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Fletcher Statement Regarding COVID-19

Schriever, LA – In consultation with state and local government agencies, the decision has been made to transition to remote instructional delivery and online operations for a majority of courses, effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, until further notice. On Monday, March 16, 2020, the college will be closed. No faculty, staff or students should reportRead More

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VETERANS CENTER RECEIVES DONATION

Fletcher’s Veterans Center Receives Donation from South Louisiana Veteran Outreach   Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College’s Veterans Center recently received a donation of goods from the South Louisiana Veteran Outreach (SLVO). In addition to a television, the organization delivered school supplies, a refrigerator stocked with water and other drinks as well as frozenRead More

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Business and Nursing Articulation Agreement Signed

University of Holy Cross and Fletcher Technical Community College Add New Credit Transfer Agreements for Business and Nursing Fletcher students with business or nursing degree credits can now transfer credits to UHC (New Orleans) – The University of Holy Cross (UHC) and Fletcher Technical Community College (Fletcher) have signed articulation agreements between their business and nursing programsRead More

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Line Worker Program Closing Ceremony

Schriever, LA – It’s a sweet story when a son follows in his father’s footsteps. Maybe they played the same sports growing up, or perhaps they share a love for cars. Once in a while you do hear about a son who grows up and actually has the same job as his father. Rarely doRead More

FLETCHER RECEIVES BANKMOBILE “ACE” AWARD

SCHRIEVER, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College has received the BankMobile Achieve Campus Efficiency (ACE) award for the second year in a row. The ACE award recognizes BankMobile partner institutions who: Achieve Campus Efficiency by disbursing at least 90% of all refunds electronically. Promote the refund disbursement program and process so that at least 40%Read More

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Gene Haas Foundation Donates to Scholarship Fund

HOUMA – The Gene Haas Foundation presented Fletcher Technical Community College Foundation with a check for $10,000 on Monday, November 18, 2019, in Houma. This investment will be allocated towards Machine Tool Technology program for student scholarships. “Fletcher Technical Community College is grateful for the continued support of Haas,” commented Dr. Kristine Strickland, Chancellor. “OurRead More

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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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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

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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

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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