Free Leadership Conference for BCTC Students

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 15, 2009) The Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, an honor society for two-year colleges, invites BCTC students to a Leadership Conference being held 10 a.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Cooper Campus, 470 Cooper Drive, Lexington. The conference is free and includes a lunch, but students must pre-register. More than $400 worth of door prizes will be given out during the day between speakers.

Keynote speakers at the conference include state Rep. Ruth Ann Palumbo, Fayette County Family Court Judge Lucinda Masterson, and University of Kentucky Assistant Vice President for Public Safety Anthany Beatty, who formerly served as Lexington Police Chief.

Register for the event by emailing one of the following: Lucinda Baker at ; Cindy Tucker at; or Billy Hintze at

Phi Theta Kappa emphasizes academic excellence, leadership, community service, and fellowship. Members have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including planning, coordinating and hosting events.