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RCBI Marketing & Social Media Luncheon to be hosted at Southern's Logan Campus

Southern is partnering with the Robert C. Byrd Institute, Hatfield-McCoy Trails, and the Hatfield-McCoy Convention & Visitors Bureau to present a FREE Marketing and Social Media Luncheon on May 23, from 10 AM to 2 PM, in room 111 of Building A on our Logan Campus. The luncheon is geared at helping small businesses learn how to develop an effective marketing and social media strategy. The lunch and workshop is free, but you must register to attend. To register, go to www.rcbi.org/go/logan by May 18 at 3PM. For more information, contact Jane Bostic - 304.781.1681 or JBostic@rcbi.org.

First Year Nursing Students visit West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM)

First Year Students, from Southern's Nursing program, visited the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) in Lewisburg, WV, April 19th, 2017, for Anatomy Lab Day. The students participated with cadavers to identify the pathophysiology linked to the cause of death (autopsy), identified normal/abnormal diagnostic x-rays, used microscopes identifying normal/abnormal tissues, and viewed various diseased organs. The students gained insight into how the human body works both critically and “hands on”.

Ramaco Holds Job Fair at Southern's Logan Campus

Southern was host to Ramaco's job fair this past weekend. The turnout, for this event, filled our parking lots to capacity with job-seekers. Carl Baisden, Director of Southern's Academy for Mine Training and Energy Technologies, commented that it was "one of the largest job fairs we have done in my 10+ years at Southern," and that "over 800 applications were given out" during the day's activities.

Mr. Damien N. Williams Named Vice President for Student Services

Mr. Damien N. Williams Named Vice President for Student Services

Melissa Deskins named Classified Staff Representative to Southern's Board of Governors

Melissa Deskins, Classified Staff Representative to Southern's Board of Governors, was administered the Oath of Office by Samuel Litteral, Vice President for Finance and Administration, before the full Board during its meeting on April 18, 2017. Ms. Deskins was elected in March 2017 to fulfill the unexpired term of Virginia Stepp.

Upcoming Opportunities from Southern's Academy for Mine Training and Energy Technology

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College's Academy for Mine Training and Energy Technology is here to help YOU Find YOUR Direction!

April 5, 2017 EMT-M 2016 Module 4 Recertification Cost is $60.00 April 6, 2017 EMT-M 2017 Module 1 Recertification Cost is $60.00 April 10 - April 13, 2017 Surface Mine Apprentice Class Cost is $175.00 April 17 - May 2, 2017 Underground Mine Apprentice Class Cost is $285.00 May 15 - 25, 2017 EMT-M Class Cost is $275

Notice of Open Meeting - Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Notice of Open Meeting The Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College Board of Governors Agenda Committee will conduct a meeting on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, Building C, Room 428, 2900 Dempsey Branch Road, Mount Gay, West Virginia and by teleconference. The purpose of this meeting is to establish the agenda for the April 18, 2017, regular business meeting of the Board of Governors. This meeting is open to the public.