Category Archives: Academics

airboat donation

ConocoPhillips Donates Airboat

SCHRIEVER, LA — Thanks to a donation from ConocoPhillips, Fletcher Technical Community College’s classroom has expanded to the sea. On Thursday, September 19, 2019, executives from ConocoPhillips delivered a 15’ Ronnie’s Aluminum Airboat to Fletcher’s BP Integrated Production Technologies Building in Schriever. The boat will be used in Fletcher’s upcoming Airboat Training class. “We wouldRead More

Faculty spotlight Jodi Duet

Faculty Spotlight: Jodi Duet

Where is your hometown? I grew up in Albany, Louisiana. It’s a small town with one stoplight. Everyone knows everyone! My husband and I moved to the area in 2008, when his job brought us here. I have also lived in Alabama and Texas. Where did you attend college? I attended the University of WestRead More

fresh market ribbon cutting

Students Benefit from Changes

Fresh Market Opens at Fletcher, Plans Unveiled for Upgraded Student Commons Areas SCHRIEVER, LA — Attendees of the Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce Business after Hours reception at Fletcher Technical Community College on August 15, 2019, were treated to the first look at the college’s Fresh Market food store and viewed plans for the upgraded StudentRead More

Service Award ceremony

Service Award Ceremony Held

Fletcher holds service awards during convocation   THIBODAUX, LA — Fletcher Technical Community College faculty and staff gathered together on August 12, 2019, in the beautiful facilities in the Wellness Center of Thibodaux Regional Medical Center for Convocation, which leads up to Fletcher’s Fall semester.   Between informative sessions around topics such as Conflict ManagementRead More

Cardio graduating class 2019

Cardio Completion Ceremony Held

FLETCHER HOLDS CARDIOPULMONARY CARE SCIENCE COMPLETION CEREMONY CLASS ACHIEVES 100% JOB PLACEMENT   SCHRIEVER, LA — Fletcher Technical Community College celebrated its summer 2019 Completion Ceremony for Associate of Science in Cardiopulmonary Care Science on July 25, 2019, at Fletcher’s main campus. Dr. Kristine Strickland, Chancellor, presided over the ceremony, and the guest speaker wasRead More

ASN Graduating Class 2019

FLETCHER HOLDS ASN PINNING CEREMONY

SCHRIEVER, LA — Fletcher Technical Community College celebrated its summer 2019 Pinning Ceremony for Associate of Science in Nursing on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Fletcher’s main campus. Dr. Kristine Strickland, Chancellor, presided over the ceremony. The special guest speaker was Fletcher Adjunct Faculty, Linda Songy, MSN, RN. “Fletcher Technical Community College is excited toRead More

Brittney Buquet - Fletcher Alumni Spotlight - August 2019

Fletcher Alumni Spotlight

Brittney Buquet grew up in Houma watching her father work his entire career at the same company in the oilfield. With the same loyalty, support, and guidance he gave to his job, he guided his daughter through life and shared with her his vast knowledge of his profession. Learning about the oil industry, coupled withRead More

Ribbon Cutting for Ochsner Cardiopulmonary Classroom

Ochsner Classroom Naming Ceremony Held in Thibodaux Facility

Thibodaux, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College is pleased to announce the receipt of a $10,000 gift from Ochsner Health System. The funds will be used to continue building the program, and Fletcher’s Cardiopulmonary classroom has been renamed. A ceremony was held Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Fletcher’s Thibodaux facility to formally recognize the OchsnerRead More

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Summer Workforce Courses – Register Now

Schriever, LA – Fletcher’s Workforce Solutions Department provides Louisiana-based business and industry the most advanced, flexible, and applicable education and training. In addition, Fletcher’s Workforce Solutions partners with businesses, chambers of commerce, and other agencies to create initiatives that address local workforce needs. In response to a workforce need in the area, Fletcher is pleasedRead More

Jacqueline Richard, Associate Professor of Geology

Fletcher Welcomes STEM Faculty Member

Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College is pleased to welcome Jacqueline Richard, Associate Professor of Geology. A Vertebrate Paleontologist, Professor Richard started her education at her local community college in Northern Illinois. She then attended the University of Kansas where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree (Biology major, Geology minor) before moving to NewRead More