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May 31, 2016

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New workforce training courses

Get the Microsoft Office training you need to be competitive in today’s workforce at our new Business & Community Training Center. The Business & Community Training Center, formerly Your Center of Learning, provides quality, professional career and workforce training at affordable prices to meet the changing needs of the business community. All of our training is delivered on-site by a qualified […]

ELI 2016 Announced

Twenty-two high school students will build their business and entrepreneurial skills at the 2016 Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI) at The Center The Center for Rural Development has selected 22 high school students from Southern and Eastern Kentucky to build their business and entrepreneurial skills at the 2016 Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI). ELI, a week-long summer […]

2016 Rogers Explorers Announced

One hundred and eighty-two students have been selected to attend 2016 Rogers Explorers summer youth leadership program Rogers Explorers are creative thinkers, career builders, and future leaders of Southern and Eastern Kentucky. This summer, 182 students —the largest class ever—will converge on the campuses of six Kentucky colleges and universities for The Center for Rural […]

2016 Rogers Scholars class announced

Sixty-four high school students have been selected…

$175,000 awarded to 17 KY counties

The Center for Rural Development and Brushy Fork Institute recently announced recipients for the 2016 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Flex-E-Grants. The grants will help fund 20 different projects in Southern and Eastern Kentucky communities totaling $175,000. Grant funding amounts—and planned projects in each community—are as follows: Stay in Clay —$10,000 – Clay County will utilize […]

Purchase a ticket for Houseboat Vacation

Purchase your ticket for a chance to win a Houseboat Vacation on beautiful Lake Cumberland.

KyGives Day in support of our youth

Support our Rogers Scholars program and the youth in Southern and Eastern Kentucky on KY Gives Day.

YCOL courses approved for credit hours

Are you in need of professional development hours? The Center for Rural Development has received approval under the Effective Instructional Leadership Act for educators to receive EILA hours for attending our Your Center of Learning training courses. Register now for our April courses! (Click on the course title to register for these Your Center of […]

May 23: Cyber security training

If you have a mobile device, use a computer, or utilize technology, as most of us do these days, protecting and keeping our personal information and sensitive business information safe is a top priority.

Three new Excel classes in May

Harness the power of Excel and become an advanced user at our Your Center of Learning Microsoft Office Excel classes at The Center for Rural Development. Microsoft Office specialist Carol Whitson will be leading three Excel classes in May for beginner, intermediate, and advanced-level users. Microsoft Office Excel 2013: Level 1 — May 6 8:30 a.m.-4:30 […]

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