Ceremonies planned for nursing/med lab tech students

Brook Sheets
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Brooke Sheets, of Hershey, smiles after a nurse pinning ceremony at North Platte Community College last year. This year's Associate Degree Nursing ceremony is scheduled for May 7.

Mid-Plains Community College will honor students in its Associate Degree Nursing and Medical Laboratory Technician programs May 7. 

Activities will begin with an ADN pinning/commencement ceremony at 12:30 p.m. in the McDonald-Belton Gymnasium on the North Platte Community College South Campus, 601 W. State Farm Rd., in North Platte. 

Those unable to attend in person can view a livestream at: https://www.youtube.com/user/MPCCedu

At 1 p.m., MLT will host a certificate presentation across campus in Room 108 of the Health and Science Center. 

Both ceremonies will be open to the public. Guests will be required to wear masks and adhere to current social distancing protocols. 

The following students will be recognized. 

Associate Degree Nursing 

Bassett – Jessica Hollenbeck  

Brady – Madison Christophersen 

Broken Bow – Nichole Powers 

Callaway – Angela Ortiz  

Cozad – Kalynn Fleharty 

Culbertson – Jennifer Oltman             

Curtis – Angeline Marie         

Elyria - Jurnee Saner  

Gothenburg – Ashley Garza 

Grant - Taylor York               

McCook – Valisha Raile        

Mullen – Randii Byrd, Lindsey Fay 

North Platte – Keri Allen, Bryar Anthony, Brittany Davis, Katherine Donohoe, Shalee Fillmer, RaeLynn Foster, Jordan Goodell, Samantha Gutherless, Elisha Keim, Misti McEntire, Kendal Naranjo, Paul Njora, Brooke Rosales, Lexi Sandoz, Sydney Stroh, Alexandra Varney, Courtney Viter   

Ogallala – Kourtnie Gardner, Nathaniel Smith 

Stapleton – Kaylie Beierman, Stephenie Nelson  

Wauneta – Roseanna Vapenik 


Frederick – Antonia Villani           

Medical Laboratory Technician 

Arnold – Jessi Swopes 

Big Springs – Alicia Brown 

Hershey – Raychel Banks 

Keystone – Debra Cleveland 

McCook – Michaela Holdcroft 

North Platte – Jessica Rivera 

Ogallala – Kimberly Bassett, Kyle Podowski 

Ord – Brittany Pollard