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West Virgina couple complete degrees online, trek to Barton for graduation

Bryan and Tara Webb of West Virginia completed their college degrees at Barton Community College online, but made the trip to Kansas for last Thursday's graduation ceremony.

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Wearing a smile a mile wide, Tara Webb of West Virginia strides across the stage and accepts her diploma in front of hundreds of other Barton Community College graduates.
For many of her peers, it was the last time they set foot on Barton’s campus, or even within the Kansas border. For Tara, and her fellow-graduate and husband Bryan, however, it was the first time they found themselves on campus since they began taking classes a few years ago.
The young couple finished all their coursework through BARTonline, Barton’s online learning component that offers several career-training, transfer and ...

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