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Education
3:11 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

WKCTC Introduces A'la Carte Evening Culinary Class

Patrick Fletcher, Program Coordinator Culinary Arts
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Chicken andouille, schnitzel, tiramisu and more are on the subject list for students attending a culinary class starting next week at West Kentucky Community and Technical College in Paducah. Kate Lochte speaks with Chef Patrick Fletcher about the five-week course on Sounds Good.

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Business
4:18 pm
Wed September 17, 2014

International Career Expert Shares Tips on "Going Global" Tonight at WKCTC

Credit Stacie Berdan, International Career Expert, Facebook

Raising Global Children is the newest book of author, business executive and international careers expert Stacie Berdan who presents strategies and tactics for success in a global marketplace at WKCTC this evening. Berdan says its important for everyone in today's workplace to become global thinkers, whether working abroad or bringing global thinking into your workplace. She shares some of her experiences working with multi-national clients with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good.

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Culture
10:19 am
Wed September 10, 2014

WKCTC Arts in Focus Showcases Music from the 70s

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We speak with Jim Duffy, producer of the show "This is the 70s" a multimedia blend of live music, historical film clips, dance, fashion, and computer animation celebrating the decade - on stage this Saturday at 7:30 PM in the West Kentucky Community & Technical College Clemens Fine Arts Center. Duffy previews the show with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good.

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Education
6:00 am
Thu September 4, 2014

WKCTC Among Finalists for Aspen Prize

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West Kentucky Community and Technical College is among the top ten finalists for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.

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Education
4:33 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

WKCTC President on Origins of Paducah Arts Expansion

Carson Myre Charitable Foundation donates $400,000 towards Paducah School of Art & Design campus project
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West Kentucky Community and Technical College President Dr. Barbara Veazey says plans to renovate the Kitchens Building to accommodate the expansion of the Paducah School of Art and Design has been years in the making. On Sounds Good, she gives some historical context to the project and hopes for securing artistic and economic growth in Paducah.

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Arts
3:55 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Paducah School of Art & Design Reaches Final Phase in Campus Renovation

Ceramics Lab in Madison Hall
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On Friday, WKCTC received a $400,000 donation from Paducah's Carson-Myre Charitable Foundation to finish Phase 3 of the Paducah School of Art and Design campus project. Paul Aho, Dean of PSAD, speaks with Kate Lochte about the renovations to the Kitchens Building and the multitude of programs that will be housed in the new building upon completion, including a recent "surprise" addition.

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Education
9:20 am
Thu May 29, 2014

WKCTC Students to See Tuition Increase

Students at West Kentucky Community and Technical College will see an increase in their college bills next semester.

Vice President of Business Affairs Susan Graves says the college will see a 2 percent tuition increase, raising cost per credit hour from $144 to $147 to cover general operating costs.

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Jobs
3:01 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

USEC Workers Prepare for More Layoffs

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About 700 workers at Paducah's United States Enrichment Corporation Plant have been laid off since the plant stopped enriching uranium nearly a year ago. More layoffs are slated for late June or early July.

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Education
2:57 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

WKCTC Receives Accreditation Nod

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A national accrediting agency says area high school students taking college classes through West Kentucky Community and Technical College are getting the same caliber of education they’d get on the college campus.

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Arts
12:54 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Moscow Festival Ballet Comes to WKCTC's Clemens Fine Arts Center

The classic Tchaikovsky ballet "Swan Lake" is performed at Paducah's West Kentucky Community and Technical College's Clemens Fine Arts Center tomorrow night (April 24) at 7:30 p.m. Fifty dancers of the Moscow Festival Ballet perform the great work. Kate Lochte speaks with Gail Robinson Butler, Director of the Clemens Fine Arts Center for a preview.

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