VC graduates 143 from Vocational Nursing Program
Aug. 10, 2013 at 3:10 a.m.
Victoria College graduated 143 students in recent Vocational Nursing graduation ceremonies.
Students in the 12-month program learned how to provide basic bedside care to patients and are now eligible to take the National Licensure Exam for Practical Nurses as approved by the Texas Board of Nursing.
Students graduating from VC's Vocational Nursing Program were: Victor Aderinola, Ana Acosta Aguilar, Juanita Padilla Aguirre, Cynthia Ann Alderete, Kittra Lynette Allen, Patricia Ann Allen, Leah Victoria Anzualda, Andrea Lynn Arguellez, Kenya D. Austin, Selina Roxanne Bernal, Vivian Obiajulu Bonner, Renita DeLette Brigham, Mandy Lea Bustos, Rosanna Vasquez Cervantes, Charlene Lenora Contreras, Serina Louise Cortez, Leslie Carol Deal, Sharon Kay Diebel, Debra Ann Dollery, Sylvia Ann Escalante, Samantha Ashley Evans and Shelly Ann Fivecoat.
Also, Misty Michelle Garcia, Nichole Luna Garcia, Hannah Renee Gardner, L.K. Gonthier, Nicole Flowers Greely, Amanda Kay Henderson, Jenny Lee Jacob, Kelly Marie Krieger, Lisa Marie Krueger, Susan Denise Lenhart, Shae Lyn Mabry, Sonia Tufail Malik, Paula Yolanda Martinez, Gabriella Elise Mendieta, Molly G. Moodie, Brenda Lee Moreno, Andrea Catherine Neill, Regina Kay Odom, Ariel Nichelle Ousley, Jaynie Michelle Pakebusch, Sarah Denise Patterson, Veronica Pedraza, Rebecca Marie Powell, Jennifer Marie Quintanilla, Angela Ramos, Dominque Na'Cresha Ross, Valerie Ann Ruiz, Blanca Cruz Ruiz, Amanda Le Ann Sanchez, Samantha Marie Sierra, Laura Carmen Sifuentes, Ikeia C. Steele, Tangeler Yvonne Thomas, Briana Marie Vasquez, De Anshea Juanita Watkins, Kristen Marie Weber, Brandi Sherrie Williams and Cheri Lynn Wolter.
Evans was acknowledged as magna cum laude graduate; Cortez was a cum laude graduate; and Aguirre, Cervantes, Deal, Nichole Luna Garcia, Krieger, Moodie and Sierra were acknowledged as KEY Center Scholars.
Gonzales Center graduates of the Vocational Nursing Program are Ruth E. Adams, Katelyn E. Beaver, Jennifer L. Benton, Jessica N. Bienek, Lauren-Ashley Call, Maritza J. Castillo, Mary A. Currier, Rebekah N. Ellis, Amanda W. Fangman, Lorena Galvan, Kailyn E. Gann, Joshua D. Garcia, Ashleigh M. Gibson, Veronica Hernandez, Rhanda B. Hinton, Brittany G. Komoll, Samantha S. Mims, Shantell T. Mishler, Morgan T. Muhl, Heather M. Naquin, Shantiel L. Pardo, Elisabeth Perry, Codie J. Ramos, Valerie R. Raper, Candyse L. Rose, Rachael D. Sanders, Kristin N. Schuette, Cassandra L. Shaw, Ashley L. Skloss, Whitney D. Stefinsky, Erica P. Tamayo, Crystal M. Tealer, Arista B. Venegas, Gabriela Verduzco and Shelby Rose Voigt. Two students, Call and Fangman, graduated summa cum laude, Pardo graduated magna cum laude, and Hinton graduated cum laude.
Students graduating from the Vocational Nursing Program in Cuero are Eudelia Anne Banda, Nancy Elaine Branton, Cheryl Lynn Crosby-Howard, Theresa N. Gomez, Shecariah Andreas Gray Hayes, Wade Ian Green, Erica Griselda Hernandez, Leslie Ann Hillyard, Brooke Allana Kirchoff, Lauren Ashton Kirchoff, Kristen Dell Lopez, Audrey Jean Luna, Megan Lynn Martin, Tina Marie Matejek, Stanci Rae Pecena, Brenton Ray Penrod, Valarie Crosson Ramsey, Madison Smith-Purswell, Joe Vallejo and Domingo H. Villarreal. Hillyard and Luna were acknowledged as KEY Center Scholars.
Students graduating from the Zelda L. Allen School of Nursing in Hallettsville are Matthew Paul Berkovsky, Meghan R. Blascke, Jessica O'Neill Cain, LaKetra Shamier Collins, Adriana P. Cruz, Melissa Nicole Davis, Jessica Lynn Duty, Stephanie Michelle Estrada, Misty Rose Falcon, Lindsay Ann Gabler, Danielle Marie Galloway, Andrea Alexis Guajardo, Jelen Jeanette Hailstone, Reagan Noelle Hawk, Carley Jo Hermes, Lauren Brooke Jemelka, Ashley Rae Luna, Dixie Noami Miranda, Hilary Paige Moring, Taniquia LaShaye Nunn, Courtney Parish, Kimberly Kaye Patek, Cheryl Janak Pavliska, Marvette LaShay Pitre, Brooke Alayna Prause, Miranda Marie Rodriguez, Danielle Dawn Toro and Stephanie Dawn Young. Young was acknowledged as a summa cum laude graduate.