Barton student and swim team member Jonathan Beers will graduate in a couple of weeks, and he can continue his journey proudly, knowing that he left a legacy as someone who exhibited academic integrity in practice as well as being the ambassador for the value of trust.
The Shafer Gallery held an opening reception for the BaRTaRT Faculty, Student and Staff Exhibition on April 21 and awards were given to Barton students participating in the student art competition.
The Barton Community College Theatre Troupe the Barton Bards and community members will present “Under Milkwood” at 7:30 p.m. May 1 and 2 at the Crest Theater in Great Bend. Admission is free.
The Barton Music Department, in conjunction with the Central Kansas Community Choir, will present the “Kansas Connection,” concert featuring music from the Heartland by Kansas composers at 7:30 p.m. May 6 at the First Presbyterian Church, 2400 Washington St., Great Bend.
Barton Community College recognized employees for years of service at an all-campus forum on Thursday.
The Barton Community College Library will host a launch party for Barton’s literary journal “Prairie Ink” followed by a general writing workshop from 6-8 p.m. April 27 in the Cavanaugh Room in the Barton Library.
The drought monitor report as of Tuesday, April 18 indicates continued expansion of exceptional drought further east and along the southern counties, even with the scattered rains.
Those seeking a credential as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) have the chance do so at no charge thanks to a generous anonymous donor and a collaboration between Barton Community College, Good Samaritan of Ellsworth, and an anonymous charitable donor.
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.
Barton student and volleyball player Molly Norris knows what it takes to be a top-tier athlete, and as an ambassador for the academic integrity virtue of fairness, she’s learned that many of the same positive ideas that guide her on the court, also apply in the classroom.