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Thirty-three SKYCTC nursing students honored at Pinning Ceremony

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Cave City, KY (May 1, 2024) -Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC) honored 33 Practical Nursing students from their Glasgow Health Campus at their annual nursing pinning ceremony Wednesday, May 1, 2024, at the Cave City Convention Center. The ceremony marks the PN student’s completion of their 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 at SKYCTC. “They will join a workforce where nurses are already in high demand. 

PN students honored in this year’s ceremony were:

Allen County
Juliya Villarreal

Barren County
Andria Adams, Savannah Brown, Kaitlyn Brown, Kira Garrett, Hannah Meredith, Jessica Orlando, Natalie Shirley. Emma Stewart, Lily Sturgeon, Miranda Tolsma, 

Green County
Elizabeth Brown

Hart County
Amber Estes, Makayla Jeffries, Hollie Sims

Logan County
Taylor Cross, Keylin Mendez 

Metcalfe County
Konnor Gallagher

Monroe County
Neely Brown

Ohio County
Haley Bratcher

Simpson County
Sheena Phillips, Angela Witt

Warren County
Arai Adams, Lensey Bell, Cole Constant, Sarah Eddings, Cheyenne Gardner, Eliyah McCarley, Michaela Oaks, Anna Marie Pagoria, Leslie Patrick, Madison Smith, LaToya White

Awards Presented:

  • Golden Bandage Scissors Award – TJ Regional Health:  Jessica Orlando
  • T J Pledge 6 C’s Award – TJ Regional Health: Hannah Meredith
  • Barren County Clinical Nursing Award: Barren County Nursing and Rehab: Miranda Tolsma
  • Stephanie Shirley Better Way Award: NHC Healthcare: Natalie Shirley
  • Signature Health Care of Glasgow Sacred Seven Award: Haley Bratcher
  • Heroic Hart Award - Signature Health Care of Hart Co.: Hollie Sims
  • Signature Health Care of BG Commitment to Care Award: LaToya White
  • Ann K. Rogers Nursing Award: Glasgow B&PW Club: Hannah Meredith
  • Dr. Jimmy T. Isenberg Nursing Award: Dr. Jennifer Shoemake: Jessica Orlando
  • Mollie Carmen Obstetrical Award: Sarah Eddings
  • Joy Rudenga Memorial Award: Andria Adams
  • Dr. Phillip Bale Mental Health Award: Glasgow State Nursing Facility:  Sarah Eddings
  • Pharmacology Award: KY Practical Nursing Organization: Sheena Phillips
  • Rebecca Forest Scholarship: Kentucky Council of Practical Nursing: Jessica Orlando
  • Perfect Attendance Award- SKYCTC PN Program: Andria Adams, Kira Garrett, Makayla Jefferies, Hannah Meredith, Anna Marie Pagoria, Emma Stewart, and Lilly Sturgeon

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

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