College News


The Barton Community College Library will once again team up with the English department and Barton’s literary annual “Prairie Ink” staff to host a “Writing Workshop” from 6-8 p.m. Feb. 23 in the Cavanaugh Room in the Barton Library.

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to weld, now is your chance thanks to Barton Community College’s spring stick welding class, which will be offered from 6-9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday nights from March 6 through May 11 in the welding lab in the Technical Building.

Barton Community College has offered dual credit courses at Larned High School since the early 2000s. Because of this partnership, some of LHS’s teachers are also Barton adjunct faculty. Students can enroll in general education courses such as college-level math and English to help get a head start on their college coursework. Now carpentry has joined the lineup.