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 […]
PART TIME INSTITUTIONAL SERVICES ASSISTANTS Black River Technical College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Part Time Institutional Services Assistants on both the Pocahontas and the Paragould Campus. One position is on the Paragould campus and would require a split shift which would include up to 29 hours per week of which […]
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 […]
On September 25, 2014, the Paragould English Club visited the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum in Mansfield, MO. After visiting the sites, the club enjoyed lunch at R&M Dutch Cooking, a local Amish restaurant. Ten students and two faculty members, Elizabeth Collins and Joan Linnstaedter, went on the trip.
During the spring semester, students from Drawing II were asked to design a logo for Common Grounds, the coffee shop operated by Phi Beta Lamda and located in the Business Technology building on the Pocahontas campus. Dawn Jansen’s design was chosen. She recently completed her painting which will serve as a sign for Common Grounds. […]
Have you wanted to try Zumba? Here is your chance to try out the latest dance fitness craze! Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 21 through November 25. Deadline to register is October 16 or until class is full.
Terry Bolton, Professional Angler and 11 time FLW® Cup Qualifier will be discussing Bass fishing tips and tactics for our region. Coffee and donuts will be provided as well as drawings for prizes.
Attend this training and learn how to navigate and edit a worksheet, format entries and wrap text, work with formulas and functions, and much more! Deadline to register is Wednesday, October 29 or until class is full. Enrollment is limited to 20.
Nothing says Welcome or Happy Holidays like a beautiful wreath! Learn how to assemble and decorate a seasonal wreath for the home or to give as a gift. Deadline to register is November 11