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Black River Technical College (BRTC) recently hosted ARC @ The Armory, a welding competition for BRTC traditional and career and technical center (CTC) students. This event was held between three BRTC campuses, Pocahontas, Paragould, and Piggott. Three teams competed in a 3-hour, timed event that required students to interpret a blueprint, prepare needed materials, and …

BRTC Hosts Annual CTC and Concurrent Educators Advisory Meeting

Black River Technical College (BRTC) recently hosted its Career and Technical Center (CTC) and Concurrent program partners for its BRTC Annual advisory meeting. Darenda Kersey, Director of Career, Technical, and Concurrent Education, shared important information with them including the new ATLAS test scores will be accepted as an entrance exam in future semesters although the …

BRTC Board of Trustees Holds Quarterly May Meeting

The Black River Technical College (BRTC) Board of Trustees recently met for their quarterly meeting on the Pocahontas campus. BRTC President Martin Eggensperger opened the meeting by giving the President’s report. He reported that the college is closing its five-year plan and will soon start its next: “We have made significant progress on our last …

Black River Technical College transforms lives through quality academic and career education to enhance the community we serve.   ~BRTC Mission