College News


Shafer Art Gallery features student and staff work in “Bart Art” Exhibit vinduskaj Fri, 05/17/2024 - 11:03

The Shafer Gallery held an opening reception for the BaRTaRT Faculty, Student and Staff Exhibition on at the end of the semester, and awards were given to Barton students participating in the student art competition.

Jim and Kathi Armatys recognized by Barton Foundation harrism Wed, 05/08/2024 - 15:28

The Barton Community College Foundation presented the 2024 Distinguished Service Award to Jim and Kathi Armatys Friday during the annual commencement ceremony, both of whom are esteemed community members whose unwavering dedication has significantly enriched the missions of Barton and the Foundation.

Barton Community College recognizes Outstanding Graduates vinduskaj Wed, 05/08/2024 - 15:20

Evelin Valadez of Stafford and Hayley Wise of Silver Lake were named Barton Community College’s 2024 Outstanding Graduates. Vice President of Student Services Angie Maddy recognized them as part of Barton’s commencement on Friday.

Exceptional Barton faculty recognized with Distinguished Instructor Awards vinduskaj Wed, 05/08/2024 - 15:17

Five Barton instructors earned the Distinguished Instructor Award (DIA) for the 2023-2024 academic year for their outstanding efforts in the classroom and were recognized at Barton’s commencement ceremony Friday evening in the Barton Gymnasium.

Barton presents Student Ambassador awards vinduskaj Wed, 05/08/2024 - 15:09

Barton Community College has announced its 2023-24 Brant J. Ballhorst Student Ambassadors of the Year. Named in memory of Brant J. Ballhorst, the award recognizes two outstanding Student Ambassadors each year. The winners this year were Wyatt Trombley of Dodge City and Bradley Beck of Great Bend.

Barton Community College students honored for academic achievements, Evans named Coca-Cola Scholar harrism Tue, 05/07/2024 - 12:48

Six students from Barton Community College in the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society were recognized as members of the PTK All-State Academic team during an award luncheon on April 12 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Junction City.

Generous gift from Mull family enhances Barton Community College's fine arts and agriculture program harrism Mon, 05/06/2024 - 11:12

The Keith and Marian Mull family were long-time supporters and donors of Barton Community College and the Barton Foundation, with gifts dating back 30 years, and a recent gift of significance made in memory of the Mulls is being used to help two very different but essential areas of the College.

Barton Community College to honor graduates in 54th commencement harrism Fri, 05/03/2024 - 08:20

Barton Community College’s 54th commencement is set for 7 p.m. May 10 in the Barton Gymnasium. The ceremony will also be live-streamed via the Barton Facebook and YouTube pages.

Barton Community College announces “Textbook Freedom” with new online low-cost degree pathway harrism Thu, 05/02/2024 - 14:59

When Barton Community College launched the Open Educational Resources (OER) initiative in 2018, the goal was to offer a full degree using the OER framework; that goal will become a reality this fall with the availability of the Low-Cost Degree Pathway.

Barton Emergency Medical Services Program applications open through July 31 vinduskaj Wed, 05/01/2024 - 12:58

Those wanting to help save lives and be a part of a vital industry can apply for Barton’s Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) programs now through July 31.