Barton Nursing adds IV skills to practical nursing curriculum
February 17, 2021
Story by Joe Vinduska
Photo by Payton Steiner
Nurses who graduate from the Barton Licensed Practical Nurse program will now have an extra skillset to make them more valuable in the workforce; they have the option to be IV certified.
Barton County campus closed Feb. 16, 2021
Activities and all classes at Barton Community College's Barton County campus are canceled and offices will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, February 16, due to weather.
Barton County campus closed Feb. 15, 2021
February, 14, 2021
Story by Brandon Steinert
Activities and all classes at Barton Community College's Barton County campus are canceled and offices are closed on February 15 due to weather.
Barton Community College students named to President’s List for fall 2020
February 12, 2021
Barton Community College has named 261 students to the President’s List for the fall 2020 semester. To qualify for this honor students must have been enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.0 on a 4.0 or "A" letter scale.
Barton Community College students named to Dean’s List for fall 2020
February 24, 2021
Barton Community College has named 283 students to the Dean’s List for the fall 2020 semester. To qualify for this honor, students must have been enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 3.5 to 3.99 on a 4.0 or "A" letter scale.
Barton Nursing Program alum reflects on career, entrepreneurial success; secondary nursing program application deadline is March 1
February 11, 2021
Story and portrait by Brandon Steinert
A career in nursing can take any number of turns down myriad paths, like working as a traveling nurse or a home health professional. Greg Allison, RN, took a road less traveled. He spent about eight years working as a nurse after finishing the program at Barton Community College, then he followed his entrepreneurial instinct to open a company that provides skilled nurses to healthcare providers, AllStaff Chartered in Great Bend.
Barton Academic Integrity Campaign: Respect
February 11, 2021
Story and photo by Joe Vinduska
This is part two of a six-part series on the importance of academic integrity at Barton. The college will feature six student stories throughout the spring semester that help showcase the six virtues of academic integrity. These virtues include trust, responsibility, honesty, courage, fairness, and respect.
Former Barton student’s musical journey comes full circle; begins work as Barton vocal instructor
February 9, 2021
Story and photos by Joe Vinduska
As a little girl in Mexico, six-year-old Jessica Perez spent many days in her Aunt Ana’s dance class practicing with the other students, until one day, someone handed her a microphone and she started singing along with the dance numbers. She remembers that day vividly as the beginning of a love for music that would guide her journey through life, and now she is sharing that love with others as a Vocal Instructor at Barton Community College.
Barton Dance Theatre to host “Barton Cougar Dance Day”
Dance students wanting to learn more about dancing in college are invited to attend Barton’s second annual “Barton Cougar Dance Day,” from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 25. Those interested can sign up at shows.bartonccc.edu.