Pasadena, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is pleased to announce Dr. Richard G. Brassard, DC, FICC, as President Emeritus. The Board of Regents met on July 19, 2014 during the TCC Annual Convention in Galveston Texas where they voted unanimously to grant President Emeritus status to Dr. Brassard.
Dr. Brassard began his relationship with TCC in July of 1985 when he was first appointed to the TCC Board of Regents. He held this initial appointment until 1991 and then was reappointed in July 1995. In 1997, Dr. Brassard was elected to the position of Vice Chairman and then elected as Chairman in 1999. On January 1, 2002, the board appointed him as president-elect of TCC and he took the mantel of president on January 1, 2004, a position he held for 10 years before retiring.
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) announced Dr. Brad McKechnie, D.C., DACAN as the College’s Interim President effective Monday, April 14, 2014.
Dr. McKechnie’s appointment comes on the heels of an announcement by Dr. R. Fred Zuker, Ph.D. that he would step down as the College’s interim president for health reasons, a position he held for seven months.
As Interim President, Dr. McKechnie will oversee the day-to-day operations of the College. After graduating from TCC in 1985, he served as a faculty member from 1986 to 1996 including various administrative roles as the Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Dean of External Affairs.
“I am excited to be a part of TCC’s future,” said Dr. McKechnie. “Texas Chiropractic College has some of the best students, staff and faculty in chiropractic education and I look forward to working with them every day.”
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) renewed an articulation agreement with Lee College Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 to ensure students can continue to easily enroll in the TCC Doctor of Chiropractic program. Presidents from both institutions met at the Lee College campus to re-sign the agreement, which was initially endorsed in fall 2010. The arrangement allows Lee students who earn 90 undergraduate credit hours, maintain a minimum grade point average in specific science prerequisites and meet TCC requirements to automatically qualify for admission.
PASADENA, Texas –Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is proud to welcome home Dr. John Demartini, Class of 1982, for a free lecture open to the public on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Russell Auditorium on the TCC campus.
“We are delighted to welcome one of our own back to our Pasadena campus,” noted Dr. Fred Zuker, Interim President of TCC. “This is a great opportunity for our students to hear from a man who has positively impacted so many lives around world, and was once a student like they are today.”
Dr. Demartini is a chiropractor, human behavioral specialist, educator and international authority on maximizing human awareness and potential. His lecture on October 8 is on "Overcoming Obstacles and Conquering Challenges." His studies have spanned numerous disciplines and his teachings provide answers and solutions to many of life’s questions and challenges. He has written over 40 published books and 160 manuscripts and has produced over 50 CD and DVD educational products. As an educator, he constantly travels the globe teaching students from all backgrounds and disciplines the workings of human behavior, how to understand and transform social dynamics, and how to activate potential by understanding human nature.
The month of October is also Chiropractic Health Month, which is a yearly event sponsored by the American Chiropractic Association. The theme for this year is Discover Chiropractic…Get Vertical. As part of this nationwide awareness campaign, TCC is also hosting the Honorable Sam Zakhem, former U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain, on October 2 who will speak about his chiropractic experience as a patient; and holding Community Day on October 19. Community Day will provide an opportunity for members of the TCC community to connect with each other and the public in a variety of ways including a 5K run, volunteer opportunities and campus service projects.
For more information about these events, please contact Luis Rivas, Director, Development and Community Engagement at 281-998-6060 or via email at email@example.com.