week.


ridgeland campus

Fitness Center Hours
Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am to 7 pm
Friday, 8 am to 3:30 pm

*Holiday and Summer hours Vary*


The Writing Center is Here for You!
Come see us in Madison 205.  Walk-ins are welcome when tutors are available.  You can also go CLICK HERE to create an account and select an appointment time and format. You may choose F2F, E-Tutoring, or Video sessions. For questions, come by Madison Hall 205 or email the Writing Center Coordinator, Dr. Stacey Coulter, at


Mental Health Awareness Program Set for April 18
The Holmes Community College Social and Behavioral Science Department is hosting a Mental Health Awareness program on Thursday, April 18 at 12:15 p.m. in the McGowan Workforce Training Center on the Ridgeland Campus. The presentation will be broadcast to Goodman and Grenada campuses, as well.

The event will feature keynote speaker Deborah Upton, a mental health therapist, who will discuss student mental health issues, including how to handle stress.

For more information about the program, contact David Jones at


5K and Health Fair Set for May 4
A 5K and Health Fair will be held on May 4 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on the Ridgeland Campus and is sponsored by UMMC. For more information, visit or email Rachel Dear at For more details, see the “Spring into Wellness” image to the side on desktop, below on mobile.


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fall 2023–Spring 2024 academic dates to remember:

Note: All Dates and Deadlines are subject to change.

Online Class Registration

second 8-Week Classes: Mar. 11 – May 3
fourth 4-Week Classes: Apr. 8 – May 3

Important Dates

District Wide Graduation: May 9
     Times to be announced, held in Goodman
First Day to Register for Summer/Fall 2024: April 8



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