News & Events

July 26, 2016

BUZZ BAKER, CRAIG CHANOFF TO BE FEATURED SPEAKERS AT BSCTC CONVOCATION

National sportscaster Dave “Buzz” Baker and Craig Chanoff, general manager of Blackboard Student Services, Inc., will be keynote speakers at Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s fall convocation on Wednesday, August 3 at the Mountain Arts Center.
THE ROAD TO RIO: ALL ROADS LEAD HOME FOR BSCTC ALUM KENNY RICE July 26, 2016

THE ROAD TO RIO: ALL ROADS LEAD HOME FOR BSCTC ALUM KENNY RICE

Driving along Route 80 in Floyd County is the small community of Eastern, Ky. – no, not Eastern Kentucky. As you enter the unincorporated town there’s a sign “Home of Kenny Rice, National Sportscaster.”
THERE’S A FUTURE IN FIBER FOR LAID OFF MINER FRED BENTLEY July 26, 2016

THERE’S A FUTURE IN FIBER FOR LAID OFF MINER FRED BENTLEY

“I applied for jobs all over the country,” said Bentley. “I was laid off for over a year, and the despair really set in. I had gone to college some, but the money I could make in the mines pulled me away.” That’s when Bentley got a second chance that was life changing.
July 5, 2016

BSCTC TO HOST FREE KIDS COLLEGE IN JULY ON MAYO CAMPUS

Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) will host a FREE Kids College camp each Thursday in July on its Mayo campus.
BSCTC PRESIDENT MEETS WITH HAL HEINER, SECRETARY OF EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CABINET June 30, 2016

BSCTC PRESIDENT MEETS WITH HAL HEINER, SECRETARY OF EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CABINET

“I appreciate Secretary Heiner taking time out of his schedule to meet with me,” said Dr. Stephenson. “Secretary Heiner is committed to bringing opportunities to Kentucky and he is strongly committed to the transformation of Eastern Kentucky’s economy. We look forward to working with the cabinet on many initiatives going forward.”