Prestonsburg, KY — Big Sandy Community & Technical College has announced the graduates of Skills U 2019. The commencement ceremony took place on the Mayo Campus on June 21, 2019. Dr. Sherry Zylka, President of BSCTC addressed the graduates with encouragement and the challenge to keep pursuing education. Skills U is a statewide initiative to prepare students for college, help students obtain GEDs, improve basic skills, provide English as a Second Language courses, and prepare students for employment. Services are provided locally by school systems, community and technical colleges, community-based organizations, educational cooperatives, universities or local government.