Delta-Montrose Technical College (DMTC) graduated 29 practical nursing students at the Delta Center for Performing Arts and Education. Graduation marks the completion of rigorous study and clinical responsibility.
The May 17 graduation ceremony opened with graduating student Colleen Thliveris and a friend, Wendy Bodwell, singing "God Bless America."
Colleen and Wendy received a standing ovation from the graduating class. Next on the program was a very moving slideshow of the students throughout the year.
The 2013 graduating class included the following students: Pam Bean, Brandi Blackburn, Eryn Bond, Meagan Briggs, Ashley Carothers, Ravelle Celaya, Erin Chacon, Cortney Comerer, Wendi Cummings, Crystal Duncan, Debi Fleming, Lisa Harper, Brigid Heckel, Catherine Hoffman, Bernard "Joe" Kersen, Jessica Maestas, Paige Markley, Colleen Rambole, Danielle Salcedo, Adrian Sandoval, Courtnee Schmitt, Melinda "Mindy" Smith, Colleen Thliveris, Doran Tregarthen, Tiffany Ware, Nick Wasser and Teresa Ziegler.
Pat Frazier, Delta-Montrose Technical College clinical instructor, was the guest speaker at the ceremony. Instructor/coordinator Birdie Young and instructors Judy Davis, Cheryl Smith, Jean Anne Robb, and Marjorie Suedekum, mental health clinical instructor, presented pins, caps and diplomas.
The DMTC nursing program became nationally accredited in 2010.blog comments powered by Disqus