Category Archives: Community

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

Students work together to construct a cradle to protect an egg from cracking as it is dropped from a two story building.

SHELL PARTNERS WITH FLETCHER FOR “ENERGY” CAMP

Schriever, LA – Thirty-six students from the bayou region learned about careers in energy production at the Energy Venture Production Camp, June 10 – 14, held at Fletcher Technical Community College’s BP Integrated Production Technologies (IPT) building. This marks the fifth year that Shell Oil Company and Fletcher Technical Community College have collaborated to offerRead 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

Fletcher Food Pantry Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for Fletcher Food Locker

Schriever, LA – Following the donation of a commercial refrigerator from Healthy Blue Louisiana earlier this year, a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Fletcher Food Locker was held May 13, 2019. Guest speakers at the ceremony were Good Samaritan Food Bank Director, Lawrence DeHart, and Louisiana Commissioner of Higher Education Kim Hunter Reed. Research fromRead More

Alumni Grill Check Presentation

Fletcher establishes alumni association

Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College took another step toward institutional advancement by creating Fletcher’s Alumni Association. Created in August 2018, the group recently elected officers: Jeanne-Morgan Gernon, President Juan Clara, Vice President Alexis Knight, Secretary John Warren, Treasurer Joy Lymous, Ambassador The Alumni Association has already been at work with their first fundraiserRead More

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Fletcher’s Inaugural PT5K Race

  March 23, 2019 – 8:30 am Run Time Join Fletcher’s Beta Tau Rho Chapter of PTK host the 2019 PT5K race! Early Bird Registration – $20 (After March 1, 2019 – $25) Scholarship Giveaway – Must register and attend race to win.   Sponsorship Levels: Title Sponsor – $5,000 Company Logo on Event BannerRead More