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Located in the beautiful river community of Paducah, Kentucky, West Kentucky Community and Technical College is a nationally recognized, comprehensive, regional college serving more than 8,000 students annually and offering more than 200 associate degr...
Activities & Affiliations
Over the Memorial Day weekend (May 27-30, 2017), Tyra Henderson, Dr. David Heflin and Sanci Teague (right) presented at the 2017 NISOD International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence in Austin, TX! They presented "Revising and Refining the First-Year Experience Through Dialogue and Research". The presentation outlined how WKCTC reinvented its First Year Experience course with research-based instruction and faculty engagement, as well as discussing policy, procedures, and course design and insight into how the First Year Experience course is an effective retention and persistence tool. Way to go team!Spring 2017
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In the News
Book Discussion of New York Times Best Seller Braving the Wilderness November 1 at Graves County Public LibraryCourage, vulnerability, love, belonging, shame and empathy are the experiences that social scientist Dr. Brené Brown brings to light in her book Braving the Wilderness. West Kentucky Community and Technical College's Dr. Tyra Henderson will host a book...Fall 2018
The public is invited to a book discussion of The Age of Miracles March 8 at Graves County Public Library. Dr. Tyra Henderson, associate professor of English at West Kentucky Community and Technical College, will lead the book discussion at the library...Winter 2018-2019