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UAHT to hold Nursing Assistant Pinning Ceremony

Uaht Nursing Assistant Pinning Ceremony
UAHT to hold Nursing Assistant Pinning Ceremony
HOPE/TEXARKANA, AR – May 2, 2024

 The University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana will honor graduating students from the Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program with a special pinning ceremony on Friday, May 3, at 1:00 p.m. in the Science and Technology Building Lecture Hall on the Hope Campus.

Join us in recognizing the hard work, commitment, and compassion displayed by our CNA graduates. The pinning ceremony is a symbolic and meaningful tradition, marking the transition from student to professional in the healthcare field.

The nursing assistant program is available for traditional and high school students. High school students in 11th or 12th grade can take the courses for free through the Secondary Career and Technical Education Center. For more information about healthcare professions programs at UAHT, visit

 To enroll in summer or fall classes at UA Hope-Texarkana, contact the Purtle Advising Center at 870-722-8124, email [email protected], or contact your advisor today.


Hope Campus Graduates From left to right: Aniya Graham, Jessica Mendoza, Ny'Asia Maxie, Evelyn Young, Braylee Thomas, Jamiah Thomas, India Johnson, Tijuana Dixon. Front row...Millie Arroyo, and Ericha Smith.


Texarkana Campus Graduates From left to right: Dasheunna Purifoy, Alisha Muldrew, Justice Lawson, Lakita Hearon, and Princess Brandon.