Nursing requires a compassionate attitude, and Melva Thomas provides an extra level of care as a hospice nurse to preserve her patients’ dignity and quality of life. Thomas has worked in hospice care for 18 years, beginning as a certified nursing assistant.
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Ashley Bolen won a 50-inch flat screen television in the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville bookstore’s drawing. Bolen is seeking her associate’s degree in general education.
Taylor Dale’s senior year wasn’t the typical senior experience. She kept two day planners throughout the year to stay on top of her fully loaded schedule as both a high school student and a full-time college student at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.
The inaugural class of students in the elementary education 2+2 program will enter the internship portion of the program this fall.
At the age of 7, Kristie Krueger was diagnosed with a cardiac condition. That condition resulted in several trips to the hospital via an ambulance in her childhood. The care she received from the emergency medical technicians and paramedics on those trips inspired her to become a paramedic.