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Pinning Ceremony for QCC Radiologic Technology Program Graduates

Contact: Cherie Ronayne
Office of Institutional Communications
508.854.2849
cronayne [at] qcc.mass.edu

Release Date: 
5/8/2007

WORCESTER, Mass.  –  Students who will be graduating from Quinsigamond Community College’s Radiologic Technology program this spring will be honored during a pinning ceremony formally recognizing those finishing the program.

The Rad Tech pinning ceremony will take place on Monday, May 21, at 7 p.m. in Quinsigamond’s Hebert Auditorium.

Students will wear their traditional uniform and be presented a special Rad Tech pin by the College to mark their achievement.  The pinning ceremony, which dates back to the 1800’s, also includes a symbolic candle lighting ceremony.

Graduates of QCC’s Associate of Science Degree in Radiologic Technology are eligible to take the ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) Registry Examination, which upon passing, signifies that they are Registered Technologists in Radiography.

Quinsigamond Community College is the most affordable higher education in Worcester County. As a regional leader in education and workforce development, QCC serves the diverse educational needs of Central Massachusetts by providing affordable, accessible, and high quality programming leading to transfer, career, and lifelong learning.