‘Can Do’ Regiment Honors CTC Employees


Columbus Technical College's Director of Creative Services, Scott Gossard, and Audio-Visual Technologist, Chris Graves, were honored by the 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment on March 17, 2008. Scott and Chris volunteered their time in December to videotape messages from family members of the … [Read more...]

Academy Night a Success


On March 25, 2008, Columbus Technical College held its third Dual Enrollment Academy Night, in partnership with the Muscogee County School District. This event was held for Muscogee County high school juniors and their parents to teach them about the many benefits of Dual Enrollment. About 30 … [Read more...]

Workforce Training in the News


Columbus Technical College was in the news recently as Georgia's workforce training program received a grant from the Department of Labor. Ellen Harvill, Director of Professional Development, shared information with WRBL about the WorkKeys test and the Georgia Work Ready … [Read more...]

Four Students Receive Radiology Scholarship


February 5, 2008 - Four Columbus Technical College Radiology students will be getting a helping hand with their school expenses, thanks to a special scholarship program. Each year, two seniors and two freshmen from Columbus Technical College are awarded the Aranas Scholarship for Radiology. The … [Read more...]

HERO Scholarship Winners

February 11, 2008 - Four Columbus Technical College students have been awarded the HERO (Helping Educate Reservists and their Offspring) Scholarship for Winter quarter 2008. It is the second time that students Monty Eller (Internet Specialist Degree) and Roberto Martinez (Management Supervisory … [Read more...]

Campus Security in the News

Campus security is on everyone's mind. Columbus Technical College's Chief of Security, Mr. Jeffrey LaMar, was interviewed recently by WTVM for a story on campus security. Local Media: "Local Colleges Evaluate Their Security Practices." WTVM.com. February 15, 2008, archive (pdf). … [Read more...]

Students Ace Professional Exams

February 21, 2008 - Several Columbus Technical College students recently passed professional exams: 11 cosmetology students took the state board exam, and all 11 students passed (100% success rate) 14 Automotive students took the ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) test, and all 14 students … [Read more...]

New Award Honors Dr. Edith Thompson


Updated February 25, 2008 - Dr. Edith "Edie" Thompson, a longtime representative of Columbus Technical College and tireless advocate for technical education, now has an award in her honor. Representatives from the Lighthouse State Planning Committee with the Technical College System of Georgia … [Read more...]