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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

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

Phillip May

Mr. Phillip May named 2019 Commencement Speaker

Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College is pleased to announce that the guest speaker at their 2019 Commencement Ceremony will be Mr. Phillip May, President and Chief Executive Officer of Entergy Louisiana, LLC, which serves more than one million electric customers in the state. He is responsible for the company’s customer service, regulatory andRead 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

PT5K Race Logo

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

Memorandum of Understanding signing at South Lafourche

New Partnership

New Partnership between Fletcher and South Lafourche High School     Cut Off, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College and South Lafourche High School celebrated their new partnership by signing a memorandum of understanding agreement on Monday, October 29, 2018 at South Lafourche High School 3:00 pm. This agreement specifies the use of South LafourcheRead More

2nd Cohort Certified Line Worker

Certified Line Worker

Back Row Left to Right: Jacob Verdin, Bryson Peltier, Guy Knight III, Brandon Bruno, TreVon Lewis, Jaelen Harris, and Trey Autin. Front Row Left to Right: Trey Terrebonne, Koy Trosclair, Dylan Killian, Brian Melendez, Donovan Achee, and Philip Wall. Joerey Lewis not pictured. Fletcher celebrates the completion of its 2nd cohort of certified line workerRead More

Haas Foundation donates to Fletcher Foundation

HAAS Foundation

Pictured – Left to Right: Chandler LeBoeuf, Executive Director of Fletcher Foundation, Dr. Kristine Strickland, Chancellor of Fletcher, Adam Alban, Representative of Haas Factory Outlet a Division of Machine Tools, LLC, and Silas Payne, Dean of Technical Education.   Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College Foundation accepted a check for $10,000 from Gene HaasRead More

OpenStax Table

OpenStax

Photo provided by OpenStax, Rice University Fletcher Technical Community College Selected by OpenStax to Expand the Use of Open Education Resources Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College is one of nine institutions selected in competitive application process by OpenStax to expand the use of Open Education Resources (OER). OpenStax, home to Rice University, isRead More

Library Guru Award

LOUIS AWARDS

Fletcher Pedestal Bank Library Received Two Awards From LOUIS   Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College Pedestal Bank Library received two awards from LOUIS (The Louisiana Library Network). Nicole Shaw, Library Specialist, won the “Library Guru” award. This award goes to library support staff members who are helpful with their library and/or the LOUISRead More