Cumberland, Ky. - Despite last weekend's scorching temperatures, local golfers teed off to help students attend college. Over a dozen teams took part in the Lillian Faye Simpson Scholarship Golf Classic, held by Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC), on Saturday, August 19, at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course in Cumberland.
Middlesboro, Ky. - For Don Webb, Jr., no job is too far off the grid. As director of the Kentucky Safety Training Institute (KSTI), developed through Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC), Don recently spent a week in Kalaupapa, an isolated settlement on the Hawaiian island of Molokai, training 13 National Park Service employees in heavy equipment operator safety and forklift certification
Middlesboro, Ky. - Beginning July 1, Professor Kevin Lambert will take on the role of Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC). In this capacity, he will supervise the technology division, overseeing web design, on-line education, and accreditation for the college. For the past 15 years, Lambert has served the college as Professor of Information Systems, and he has chaired the Division of Social Sciences since 2008. According to SKCTC President Vic Adams, "Kevin is a tremendous asset to Southeast. We look forward to this new chapter under his leadership."
Middlesboro, Ky. - Professor Elijah Buell has been named director of the Cumberland campus of Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC). In addition to his new duties, he will serve as the Director of Operations and oversee maintenance, facilities, and special projects. Lige has served the college as Interim Chief Academic Officer since January 2015 and as Professor of Business for almost 37 years. "Lige is a stalwart member of the Southeast team," says President Vic Adams. "I know that the Cumberland campus will thrive under his direction."
Cumberland, Ky. - It's that time of year to tee up for a good cause! Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) announces the 2017 Lillian Faye Simpson Southeast Scholarship Golf Classic hosted by the Southeast Education Foundation on Saturday, August 19 at the Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Cumberland.
Cumberland, Ky. - Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) is joining forces with Cengage and Jobs for the Future, a grantee funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission, to help employ our most vulnerable citizens. The goal of the partnership is to help older youth and adults who need a high school diploma in coal-impacted communities to secure employment in computer and medical IT fields.
Cumberland, Ky. - Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College President Vic Adams has appointed Joy Pennington to serve as the Nursing Program Coordinator. Pennington will follow Kathy Guyn who will retire at the end of June.
Cumberland, Ky. - The Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) Board of Directors will host three community receptions to welcome the new college president Dr. Vic Adams. These events with give community members the chance to speak with Adams and learn more about his vision for the college. Refreshments will be served.