Dave Rudolf, award-winning singer/songwriter and entertainer, will hold two workshops and a Beach Party next week at BRTC to promote student organizations and engagement, according to Phillip Dickson, Advisor to BRTC’s Student Government Association and sponsor of the event. The workshops will be held Monday, 2:30-4:30 p.m., and Tuesday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., both in the BT […]
The 19th Annual IBERIABANK/BRTC Foundation Golf Tournament has been scheduled for Friday, October 5, at Rolling Hills Country Club. Tournament planners have challenged themselves to raising a record amount of funding this year, the 19th for the event, according to Dina Hufstedler, chair of the golf tournament. The two-person scramble, underwritten and supported by IBERIABANK, […]
Inside this Issue: Committee Hopes for Record-Breaking Golf Tournament, Singer/Songwriter to Promote Student Groups with Workshops and Beach Party, BRTC Awarded “Plus 50″ Grant, Economy and New Regulations Affecting Fall Enrollment, Caldwell Gives Presentation on Nutrition at YMA Conference, Tunstal Retires, REACH Sites Topic of Arkansas History Inservice, Campus Commentary – Dr. Wayne Hatcher Download […]
Annual Free Flu Shot Clinic October 30, 2012 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. RCDC Building For more information: .
All students interested in being a part of a student organization are encouraged to attend the Dave Rudolf workshops and Beach Party September 10-11. Workshops will be held Monday, September 10, 2:30-4:30, and Tuesday, September 11, 9:30-11:30, both in the BT Conference Room. Students are invited to attend one or both workshops. All students, faculty […]
Change—how it happens, how the world has changed, and how we can change ourselves—was the focus of a professional development session for BRTC faculty and staff during an inservice meeting held last week. The presenter was motivational speaker and native Arkansan Randy Frazier of Leadership Takes Courage. The speaker’s own homespun version of life, with […]
Black River Technical College was recently selected to join a national program designed to train 10,000 baby boomers for new jobs in healthcare, education, and social services. The program is sponsored by the American Association of Community Colleges. Under the direction of Patti Blaxton, Director of Corporate and Community Education on the Pocahontas campus of […]
BRTC has received notification from the Higher Learning Commission that the preliminary report on the college’s comprehensive evaluation visit has recommended the institution be re-accredited for another ten-year cycle. The report also gives a preliminary nod to a “Request for Institutional Change” to accredit the college’s Distance Education program, according to VP for Development Dr. […]
Inside this Issue: Accreditation Team Recommends Ten More Years, “100%” DE Approval, BRTC Awarded “Plus 50″ Grant, New Positions Added; Staff Changes Announced, “Hired To Be Rewired” Encourages Change, Campus Commentary – Dr. Wayne Hatcher Download Volume 10, Issue 13 of The River’s Edge.