BRTC’s practical nursing students brought home several awards from the annual ALPNA (Arkansas Licensed Practical Nurses’ Association) conference held April 5-6 in Batesville, according to Ramonda Housh, Director of Nursing at BRTC. “The group of BRTC students earned six first place wins, four second place wins, and four third place wins during competitions held to […]
BRTC hosted a team of four from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association April 16-18. The team concluded its visit with an overall positive verbal report to the President and vice presidents. A detailed written official report is expected in about six weeks. “Singular” strengths and positive comments from the team included the […]
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Spring 2012 Final Test Schedule. Finals will be given May 2-May 8, 2012. ONLINE Finals are required to be held on Monday, April 30 and Tuesday, May 1 before on-campus finals.
Last week, students in Rachel Koon’s Principles of Sociology class at BRTC were educated and entertained by student Carlo Obregon, a native of Mexico. “The class is currently discussing different practices and customs of other countries including such things as dating rituals, arranged marriages, religious practices, cultural symbolism, and class systems,” Koons explained. “Mr. Obregon […]
On March 14 BRTC’s Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society held a ceremony for 28 inductees in the Randolph County Development Center. Requirements for selection include maintaining a 3.5 grade point average or higher while enrolled in at least twelve college credit hours per semester. Current PTK officers are John Milgrim, president; Chandra […]
Paragould Mayor Mike Gaskill was the keynote speaker at the Annual BRTC Foundation Scholarship Luncheon held April 5 in the Randolph County Development Center. The luncheon is held each year to honor scholarship donors for their generosity in giving and scholarship recipients for their continued efforts working to complete their college degrees. Gaskill acknowledged the […]
Campus Connect will be unavailable the week of April 9th for system maintenance. BRTC must make the following changes to the registration dates for the Summer and Fall semesters: Registration for returning students will now begin April 16th 2012. Registration for first-time and transfer students will now begin April 23rd 2012.