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BRTC Registered Nursing Graduation & Pinning Ceremony Announced

The Fall 2022 Registered Nursing (Traditional and ARNEC) Graduation and Pinning Ceremony will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at the Randolph County Development Center on the Pocahontas campus. Graduation is open to the public and will be live streamed on BRTC’s Facebook page. For more information about the practical nursing program, …

Darenda Kersey Named Keynote Speaker of BRTC General Education Commencement

Dean of General Education Donna Statler is excited to announce Director of Career, Technical, and Concurrent Education Darenda Kersey as the Fall 2022 commencement keynote speaker. This is Kersey’s third year as the director of career, technical, and concurrent education, but she has been employed at BRTC for 11 years. She taught as a business …

BRTC CTC Students Tour Pocahontas Aluminum

Career, Technical, and Concurrent (CTC) students in the welding and industrial electricity programs toured Pocahontas Aluminum on Nov. 11. Plant manager Ken Akins showed the students the complete manufacturing process of doors, from raw materials to finished products, including manufacturing of both windows and doors. Students also watched robotic welders and automation, which is becoming …

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