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Challenger Learning Center Hits Milestone

Bob Leeper talking to a WKCTC student in FrankfortMore than 50 students, faculty, and staff of West Kentucky Community amp; Technical College are in Frankfort the week of Feb 1 to ask legislators for their support for community and technical colleges.

This is the first trip to the state capital for many WKCTC students. But each student is taking this opportunity to talk... with legislators personally about the importance of the advocacy campaign and to share stories of how the College has transformed their lives.

Its important to be a voice and ask the legislators to continue the funding for West Kentucky Community amp; Technical College. said physical therapist assistant student, Kathleen Fondaw. Knowing that I am possibly making a change is important to me.

The Commonwealth Middle College (CMC) students, faculty and college administrators are going before the House of Representatives and Senate to promote the benefits of the Middle College for participating juniors from McCrackenDonna Wear giving an interview in Frankfort and Marshall County.

Each college also gets the opportunity to showcase and demonstrate selected programs during the legislative session. Wednesday, February 3, WKCTC is highlighting the Paducah School of Art, the first community college in the state to offer an associates in fine arts degree, and administrators are talking with legislators about possible funding for the program.