Autism Hope Center Holds Open House

Updated March 11 , 2008 - The first phase of the Autism Hope Center in Columbus is finally a reality. About 30 community members were on hand at the Open House for the Autism Hope Center Thursday at Columbus Technical College. After a brief program and some words of thanks, the guests and the media … [Read more...]

Fighting Rising Fuel Costs

"Use less and produce more" is a way to fight rising fuel costs, according to Mr. Tim Justice, Dean of the School of Applied Business. Mr. Tim Justice, a long-time Economics instructor, was interviewed recently by WRBL reporter Kelly O'Connell. You can view a transcript and video of the interview … [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

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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...]

Four GOAL Finalists Announced

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Updated February 29, 2008 - The process to choose a top student for Columbus Technical College for 2008 continues. On February 28, the top four GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) finalists were announced: Stacie Kimbell / BOT-Legal Office Specialist Cody Starnes / … [Read more...]

College Enrollment Professionals Recognized

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March 5, 2008 - Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate our Director of Admissions, Nichole Kennedy, our Registrar, Kermelle Hensley and our Recruitment Manager, Tara Askew. All three women have earned the distinction of being recognized in the charter class as a Registered Enrollment … [Read more...]