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Sissy Gray, BRTC’s Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness, Serving on HLC’s Annual Conference Advisory Committee

Sissy Gray, Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness POCAHONTAS, AR Oct. 18—Sissy Gray, BRTC’s Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness, is serving on the Higher Learning Commission’s (HLC) Annual Conference Advisory Committee. Gray was nominated by her peers and/or HLC staff to serve on the committee, and then she was selected to serve by members of the …

BRTC’s Firefighter Essentials Students Practice Life-Saving Techniques

BRTC’s Firefighter Essentials Students Practicing Searching Skills POCAHONTAS, AR Oct. 15—During recent hands-on training sessions, Black River Technical College’s Firefighter Essentials students have been practicing specialized life-saving techniques. Firefighter students have been learning how to search burning buildings for survivors, how to ventilate buildings that are full of smoke and other toxic gases, how to …

Get Started with Cricut

Come join BRTC for a Cricut Workshop, instructed by crafting enthusiast Karman Matthews. Participants will learn how to set up the Cricut machine, about different materials, tools, and the Design Space program. The class is Thursday, October 28, from 5::30 to 7:30 p.m. on the Pocahontas Campus. The deadline for registration is Tuesday, October 26, …

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