BRTC Respiratory students recently attended the 43rd Annual State Convention of the Arkansas Society for Respiratory Care (ASRC) in Hot Springs, Arkansas. During the conference students won third place in the Sputum Bowl against 7 teams from across the state. BRTC students also participated in the 1st annual Arkansas Society for Respiratory Care Cystic Fibrosis […]
Faculty and Staff on the Paragould campus of Black River Technical College collected numerous food items for Mission Outreach of Northeast Arkansas located in Paragould. Mission Outreach of Northeast Arkansas non-profit organization focused on housing the homeless, feeding the hungry and caring for the sick.
Black River Technical College, in collaboration with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM), will host Holocaust survivor Susan (Hilsenrath) Warsinger for three presentations on Tuesday, October 28 and Wednesday, October 29. Warsinger will be speaking at 9:30 a.m. both Tuesday and Wednesday mornings and at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening. All presentations will be […]
Black River Technical College held its Fire Science Tower Demolition ceremony at the BRTC Fire Science Center in Walnut Ridge on Thursday, October 16. The current tower was built in the early 1980s by fire department volunteers from several areas within Lawrence County. Today, the tower is becoming unsafe for multi-story fire and rappelling training. […]
Please join us Thursday, October 16 for a celebration of the demolition of the fire training tower.
This will be the 9th year for the BRTC Gala and the venue will once again be the Rolling Hills Country Club in Pocahontas. The date has been reserved for Saturday, March the 7 at 6:00. Save the date now and reserve your tickets early by contacting the BRTC Office of Development at 248-4000. Tickets are […]
On Thursday, September 25th, Angela Caldwell, Vice President for Technical Education, and Mylea White, Resource Assistant for Program Completion, presented at the Rural Community College Alliance Conference in Prescott, Arizona. A total of 28 conferees attended their session titled “Aspirations for Retention and Completion” which discussed the creation of the Resource Assistant for Program Completion […]
The Adult Education Department has received an autographed copy of Chaos, the newly released book in the Guards of the Shadowlands series by Sarah Fine. Also included was an MP3 audio CD of the novel. Adult Education Instructor Cindy Robinett began corresponding with author Sarah Fine last year. She has been sending autographed books to […]
On October 6, four Vietnam War veterans arrived at Black River Technical College to visit aircraft BuNo 153150. Veterans Norm Green, John Gurley, Chris Stoner, and John Johnson left Mayport, Florida, on April 11, 1972, and returned February 13, 1973, carrying out around 150 combat missions. Aircraft 153150 was with them every step of the […]