WKCTC to award more than 1200 degrees, first nursing pins during fall commencement Dec. 11

West Kentucky Community and Technical College will honor more than 1,200 candidates for graduation during a 7 p.m. commencement ceremony December 11 at the Luther F. Carson Four Rivers Center. For the first time, nursing students will also receive their nursing pins as part of the commencement ceremony. Featured commencement speaker, Allen North, an assistant vice president in the Banking Supervision...

Federal Reserve VP Jackson will be keynote speaker for U of L Women’s Empowerment luncheon Nov. 9

Nikki R. Jackson, senior vice president and regional executive at the Louisville Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, will be the keynote speaker Nov. 9 at the annual Women’s Empowerment Luncheon for the University of Louisville Women’s Center. The event takes place at 11:30 a.m. at the University Club, 200 E. Brandeis Ave. Jackson will discuss “Women and Work: What are We Doing to...

Kentucky Summit on Philanthropy explores funding partnerships, connecting for charity

  The Kentucky Philanthropy Initiative will convene the fifth annual Kentucky Summit on Philanthropy at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Lexington on Sept. 11-12. This year’s Summit, entitled Making Connections, is presented in partnership with the Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland and St. Louis.   The two-day event will include workshops and sessions designed to introduce and explore...