Meridian News

Monday, Apr 25, 2016

Nearly 265 students from Meridian Technology Center will be recognized for completing their training during the school’s upcoming graduation.

Student achievements will be recognized at 6 pm on May 19 at the Wes Watkins Center at Oklahoma State University.

In addition to students who are completing their career training, Meridian will recognize students who have maintained outstanding academic standards throughout the school year and are members of National Technical Honor Society, the Leadership Class and Outstanding Students from each program area.

Friday, Apr 15, 2016

STILLWATER, Okla. – Grab your clubs and get ready to golf for a good cause.

The Meridian Technology Center Foundation will host a charity golf tournament on May 13 at Stillwater’s Lakeside Golf Course to raise scholarship funds for students in full-time training programs at the school.

Stillwater student Jason Kennedy is enrolled in the Practical Nursing program at Meridian Technology Center. Last year students from Meridian outscored state and national averages for passing the NCLEX.
Friday, Apr 15, 2016
 

Graduates of the Practical Nursing program at Meridian Technology Center continue to surpass state and national certification testing pass rates on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).

The NCLEX is the final step to entering the nursing profession. Individuals must graduate from a recognized nursing program, meet the requirements of their state board of nursing and then pass the National Council of State Boards of Nursing NCLEX exam before practicing.

Monday, Apr 11, 2016

STILLWATER, Okla. – Meridian Technology Center has recently announced new course offerings for personal and professional development classes.

“We have a wide variety of new classes for people to explore in the next few months. Whether they want to acquire a new skill, learn about a new computer operating system or take an industry certification test, we offer an affordable way for everyone to enjoy learning something new,” said Titus Lester, Meridian’s Coordinator of Short-Term Courses.

Friday, Apr 8, 2016

STILLWATER, Okla. – The greatest leaders throughout history have been nothing short of relentless in their pursuit of knowledge.

On April 22 join Marcy Luter, Staff and Management Development Training Coordinator at Meridian Technology Center, as she presents Strong Leaders Must Be Readers as part of the Everyday Leaders series.

Thursday, Mar 31, 2016

Grab your clubs and get ready to golf for a good cause! Support the Meridian Technology Center Foundation.

May 13, 2016
Lakeside Golf Course in Stillwater
Registration at 8 am | Shotgun start at 9 am

Registration is $85 per player or $325 for a 4-person team. Hole sponsorships are also available. Registration deadline is May 2. 
Contact Tammy Thomas at (405) 377-3333, ext. 227 for details.

Monday, Mar 7, 2016

7:30 am | March 17 | Center for Business Development Room 104N

STILLWATER, Okla. – Do you have a new computer with Windows 10 or are you wondering whether or not to upgrade to the new operating system?

Attend the March 17 Business for Breakfast event with Kim Strom, Coordinator of Computer Training Services at Meridian Technology Center, for a jam-packed session on new features of Windows 10 and the following:

Friday, Mar 4, 2016

STILLWATER, Okla. – Debbie Short, Meridian Technology Center Pre-Engineering Academy instructor, has been selected as a Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Master Teacher.

PLTW is a nonprofit organization that provides transformational learning experiences to K-12 students and teachers across the U.S., through K-12 pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science programs.

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016

7:30 am | May 6 | Leadercast 2016: Architects of Tomorrow 

STILLWATER, Okla. – Local residents have a chance to be part of a global audience on May 6 during the 2016 Leadercast.

As part of the Everyday Leaders series sponsored by Meridian and the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, Meridian will be a host site for the nationwide virtual leadership summit. Presenters include Andy Stanley, Dr. Henry Cloud, Nick Saban, Steve Wozniak, Kat Cole, James Brown, Rorke Denver and Chris-Barez-Brown.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016

7:30 am | February 18 | Center For Business Development Room 104N