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18 Military St. • Houlton, ME 04730
otsmith@rsu29.org • 207-521-3100 ext.5 • Fax: 207-521-3151
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News & Events

New Books New Readers Class

This class provides an opportunity to participate in interesting conversations (only if you want to) and get great books to add to your home library for free!  Meet four times, read 9 great children’s books around the theme of What It Takes and discuss them in an adult way.

Wednesdays: Oct. 8th & 22nd; Nov. 5th & 19th from 10:30am to Noon in Room 111 at the Houlton Higher Education Center.  Call Bernadette at 521-3100 x5 to register.  

Click the link to view comments about this class from past participants.  New_Books_New_Readers_Fall_2014.pdf

 

 

 

 

Posted by Tracy Rockwell  on August 14, 2014 | Read more in: Upcoming Classes

CNA Graduates

A Step on their Career Pathway

The Houlton / Hodgdon Adult Education program would like to present the most recent group of graduates for the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program.  Each student has successfully completed the 220 hour certification program, including classroom, lab, and clinical requirements.  Additionally, each has completed a step on their career pathways ladder in the health sciences field. 

For more information on our career pathways health science programs, contact Adult Education at 521-3100 x5.

From left to right (front row - seated): Becky Russell, Nursing Instructor; (back row):  Miranda McClure, Karla Flanders, Krista Maguire, Michelle Moore, and Shelby Lane 

 

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Posted by Tracy Rockwell  on June 5, 2014 | Read more in: Events

Congratulations Corner

Congratulations Corner

Welcome to “Congratulations Corner”, our local stop where we at the Adult Education office recognize your accomplishments.  The staff and teachers at Houlton Hodgdon Adult Education are very excited when students reach certain educational milestones.  So let us hightlight such accomplishments.  And if you happen to be at our office at the Houlton Higher Education Center, look at the "Congratulations Wall" on the corner, across from the office doors for additional recognition and photo ops.   


For this installment of “Congratulations Corner”, we would like to recognize the following students for receiving their CNA Certification:

Nadia Boutot, Courtney Bragan, Robert Cowperthwaite, Kelsey Foster, Lee-Anna Lacharite, Jessaca Perry, Mataya Ryan,  Brittany Scott, Valerie Suitter, and Maynard Tingley III. 

 

We would also like to recognize the following students for achieving their Personal Support Specialist (PSS) certification:

 Rebecca Hughes, April Levesque, Diana Orris, and Shanisha Sewell

 

 

Posted by Tracy Rockwell  on July 19, 2013 | Read more in: News

Businesses Meet for Cyber Strategy

Picture of TV Screen subdivided to illustrate different sites being in on virtual meeting through broadband connectivity.

A new chapter in business strategy was written on June 5, 2013 when over a dozen businesses in Aroostook County, Maine met via the Internet to discuss marketing and communications issues at three sites, the Univ. of Maine at Fort Kent, Northern Maine Development Corp. in Caribou, and Region Two Vocational in Houlton. Nancy Marshall from Nancy Marshall Communications facilitated the session through technology provided by the USDA RUS grant and the CONNECT ME authority.  Internet-focused business sessions and related adult education classes will be offered across the state of Maine in the fall of 2013. 

Business people attending the Southern Aroostook site to meet virtually with other small business owners to hear Nancy Marshall speak about using broadband connectivity to improve business.

 

Posted by Bernadette Farrar  on June 13, 2013

Adult Ed Students Attend LEAD Candidate Forum

Monday, October 15, six students traveled to Houlton High School to attend a candidate forum sponsored by LEAD (Leaders  Encouraging Aroostook Development).  Audience members were asked to submit questions to the candidates to hear their position on different issues ranging from energy to education.  Candidates participating in the forum are running for state senate and house positions.  This activity is part of Houlton Hodgdon Adult Education's participation in the 2012 VERA (Voter Education Registration and Action) project.

 

Posted by Bernadette Farrar  on October 19, 2012

 
 

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18 Military St. • Houlton, ME 04730
otsmith@rsu29.org • 207-521-3100 ext.5 • Fax: 207-521-3151