Christus Spohn Alice Auxilary Presents Scholarships To CBC Alice Nursing Students

Photo Cutline: Three licensed vocational nursing (LVN) graduates from Coastal Bend College Alice recently received scholarships from the Christus Spohn Alice Auxilary.  Those in attendance for the scholarship presentation include (from left to right): Christus Spohn Alice Auxilary Member Joe Vela; CBC Interim Vocational Nursing Director Loana Hernandez; CBC LVN Assistant Professor Audrey Lorberau; CBC Graduate Hope Hinojosa; CBC Graduate Chelsea Torres; CBC Graduate Katy Springs; CBC Alice Site Director Dee Dee Arismendez; and Christus Spohn Alice … Continue reading Christus Spohn Alice Auxilary Presents Scholarships To CBC Alice Nursing Students

CBC Foundation awarded $5,000 for CNA Program in Pleasanton

Headline: CBC Foundation awarded $5,000 for CNA Program in Pleasanton Photo Cutline: Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio (BHFSA) President and CEO Cody Knowlton, center, presents a $5,000 grant to CBC Foundation Development and Program Manager Elizabeth Wilbanks, left, and CBC Foundation Board of Director Douglas Best, right. The grant will be used to fund scholarships for CNA students at CBC Pleasanton. PLEASANTON, TX—The Coastal Bend College Foundation recently received a $5,000 grant from the … Continue reading CBC Foundation awarded $5,000 for CNA Program in Pleasanton

CBC hosts annual Nurse Pinning and Candle Lighting Ceremony for LVN grads

Headline: CBC hosts annual Nurse Pinning and Candle Lighting Ceremony for LVN grads Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN) program hosted their annual pinning and candle lighting ceremony on Thursday, August 18 at the CBC Beeville campus. CBC’s ceremony honored LVN graduates from the Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton locations. The pinning ceremony is an annual event that signifies a student’s successful completion of their nursing education and commemorates their entrance into the … Continue reading CBC hosts annual Nurse Pinning and Candle Lighting Ceremony for LVN grads

Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College

Headline: Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) commencement exercises are scheduled for Friday, May 6. Two ceremonies will take place—one at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. inside of the Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center (gymnasium), which is located at the CBC Beeville campus on 3800 Charco Road. Graduates from CBC’s Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton locations will take part in the College’s annual commencement exercises. The … Continue reading Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College

CBC Vocational Nursing Club’s Heart Disease Awareness Fair

Photo Cutline: CBC’s Vocational Nursing student Sean Harris (far right) evaluates CBC student Gabby Short’s blood pressure at the Vocational Nursing Club's Heart Disease Awareness Fair. The fair was hosted on Feb. 25 in honor of American Heart Month. Individuals who attended the fair received free health screening services including: height measurements, weight measurements, body mass index measurements, blood pressure monitoring and blood glucose monitoring.