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Thirty-two SKYCTC nursing students honored at pinning ceremony

Cave City, Ky. – Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC) honored 32 Practical Nursing students at their annual pinning ceremony for PN nursing students Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at the Cave City Convention Center. The ceremony marked the PN student’s completion of their practical Nursing Diploma from the Glasgow Campus. 

“We salute these students for their perseverance and determination to complete their studies during this challenging time,” said Dr. Angie Harlan, Dean of Allied Health and Nursing sat SKYCTC. “They will join a workforce where nurses were already in high demand. Many will start new jobs on the front lines of COVID-19.”

PN students honored in this year’s ceremony were:

Adair County
Jessica Conover

Allen County
Kim Wagoner

Barren County
Karissia Bradley, Charity Burd, Ayla Burris, Alyssa Conrad, Cassady Neal Elmore, Kayla Flora, Christina Jessee, Madison Murley, Sidney Shaw, Sarah Skaggs, Courtney Vance

Edmonson County
Allison Avery, Alyssa Brooks 

Green County
Lexi Ervin

Hart County
Allyson Beaver, Shelby Dennis, Sarah Fox

Logan County
Ashley Holman

Metcalfe County
Sydney Lee

Monroe County
Kaitlyn M. Smith

Simpson County
Kyrsten Deberry, Telisha Hawkins, Caitlin Patterson

Warren County
Desire’e Bell, Julia Clark, Mel Downs, Shelbie Lyons, Audrey Marlin, Mya Morgan, Marquisha Smith

Awards Presented:

  • Golden Bandage Scissors Award – TJ Samson Hospital:  Sarah Fox
  • Ann K. Rogers Nursing Award – Glasgow B&PW Club: Allison Avery
  • Mollie Carmen Obstetrical Award:  Shelby Dennis
  • Barren County Clinical Nursing Award – Barren County Nursing and Rehab: Shelby Dennis
  • NHC Better Way Award – NHC Healthcare:  Desire’e Bell
  • Dr. Phillip Bale Mental Health Award – Glasgow State Nursing Facility:  Sarah Fox
  • Signature of Glasgow Sacred Six Award – Signature of Glasgow: Sarah Fox
  • Dr. Jimmy T. Isenberg Nursing Award – Dr. Jennifer Shoemake: Sidney Shaw
  • Joy Rudenga Memorial Award:  Desire’e Bell
  • Pharmacology Award – KY Practical Nursing Organization:  Shelby Dennis

Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College has been producing highly trained nurses for the region since 1957.